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16 Epic Places in Germany Even Germans Don't Know About

Whether or not most people realize it, Germany is a country filled with spellbinding scenery and marvelous historical buildings, towns, and villages. …

These Stunning Countries Are the World's Least Visited

If you are literally sick and tired of seeing billions of tourists on vacation, have no fear, because the United Nations World Tourism Organisation …

European Travel

Stunning photos show the beauty of the 19 new UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the globe

1/<p>1. Colombia's Chiribiquete national park is a new entrant. The site some of the most concentrated plant diversity in the Amazon and is famous for …

18 of the world’s best rail journeys

<b>UK</b><p><b>London to Fort William</b><p><b>Duration: 419 miles/13hr<br>Price (single): From £45</b><br>The Caledonian Sleeper, one of Britain’s last sleeper services (the other is the Night Riviera to Penzance), is getting a £100m upgrade. The new trains will have double beds, en suites, Highland food and Arran toiletries. …

Trains

Ice Destination Wedding Venues for Every 'Frozen' Princess

These winter wonderland ice destination wedding venues in Norway, Sweden, Finland, Switzerland and Canada would suit Queen Elsa — and every winter-loving bride.

13 places with the bluest water in the world

Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week — who are we to limit you) staring off into a tranquil blue sea.<p>To help you find your inner peace, and catch a few waves and rays while you're at it, we've put together a list of some of the bluest waters in …

National Parks

These Gymnasts' Ab Routine to Uptown Funk Looks Insanely Difficult

What can make four and a half minutes of nonstop ab exercises more bearable? Bruno Mars. The Gymnastics Gym Club in Calgary, Canada impressed us with a challenging ab routine set to the Grammy winner's hit "Uptown Funk." The young girls power through all types of plank and crunch variations without …

The 16 Hottest Restaurants In Dallas Right Now, August 2018

Where to make a reservation tonight, tomorrow, this weekend<p>A new month has arrived, which means that it's time for a fresh update of the Eater Dallas Heatmap, a monthly guide to the city's hottest restaurants intended to answer the age-old question: <b>"Where should I eat tonight?"</b><p>This month's update …

Texas

4 Innovative Toy Startups that Will Make You Forget All About Toys 'R' Us

Whether you are crying or cheering now that Toys 'R' Us is gone, these playful startups will inspire you.<p>Like many of you, I grew up a Toys 'R' Us kid. Every time I saw that orange giraffe I would cheer with glee. That's why when I heard that Toys 'R' Us is closing, my inner child hoped they were …

25 under-the-radar places in Latin America to visit in your lifetime, according to the world’s top travel experts

From the darkest depths of Peru to the crystal blue underground cenotes of Mexico, there is something incredibly alluring about Latin America.<p>However, the best off-the-beaten-track destinations are usually discovered by word of mouth, often among travellers on the road from hostel bunkbeds or over …

South America

Facebook Doesn't Make It Easy to Delete Your Account. Here's How to Do It

Before you do, you should probably download your data.<p>Facebook's come in for a lot of criticism lately, and one of the biggest is that it collects a massive amount of personal information on each of its users and uses that information for its ad targeting. Then there's the fact that the social …

Social Media

Every Hidden Wonder of the World You Need to Visit, Mapped

When it comes to exploring the unexplored, things can get somewhat difficult. After all, much of the world has been trekked by somebody or other, and …

These secret Netflix codes unlock hidden show and movie categories

The recommended content on your Netflix account comes from a complicated algorithm analyzing your viewing history.<p>And unless you are sharing your …

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

14 Gorgeous Islands in Europe That Americans Always Overlook

Europe is chock-full of islands -- big ones, little ones, hot ones, cold ones, and hell, even one confusingly called “Ireland.” Most tourists stick …

5 Apps That Should Terrify Every Parent, According To Experts

If you see these on your teen's phone, it's time for a talk.<p>The internet can be a cesspool of danger for some teenagers, says Sedgrid Lewis, an internet safety expert who blogs under the moniker Spy Parent. Some of the apps that teens favor can expose them to predators and encourage them to engage …

Apps

Dallas’ Newest Cocktail Bar Is Now Open In Oak Cliff

Oak Cliff is now home to Tiny Victories, the city’s newest cocktail bar.<p>The new destination for well-mixed drinks is now open at 602 North Tyler Street in Oak Cliff, occupying a 1,000 square foot space that offers seating for 40 drinkers, according to a press release. The spot is going for an …

21 Cooking Charts That'll Make Any Foodie Say "Excuse Me, What?!"

* prints and tapes to fridge *

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

Bitcoin

9 Falafel Recipes That Will Get You Hooked on Mediterranean Meals

Have we mentioned that we love debunking the myth that store-bought is superior to homemade? You guessed it: When it comes to a falafel recipe, …

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Employment

You Can Take These 8,000 College and University Courses For Free

College is expensive. In recent years several universities and colleges around the world have started offering some of their courses for free. Over …

10 websites every school computer lab should bookmark | Salon.com

When kids visit the computer lab after school, they're usually there to finish homework and pass the time productively, so you want them to access the best tools possible. These math, reading, news, and reference websites can help kids practice skills, find facts, and explore cool topics. And if …

To Win This Board Game, Keep Away From The Matchmaker

In a wealthy suburb in Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, a group of young Pakistanis veered between laughter and distress as they played a board game that echoed their lives in both funny and painful ways.<p>The name of the game is Arranged and the goal is to avoid at all costs an arranged marriage — …

17 Unreal Bars for a Drink You’ll Never Forget

There are many great bars in the world, but only a handful offer an unforgettable experience.<p>Whether it's one of the most breathtaking views in the …

15-Minute Butt Workout From Blake Lively’s Trainer

We rely on our glutes for a lot of things. Most importantly, to simply stand up and walk, ascend a flight of stairs, and pick up heavy things …

What's Billy Bob's next big idea? Five food and fun venues at Irving Music Factory

<b>Updated at 11 a.m.: This article was updated to include information on the role of Restaurants Unlimited.</b><p>A big name in North Texas entertainment is …