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A First-Time Visitor’s Guide to Singapore

You’d think a tiny nation the size of an average American city would be easy to know at a glance, but Singapore specializes in defying …

Asia Travel

Here’s a Simple Explainer on How to Use the Powerful Curves Adjustment in Photoshop (VIDEO)

Curves might be one of the most important yet most misunderstood adjustment tools in all of Photoshop. Because Curves is so key to tweaking the tones …

Tutorials

Hands-on: Ecobee4 Thermostat with Apple HomeKit Amazon Alexa

The Ecobee4 is one of the most flexible smart thermostats available. Not only does it support Apple HomeKit, Google Assistant, and Amazon Alexa, it …

Home Automation

Amazon And Google Launch DIY Kits For AI

Customizing voice search and vision into Google Home and Amazon Echo devices became a little easier this week as the two companies launched their own …

Artificial Intelligence

10 things to do in Quito

With an emerging street art scene, incredible food, mountain views and a rich history, Quito is fast becoming South America’s coolest capital. Here …

South America

How to make your home a Smart Home

Your life is about to get a whole lot easier.<p>The smart home is no longer a dream stuck inside a Disney movie. It's real, it's attainable and it's a lot easier to set up than you think. CNET's Guide to Smart Living, launching today, is going to show you exactly how.<p>To do this, we outfitted a home in …

Hacking

36 Hours in Lisbon

Forget Lisbon as the budget capital of Europe. Yes, the seafood is still (relatively) cheap, as is the wine. The old canary-yellow trams still rattle along steep hills, and you’ll never pay more than a euro and change for a pastéis de nata, the classic Portuguese pastry. But today the Portuguese …

European Travel

Eight Lightroom Tricks for Landscape Photography

Raw processing is quite a detailed procedure and the possibilities are limited only by your knowledge and experience. That means there is always …

Tutorials

Switzerland: Go on, feel the Bern

I had completely underestimated the appeal of the common onion.<p>Yet here I am, at 6.30am on a November morning in Bern, the capital of Switzerland, at …

European Travel

48 Hours in Reykjavik: Best Things to Do

<i>Whether you’re in transit to another country, or getting ready to head out and explore Iceland’s natural beauty, it’s worth spending 48 hours in</i> …

European Travel

Hadrian's Wall: The Complete Guide

Hadrian's Wall once marked the northern boundary of the Roman Empire. It stretched for nearly 80 miles, across the narrow neck of the Roman province …

Archaeology

The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018

These destinations are spectacular—and affordable.<p><b>The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018</b><p><b>By Megan Leonhardt and Kerri Anne Renzulli</b><p>Whether you dream of …

Travel

Barcelona Day Trip: Dali Museum & 9 Medieval Towns in Spain

Famous for its Mediterranean coastal cities, there is also a treasure trove of medieval towns in Catalonia Spain. Driving from one small medieval …

Madrid Sightseeing: 4 Things to do in Madrid for Free

<i>Featured image by dziambel</i><p>Visiting a city that is rich in culture and history like Madrid can be costly, but as tourists we want to soak up as much …

Top Things To Do in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Fort Lauderdale's full of great tourist destinations for visitors and residents alike! This list presents some great tourist destinations in the …

Fort Lauderdale

8 Wonderful Weekend Getaways in Washington State

San Juan Islands<p>Toccara Best<p>If you’re craving more of a relaxing escape with a slower pace of life and an abundance of natural beauty, I can’t think …

10 Amazing Things to Do Around the Iceland Ring Road

When you travel as much as we do, there are always going to be destinations that immediately spring to mind in terms of creating memorable …

A Local Guide to the Do's (and Don't) in Philadelphia

Being a tourist in Philadelphia doesn’t have to mean sticking to the standard sightseeing excursions. Try these eight tips for appreciating the city …

Top 12 Old Montreal Hotels

Old Montreal's Best Hotels<p>Old Montreal hotels have a cachet like none other in North America, offering sights like a page from a picture book of the …

Old Montreal Visitors Guide

Old Montreal is a part of downtown Montreal that has been preserved in much of its original state, with the oldest buildings dating back to the …

The Top 50 Long Distance Hiking Trails In The USA And Little Guide How To Hike – Page 2

2. Continental Divide Trail<p><b>Length:</b> 3100 miles <b><br>Region:</b> Rocky Mountains <b><br>Endpoint 1:</b> Mexico <b><br>Endpoint 2:</b> Canada<p>The Continental Divide Trail, otherwise known …

The Top Best 37 World Class Walks Around The World

Whether you like teetering on mountain ridges or prefer a gentle jaunt along the beach, we’ve found the best wanders the Earth has to offer. Get your …

What to do in Medellin: The Things You Must Not Miss

I absolutely fell in love with Medellin! This amazing city of 2 1/2 million has the big city energy and drive of a London...The post What to do in …

South America

TOP 10 things to do in Tallinn

<b>Tallinn was born at a crossroads of medieval trade and is now more than ever a treasure of the Baltic. Estonia's capital combines ease of travel with</b> …

The Best Times to Visit New Zealand for Every Type of Trip

Whether you want to hike, sun on the beach, or sip wine (or all three) take note before planning your trip to New Zealand.<p>New Zealand is a dream …

The 60 greatest train journeys for 2018

The best train journey I’ve ever done? Tricky. In terms of sheer pinch-me-is-this-for-real wow-factor, it has to be the Trans-Mongolian, a journey of truly epic proportions. In my case it involved four days of travelling between Moscow and Lake Baikal on the traditional Trans-Siberian before …

Trains

15 Must-Visit Spots Along Iceland’s Ring Road

At exactly 828 miles, Iceland’s Route 1 encircles the entire country. With an average speed limit of 55 miles an hour, you could technically drive …

The 18 coolest neighbourhoods in Europe to visit in 2018, according to the world's top travel experts

But it can be hard to look beyond the tourist traps when you've only got a few days in a certain city or region.<p>Business Insider asked some of the world's top travel experts — from the likes of Lonely Planet and Suitcase Magazine— for the coolest and quirkiest hyper-local neighbourhoods across …

European Travel

Why You Should Pick an All-Inclusive Resort for Your Next Family Vacation

Planning vacations when you’re single and kid-free is much different from planning one with your family. When you’re traveling solo, you can always crash with a friend and explore more adult-oriented activities. But as parents, our priorities change. We need to find a destination that’s fun yet …

Los Cabos

9 tips for your new Apple TV

The Apple TV is a seemingly simple device, but there are a lot of hidden features that you need to know.<p>The Apple TV ($179.00 at Walmart) may seem like a pretty simple device -- a streamer box that connects to your television and works very similarly to an iPhone ($999.99 at Cricket Wireless) or …

Smart TV