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10 Best Islands for Retirement

1 of 10<p>Kauai, Hawaii<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts<p>3 of 10<p>Catalina Island, California<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Key West, …

Key West

Top 10 Hawaii Mountain Hikes

For the outdoor enthusiast who enjoys time spent in nature, there’s no shortage of hiking trails to enjoy in Hawaii while on holiday. And with so …

Hiking

Pret a Porto: Portugal’s second city is ready for the limelight

Something odd is happening in Porto’s most famous bookshop. We arrive in the middle of the morning, after a leisurely breakfast of coffee and custard-filled pastéis de nata. The queue to get inside runs around the next block. At the ticket office, where access to the bookshop can be achieved by …

European Travel

The Best Hikes in Hawaii

1 of 10<p>Leahi (Diamond Head)<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Kaena Point<p>3 of 10<p>Kaiwa Ridge/Lanikai Pillbox<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Sliding Sands to Halemauu, Haleakala …

National Parks

You Guide to the Ultimate South of France Road Trip

With rolling fields of lavender, romantic hilltop villages and an endless supply of rosé, Provence is the perfect place for a summer road trip. Here …

France

5 Morning Yoga Moves That Will Wake You Up More Than a Cup of Coffee

Stop hitting the snooze button. Do these powerhouse poses instead.<p>Some people hesitate to do yoga because they don’t think they’ll break a sweat. But anyone who’s ever gone to a power Vinyasa or Bikram class or finally mastered the Crow pose knows that the right kind of yoga can make you sweat …

Yoga

How To Tie The Perfect Windsor Knot In 5 Simple Steps

Named after the Duke of Windsor, tying your tie with the Windsor knot is a sure-fire way of proving you mean business in the boardroom while your tie …

Men's Fashion

Retirement: Should You Prepare For The Next Downturn Now?

We are not trying to sound an alarm. In fact, the markets are just doing fine. Even though the volatility is a bit high and there are worries over …

Investing

Algo Trading for Dummies — Building a Custom Back-tester (Part 3)

Custom Back-testing and Order Handling<p>While there are many simple backtesting libraries available, they can be quite complex to use …

Trading

Why the Very Best of Portugal Is Found Beyond Lisbon

Over the last few years, Portugal has become a top travel destination, people from around the world falling in love with its architecture, cuisine, …

European Travel

How I finally wrote a Sudoku Solver

Quick warning, this article will be part technical, part personal story, part cultural critique. If you are just here for the code and explanation, …

Computer Science

6 of the best small hotels in the South of France

La Divine Comedie, Avignon<p>THE FRESH ARRIVAL<p>You'd never guess it but behind a massive unmarked iron gate at the end of an impasse lies a magnificent …

France

Yet Another Way to Seal a Tube of Caulk

Plumber's Putty is a quick way to seal up a tube of caulk<p>Over the years, I’ve tried many different ways to seal open tubes of caulk and adhesive. …

Home Improvement

Want to explore Porto and the Douro Valley? Stay in its stunning wine hotels

<b>If you’re looking to get away for a short break but don’t fancy the likes of Amsterdam or Paris, Portugal is the place to go – specifically the Douro</b> …

European Travel

Want to Retire Abroad? These Are the Friendliest Countries for Expats

Thinking of working or retiring abroad? Some countries look upon foreign residents with suspicion or unease. Wherever you go, you'll probably want to …

Costa Rica

Do You Dream Of Moving Abroad? These Countries Offer The Best Quality Of Life

<i>This story originally appeared on LearnVest as “Want to Move Abroad? These 5 Countries Are Best for the Expat Life.”</i><p>At some point, you’ve probably fantasized about moving abroad. Maybe it’s because you fell in love with the tulips in Amsterdam while on vacay, or heard about the new offices (and …

Costa Rica

9 Stretches to Help Relieve a Tight Lower Back

Whether your lower back feels tight often or occasionally, it’s important to listen to your body and take steps to loosen tension. A tight lower back …

Getting started with Docker and Kubernetes on Windows 10

Getting started with Docker and Kubernetes on Windows can be daunting when you don’t know where to begin.<p>And it doesn’t help that installing the …

50 Best Places to Retire in the U.S.

Some states are better than others when it comes to how they rank as retirement destinations, based on critical financial factors. But where you …

Retirement

10 Beach Towns You Can Actually Afford to Buy a House In (+ Listings We Love)

1 of 20<p>St. Marys, Georgia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 20<p>Hot Listing<p>3 of 20<p>Astoria, Oregon<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 20<p>Hot Listing<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 20<p>Pensacola, …

Finally, No-Show Socks that Don’t Suck

Bare ankles are a surefire way to stay cooler in the summer months. While going sockless is certainly an option, sweaty feet can leave shoes smelling …

Handy Home Products for Quick-Fix Repairs

Our professional carpenters, plumbers, painters and electricians tell you which products are their favorites for fixing small problems around the …

Home Improvement

The Morning Grooming Routine Every Man Should Follow

Look after your face - it's the only one you're gonna get<p>How do you like your face in the morning? Unblemished, preferably. Handsome: absolutely. But unlike the DNA winners on every skin wash advert ever, you're going to need some maintenance.<p>Why? Because skin needs hydrating. It needs maintaining. …

Get your clothing clean with the best top load washers

As front-load washing machines have become popular, top load washers are not as easy to find these days. But there are still a few on the market. …

40 Important Things for First-Time Home Sellers

Quell any apprehension when it comes to selling your first home with these 40 important things for first-time home sellers<p>Learn How to Install …

Best Beaches to Visit in Normandy

Normandy is usually associated with the World War II D-Day Landings, and those beaches do tell a remarkable story. The beaches at Normandy are an …

Beaches

An Insider’s Guide to 3 Days in Lisbon

Ready to experience 3 days in Lisbon? Lisbon combines the old-time charm of Europe with a more affordable culture and modern twists. She does all …

Rediscovering Portugal

An insider's guide to home buying and living in one of Europe's most eclectic countries<p>Luxury buyers looking for a new home in Europe would be wise …

The Best Shorts for Men

The best outdoor shorts are the ones you’ll wear the most. They have to be versatile: The right pair won’t stop you from scrambling up scree on a hike and are built from fabric that’ll last for years—but they also have to look good enough at the bar after your adventure. With that in mind, I put …

The One Thing I Wish I Knew Before Painting My Kitchen Cabinets

Anyone who’s drastically changed the wall color in a room knows how big of an impact paint alone can make in a space. And it’s a big impact for …