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17 Enchanting Reasons Why Your Summer Travel Plans Should Include Seeing Germany

It's like stepping inside a storybook, you guys.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

European Travel

Guntû hotel review - Setouchi, Japan

The Seto Inland Sea, or simply Setouchi, is without doubt one of Japan’s most picturesque destinations. A newly completed small luxury cruise ship – affectionately called Guntû after a small local crab – offers an unprecedented way to enjoy this magnificent seascape in style.<p>The boat has been …

Best Boat Tours of Paris: Find Your Perfect Seine River Cruise

As romantic life experiences go, taking a tour of Paris by boat is pretty much unparalleled. The city and many of its most breathtaking sights seem …

France

Kale and Pistachio Pesto Spaghetti

Kale adds a rich earthy note and brilliant green color to this hearty pesto. This makes about 1-1 1/2 cups pesto, which would also be good on fish, …

This Airline's New Year's Sale Has $99 Flights To Europe, So Cheers To Traveling

If everyone's holiday travel photos have you ready to jet set the heck out of wherever you are, you're not alone. I'm definitely feeling the itch to …

Hearty Sirloin Chili

Venice: A Luxury Collection Destination, Italy

Full of magic and mystery, canal-carved Venice, the capital city of the Veneto, casts a spell on all who wander its shores.<p>A major maritime player …

The Key to Seeing a New City Like a Local, According to Full-time Travelers

It's all in the timing.<p>For a lucky few, traveling isn’t just a passion or a hobby, but rather a full-time job that happens to come with a whole lot …

Japan Travel: The Ultimate Local’s Guide to Tokyo

Japan’s capital, Tokyo, is a city like no other, home to the weird and wonderful, the hectic and the tranquil, the ancient and the modern. …

Japan’s Second City: The Only Osaka Travel Guide You’ll Ever Need

Tokyo may be Japan’s biggest, busiest city, but Osaka is its most vivacious. With a population of 2.7 million, it’s the second largest city in Japan …

Japan

Transforming a Boring Photo Into a Dramatic One With Photoshop

The mere mention of image manipulation may make some photographers cringe, but there’s no denying that some skill with Photoshop can enable you to …

12 flight-booking hacks every traveler should know

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• We rounded up the best flight booking hacks from a Quora thread.<br>• Some tips include clearing your cookies before browsing, changing your IP address, booking early morning flights, and embracing layovers.</b><p>Every frequent traveler has their own tricks for booking the best and …

Microsoft to Cut Windows 10 License Rates for Notebook Manufacturers

As of March 1, 2017, Microsoft’s licensing rates for Windows 10 to OEMs of Notebook PCs will be significantly cut. According to sources, the license …

Windows 10

Make your own dumplings for dinner tonight. It's easier than you think.

If you're in the mood for dumplings, you could spend an hour waiting for the <i>xiao long bao</i> at Din Tai Fung, drive to Hacienda Heights for the potstickers at Earthen, or brave the numb-taste dumplings at Chengdu Taste. Or you could make your own dumplings tonight.<p>This pork dumpling recipe, from Ruth …

Food & Dining

Crispy Italian Eggplant Parmigiana Appetizers (Low-Carb)

EMBRACE YOUR SUMMER EGGPLANT HARVEST WITH BOLD FLAVOURS My easy eggplant parmigiana appetizers are full of buttery Parmesan flavours and perfectly …

Eggplant

Low Carb LCHF Cream Cheese Lemon Pound Cake

ENJOY A SLICE OF LEMON HEAVEN If you’re looking for a low carb, sugar-free, grain-free, gluten-free cream cheese lemon pound cake then you’ve clicked …

Dessert

There Is Now A Google Map Filled With A World Of Airport Wi-Fi Passwords

It can sometimes be a real pain to locate the passwords for Wi-Fi access in airports around the world, but then you remember it’s 2016 and that info …

How I Lost 220 Pounds & Kept It Off For Good

Back in the 1990s, I went through a period of time when my weight was completely out of control. No matter what I did to lose weight, I just kept …

Wellness

20 Boss Ramen Recipes

And when we say upgrade, we mean completely ditch them. Each package (often billed as two servings, but who only eats half?) has nearly a day's worth …

Nutrition

How To Spend 36 Hours In Rome

Visiting Venice On A Budget

Let’s face it, visiting Venice can be expensive – but that doesn’t mean you need to break the bank to truly enjoy the magical city....The post …

Italy

Where to Stay in Rome: How to Choose the Right Neighborhood for Your Visit

Deciding where to stay in Rome can be one of the most difficult aspects of visiting the Eternal City. There are 22 different rioni,...The post Where …

Italy

5 Restaurants in Rome Only Locals Know About

There’s a 12-mile brick wall that encircles Rome’s historical center. It is, by far, the largest ancient ruin in the city. When it was built in the 3rd century, it was meant to keep out so-called barbarians. Today, it tends to keep in visitors, acting as an obstacle that stands between them and …

Discover the Best Places to Visit in Milan, Italy

Milan, known for its fashion and finance is one of my favourite travel destinations for many reasons including spectacular sightseeing, world-class …

Italy

14 Top Experiences You Must Have When Visiting Florence For The First Time!

Florence is one of those cities that most of us want to experience at least once (but most likely hundreds of times)! Up there with the the likes of …

Luggage

Wild Harvest

How-To: Make your Mac run silent, cool and fast under OS X El Capitan

As expected, Apple’s release of OS X El Capitan for Macs was less about adding major new features than “refining the experience and improving performance” from Yosemite — in other words, under-the-hood optimizations to make any Mac run more reliably than before. Thanks to El Capitan, my older …

App Store

Bake Your Cake and Eat It Too: A Lighter, Naked Chocolate Cake with Fruit

Stick to your New Year's resolutions and enjoy the process of doing so, with the help of this lightened-up chocolate cake.<p>If there is one thing that …

Boot Camp 6 For Mac OS X With Windows 10 Support Released

Apple has just updated Boot Camp with full support for running Windows 10 on select Mac computers. Now up to version 6, Boot Camp lets you dual-boot …