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How A Travel Agent Saved $1000 On A Four Night Hotel Stay...

When they say exclusive, sometimes they actually mean it…<p>If you comparison shop for hotels on the internet, you’ll undoubtedly see some very bold …

Hospitality

12 incredibly useful travel apps you didn't know about until now

Have smartphone, will travel. Nowadays, your phone may operate in many different countries, or you can easily stick a SIM card into the slot and pick up a local data plan. Another option is to keep your phone off and only use Wi-Fi whenever you find it. In short, your phone is still useful when you …

Chamber of Commerce

How to travel the world without going broke

"I don't need a vacation," said no one ever. But if you've ever put a trip on the back burner because you didn't think you could afford it, know that there are ways you can travel more without breaking the bank. We chatted with Emily McNutt, Associate Editor at The Points Guy, a site chock-full of …

Want More Satisfying, Frequent Sex? Science Says Non Monogamy Is The Answer

As a person dating in the greater Portland metropolitan area, I am confronted with/participating in polyamory on the regular — to an extent I don’t think is necessarily reflective of the current consensually non-monogamous climate across the nation. But, I <i>do</i> think it is safe to say that the …

The safest places in Mexico for travelers

“Is Mexico safe?” It’s a question many American travelers have asked themselves, especially in the wake of a sweeping security alert for Mexico issued by the U.S. State Department in early March 2018. Such travel advisories can be confusing, but this one is pretty clear and even includes a …

Mexico Travel

There's a secret code behind flight numbers — here's how to tell what it means

There is a reason for everything in the aviation industry. From "pilot slang" to meal assignments for flight crew, practically everything must fit into a standardized code.<p>And the numbers and letters you see on your boarding pass are no random combination. Every airline uses a specific system to …

Mobile Passport Will Get You Through Customs and Immigration in Under 60 Seconds

Think Global Entry is quick? The Mobile Passport app is even faster.<p>Around the <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i> offices, not having Global Entry is a badge of shame. What kind of travel editor wouldn’t want to make re-entering the U.S. as easy and seamless as possible? Well, this kind. Six years after the …

10 cool things to do in Amsterdam at night

1. PLAY IT BY EAR WITH VAN GOGH<p>The Van Gogh Museum is one of the busiest attractions in Amsterdam, for obvious reasons, but on certain Friday …

European Travel

10 of the best insider's tips to Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s reputation for stag dos, spliff and sex tourism belies the rich pickings beyond Dam Square. Described by locals as a village, Amsterdam has the arts, entertainment and startup scene of many larger cities but retains a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. As a resident, I love that all my …

This incredible floating hotel can take you on the voyage of a lifetime in Japan

Guntû is a gorgeous floating hotel that takes passengers on a whirlwind tour of Japan‘s Seto inland sea. The vessel was designed by Japanese …

My wife always climaxes during foreplay, leaving me feeling as if I am just servicing her

<b>My wife schedules sex once a week. Foreplay is mainly spent on arousing her, and she will always climax before penetration. After sex, I am left empty and regretful as I feel I am just servicing her. I want to experiment and I have tried to talk about it but she refuses to listen. I am close to</b> …

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every DIYer.<p>If you don't yet own one, this guide explains ways …

Monthly expenses: 60 minutes to better budgeting in 2018

A new year means a new approach to staying on top of your finances. Here's how to put a budget together in a mere hour or less.<p>If you don't currently follow a monthly budget, you're not alone. Nearly 60% of U.S. adults make the mistake of not having a budget in place. But without one, you're likely …

Budgeting

6 podcasts for people who love to travel

The coming of the new year means that for many of us, our paid time off (PTO) allocation resets. This lets us dream of how we'll spend that vacation time, and where we'll travel. If you're not sure which sights to see, a travel podcast might be just what you need. These six travel podcasts will …

How to Use This Secret Tool to Find Amazing Flight Deals

Even if you've never heard of Matrix by ITA software, you've certainly seen its magic at work. It powers both Google Flights as well as KAYAK, and is …

5 Reasons Why You Must Have a Side Hustle (Unless You're Happy Living Paycheck to Paycheck)

You're employer doesn't love you. If you want a more interesting and financially secure life, you'll have to build it after work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tony Robbins is famous for saying, “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” …

Mike Holmes: How to help your home withstand oncoming cooler conditions

Quality building is my passion. I would love to see builders across the country striving to build homes that are as energy efficient as possible, …

Home Improvement

Sheryl Sandberg Mastered 3 Presentation Skills in 3 Minutes. And You Can, Too

Being a memorable, persuasive speaker requires building connection, being current and boosting credibility.<p>When it comes to making a persuasive presentation, there are several elements that are core to making it a success. As Aristotle said eons ago, persuasion requires appealing to ethos (trust), …

If you like Game of Thrones, you might like…”Knightfall”

If you find yourself needing some sword-swinging, armor-crunching medieval television this winter, the upcoming History Channel drama series,</i> …

TV Series

The EK7000 is a 4K action cam as good as a $400 GoPro Hero5, but it only costs $73

If you’ve been toying with the idea of picking up a GoPro Hero5 Black but the sky-high price tag is causing you to balk, you’re about to be very …

Framing

RSL C34E In-ceiling Speaker Reviewed

Scott Schumer reviews RSL's C34E, a full-range in-ceiling speaker that uses dual 4.5-inch woofers and a single 0.88-inch cloth dome tweeter. This …

Is Learning 'How To Code' Still Worth It For Millennials?

I’m starting up to solve a problem I care deeply about…. Should I learn how to code to build out a prototype? Should I outsource development initially? Should I study computer science? These are questions that every first-time entrepreneur asks. Back in 2014, my vehement answer in an article called …

Machine Learning

The Equifax Data Breach Is Massive -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

Equifax announced a data breach that could affect 143 million consumers. Here's what you need to know.<p>On Thursday, Sept. 7, <b>Equifax</b> announced a data …

Things to do in Tokyo Japan in One Day

What are the 6 first things to do in Tokyo, Japan in one day?<p>Supposing that you have only 1 day to spend in Tokyo what would you choose to do?<p>We …

Top 5 Closet Systems

Closet systems have flooded the market in the past few years. From wire to wood to hanging shelves, each closet organizer offers its own unique …

Closets

The 28 best films of all time you've probably never seen

In 2017, we had "La La Land" and "Moonlight," while 2016 saw "Deadpool," "Rogue One," and "Finding Dory" take the stage.<p>With so much attention on these superstar blockbusters, it becomes far too easy for a quality movie to fall through the cracks — even with a star-studded cast and reputable …

Stop Motion

Epson just unveiled a 130-inch ‘screen-free’ laser TV that launches this fall for $3,000

The home projector market is likely far bigger than you think, and Epson is the market leader by a wide margin, with a 53% market share in the United …

Gear & Gadgets

Don't Let Money Be an Obstacle to Starting a Business -- 5 Reasons Why

If money is your only holdup for realizing your dream, do some research -- you might find more opportunities than you'd expect.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I've found that a surprising number of professionals -- the majority, in fact -- have dreamed about, or at …

3 lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it's easier than ever to find great deals on everything from luxury hotel rooms to international flights.<p>By now, you probably know how to set up price alerts on KAYAK, or find cheap airline fares via Hopper, but …