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Ladies: These Are the 9 Hiking Boots You REALLY Need

Don't ever let a shoe keep you from reaching your destination — lace up a pair of the best new women's hiking boots of 2018.<p>Salomon Quest 4D III GTX …

The Best Books of 2017

Every year, we manage to find a trove of great new books about recreation and the natural world, and 2017 was no different. But some of our top picks <i>were</i> different from anything we’ve seen before—like a nonfiction book about wolves that reads as if from a wolf’s perspective, and a novel that shows …

5 Great Winter Hikes to Take in Vermont

Vermont is one of those states that has great hiking all year round, including in the winter months. In fact, the fresh snow brings a sense of beauty …

Seven Things You Need to Layer Properly

Fall is, without question, the best time of year to go backpacking. If you can squeeze in a trip before it gets too cold, you’ll be rewarded with crisp air, gorgeous views, and a lot less sweat—triple bonus. <br>You probably already know that layering is the key to staying happy when you’re in the …

There’s method in the madness: tips for becoming a pro packer

Packing is a necessary evil that all travellers must endure, and when it comes to doing it well, few of us are walking away with any prizes. So whether you’re typically stuck straddling a bulging suitcase, or are simply on the hunt for a few tips to top up the knowledge bank, become a master of the …

10 Crazy Beautiful Hot Springs Around The World

Honestly speaking, most of the options to warm up on a cold day are kind of uncool. No offense to those who partake, but wrapping yourself up in a …

50 Cheap Eats Destinations in NYC

As restaurant prices in New York City continue to soar, finding great inexpensive places becomes more of a priority — and if the food is not only delicious but also outside a diner’s previous experience, all the better. Eater critic Robert Sietsema regularly rounds up neighborhood spots and reviews …

7 Beautiful Hot Springs You Need to Experience in Oregon

Sure, hot tubs were cool in the 90’s teen movies of your youth, but the times are changing. Natural hot springs are the new trend, and we want to …

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

Don’t forget your camera!<p>Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week—who are we to limit you) staring …

The most incredible infinity pools in the world

Infinity pools are fun, soothing and-- let's face it-- pretty awesome looking.<p>These luxurious hotel hotspots feature some of the world's coolest places to splash around.<p>1. Hanging Gardens, Bali, Indonesia<p>This luxury resort is located in the heart of the Balinese jungle. Surrounded by lush …

6 Astonishingly Beautiful Ski Destinations You Must See

If you’re looking for a memorable ski holiday, you’re spoilt for choice. From unmanicured rough runs, vertigo-inducing ski areas to popular resorts, …

Hong Kong’s Autonomy Eroded

The cornerstone of the 1997 agreement between China and the United Kingdom that returned Hong Kong to China was the “one country, two systems” formula that was designed to protect the territory’s distinct features — in particular its political system — when it reunited with China. The formula was …

Hong Kong court rules lawmakers cannot take office

A court in Hong Kong ruled Tuesday that two newly-elected, pro-independence lawmakers cannot take office after they insulted China during their swearing-in ceremony.<p>The High Court ruled the two, Sixtus Leung, 30, and Yau Wai-ching, 25, of the Youngspiration party, broke a section of the Hong Kong …

Pakistan stumbles upon its 'biggest' child abuse case

Officials in the Pakistani state of Punjab have called for a federal inquiry into what it called the largest-ever child abuse case in the South Asian country's history involving nearly 300 children.<p>The government of Punjab state on Sunday ordered a judicial investigation into the case that came to …

The Opposite of Ladylike: 5 ‘Promiscuous’ Things Women Do That Are Actually Empowering

1. Wear revealing clothing.<p>When women wear a low cut top that bares their cleavage and a skirt that leaves little to the imagination, it isn’t …

The Difference Between Loneliness And Emptiness

Loneliness is a temporary feeling. It’s what you feel when your roommate leaves you alone in the apartment for a week on her family vacation. It’s …

104 Little Happy Moments In Life We All Need To Appreciate More

By Katie Mather,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1M9dAek<p><b>1.</b> Waking up with good hair.<p><b>2.</b> Watching raindrops “race each other” down windows.<p><b>3.</b> When …

See the secret airplane bedrooms where flight attendants sleep on long-haul flights

But where do they do it?<p>Most Boeing 777 and 787 airliners have a secret stairway that leads to a tiny set of windowless bedrooms for the cabin crew — and few people know they even exist.<p>See what the secret cabins look like.<p><i>An earlier version of this story was written by Jim Edwards.</i>

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Is Cuba becoming a haven for LGBT rights? | Cuba

<b>Havana, Cuba -</b> Walking down the Malecon, Havana's broad coastal esplanade that runs past extravagant hotels built when Cuba was the playground of the United States' upper class, one can occasionally see a same-sex couple holding hands or stealing a kiss.<p>Cuba, the socialist island nation and Cold …

21 incredible markets every shopper should visit around the world

Most markets offer specialties that can only be found in that country, and chances are you're going to have to bargain with locals to get the price you want.<p>From the Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo, Japan, to the Witches' Market in La Paz, Bolivia, here are the markets with treasures you won't want to …

European Travel

12 Ways to Make Your Plane Ride More Comfortable

The only thing standing in the way of you and fabulous Helsinki is seat 21B, wedged right between chatty Cathy and the dude eating pickled herring.<p>Here, 12 ways to upgrade the experience so you feel less cramped and more comfy.<p><b>Wear Loosely-Fitted Layers</b><p>Restrictive clothing is the fastest way to …

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16 Secrets Every Nurse Knows (And You Should, Too)

<i>By Elizabeth Jenkins, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Main Photo By: Getty Images)</i><p>No one looks forward to a hospital stay. It means there's something wrong, you'll be poked and prodded, and you'll be eating meals that make airline food taste gourmet. However, it needn't be pure misery. There is a whole staff whose …

Daisann’s Hong Kong

Award-winning journalist and frequent <i>National Geographic Traveler</i> contributor <i></i><b>Daisann McLane</b> (on Twitter @Daisann_McLane) began her love affair with <b>Hong Kong</b> back in 2001, on assignment for <i>The New York Times</i>. She returned to the city again and again over the ensuing years, eventually settling there …

Yes, I'm Pretty and I'm Traveling Alone

I can already hear Regina George saying, <i>"So, you think you're pretty?"</i>, and can imagine the amount of "Is this b*tch seriously complaining about being pretty and traveling?" comments this post will inevitably attract, but trust me, I've gotten worse things inferred about me when I travel alone.<p>You …

The Tourist Sights Worth Waking Up Early For

We know, we know, rolling out of bed early after a night out is the last thing you want to do while on vacation. Isn't not getting up early one of …

Drink up: 17 spectacular rooftop bars to visit around the world this summer

Don’t Die Unhappy

By Kovie Biakolo,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1eRRmiN<p>The StrengthFinder’s Test is an assessment anyone can take to find out what their “natural,” …

23 JK Rowling Quotes To Read On Your Worst Day

By Johanna Mort,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1ApKG4V<p><b>1.</b> “Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on …

The Truth About Meeting Someone At The Wrong Time

Timing is something that none of us can seem to get quite right with relationships. We meet the person of our dreams the month before they leave to …