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The 'do-it-all' tour of Italy — in 12 days

Can't decide whether to tour the eternal city of Rome, explore the canals of Venice or view grand art and artifacts in Florence? A 12-day guided tour by the Roman Guy will help you do it all.<p>The La Dolce Vita itinerary, which takes participants from rolling hills to sandy beaches to legendary …

4 Simple Ways To Earn Miles And Get Free Money For Travel

Low-cost flights, heavily discounted hotel rooms, extra spending cash; ask just about anyone if they’d like to travel on the cheap this summer and you’d be hard-pressed to hear a “no.”<p>Yet about four in five U.S. adults are saying just that – and missing out on billions of dollars in travel rewards …

Personal Finance

A stunning tiny house hotel in Oregon provides a low-risk way to try micro-living for less than $150 a night

If you've ever wondered what it's like to live in a tiny house, a new resort nestled in the Oregon forest might provide exactly the weekend getaway you're looking for. Welcome to the Tiny House Village.<p>The resort contains five, roughly 200-square-feet homes — each with a distinct personality — …

8 refreshing insights about money and happiness from people who 'live tiny'

"Living tiny" — whether in a van, houseboat, or 98-square-foot home on wheels— can save a lot on housing.<p>But a compact, minimalist lifestyle offers more than just substantial savings.<p>Here are a handful of refreshing insights about money, happiness, and life from van dwellers, tiny-home owners, and …

13 essential Nova Launcher tweaks you need to know

Nova Launcher is one of the best launchers on the market, with users praising its reliability, customizability, and its ease of use. And once you've …

23 photographs that prove America is already great

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Los Angeles

<i>You probably think of the same question every weekend: where should I eat? Well, every week Eater LA will compile a handy dandy set of recommendations right here to answer that very question. Here now, five places to try this weekend in Los Angeles. (And if you need some ideas on where to drink,</i> …

Beautiful And Remote San Miguel Island Will Reopen To The Public

San Miguel Island, closed by the Navy in 2014, will be reopened to the public on May 17. The remote island—visited by fewer than 200 people per year …

The 20 Best Small Towns In America To Visit In 2016, According To The Smithsonian

This year's list by The Smithsonian is bound to give you intense wanderlust — unless you're lucky enough to live in these charming destinations year round.<p>The Smithsonian just released its annual list of the best small towns in America, and this year's roundup is bound to give you intense …

10 Weird L.A. Places Everyone Should Visit Once (VIDEO)

<b>1. The Proud Bird</b><p>The Proud Bird isn't a hip take on retro flights. The LAX-adjacent restaurant dates back to 1967 and its focus is on the aviation …

This is your guide to all 21 different versions of the Porsche 911

There are few cars in the world more iconic than the Porsche 911. Over the years, the rear-engined sports car has gotten bigger, faster, and more technologically advanced. But its spirited driving dynamics and on-track capabilities have continued to make it a favorite among enthusiasts …

A European City So Beautiful, China Made A Replica of It

Hiding deep in the Dachstein mountains, not too far from Salzburg, is a small town that has the charm of something out of a fairytale.<p>Picture a one-church town, surrounded by towering mountains, sitting beside a glasslike lake; the only thing you hear are trickles of ice-cold water running from a …

The first 14 apps you should download on your new Android phone

1/<p>Yahoo Weather is a gorgeous weather app.<p>Google Play Store<p>Yahoo Weather is one of the best weather apps for Android.<p>It shows you the weather …

This guy used a frequent-flyer trick to take a $10,000 first-class flight for just $130 — here's what it was like

This time, Huang cashed in 67,500 American Airlines miles for a one-way ticket from Chicago to Hong Kong. The first-class ticket on Hong Kong's iconic airline, Cathay Pacific, normally goes for $10,000, but Huang paid just $130 — including a $75 late booking fee. And he took plenty of pictures.<p>The …

Review: Cathay Pacific 777 First Class, New York-Hong Kong

<i>Earlier this month, TPG Editor-in-Chief Zach Honig took his family on a trip to Asia, including stops in Hong Kong, Bali and Tokyo. Here’s a review</i> …

Best monitor 2018: Top gaming monitors and buying guide

Your monitor is one of the most important parts of your PC, so finding the best monitor to suit your needs and budget is vital. Take a look at the …

The one thing every CEO lies about

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

In A Bid To Keep Drivers Loyal, Lyft Debuts Hertz Short-Term Rentals, Gas Deals

Lyft wants to keep its drivers happy – and, if possible, keep them from working for anyone else.<p>The ride-hailing company announced a host of driver-focused products Thursday at its San Francisco headquarters, in a room packed with hundreds of drivers who whooped and clapped at every turn. Among …

Microsoft Forces Windows 10 Onto Windows 7 And Windows 8

The saga continues.<p>Following news that Windows 10 automatically downloads onto Windows 7 and Windows 8 for users who choose to upgrade, Microsoft has now confirmed it has taken things one serious step further: Windows 10 will now download on computers even when users chose NOT to upgrade.<p>This …

Windows 10

How easy is it to become a 401(k) millionaire? Here’s the truth

Fidelity Investments wants you to believe that saving $1 million in your 401(k) is easier than it looks. It ain’t.<p>Last week, Fidelity, one of the …

A look at the evolution of modern video game controllers

If anything's kept pace with how video games have changed over the years, it's how we interact with them. Our biggest touchpoint with virtual worlds is the gamepad and -- akin to how games themselves have evolved from simple 2D affairs into 100-hour-long labyrinths in three dimensions -- …

Gaming

Five Tour de France Documentaries to Watch Right Now

Perfect viewing for those days when you just can’t get enough bike racing<p>It’s summertime and the riding outside ain’t exactly easy. Fortunately, there’s a lot to keep you entertained on those days when you can't beat the heat and thunderstorms have driven you and your bike indoors. When you’re at a …

How to Tour the Ferrari Factory, and Other Car-Lover Destinations

Whether you know the difference between a Bimmer and a Beamer, or just want to gawk at Ferrari F1s and classic Corvettes, there are museums around the world that every car lover should add to their must-visit list.

Korean Barbecue 101: How to Order Grilled Meats and Booze Like a Pro

Crack the code to the most rocking meal in town.<p>Right now there is simply no better way to dine out as a group than to gather a slew of friends for Korean barbecue. And there have never been better places to do so, from Koreatown classics to modern restaurants upending tradition. Young chefs all …

Dell unveils a range of affordable PCs ahead of Windows 10

While Dell managed to surprise us with its rather handsome XPS 15 -- the sibling of the thin-bezel XPS 13 laptop -- at Computex, it's also bringing us a range of both new and refreshed models ahead of the Windows 10 launch. Starting off with the headliner, we have the Inspiron 15 7000 series laptop …

Computer Hardware

Liege Waffles

The Liege waffle, native to Belgium and loved around the world, is a thick, crispy, sweet waffle with dough similar to brioche. They feature large chunks of pearl sugar and when baked in a waffle iron, the sugar caramelizes, creating a lovely crisp bite on the outside while maintaining a soft …

The Best Brunches In Los Angeles

<i>If you've been scared off of the brunch time ritual due to reading books like "Kitchen Confidential," fear not; while it used to be that brunch was</i> …

The taco that’s taking the US by storm

The Korean-Mexican mashup took off in Los Angeles thanks to Twitter and a fleet of food trucks. Is the dish a passing fad or here to stay?<p>I was in search of a food truck.<p>Not just any food truck, of course. I was in search of a Kogi BBQ truck, a southern California phenomenon thanks to the addictive …

No Gear? No Problem! How to Get Your Workout in With Nothing But a Wall

A quick workout with no bike? We’re in!<p>Ideally, you’d be able to fit in a bike ride whenever you want. Unfortunately, reality often gets in the way, and sometimes that just doesn’t work out. When you’re in a time pinch, this five-exercise circuit can get you moving. Do three sets, resting a minute …