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Food lines in San Francisco: Worth the wait?

When many readers balked at the lengthy wait times hungry ramen-philes were willing to hang around for soup at Mensho Ramen, a re-examination of food priorities was in order.<p>San Francisco is one city that apparently doesn't mind waiting for its food, as long as that restaurant is able to guarantee …

San Francisco

New CityHub Brand Attempts to Fill Void Between Hostels and Hotels

CityHub is a new hospitality brand that launched in Amsterdam on October 30 with a creative design model aimed at urban travelers seeking clean, …

10 U.S. Places To Travel Before They Get Famous

Beat the tourists.<p>Nashville, Charleston, Portland (the Oregon one)... you've heard all about "America's up-and-coming destination cities," and chances are you've even been to a few. But as these pockets of culture blossom into full-blown vacation destinations, travelers are left yearning for …

National Parks

The Golden Age of Havana Is Now

In February, I was rolling in an old, squeaking taxi through Havana, headed back to my rented digs atop a house in the tiny Chinatown. I got the room in a way many travelers to Cuba will recognize: a friend passed me a phone number, which was never answered.<p>Eventually, days after arriving in Havana …

10 travel apps that will make you feel like a local

From sleeping in a local's apartment to getting them to cook you a meal there, these 10 apps will turn you into an insider anywhere you go.

Apps

How To Get Free Wi-Fi On Any American Airlines Flight

Maybe you haven't mastered the art of sneaking weed onto an airplane, in which case Wi-Fi is the one saving grace for those grueling trips across the …

The Most Popular Countries for Sex Tourism

Many countries have become synonymous with sex tourism, whether legal or illegal, and are travel destinations purely for that industry. Each of the following countries have gorgeous and culturally-interesting cities that lure more PG-minded tourists, but they also all have very visible and …

What to stream this month on HBO, Hulu, Amazon, and Netflix

Streaming options are a bit like the cereal aisle in the grocery store: the more choices there are, the harder it is to choose. Thankfully, we're …

11 Insanely Beautiful Small Towns From Around the World

Sure, we love big, bustling cities. But there's something to be said for small towns where life moves slower, traditions are everywhere and the people stop to say hello. From North Africa to New Zealand, these are some of the most charming little places in the whole entire world.<p><b>Sidi Bou Said,</b> …

New Zealand

The Best Destinations for Solo Travelers

Our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.<p>As great as traveling with companions can be, sometimes it's even better to get out there and discover yourself. If you're plotting your next adventure stag, here are our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.

Torrent App Popcorn Time Comes To iOS, No Jailbreak Required

Popcorn Time, the service sometimes referred to as the “Netflix for pirates” because of the way it makes it easy to stream pirated content to your PC or mobile device, is now getting a lot easier for iOS owners to use. According to new reports, the service is being made available by way of an iOS …

Andreessen Horowitz-Backed Leap Buses Are Hitting San Francisco’s Streets This Week

It’s been a year in the making.<p>Transit startup Leap is finally launching in San Francisco with completely overhauled buses and a route from the Marina to the downtown area.<p>The startup, which is trying to rethink mass transit, is competing with a host of other shared transit companies from Y …

Transportation

HaikuJam Is Not A Poem App

Don’t be misled: HaikuJam is not a poem app. Sure this U.K. startup began, back in 2013, as an app for writing haiku collaboratively. For digitally penning one line apiece, between random strangers. But format has shifted function, driven by business intention and startup acceleration. This app no …

Photo Sharing

10 Biggest Sales Mistakes and How to Avoid Them Like the Plague - Small Business Trends

Owning a small business means you’re in the business of selling, whether that’s your product or your services.<p>Luckily, sales skills can be learned …

Articles about we love these walls glass on Dwell.com - Dwell

From the traditional with a twist to completely conceptual, these timely wall clocks will tell the hour, impress the guests, and...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson …

San Francisco

SanDisk launches Made-for-iPhone ‘iXpand’ USB flash drive w/ integrated Lightning connector

SanDisk is today launching a new Made-for-iPhone/iPad product called iXpand that integrates a Lightning connector into a traditional USB Flash Drive device. Like similar products that have recently started hitting the market, the iXpand makes it easier to transfer content between iOS devices and …

The 14 Most American Things You Can Do in America

By: Matt Meltzer<p><i>Credit: Flickr User Leonardo Stabile</i><p>Because being a True American involves more than drinking canned beer while standing on your furniture, we've compiled a list of other ways to celebrate the birth of this great nation. From shooting guns and visiting Walmart, to eating donut …