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Uncover the drama of a journey along Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coastal Route

Great golf, excellent restaurants and world-class accommodation ensure Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coast never disappoints

Ireland

10 Places to Visit in Sweden That Aren't Stockholm

Sweden is known for many things: interior design, edgy fashion, meatballs, and ABBA (obviously). And the best part? It can all be experienced in Stockholm, the country's dynamic capital. And while Stockholm should be a stop on every traveler's Swedish itinerary, there's so much more to this …

Europe

4 thermal baths that will convince you to book a flight to Budapest ASAP

The end of summer always initially feels like a bummer, but once you’ve gotten over your summer scaries, it’s basically nothing but blue skies, …

Budapest

Ask an Expat: Living in Madrid, Spain

Madrid, Spain’s capital city packed with history and culture…<p>I have recently moved to Spain myself (to Valencia) and I am really enjoying life here. …

Spain

Serbia: PLAYING POOL IN TURKISH CLOTHES (2)

“As if those small birds have sung to me: ‘Go ahead, traveler! Travel your fatherland! Sure it is small, but it’s also more magnificent than any …

Europe

Serbia: FOLLOWING BRITON THROUGH SERBIA (1)

The first idea for this trip came from Andrew Archibald Paton, the 19th century British diplomat, whose book I was fortunate to stumbled upon in a …

Europe

Incredible Canberra Winery Tour with Vines Wines

Being based in Canberra - the capital of Australia this year, one of the things I was most excited to do in the area was indulge in the surrounding …

Asia Travel

A very Mauritian street food lunch at Ti’ Kouloir in Grand Baie

What a funny little place in a small street in Grand Baie. If you are looking for the best ‘<i>boulettes</i>‘ in the north of the island: you must go to Ti’ …

Travel

Construct own travel van and pursue your dreams! An inspiring interview and instruction from Oscar

What has motivated you for a long-term travel?<p>I became passionate about having a long-term trip when I was 25, at about that age I got to know many …

RVs

Iceland - Food Tour Reykjavik

We love food, and that is only an understatement. So, when I saw that you could do a food tour in Reykjavik, I didn’t hesitate and booked one. You …

Iceland

Holiday on a Budget: Ibiza

After months of stress with Work/University, my friend and I booked a last minute trip to Ibiza at the beginning of March. Flights were booked for …

Travel

Snapshots of Japan | American Craft Beer at Yokohama’s Antenna America

The advantage of meeting up with friends in Japan is that they can guide us to the best places for food and drink, none more so than food and drink …

Japan

A Holiday Guide to New York City Souvenirs

March 6, 2017<p>New York City Souvenirs for the Holidays (Psst, some of this stuff can be found at Amazon so click below)<p>I know it feels SUPER early to …

New York Yankees

Flight 1718: Going South quickly

<b>Invercargill</b> <b><br>New Zealand<br>12 Oct 2017</b><p><i>WLG-IVC</i> <i><br>NZ 8873 Q300 ZK-NFI</i><p><i>Scheduled: 1000</i> <i><br>Boarding: 0945 Gate 9 Seat 3D</i> <i><br>Pushback: 1005</i> <i><br>Takeoff: 1012 to South</i> <i><br>Landing:</i> …

New Zealand

A Street Art Guide to San Miguel's Art District: Guadaloupe

I took my third trip to San Miguel de Allende in July to meet up with Lauren from Northern Lauren and Kiona from How Not to Travel Like a Basic Bitch …

Street Art

House sitting with TrustedHousesitters.com: Vacation with Friends

<i>For anyone looking to save money on their next vacation accommodation without spending part of their week working as they might with programs like</i></i> …

Italy

25 of the Best Things to Do in Bergen in Winter

Bergen, the second largest city in Norway, doesn’t feel like a city at all. It has the homey feeling of a small town, where everyone waves or says …

Disastrous Belfast Mistakes to Avoid when Visiting Northern Ireland

October 21, 2017<p>Belfast Mistakes to Avoid Class 101<p>Hello fearless, but maybe in this case fearful reader. I bet you’re wondering why the hell I would …

Ireland

Off to 19th-century SERBIA!

British diplomat traveled through Balkans and Serbia in the middle of the 19th century and wrote a book about it. Now, two centuries later, I will …

Linguistics

Lisbon: A FADO FAREWELL (7)

Once again (as I did in Barcelona with flamenco previously), I left the Fado Theater Show for my last day in Lisbon. Did know few things about fado, …

European Travel

7 Things to Do in Serbia

After learning about Drvengrad, Serbia in my recent collaboration post "13 Off-the-Beaten-Path Destinations for 2017," I became more interested in …

Even Doctors Are Amazed By This Remedy: It Prevents Heart Attack, Lowers Cholesterol and Boosts Your Immune System

Spread the love<p>Scientists, doctors and other medical experts claim that regular consumption of honey in combination with cinnamon is a powerful …

Alternative Medicine

A Guide to Kissing Etiquette Around the World

The origin of the cheek-to-cheek kiss greeting, and how to avoid a social faux pas no matter where you are.<p>Last spring, my wife grazed lips with a co-worker.<p>In Europe on business, she sounded a bit shaken when I called to check in.<p>“What’s wrong?” I asked.<p>“I…almost kissed my boss on the mouth,” she …

Etiquette

This HIIT-Style Core Workout Is the Best Kind of Challenge

<i>No time, no equipment, no problem! Try at-home core and bodyweight workout videos on Cody. Explore a range of heart-healthy bodyweight workouts, HIIT</i> …

Fitness

Doing This for 30 Minutes a Day Can Help You Live Longer

It sometimes feels like if you want to truly make a difference in your health, you need to hit the gym every day or make every workout as intense as …

Wellness

13 Pilates Moves for Runners

Whether you're a casual runner, planning for your next 10K, or training for a marathon, cross-training is important. As a runner myself, I can say I …

Yoga

Dive Sites That Will Inspire You To Save Our Seas

By Charli MooreIn celebration of Earth Day our content this week is dedicated to the preservation of the beautiful landscapes that blanket the …

Scuba Diving

15 Facts About Vincent van Gogh's Sunflowers

Nineteenth century Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh had a unique perspective on the world, which he presented through breathtaking Post-Impressionistic …

Artists

Henna artist from Idaho uses talents to help cancer patients

A henna artist from Idaho is using her talents to help children with cancer.<p>Dana Bellefeuille, with Henna and Cake, a skin care service in Coeur d’Alene, helped 7-year-old cancer patient Alex feel like a real-life princess when she drew a “henna crown” on her head, Fox 28 reported. Alex shaved her …

Cancer

Renowned Chinese artist recreates Van Gogh self-portraits to stunning effect

<b>(CNN) —</b> Zeng Fanzhi is perhaps one of China's best-known painters. He is also one of its savvy interlocutors and most knowledgeable connoisseurs.<p>Now, Zeng is offering a unique twist on one of the art world's most recognizable figures by recreating Van Gogh's self-portraits in a series of striking …

Artists