Keith Murray

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8 women shattering the travel industry's glass ceiling

Like too many industries, travel has long been a business dominated by men. From airlines to hotels to tour operators — it hasn’t historically been …

Travel Industry

A Local's Guide to Banff

What’s almost better than being able to travel to every destination in the world? Hearing about them from the people who know and love them best. Check out these tips for seeing Banff through a local's eyes.<p><i>Scottish travel writer</i> <b>AILSA ROSS</b> <i>left big-city life for small-town Banff to be with her</i> …

Top Travel Couples You Should be Following on Instagram

Most couples believe that they need to get married, buy a house, have children and live "normal" adult lives. But in this brave new world, modern day couples are re-writing the script, taking the road less traveled, and daring to live the life of their dreams. We asked the top couples travel …

A Harvard psychologist says there's one factor that defines success in a job interview

It was her chance to finally give her "elevator pitch" — a 90-second summary of her research program and goals that could help her land a job at a prestigious academic institution.<p>Sure enough, she soon found herself in an elevator with three prominent psychologists in her field, and one of them …

18 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting the Eiffel Tower

More than 7 million people visit the Eiffel Tower every year. It's popular and it's crowded, but it doesn't have to be a total time suck. Here's how to get the most of your visit to this iconic monument.<p>Hours of Operation<p>The Eiffel Tower is open every day of the year. With the exception of certain …

Explore Mars In 360 Degrees With Rover's New Interactive Photo

Curiosity captures the Red Planet in all its glory.<p>Experience what life could be like on Mars with this awe-inspiring 360 degree photograph.<p>NASA released the picture taken by its Curiosity Mars rover on Saturday, just a day after dazzling us with a stunning selfie beamed back from the Red …

January 2016

Uruguay: 10 reasons to visit a South American treasure | CNN Travel

Why Everyone Wants to Move to Melbourne

Before I traveled to <b>Melbourne</b>, I pressed friends who lived there for suggestions and advice. “You’re going to want to move here,” one warned. “Just be aware.”<p>Melbourne’s status as a supremely livable city is well-documented, as is its outstanding café culture.<p>And though the coffee tasted great no …

Breathtaking Full Body Photographs of Whales

Photographer and conservationist Bryant Austin captures some truly breathtaking shots of whales as a reminder of their beauty and existence in the vast oceans. The photographer manages to get full body shots of them, a feat that so few are able to achieve with such high quality, while revealing …

Best of November 2015

Travel Photography

National Geographic Travel

Travel

Rice Paddies at Night at the Mandapa Reserve at the Ritz-Carlton in Bali

Amazing Bali<p>I just got back from just over a week in Bali and I stayed at the most amazing places… Not only is Bali itself great, but these two …

Ritz-Carlton

The Ultimate Hotel Room Workout: 7 Body-Sculpting Moves With Model Irina Shayk

It’s Monday afternoon at the Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg, where, in a seventh-floor studio with slick concrete floors, Irina Shayk is busy stretching. “This will be fun!” she says, a towel grasped firmly between her hands, as she performs an extended, angular twist toward the Manhattan …

20 places everyone should visit in South America

Its countries are filled with stunning natural parks, bustling streets, and, of course, incredible food.<p>We've put together a collection of 21 sights to see and experiences to have in South America. From gazing at monumental statues to marveling at the world's highest waterfall, there are plenty of …

Forget Everything You Know About Honolulu, And Go There Now

Waikiki, shmaikiki.<p>For most visitors, Honolulu is synonymous with Waikiki. But the truth is, there's so much more to Honolulu than Waikiki's tourist crowds, omnipresent ABC stores, and stereotypical tiki fare.<p>The real Honolulu is a thriving city and a true melting pot of eastern and western …

5 Reasons to Visit Iceland During Winter

<i>Iceland’s popularity as a tourist destination is at an at all-time high, in part due to competitive fares from the ever-expanding flag carrier</i> …

How Does In-Flight Wi-Fi Really Work?

<i>Wi-Fi access has become an expected feature when flying for either work or pleasure. Using Melanie Wynne’s The Future of Inflight High-Speed Wi-Fi as</i> …

Need An Adventure? Now Is The Best Time To Visit Yellowstone National Park!

Yellowstone National Park is one of the big ones. One of the places you’ve probably “always been meaning to get to.” It’s bucket list fodder — sprawling and epic and legendary — like the Grand Canyon or the Everglades.<p>People love Yellowstone. But that love comes at a cost: This year, the park is on …

National Parks

10 best hangover cures In Seattle

1. 12-Egg Omelet at Beth’s Cafe.<p>Packed with a whole carton’s worth of eggs, this protein-powered omelet will start to undo last night’s damage. …

Decades of goo stripped off gum wall at Pike Place Market

<b>(CNN) —</b> Mounds of amalgamated goo are melting off Pike Place Market's famous gum wall in Seattle.<p>Three workers from Cascadian Building Maintenance started the three-day task of stripping 20 years worth of accumulated chew back down to the brick on Tuesday.<p>"It smells of a mixture of watermelon, …

5 Reasons Why Winter Is the Best Time to See Yellowstone

Among the National Parks, Yellowstone already stands out with its unique collection of hydrothermal features, wildlife, and vast scenery. However, when the busy season ends, and only the hardiest of locals remain, winter comes in hard and transforms Yellowstone into a snow-covered …

How To: The Coffee Press

No Knead Bread Recipe

No Knead Bread: so easy a 4-yr old can make it!<p>posted by<p>A recipe so easy, a 4-year old can make it! My son will show you how, step by step.<p>It’s been …

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

Art

20 Pasta Recipes to Make this Fall

So long, fresh tomatoes and super ripe zucchini. We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more<p><b>So long, fresh tomatoes and super-ripe zucchini.</b> We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more. …

Cooking

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend | Inc.com

Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few continuing education courses. However, for a busy entrepreneur, being away from the office for a …

Self-improvement

iOS 9 content blocker will transform the mobile Web

iOS 9 comes with a major new feature called ‘content blockers’ which will allow users to install apps that block trackers, advertisements and other unwanted content for the first time.<p>Much has been written about the impending threat of ad blocking on iOS — it’s the first time blocking mobile …

Digital Advertising

Here's why the controversial Sondors eBike is worth the wait

The first time I spied a “fat bike,” with its ludicrously oversize knobby tires roll smoothly over a sandy beach, I knew I had to have one. Not long …