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12 Great Places to Go in 2017—and How to Do Them on a Budget

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32 Insanely Cute Kitchen Products That Are Actually Useful

Who says cooking can't be fun?

From a Madagascar private island to the latest Maldives hideaways, the best luxury beach holidays to take in 2017

As a tumultuous and tiring year draws to a close, a winter spent under grey, sodden skies may seem unendurable. Thankfully a host of exceptional new beach resorts have just opened up, and those who are drawn to the sun have plenty to look forward to in 2017.<p><b>The Opulent Atolls: The Maldives</b><br>There are …

The best time to buy airline tickets and other travel advice for 2017

You don't really need to make it an official resolution, do you? That in 2017 you will travel - a lot? But maybe you will resolve to be smarter about booking airfare and snagging those low prices. Here are some developments that could help make that promise stick.<p><b>More 'bare-bones' fares</b><p>Next year, …

5 Affordable, Underrated Travel Destinations in the U.S.

Major airlines are cutting their fares to keep up with the competition, making travel more affordable and accessible than ever. Cities like New York, …

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20 DIY Sliding Door Projects To Jumpstart Your Home's Rennovation

If you’re busy making plans to transform your home, we’re here to help with all your hands-on, do-it-yourself ideas. From inserting barn doors to …

5 places deal-savvy travelers should visit in 2017

Slide 1 of 6<p><b>New Zealand</b><p>No doubt, many readers — particularly those who love outdoor recreation — will have dreamed of visiting beautiful New Zealand, …

8 reasons Belize should be on your radar

From the verdant jungles to the I-can’t-believe-these blues of the coast, Belize is a small Central American nation that packs a punch for those looking for an affordable paradise. We've compiled a list of reasons why you need to drop everything right now and book a trip.<p>It’s affordable and easier …

6 Simple Storage DIYs That Will Instantly Make Your Home More Organized

<i>By: Mady Dahlstrom, Senior Editor for Porch.com</i><p>Are you tired of looking at your messy bathroom or cluttered kitchen? These six storage ideas will keep you organized and help you make the most out of every room in your home. From under the kitchen sink to clearing out your bathroom cabinets, these …

How to Fly on a Private Jet for $109

Public charter operator JetSuiteX wants to deliver a private jet–style experience for the cost of a commercial flight.<p>Affordable private jet travel? It's the way of the future, if California-based JetSuite has anything to say about it. The private jet company has carved out a niche as a “value” …

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RANKED: The 19 cheapest holiday destinations on earth

To find the cheapest places to go to, Hoppa calculated the average cost per person for a day trip in each destination, crunching the numbers for six typical travel expenses, including a 3km taxi journey, a night's stay at a hotel per person, and a meal.<p>The average amount a traveler would spend on a …

Get a deal on a seven-night exploration of Rome, Florence and Venice

Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that have come across our desk recently:<p>•Key Tours Vacations offers an eight-day/seven-night exploration of Rome, Florence and Venice that's priced from $995 per person, double occupancy. Lodging, rail travel between …

World's strangest restaurants

6 Surprising Reasons to Visit New Zealand

New Zealand is one of those "big dream" destinations. You know, a place where people say, "Oh, I would <i>love</i> to go there!" ... and then never do. They think the distance or the cost are too great to make it happen. But they'd be surprised at just how easy it is to get there—and how many reasons there …

10 space-saving furniture designs for small homes

City dwellers are adapting to escalating house prices by living in smaller, more flexible spaces, and designers are responding with furniture that …

How to choose an island in the Bahamas

Travel anywhere in the Bahamas and you'll find pristine beaches with crystal-clear water lapping at their shores. While gorgeous strips of sand ring every island of this 700-island archipelago, the destination is a multifaceted one that offers a variety of distinctly Bahamian experiences for every …

Finding Happiness: 11 Simple Ways to Get Your Smile Back

<b>“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.” ~The Dalai Lama</b><p>A while back my sister arrived for a family get-together and …

15 islands you don't need a passport to visit

Stunning, shimmering sunsets across the water, the peaceful lullaby of waves crashing and the wind blowing, the feeling of truly being removed for your everyday life ... yep, islands are pretty much the best.<p>While it's wonderful to get that coveted passport stamp, there are plenty of islands to …

8 Themed Hotel Suites You'll Actually Want To Stay In

Take a vacation from yourself at one of these luxe locations.<p>Bring out the kid at heart with these fantasy-themed hotel rooms.

The 7 Secrets of Super-Smart Packers

1 of 7<p>Commit To A Color Scheme<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 7<p>Use Handbag Dusters To Organize Outfits<p>3 of 7<p>Reduce Wrinkles With Grocery Bags<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 7<p>Use …

How to Season (and Clean!) Your Cast Iron Skillet for Real

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Food sticking to your skillet? We thought so. Here's how to season cast iron right, once and for all.<p>No piece of kitchen equipment incites such feelings of fear and anxiety (but also love and obsession) as the cast iron pan. If you haven’t mastered the art of cooking with—and …

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Here Are 10 Powerful New Insights From The Science Of Happiness

The most surprising, provocative, and inspiring findings from the last year.<p><i>This article first appeared on Greater Good, the online magazine of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley.</i><p>More than a decade after <i>Greater Good</i> first started reporting on the science of compassion, generosity, …

Stock Up on These 10 Essential Kitchen Tools

Say goodbye to that junked-up kitchen drawer and say hello to a world in which all your tools are actually used.<p>At Rustic Canyon wine bar in Santa Monica, everyone in the kitchen keeps their tools organized on a rimmed sheet tray. And, unlike what’s in your junked-up kitchen drawer, everything is …

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World's Best Boutique Hotels 2015

Le Sirenuse is another winner that used to be a family home—and that family still runs the place. The former villa overlooking the Amalfi Coast has …

Bluetooth frying pan senses when your food is done

Who has ever overcooked an egg, undercooked a chicken breast or totally massacred a seemingly benign grilled cheese sandwich?<p>:raises …

How to Start Working Out If You Really Hate Exercising

<i>By: Laura Williams</i><p><i>Credit: Cole Saladino/Thrillist</i><p>From the outside looking in, exercise sure looks like a form of medieval torture. The exertion, the grunting, the self-inflicted pain -- it's not exactly a walk in the park.<p>Except that it is. It is exactly a walk in the park. And if you're still not …

12 Unbelievable Aerial Photos of Burning Man, Ipanema, and More

Some of the world's best travel spots look even more stunning when viewed from overhead. Here are a dozen of the most striking from around the globe, captured by Daily Overview<p>San Alfonso del Mar Resort, Algarrobo, Chile<p>Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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14 Creative Ways to Eat and Drink Hot Chocolate This Season

1 of 9<p>Frozen Hot Chocolate<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>Mexican Hot Chocolate<p>3 of 9<p>"Healthy" Hot Chocolate<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 9<p>Boozy Hot Chocolate<p>Advertisement<p>5 …