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Literary travel: around the world in 10 must-read books

Ann Morgan spent a year reading a book from every country in the world – 196 in total. Here she picks 10 favourites that vividly evoke the regions they describe<p>• <b>If</b> <b>you’ve read a book with a powerful sense of place or one that inspired you to travel, we’d love to hear about it in the comments below</b><p>In …

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Articles about 5 tiny cabins woods on Dwell.com - Dwell

It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: An illustrator of children's books who lives on the Sunshine Coast of British...<p>Cabin living promises a connection with nature and a more calm, simple life with just what you need at your fingertips.<p>This week's top 5 homes focus on the beautiful design …

Palawan, Philipines: Sailing's next great destination? | CNN Travel

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Best Mood Charting Apps for Apple and Android

Conscious Service and The Role of Intuition<p>Published<p>6 days ago<p>on<p>2018/05/24<p>I love talking about intuition and even more than that, I love connecting …

13 Motivational Quotes For All You Procrastinators

You meant to start that big project today. Really, you did. But somehow between your Twitter feed and that impromptu Netflix marathon, today rolled by and you're no closer to your goals.<p>Procrastination happens to everybody. Sometimes, you just need that little kick in the butt -- and sometimes, …

Fricska – Good affordable gastro restaurant

Image by Helene BienvenuOne of my latest finds in Budapest is Fricska, a new restaurant in central Budapest, that has become my favorite spot for …

While India's girls are aborted, brides are wanted - CNN.com

In June 2011, 16-year-old Jaida disappeared from her village in the state of Assam. This faded photo is what remains of her for her parents.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>The business of brides<p>Kidnapped by traffickers<p>High demand<p>Brides sold<p>Sisters in peril<p>Local laws<p>1<p>2<p>3<p>4<p>5<p>6<p><i>Editor's note: Carl Gierstorfer is a journalist</i> …

12 remote camps and cottages around South Africa

Looking for a holiday where you can have a digital detox? We found 12 remote accommodation options to get well and truly away – check out the …

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2015 Travel Must Dos

2015 can't come quick enough, I am ready to go!<p>Every year around this time, many of us avid travelers start looking at destinations for the coming year. For us, this started decades ago when their Bucket Lists were just being formed; and the current process has me personally surveying a dozen or so …

10 of the Best European Train Trips

Our ten favorite European trains don’t necessarily offer the fastest journeys—just the most memorable. All aboard!<p>Much of European train travel is about efficiency and comfort—punctually leaving and arriving and having a cozy seat or sleeper compartment in which to devour the latest issue of the</i> …

How We Celebrate Christmas in India

(Image credit: Jeethan D'Souza)<p>One of the best things about growing up in India was all the holidays we celebrated. As a multicultural country, all …

Insider’s Guide to Botswana

With its mix of national parks and private game reserves, <b>Botswana</b> offers visitors a range of experiences, from the <b>Makgadikgadi salt pans</b> (part of which is protected as Makgadikgadi Pans National Park) to the water-rich <b>Okavango Delta</b>.<p><b>> When to Go:</b><p>The salt pans are at their most evocative, with …

Children Who Experience Early Childhood Trauma Do Not ‘Just Get Over It’

Conscious Service and The Role of Intuition<p>Published<p>5 days ago<p>on<p>2018/05/24<p>I love talking about intuition and even more than that, I love connecting …

Tuscany travel guide

Expert guide to Tuscany<p>An insider's guide to Tuscany featuring the region's best hotels, restaurants, bars, shops and attractions, chosen by our expert.<p>Why go?<p>Why is Tuscany so eternally popular? After travelling the length and breadth of Italy for over 30 years, I think I’m getting close to an …

Palawan, The Most Beautiful Island In The World, Is Sheer Perfection

It's hard to believe the Philippines are an under-appreciated tropical travel destination, especially with their extraordinary hiking, diving, beaches and of course -- islands that are THIS beautiful.<p>And while we'd like to visit every single island in the Philippines, there's one island in …

Lesser Known Capitals of Europe: Bucharest, Romania

Image by Mario Sánchez Prada (Flickr)<p>Today's topic: Bucharest, Romania, and all its coolness in a nutshell. Bucharest, București, Little Paris. Incidentally, a Wikipedia search shows that several places in the world claim the title of "Little Paris" or "Paris of the East," but it's easy to see that …

Happiness Based on Science and Positive Psychology

Can we increase our happiness quotient? Research in the science of Positive Psychology has identified factors that influence our happiness. See the …

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Crawford eventually gave into the parent pressure, reasoning that it was their school and their community -- she was there to serve them. In the …

Alex & Sarah's Traveler's Home

<b>Name:</b> Alex Cole & Sarah Brady: Alex is an art director, and Sarah was in the trend forecasting business for 11 years prior to opening Platform with …

A Lovely Lisbon Apartment

(Image credit: Marlene Oliveira )<p><b>Project by:</b> Tiago Patricio Rodrigues <b><br>Location:</b> Lisbon, Portugal<p>This warm, light-filled Lisbon apartment has a …

A Bird Box for Humans

Noted for its craggy seaside cliffs, verdant pastures, and temperate climate, the Cornwall region of southwest England is a favorite of divers, hikers, surfers, and drinkers (windblown pubs dot the countryside like giant cattle).<p>To the north sits the Celtic Sea; to the south are the English Channel …

20 Life Lessons I Have Learned from Travel

20 Life Lessons I’ve Learned from Travel<p>The arrival of the new year has gotten me thinking a lot about the past year of travels – in fact the past …

How to Apply Design Thinking in Class, Step By Step

But in a classroom that is a space of possibility, the students have agency, and the products and processes can be moving targets. You can all this …

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That's an especially frustrating reality for me because in my travels to schools around the world I see lots of examples of "work that matters"; high …

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Jamie Oliver's Red, White & Blue Pantry Makes Me Want to Be a More Organized Person

(Image credit: Jamie at Home)<p>I find photos of organized pantries to be so seductive, like little fantasy kitchen worlds in which I never make a mess …

Creative Reuse: A-Frame Bookshelves Made from Old Ladders

Some DIY ideas are so simple and obvious, it's surprising to me that the internet hasn't already been flooded with their genius. The ladder turned …