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Kenya is a hot new destination for second homes among the world’s wealthiest investors

The world’s wealthiest people have found a new place to hunt for second homes: Kenya.<p>Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, as well as its coast and the countryside near Mount Kenya are listed as hotspots in a new report by real estate consultancy Knight Frank (pdf). Kenya is on the radar of 4% of the global …

Where to Stay in Italy's Most Popular Destinations for Every Budget

There's something for everyone in Italy -- from art- and ruin-packed capitals for history buffs to seaside escapes and wineries for the …

Italy

Firenzecard: a 72-Hour Pass to Florentine History

If you plan to visit several museums and monuments in Florence, you might want to purchase the Firenzecard, a pass that affords the buyer entrance to …

This Ridiculously Beautiful Resort Is the Best in Jamaica

And it's reasonably priced, too.<p>Considered one of the top resort hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas, Jamaica’s legendary Rockhouse …

12 of the most glamorous destinations for a European vacation this summer

Forget the typical European towns like Berlin and Madrid. Instead, treat yourself to a trip to some of the most glamorous destinations Europe has to offer, and vacation like a celebrity in hotspots like St. Tropez and Monaco.<p>Everyone deserves a little luxury, so check out these sophisticated spots …

Croatia's Krka National Park waterfall limits visitor numbers to prevent overcrowding

Visitor restriction measures have been put in place at an ever-popular Krka National Park waterfall in Croatia for safety reasons and to prevent too much pressure being placed on the natural phenomenon. Director of the park, Krešimir Šakić, recently announced that a limit has been placed on the …

Shove your money! How Monaco outsmarted the Sheikhs of PSG

Top of Ligue 1 and in the final four of the Champions League, the side from the principality have outshone their big-spending rivals this term<p><b>SPECIAL REPORT</b><p>Monaco’s story has gone full circle. When they completed the signings of Radamel Falcao and James Rodriguez for a combined fee of nearly €90 …

Soccer

17 stunning photos that show how Dubai has become the 'Manhattan of the Middle East'

Some are even calling Dubai "the Manhattan of the Middle East," but its year-round sunshine and warm weather is an advantage that even New York City can't beat. Trendy restaurants and bars, water sports, and other attractions keep both the locals and foreigners happy, and its skyline is a new level …

The 25 best beaches in Europe

The winners are chosen based on the quality and quantity of traveller reviews and ratings on the site over 12 months.<p>While beautiful, white spreads of sand in Spain and Greece feature on the list, some of the other choices are more surprising.<p>Dorset's three-mile-long Weymouth Beach came in ninth …

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PepsiCo's Promise to Get Healthier Is Paying Off

PepsiCo is a Big Food manufacturer that keeps getting bigger.<p>The massive food and beverage manufacturer finished 2016 with strong fourth-quarter …

The 10 Best Cities for First-Time International Travelers

The first step is always the hardest. This little nugget of wisdom is applicable to so much of life, but it’s also a helpful way to think about …

European Travel

33 photos that will make you want to travel to Switzerland

Set against the backdrop of the Alps, most of Switzerland looks like it's straight out of a postcard.<p>It may be a small country, but it boasts magnificent peaks, gushing waterfalls, well-preserved medieval towns, and one of the best public transportation systems in the world.<p>It's also home to three …

10 Reasons Slovenia Is The Greatest Place You've Never Visited

Melania Trump's home country deserves a spot on your bucket list.<p>Slovenia may not be high on the bucket list of the average traveler, but it should be. This treasure trove of forests, lakes, mountains and precious little towns offers more charm than many major European destinations, with fewer …

European Travel

Stanford professors created a simple tool to use when you hate your job but don't know what to do instead

Bill Burnett and Dave Evans call this all-too-common quandary being "stuck." And the best way to get "unstuck," they say, is to create a <b>mind map</b>.<p>Together, Burnett and Evans teach a course called "Designing Your Life" at Stanford University's design program; in 2016, they published a book by the …

Europe's 20 most beautiful hotels | CNN Travel

(CNN) — With so many iconic cities and diverse landscapes, beautiful hotels in Europe are commonplace. But some are, quite simply, more beautiful than others.<p>From clifftop luxury retreats on Italy's Amalfi Coast to art nouveau masterpieces in the heart of Budapest, we've handpicked Europe's 20 most …

European Travel

9 timeless lessons from the great Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius

Marcus has remained relevant for 1,800 years largely due to his writings collected as "Meditations," which President Bill Clinton has said is one of his favorite books.<p>"Meditations" is closer to a diary than a philosophical treatise. Marcus wrote its 12 books sometime during the tumultuous last …

Greece's 17 most beautiful beaches

Africa’s growth slows as leading economies face headwinds

After a decade of impressive growth, Africa is now facing the burden of stagnation in its two biggest economies, dragged down by everything from electricity blackouts and fuel shortages to labour unrest and declining tourism.<p>South Africa reported a sharp drop in economic growth and a rise in …

Africa

15 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

That's why we've rounded up 15 books by self-made billionaires. Learn how these masters of industry achieved the impossible, in their own words.

The 50 most common job interview questions

That's especially true when it comes to interviewing for jobs.<p>The <i>very</i> best thing you can do is prepare. And the best way to prepare is to think about and rehearse (but not memorize!) responses to the questions you'll most likely be asked.<p>Not sure what those will be?<p>The online jobs and career …

Employment

Best Ice Cream Sandwich Parlors in the U.S.

Sweet Republic's assortment of ice cream sandwiches in Scottsdale (Photo Credit: Sweet Republic)<p>Ice cream is arguably the one dessert that everybody, adults and kids alike, cannot help but love - maybe it's because not only does it cool you down on hot summer days, it's also very comforting. Or …

Commodities: China gets taste for caffe latte but investors must wait for returns to stir

Longer-term investors have already started to position their portfolios to capture higher yields they hope will eventually come from rising demand for beans in emerging markets, especially China<p>Coffee prices slumped late last year to a seven-year low on a supply glut but investors should focus on …

Stock Markets

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15 Snacks Every Brazilian Grew Up With

Passatempo anyone... Why can't I find these in America?

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