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From Tennessee to Japan, here are 9 otherworldly forest bathing destinations

These days, it seems that everything your great-grandparents took for granted—think homegrown herbs or being “unplugged“—is now a trend, a conscious …

Sony's A7R III packs big improvements into a familiar package

Sony's astonishingly fast A9 is still pretty fresh in people's minds, but that didn't stop the company from fleshing out its mirrorless camera line even more. The company officially revealed its new A7R III at an event in China very early this morning, and it packs a handful of notable improvements …

Lyft hires Katie Dill as VP of Design

Lyft has hired Katie Dill as its new Vice President of Design, overseeing design in a broad sense across the company, covering user experience, product and more. Dill joins from Airbnb, where she was Director of Experience and helped usher in the peer-to-peer rental business’s new brand …

Countingup, a startup from founder of Clear Books, raises ​$750K to merge banking and accounting

Countingup, a new fintech startup from Tim Fouracre, who previously founded cloud accounting software Clear Books, wants to simplify the life of sole traders by reinventing the business bank account. Specifically, Fouracre’s vision is that for one-person enterprises, business banking and accounting …

Colorado Is Booming Right Now—Here's Where to Go

New reasons to visit are popping up every day.<p>Legalized marijuana has brought more and more visitors to Colorado in recent years, but for tourists, the boom in development has also meant high season never truly seems to end. Little mountain towns are flourishing—and adding more reasons to visit …

The Trip Your Most Adventurous Friends Are Taking

While everyone else vacations in Paris and Amsterdam, sneak away to these islands 900 miles off the coast of Lisbon.<p>In September 2017, Delta announced the addition of more non-stop flights to Europe from Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, and Detroit. Beginning this summer, the new routes will mark a …

No Lie: This Travel Website Will Lower the Price of Your Entire Trip

While we love snagging discount furniture or half-price designer clothing, there's no greater rush than securing a once-in-a-lifetime travel …

5 towns to visit in the South of France that will make you feel like Belle

When planning a trip to France, it’s easy to end up going to Paris. It’s obviously not a bad choice, because Paris is one of those super romantic …

Price Drop! Cheap Fares To New Zealand!

It isn’t often we see cheap prices to New Zealand come down the pike. There aren’t a lot of airlines that fly to and from New Zealand. That helps …

How This Digital Nomad Negotiates Her Rates (And Happiness) Overseas

Ever wonder what it would be like to jump head first into chasing your dreams? What kinds of negotiations have to happen to make that enormous life change? And how will negotiating rates for work change when you are working from a different continent? I talked with Brittany Jones, founder of …

Why cruise the Arctic Circle in winter? It's all about the northern lights

Why go on a cruise to the Arctic Circle in winter? To see the northern lights of course. It's the time of year when small ships ply the Norwegian coast and points north to see brilliant displays of green and purple shards of light.<p>The best time to go is between October and March, when you have the …

Backpacking Europe | A 6 Step Guide To Planning | Nomadic Matt

Europe in the summer can be a nightmare. It’s the most popular time to visit the continent. There are tourists EVERYWHERE! Yet, despite that, it’s …

Backpacking

Cheap Flights To Europe From Small Cities In The US!

Folks who live in small cities frequently feel left out when I publish great fare deals. Big cities and hubs get most of the deals. This is one is …

Amazon club gives your kid a science toy every month

A well-made educational toy can do a lot to foster curious young minds. But what if you're not sure where to start shopping, or wonder which toys are appropriate at your kid's age? Amazon is taking an unusual step to help out. It just launched a STEM Club that delivers one pre-selected science, …

20 One-Pot Paleo Lunches You Can Bring to Work

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>When it comes to healthy lunches you can make at home …

America’s Most Breathtaking National Parks

America’s Most Breathtaking National ParksThe United States might try to focus the world’s attention on its political chaos, but the smart traveller …

Wow Air Flight Deal: $69 to Europe from the West Coast

Iceland's Wow Air is known for affordable airfares, but tickets to Europe are now lower than ever.<p>Just as U.S. travelers have finally gotten used to seeing $99 airfare deals to Europe, along comes a fresh shock: $69 flights. This lower-than-ever price comes from Icelandic low-cost airline Wow Air, …

Flying

Living Off the Grid: Natural Alternatives for Common Meds

We’ve discussed natural remedies for a number of ailments in other articles but we haven’t really touched on substitutions for specific medications. …

8 Obvious-But-Overlooked Ways Our Grandparents Survived Tough Times

Image source: Mast General Store<p>Hard times are nothing new. They have come and gone throughout the centuries, and people have dealt with difficulties …

Prepare Yourself for the Age of 'Superaging'

As lifespans continue to get longer it’s becoming more important than ever to understand how humanity will maintain its mental capabilities in old …

The Brain

Can an app change human behavior? This behavioral economics professor is banking on it

Whether personal or professional, change is hard. And the cumulative data is <i>not on</i> our side.<p>Take something obviously detrimental, like smoking. A …

Tech startups to make your life more slick, secure and stylish in 2017

Our tips for the companies set to make waves in the new year, from a disruptive banking startup to the budget smartphone taking on Samsung and Apple<p>This year was a mixed bag for startups. Powa Technologies, an e-commerce company that was one of Britain’s so-called unicorns (a startup valued at over …

Startups

21 Pomegranate Recipes: The Fruit Equivalent of Gushers

Add a pop of color (and flavor) to boring ol' salads, and more ideas for those magic seeds.<p>Breaking into a pomegranate requires serious strategy. There are approximately a million seeds in there, waiting to break free and decorate your new white t-shirt. But biting into the sweet, tart, juicy seeds …

This McDonald's menu is unlike anything we've seen from the company

The concept, named McCafé after McDonald's coffee line, will also serve coffee, danishes, breakfast sandwiches, croissants, and fancy desserts.<p>"We're putting the café in McCafé and making the brand a destination in its own right," John Betts, president and CEO of McDonald's Canada, said in a …

Mike Bloomberg has 6 harsh pieces of advice for people who want success

At age 73 he has become the 14th-richest man in the world, with a net worth of $40.7 billion (£26.6 billion). He is a self-made billionaire.<p>When he was in London on Thursday at a Goldman Sachs event to help small businesses, his advice was pretty harsh for anyone wanting to get ahead.<p>Appearing on …