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How to read body language and use it to get ahead, according to a Secret Service agent

Inside tricks on reading the nonverbal cues in any meeting — and using them to get what you want.<p>Most of us find ourselves in a meeting environment weekly, if not daily: Interviewing for a new job, giving a sales presentation to a client, running a meeting at the office, asking your boss for a …

Public Speaking

50 Things to Do in Europe Before You Die

Whether it's catching an opera in Vienna, having afternoon tea in London, shopping for leather in Florence, or sipping a cocktail by the Eiffel Tower—Traveler's network of editors and writers has rounded up 50 things you need to do, eat, see, shop for, and experience in Europe. Think something …

European Travel

The Most Beautiful Places in Chile

Tucked between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean, Chile is a long, narrow country known for its pristine landscapes. Its unusual shape means you can find startlingly diverse climates and topographies as you travel its length: the world's driest desert in the north; the massive glaciers of Patagonia …

South America

Five awesome things to do five minutes from Causeway Bay MTR station

We all know Causeway Bay is famous for its numerous shopping malls, but the area hides a number of hidden gems outside those AC palaces that …

Hong Kong

Day Trips from Milan, Including Milan to Lake Como Photos

If you’re planning a trip to Milan, you’ve probably filled your itinerary with the city’s must-see destinations—Leonardo da Vinci’s <i>Last Supper</i>, the Duomo rooftop, Sforza Castle, Pinacoteca di Brera. But for the ultimate Milanese vacation, you might consider adding a few activities that are just …

Italy

The Most Beautiful Caves in the World

Caves typically conjure images of spelunking horror movies, or fairy-tale baddies. But in reality, the structures are among some of the most stunning, untouched geological formations on the planet—just look at the vibrant red rocks of Antelope Valley, the glittering ice caverns of Iceland's …

Caving

The 45 Best Travel Films of All Time

Get ready for some serious wanderlust.<p>It's arguable that, more than any other piece of pop-culture ephemera, movies have the power to transport—to sweep you away on a European adventure (<i>Before Sunrise</i>), cross an African desert (<i>Out of Africa</i>), even send you to the never-before-seen Paradise Falls …

Harrison Ford

The 200 Best Songs of the 1970s

The 1970s was arguably the single decade of the 20th century when recorded music was most central to culture. There were, of course, fewer kinds of media competing for the average consumer’s time—television meant just a handful of channels, video games were the size of refrigerators and could be …

Pacific Ocean

19 awesome Soho spots, as recommended by locals

Giving Londoners their kicks since 1536, Soho was voted the city’s most loved neighbourhood in our recent City Life Index. We asked our local …

England

The 50 Best Albums of 2017

Though our culture of fast distraction seems hell-bent on crushing the album beneath its endless scroll, the form remains a pillar of art, something to aspire to. In music, when you want to make a statement, you make an album. Still. And right now, those statements are perhaps more varied and fluid …

New Singles

Top 11 Travel Tips in Iceland

<b>I am often contacted by foreign friends who are planning to travel around Iceland. Where should they go in Iceland? What should they do in Iceland?</b> …

European Travel

The 6 Best Italian Road Trips

With its lush countryside, plunging coastlines, snow-capped peaks, and glittering lakes, Italy offers epic driving experiences for every kind of traveler. Here, we’ve put together our favorite Italian road trip itineraries—including where to stop, where to stay, and what you’ll see along the way.

Italy

13 things you can do in Hong Kong you can’t do anywhere else

Spending our waking hours in MTR tunnels, elevators and office cubicles, us Hongkongers sometimes forget that there’s a one-of-a-kind world city all …

Hong Kong neighbourhood guides

Popular neighbourhoods in Hong Kong<p>Things to do<p>Sai Kung<p>Sai Kung may not be the most convenient neighbourhood to get to, but that’s why it has such a …

Hong Kong

How to Navigate a Taiwanese Night Market

What to eat, where to go, and tips for catching your own live dinner<p><i>Are you going to see any night markets?</i><p>Tell travelers you're visiting Taiwan and, …

7-Eleven

Best things to do in Mong Kok this summer

Mong Kok can be a tricky place to navigate. There’s so much to see and do here, but the perpetual crowds make it difficult – nerve-wracking even – to …

Hong Kong

A local’s guide to Rome: 10 top tips

Contemporary Rome’s best bars, restaurants and culture are found in the southern neighbourhoods of Testaccio and Garbatella, a world away from the city-centre gladiators in plastic armour<p>‘How do you cope with the tourists?” is a question that you get used to when living in Rome. But the truth is, …

Italy

10 Foods You Never Knew Were Invented In London

Photography © Martin PooleForget architecture and culture — it’s in food that London’s creativity really lies. From fish and chips to Earl Grey tea, …

England

Soba Salad with Lemon–Miso Vinaigrette

In a large bowl, combine both lettuces with the shiso, tomatoes, dill, carrots, and cucumber. Using a knife, begin thinly slicing the chile from the …

Hong Kong’s best eggettes

Much like French toast and lai cha, eggettes – or gai daan zai – are a street food staple in Hong Kong. While you can never go wrong with the classic …

Hong Kong

Chocolate-Espresso Mousse Torte

Position a rack in the center of the oven and heat the oven to 400°F. Generously butter a 10-inch springform pan and wrap the bottom and sides in …

Dessert

Top 13 Blogs about Iceland

<b>Are you looking for the best travel blogs about Iceland? Find the best and most comprehensive local and international Iceland blogs here. Read on to</b> …

European Travel

My Great Grandmother’s Cardamom-Coffee Bread, 117 Years Later

Every Christmas Eve day for as long as I can remember, I’ve climbed into the car with my mom and set off to circumnavigate the blustery horn of Cape Ann, Massachusetts, delivering gifts and greetings to loved ones in a ritual we call “the rounds.” The rounds are about tradition, seeing friends and …

Bread

The Brilliantly Bonkers Arcade Around The Corner From The British Museum

Step inside the surreal world of Novelty Automation.Behind a Bloomsbury shopfront lies an arcade with a difference. You won’t find Time Crisis or …

England

Five Recommended Restaurants in Tokyo for Fantastic Okonomiyaki

Five Recommended Restaurants in Tokyo for Fantastic Okonomiyaki<p>Did you think that Kansai-style okonomiyaki (Japanese savory pancake) was only …

Japan

Graha Lakon / Andyrahman Architect

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In Javanese, <i>lakon</i> means the main actor, or the protagonist. The title was chosen due to its design …

Architecture

Top 5 Road Trips in Iceland

<b>What is the best road-trip you can take in Iceland? What route will best suit your needs, desires and budget? Read ahead to discover the top five</b> …

Hiking

The 100 greatest disco 12"s of all time

September 21, 2016 In Features, Lists<p><b>The disco 100.</b><p>Disco has changed. What has forever been defined by the glitter-ball aesthetic of <i>Saturday Night</i> …

How to Be an Artist, According to Louise Bourgeois

Louise Bourgeois, 1982.<br>Robert Mapplethorpe<br>"Robert Mapplethorpe - On the Edge" at ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, 2016Spider, 1997.<br>Louise Bourgeois<br>The Museum …

Art

How London's Terminal Stations Got Their Names

Blackfriars<p>Following its recent revamp, Blackfriars has become the only station to span the Thames, with entrances on both banks. It's named for a …