Judy Cisney

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‘Hillbilly Elegy’ made J.D. Vance the voice of the Rust Belt. But does he want that job?

NEW YORK — Here is J.D. Vance, a long way from Middletown, Ohio, arriving at the gilded Fifth Avenue temple of the University Club, a massive pile of excess born of robber-baron lucre and standing in the shadow of its glass-and-steel successor, Trump Tower.<p>Vance has no tie. The club requires that …

Books

Make Your Plans Now for 2017's Total Solar Eclipse

Sunday marks exactly one year before what will be the easiest total solar eclipse ever to travel to and witness. And if you've never seen one before, …

Los Angeles

30 Small Towns You Should Visit This Summer

Top 6 Must-See Sky Events for 2016

Get a sneak peek at the best skywatching sights of the new year.<p>Among other celestial delights, the upcoming year may be best remembered for a planetary disappearing act and a Martian close-up.<p>Mars will be at its biggest and brightest in May, and then in the fall will appear to pass close to a …

Astronomy

Here's everything coming to Netflix in December that you should watch

Other originals include two comedy specials, an Adam Sandler-led comedy film, and a documentary crime series.<p>The final season of "Parenthood" is also making its way to the site, as well as all seven seasons of Showtime's "Nurse Jackie."<p>Here's everything you should check out come December on Netflix:<p>…

Young American Muslims Face Pressure, Are Optimistic Of Increasing Tolerance

Every time a violent attack is carried out in the name of Islam, as happened in Paris, Muslims in this country often feel pressure to speak out, to say how extremists have nothing to do with their faith.<p>We turned to Muslim Americans, who came of age after Sept. 11, to understand how they have …

10 secret and small New York restaurants

<b>The New York restaurant scene has become so well known that even a newbie can navigate it with relative ease. Simply identify a notable chef, say,</b> …

7 Fun Facts About the New York Subway’s New 7 Train Extension

Everything you need to know about the city’s first new full station to open since 1989.<p>If you ever wanted to know what a couple billion dollars buys you in New York City, head to the new 34th Street-Hudson Yards subway station this Sunday around 1 p.m.<p>The station—the system’s first fully new digs …

How to get where you're going when your flight gets canceled

<b>Question:</b> Six family members — four adults and two children — flew into John Wayne Airport from New York. They had return reservations, designed so they could get back home on Saturday, have a day to do things and go back to work on Monday. Instead, on Friday they were told their flight was …

6 luxurious experiences in Munich

When you think of Munich, some of the first things that might come to mind are Oktoberfest, lederhosen, and the blue and white checked Bavarian flag. …

12 culture shocks Americans have in Germany

When I moved from the Lone Star State to Germany in 2009, the lack of sunshine wasn’t the only change that took some getting used to. Six years …

Customer Service

DISCOVERING GERMANY: A WEEKEND IN HAMBURG

<b>I love May</b>. In May, nature has already come back to life, everything is blossoming, the air smells like love, youth and freedom, and the German …

European Travel

10 reasons you should never take your kids to Munich

1. Once they have seen surfers ripping Eisbach, had a rare-bird spotting contest, and crossed over 100 tiny, picture-perfect bridges in the 4-sq-km …

European Travel

Our Europe trip: City 16 – Munich!

We had a very special Spotters meeting in Munich. We were very lucky we could meet at our Spotter Stefan’s very cool office, and we had a very …

Travel to Munich Germany – Episode 469

Hear about travel to Munich Germany as the Amateur Traveler talks to Laurel Robbins of monkeysandmountains.com about her adopted city. Laurel tells …

First Time to Germany? Practical Tips to Plan Your Travels.

I vividly remember my first trip to Germany, exactly four years ago. I had won a pair of flight tickets to Europe, taken a two-month sabbatical from …

A Stark New Munich Museum Reveals How The Nazis Were Made

There are no artifacts at a new museum in Munich tracing the rise of Nazism—and the stark words and images make a powerful impact.<p>A visit to Munich …

Oktoberfest: Beer will be dearer

Prices are set to go up again at this year's Munich Oktoberfest, with a liter of beer costing as much as 10,40 euros.<p>Over 10 euros ($11,25) for a …

Bavaria, Germany: the 10 best things to see and do

World leaders attending the G7 summit in Bavaria have been getting a tantalising taste of what is on offer in what is one of the most picturesque regions of Europe. They have sampled the wheaty Weissbier popular in these parts and the Weisswurst (white sausages) consumed with pretzels and a …

The Top 11 Ways & Schools to learn German in Berlin

If you just moved to Germany, you have probably realized that almost everyone speaks English. Cool! However, you may also have realized that almost …

Language Learning

Cruising through Berlin's history

For tourists, boating on the river Spree is one of the best ways to enjoy the sights of Berlin. It's a leisurely glide past palaces and Berlin's …

The Agents Give You The ULTIMATE Insider Look Of The Munich Lifestyle — THINK: It’s Not Even Oktoberfest Yet!

Here at AutoSpies, we like to do things differently.<p>Why? Well, that's because we are a different site. Rather than geek out over the great synthetic …

Taking a Deep Nose Dive into Berlin’s Neighborhoods

When I received an opportunity to return to <b>Berlin Germany</b> after so many years, my first reaction and interest was to compare and contrast the Berlin …

Germany

The Ultimate Culture & History Guide to Berlin

Over the years, I’ve learned that there’s no better way to see a city than by foot. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve had my fair share of fun experiences on …

13 things NOT TO DO when travelling abroad

1Alcohol and Islam<p>Alcohol is generally forbidden in Muslim countries and if Muslims drink they won’t do so in public so don’t embarrass them with a …

Living Rooms

7 Amazing Vacations That Won't Sting Your Wallet

The good news: We've rounded up some fantabulous vacations that won't sting your wallet. The bad news: We've also found some that will. But sorry (not sorry) because daydreaming about travel has never hurt anyone. Plus, isn't that what savings are for?<p><b>An Overnight At Downtown Abbey: $395</b> <b>View</b> …