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A Travel Guide to the 10 Happiest Countries in the World

11 things Germany does better than anywhere else | CNN Travel

Travel

Batman And Superman Are Totally BFFs

“Batman v. Superman,” which is regrettably not a landmark Supreme Court decision1 but rather the hot movie ticket of the weekend, is the first major …

DC Comics

11 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Cuba

One writer discovers a country of dizzying contradictions.<p>In the words of a local artist and friendly guide I met on a recent trip to Cuba, “The only way to understand Cuba is to be irrational.” The island nation is a place of paradoxes: one where you're at once in awe of Havana's history and …

The 32 best barbecue restaurants in America: From Austin to North Carolina, we take a foodie tour of the American South's top grills

The best way to see America is by car, and the best way to taste America is on a driving tour of the country’s most celebrated BBQ pits. On a three …

26 Spicy Recipes to Make You Cry in a Good Way

Is it hot in here, or is it just these 26 spicy recipes?<p>Pour yourself a big glass of milk. These spicy recipes are ready to party.

Cooking

The Most Delicious Warm Scones, Perfect for a Sunday Tea

Even if you didn’t book a ticket to London for Fashion Week, it’s not terribly difficult to pretend you are there. And it’s possible in just a few simple steps: Put the kettle on to boil, heat up a scone, and log on to Vogue Runway to see what Erdem and Burberry and their peers are proposing for …

9 Surprising Facts About Coffee Every Caffeine Addict Should Know

Turns out there is an optimal time to drink it.<p><b>1) Most energy drinks don't contain as much caffeine as a Starbucks coffee.</b><p>Don't believe anyone who tells you those expensive energy drinks have more bang than a cup of coffee. A 16-ounce Monster has about 150 milligrams of caffeine — half the amount …

This Is the Hottest Restaurant in the World Right Now

Just miles from the central business district of Sydney in a neighborhood called Barangaroo is a restaurant that has people clamoring to get in. One …

Animal islands: seven places where creatures rule

Wildlife watching is a tricky business. Days can be spent fruitlessly scanning the savannah for lions or holed up in a hide hoping to catch a glimpse of a rare bird. But for travellers with limited time (or patience), there are places where animals are not just easy to spot, they are impossible to …

Penguin photos: From Antartica to Africa, these flightless birds are at risk | CNN Travel

These Are the 20 Best Cities for Singles

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

Silicon Valley

Why I Spent a Month’s Rent on One Night at the World’s Best Spa Hotel

The Nam Hai recently won Mr and Mrs Smith’s Best Spa Hotel award for 2015. A penny-pinching traveler decides if the price tag is worth it.<p>I was first …

Ho Chi Minh City

Extremely Intimate Portraits of Polar Bears Swimming

Seattle-based photographer Paul Souders recently won the “Animals in Their Environment” category in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition for his incredible image of a polar bear submerged in water. We were pleased to discover that the wildlife photographer had plenty more …

Adorable Portraits of Different Dog Breeds at 6 Weeks Old

UK-based pet photographer J. Nichole Smith's book <i>Puppyhood: Life-size Portraits of Puppies at 6 Weeks Old</i> is the epitome of cuteness, featuring page after page of the most adorable puppy photos. Smith, who recently opened the pet boutique Little & Large in London, photographed 25 breeds of dogs …

The best airport bars in America

The delay doesn't seem so bad after all.Randy B./Yelp<p>There is an argument to be made that an entire airport waiting area is basically already a bar, albeit one with crappy vending-machine drinks and people idly paging through used Michael Connolly tomes while a TV turned to CNN is playing at an …

Modern Pin-Up Beauties Flaunt Dresses Made Out of Milk

London-based artist Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz blends modern interpretations of the classic pin-up girl with high-speed liquid photography. Founder of AurumLight Studio, Wieczorkiewicz produced this playful concept, entitled <i>Milky Pin-Ups</i>, in which gorgeous models flaunt chic liquid dresses made out of …

High Fashion

The Recipe for Patti LaBelle's Famous Sweet Potato Pie

It was Christmas come early at the <i>Vogue</i> offices—Patti LaBelle’s nearly sold-out Sweet Potato Pie arrived, and the excitement was palpable. Several editors gathered around the eight-inch pie, ripped open the box, and dug in. “That is pretty damn good for $3.48,” one exclaimed. “Like, …

Long Distance Couple Stays Connected through Split Portraits of Parallel Experiences

Korean couple Danbi Shin and Seok Li are two halves of the same whole—even if they're 6,863 miles apart. Since Danbi currently lives in New York and Seok Li is based in Seoul, the couple bridges the distance by collaborating on their <i>Half&Half</i> photo project. While they're on video calls, Danbi and …

Adorably Candid Photos Between Two Dogs Mirror the Dynamics of Human Relationships

Photographer Shaina Fishman captures the unique relationships that canines share in her project called <i>Between Two Dogs</i>. Adorable images showcase a variety of interactions among different pups, with these instances ranging from humorous to sweet to poignant. Some dogs are two peas in a pod and go …

Behati Prinsloo Gets Ready for the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

“My least favorite part is just having to work out every day!” Behati Prinsloo says, keeping things very real at her 2015 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show fitting. (Victoria’s Secret Angels—they’re just like us!) “It’s like, ‘Oh, I’m in lingerie, right!’” But anyone who follows the Angel on Instagram …

Girls, Girls, Girls

From Kendall Jenner and Joan Smalls in flowing silk to Maria Borges and Behati Prinsloo in fringe, every must-see runway look from the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.

Photos from the 2015 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

After a year spent abroad in London, the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show returned to the U.S. this year—to its “birthplace,” New York City. The models are the most famous on earth: Kendall! Gigi! Joan! Candice! The performers, the hottest on the planet: The Weeknd! Selena! The show, which taped …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

Motivation

Associated Press News

Countless Meticulously-Stippled Dots Form Fantastical Drawings

Los Angeles-based artist Kyle Leonard (aka K.A.L) creates meticulously-detailed drawings with the help of extremely fine-tipped pens. The realistic style is made up of countless tiny dots, which together create a smooth and expertly-blended appearance. “Pointillism is my method of madness,” Leonard …

The Ultimate Guide to Pre and Post-Workout Carbohydrates

Photo: Pond5<p>Can’t imagine a world without carbs? Whether it’s the Ketogenic, Dukan or LCHF diet, sometimes it seems like everyone is jumping on the …

Nutrition

Total-Body Circuit Strength Training: A Conditioning Wake-Up Call

<b>Being physically fit can mean a number of things:</b><p>Having the ability to run a marathon.<br>• Squatting or deadlifting for a set of ultra-high …

5 Kettlebell Workouts for a Ripped Summer Physique

<b>Duration</b> 30 min<p><b>Exercises</b> 21<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>If you want to add slabs of muscle and get lean as fast as you can for summertime, use kettlebells. Those …