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The Best Men’s Travel Kit of 2018

VIP style and comfort, even in the cheap seats.<p>Tucker and Bloom Miller Cable Organizer ($36)<p>Your weapon against a rat’s nest of cords, this handsome pouch has a Velcro strap to keep things nicely coiled.<p>Trew Weightless NuYarn Shirt ($65)<p>We’ve touted merino’s funk-fighting properties for years. When …

Backpacking

The top spots for a cheap city break in Europe

If you’re already running low on holiday time and funds, there’s still hope for your next vacation. Travellers in the UK can start planning their next city break to one of the cheapest cities in Europe.<p>London Luton Airport has crunched the numbers and found out the least expensive European cities …

European Travel

Fiction Writing: Improve Your Story Skills by Cross-Genre Study

Fiction Writing: Improve Your Story Skills by Cross-Genre StudyHere’s a grid I found that might be useful:<b>Improving Your Writing Skills (from</b> …

Creative Writing

Loving Lisbon one step at a time

<b>IAN ROBERTSON</b>LISBON, Portugal — There was almost no end to the sights and sounds of this fascinating capital city when I stepped onto the cobbled …

European Travel

24 Phrases You Should Start Saying More Often in the Workplace

What can you say that will cause a colleague to gravitate toward you? What words will cause an employee to light up with a smile?<p>A recent CareerBuilder survey says 50 percent of employees would stay longer with their companies if they were recognized more frequently.<p>To pull this off takes a leader …

Leadership

17 Authentic Things To Do in Portugal: A Country with a Divided Soul

These days, everyone is talking about things to do in Portugal and why you should go there now. From UNESCO World Heritage Sites, gastronomy, …

European Travel

10 Nonfiction Books That Make Great Conversation Starters At Parties And On Dates

Is there anybody in the world that actually likes small talk? For me, the best way to blow pat that awkward phase of chit-chat is to bring up a …

Books

10 exercises to shake off the writing doldrums

Having trouble coming up with the right words? Unable to string more than a few sentences together?Perhaps your brain needs a workout. Consider …

Public Relations

Vancouver’s Sea to Sky Gondola: The Complete Guide

Vancouverites and visitors alike love traveling the Sea to Sky Highway for a weekend away in Whistler. Squamish is situated halfway along this scenic …

Hiking

Natural Wonders Seen Through Glass

Nature is usually best observed unfiltered, with nothing between you and the trees, bees, and breeze. But sometimes—for comfort, safety, or practicality—it’s better to opt for the next best thing: seeing the natural world through a wall or bubble of glass that protects you from the elements. It’s a …

San Francisco

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting

Top 9 Civilizations that might have beaten Columbus to America

We all were made accustomed to the story that Columbus was the person who discovered the great land of America in the year 1492. But you would be …

7 Famous Pilgrimages Around the World That You Can Walk or Cycle

Photo by By Aleksandra H. Kossowska/Shutterstock<p>Petra, one of the more dramatic stops on the Abraham Path<p>From a Norwegian shrine for a Viking king to …

The 16 Most Beautiful Places in Europe Will Take Your Breath Away

Complete with fairy-tale castles, picturesque seaside retreats, otherworldly natural parks, and charming cities, Europe is full of striking places to …

Missing Your Friends? 8 Travel Destinations Guaranteed To Get The Squad Together

We all feel a warm, tender thrill when we are with people we love; there is something about the company we keep that makes otherwise dull life events …

9 Writing Skills You Need to Have To Be Successful | Times Square Chronicles

9 Writing Skills You Need to Have To Be Successful<p>Which writing skills lead to success? How to develop them?<p>Read about writing skills; how to …

Creative Writing

This 500-mile road in Scotland has been crowned one of the world's best-value tourist spots

Hitting the open road in Scotland, surrounded by majestic mountains and spectacular lochs, is a fantastic way to enjoy this beautiful country.<p>And …

20 of the best travel apps to have on your phone this year

Whether you’re looking to plan a dream trip or just get out on the next flight, check airfares for next year or check into a hotel 10 minutes from …

How to Travel on the Cheap When You're Broke as a Joke

Are you spending afternoons trawling Instagram for jungles, glaciers, and ancient temples, dreaming of an adventure you’ll take in an all-too-distant …

Travel

The 23 best cities to move to if you're a broke millennial

It's not hard to see the draw of an exciting new adventure abroad while you're young, if only for a year or two — but doing so can be incredibly …

European Travel

5 Easiest Places For The Novice International Traveler

Travel is awesome. See cool things, meet new people, eat amazing foods. I’ve spoken to a lot of people who want to travel, but were worried since they’ve never left the country. To them (and you, if you’re still reading), have no fear. People are friendly everywhere.<p>To make it a little easier, I’ve …

New Zealand

Venice Neighborhoods Map and Information

Venice is divided into six <i>sestieri</i> (singular <i>sestiere</i>) or neighborhoods. The Grand Canal, Venice's main thoroughfare, runs down the middle. Take a …

Trips in Europe everyone should take according to the world's top travel experts

The Ice Hotel, Finland.Flickr/bjaglin<p>No matter how many countries you've been to, there's always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so many cultures, countries, and landscapes to explore, it's hard to prioritise one dream destination over another.<p>Business Insider UK asked top travel bloggers and …

The one book every student should read in 2018, according to Harvard professors

Harvard University professors constantly read and assign texts to their students. So they know a good book when they see one.<p>With that in mind, Business Insider asked professors at Harvard to share the single book they think every student should read in 2018.<p>The professors include Nobel laureates, …

34 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That Actually Live Up To The Hype

You can buy a lot of weird AF stuff on the Internet. From socks that make your skin peel off to fun shower heads, there's no shortage of wacky things …

Shopping

Dark & Stormy: Beautiful Landscapes of Scotland by Philipp Pohl

<b>Philipp Pohl</b> is a talented photographer and traveler currently based in Berlin, Germany. Philipp focuses on landscaping, he shoots stunning nature, …

Photography

The Literary Development of the Arthurian Legend

The Arthurian legend begins with the Welsh cleric Geoffrey of Monmouth (c. 1100 - c. 1155 CE). Earlier history writers such as Gildas, Bede, and …

8 Ancient Cities to Add to Your Travel Wish List

As much as jetsetters love cities with buzzy new starchitecture, there’s something to be said for visiting ancient destinations where buildings have …

Italy

The oldest buildings on Earth

Archaeology

100 Must-Read Classics in Translation

If ever there was a time to read books from different cultures and time periods, this is it. We have so much information and so many stories from …

Literature