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Japanese People Try American-Style Sushi & Their Reactions Are Priceless

Japan has introduced countless game-changing innovations to the world -- from the Walkman and bullet trains, to emoji and karaoke. However, its …

Japan

23 Sites to Help You Find the Best Deals on Flights, Hotels, and More

These sites will give you the freedom to spend money on fun excursions, delicious meals out, and shopping — guilt free.<p>Let's face it: traveling can …

Hospitality

Download This Free Shutter Speed "Cheat Sheet" Chart from PhotoTraces.com

Shutter speed is one of the key elements in the so-called Exposure Triangle (Aperture, ISO, Shutter Speed) that every photographer should be familiar …

Shutter Speed

Don't Tell Anyone, But We Just Had Two Years Of Record-Breaking Global Cooling

<b>Inconvenient Science:</b> NASA data show that global temperatures <i>dropped</i> sharply over the past two years. Not that you'd know it, since that wasn't …

Climate

How to Blur out the Backgrounds in Photoshop

Gear matters under specific circumstances in photography, and without any doubt, you might need specific lenses for certain effects. But, if you …

Tutorials

These Are the Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography, According to Serge Ramelli

Serge Ramelli is a professional photographer and educator we turn to again and again for great photography tips and advice. In the below video he …

Landscape Photography

How to Avoid a $500 Fine at Customs and Border Protection

Whether you’re filling out a familiar blue customs declaration form or tapping the screen of an Automated Passport Control or Global Entry kiosk, …

Loyalty

11 things you should know before traveling to Bangkok

1/<p>Avoid booking your stay through a third-party website.<p>I have a group of friends who used a third-party website to book their stay in Bangkok.<br>Upon …

Asia Travel

Everything You Should Know Before Renting Your First RV

If you’ve never rented an RV for a vacation, you might want to consider this unique method of travel. Renting an RV offers the fun and flexibility of …

Rental Housing

Drone photography tips for beginners

<b>Interested in drone photography for landscapes but don’t know where to begin? James Paterson gets you off the ground with his practical starter …

Drones

US Customs Fines Woman $500 For Apple Given to Her by Delta

Beware of Delta employees bearing gifts. That appears to be the lesson one Colorado woman learned after she was fined $500 by a Customs and Border …

8 vitamins and supplements that are a waste of money — and could even be dangerous

Vitamins and minerals are essential to health, but that doesn't mean megadoses will keep you out of the hospital or make you live longer. Some may be harmful. In most cases, it's preferable to get these nutrients from a balanced diet. High doses of certain vitamins and minerals may be appropriate …

Wellness

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

11 Common Mistakes to Avoid in Thailand

While fluent English speakers make up only 15 to 20 percent of Thailand’s population, many more locals know enough to give directions, make …

Why You Must Be a YAY-SAYER to Succeed in Entrepreneurship and Life

Dear friend,In a world with so many nay-sayers, negative people and pessimistic people, we should GO OPPOSITE and be the change we wish to see in the …

Motivation

These Insane Space-Saving Bags Are an Overpacker's Dream — and Only $17 on Amazon

I'm guilty. . . I'm one of those people who fills my suitcase to the brim and can barely close it. A few years ago, I was moving abroad and had to pack up my whole life into just a few suitcases. A friend recommended I try using The Chestnut Travel Space Saver Storage Bags ($17). Not only did they …

What Not to Wear on Your Trip to Thailand

Thailand is a very relaxed place, and given the image of bikini-clad vacationers frolicking on beaches and backpackers in shorts and sandals …

15 Reasons Ulta Is Your One-Stop Shop For the Best Travel Beauty Products

Since I prefer to travel with only carry-on luggage, it can make packing my cosmetics pretty stressful. I'm not a fan of going anywhere without my favorite shampoo or face toner. Luckily, Ulta has an incredible selection of travel-size products from all your favorite brands. On your next trip, …

Skin Care

Taking to the River in Thailand

The boat ride on the Mae Klong River in central Thailand was billed as a firefly cruise, but there was no sign of the blinking bugs a half-hour into our nighttime ride.<p>We were on a narrow, wooden craft in Samut Songkhram, a small province about an hour southwest of Bangkok with a dozen other …

Asia Travel

What Clothing to Pack for Southeast Asia

Choosing what clothing to pack for Southeast Asia is easy enough, but there are some special considerations. Weather is pretty well consistently warm …

Photographing waterfalls: How to select the right shutter speed for the mood you want to convey

In the video below, we join photographer Adam Gibbs as he explores a new area on the east coast of Vancouver Island and also revisits a waterfall he …

Shutter Speed

10 apps parents have been warned they should look out for on their children's phones

Police have urged parents to check their children’s phones in a warning about 10 apps that should be “off-limits”.<p>The list was created by an American …

6 of the Best Translation Apps To Use When Traveling

Not multilingual? You don’t actually need to be with these apps, all which will help you read, speak and understand a variety of different languages. …

How to Customize the Windows 10 Power User Menu

Don't like the commands in the Power User Menu? Here's how to modify them.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

How to change your DNS to see if Cloudflare can speed up your internet

A couple days ago, Cloudflare launched its own DNS service at 1.1.1.1, promising that consumers would enjoy greater privacy and potentially faster internet if they switched over from their ISP’s default. Now, those speed differences might not be significant or noticeable enough to the point of …

Information Security

Deal Alert: Flights to Southeast Asia From $475 Round-Trip

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Google Flights Browser Extension Makes Price Comparisons Easy

We here at <i>TPG</i> are huge fans of Google Flights. The ability to quickly search airline prices, schedules and routing options means that we’re daily …

Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of April 2018

Night Shade Books is proud to introduce the latest volume of <i>The Best Science Fiction of the Year</i>, a new yearly anthology compiled by Hugo and World …

30 Of The Most Instagrammable Places in Hong Kong (inc Map!)

I typically don’t advocate traveling for the perfect Instagram shot (and I don’t for one second think it should be the <i>only</i> reason you visit Hong …

You Should Be Using Video: The Basics of Adobe Premiere Pro

As we all know, in the photography world, things change and they change quickly. The thing that's been tremendously on the rise is the use of video. …