Deb D'Agati Helfrich

254 Flips | 5 Magazines | 2 Likes | 2 Following | 227 Followers | @debdagatihe1jur | Keep up with Deb D'Agati Helfrich on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Deb D'Agati Helfrich”

The best careers for travelling the world

Dreaming of a job that pays you to travel? Who doesn't? Competition is stiff and salaries aren't always something to write home about, but here's our pick of the best jobs to turn that daydream into reality.<p>Flight attendant<p>Yes, flight attendants travel the world but short haul staff rarely leave …

Slurp-Worthy: 16 Ramen Soup Recipes

Packaged ramen. It served its purpose as a quick and budget-friendly meal as we studied away in our dorm rooms throughout college. Then we learned a few hacks, and transformed the instant noodles into so much more than just soup. Now, it’s time to come full circle and bring ramen back to its roots. …

10 DIY Plant Ideas for Fall

8 Comments<p>With fall soon approaching, a few fresh indoor plant ideas and DIYs for decorating. Check them out below:<p><b>1. Ferns in Hanging Terrariums</b><br>by …

Simple Pet Photography Tips and 10 Fun Images to Inspire You

Some of our favorite scene stealers in movies and photography are of pets and children. Beautiful pet photographs can be captured using techniques …

How to Clean Your Mattress {Spring Cleaning}

So this month I am working on organizing and cleaning the master bedroom for my Household Organization Diet. Since the majority of our time in our …

DIY: Back-to-School Hand Sanitizer

I’m not a fan of drugstore varieties of hand sanitizers with their slimy feelings, awful smells, and long lists of hard-to-pronounce ingredients. But …

Coconut

Top 23 New & Awesome DIY Pallet Projects

There is no need to tell you about all the positive things we have when we have a pallets at home. There are so many ways to repurpose them and make …

Tutorial: DIY bean bag pouf cushion

Tutorial: DIY bean bag pouf cushion<p>Is it a foot rest? A bean bag? A bean bag pouf cushion like this one can be either, and Anu from Nalle’s House …

DIY Pebble Boot Tray

Here is yet another wildly random thing I wanted to mention.<p>I had this nasty old cookie sheet I was thinking about trashing. Really it was in such …

The 5 Best Canal Cities In The World (Not Named: Venice)

By: Matt Meltzer<p><i>Credit: Wikimedia Commons user Peripetus</i><p>Pretty much every city with a drainage canal these days likes to call itself something along the lines of, "The Venice of Saskatchewan." But it takes more than an artificial waterway to make a city with canals a legitimate canal city.<p>And since …

35 Places You Need To Visit In France

Provence is famous for its fragrant lavender fields. Shutterstock France was recently named the most-visited country in the world with over 84 million visitors in 2013 — and for good reason.<p>Millions of people go to France each year to stroll along the quays of Paris, lie on the gorgeous beaches of …

How to Hitchhike Around Iceland's Ring Road

Let the adventure begin. All photos by Victoria DeLeone.<p><i>By Victoria DeLeone for Fathom</i> | <i>Mama told you not to talk to strangers, and she definitely told you not to get in their cars. But you're in Iceland now, and it's too cold for caution. Stick your thumb out and start hitchhiking. Two college</i> …

10 Places to Go While They Are Still Cheap: 2014 Edition

Do your travel ambitions eclipse your bank account? We've got just the fix: destinations around the world that offer plenty of cheap ways to stay, play, and eat. Whether you're on the prowl for a perfect beach or a city bursting with culture, these cities and countries deliver big but cost little. …

Tiny countries that pack a big punch

Size isn't everything. Here are ten of the smallest countries in the world. Some of them are rarely visited, except by travellers collecting visa stamps. Most are islands, often far flung. Their wealth varies, from nearly the highest per capita GDP to nearly the lowest, but all still manage to …

18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

CC BY-SA

6 Obscure Countries That You Should Get To Know

In the United Nations, though, where all 193 member states get a vote, even the smallest countries have a voice. Here are six obscure countries you should get to know, even small countries can be remarkable.<p>More than once, my friend from the tiny nation of Lesotho has had customs and immigration …

See the Best of Travel 365

Travel

Ireland's Castles

Castles dot the countryside of the Irish Isles. Some remain private homes, some are open to the public, and some are mere ruins of what they once were.

Ireland

Long Weekend in Bar Harbor

Perhaps best known and most often visited because of its proximity to Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor is a charming New England fishing village in …

I Heart My City: Pamela’s Quebec City

Quebec City resident <b>Pamela MacNaughtan</b> left her career behind to pursue her dream of long-term travel in 2010, and hasn’t looked back. This self-proclaimed “bacon addict” isn’t only led by her taste buds; she’s also attracted to the unusual and adventurous side of travel. She’s toured working …

Road Trip: Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Take your time hopping from one clam shack to the next around vintage Cape Cod.<p>A drive around Massachusetts' vintage Cape Cod serves up miles of beaches, restful resort towns—and, yes, lobster and clam shacks.<p>There are capes all along the New England coast, but when anyone talks of "the Cape," the …

New England

Affordable Greece

Think Greece and conjure up images of white-washed villages cascading down hillsides, azure seas sparkling in bright sunshine and powder-soft white sand beaches. A visit to this special country is a lifelong dream for many, as it delivers an astounding array of breathtaking landscapes, ancient …

A Case of the Cozies in the Cotswolds

As is the case with many villages in England's Cotswolds area, the epicenter of the wool trade town of Northleach is the old market place -- which is dotted with small neighborhood eateries and watering holes like The Red Lion and the Black Hat Cafe. Beyond the square, lies a sleepy, close-knit …

Best Places to Cruise This Fall

<i>Robert Pernett / Flickr</i><p>With crisp air, cool temperatures and brilliant foliage on display, autumn is an ideal time to cruise. The stretch between summer and winter affords relatively crowd-free ports and fewer passengers on board (kids are back in school), translating to plenty of opportunities to …

A Day Trip To Oia, Santorini, Greece: What Not To Miss

While I thoroughly recommend spending as much time as possible in Santorini, sometimes all you have is the option of one day. If you find yourself island hopping throughout Greece, here is your itinerary for exploring Oia, on the island of Santorini.<p><b>1. Swimming in Amoudi Bay</b><p>Start your day with a …

Giving in to the tug of Ireland | CNN Travel

15 Must-See Literary Sights in London

Few countries can lay claim to as many great writers as England, home to some of history's most renowned scribes. Strolling around the capital, be …