Sandy Kusano

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A Culinary Guide to Madeira, Portugal's Hidden Paradise

Madeira, a Portuguese archipelago, is best known for two superstar exports: its namesake wine and soccer icon Cristiano Ronaldo. But its four …

Madeira

Split, Hvar and Dubrovnik: Three Pearls of Croatia

By Terje Raa<p>My favorite part of Croatia forms a triangle, blue as the Adriatic and with corners made up of three pearls: <b>Split, Hvar</b> and <b>Dubrovnik.</b> …

European Travel

The 7 Most Beautiful Buildings in Porto

São Bento Station<p>In much of the world, train stations are utilitarian buildings, the kind of place you want to get in and out of as quickly as …

European Travel

Beautiful Beaches at the End of the Earth: Exploring Portugal's Rota Vicentina

The world has fallen in love with Lisbon. For many good reasons. (Case in point: I loved it enough to move here.)<p>But it’s a shame that so many people’s visits to Portugal begin and end with the (increasingly crowded) capital. Many of the country’s charms lie in the countryside and along the rugged …

European Travel

Portuguese Beach Resorts Pique International Interest

Algarve and Cascais are tops for high-end buyers<p>By Laura Whateley<p>Rafael Ascenso, manager of estate agency Porta da Frente, sold homes near Lisbon …

European Travel

50 Work-From-Home Jobs Paying as Much or a Lot More Than the Average American Salary

The money can be pretty good but you're on your own. For some people that's the best part.<p>12 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There was a time when working from home was a pipe dream. Thanks to technology like Slack, there’s been a surge of legit jobs you can do …

Small Business

10 Female-focused Travel Companies to Know

The latest trend in travel is adventure trips that incorporate kayaking, climbing, backpacking, and more — with no guys allowed. The operators ahead …

Iceland: Top Do's And Don'ts According To Locals

If you have travel plans to visit Iceland, you may be interested in learning more about the culture. Several Icelandic natives and locals have offered to share their perspectives on what they think travelers should know about before visiting – including tips on what to do and not to do.<p>Knowing what …

European Travel

Asian Pickled Peppers

Are y'all ready to bring some heat? Good, 'cause have I got a treat for you. This is one of those recipes that's so easy that it practically makes …

10 Examples of How Brands Are Using Chatbots to Delight Customers | Inc.com

Businesses and brands are using chatbots in lots of exciting ways.<p>You can order food, schedule flights, and get recommendations for pretty much anything you can think of.<p>We're still in the early days, but all the latest chatbot statistics all say the same thing: adoption is growing.<p>So which brands …

Customers

This Japanese Fitness Regimen is the Fastest Way to Get in Shape For Summer

Developed by a Ph.D. doctor from Tokyo’s National Institute of Fitness and Sports, the Tabata regimen is said to be one of the most effective and …

Climbing

79 Websites To Get Freelance Jobs Fast

If you’re a freelancer, or if you want to become one, chances are your services are in demand. Freelancers now make up 35% of the U.S. workforce and companies are always looking to outsource and work with them to meet their business goals. All you have to do is get out there and find these …

Employment

5 Ways I Make Money Working From Home

Nowadays many people prefer to stay away from 9-5 jobs and really value and desire the ability to work remotely. Does it sound like you? Whether you …

The best of Lisbon’s new restaurants

Prado<p>Acclaimed 26-year-old chef António Galapito returned from London (where he worked with Nuno Mendes) to open Prado in November 2017. An abandoned fish factory was converted into this stylish, high-ceilinged restaurant, with Roman ruins on display – discovered the during renovation. Prado means …

European Travel

Celebrate the life of Buddha at these stunning temples in Asia

<b>EVERY YEAR, thousands of Buddhist devotees travel to some of the most stunning sacred sites to meditate and pray in conjunction with Wesak (or …

Wander Or Bust: Copenhagen Proves There's Nothing Rotten In The State Of Denmark

<i>Wander or Bust is an Elite Daily travel series that follows young women all over the globe to record their journeys as they experience the thrill of</i> …

The Mom's Guide to Copenhagen

Pint-size Copenhagen is a great city to visit as a family. Known for its modern design pedigree and literary connections — local children's writer …

Pub Roasts, Pints, and Palaces: The 4-Day Weekend in London

Greek Island Hopping Is the Low-Key Summer Vacation You've Been Craving

There's something about the Greek Islands that always makes travelers come back for more. It's a vacation that seems to evolve and mature as you do. …

WOW Air Is Launching $199 Flights From the U.S. to India (Video)

WOW Air is expanding to Asia, launching routes from nine different U.S. cities to Delhi, India, via Iceland, with fares starting at $199 one-way.<p>The …

What It's Like to Eat at the Best Restaurant in Iceland

Iceland is well known for its beautiful scenery, its natural spas, and the friendliness of its people — but what about the food? Thanks to shows like …

Arctic Circle

The processes I used to take a year off work

Last week I wrote about WHY I took a year-long Sabbatical and what led me to make that decision. And today, we get to chat about the nuts and bolts …

We are born creative geniuses and the education system dumbs us down, according to NASA scientists

At TEDxTucson, Dr. George Land dropped a bombshell when he told his audience about the shocking result of a creativity test developed for NASA but …

Ekundayo Bandele | Raising Your Cultural Quotient | TEDx Memphis

The Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Difference

Cultural Intelligence for Global Leaders

What is Cultural Intelligence?

Cultural intelligence -- a new way to think about global effectiveness | Jeff Thomas | TEDxSpokane

Cultural intelligence: the competitive edge for leaders | Julia Middleton | TEDxEastEnd