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Travel Wallet | Leather Passport Holders with RFID

Bellroy customers live all across the globe, so we can ship to anywhere with a letterbox. For P.O. boxes outside Australia and Europe, please use the …

"Old Kyoto"'s Historical Machiya Rental Properties in the Gion Neighborhood

Developed for travelers visiting Kyoto's Yasaka Shrine (which began construction in the year 656), the alluring Gion neighborhood later transformed into an exclusive geisha district with plenty of tea houses, bars and restaurants. Gion today has plenty to offer locals and tourists alike, and is …

Our love affair with purebred dogs has created genetically inferior animals

With the beginning of the new year comes an unfortunate annual tradition. Each year, families purchase purebred dogs as short-sighted holiday gifts—many of which wind up in animal shelters in the first weeks of January.<p>Our predilection for purebred dogs is troubling for a number of reasons. For one …

Pets

Icon Briefcase

With a history that spans well over a century, Tärnsjö Garveri has perfected the craft of quality leather making and timeless design. This briefcase is handcrafted at the Swedish manufacturer’s in-house saddlery using vegetable tanned leather from local bovine hides. Classic design, hand-stitched …

G-RO’s Revolutionary Companion Bag

by Adrienne So<p>The two-wheeled carry-on is an indispensable piece of luggage for the frequent traveler. But for all its ubiquity, and despite how sleek and modern many of them look, they all have the same weaknesses in functionality. Tiny wheels and awkward weight distribution makes your typical …

A video essay on the artistry of Chuck Jones and the Looney Tunes (VIDEO).

If you haven’t watched <i>Looney Tunes</i> since you were a kid<i>—</i>and no, revisiting <i>Space Jam</i> during a recent ’90s nostalgia kick does not count—you may not be …

Animation

AeroMobil Flying Car

It drives on the highway. It uses regular gas. It fits in normal parking spots. And it flies. The AeroMobil Flying Car is aiming to be a complete …

The Best Management Article Of 2014

Good news: Harvard Business Review has announced that Bill Lazonick is the 2014 HBR McKinsey Award winner for the best HBR article in 2014 for his brilliant, hard-hitting piece, “Profits Without Prosperity” (September 2014 HBR). Lazonick is a professor of economics at the University of …

Tim Cook

Salt Sailing Yacht Concept

Named for the substance once so valuable it served as currency, the Salt Sailing Yacht Concept would be a legendary way to cross the sea. The 55 …

Sailing

TRAVEL/VOYAGE/LA RIOJA (SPAIN)

<b>Hi again my friends, today my travel recommendation is about my country, Spain. There are plenty of villages, cities, towns, nature sites which I can</b> …

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Gift Ideas<p>Don't show up at brunch empty handed.<p>22 Photos2 days agoView More<p>Fitness<p>Two <b>GQ</b> staffers unpack the gym's code of silence.<p>By Clay Skipper6 …

The Best Spotify Tips and Tricks You’re Probably Not Using

Spotify is one of the most popular music streaming services out there, but most of us aren't using it to its full potential. These little known tips …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

5 reasons why the Pays Basque still tops the exclusive Summer destination list

Pays Basque and ‘exclusive’ aren’t staple bed fellows. But mention Biarritz and more exotic images creep in. There’s a reason for this: it’s a lesser …

Carcassonne Guide| Fodor's Travel

Poised atop a hill overlooking lush green countryside and the Aude River, Carcassonne’s fortified upper town, known as La Cité, looks lifted from the …

Food-Lover’s Road Trip: Barcelona to Basque Country

Few cities rival Barcelona for sheer chic and panache. From its sinuous sensuous Gaudí architecture to the stunning seaside setting, the Catalan …

5 Great Basque Dishes

Soulful, traditional dishes you’ll crave again and again—and where to eat them in Basque country<p>It won’t take long after arriving in Spain’s Basque …

10 Best Travel Guide Apps You Need For Your Next Trip

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Robinhood

Based on the idea that a tech-driven brokerage could operate with less overhead, Robinhood was among the first online brokerages to charge zero …

Philips Clear LED Light Bulb

Everyone who's been paying attention knows that LED light bulbs are the future — but up until now, they haven't <i>looked</i> like light bulbs. The Philips …

Amazon Dash

For a long time, the technology to build a fridge that scans items when you're getting them out so it knows to order more has been available. But …

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5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Small changes. Big results.<p>Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, …

Time Management

David Reynolds wins 2014 PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize

David Reynolds wins PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize for History for The Long Shadow, an assessment of the First World War’s impact on Britain<p>David Reynolds has won the 2014 PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize for his book The Long Shadow: the Great War and the Twentieth Century.<p>Half of the titles on the history …