Brianna Robertson

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How Much Money Do You Need to Quit Your Job and Travel for a Year?

We run the numbers.<p><i>This article is supported by NAB’s Platinum Visa Debit card, which can elevate your overseas experience. In this series, we look at the interconnection between travel and money.</i><p>You’re reading this at your desk, aren’t you? We know why you clicked—we get it. Literally everybody in …

Personal Finance

Tokyo Traveling Essentials: Handling Luggage in Japan!

Japan is the country for shopping, and if you are going for your first time on possibly a trip of a lifetime, then you will be planning to bring back …

This $19 Needle-Free Product Got Rid of My Deep Forehead Wrinkle

<i>This article originally appeared on Hello Giggles. For more stories like this, visit hellogiggles.com.</i><p>After a decade-plus of breakouts, I was looking …

Avoid These 19 Foods if You Want to Lose Weight

Losing weight requires a mix of eating nutritious foods, cutting calories, and being physically active, but if your kitchen is stacked with …

Nutrition

15 Classic Beach Reads You Won't Be Able to Put Down

From mass-market indulgences to high-brow lit, these crowd-pleasing reads deserve a spot in your beach bag.<p>1 of 15<p>'The Beach' by Alex Garland …

Why Nicolás Maduro Clings to Power

Even as crisis consumes him, the president of Venezuela knows he has no alternative but to remain entrenched in Caracas.<p>It’s difficult to describe the state of Venezuela today without coming across as a little hysterical. Phrases like “zombie movie set” and “post-apocalyptic hellscape” keep turning …

14 Backyard Decor Items That Will Turn Your House Into Summer HQ

Make your favorite room of the house your outdoor space with these summer-ready backyard decor staples.

The 10 Best Campsites in Colorado

Whether you're looking for an easily accessible campground that you can pull your car up to, or a nice challenging backpack trip for the weekend, …

“Clown Prince” Jared Kushner Is Officially the Laughing Stock of the Middle East

George Nader and Elliott Broidy do not think very highly of the First Son-in-Law.<p>On Monday night, the Associated Press published an extensive report detailing the efforts of <b>Elliott Broidy,</b> a top fund-raiser for <b>Donald Trump,</b> and his business partner, Middle East fixer <b>George Nader,</b> to score more than …

Donald Trump

I've Been to 26 Countries in Europe—These Are the 5 I Always Recommend

My first trip to Europe was a heady mix of excitement, nerves, and total awe. At 19, I wandered the streets of Le Marais wide-eyed, marveled at the …

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

I'm British, and I experienced the biggest culture shock when I started working in the US

America. The land of the free and home of the brave. Where your rights include life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness — except if your pursuit of happiness takes you away from your desk for a few days.<p>When it comes to paid time off, Americans are dealt a pretty unfair hand.<p>Two years ago, I …

The evidence for Christianity is like a tsunami

My life growing up was a struggle. When I walked into college, I carried a heavy burden of years of hurt and bitterness.<p>I was mad at my father for beating my mother. I was angry at a man who worked on our farm and sexually abused me from ages 6 to 13. All of this led to me to really despise God, …

Paris is a city that a lot of tourists do wrong—here’s how to get it right

There is perhaps no city more idealized, and more written about, than Paris. And yet, for tourists and travelers embarking on their first visit, there is also no city that’s easier to get wrong.<p>The Louvre, Ladurée, Champ de Mars, the Eiffel Tower—newcomers are often torn between all the sights to …

France

The Best Ab Exercises You’re Not Doing

These calorie-burning moves need to be part of your core routine.<p>After a sculpted stomach, but having trouble making progress? Too often, we work our …

Workouts

What it really means to be lonely

Is loneliness our modern malaise?<p>Former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy says the most common pathology he saw during his years of service "was not heart disease or diabetes; it was loneliness."<p>Chronic loneliness, some say, is like "smoking 15 cigarettes a day." It "kills more people than obesity."<p>…

5:2 dieters lose weight 'quicker' and may have healthier hearts - new study

People on the part-time “5:2” diet lose weight more quickly and are more healthy than those undertaking a consistent, traditional diet, a new study suggests.<p>UK researchers found that 5:2 dieters were able to achieve at least five per cent of their weight-loss target within two months while enjoying …

12 Incredible And Affordable Places To Travel Outside The US

See if your dream destination is on the list. H/T Quora<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Richard Branson is hiring someone to live on his private Caribbean island

Richard Branson is hiring a personal assistant, and you're going to want to brush up your resume, stat.<p>Not only does the billionaire Virgin Group founder seem like a pretty great guy to work for — his business trips are next-level, he believes in taking relaxing bubble baths for brainstorming …

The Most Popular Airbnb in Every European Country, Mapped

Traveling Europe on a budget can be tough — particularly with the amount of luxury high-end hotels lining the streets. If you’re looking for …

9 Clever Small Space Ideas to Steal from IKEA

The stylists at IKEA decorated this small bedroom in three different ways.<p>(Image credit: IKEA)<p>Here is a confession: I read IKEA catalogs not just to …

The World's Best (and Most Beautiful) Beaches to Add to Your Couples Bucket List

White sand, crystalline waters, swaying palms, ocean breezes. Sounds like a fantasy, right? In fact, these postcard-perfect scenes actually exist all across the globe. And whether you’re seeking inspo for your next seaside escape or just need some coastal eye-candy to get you through the winter, …

The Ideal Pilot Candidate: What Regional Airline Recruiters Want Most

Regional air carriers are on a well-documented pilot hiring binge, creating “one of the most exciting times ever” for aspiring airline pilots, says …

Exploding King Tut’s last great secret

THE controversy has been boiling away at the heart of Egyptian archaeology since 2015: does the famous tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun conceal …

Even For A Pagani, Japan's Zonda Anija Is Completely Insane

It’s a cold Monday night at the Tatsumi Parking Area. The flashing LEDs and deafening exhausts that are synonymous with this parking area are nowhere …

What Is The Difference Between Bitcoin and Ethereum?

Last year, thanks to stratospheric rises in value, lots of people became aware of the existence of Bitcoin, as well as another often-cited up-and-coming cryptocurrency, Ethereum.<p>For perspective – that means Bitcoin is currently held at around the same value as Unilever, whereas Ethereum has around …

Cryptocurrency

The Best And Funniest Commercials Of Super Bowl 52

Even if you're not a football fan, you can appreciate a good Super Bowl commercial. Companies pay upwards of $5 million dollars for a 30-second spot, so they try to do something special every year. Luckily, most of these companies have a good sense of humor, so people watching the final football …

US missions in Turkey to resume full visa services after row

<b>US missions in Turkey are to resume full visa services following security assurances from Turkey's government on US consular staff.</b><p>The US had suspended all non-immigrant visa services after the arrest of one of its consulate employees in October.<p>The worker had been detained over suspected links to …

35 Hidden Bars Around the World and How to Find Them

Some of the world's most intriguing bars are in locations you might not expect, hidden in taco joints and noodle shops, or disguised as everything …

The 25 Best Hotels In The World - According To Experts...

What counts as an expert, you may wonder? How about the most viewed hotel booking site on earth. TripAdvisor is a juggernaut in the eternal quest for …