Igor Benchak

444 Flips | 6 Magazines | 15 Likes | 2 Following | 10 Followers | @jasonenjoy5 | Keep up with Igor Benchak on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Igor Benchak”

The 4 Best Insoles For Hiking

If your feet are killing you, it's hard to enjoy even the most beautiful hike. Luckily, there are insoles specifically designed for hiking boots, and …

Backpacking

6 Ways to Be Awesome Even When You Think You're Just Average

If you have a growth mindset and believe that failure is part of learning, welcome to the new awesome.<p>If you've ever felt like you're just the average Joe or Jane, I have news for you. Anybody can be awesome.<p>Being awesome doesn't mean having off-the-chain leadership skills at work or killing it …

Self-improvement

14 Hidden Gems In Denver Most People Don't Know Even Exist

Well, you probably know that the stairs to the Capitol Building exist, but do you know that the 13th step is exactly 5,280' above sea level? That's …

All aboard for mountain scenery: Eight Colorado rails take train riders back in time

Back before cars were commonplace, trains transported people across the Rocky Mountain West.<p>Today, these historic locomotives are among the favorite …

27 Free Things to do in Denver Colorado You Don't Want to Miss!

<i>This post may contain affiliate or referral links. Read more about this in our disclosure policy.</i><p>.Are you heading to Denver, Colorado soon? You just …

Homeschooling

Unique Things To Do in Denver This Weekend

Unique Things to do in Denver, Colorado<p>Click For Table of Contents<p>Want some ideas on unique things to do in Denver this weekend? As in any city, …

Ice Cream

The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Books

28 Things You Need To Know Before You Move To Colorado

1. Always Order Your Food “Colorado Style”<p>Green chilies on everything, please! Another thing that Colorado does right is Mexican food, and one thing …

South Park

Top 5 utilities that every new Mac user needs

They're not your everyday workhorse apps like a word processor or spreadsheet, but these extras are what makes it worth having a Mac. AppleInsider …

Operating Systems

These CBD Strips Are Perfect for Busy, Anxious People, Which Is All Of Us Really

It’s a breath strip that chills you out in more ways than one.<p>I was an unenthusiastic Girl Scout, but I’ve always found a great deal of joy in feeling prepared for the unexpected. The ability to make any situation a little more comfortable is, well, comforting, especially now that I’m armed with a …

CBD

This Is the "Best Island in Europe," as Voted by Thousands of Travelers

Crowning an island the best in Europe might seem like a tall order, but that's exactly what the <i>Travel+Leisure</i> team set out to do with its annual …

European Travel

This Is the Only Way to Eat Corn This Summer — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

How to Stop Facebook from Accessing Your Contacts on iPhone

If you have the Facebook app on your iPhone, you've agreed to allow Facebook access to all your phone's contacts. If you don't remember giving that permission, neither do I; but apparently, it's part and parcel of the terms of service. Don't worry, though; there's an easy way to change this sharing …

Creamy Cold Coffee Cake

This cake is a creamy light coffee and chocolate flavored cake, which is served semi-cold. You can prepare it without putting too much effort – you …

Skip Big Sur—These Underrated Summer Road Trips Are Worth the Mileage

The pull of the open road is strong in summer months when all you want to do is skip town and drive through beautiful landscapes with the windows …

America's Best Swimming Holes

There is something quintessentially American about a good swimming hole. Pure, unplugged, communal—all these peaceful oases require are some good friends and perhaps a few beers. Here are some of the best stretches of freshwater the country has to offer. Bring your suit.<p><b>Johnson’s</b> …

7 Hikes in or Near Golden

Golden is a hiker’s dream. The Purcell and Rocky mountains surround this small town in a big valley. Five national parks are no more than a two-hour …

Essentials: Recommendations For The Mirrorless Camera Portrait Photog

<i>Curious about what we recommend for portrait photographers these days? Have a look!</i><p>Portrait photography is often the reason many people initially get …

5 Breathtaking Resorts That Hikers Will Love

Summer may be for long walks on the beach and… well, you know the drill. But brisker months offer an incredible opportunity to warm up by breaking a …

The Best Coastal Routes in USA

Summer time is my favorite time to go for a long drive along the coast. No matter where I plan to go, for me it’s all about the journey, not the …

How Much It Costs to Take an Epic 2,400-mile Road Trip on Route 66

"If you ever plan to motor West, take the highway that is best."<p><i>This story originally appeared on Money.com.</i><p>Back in the 1940s, Nat King Cole was …

RVs

How to Eat Clean for Less Than $10 a Day

It’s a myth that clean eating is prohibitively expensive and unrealistic. How do we know for sure? Because we planned a week’s worth of breakfasts, …

5 Stunning Places You've Probably Never Heard of but Need to See, According to a Woman Who's Traveled to 100 Countries (Video)

Traveling is always an exciting experience, but nothing quite compares to discovering something new.<p>Unfortunately, the prospect of visiting uncharted …

Here's the $60 Trick for Adding Fog or Haze to an Outdoor Shoot

<b>With this cheap trick, you’ll be on your way to shooting moody foggy photos and videos in any outdoor location in no time.</b><p>Got a cool idea for a moody …

These Turkey Meatballs Are the Only Meal Prep I’ll Eat 3 Days in a Row

By Alyse Whitney<p>They taste like banh mi—banh meatballs, if you will—and I can't get enough.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>A few years ago, I tried every single meal kit box for a story I was working on. My fridge was full of …

50 Best Albums of 2018 So Far

Janelle Monae, ‘Dirty Computer’<p>We Say: Released in tandem with a film of the same name (like <i>Purple Rain</i>) and with music that engages with apocalyptic …

6 Things You Should Do During the First Hour of Your Day

Engin_Akyurt / PixabayHow you start your morning sets the tone for the rest of the day. Have you ever wondered how successful people start their day? …

How to Build Your Perfect Car Camping Box

The camping box is one of the best ways to organize your gear and makes it easy to get up and go. Just throw the box, plus your tent, sleeping bag, and some food, in the car and you have everything you need for a night under the stars. I made my first camping box several years ago after getting …

All You Need Is a Mat and 25 Minutes to Complete This Total Body Boot Camp Workout

Prepare to sweat.<p>Devan Kline, founder of Burn Boot Camp, and Beth Williams, a franchise partner and personal trainer, stopped by our offices to show …

America’s 8 Most Amazing Hikes

Mahoosuc Notch Trail, Maine<p>Ditch the crowds in New Hampshire’s White Mountains and jump north a state to Maine’s Mahoosuc Range.<p>“Mahoosuc is farther …