Bill Agustino

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8 apps to take the hassle out of travel in 2016

There's something to be said for a digital detox while on vacation, but technology doesn't always deter from the travel experience. When used wisely, …

How one man went from working a soul-sucking 9-5 to earning $10,000 a month online

"The highlight of my day was driving to and from work, just because those were the moments I had an excuse to listen to music and not think about how little my life was going anywhere," he remembers. "It wasn't even that I was unhappy. I was just so unmotivated."<p>When the company he worked for was …

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15 Surprising City Gems That Prove You Should Always Ditch The Beaten Path

(Photo Credit: Sam Ciurdar/Snapwire)<p>Some well-known tourist attractions are totally worth visiting, but often the building, street, garden or gallery that captures a city best is hidden far, FAR from the beaten path.<p>To find these spots, we asked Snapwire's community of photographers for hidden gems …

Swimming Pools

15 Things Not to Do in New York City

No matter how many times you've been to New York, the city can overwhelm you with its plethora of sights, museums, restaurants, activities and more. Unfortunately, many visitors make the mistake of spending their precious vacation time on the wrong things, or go about seeing the city in the wrong …

New York City

5 Incredible Treehouses You Can Actually Rent Around the World

Hotels, bed and breakfasts, hostels, and even tents -- these are all places you would probably consider acceptable accommodations for your next vacation.<p>Well, what about a tree? Would you mind sleeping amidst birds and their fellow canopy dwellers as part of your next getaway?<p>OK, we're not talking …

Visit These 21 Amazing Places Without Leaving North America

As far as amazing places go, there's truly no place like home. After all, why fret about exorbitant airfare to far-flung locales when you can experience some of the world's most stunning sights right here in North America? We've gone through the tips and photos of the minube travel community to …

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Top Tips for Saving Money at Chicago's Navy Pier

Lots of people who live in major vacation destinations make a painstaking effort to avoid "tourist spots."<p>I am no such local, and have loved visiting Navy Pier in Chicago for more than 10 years. I love the view of the city, the glittering lights, the huge boats and the boardwalk atmosphere. But …

7 Simple Tricks to Beat Jet Lag

Credit: Flickr user Oakley Originals<p>No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, no matter how tightly you can make Die Hard fists with your toes, no matter how many Ambiens you pop pre-flight, <b>you will get jet lag</b>. It's science; accept it. Though it can't be avoided, it can be minimized -- with …

Pretty Little Speed Trap

My wife and I are artists, and we travel extensively in search of beauty and inspiration. We have been fortunate to see some of the most glorious corners of our country. In our many years of exploring these United States, we had never been to the beloved Outer Banks of North Carolina. We had often …

Mangoes and the 3 Best Ways to Enjoy Them in the Winter

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: We’re escaping winter this month -- in our kitchen at least -- and exploring tropical fruits. Next up, the mango.</i><p>We do grow some mangoes in the U.S., but most of what you’ll find …

12 Meatless Soups That Will Actually Fill You Up

It's mid-January, and we at Food52 are thinking you have vegetables on the mind. And while we love a good kale salad or virtuous slaw, sometimes we need our vegetables in bowl-form, piping hot, and eaten, curled up, with a spoon. Here are 12 soups perfect for the season ahead -- ones to make a big …

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …

26 Food Swaps To Make You Healthier

Follow these rules all the way to Sexy Beach Bod town. (via Cooking Light)