Jaime Varon

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Start Planning Your Vacation Now — These Are the Most Beautiful Islands in the World

Who’s ready to become a castaway? 🌴<p>1 Bora Bora — French Polynesia<p>It's hard to top the powder-soft white-sand beaches on the island of Bora Bora, …

Cape Cod

The 20 greatest cities to visit in spring

John Keats was not a man given to effusive bursts of happiness. Witness his brooding “Ode to a Nightingale”, written in the growing warmth of May 1819, but lost to an opening line of: “My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains my sense/ As though of hemlock I had drunk”.<p>And yet even this most …

25 Free Things to Do on Your Next Visit to Los Angeles

Tourists flock to Los Angeles for a behind-the-scenes peek at the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, but there’s so much more to this SoCal city beyond …

12 Mind-Blowing, Affordable Adventures for Your Bucket List

Start planning your next vacation now.<p>Are you an adventure hound who lives for trips that test your physical limits? Have you fantasized about …

These lesser-known European National Parks will Take Your Breath Away

From stunning mountain peaks to deep, lush valleys, European national parks offer the most stunning and diverse landscapes. Travel to these national …

European Travel

12 U.S. Breweries Where the Views Match the Beer

So many tasting rooms and brewery tours are indoor, hoppy affairs, where feet stick to the floor from spilled beer and the only views are of giant, gleaming barrels. But these U.S. breweries, where the pours are all top notch, come with something more: waterfront views, fall foliage, and in some …

10 New UNESCO World Heritage Sites For Your Travel List

Start planning a trip to these world wonders.<p>This past week, UNESCO updated its eclectic list of the world's most fascinating places. Countries campaign hard to get their treasured wilderness reserves, archeological ruins, and historic sites recognized by the esteemed program. After much …

The world's 8 most underrated cities and why you should visit them

1. Porto, Portugal<p><b>Emma Higgins (Gotta Keep Movin’ - gottakeepmovin.com)</b><p>Often outshined by nearby Lisbon, Porto can be thought of as the Portuguese …

The 21 best heist movies of all time, ranked

With the high stakes, and the top-shelf actors and directors who seem to gravitate to the genre, when it's done right, it can be a thrilling cinematic experience.<p>With "Ocean's 8" hitting theaters Friday — where the likes of Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson, and Rihanna …

11 Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning.<p><i>Originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>No more waiting for your annual …

5 of the Best Beaches to Camp in the USA

Beaches and camping go hand-in-hand, especially in the summertime. Enjoy a night under the stars and days filled with sun, sand, and surf.<p>Camping is one of America's favorite pastimes. So is sunbathing along gorgeous coastlines. Combine the two and what do you get? An amazing time. Here are our …

22 Underrated Gems On Netflix No Movie Lover Should Miss

It's been more than a year since streaming services invaded our bedrooms, and 'Netflix and chill' became a legit excuse to not leave the house during …

4 amazing travel destinations to escape the heat this summer

Summer has officially been here for a couple of weeks now, and with it comes the summer heat waves.Over the past few weeks, the southwestern United …

Green vacations: 10 places that don't cost the Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> Travelers are more socially and environmentally conscious than ever, seeking to get away safe in the knowledge they've had minimal impact on the planet's resources.<p>With 2017 named as the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the spotlight is even more on …

Costa Rica

Where to Ski (Yes, on Snow) this Fourth of July Weekend

July 4th

The best small town for every type of traveler

Every traveler has their thing.<p>Some want to rappel down waterfalls, others just want to laze by the beach. Some are super into wine, others love a good brew.<p>And with so many towns to choose from, sometimes it's hard to get it right.<p>Here are 15 of the best small towns in the world for every type of …

Top 25 Cities Where You Can Live Large on Less Than $70k | Investopedia

We’ve all heard the real estate mantra: location, location, location. As far as price is concerned, where a house is located is typically more …

14 Amsterdam Airbnbs That Will Completely Blow Your Mind

1 of 14|Combo City Centre Apartments|US$694 per night - LINK<p>2 of 14|Loft Apartment In Former Monastery|US$341 per night - LINK<p>3 of 14|Large Central …

Lofts

9 Starbucks secret menu Frappuccinos you need to order asap

How have we gone this long without a Twix Frappuccino?!<p>If you didn't already know, there are thousands of secret menus floating around the internet. The McDonald's one is pretty well known - but it's the Starbucks' Frappuccino one you really need to know about.<p><i>Disclaimer: some of these components</i> …

The best men's dress shirts for every taste and price

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The Insider Picks team has gotten to try dress shirts from established workwear brands like T. M. Lewin and startups like Twillory and …

Brooks Brothers

The 51 Most Beautiful Places On Earth

As shared by the BuzzFeed Community.<p><i>Responses have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

Books That Help Kids Know and Love Themselves

If you ask most parents, we’ll probably tell you that we want our kids to know who they are and to love themselves. Because it’s both, right? We want …

Kids

10 Absurdly Underrated Cities in Europe

Looking for some cities less commonly seen by the typical tourists eye? While places like Barcelona and Rome are a must, we’ve got some equally …

You can buy elite residency in Thailand for $60,000 — and the government will even provide a 'concierge' service

There are seven different packages, with the most expensive being the "Elite Ultimate Privilege" scheme.<p>It costs $60,000 for 20 years residency, along with a $600 a year membership fee.<p>Included in the price is a state-sponsored concierge programme, entitling members to VIP access to government …

Great Travel and Productivity Apps You Haven’t Tried (Yet)

The 2017 Webby Award nominees have been announced. (Side note: we were nominated for Best Lifestyle Publication; vote for us here.) The Productivity …

Productivity Apps

Italy's sleeping beauty: 400-year-old castle near Venice brought back to life

Close to Padua and less than an hour’s train ride from Venice, Castello del Catajo is an enormous newly-restored medieval fantasy with, so far, few foreign visitors<p>It’s amazing, given the millions who flock into Venice, that hardly any tourists venture beyond the lagoon. Just 50km from la …

Italy

Traveling Is No Excuse to Skip Your Regular Meetings

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

50 Awesome April Fools’ Day Pranks Your Kids Will Totally Fall For

Because if your kids don't learn pranking at home, they'll learn it on the streets.

72 Hours in Iceland: What Every Twenty-Something Should Actually Do

There’s no mistaking it: Iceland is officially on everyone’s travel radar. The land of fire and ice has become one of the world’s hottest travel …

20 Dope Sneakers You Can Get For $100 Or Less

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