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7 Most Incredible Adventures You Need to Have in Iceland

Iceland is no stranger to striking landscapes, impossible views, and travel experiences that inevitably trump any dinner-table bragging session. Why, …

Revealed: the cheapest ski resort for families (but you've probably never heard of it)

The Eastern European resort of Kranjska Gora in Slovenia has been named the best-value family ski resort in a new survey, beating 15 others across Europe to claim the top spot.<p>The relatively unknown resort is the first to overtake Bansko, Bulgaria, as number one after 10 years of the Post Office …

Top 10 winter city breaks in Europe

Winter is the time for exploring snowy European cities that are full of cosy cafes – such as Zagreb, Ljubljana and Tromsø – especially when they’re served by budget airlines with low-season fares<p>Take one small city with a heart of medieval mitteleuropean quaintness at the foot of magnificent, snowy …

4 Soccer Workouts You Can Do in the Gym to Improve Your Speed, Strength, and Power

Soccer players need all-around fitness to be successful on the field—and all of that starts in the gym.<p>Any good soccer workout focuses on core and …

Book Review: Peter Diamandis’s ‘Bold’ a reminder of how entrepreneurs will control the world’s fate

By Vivek Wadhwa — Singularity Hub<p>Just as an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs that ruled the Earth and made way for small furry mammals, a new wave of …

The World's Three Largest Ski Resorts Offer A Great Ski Vacation

I’ve skied in Europe several times over the past 25 years, in France, Switzerland and Austria, and had a lot of fun, but I never had a truly exceptional experience until last week in the French Alps. Now when friends ask me, as they often do, if they should bother foregoing the incredible skiing in …

The Ultimate Ski Resort Guide to Plan Your Perfect Trip

Colorado’s ski season is off to a tremendous start, Utah is catching up and Tahoe is finally shaking off the snow shortage of the past two seasons and returning to its normal deep, white conditions. Early pre-Christmas snow across New England helped kick off the winter in style in Vermont and New …

The Ultimate Ski Resort Guide to Plan Your Perfect Trip

Travels with Larry Olmsted<p>everett / January 12, 2015 / 0 / 437<p>By Larry Olmsted<p>Colorado’s ski season is off to a tremendous start, Utah is catching up …

Germany tops FIFA rankings, Uruguay 10th

World champions Germany comfortably top the year-opening FIFA national team rankings released Thursday despite a slight slump since their rampant World Cup showing.<p>The top three remain unchanged since September with Lionel Messi's beaten World Cup finalists Argentina second and Colombia in …

The Premium Economy Seats Worth Paying For on International Flights

Upgrading from coach to "premium economy" isn't always worth the expense, as we've seen for domestic airlines. But what if you're traveling long …

This Start-to-Finish Tutorial Helps You Build Your First iPhone App

When you're learning to code, it's best to start with small projects. This tutorial, for example, will get you started with a simple to-do list app, …

Skiing The French Alps: Your Guide To An Unforgettable Winter Vacation

Yesterday in Part 1, I explained the myriad appeals of skiing in the French Alps, home to the three largest ski areas in the world (in terms of interconnected lifts and trails you can ski on one ticket without driving or transferring between resorts). As a bonus, lift tickets for these amazing …

Top 10 Food Staples You Can Make Better and Cheaper at Home

Many simple foods are not only easy to make at home, they'll likely be cheaper, healthier, and much tastier than the store-bought varieties. From …

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