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11 insanely beautiful castles you can actually stay the night in

If only the kings, counts, and lords of the 13th century had Instagram in mind when they commissioned these castles — or maybe they did. Either way, …

11 of the Amex Platinum Card's Most Valuable Benefits

The Amex Platinum may have a $550 annual fee, but it doesn’t take much to get much more than that in value from its perks. This card ranks …

The Amazing Beach Paradise You’ve Never Heard Of

Halfway between Miami and Key West, you’ll find this hidden Florida gem.<p>One look at these throwback villas tucked into 18 acres on a former coconut …

The Best Places to Stay in Tuscany

In this guide, you'll find the best places to stay in Tuscany, from top-rated hotels in Tuscany's popular hill towns and cities to agriturismo …

Tuscany

The 13 Best Last-Minute Gifts from REI

The holidays can be expensive, so over the last few months we've made a point to find and share the best deals on the best stuff we've ever tested. Fortunately for all of us, REI is having another sale. While it runs through December 24, order by December 20 at 9 a.m. PST to make the shipping …

Backpacking

33 Amazing U.S. Cities You Should Visit in 2018

If you’re the type of person who keeps a travel bucket list, you probably have destinations all over the world that you’d like to visit. But there …

Bill Gates thinks you should read these 5 books

A celebrity comic's autobiography and a blunt tale of eviction in Milwaukee are just two of the billionaire's recommended reads.<p>Ah, books, the great equalizer. Most of us can't live like billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, but we can read like him. On Monday, Gates recommended five diverse …

Bill Gates

Where to Eat in Paris Right Now

Our methodology is simple. We asked ourselves to be really honest, like “last meal” honest, about the food we live and fly for, and we canvased our trusted network of writers, chefs, and restaurateurs for the dishes they can’t stop dreaming about thereafter. What follows is the print-it-out …

12 Must-Read Books That Will Raise Your Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

I didn't learn about emotional intelligence until well into my 30s. By that time, I had started to realize that the best leaders -- those exhibiting high levels of EQ -- typically showed more self-awareness, collaborated better with others, and got promoted faster.<p>While EQ has been hotly debated …

Emotional Intelligence

Best Street Eats & Fast Food in Paris

Despite the city of light's reputation as a shangri-la for street fare like crepes, finding high-quality fast food in Paris can be hit-and-miss. …

France

Top 10 Bitcoin wallets that you need to try right now

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share19<p>+11<p>Shares 32<p>Bitcoin is changing the way we look at the future digital payment. While Bitcoin is now incredibly difficult to mine, …

Apple Approves Toast Wallet Supporting Ripple's XRP Currency

<b>Apple has been on quite a roll as of late. More specifically, the technology giant is slowly making it easier for cryptocurrency wallets to get</b> …

Top 10 Bitcoin Digital Wallet Apps That Will Hold All Your Profits

The Bitcoin phenomenon has become impossible to ignore, especially in light of futures trading. In this day and age apps have become an everyday part …

You Can Rent Your Own Private Island in the Bahamas for $450 a Night

Tired of overpriced hotels and busy cities full of tourists? Now you and your friends can split the cost of an actual island for the vacation of a …

Everglades National Park, Florida

<b>EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, FLORIDA:</b> No introduction is needed for this sprawling park at the tip of Florida-it is one of the flattest, most visited, …

How Do I Buy Ethereum? | Investopedia

In 2017, Ethereum has grown at an incredibly rapid pace. In fact, the third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. It was at one point …

Visiting London? Insiders share tips

<b>(CNN) —</b> Buckingham Palace, the Dickens Museum, Hyde Park, a Hitchcock walking tour, Kew Gardens, Shakespeare's Globe Theater, St. Paul's cathedral, the Thames, Wimbledon -- these are just a few examples of the best of London .<p>It should be no surprise that a city 2,000 years old is an alphabetic …

England

Monastero Santa Rosa, Amalfi: A monastery that’s become a beautiful hotel

Hetty Chidwick visited Monastero Santa Rosa on Italy's magical Amalfi coast, and didn't want to leave.<p>Perched majestically on the edge of the …

Italy

Best Places to Go Camping in the South

Add some fresh air to your next vacation.<p>While we love to sip a gin and tonic in one of the South’s grand hotels, we’re just as happy with a bottle …

8 Of London's Most Idyllic Outdoor Restaurants

Groucho Marx once proclaimed, "I hate London when it's not raining." Evidently, he hadn't sipped on a G&T on the Boundary Rooftop. Admittedly the …

Groucho Marx

Confused about tipping abroad? This interactive map will solve your problems

Despite our global connectivity and all the information available at our fingertips, tipping remains an etiquette nightmare for many travellers. Now an interactive map will help you work out exactly when and how much to tip based on where in the world you are.<p>The online tool – called ‘Tip Advisor’ …

21 Paris bistros and brasseries for an amazing dinner you can afford

Paris, with its Old World charms, had begun to look old hat as a dining destination in recent years after London, New York and other cities grabbed …

France

French châteaux: 10 princely stays at affordable prices

A château holiday needn’t cost a king’s ransom. These 10 sumptuous castles-turned-hotels across France won’t break the bank<p><b>Château de la Côte</b><b>, nr Périgueux, Dordogne</b><p>This spectacular 15th-century château has been owned and run by the same family since the last century. Travel past golden sunflower …

France

10 secret places in Paris you would never discover on your own

SECRET TOUR GUIDE and filmmaker Mathieu Stern reveals the top 10 secret places to discover in Paris.<p>1 – Jardin alpin (Map)<br>Nestled in the heart of the …

The 5 best French vineyard hotels

<b>Chateau Pierre de Serjac, Languedoc</b><p>The Irish owners of the historic Château Pierre de Serjac teamed up with Frenchman Laurent Bonfils to create this …

The 10 Most Beautiful Small Towns in France

While we love Paris in the summer when it sizzles or the winter when it drizzles, there's plenty more to see in France than just the capital. From wine country to the Alps, these small towns have beauty to rival any major city in the world.

European Travel

Blend in With the Locals at these 7 Petits Cafés in Paris

With over 7000 cafés in Paris, it can be almost impossible to avoid the tourist traps. How do you find those places that combine a taste for elegance …

France on a budget: an expert guide to holidaying like the French

A few weeks’ vacances in countryside, coast or mountains are regarded as a universal right in France, and the French are expert at it. Here are some tips on copying them<p>They’re our closest neighbours, and experts at holidaying in their own country, but the French themselves can’t always afford …

France

The 15-Minute Bodyweight Workout You Can Do Anywhere

The last thing any runner, mountain biker, or rock climber wants to do is take their strength training to the (not so great) indoors. But like it or not, strength training is a critical part of an endurance workout regimen. It prevents muscle imbalances, protects you from injury, and increases …

Workouts

13 Badass Adventures in the U.S. National Parks

One of the reasons that we cherish America’s national parks so much is that they provide us a place to go play, outside, away from technology, away from work, and in some of the most unique and wonderful natural environments found anywhere in the world. Such places have inspired inventive creations …