Kristen Mason

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You'll Definitely Want to Go Chasing Waterfalls When You See These Stunners

When it comes to beautiful landscapes and views, we're partial to waterfalls. The soothing sounds of rushing streams, the visually hypnotizing tumble …

National Parks

This charming Czech region is one of Europe's best-kept secrets

Wine is just one reason to visit<p>The Czech Republic is more than Prague. Three hours south lie the less-traveled villages, vineyards and castles of …

Modern Shower Designs And Features That Will Make You Envious

Planning to renovate your bathroom soon? That would be a perfect time to add a walk-in shower to the space. After all, all the modern bathrooms have …

Minimalism

12 Modern Kitchen Ideas to Give Your Space a New Lease on Life

While we would love to think that a quality kitchen remodel will last decades, the truth is that its style isn't always timeless. Maybe you moved …

Interior Design

Just before Elvis died, he recorded this absolutely incredible performance of "Unchained Melody"

My friend Dustin Hostetler emailed me the video above with the subject line of "Do you like Elvis?"<p>No, I don't like Elvis.<p>I really don't even like …

Elvis Presley

The Future of Paint Is Here—and So Are Are 2019's Next Hot Colors

"Painting is such an important step in decorating and it should be fun and exciting, but the reality is that it’s a completely daunting and …

Red Carpet

A Lightning Tour Through the Greek Islands' Best New Sleeping Situations

Santorini. Corfu. Mykonos.<p>The only problem with the Greek Islands is that they're all in different places.<p>And the only foreseeable solution would be …

Top 10: The Most Watched Bass Videos (June 2018)

Clear your schedule this evening, because it is once again time to check out the top 10 bass videos of the month. Here are the No Treble reader …

Stunning Under-the-Radar Hikes in Europe

Travel<p>Explore Europe's natural landscapes through these lesser known hikes.<p>Global tourism is on the rise. There was a six percent increase in worldwide travelers in 2017, and nearly 52 percent of Americans plan to visit Europe in the next two years, according the World Tourism Organization. While …

European Travel

Travel for Two: The Caribbean for Couples

When contemplating the perfect romantic Caribbean island getaway, you’ll have to first figure out what you’re looking for in a romantic vacation. Do …

This Paint Trick Is the Cheapest Way to Refresh Your Living Room

The living room may be one of the most fun spaces to renovate—it’s often the largest room in any house, and one of the places you tend to gather …

Going to Graceland

“The King” is a stirring new documentary that addresses Elvis Presley’s complex cultural legacy and how it figures into our readings of the American Dream—it’s a movie about frontiers, and what it means to charge toward one. It chiefly stars Presley’s 1963 Rolls-Royce Phantom, which he had painted …

36 Hours in Seville

Seville is more than its Holy Week and Feria celebrations, when prices go up and the lines to major sites like its famed cathedral and Royal Alcázar palace grow longer. The Andalusian capital reveals itself as a walkable — and bikeable — city with layers of its Christian, Muslim and Jewish heritage …

European Travel

6 Color Palettes That You’re About to See Everywhere in 2019

Ever wish you could peek into a crystal ball and see what decor trends are headed down the pike? (We totally feel you.) And while we don’t know what must-haves of 2018 are still going to be relevant this time next year (Rattan? Are you leaving us so soon?), we do have a little insight into what …

Home Decorating

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Breast Cancer

This Is Where Italian Girls Go on Summer Vacation (and Why You Should Too)

When planning your first trip to Italy, there are a few standout cities that provide a perfect first glimpse at the Italian way of life. But after …

Italy

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

A Highly Percussive Fingerstyle Acoustic Cover of the Iconic Michael Jackson Song ‘Billie Jean’

Alexandr Misko, the remarkably talented Russian guitarist about whom we’ve previously written, performed a highly percussive, upbeat fingerstyle …

Guitar

11 Must-See Cities in Spain That Take You Beyond Barcelona

It's the height of vacation, and many of us are daydreaming of warm weather and a nice glass of something refreshing. If you're looking for an exciting European adventure, where better to head than the land of sangria, sunshine, and sweaty dance halls: Spain!<p>If you've grown tired of marching …

How to Eat Free at Disney World

With Toy Story Land, Star Wars rides and Marvel attractions on the way, Disney parks are only getting more expensive — but if you’re smart about …

Oklahoma High Schooler's Carbon Discovery Elicits Wonder From Experts

"It's a wonderful, wonderful thing."<p>Taking teenage rebellion to a new level, Oklahoma high school senior George Wang stunned teachers and fellow …

You’ll Never Regret Painting Your Entire House in This Color

Take your neutrals game up a notch by painting your entire home in an unexpected hue. Our favorite of the moment is Farrow & Ball Pale Powder (No. …

Farrow & Ball

Promising cancer drug aces human clinical trials

A new cancer drug known as BLU-667 has moved through phase I human trials, and the results are promising. Taken orally, the drug targets what are …

Clinical Trials

14 Under-the-radar Islands for the Ultimate Romantic Honeymoon

Whether you’re agonizing over seating charts or skipping venue fees and marrying your person at city hall, one thing is for certain: You’re going to …

5 River Trips in the US You Should Take This Spring

Some of the most thrilling, easy-to-access stretches of beautiful rivers in the country.<p>In 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill that gave …

The Man Who Discovered Prince Explains What It Was Like to Discover Prince

Read an excerpt on what it was like to hear Prince before the rest of the world, from 'Famous People Who've Met Me,' a memoir by Owen Husney, the man who discovered Prince.<p><i>Famous People Who’ve Met Me is a memoir by Owen Husney, the man who discovered Prince. The book is a collection of bizarre (and</i> …

'It's gonna take a lot to drag me away from you': How Toto made Africa, and why we still love it now

Take an early-Eighties band in need of hits, a mid-tempo song about a conflicted missionary on a parched savanna, a catchy-as-hell keyboard hook and one of the most syllable-heavy lines in pop music. What have you got? A bonafide pop classic.<p>Africa by Toto, released 36 years ago, is a song whose …

7 Must-Visit Beaches Maui Has to Offer

Among the eight main islands that make up Hawaii, Maui (aka the Valley Isle) is one of the best spots to visit if you're looking for fewer tourists and abundant gorgeous beaches. In fact, the low-key island offers so many options that it was difficult to visit them all on my most recent five-day …

FCC approves SpaceX plan for 4,425-satellite broadband network

SpaceX has a green light from the FCC to launch a network of thousands of satellites blanketing the globe with broadband. And you won’t have too long to wait — on a cosmic scale, anyway. Part of the agreement is that SpaceX launch half of its proposed satellites within six years.<p>The approval of …

Take a fresh approach to updating your entire house

We’ve all been there: You want to revamp at least one room in your home — or maybe every last one of them, but you’re stumped on where to start. You might have a definite style in mind, or you fear you might lose your mind trying to select one. That’s where our panel of professional designers comes …

Dining Rooms