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5 Secret Hotel Rooms You Never Knew Existed

With secret off-menu items now a standard at most restaurants, it should come as no surprise that hotels are beginning to offer similar options. …

How to make the best brownies ever, plus a recipe

There’s nothing like the the sight of a freshly baked batch of brownies. And not just for those of us with a sweet tooth. Most people — well, the fun ones — are brownie fans, which is why we see them everywhere, from potlucks to office parties, birthdays to school lunches. Rich to the hilt and …

Dessert

The Story Behind Kesha's "Rainbow" Will Break You And Then Build You Up Again

"I know that this album saved my life."

Pop Music

How to safely watch the solar eclipse — even if you're not in the path of totality

That will change dramatically on August 21, when the total solar eclipse sweeps across the continental United States for the first time in nearly 100 years.<p>If you're not careful, though, the sun can rapidly scorch your eyeballs. While the entire nation will be able to see the moon will at least …

This Is the Safest Country to Visit If You're Traveling Solo

Between currency conversions and trying to order your morning brew in a foreign language, there's enough to worry about when traveling overseas …

Best Underwater Gadgets to Experience the Ocean Like Never Before

Whether you’re looking to upgrade your diving gear, impress your friends with a brand new water toy, or capture perfect […]Best Underwater Gadgets to …

Scuba Diving

Green vacations: 10 places that don't cost the Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> Travelers are more socially and environmentally conscious than ever, seeking to get away safe in the knowledge they've had minimal impact on the planet's resources.<p>With 2017 named as the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the spotlight is even more on …

Costa Rica

26 Iconic Dishes Around Boston

Attention, tourists: Boston’s dining scene hasn’t been defined by baked beans and chowder in decades. Sure, seafood is a standout option around town — in a multitude of non-chowder preparations — but there’s much more to try when eating your way around the city.<p>Here are 26iconic dishes and drinks …

8 Stores 20-Somethings Should Shop That Aren't Zara or H&M

If you're in your 20s, you probably pop into Zara or Forever 21 more frequently than you'd care to admit. Although there's nothing wrong with buying from these places, there's a chance you accumulate clothes that you only wear once or never at all (we see you $10 shirt!). If this fashion cycle …

How to Skip the Line at the Eiffel Tower

These five tips will secure you a spot at the top of Paris' most famous landmark.<p>If you’ve never been to Paris before, or even if you have, you need to visit the Eiffel Tower, at least once. It may seem touristy and cliched but once you reach the top of this iconic wrought iron wonder, you'll see …

France

New York restaurant ranked best in the world

But Spain continues to dominate the list of 50 best restaurants in the world<p>New York City’s Eleven Madison Park has unseated Italy’s <b>Osteria</b> …

Blink-182 recreate What's My Age Again video for She's Out of Her Mind

Blink-182 recreated their “What’s My Age Again?” clip for their new “She’s Out of Her Mind” video — but this time, they put on clothes and let a trio …

9 surprising ways to build emotional intelligence

Emotional intelligence, also known as EI or EQ (for Emotional Quotient), describes a person's ability to recognize emotions, to understand their effect, and to use that information to guide decision-making. Since EI gives you deeper insight into the role emotions play in your life, a high EQ can …

A Lonely Planet Editor Reveals the Top 8 Places to Visit Before You Die

There are only a handful of job titles that seem to elicit universal career envy. MaSovaida Morgan has one of them. The Nashville local is Lonely …

Rooms by the river: Paris welcomes its first floating hotel

France’s first floating hotel has opened in Paris, giving visitors a chance to enjoy a riviera lifestyle in the heart of the capital. Launched in June, the stylish and contemporary OFF Seine hotel is on a purpose-built barge docked on the Seine.<p>The 58-room hotel, with doubles from £140 a night, was …

France