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The 13 Coolest New Hotels In New York City

They've become destinations offering everything from restaurants helmed by celebrity chefs to hot rooftop bars.<p>We evaluated the New York City hotels that have opened within the last year and looked at hotels that will open later this year, and found the buzziest new offerings.<p>Book your room soon — …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

29 Happy Hours for Cheap Eats and Drinks in Austin, Summer 2018

Austin’s best <b>happy hours</b> make it easier to drink and eat more for less with great deals for those looking to relax after work, hang out with friends before dinner, or just take advantage of low costs for a meal. With winter just around the corner, it was time for a refresher.<p>There are the classics …

Winners of the 6th Annual Best App Ever Awards Announced!

We are proud to announce the winners of the 6th Annual Best App Ever Awards!<p>With millions of votes cast for their favorite apps and games, visitors …

The Best Productivity Apps of 2018

Buckle down and get productive with these excellent apps for managing your work, organizing your life, collaborating with teams, and much more.<p>PCMag …

What to Pack: 10 Essential Beach Vacation Beauty Products

With your tickets booked and vacation days allotted, it's time to sort out what to put in your bag for the big trip. When it comes to travel grooming …

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

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How To Use Google To Search A Single Website

Google has a secret feature called "site:" that let's you do exactly that. It's not a new feature. In fact, it's almost as old as Google itself. But some years ago, Google basically hid it. Today to search one site, you have to precisely type the "site:" command.<p>For instance, let's say you find to …

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The Best #TripLit This Winter

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Winter may be the perfect time for hibernating with a page-turning read. But the seven new books listed below all convey a deep sense of place that just might inspire you to break out of your warm cocoon and explore somewhere new.<p><b>Here are my picks for the best new #TripLit</b> …

11 Travel Apps That Will Make Your Life Easier

My assignments involve a great deal of travel -- usually every few weeks, often international. Several years into an increasingly busy travel and lifestyles writing career, I've managed to still avoid getting an international plan on my phone or paying roaming charges. I've survived with copious …

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The New All-Inclusive Resort

We expect a sense of thoughtful construction and attention to detail to pervade a luxury resort. But on Nicaragua’s Pacific coast, not far from the surfer town of San Juan del Sur, Morgan’s Rock has concerns that go way beyond the fluff factors of thread count and pool temperature.<p>Sure, the subdued …

10 Innovative Websites That Will Change the Way You Travel

Continuous innovation has fueled the rapid growth of online travel information and commerce. Even now--after the market has achieved a measure of maturity--would-be Internet millionaires keep searching for The Next Big Thing. Peer-to-peer interactions? Searches tailored to individual interests? …

Cavatelli with Pork Ragù

8 Servings<p>A low, steady simmer makes this braise a great pork ragù to pour over your cavatelli.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1½-lb. boneless pork shoulder (Boston butt), cut into 1½” pieces<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>¼ cup olive oil, plus more<p>½ medium onion, finely chopped<p>1 carrot, …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

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An Insider's Guide to the Best Beaches in the Caribbean

If you want powdery sands, soul-warming sun, and crystal clear waters, the Caribbean provides thousands of beaches to choose between. Whether you want secluded mountain-coddled coves and peaceful palm-lined stretches of sand or idyllic resort-fronted stretches and lively people-watching expanses, …

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31 Delicious Low-Carb Breakfasts For A Healthy New Year

It's time to kick that bagel-a-day habit.

Best iPad Apps of 2013

2013 has been another memorable year for the iPad App Store. The number of apps designed specifically for the iPad hit the 500,000 milestone this year and is now well on its way to 600,000. By now, there are excellent iPad apps for just about any purpose. From heavy-duty productivity and business …

9 Sticky Buns & Cinnamon Rolls To Make Christmas Morning Delicious

Goo is great.<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow us at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52 And check out our new kitchen and home shop, Provisions.

3 Smartphone Apps for a Smarter Flight

Benét Wilson is the godmother of aviation journalism. Affectionately known as Auntie Benét by her followers, you can find her writing on the Aviation Queen blog and on the I Love Sitting in 1st/Biz Class group on Facebook. In an industry known for its oversized egos, Wilson is the rare exception -- …

12 Expert Solutions to Common Holiday Travel Problems

By Wendy Perrin, CNTraveler.com<p>With millions of people flying to their holiday vacation destinations this weekend, and with severe weather expected to disrupt some of those travel plans, I thought it might help to provide some tips for coping with common holiday travel problems:<p>1. If a winter storm …

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New Apps and Websites That Will Change the Way You Travel in 2014

<i>By Karen Dion</i><p>There are so many new apps and websites to help us micromanage every aspect of our travel. In compiling a best-of list, we wondered where to even begin! We tried to keep it simple: Here are some of our favorites from the last year that will save you money and/or stress when planning …

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Running Music: Playlists to Help You Pick Up the Pace

Freshen up your running playlist with these fast-paced songs<p>Thirty-five percent of WH readers told us in an online poll that when exercising outdoors, they always listen to music—and that their tunes are as essential as their sneaks and sports bra.<p>Need to freshen up your all-important running music …

Five Common Myths About Belize Busted

There is a unique pocket in the world that buzzes with warmth, inner peace and joy. The people are peaceful, with a quiet confidence emanating from their eyes. They smile broadly, and are filled with energetic laughter, friendly gazes and cozy hugs. Welcome to Belize.<p>Belize is more than a …

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The Top Best Places to Visit in Belize

Belize has become one of the top travel destinations in the world because of its spectacular and intriguing attractions like the Great Barrier Reef, gigantic blue hole, white sandy beaches, numerous cayes and islands, pristine rainforests and jungles, abundant wildlife, eclectic and colorful …

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10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

New Resort in Oaxaca, Mexico, Heats Up Winter Travel

The Grupo Habita hotel group is known for its design-centric boutique hotels, with 14 properties in locations such as Playa del Carmen, Veracruz, and …