Maria Cynthia Claridad

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10 Foods That Fight Holiday Stress

Eat right, stress less. Sounds like a good deal, right? Especially during the holidays, when the last thing on your wish list is more stress. After …

This Book Will Change the Way You Eat

One ingredient at a time, Edward Behr will change the way you eat for the better, but you have to be willing to sit up, take notes, and take your …

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Florence’s best-kept secret

Known by few and accessed by even fewer, the Vasari Corridor echoes with the footsteps of dukes and tyrants, and lays claim to one of Europe’s most exclusive art collections.<p>The Vasari Corridor is Florence’s ultimate velvet rope experience, yet few people know of its existence. A private overground …

Painting the Town in Taiwan

Is graffiti always urban blight? Not in Taiwan, where officials are betting on street art as a force for tourism.<p>In Taipei’s Ximending district, vibrant stencils and letters brighten walls along America Street, a retail alley set aside by the government as a graffiti zone that allows “tagging” …

Reader Q&A: The top 10 essentials when travelling

BBC Travel reader Agoslakbay wants to know what others consider crucial when undertaking a trip. From patience to toilet paper, our Facebook followers shared their suggestions.<p>Last week, we called upon our Facebook community to answer Agoslakbay’s question concerning their absolute travel …

'How to Not Get Sick in India,' and Six Other Lessons From a Trip Around the World

Three-hundred-and-sixty-five days, twenty-four time zones, ten countries, five world religions, two passports, and one remarkable circumnavigation later... it feels good to be home.<p>In my year abroad I taught environmental science to children living in Mumbai's slums, heard rocket sirens go off in …

Barcelona Sights

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This illustrated Travel Guide is a part of the Mobi Sights series, our concise guides that only feature the most essential information on city attractions. This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. Inside you …

5 Travel Startups Tackle Trip Planning in Myanmar, South Korea, and Beyond

Some travelers have their trip itineraries paid for and confirmed before they leave for the airport, while others board a plane with a few loose …

Stairs to the Monastery

Scary Cats<p>Even though there were no tourists around while I was shooting below, there were a bunch of crazy feral cats. They were running around and …

America's Best Towns For Active Travelers, According To Outside Magazine (PHOTOS)

For the third year in a row, Outside Magazine has polled readers on their favorite towns across America. Last year, the magazine ranked the ten best riverside towns; this year, they're evaluating the most active towns.<p>The magazine started with the American College of Sport Medicine's annual list of …

Best science photography of 2013

<b>FINALISTS FOR THE EUREKA</b> Prize for Science Photography have been announced for this year, and they are as captivating as ever.<p>The <i>New Scientist</i> Eureka …