Gisela Baptista

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25 fascinating things you probably didn't know about Hungary

To mark Hungarian National Day, which remembers the uprising of 1956, here are a few things you might not know about the Eastern European country.<p>1. It's an unlikely place for a beach holiday<p>Yes, Hungary is landlocked. However, at almost 600 square kilometres, Lake Balaton is the largest lake in …

11 Ways To Get The Smoothest, Softest, Fullest Lips Ever

Oh so kissable.

Malta's famous Azure Window arch collapses into the sea

Malta’s world-renowned Azure Window has collapsed after heavy storms.<p>Tieqa tad-Dwejra, as it is known in Malta, was lost to the sea this morning, according to the Maltese prime minister, Joseph Muscat, who tweeted the news today.<p>“Heartbreaking,” he said.<p>The limestone arch near Dwejra Bay on Gozo, …

The world’s oldest restaurant?

Everything about Botin’s – one of the oldest continuously operating restaurants in the world – is steeped in history, from the architecture to the food.<p><i>If you liked this story,</i> <b>sign up for the weekly bbc.com features newsletter</b><i>, called “If You Only Read 6 Things This Week”. A handpicked selection of</i> …

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How to fast-charge your smartphone or tablet

You're getting ready to leave your home or office in 20 minutes and your smartphone's battery is almost dead. Here's how to get the maximum charge …

The Secret Ingredient in Hawaii’s New Cuisine

<i>Kee Beach, Kauai</i><p>"Hawaii is the most isolated land in the world, and Kauai is the most isolated of the islands," the chef says as he bastes a baby pig …

Hawaii

Need a Belly Laugh? The 19 Funniest Books of Fall

And Other Things I Still Have to Explain<p>Phoebe Robinson; Foreword by Jessica Williams<p>Fans of comedian Phoebe Robinson’s hit podcast <i>2 Dope Queens</i> have been waiting on the arrival of her first book for a while. Handling tough issues like race and feminism with finesse and strength is hard enough …

21 Watermelon Sculptures That Are Too Skillfully Crafted to Eat

Artists across the globe have utilized watermelons as an unexpected canvas for their imaginative creations. For centuries, fruit carving has been a respected art in Thailand and was used solely for decorating royal tables. Now, this uncommon skill has been adopted by others who see watermelons as …

Sculpture

New Beauty Products From Cosmoprof 2015

Cosmoprof North America is one of the biggest cosmetics trade shows of the year. It's where hundreds of beauty brands convene to show off their newest products and innovations to buyers, distributors, and media. And as you can guess, we were like kids in a beauty candy store as we roamed the halls …

Coats