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13 Reasons To Get To Nicaragua Before Everyone Discovers It

Ahh, Central America. While most travelers spend their time plotting escapes to Europe or Southeast Asia, this little nugget sits unassumingly right under their noses (literally -- it's pretty much directly south, and a shorter flight than you'd think).<p>And Nicaragua may just be the best nation in …

12 incredible UNESCO sites you've probably never heard of | CNN Travel

Unesco

How A Tiny Brewery Run By Monks Came To Make The Best Beer In The World

But fame found them anyway in the mid-2000s, when the beer-information website RateBeer.com named their dark, quadrupel-style 12 the best beer in the world.<p>RateBeer executive director Joe Tucker, who put together the beer ranking based on reviews from the site's users, said he had no idea how much …

Tag: Landscaping 101

Landscape Ideas: Garden Design for a Swimming Pool Area<p>by Kier Holmes<p>Swimming Pools: 11 Best Landscape Plants for Water’s Edge<p>by Kier Holmes<p>Lost …

Landscaping

6 steps to the ultimate retirement portfolio

<b>Step Four: Add small-cap stocks</b><p>The standard pension fund's equity portfolio consists mostly of the stocks of the largest U.S. companies. Each of …

Investing

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

A Glimpse Into The Global Forces That Create A Simple T-Shirt

NPR’s Planet Money decided to sell some T-shirts. But they didn’t just buy them, they tracked the production from growing the cotton to delivering them to your door.<p>Want to produce a compelling story about a topic that usually isn’t a page turner? It pays to follow the classic writing trope: Show, …

First 'unmanned' flight over British airspace

The first unmanned flight over British airspace has been successfully completed.<p>Aerospace company BAE Systems flew a Jetstream 31 – dubbed the "flying test bed" – from Warton in Lancashire to Inverness in Scotland.<p>Strictly speaking, the flight was not an unmanned one, in that two pilots were in the …

BAE Systems

Who Got Rich This Week: An Offshore Driller, Stein Mart's Chairman And More

Each week at Forbes we scan our database of corporate insiders to see who got richer from the action in the stock market. A third straight week of gains for the major indices produced record highs for both the Dow and the S&P 500, which ended the week up 1% and 1.7% respectively. Both closed …

Apple, Samsung again take all of handset industry profits

Apple and Samsung can't be stopped in the handset market, according to new data from analysts at Cannacord Genuity.<p>The analysts on Monday reported that Apple and Samsung again combined to capture all of the operating profits in the handset industry in the first quarter of 2013. In other words, …

Mobile

Turkey warns of response after Syria border town bombs

<b>Turkey says it will take necessary measure to protect itself after two car bombs killed at least 43 people in a town on its border with Syria.</b><p>Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu vowed to catch those behind the attack in Reyhanli which is home to many Syrian refugees. "Nothing will go …