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This is the most practical travel gadget you'll ever use

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>Amazon</b> Whether for work or pleasure, traveling shouldn't be stressful. But if you're the type who can't stop using things with screens …

What You Need to Know About Palawan, the "Best Island in the World"

Warning: These pictures will give you serious wanderlust.<p>If you're thinking of where to go on your next tropical beach getaway, you may want to look a little farther than the Caribbean.<p>For the second time, the Palawan archipelago in the Philippines has been named "Best Island in the World" by the …

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I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

These travels exposed me to new cultures, and left impressions and memories that will stay with me for the rest of my life.<p>From the beaches of southern Portugal to the canals of Amsterdam, here are the spots I consider must-sees.

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The Best Travel Credit Card, According To Experts

One and done.<p>Most travelers have heard that we can earn free flights, hotels and even entire vacations if we use the right credit card to earn points from everyday purchases.<p>But jumping into the world of travel credit cards is really, REALLY overwhelming for a beginner. So we've decided to break it …

66 Things to Do and See in Paris

From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most entertaining, most exquisite, and most quintessentially Parisian attractions and activities the city has to offer.<p>From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most …

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What Is It Like To Visit Mexico For The First Time?

We’re in Mexico right now with Thomson Scene (it’s the perfect balance of luxury, partying and cultural sightseeing) and it’s definitely safe to say …

Tumor-killing virus nearly doubles survival time of brain cancer patients

In early clinical trial, one-two punch of virus and drugs was safe and effective.<p>To defeat the deadliest of cancers, it's time to unleash the viruses.<p>…

So, King Tut Had a Knife From Outer Space

Where can we get one of these?<p>It's been nearly a century since Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun and we're still learning surprising things about the Egyptian boy king. This knife of King Tut that Carter first described in 1925 is made of a meteorite, according to a new study.<p>Using …

Smaller pacemaker makes surgery easier, reduces complications: cardiologists

A tiny new pacemaker measuring a tenth of the size of the traditional device is making surgery easier for those with an irregular heartbeat.<p>The …

WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for 18 May

Your WIRED.co.uk daily briefing. Today, geneticists have found that modern Britons' genes make them taller and blonder than their ancestors of 2,000 …

30 Amazing Places You Must Visit Before You Die

How long is your ultimate bucket list? Our has 30. Have a look at our 30 amazing places to visit before you die: