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Here are 27 great gift ideas for the outdoors enthusiast in your life

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>For people who enjoy exploring the outdoors, there's always another tool or gadget to add to their camping inventory.<p>If a friend or family …

Shopping

Hiking Resources

Welcome to the Hiking Resources page at The Adventure Junkies.<p>This is a complete list of all the backpacking resources available on our website, from …

12 of the most spectacular hikes in California

Mt. Whitney<p>Michael Shainblum<p>If you don’t have time for the John Muir trail you can still summit Mt. Whitney since the peak is accessible via a …

I had lunch at London's naked restaurant that has a waiting list of over 40,000 people — here's the verdict

And yet, here I am, sitting completely naked eating vegan food in a cubicle with two strangers somewhere in central London.<p>I'm at The Bunyadi, the city's first nude pop-up restaurant that opens to the public today (Saturday, June 11).<p>Since the pop-up was announced in April, 46,000 people have …

Dining Rooms

The 15 Best New Hiking Shells of 2016

Rain, sleet, snow, wind: Whatever nature throws at you, you can shrug it off with a good shell. Just make sure you pick the right one. If you're …

British Airways Executive Club: The Ultimate Guide

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British Airways

Why Young People Are Right About Hillary Clinton

I was disappointed to hear that <i>Rolling Stone</i> had endorsed Hillary Clinton, but I also understood. In many ways, the endorsement by my boss and …

Trump’s not Hitler, he’s Mussolini: How GOP anti-intellectualism created a modern fascist movement in America

<b>(AP/John Bazemore)</b><p>Fascism is about the most powerful epithet one can use — but it fits with Donald Trump. A historian explains why<p>Fedja Buric<p>March 11, 2016 10:59pm (UTC)<p>In an interview with Slate<i>,</i> the historian of fascism Robert Paxton warns against describing Donald Trump as fascist because “it’s …

Budapest in One Day - Where to Go and What to See?

By the time we arrived in Budapest on New Year’s Eve, we were reflecting on an amazing journey through some of Europe’s finest cities. Could it get …

How to see best of Budapest in just one (long) day

It’s the ultimate tease to fly all the way to some far-flung country, only to realize you have just 24 hours to spend there. But whether the rush is …

This Abandoned Fishing Village Outside Budapest Looks Straight Up Magical

Photographer Viktor Egyed captured these incredible photos of the fishing village of Szödliget, located in Hungary just outside of Budapest, in which the town is perfectly reflected on the surface of the lake on which it sits. Combined with the mostly leafless trees, the heavy sheet of fog, and the …

5 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do in Budapest, Hungary on a Budget

There are lots of affordable ways to enjoy this city, which in case you didn't know, is divided in two by the Danube river -- hilly, more-residential Buda on one side and Pest, where all the action is, on the other.<p>(photo: New York cafe)<p><b>1) Relax in Old Cafes Restored to New</b><p>In their heyday, …

Magical Abandoned Fishing Village Near Budapest

The Slovakian photographer Viktor Egyed accidentally found the abandoned fishing village of <i>Sz ö Dliget</i>, located three hours outside of Budapest, in …

European Travel

A Cheat Sheet for Budapest First-Timers

Budapest is a true European gem with a casual, hip vibe. Despite a turbulent past, reflected in the city’s culture, food, politics, and architecture, …

10 awesome things to do in Budapest

It’s easy to fall in love with Budapest. Made up of two cities, Buda and Pest are divided by the majestic River Danube. And although both sides are …

European Travel

Budapest Travel for Couples: Music, Romance, Restaurants and Wine

A dinner party. When arriving in a new country, who wouldn't love to be invited to a dinner party with locals?<p>Suzie Goldbach and her parents serve the only home-cooked meals that actually beat out the fancy restaurants to rank in Budapest's Top 10 eateries on Trip Advisor. In their homey little …

European Travel

Budapest ranks as Central-Eastern Europe’s 3rd most-livable city

According to Mercer’s annual research, Budapest is now the 77th most livable city in the world, and it ranks third in Central-Eastern Europe, …

Top 5 Pastries to Try in Budapest

Hungary may be best-known for some of its savory contributions to the culinary scene, from chicken paprikash to goulash, but its sweets are nothing …

Dessert

Supreme Pampering at the Gellert Spa in Budapest

The first time we went to Budapest was a frigid February weekend. Living in Germany, I tend to get the mid-winter blues and need to just get away. …

Budapest

10 reasons why you should visit Budapest in 2016

It's affordable<p>Budapest is finding a new lease of life as an exciting and affordable design destination, as fin de siècle buildings are being turned …

MRI efficacy in diagnosing internal lesions of the knee: a retrospective analysis

Abstract<p>Background<p>Many surgeons tend to believe that MRI is an accurate, non invasive diagnostic method, enough to lead to decisions for conservative …

Neurology

This Former Google Exec Is On A Mission To Develop A Blood Test For Cancer

A personal tragedy was one of the motivations for Jeff Huber to seek out his new role as CEO of Illumina spinout Grail.<p>For many oncologists, the holy grail of medicine is a blood test that can detect cancer before symptoms arise. But developing such a test is a daunting challenge.<p>San Diego-based …

What To Expect When You're Expecting The Collapse Of Society As We Know It

<b>Outside of Houston</b> in late August, the weather’s been doing that early-morning Texas thunderstorm thing for an hour: the sort of rain that feels like a Texan god has ripped a seam in the heavens. Cars are hydroplaning all over; even with the windshield wipers at the highest setting, the world …

Survivalism

On Updike and eternity

John Updike died seven years ago this week. His last poem, “Fine Point,” is a meditation on the 23rd Psalm:<p><i>The tongue reposes in papyrus …

Literature

The Biggest Lies Car Manufacturers and Dealerships Tell to Sell You a Car

Dealerships and car manufacturers are already less than honest (if we’re generous) and wading through misinformation just makes it exponentially …

Why the calorie is broken

“I’m kind of pissed at the scientific community for not coming up with something better."<p>Trouble begins<p>This entire enterprise, from the Beltsville …

Nutrition

The world's best hostels

From Beijing to Berlin and Miami to Madrid, a guide to the world's best hostels, including the top places to stay for rooftop bars, characterful dorms, private rooms, spectacular views and outdoor pools.<p><b>Where to stay in Amsterdam</b><p>Generator Hostel Amsterdam<p>Amsterdam, Netherlands<p>8 Telegraph expert …

The Best Countries in Southeast Asia to Visit, Ranked

Ah, Southeast Asia. That place where Leo lost his marbles in <i>The Beach</i>, where Ben Stiller went full Rambo in <i>Tropic Thunder</i>, and where your cousin …

Detox in Amsterdam in Style

When it's time to rejuvenate, this Dutch city is high in luxe possibilities.<p>It’s an easy place to overindulge, but the good news is that Amsterdam …