Melissa Demel

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Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

The Urban Gardener: Indoor Window Garden Inspiration

Love gardening, but short on outdoor space? Below you'll find some inspiration for planting indoors — all you need is a window.<p><b>BOTTOM ROW</b><br>6. Ship & …

36 Stylish And Original Barn Bedroom Design Ideas

Going to make a house in an old barn? Great! Such a space is inviting, charming and with a ready vintage touch. Here are some examples of bedroom …

14 Festivals and Events Worth Traveling for in 2013

There's nothing quite like visiting a place when it's in the middle of a party -- especially if it's the kind of celebration that doesn't happen every year. In addition to the many festivals and events that occur annually around the world, there are some that are on a far less frequent schedule -- …

Festivals

The 8 Huge Makeup Mistakes Nearly Everyone Makes

We asked makeup artists for the biggest no-no's they see every day.<p>Most of us wear makeup every day, whether it's just a little mascara and some concealer or full-on contouring and strobing. Yet even in the day of extensive YouTube tutorials and Instagram makeup stars, where it feels like makeup …

Quick Guide to Learning a Language Abroad

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

A perfect day in Trastevere, Rome's favourite neighbourhood

You’ve thrown coins into the Trevi Fountain and marvelled at the Colosseum – what next? Take a trip across the Tiber river to Trastevere, a charming medieval neighbourhood with a fiery temperament. A stroll around Trastevere, a formerly working-class district with a heady nightlife, will take you …

The 5 Tastiest Grilled Cheese Sandwiches You'll Ever Meet (P.S. They're Healthier Than You Think!)

Today is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day—a must-celebrate event, obviously. Being I'm a mostly vegetarian, the grilled cheese used to be my usual go-to whenever I'd meet friends at a diner (the iceberg lettuce salads never held as much appeal, you know?). Naturally, the sandwich would be …

50 Cozy And Inviting Barn Living Rooms

Barn renovations are very often today because it’s a great idea to change an old space into a modern house without building – it won’t cost so much. …

DTI Logo

I scream. You scream. We all scream for ….eyescream? A self service shop in Barcelona selling little monster bowls of Taiwanese shaved ice cream. …

House in Netherlands With A Light And Bright Interior

The first thing anyone probably notices when they first take a look at this house is the fact that the interior is very bright and very light. That’s …

Living Rooms

This Incredible Collection of Photography Links Will Put a Smile on Your Face

Nothing seems to make the Toad happier than being able to hop around the internet looking for great links to share with everyone. This week's list of …