Ashley Morgan

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Al-Qaeda 'shoots down Emirati jet with surface-to-air-missile'

Al-Qaeda has shot down a fighter jet in Yemen with a surface-to-air missile, it was claimed yesterday, raising fears that jihadists are gaining access to more sophisticated weaponry.<p>The Emirati plane was destroyed earlier this month while flying low during a strike on al-Qaeda in the Arabian …

17 things you should definitely ask for the next time you check in to a hotel

Hotels have a ton of free amenities just waiting for the travelers savvy enough to ask for them.<p>Since many of these items aren't found in the rooms themselves, guests often don't even realize they're available.<p>We spoke to representatives from Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels and Resorts, who …

Best Places to Live as Soon as You're a Billionaire

As with everything in life, it’s absolutely essential to be prepared. So on the day when you inevitably strike it rich and become a billionaire, …

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Adele Disguised Herself As An Adele Impersonator And The Adele Impersonators Lost Their Shit

It was an absolutely wonderful stunt.

The 10 Least Visited Countries in Europe, and Why You Should Visit Them All

<i>By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Some dwarf in comparison to their gargantuan neighbors, others are still branded with a scarlet letter thanks to past global conflicts and none can compete with France's food scene, England's charms or Italy's gorgeous coastline, but nevertheless you …

Disney's "Enchanted" Sequel gets title

Disney had a breakout hit with “Enchanted” in 2007. The sweet, but smart, film skewered Disney princess films at the same time it honored them. We …

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5 Ways to Make a Good Story Great

This week I’m giving away a free edit for up to 1,000 words of your work – it could be a complete story, an extract from something longer, or several …

The Cities You Need To See In Your Lifetime

Here at The Active Times, we're big proponents of off-the-beaten-path adventures and exploring wilderness around the globe, but that mentality occasionally means that cities are overlooked.<p>Urban centers offer their own form of adventure -- and some even satisfy the most active outdoor enthusiasts …

10 Beautiful Canal Towns (That Aren't Venice)

<i>By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>When it comes to a romantic punt along a canal, Venice, Italy is always top of mind. But plenty of other cities around the world are built around enchanting canal systems. Here are 10 of the most beautiful canal towns that aren't Venice.<p><b>1. Amsterdam,</b> …

12 Secret Hideaway Islands in Europe

Whether you arrive by plane, ferry or a little taxi boat, there's something particularly romantic about marooning yourself on an island. Europe's most popular vacation islands - including Mallorca, Corfu and Ibiza - are well known, but there are hundreds of other smaller, less developed islands …