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The ins and outs of search for family trips

Family trips can be more complicated than any other type of travel to organise – with multiple requirements and more than just one person to …

Incredible Photos of Hiking Italy's 'Iron Roads'

Remnants of World War I, these via ferrata take hikers to remote reaches of the Italian Alps—and tell stories of battle and bravery.<p>As my watch beeped twice to signal that 4 a.m. had arrived, I glanced up at the outline of the Tre Cime peaks of the Italian Dolomites to see if there was any sign of …

The Best Free Attractions in Paris

Paris, France, is a top destination for travelers all over the world and with so many sights to see, an itinerary could quickly become expensive. …

4 Incredible NYC Staycations To Do On A Budget

For all the exhilarating opportunities NYC has to offer, living here can be exhausting. At times, it can be hard to keep up with the city's "go, go, …

11 Strategies for More Efficient Business Travel

Getting the most out of your trips includes staying safe and sane while on the road.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re in sales or you’re an entrepreneur trying to make new connections, travel is a big part of your life as a professional. It only makes sense …

Productivity

Iceland & What I Wish I Had Known Before Going - Part 2

I went to Iceland last month for a long weekend with my friend Stephanie. We flew WOW Air from Boston and I used Citi Thank You Points to get myself …

European Travel

Adrenaline junkies will love this thrilling walkway in the Swiss mountains

Adrenaline junkies should head to the Schilthorn summit in the Bernese Oberland in Switzerland, to tackle a dramatic walkway called the Thrill Walk.<p>The Thrill Walk is 200-metre-long steel and glass bridge that clings to the side of the rock at Schilthorn before swinging under the observation deck …

New Zealand

Girlfriend Documents The Random Things All Couples Do In Hilarious Comics

Us? Weird? Never.<p>When you stop and think about the way you behave towards your other half, it can be pretty funny, if a little cringe-worthy.<p>From …

Drawing

Merry Britmas! 12 ways to have a full-fat British Christmas

Merry Britmas and a Blighty New Year. In this post-Brexit era, and with the US soon to be governed by an overgrown Oompah Loompah with a puff of smoke for hair, this is the perfect year to retreat to our festive bunkers and keep it Brit.<p>Here’s 12 ways to have a happy home-grown Christmas…<p>1. Call …

9 travel hacks you'll wish you knew all along

Already taking a trip or just planning your next one? These tips will help you save time, money and sanity.<p>Travel can be tricky. Did you pay too much for that flight? Forget to pack some important items? What happens if your flight is delayed or canceled?<p>As always, knowledge is power. The more you …

Travel Deals

The 25 Best Books of 2016

A collection of the best novels, non-fiction, and memoirs from the past year.<p>At a time when politics have dominated the national conversation in a way that can often feel overwhelming, the best books of 2016 so far have provided escapism and comfort. They've shown us that empathy is a great virtue, …

Books

The non-western books that every student should read

Leading authors pick international classics that should be on student’s bookshelves, but are often neglected by universities<p>The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon<p>I teach it to my first years and return to the book through their degree. It is the perfect introduction to complex ideas: oppressive …

Books

35 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

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Women's Health

34 Riveting First Lines From Literature

While you may recognize “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” you might not recall some of literature’s other, equally gripping …

Henry David Thoreau

These Christmas Markets Around Europe Are Sure to Put You in the Holiday Spirit

For many, a trip to an outdoor Christmas market is a favorite holiday tradition. Chicago has the Christkindlmarket, San Fransisco the Dickens Fair …

Relationships Get Complicated When Women Are The Breadwinners

Oh, how fragile is the ego of a man. We must never let him feel like a bonsai in a grove of California redwoods—no, he must always see himself as a towering tree, magnificent in comparison with his female partner. At least that’s what you might assume from a new Harvard University study showing …

The Need to Read

Reading books remains one of the best ways to engage with the world, become a better person and understand life’s questions, big and small<p>We all ask each other a lot of questions. But we should all ask one question a lot more often: “What are you reading?”<p>It’s a simple question but a powerful one, …

Books

The Best Travel Deals to Shop on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Buy experiences, not things. With countless flight options and destinations, we've gathered the best travel deals for you this Black Friday and Cyber Monday.<p>Forget new tech gadgets and TVs. This Black Friday and Cyber Monday, save big on vacations.<p>The winter chill is creeping up on us, and what …

Shopping

11 Brilliant Gifts For The Traveler in Your Life

Many of us have at least one loved one who never can stay in one place for too long. For that frequent traveler in your life, heavy books or gift …

8 Epic and Amazing 2017 Travel Adventures

<b>Been there. Done that. What's Next?</b><p>Getting a kick taking an adventure used to be easy: chill in the geothermal pools of Iceland, snorkeling with jellyfish in Palau, night volcano trekking in Java, snow skiing in Dubai. <i>Been there.</i><p>Nowadays, jaded travelers looking for the next adrenaline rush must: …

Acquainted

5 Daily Habits That Will Make Your Marriage Crazy Strong

Big gestures are great. (No one would turn down a surprise weekend getaway, are we right?) But if we're honest, it's really the little, everyday things that count — especially when it comes to marriage.<p>"The little everyday things you do for your partner lets them know that you are thinking about …

Relationships
Literature
Literature

Kids Who Love 'The Snowy Day' Are Getting An Early Holiday Present

If you’re looking to build a diverse children’s library, one of the first books you’re likely to come across is “The Snowy Day.”<p>Ezra Jack Keats wrote and illustrated “The Snowy Day” in 1962 as a response to the overwhelming whiteness of children’s literature. Upon publication, it became the first …

Books

Forget the Castles: Fussen’s Hiking Trails are the Real Treasure

Flanked by some of Europe’s most famous castles and nestled at the base of the Alps, Fussen, Germany is no stranger to tourists — or Disney …

The Only Way to Stay in Love

<i>“Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.”</i> ― Erich Fromm<p>Most of us have experienced this scenario: Someone, …

Relationships

How to Visit NYC on a Budget

By Adam GroffmanListen, I don’t have to really tell you this, but New York City is one of the world’s most exciting and interesting cities. It’s no …

New York City
Books