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5 Ways Buddhists Deal With Anger

Everybody gets angry. Whether it’s mild irritation or flaming rage, we experience it every day and there are few of us for whom this is not, at some …

The author of 'How to Travel the World on $50 a Day' reveals 5 budget travel mistakes you're making

Matt Kepnes quit his cubicle job after meeting backpackers in Thailand that showed him that you don't need to be rich to travel. Ten years and 80 countries later, Kepnes, better known as Nomadic Matt from his popular travel blog, has mastered the art of traveling on a budget.<p>He now helps others do …

Budget Travel

Lao-Tzu’s 10 Ways to Find Happiness And Peace of Mind

Lao-Tzu also known as Laozi was an ancient Chinese philosopher, and the author of the book Tao Te Ching, which is the base of the religion Taoism. …

Spirituality

An Island Paradise in Japan That Rivals the Caribbean

Off the coast of Okinawa, these picturesque white-sand beaches, empty save for a few locals, are the perfect escape.

Japan

Ice craking

Tourists are getting nude for sexy snaps

Cheeky tourists have been submitting artistic nude shots of themselves on holiday to Naked In Nature.<p>These travellers certainly aren’t shy, stripping …

Travelers

I earn over $5,000 a month traveling the world — here's how travel blogs really make money

When people ask me what I do for a living and I reply, "I'm a travel blogger," I can pretty much see the confusion in their faces.<p>They're thinking, <i>How can a blog make money? Isn't that just a hobby? Who pays you? How much can you really make?</i><p>Based on my own experience — and those of many other …

Travel

Artist snaps hilarious portraits of people after 1, 2 and 3 glasses of wine

Plenty of us let loose a little after a few glasses of wine, and this photographer is proving it.<p>For his new series, Wine Project, Brazilian artist …

How to become a digital nomad and make money while travelling the world

Life is a beach when you're a digital nomad.<p>When Eva-Maria and Sam Bakker got married in July 2014, they set off overseas on a three-week …

Digital Nomads

The road to the end

The Indian Pacific from Sydney to Perth: a trip to Australia through the middle of nowhere

Food and wine masterclasses, sky going on forever and the feeling of space you only get in the outback … this is a train journey you will never forget<p>You don’t take the 4,352 kilometre Indian Pacific Railway journey to get from Sydney to Perth (or vice versa). It’s a train you take to discover …

Tech Dive: In-Depth with the New Porsche 718 Boxster's Turbocharged Flat-Fours – Feature

If Porsche’s turbocharged 911 Carrera and 911 Carrera S offend your natural-aspiration sensibilities, we have bad news: The brand’s mid-engine sports cars, the 718 Boxster and the upcoming 718 Cayman, are going turbo, too. Now for the good news. As we found to be the case in the turbocharged 911 …

International Travel Tips: 7 Things to Know Before Visiting Australia

Australia has always been a mecca for all travelers - business, and leisure. Its natural beauty includes lush rainforests in the north, the remarkable Outback, and the Great Barrier Reef. I interviewed Australian Travel Specialist Alicia Saba of Departure Lounge for her advice before planning your …

Ten Beaches to Visit Now

Travel<p>Some of the hottest destinations to visit right now come with a bonus: a beach nearby that’s every bit a must-see in its own right. Here you’ll find ten of the best.

How to make your money last longer when you're traveling

If you want to travel the world, you need money. That's a fact. Of course, as I try to point out often on this site, the amount of money you do need isn't nearly as large as most people imagine (How Much Money Do You Need to Start a Life of Travel), but you still need a little cashola in order to …

Personal Finance

Stale Bread with Ham and Rum: Tourism in the Time of Cuba

“Cuba is for traveling, not for living,” said one man I encountered. “We get a ration of five eggs per month, one piece of bread per day, and one chicken leg every 45 days.”<p>"Maaaaaammmey!" The song of the mamey seller was the soundtrack to my first moments in Cuba. The burnt orange flesh of the …

11 Cars with the Best-Sounding Four-Cylinder Engines

The sweetest sound.<p>Sounding great isn't just for cars with V8s and V12s. Even a car with a four-cylinder engine can sound amazing. Here's 10 of the best.

The world's highest, longest glass bridge – and more travel news from around the world

From China’s latest engineering feat to a surfing pug and Welsh sushi, here’s our pick of the week’s best stories and images<p><b>China can’t seem to get enough of building terrifying glass bridges</b>. Last September an epic 180m clear-bottomed bridge was opened in Shiniuzhai national geological park. This …

Engineering

How To Pack For An RTW Trip (And The 11 Things I'll Never Leave Behind Again)

Photo credit: Anthony Spino<p>I am not a packing expert. I don't own zip-off convertible pants or Tevas or carry my own towel when I travel.<p>I backpacked through Europe in college and will never again hoist a heavy pack onto my delicate trunk. Which is why, HOW THE HELL DID YOU PACK?? is the question …

TV shows

Buying a Used Car? Use This Checklist!

Sometimes there can be a negative connotation around buying a used car -- people may imagine a rust bucket that smokes and coughs while rolling down the street. But recent research shows the used car market is booming -- more than 9.4 million sold in Q3 of 2015 alone -- and the age of the average …

2016 best travel photos | CNN Travel

The Annoyances Of Driving Old Cars Fast

Enter the ozone.<p>About a year ago, the CEO of Porsche Cars North America said that "Our entry model is our pre-owned program." That's no longer just true of Porsche. The median age of a registered car on American roads is now 11.5 years old, and that number has been climbing at a record pace. As a …

Chevrolet Corvette

Yes, You Can Travel To Cuba. And That's Not All That's Changed In The Last Year.

Air travel and sending mail are just two things that have gotten easier since Obama and Castro agreed to resume diplomatic relations.<p>One year ago, President Barack Obama and Cuban head of state Raúl Castro jointly announced a historic deal to re-establish diplomatic relations between their nations …

Photos: Thick fog envelopes London to create eerie urban scenes

Fall weather is taking a toll on travel across Europe. On Monday morning (Nov. 2), European fliers sat through more than 120,000 minutes of flight delays, according to European air safety agency Eurocontrol. Most were due to adverse weather conditions.<p>London was hard hit, with more than 122 weekend …

Smart Cities

This Is What It Looks Like When A 'Star Wars' Nerd Marries A 'Star Trek' Geek

Geek has never looked so chic.<p>Couple Linda Choi and Ace Cheng wanted to let their nerd flags fly at their June wedding.<p>"We got excited about sci-fi elements being a part of the wedding, but not in a cheesy way," Linda told The Huffington Post.<p>At the pair's June 6 wedding at Sunstone Winery in Santa …

Weddings

Top 5 Things to Do in Cuba While You Still Can

I'm headed back to Cuba in November and I can't wait. It's a beautiful island and an exciting time to be there because everything is shifting so quickly. Havana is getting ready for its 500th birthday in 2019, and construction crews are hard at work renovating and remodeling. There was already a …

Cuba

The 5 Most Beautiful Australian Islands

<i>by Cynthia Drescher, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Thanks to the drop in the Australian dollar and the beginning of summer in the southern hemisphere, now is the time to plan travel to the exotic islands around Australia. Here are a few of our favorites.<p><b>1. Heron Island, Queensland</b><p>Palm trees and sand beach …

26 Pictures Only Fans Of “Star Wars” Will Think Are Funny

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Five Racing Schools That Will Make You a Better Driver

You need to learn the basics to understand driving.<p>Everyone can benefit from track instruction, and there are many excellent choices and talented instructors. But a few schools outshine the rest. Here are five programs that will make you a better driver.<p>Bondurant School of High Performance …

Shape Your Thoughts to Shape the Life You Want

<i>by Susi Amendola</i><p>Sitting quietly, I hear the sound of chimes that mark the end my meditation session. As I open my eyes, I say a phrase to myself without uttering a sound. "May joy fill my heart and may peace fill my life." I say it several times as if it were a mantra or a prayer. I let the feeling …

Meditation