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The 20 Best Places To Go Glamping In The U.S.

Camping doesn't have to be so ... in tents.<p>If you can overlook the word "glamping," you've got to admit, it's a pretty sweet alternative to the typical vacation. You can be outdoorsy-ish, without sacrificing having running water or having to pee in the woods. As the trend has taken off nationwide, …

Camping

A daily ritual that will help you de-stress (in just 5 minutes)

Process your thoughts, diffuse stress and find an optimistic perspective in just a few minutes.<p>For many, stress is an accepted part of daily life, whether it’s triggered by a mile-long to-do list at work, a schedule packed full of family commitments or the stream of never-ending bills in your …

Mindfulness

I Lived in Tokyo for a Week and Learned These 5 Japanese Skincare Secrets

One morning in mid-May, after having fallen asleep on an airplane in Los Angeles with an eye mask and a bowl of noodles in my belly, I woke up in …

Skin Care

Executives are cashing in on the explosion in stock buybacks

Corporate America, flush with cash from President Trump's tax cuts, is buying back stock at a record pace.<p>Wall Street loves that. It signals that CEOs believe their shares are cheap, and stocks typically spike after buybacks are announced.<p>Yet an SEC official has uncovered what he calls a disturbing …

Donald Trump

20 of America’s Best Cities for a Long Weekend

You have one long weekend and a suitcase full of wanderlust. Whether you want to escape the commotion for the mountains or leave your quiet town for …

Hot Springs

Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and others predicting AAPL will lose value

Barclays, Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs are just three of a dozen analysts suggesting that AAPL will see its share price fall over the next 12 months.<p>The predictions come at a time when the company is closing in on a market cap of a trillion dollars …<p>Former <i>Fortune</i> writer Philip Elmer-DeWitt …

18 iPhone Tips That'll Make You Seem Like A Phone Wizard

Holy shit! These are legit.

IPhone 8

7 Fabulous And Affordable Places In Italy You Need To Check Out Now

Italy’s most popular destinations—Rome, Venice, Florence, the Cinque Terre—are endlessly alluring, but in peak summer months they can be crowded and expensive as well. The country’s classic attractions—great art, architecture, food, wine, medieval villages and beautiful country landscapes—can be …

Italy

A Vintage Lover’s Guide to the Best Shopping in Rome

There are plenty of religious experiences you can have in Rome, but for the truly devout fashion fan, few will rival finding an incredible piece of vintage clothing. The good news is that in the nearly 2,800-year-old city, there are plenty of vintage stores that can really wow a shopper, from those …

The Man in Seat 61’s favourite rail journeys

<b>The Bernina Express</b><p>From Chur in Switzerland to Tirano in Italy, the Bernina Express is a narrow-gauge train that climbs to one of the highest points on the European rail network, crossing the Landwasser viaduct, and the views are spectacular. In the depths of winter, the five-hour ride is like a …

Trains

27 Grilled Veggie Recipes That Prove BBQs Aren't Just About Burgers

You don’t have to be a grill master to master the grill—especially when it comes to veggies. All you need is a little olive oil and a sprinkle of …

Food

10 Ways to Use a Rotisserie Chicken to Make Dinner Tonight — Recipes from The Kitchn

If there was ever a grocery store shortcut worthy of an award, it's the rotisserie chicken. I believe there are few things this fully cooked bird …

Cooking

8 foods a Harvard nutritionist tries to eat almost every day

Want to eat like a nutrition expert? Some food choices pack an especially big nutritional punch.<p>Think of your kitchen as one big tasty medicine cabinet.<p>The right foods in the right amounts can protect your heart, keep your blood sugar stable, help you lose weight and allow you to live longer.<p>Diet …

This 75-year Harvard study shows how to have lifetime joy

For over 75 years, Harvard’s Grant and Glueck study has tracked the physical and emotional health of two groups:<p>456 poor people in Boston from 1939 …

Happiness

36 Hours in Copenhagen

What a difference a decade can make. Copenhagen today is a city transformed, a polestar across creative fields from art to architecture, design to dining. No longer a sleepy Scandinavian capital, this good-looking city found success by tinkering with expectations. Cyclists own the avenues even in …

European Travel

The Most Popular Baby Names So Far in 2018

Baby names for 2018 may just be the most unique yet. For the year ahead, expect to see names that skew toward the gender neutral, and some that are …

14 Secret Places in America to Visit Now

1 of 14<p>Caladesi Island<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Mendocino Grove<p>3 of 14<p>Tigertail Beach<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Kaluahine Falls<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 14<p>Blue—Inn on the …

California's Best-Kept Secret

It's small in size—just 21 miles long and eight miles wide—but large with legend and romance. Set in the deep blue Pacific of the coast of Los …

All of the Best Apps for When You Want to Learn Something New

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?<p>If you’re a naturally curious person like I am, then you probably have a lot of questions about …

Apps

The Art-Lover's Guide to Traveling the World

1 Mexico City, Mexico<p>Mexico City is an unmissable destination on the global contemporary arts circuit. 2018’s World Design Capital has much to …

50 Expert Tips to Help You Look and Feel More Beautiful — Now!

<b>1. Sleep on the left side of the bed.</b> You’ll wake up 10 percent more cheerful, says one study.<p><b>2. Buy yourself a piece of jewelry.</b> Pick something …

How to get rich quick in Silicon Valley | Corey Pein

<b>Corey Pein</b> took his half-baked startup idea to America’s hottest billionaire factory – and found a wasteland of techie hustlers and con men<p><b>T</b>he most desirable career of the 21st century, with numerous advantages over other fast-growing occupations such as hospice carer and rickshaw driver, is being …

Silicon Valley

33 Spaces That Effortlessly Rock Bohemian Room Decor

La vie bohème!<p>Bohemian decor is the perfect blend of eclectic and fun without trying too hard — or at least <i>appearing</i> that way. Master the casual chic look by browsing these bohemian-style rooms, from relaxed living spaces to eccentric bedrooms. Trust us, you'll be living the free-spirited life in …

Interior Design

Still-Secret Spain: 9 Fairy-Tale Towns Off the Tourist Track

For unspoiled nature, centuries-old architecture, and guaranteed tranquility, hole up in one of these postcard-perfect villages.<p>If you’ve been to …

A 36-year-old who learned to invest like Warren Buffett explains Buffett's No. 1 rule

When Danielle Town found herself burnt out and even starting to get sick from her work as a corporate attorney, she knew she didn't want to keep …

Investing

The best grey paint – how to choose the right shade for your walls

Grey is the colour everyone has fallen in love with and although it’s the new neutral there are actually many different tones and shades that can …

How to Do a Natural Colon Cleanse at Home

There are a few ways to colon cleanse. You can purchase a colon-cleansing product, or you can even get a colonic irrigation or enema.<p>Otherwise, you …

How to increase hemoglobin: Home remedies

Hemoglobin is a protein found in the red blood cells. These cells are responsible for carrying oxygen around the body.<p>In addition to transporting …

Lisbon Travel Guide

Situated on the banks of the Rio Tejo, the country's capital offers a number of museums and galleries, an unpretentious atmosphere and a pleasant …

European Travel

20 Simple Habits That Will Make You Happier

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these …

Happiness