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14 Gorgeous Islands in Europe That Americans Always Overlook

Europe is chock-full of islands -- big ones, little ones, hot ones, cold ones, and hell, even one confusingly called “Ireland.” Most tourists stick …

Hot Springs

30 Ways to Add Storage to Every Room in Your Home

OK, so you don’t really have enough storage space. (Join the club.) Time to stop wallowing and start strategizing, guys. Here are 30 snazzy ways to …

Pottery

The 13 Coolest Sneakers Under $100

Stock up on some classics.<p>Some of the best sneakers are old reliables—ones in easy shapes and simple colors that you can wear all year long, and with anything. Keep your closet stocked, and you'll never run out of good things to wear. Here are some of the most stylish pairs, all for less than $100.

I asked some of the most successful people what books they give as gifts — and there were 5 winners

"What's your favorite book?" seems like a good question. So innocent, so simple. In practice, it's terrible. I interviewed more than 100 of the most successful entrepreneurs, athletes, actors, writers, and other experts for my book, "Tribe of Mentors." These are people who have often read hundreds …

Steven Pinker

The Sin City Bucket List: 50 Things You Have to Do in Vegas Before You Die

With Las Vegas casinos offering so many over-the-top gambling, dining, and entertainment options now, you can take a trip there and never feel a need …

The Ultimate Japanese Whisky Gift Guide

Sure, scotch is great, but Japanese whisky takes the spirit to a whole new level<p>When you think of whisky, it's likely you're thinking about scotch, like Johnnie Walker or Macallan, or American whiskey, like Old Forester or High West. All of which are properly delicious and delightful options, but …

How Your Diet Should Change In Your 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s

Here's our decade-by-decade guide on how you can eat healthy for life<p>Let's face it: you're not the same person you were in your 20s. As you age, everything from your brain to your metabolism to your penis slows down. Your body is constantly changing over time, so the food you put on your plate …

Every investor needs to know these 12 valuation ratios

An uninformed investor: "This stock is so cheap! The current stock price is only $0.50!"<p>A smart investor: "Umm…the stock price means nothing. Your stock's EBITDA multiple is negative!"<p>I know. Cheesy example. But hopefully, it gets the point across. Just because the stock price is trading under $1 …

8 Tips That Will Make Your Japan Trip Easier

Traveling to a foreign country can be distressing in many ways: language barriers, geographical unfamiliarity, and trying to spend wisely are just some of the concerns that arise. Even when a destination is popular and well-traversed by tourists, it can still be hard to discover the best tips and …

Japan

The 50 Most Unforgettable Things You Have to Do Abroad Before You Die

Lists get a bad wrap, especially in the realm of travel, where ditching set plans and itineraries can lead to the greatest adventures. But with a …

Travel

These Are The 50 Best Restaurants In The World For 2017

Spoiler alert: An American restaurant actually came out on top!<p>The world’s 50 best restaurants were announced Wednesday via live stream from Melbourne, Australia.<p>Eleven Madison Park in New York City is the first U.S. restaurant to top the list since 2004, Bloomberg reports. The high-end spot ― …

The 13 best US stocks you can buy right now, according to Credit Suisse

The Swiss bank asked every analyst to pick up to three stock picks based on a six- to 12-month time horizon, and ended up with 142 names. Of those 142 names, 13 were listed on the US focus list.<p>The US focus list is a compilation of the analysts' "highest conviction catalyst driven ideas."<p>"The list …

Credit Suisse

Hotel concierges reveal the best things to do in NYC

Savvy travelers know that the quickest way to uncover New York's secrets is to solicit tips from the hardened locals who walk its streets each day. But this strategy has its limitations: even the most connected out-of-towner is unlikely to know New Yorkers in each of the city's varied …

Six Bucket-List Outdoor Adventures to Book Today

The prospect of another year ahead, without the glimmer of an outdoor adventure on the horizon, can be quite daunting. But the myriad of options on …

17 of the World's Most Romantic Destinations

Travel<p>Feel the love in these classic and far-flung places from National Geographic's book, The World's Most Romantic Destinations.

Central Europe

12 Best Scotch Whiskies Under $200

Old Pulteney 21<p>Distilled at the most northern mainland distillery in Scotland, this single malt garners a reputation unlike many others of its kind. …

Scotch Whisky

The Best Wearable Fitness Tech We Saw At CES 2017

See the new gear that will help you run faster, get leaner, sleep better, and live longer<p>It’s one of the biggest arms races of the 21st century—literally. Once the preserve of hardcore fitness junkies, the activity tracker industry has exploded into the mainstream and is now set to surpass $5 …

Ryan Gosling's Airport Style Is Pretty Much Perfect

If Vetements collaborations and futuristic sneakers don't exactly do it for you—or if you simply don't have the cash to accommodate such habits—Ryan Gosling's method of getting dressed is a respectable alternative. Seek out nicely executed versions of things you'll be able to wear a lot, then wear …

18 Travel Accessories Every Budget Traveler Should Have

Being a budget traveler in of itself is an adventure (and sometimes having the right travel accessories can make the adventure that much easier!) …

Rithmio Edge tracks weightlifting sessions with Android Wear

You'll need a smartwatch running Google's software to try it at the gym.<p>We've seen a number of wearable devices that track your weightlifting sessions at the gym, but Rithmio has a new app that does so with a device you may already own. The Rithmio Edge app works with Android Wear smartwatches to …

Wear OS

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Apps

The 10 Weirdest Hotels in the World

Now that places like crazy colorful hotels and their art-infused rooms exist, there’s really no going back to ordinary. Since it seems like there’s something for everyone these days — from must-visit foodie hotels to haunted Airbnbs — creativity is becoming competition. These 10 unusual hotels give …

66 Things to Do and See in Paris

From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most entertaining, most exquisite, and most quintessentially Parisian attractions and activities the city has to offer.<p>From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most …

Dividend Growth Investors, Consider Starbucks

The dividend growth formula (something I just made up) is pretty simple. There are only two parts: current dividend yield and potential dividend growth. The best stocks score high on both, but those are few and far between. More often, investors have to make compromises, and in those cases I prefer …

22 Unreal Destinations That Will Make You Want to Take a Gap Year

If these places don't give you wanderlust, nothing will.<p>While heading from high school right into college is the typical path for most people, it's not always the right option for everyone. Live a little! A gap year can be the perfect opportunity to unwind from the stress of a hectic school …

20 incredible hotels where you can stay for less than $200 a night

We've found digs that offer everything from sexy rooftop bars and infinity pools to award-winning restaurants and buzzy bars.

37 Books That Will Make You Better at Business

These books provide everything you need to know to be the best leader, thinker, and doer.<p>No matter how many years of experience you have in your field, there is always more you can learn. Whether it's from people you meet in line at Starbucks, your Uber driver, friends and colleagues, or a great …

10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

To find out where the rich travel when they go to the European nation, RoutePerfect.com has shared data for the most popular Italian destinations booked by wealthy travellers on a luxury budget, who spend an average of £13,900 ($20,000) on their overall trip.<p>The ranking is based on over 150,000 …

Best Beaches on Earth

<b>Best for Seclusion:</b> Barrier dunes frame this wild, seven-mile stretch, ranked No. 1 in this category. It’s the westernmost public beach on Kauai, …