Photo: Eric Nathan The World at Night’s annual International Earth and Sky photo contest was started in 2009 to promote the night sky as a natural wonder in need of protection. In conjunction with the
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A watering hole is a personal thing—be it a local pub where the bartender knows your favorite beer, or a cocktail lounge where you had that first (perfect) negroni. We've already asked top mixologists
A: Ah, the middle-age-man belly. You can try to run it off, but cardio alone won't be nearly as successful at battling the bulge as combining cardio with strength training, says a new study published the
“He told me, ‘I love everything that’s in your book, but I don’t want to pay more tax.'" French economist Thomas Piketty says the world’s richest man loves everything about his 2014 book, Capital in the
A: Airlines have been on a roll with downgrading economy class seats. To wit: Jet Blue, whose planes are known for being the most comfortable (on the domestic front), just announced it will cram 15 extra
Good news for travelers: The U.S. dollar has increased in value over the last year, rising nearly 10 percent against the euro since January. More good news (at least for Americans): Currencies in many
Until this week, acquiring a visa for India was as frenetic as walking around the streets of Delhi or Mumbai. Anyone wishing to explore the inimitable country had to navigate a lengthy, bureaucratic process.
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Our luxury travel guide for Vienna and Austria, featuring hotel, nightlife, restaurant, sightseeing and tour recommendations, including the Hotel Sacher, the Vienna State Opera, and the Austrian countryside.