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The Smartest Travel Gear

Crying babies, endless delays, and that one aggressive seat-kicker are almost inevitable travel companions. Doesn't mean you can't have a nice journey: savvy packing will keep you collected and calm. We can't promise the same for the new parents across the aisle.<p>Upgrade Your Luggage<p>Rollers …

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Drone Video Reveals the Parts of DTLA You Can't Usually See

Sure, drones are always spying or dropping bombs on people, but they're also always shooting super-dope videos of stuff we wouldn't otherwise see. (A real mixed blessing!) Thank god, Downtowner Ian Wood has gone with Use Two in this beautiful video of Downtown LA, which, as he writes, "Above the …

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

Gap Year: 14 Ways to Work While Traveling

Congrats to all of the new grads! If you're looking to put your career on hold and TRAVEL before you dive into a committed occupation, here's list of ways to do it!<p>After all..<p>"You're not a tree, if you don't like where you are: move."<p>I get it: you don't hate your city, but want to travel in your …

Five Reasons to Move Barahona to the Top of Your Dominican Bucket List

Most vacationers to the Dominican Republic make a beeline to the all-inclusives on the north and east end of the island. But to miss Barahona is like going to the Vatican and foregoing the Sistine Chapel or heading to the Grand Canyon and never looking down.<p>It goes without saying that this region …

Remote U.S. vacations | CNN Travel

In Meteora—"rocks in the air"—sandstone spires rise from the plain of Thessaly. Seeing the area as a religious retreat, monasteries sprung up here, beginning in 1336. http://on.natgeo.com/1hYxsmO

How to Make Sangria Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: A party drink that is begging -- nay, requiring -- to be made ahead of time. Which means less work for you,</i> …

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Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Covered Cranberries Recipe

These oversized oatmeal cookies are full of chocolate covered cranberries. If you can't find those, substitute chocolate covered raisins.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 3/4 cups old fashioned oats3/4 cup all purpose flour1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon baking soda8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted …

Thick and Juicy Home-Ground Grilled Cheeseburgers Recipe

Fact: If there's one way to instantly up your burger game and join the big leagues, it's to grind your own meat. It offers superior texture with more loosely packed patties and a more open, juice-trapping structure.<p><b>Note:</b> For better flavor, use a combination of short rib, brisket, and sirloin in …

Thai Peanut Cabbage Slaw

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> About 10 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour 20 minutes<p>An easy recipe for a delicious Thai-inspired cole slaw side …