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The 25 Most Photogenic (and Breathtaking) Spots in America

From the sky-blue alleyways of Morocco to the hot-air balloons over Cappadocia, our bucket list is <i>beyond</i> full. But you don’t need a passport to see …

National Parks

The 11 most stunning views in America

Quick: close your eyes and picture a beautiful view.<p>Where do you put yourself? Looking out over tall, gleaming urban spires? Mammoth snowcapped peaks? Vast gashes in the earth?<p>Fortunately, no matter what your vision might be, you can probably find a view to match it somewhere in the US Inspiring …

National Parks

Transform the Shape of Your Arms With These 16 Push-Up Variations

Along with lifting weights, push-ups are one of the best exercises you can do to sculpt and strengthen your upper body. These 16 variations range from easy to challenging, so choose the ones that suit your ability. You'll not only feel super sore after doing these, but you'll look and feel stronger …

Yoga

15 things you should never order at Starbucks if you want to lose weight

You walk into your local Starbucks shop and are automatically hit with a tantalizing whiff of roasted coffee beans and baked desserts. What's not to love?<p>What many café-frequenting folks don't know is that a plethora of menu items you wake up to may actually be responsible for the increasing number …

Whipped Cream

25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

From remote surf towns to fern-covered canyons and massive glaciers, here are some of the most incredible sights the U.S. and Canada have to …

National Parks

10 things you never need to refrigerate

Have you ever opened your refrigerator and realized that you couldn't find what you were looking for because it was overflowing with miscellaneous items? If so, you're in good company. The majority of households pack items into the fridge that simply don't need to be there. Here's a list of 10 …

Dessert

Make These Sweet and Spicy Chicken Bites for the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is upon us, and it's a mega sports season in general. Hockey and Basketball are also happening, but there's no denying that the Super …

Cooking

I Bring This Salsa to Every Party, Then Eat It Alone in a Corner

It's 157% better than the jarred stuff, and it's always a party sensation—when I share.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the homemade salsa recipe that BA.com senior editor Alex Beggs couldn’t live …

Cooking

Game Over For The Airbus A380

Airbus might close down A380 program if it fails to secure Emirates order.<p>Airbus A380 business case hinges on long-term scenarios.<p>Emirates looking …

10 of the most beautiful places we visited in 2017

"The only true voyage of discovery, the only fountain of Eternal Youth, would be not to visit strange lands but to possess other eyes, to behold the …

The Most Romantic Destination in Every State

1 of 51<p>Alabama — Cheaha State Park<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 51<p>Alaska — Mendenhall Ice Caves<p>3 of 51<p>Arizona — Emerald Cove<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 51<p>Arkansas — …

The YouTube channels for investors to watch now

Investors today have more information at their fingertips than ever before. Real-time stock apps, trader blogs, 24-7 streaming business news, …

Road Trip: Route 66

Get your kicks on Route 66 and experience the ultimate all-American road trip from Illinois to California.<p>They say driving Route 66, the iconic 2,400-mile road connecting Chicago with Santa Monica, sneaks us into a bygone America, an era of neon signs and mom-and-pop diners. This waits for us, just …

RVs

A Spot-On Gift Guide Of STEM Toys For Kids

Inspire your kid to think outside of the box this holiday season<p>“STEM learning” may be a widely discussed topic within education and children’s media, but the discussion doesn’t necessarily make it easier to determine which products help teach STEM concepts. Therefore, instead of attempting to …

20 One-Week Vacations to Take Between Jobs

One Week in Patagonia<p>The most direct way to get to Torres del Paine is by catching a connecting flight to El Calafate from Buenos Aires. You can fly …

Here's the US interstate highway system drawn as a subway map

<i>View the high-resolution infographic to see the most legible version.</i><p>Transit style maps are sort of a "rite of passage" for any upstart information designer.<p>People tend to be obsessed with them, and for good reason. What the maps lack in attention to fine details, they make up in their sheer ease …

Transportation

18 Reasons Blue Ridge Parkway is the Most Spectacular Place to Experience Autumn

There is no better place in the country to take in the fall foliage.<p>The Blue Ridge Parkway, part of the National Park System and located in North Carolina and Virginia, is more than just a 469 mile road—there's a ton to see and do along the way. Here's why there's no better way to take in …

National Parks

The 10 Best Fall Hiking Trails in the U.S.

There’s something simplistically beautiful about fall that makes us want to do just one thing: look. As we move into cooler weather, here are ten hikes across the country to take in autumn's colors before winter hides them in white.

Blueberry Yogurt Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly coat an 8½ -by-4½ -inch loaf pan with nonstick spray; line with parchment and spray …

10 Train Trips That Cost $100 (or Less!) You Need to Take Your Family On

See the beauty of America like never before.

Trains

Eleven Awesome Pools to Add to Your Summer Bucket List

Because a jaw-dropping pool is as good a reason as any to buy a flight somewhere new......right?<p>A standing body of water in which countless people can submerge their grimy bodies, pools are objectively a little gross. Just as it’s not easy to find a flattering swimsuit, it’s not easy to find an ace …

The best free thing to do in every US state

From sampling brewery beer in Delaware to testing your hula skills in Hawaii, you don't have to leave the U.S. — or break your budget — to have an amazing vacation adventure.<p>If your plans for the year involve seeing more of this beautiful country, check out these fun activities you can enjoy in …

Craft Brewing

22 stunning roads in the US you should drive before you die

If you're planning a road trip in the US, there are plenty of beautiful routes worth passing through.<p>It's hard to imagine we'll get to all of them in this lifetime. But if you want to try, consider this a guide to finding the best of the best out there.<p>Scroll down for a closer look:

Hiking

The Best Time to Visit the Grand Canyon

The UNESCO World Heritage site is one of the most-trafficked national parks—but there is a method to avoiding the masses.<p>The Grand Canyon is nearly 300 miles in circumference, but most visitors gather in a few spots. Go off the beaten path, though, and you’ll beat the crowds without sacrificing the …

11 Kitchen Accessory Shops You Should Be Shopping at (but Aren't

Once you shop your way through the <i>massive</i> list of sheer logical stuff you need for a functioning kitchen (blenders, pots, pans, coffee machines … the …

Sustainability

10 Best American Road Trips to Take this Summer

Looking for a road trip to take this summer, but don’t want to take the classic LA to SF route or the overdone cross-country extravaganza? We’ve …

34 Amazing Ways To Make Your Kitchen Even More Kickass

Ideas for making the room with all the food even better.

Bake the perfect blueberry muffin

We’ve all done it: Baked a blueberry muffin that emerged from the oven in a state of utter purple-itude, the berries a wet mass at the bottom of the …

Breakfast

12 Yogurt Curry Recipes for a Warm + Energizing Dinner

Curry is one of the healthiest meals you can eat, thanks to nutrient-rich ingredients like fresh vegetables, meats, coconut milk, and anti-inflammatory spices. And that’s not the only reason we <i>love</i> curries. Curries that include yogurt offer extra protein <i>and</i> a super-authentic flavor profile that’s …

Healthy Eating
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