John Oh

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20 One-week Vacations to Take Between Jobs

The best way to get ready for a new job? Take a vacation!<p>Getting a new full-time gig is thrilling, and the very best way to start a new position is …

Flying

Airbnb listing in Japan reveals travel destination with exclusive use of huge private island

Sleep in a <b>traditional Japanese house</b> while surrounded by <b>rice paddies, beaches, tree-houses, zip lines and a lighthouse</b> on your very own private …

Avoid Tourist Crowds by Staying Where They Can’t

Traveling in the off season is the best way to score deals and avoid mobs of tourists, but you can’t always travel in the off season. Beat the …

Travel

40 Campfire Meals to Keep You Well-Fed in the Great Outdoors

Head to the great outdoors and eat in style with 40 recipes destined for campfire greatness.<p><b>Eating (very) well in the great outdoors</b> isn't hard. Pack up a cooler (or two) with all the fixings for chilaquiles, bacon-wrapped trout, skillet peach crisp, and yes, a proper cocktail—we're going camping.

Cooking

10 tourist traps you should avoid in Italy — and where to go instead

But Italy is big, and it can be overwhelming for first timers, who inevitably, bowled over by choice, fall into overpriced tourist traps.<p>Here are the places you should avoid, and the often cheaper, always more authentic alternatives you should hit instead.<p>If we told you to go see a tilting old …

The 21 Best Places to Camp in the U.S.

Camping is one of the most American activities you can do. While it might not have been invented in the colonies, the wide prairie ranges, open …

Yosemite's 10 Best Hikes

From secret hikes to date hikes to cave hikes, San Francisco holds its own pretty well in the hiking department. Yosemite though? Yosemite owns the …

Hiking

5 Reasons to Stay in Sausalito on Your Next Trip to the San Francisco Bay

Have you thought about staying outside the city on your next trip to San Francisco?<p>Imagine. After a hectic day sightseeing, shopping and museum hopping, you jump on the ferry (or a private water taxi), cross the glorious bay and leave the noisy urban world behind. As the city lights begin to …

The Ultimate Camping Gear Guide

Camping is a word without clear definition. To the free spirited, it’s a vehicle for communion, the outdoors a place to unplug and seek tranquility. …

Camping

Dog In Disguise

15 Best Day Hikes: Readers’ Choice Edition

<b>Here they are:</b> GP’s best day hikes, as told by our readers. All of the words and images below are straight from your submissions to our GP best hikes …

National Geographic Travel

Travel

5 Ways Skinny Bastards Can Add Muscle

Here's what you need to know...<p>Most naturally skinny dudes need to train more frequently using proven bang-for-your buck exercises.<br>• The key to …

This Graphic Lists Over 200 Resources for Making Money Online

There are tons of ways to make money online, in your spare time and maybe with very little effort. From freelancing to flipping sites, this …

How to Negotiate Your Salary

One of the best ways to increase your income is through salary negotiations, either when you're first offered the job or during a performance review. …

The Best Time and Time of Day to Book Airline Tickets

If you're looking for a deal on airfare, common wisdom is to book early and be flexible with your dates. While flexibility is good, the advance part …

45days

Peruvian Paradise An Hour From Machu Picchu

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

Workouts

Essential Backcountry Camping Preparation Checklist

Hike Like a Pro With These 6 Tips<p>Homemade Roof Rack With Accessories<p>Hatchet Restoring (Viking-ish)<p>Rockets Class<p>It went much simpler when I still had …

WOW Indeed! Budget Airline Launches $99 Flights to Europe

A low-fare airline called WOW just introduced new routes between the U.S. and Europe, with fares that are cheaper than what passengers are used to …

Flying

Top 10 reasons to visit Singapore in 2015

Peering over the rooftop pool deck of Marina Bay Sands, shopping up a storm on Haji Lane, or ogling at the supertrees in Gardens by the Bay, it’s almost impossible to imagine Singapore was little more than a fishing village just over a century ago. On the eve of its golden jubilee, there’s no …

Top 10

35 EASY Solo Trips to Try!

From the beaches of Belize to the heights of the Himalayas, there's no need to wait when the world is calling! Here, Budget Travel readers' favorite …

Want to switch jobs? Do these things first

As the job market improves, it’s tempting to jump at the next best offer. But career coaches say don’t jump before considering some important factors.<p>…

Employment

Want to earn $250,000? Try being an expat in Asia | Financial Times

By Freha Amjad<p>If you are looking to ride a career helicopter into the rarefied echelons of those who earn more than $250,000 a year – then consider …

3 Simple Ways to Decrease Stress and Strengthen Relationships | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In The Stories We Tell Ourselves, I argue that we’re all guilty of fabricating stories about the other people in our lives when we don’t have enough …

Outsourcing

Want To Be A Millionaire In Retirement? Start Saving 10% Of Your Salary In Your 20s.

You don’t need to be rich or luck into an inheritance to become a millionaire in your retirement years. The only things you need are a miniscule portion of your paycheck, a level head and patience.<p>The most important thing you can do for your future is invest as early as possible. Getting started …

10 Things To Add To Your Italy Travel Bucket List

We've always been big fans of The Buried Life, first an MTV show, then a NY Times bestseller encouraging people to make their bucket list dreams come …