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The Best Bucket List Points Trips to Exotic Destinations

What are some of your bucket-list travel to-dos? Do they include waddling along with penguins in Antarctica, stalking elephants on safari in Africa, …

Los Angeles

The New WineGame App Is Pretty Great, No Matter What Level Wine Drinker You Are

Making blind tasting accessible to everyone, the app opens the doors for novices and pros alike.<p>I’ve worked in the wine industry for five years and …

How to Read Airport Taxiway Signs

On your next flight, you might spend 25 minutes or more taxiing to the runway. Take a look out the window and you’ll spot a variety of signs — some …

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I Was Shocked at All the Bad Things That Happened When I Stopped Intermittent Fasting

After recently hitting my one-year anniversary of doing intermittent fasting (IF), my positive experience has made me its number one fan. If you're unfamiliar with IF, it involves choosing an eating window during the day when you consume all your calories. For the past year, I've been skipping a …

Boeing's 737 MAX 9 Wins FAA Certification, but It's Already Dead in the Water

The aircraft manufacturer is celebrating the pending entry-into-service of the jet model -- but the 2020 arrival of the slightly larger and more …

Meet This Age-Defying Man Who Has Run Every Single Chicago Marathon

Randy Burt will be running the 40th Chicago Marathon on Sunday—his 80th 26.2—just weeks before his 70th birthday.<p>Many people cannot fathom running a single marathon. But 69-year-old Randy Burt from Antioch, Illinois, has run an average of two marathons every year for the past 40 years, including …

What to Eat to Lose Weight Fast

Exercising on a regular basis can help you lose weight. It’s proven.<p>But if you want to lose weight quickly and permanently, what you eat …

The 21 countries where expats have the best lifestyles and make friends easily

HSBC this week released its annual expat explorer report, looking at the best places in the world to live if you are a foreigner.<p>The bank got YouGov …

United Arab Emirates

Air India to launch flights to Madrid from December 1, 2016

Air India is on a roll for international expansion after a long time. That is what a low oil price and access to the new long & thin route enabler …

Iran's Chabahar to link India with Oman

<b>The Indians are intrigued by the idea of establishing a sea trade link with Iran and Oman through the Iranian port of Chabahar which India is</b> …

Seatfrog’s auction app lets you grab a last-minute flight upgrade on the cheap

From time-to-time here at TechCrunch, we see companies tackle problems or painpoints in a way that makes you wonder why it wasn’t done long ago. Travel tech startup Seatfrog from Australia is one that gives me that feeling.<p>The company’s brief is fairly simple, and admittedly somewhat …

Why Aren't There More Female Airline Pilots? This High-Flying Woman Is Breaking Boundaries

Think about it: when was the last time you were on a plane and heard a female pilot’s voice? It’s a sad fact, but it’s a rarity to find women in the aviation industry. The Air Line Pilots Association, which represents pilots at major and regional carriers in the United States and Canada, says that …

New Skift Trends Report: The Strategic Guide to a Modern Hotel Technology Stack

Today we are launching the latest report in our <b>Skift Trends Reports</b> service, <b>The Strategic Guide to a Modern Hotel Technology Stack</b>.<p>What’s in your …

5 Things That Will Make Your Travel WAY Easier

Suitcases that are merely meant to store your clothes and shoes are a thing of the past. Today's <i>new</i> suitcases are packed with perks to help you stay …

Luggage

Google Now on Tap is getting quick actions and nearby place suggestions

Let’s face it: Google Now on Tap hasn’t been the most popular Android feature in recent years. While it can be convenient at times, more often than not Now on Tap is overlooked and ignored.<p>Google is clearly working hard to bring more functionality to the feature, though, especially over the past …

These French headphones are immediately one of the best pairs you can buy for under $300

That's because its newest over-ear cans, the Focal Listen, nail the two things any worthwhile pair has to nail: comfort, and sound quality.<p>At $250, they're right in line with the Beats and Boses of the world, and while they won't earn you the sort of envious glances those brands might, they <i>will</i> get …

Uber Lowers Fares In Over 100 Cities

Uber is lowering prices in over 100 U.S. and Canadian cities, effective tomorrow. January is a slower month for the car service and the company says it is reducing fares in order to increase demand.<p>“Seasonality affects every business, and Uber is no exception,” said the company blog post.<p>Uber …