Loren Miller

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Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

Yes or no: If you keep living the life you’re living, will you be happy in 10 years?

Yes or no: In ten years’ time, if you have made no changes to your current life, do you think it will have taken you in a direction that will be …

Avant-garde

How I Cured My Wanderlust

Three years ago, I put all of my belongings in storage and bought a one-way ticket to Rarotonga, an island in the Pacific Ocean that my mother was sure I had pulled out of my imagination. At an early age, I diagnosed myself with the condition of <i>wanderlust</i>, and had dreamed of doing something this …

Where to Go Next in Europe

Everyone knows the great capitals of Europe – London, Rome, Paris, Berlin: steeped in history, rich in architecture, cuisine, and so much more. …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, airport arrival, and coffee run across the globe.<p>10 Photos24 hours agoView More<p>Style<p>Our Legacy …

1990 Monaco Grand Prix

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Films<br>• Formula 1<br>• Racing<br>• Wallpapers<p>The 1990 Monaco Grand Prix was a dramatic affair, the young French newcomer Jean Alesi was …

Motor Racing

The 10 Greatest TV Dramas Of The Century

The first thing you need when trying to choose the greatest TV dramas of the past 13 years is firm criteria.<p>Rule one: we only considered shows that …

TV

7 tips for a successful shared homestay experience

You’re staying in someone’s home you don’t know on a trip. Naturally that means you walk around in your underwear, fart, make a mess in the kitchen, throw used towels on the bathroom floor and hog the TV remote. Right?<p>Of course not. But this picture isn’t as rare as it sounds. Now that more …

Trekking From Lodge to Lodge in the Mountains of Peru

As I sat in the spa sipping a pisco sour, I looked down the valley to the huge, snow covered monolith at the end. Mt. Salkantay, the highest peak in the region, would loom over us for the next two days as we worked our way up and over the pass that bears its name. I could barely make out the trail …

Chocolate Chip Cookie No Bake Cheesecake Parfaits

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Parfaits.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 20, 2013 101<p>It’s a BIG day.<p>A big birthday day that is. Someone in this house …

This A Cappella Cover Of Lorde's "Royals" Will Make Your Ears Happy

Nailed it.

Lorde

Signs It's Time To Quit Your Job And Travel (GIFs)

<b>Each morning you awake from a lovely dream filled with adventure. And it sucks.</b><p><b>On your morning commute, you dream of driving somewhere beautiful and far away...</b><p><b>You've stopped making excuses to your bosses.</b><p><b>Because really, all you do all day is read travel blogs.</b><p><b>The thought of a promotion isn't</b> …

Hello, Iceland

Iceland is trendy these days. My staff has been nagging me to incorporate it into our program with a guidebook and tours. One of our top researchers and guides, Ian Watson, is raising his family there. And until now I'd never been there.<p>This year I thought, finally, I'll extend my trip a few days …

A road trip through Scotland's intoxicating Isle of Skye

Like the finest single malt whisky, the Isle of Skye is an intoxicating distillation of all that is great about Scotland’s Highlands and islands. Its dramatic landscape embraces everything from bleak, wind-scoured mountains to sheer sea cliffs and edge-of-the-world, seashell-strewn beaches. Throw …

How to House-Sit Your Way Around the World

Photo Courtesy of Bart Speelman/Flickr. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.<p>You've heard about pet-sitting, but what about house-sitting to save money while traveling? Dalene and Peter Heck are one Canadian couple who did just that: four years ago, they sold everything for the sake of …

Just A Cat, Dressed As A Shark, Riding A Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

You'll be glad you watched this.<p>Delightful. Watch the clip in full.

Domestic Technology

Portraits of Dogs With Human-Like Expressions

Is it just us or do most of these dogs look incredibly serious? Hamburg, Germany-based photographer Ralph Hargarten is behind this intriguing new series called <i>A Dog's Life</i> where he's shot portraits of dogs with facial expressions we often attribute to humans. Set against a simple black background, …

Pets

How to be a hostel douchebag

Staying in a hostel is a rite of passage on the backpacker trail, where you have the chance to meet some really cool people, some decent people, and …

Hostels

Long Weekend in Seattle, Rain or Shine

Seattle is one of the West Coast’s most appealing destinations, with restaurants, nightlife, a fabulous aquarium, and top museums to please families, …

Where to Eat in Philadelphia Now

Powered by mom-and-pop-friendly rents, a rich talent pool, and a ravenous dining public, the restaurant scene in Philadelphia is in a constant state …

Ten great cycling routes: from day-trips to long-distance adventures

Wind in your hair, landscapes whipping by, cruising through peaceful forests: embracing the outdoors on two wheels is one of the healthiest and most enjoyable ways to get around. Here’s our round-up of great cycling routes which offer something for everyone, from multi-day adventures to relaxing …

Ranking the Top 10 Williams Drivers of All Time

The Williams F1 team recently celebrated its 600th Grand Prix start when they took part in the German Grand Prix.<p>The famous privateer team has a rich tradition and history, boasting no fewer than nine constructors’ titles and seven drivers’ titles but has recently endured a fallow period aside from …

Motor Racing