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The 7 most overlooked destinations in Southeast Asia you need to visit

Over the past decade, Southeast Asia has transformed from the off-the-beaten-track gateway for adventure travelers to a tourism hotspot. While …

South-east Asia

Slow Cooker Shrimp Boil

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine water, potatoes, onions, garlic, lemon, boil-in-bag seasoning, and salt in a 6- or 8-quart slow cooker. Cover, and cook …

Cooking

6 Essential Mobility Exercises for Men Over 40

Warm up with these moves for a pain-free back, hips, and knees.<p>Remember the days when you could just walk into the gym, do a couple of leg swings, crack your knuckles, and start squatting? They were nice while they lasted.<p>If you haven’t realized it already, neglecting to warm up properly is one of …

Workouts

Video: Secrets of the Himalaya - Nepal in 4K

From the noisy, crowded, chaotic streets of Kathmandu to the peaceful and breathtaking mountains of the Himalaya, this video takes us on a whirlwind …

Mountaineering

The 4 Best Tarps for Backpackers

<b>Mountainsmith Mountain Shade</b><p>While most conventional tarps are rectangular, making for a narrow pitch, the 12-by-12-foot Mountain Shade creates a more …

Backpacking

Here's The Proof That U.S. Stocks Are Experiencing A Massive Bubble

In Part 1 of this series called “<i>Why U.S. Household Wealth Is In A Bubble</i>,” I explained why America’s post-Great Recession wealth boom is driven by a …

Stock Markets

In pictures: Sri Lanka’s captivating Colombo

<b>SRI LANKA’S tourism board is ramping up efforts to ensure that tourists visit the island even during offseason.</b>In order to do so, its Tourism …

Sri Lanka

You Can Control, And You Can Lead, But You Can't Do Both

Do you believe that being in charge means you are in control? If you find yourself frustrated about losing power in situations, it’s because leadership is not about taking control; it’s about influence.<p>The best leaders know that their role is not to dictate, but to inspire and motivate others to …

Communicate

Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? Build ’Em With Just 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core -- without doing situps -- using a routine that spares your lower back<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this — and lots more ended up with back …

Workouts

I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth — here's what a week of my spending looks like

I retired at 52 in August 2016 after a 28-year career as a business executive.<p>My wife and I are what some would call "fat FIRE" — we live off the income our assets produce, not having to drawdown the assets themselves.<p>Our income-earning assets include real estate (14 units we bought after the …

Personal Finance

How To Spend 48 Hours in Ubud, Bali

Beyond idyllic coastline and hip beach clubs, the soul of Bali lies up the highland of Ubud, with all its natural, artistic, and cultural charms. …

The 10 Best Backpacking Trips on Earth

Don’t get us wrong, a quick overnight in your local state park can be an experience you’ll never forget, but it can’t hurt to set your sights on the …

Here's What It Takes to Hike the John Muir Trail

A few months ago, I summed up the lessons from a study of mountain hikers in the Austrian Alps. In a nutshell, people tend to fall when they’re descending, even in good weather and good trail conditions, and especially when they’re male. That’s useful to know (even if some of those risk factors are …

The Best Nature Documentaries on Netflix Will Make You Worldlier

Unfortunately, in Los Angeles, there aren't a lot of green spaces that aren't luxury golf courses, so as odd as this might sound, I often turn to …

9 Destinations Across the Globe for the Perfect Snorkel Vacation

Grab your sunglasses and put on your flip-flops, the coral reefs and sandy beaches are calling for you! There is no better time to treat yourself …

Snorkel

Trekking in Armenia and Georgia

The summer is in full swing which means that it’s time to think about your summer hiking adventures. There is a gorgeous part of the world that is …

Targeting more Indian tourist footfalls

Sri Lanka is aiming for a tourism revenue of $4 billion this year, which would be a record high for the sector. To achieve that, the island’s tourism …

The 8 Best Travel Books of All Time

At their worst, travel books are dated, deeply racist, or just painfully dull. But at their best, they capture the spark of seeing something new, as well as the way your perspective shifts when you’re out of your rut with your eyes open. Here are some of the best—including some by writers who have …

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Anthony Bourdain's 10 Greatest Quotes About Travel, Food, and Life

Anthony Bourdain made a life of traveling the world and tasting food from every corner of it. And perhaps his most important legacy is the knowledge …

Tokyo Orientation - 12 Neighborhoods & Areas You’ll Want to Wander Around

Tokyo is a giant city, so for many tourists it might be a little bit hard to take it all in! When visiting Tokyo the best way to think about it is as …

'Drink a cold beer and let somebody else figure it out': 22 of Anthony Bourdain’s wisest quotes about travel

Anthony Bourdain first rose to fame with his searingly honest memoir about life as a chef, <i>Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly</i>, but as his career progressed, it became evident that travel was a passion he held just as dear to his heart as food.<p>“If I am an advocate for …

Anthony Bourdain

The 13 wisest things Anthony Bourdain said about travel

Anthony Bourdain taught us how to see the world. When Bourdain travelled, he didn’t shy away from the unfamiliar — he ran towards it. He showed us …

Anthony Bourdain's 10 Best and Most Eye-Opening TV Episodes

Looking back at Anthony Bourdain's career and legacy.<p>Anthony Bourdain was far more than a chef, author, host, or globetrotter - he redefined what …

Anthony Bourdain

This Harvard Scientist Says Being a Rebel and Breaking The Rules Makes You a Better Leader (Try Any of These 8 Things)

If that's how you want to roll, here are eight things you'll want to do to lead like a rebel.<p>Harvard behavioral scientist, Francesca Gino, knew she was onto something when she read a cookbook where the author, an Italian chef, broke every rule of Italian culinary tradition by filling the book with …

Ice Cream

Winston Churchill declares 'we shall never surrender' - archive, 5 June 1940

<b>5 June 1940</b>: Prime minister’s speech to parliament shatters any illusions that the evacuation of troops from Dunkirk has turned a military defeat into a victory<p><b>Westminster, Tuesday</b><br>The House of Commons, at the time of writing, is still trying to adjust itself to one of the gravest speeches ever made …

Hong Kong Shopping Tour in 24 Hours

If you’re in Hong Kong for one thing and one thing only -- the shops -- you won’t be disappointed. Whether its markets or malls, small-time boutiques …

30 Liveaboard Etiquette Tips Every Diver Needs to Know

You’ll be calling your floating hotel home for several days, and you will definitely be spoiled by the valet service, above and below the waves. But …

Best Breakfast in Hong Kong

Hong Kong breakfasts offer plenty of selection. From the home grown Cantonese speciality that is congee to the world famous scrambled eggs at the …