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Top 20 family summer holidays in Europe

Want sea, sandcastles, adventure, a city break, camping, just a pool? Wepick holidays across Europe to keep everyone, from tiny tots to sulky teens, in a sunny mood<p><b>Campervanning,</b> <b>Portugal</b><p><b>Van hire</b> €1,302<b><br>Best for ages</b> 10+<b><br>Type of trip</b> Adventure<br>Road trips always make great adventures, especially with …

European Travel

The hottest iPhone and Android accessory we’ve covered in 2018 so far is only $37 on Amazon

Thousands and thousands of our readers have picked up a Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera based on our coverage, making it the most popular …

Tech Trends

The Coolest Stuff In Menswear Right Now

Our edit of the latest must-have clothes and accessories

Men's Fashion

A Restaurant in Madrid That’s the Oldest in the World Has Had the Same Fire Burning for 293 Years

Great Big Story visited with Luis Javier Sànchez Alvarez, the proud deputy manager of Restaurante Botín, a legendary eatery in Madrid, Spain that …

Barcelona

Programmer/artist creates algorithmic portraits composed of a single line

LinesLab is "an experimental design studio established by Sergej Stoppel that explores algorithmic art and robotics." Among his cool works are these …

Drawing

Bell & Ross keeps it simple with the BR 03-92 NIGHTLUM

Inspired by the glow of aviation gauges under the night sky.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>22<p>Inspired by the glow of aviation gauges under the …

Watches

This Photographer Shoots Portraits in the Style of Old Master Painters

Gemmy Woud-Binnendijk is a Dutch fine art photographer whose portrait photos may make you feel like you’re walking through a museum. Her style is …

Art

Radius is a rechargeable device that allows you to keep mosquitoes away without sprays

There’s nothing more annoying than being at a backyard BBQ or any other outdoor get together and being attacked by mosquitos. Sure, you can spray yourself down with chemical repellants, but there has to be a better and easier way to get rid of these pests. An Indiegogo funded device called Radius …

Insects

The Best Audiobooks of All Time Might Actually Have You Hoping for a Traffic Jam

As anyone whose commute is longer than 20 minutes can attest, podcasts are game-changing for passing the time productively. And while I'd never dream …

6 Affordable Classics You Could Drive to Work Every Day

The vintage car market right now is booming, and though recent dips in value have suggested it’s a bubble waiting to pop, its hard not to argue that …

Free Things to See and Do in Florence

Florence is one of the most popular travel cities in Italy and offers many free sights and attractions for tourists. One of the best things to do in …

Italy

Top Museums in Florence

All of Florence, including its churches, squares, and public buildings, is a museum. But there are some museums in Florence that you will not want to …

Museums

Too Much Music: A Failed Experiment In Dedicated Listening

In Clint Eastwood's 1988 film <i>Straight No Chaser</i>, Thelonious Monk road manager Bob Jones tells a story about Monk appearing on a television show sometime in the late '50s. Monk is asked what kind of music he likes, to which he replies "all kinds." The interviewer, hoping for a "gotcha" moment, …

Every Berlin Neighborhood You Need to Know

Berlin is a sprawling city and it can be hard to get your head around. So it makes sense, that many tourists to Berlin can spend several days in the …

Germany

This is the Year You Actually Do Something With Your Photos

3 Good Reasons to Be Mindful About Your Camera Roll in 2018<p>Being intentional about whether and how you do things almost always leads to a healthy …

All the science fiction, fantasy, and horror books that everyone will be talking about in 2018

Bookshelf goals<p>With a new year comes the promise of new books hitting bookstores. 2018 is shaping up to have plenty of adventures to delve into — taking readers to distant planets, fantastical realms, and beyond. We’ll meet some authors publishing their first-ever novels, and we’ll become …

Norwegian Jazz Star Releases New Album

Ellen Andrea Wang is one of the most recognizable jazz artists in Norway. Wang studied classical violin for ten years before switching to the bass at sixteen and studying jazz at the Norwegian Academy of Music. Music reviewer Michelle Mercer says her sophomore album <i>Blank Out</i> reflects 1980s art pop …

Photography Tutorials For Beginners: Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO, & Light

In upcoming days, we are going to share interesting Video Tutorials for beginners in photography. Here is the first video, clearly explained about …

Chilling Reads: The Top 20 Thrillers to Read This Winter Season

This exhilarating debut <b></b>follows six college students as they embark on a summer getaway to a farmhouse. Everything goes well until they meet Severine, the girl next door. Kate Channing, one of the students, finds Severine to be a nuisance. One thing leads to another, and there is a huge altercation …

13 sci-fi series starters to break in your new ebook reader

Visit other worlds<p>So you just got a new ebook reader for the holidays this year. Nice! Now, it’s time to find books to load it up with, which should give you plenty to read on your trip home, or if you need an excuse to avoid relatives for a couple of hours.<p>Here’s 13 science-fiction books that kick …

The 50 Best Podcasts of 2017

The shows that kept listeners refreshing their apps this year<p>Editor’s Note: Find all of <i>The Atlantic</i>’s “Best of 2017” coverage here.<p>This year, podcasts got funnier, sharper, and even more niche. Our recommendations here pass a vigorous audio smell test. First, the arrival of a new podcast episode …

TV

I Lived in Europe for 5 Years — These Are the Places I Tell All My Friends to Visit

<i>This story originally appeared on Thisisinsider.com.</i><p>These talented women have turned buttercream into a business<p>The 'Star Wars: Rogue One' trailers …

Amazon Merchants Continue to Find Ways to Cheat

Mike Molson Hart, who sells toys on Amazon.com Inc.’s marketplace, realized earlier this month something was amiss. His company’s popular disc-shaped …

eCommerce

How the internet changed the market for sex

“Elle” is a 63-year-old sex worker. She’s been at it for decades, and what makes her extraordinary isn’t just her longevity in the business, but her ability to adapt to a changing market. Sex work is as old as civilization, but in the past 20 years the market for illegal sex services has undergone …

These Are the Only Airbnbs You Have To Stay In in Vienna

The Most Beautiful Places in Germany

The landscapes of Germany are at once charming, bewitching, and staggeringly pretty: alpine peaks, mysterious forests, white Rococo churches, villages lined with timbered houses, and castles that seem almost too majestic to be real. From the mountains to the cities, and everywhere in between, here …

25 Secret European Villages

Giornico, Switzerland<p>The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time …

European Travel

In 'Frankenstein Dreams,' Everything Is Possible — And Also Terrifying

<i>Genevieve Valentine's latest novel is</i> Icon.<p><i>"I have the soul of an explorer, and in nine of ten cases this leads to destruction."</i><p>— Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, "The Hall Bedroom"<p>In 1835, a series of "scientific" articles appeared in the <i>New York Sun</i> describing recent revelations about the moon and its …

Literature

10 Fall Destinations for the Ultimate Bookworm

We bookish folks do love to wander, but sometimes we don’t even have to move our feet. A good book will transport us from bedrooms, bus stops, …