Laura O

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Hot New App for Gathering Wedding Inspiration

Good news, Knotties! There's a brand new app that just launched called Bespoke Atelier that is about to make your life a million times easier. (Or at …

8 Fresh Ways to Monogram Your Wedding

Using your monogram is the one of the most classic ways to personalize your wedding. The risk though is that sometimes monograms can look a little …

Ideas & Advice

Photo<p>26 Must-Have Wedding Photos You Don’t Want to Miss<p>Trust us—you’ll want to capture all of these moments.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>Your Complete Guide to …

Mad Men Wedding Ideas (Get The Look!)

Put your own spin on one of these romantic, and foolproof, proposal ideas.

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How ‘Archer’ Has Managed to Grow Without Needing to Grow Up

How 'Archer' Has Managed to Grow Without Needing to Grow Up<p>“Archer” finishes up its fourth season tonight with the second half of a two-part …

Glen Mazzara To Write 'Shining' Prequel Called 'The Overlook Hotel' – /Film

<b>The Shining</b> has had quite the resurgence in the past few months. Rodney Ascher’s <i>Room 237</i> is certainly one factor. Another, bigger motivator is <b>Stephen</b> …

Horror

‘The Shining’ Prequel Will Be Written By ‘Walking Dead’ Showrunner Glen Mazzara

Yes, that prequel to 'The Shining' is still happening, but we're a little more hopeful now that 'Walking Dead' veteran Glen Mazzara has been hired to …

‘The Hangover 3′ Trailer Finally Reveals the Film’s Plot

Every 'The Hangover 3' trailer and TV spot so far has sold chaos and only chaos, so it's refreshing that the new (and possibly final) trailer for the …

'The Hangover Part III' Theatrical Trailer: Oh, So That's What This Movie Is About – /Film

After months of radio silence regarding <b>The Hangover Part III</b>, now it seems like you can close your eyes without a glimpse at the Wolfpack. …

The Thirteen Movies Ebert Hated Most of All

Ever since the passing of Roger Ebert, people have enjoyed reveling once more in his most scathing film reviews. Here are thirteen of the harshest, …

The Place Beyond the Pines – review

Three years ago, Derek Cianfrance enjoyed success on a big scale with his small-scale breakthrough movie: Blue Valentine, the story of a …

What You Need To Know Before Going Apartment Hunting

If, for one reason or another, you decide to move to another city or even to a different part of the city, there are a few things you need to know …

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

Tips For Keeping A Bookshelf Organized

I don’t know about you but I’m always having trouble keeping the bookshelves clean and organized. Let’s say I spend an entire day organizing the …

Don't Put Off Your Bucket List: Why I'm Glad I Didn't Wait to Experience South Africa

One of the most coveted perks at Travelzoo is the Travelzoo Experience, in which Deal Experts and other employees take advantage of the same travel, entertainment and local deals we publish to our subscribers and report back on their experience.<p>A visit to South Africa has always been incredibly …

America's Meanest Airlines: 2013

<i>ellenm1 / Flickr</i><p>The 2013 Airline Quality Ratings (AQR) report -- released on Monday, April 8 -- shows that the U.S. Department of Transportation received a total of 11,445 complaints from disgruntled passengers in 2012, up from 9,414 in 2011.<p>Most of the common complaints concern what the report …

5 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know About Margaret Thatcher

Human Journey<p>Margaret Thatcher (1925-2013) Photograph by Selwyn Tait, Sygma/Corbis<p>Margaret Thatcher (1925-2013) passed away today after fighting illness for several years. She died in London, after having suffered a stroke, at 87 years old. Last December, she had undergone an operation to remove a …

The ultimate in space-saving travel tech

Trying to keep it to carry-on? This list of essential and compact travel gadgets and tips will make your trip easier – and your luggage lighter – without skimping on fun and convenience.<p>'Travel Gear' by Eric Ritchey. Creative Commons Sharealike Attribution licence<p><b>Ebook reader</b><p>Books are beautiful, …

10 Terribly Overrated Destinations (And Where To Travel Instead)

Have you ever traveled somewhere that everyone told you was the absolute best, only to find yourself wondering: Is that all there is?<p>It happens. Sometimes, the destination in question is trading on a dated reputation it no longer deserves. Other times, you've fallen victim to hype, manufactured by …

Did the Real T. Rex Resemble the One in Jurassic Park?

Scientists know much more about Tyrannosaurus rex than they did 20 years ago.<p><i>Part of our weekly "In Focus" series-stepping back, looking closer.</i><p><b>No dinosaur is more cherished than Tyrannosaurus rex. The Cretaceous king of the tyrants epitomizes the size, ferocity, and bizarre nature of dinosaurs</b> …

Postcard History

A History of the Postcard<p>The Eiffel Tower, 1893 World’s Fair, seaside towns, bawdy beach cartoons, George Orwell.<p>The world’s first government-issued …

Infographic: Meet Pope Francis and Get to Know Vatican City

On March 13, the Vatican elected Pope Francis. How much do you know about the new pope and Vatican City?<p><b>Here's your infographic introduction to Vatican City and its new pope.</b><p><i>(Click photo to enlarge.)</i><p><i>Planning a trip? Browse Viator's Vatican City tours and things to do, check out other Rome</i> …

Egypt: Something Different for a Change

I just flew from Seattle to Cairo. After being here for just a day, it seems like a week. Of course, I swung by the pyramids, got my mug shot with the Sphinx, and rode a camel. But the real fun has been feeling the pulse of post-revolutionary Egypt in the chaotic streets.<p>Of ancient Egypt, nothing …

How to budget for living abroad

Dreaming of an overseas move can be so exciting that it is often hard to focus on the dreary matter of money – but some smart decisions and simple planning could save you thousands.<p>Dreaming of an overseas move can be so exciting that it is often hard to focus on the dreary matter of money – but a …

Detection Dogs: Learning to Pass the Sniff Test

It takes work to train and retrain detection dogs to be the best they can be.<p><b>Anyone who's been through an airport, crossed national borders, or gone to a public school in the United States has seen detection dogs, noses diligently sniffing for illegal drugs orbanned produce and invasive …