Susan Newman

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18 Ultimate Things to Do in Morocco

How to see the best of this North African gem.<p>From the rugged Atlas Mountains to the laidback surfing beaches, Morocco is a country full of …

Eid al-Fitr

Awesome Adventure Lodges That Won't Break the Bank

We found five impressive spots you can actually afford.<p>Camping might make you feel one with nature, but it far from guarantees a good night’s rest. At the same time, shelling out for quality accommodations in America’s most spectacular outdoor destinations can be a hard-to-justify luxury.<p>We scoured …

Travel Photography

Rick Steves: 10 great places to challenge American assumptions

For decades, television host and writer Rick Steves has shown viewers how to visit Europe. But the new edition of his book <i>Travel as a Political Act</i> (Rick Steves, $19.99) has a loftier goal: changing the way they see the world. “If you travel thoughtfully, you find people who find different truths …

European Travel

Qatar, a Trip of a Lifetime

So, your clients are all set to head to Qatar with TravelBound. They are planning to head to the well-known spots like the Museum of Islamic Art, the …

Travel

17 Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Andalusia

There’s no place like Andalusia – the mesmerizing, sun-kissed Spanish region, where glorious palaces whisper of wealthy Moorish kings, and […]The …

European Travel

Scientists discover ancient Mayan city hidden under Guatemalan jungle

Aerial laser mapping detects thousands of hidden structures in Peten region, suggesting its population was millions more than previously thought<p>Researchers using a high-tech aerial mapping technique have found tens of thousands of previously undetected Mayan houses, buildings, defence works and …

Archaeology

It's still shockingly cheap to protect against big stock market losses — here's how to do it

The stock market's two-day selloff was scary, but apparently not worrisome enough to force traders to pay up for hedges.<p>So says data compiled by Goldman Sachs, which shows that while the Cboe Volatility Index— or VIX — spiked to a five-month high amid growing worry, it's still on the low extreme …

Markets

This Is the Itinerary You Need If You're Traveling to Greece

Located in Southeastern Europe and neighbored by islands dotted across the Aegean and Ionian seas, Greece is known for its pristine beaches, ancient …

European Travel

The Best 9 Hikes In America

America is home to some of the most beautiful natural scenery in the world and while we definitely plan to indulge in the hot dogs, fireworks, and …

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Horse-riding, Turkey<p>The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking landscape of deep …

9 trails that every Bay Area hiker needs to check off the to-do list

While many head to San Francisco to visit its top-notch restaurants and cocktail lounges, others who live in the city are eager to get out of town on weekends to enjoy nature.<p>The beauty of living in this area is that you don't have to travel to all the way to the mountains of Tahoe or Yosemite to …

Top 25 Adventure Travel Blogs

This list is an attempt to highlight some of the best blogs about outdoor photography that can be found on the web. The ranking was compiled tracking …

The Best Ways to Get From Santorini to Mykonos

Santorini and Mykonos, the most popular Greek Islands in the Cyclades, are less than 100 miles apart. The idea of island hopping between them seems …

European Travel

Top Attractions in Athens Greece

There's no end of monuments and attractions in Athens, Greece but these are the best of the best that you won't want to miss in your travel to …

Europe

The Photography Alphabet, In 5 Parts

Explore numerous photo concepts from A to Z with these guides that are designed to expand your knowledge and advance your technique.<p>Part 1—A To E<p>This …

CAPPADOCIA ON A BUDGET 2018: Travel Guide & Itinerary

As with many other first times in life, I was mostly excited and a little bit scared. Before the big moment, I imagined that a gazillion silly …

How to get Apple's $29 iPhone battery replacement

What you need to know, and what you need to do.<p>Most phone owners come to realize that an old battery is a weak battery, one that gradually loses capacity. But it turns out that an old battery can also be a performance-killing battery, as evidenced by Apple's recent revelation: Owing to an …

Here's Barack Obama's Favorite Books and Music of 2017

Former President Barack Obama used the newfound “extra time on [his] hands” to do plenty of reading in 2017, according to his annual year-end roundup …

Top 10 UK winter walks – chosen by travel and nature writers

The British countryside is especially dramatic in winter, and ideal for a walk to blow away the Christmas cobwebs. Ten writers choose their favourites – and pubs to thaw your feet in<p>Okehampton to Belstone, Devon<p><b>Length</b> 10½ miles<b><br>Time</b> 5 hours<b><br>Start/finish</b> Okehampton Camp/Belstone<b><br>Google Maps</b> …

The best bird-watching in the world? Try Ecuador

Jocotoco Foundation has established preserves for some of the rarest and most beautiful birds in the world. Ecuador has 1,600 bird species, compared …

Birds

Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park: The Complete Guide

At Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park in northern California, the best thing you can do is stay in your car. That's because the hour-long, six-mile …

National Parks

25 Cozy Lounge Pieces You'll Want to Live in After Holiday Parties

After spending night after holiday night dressed to the nines at party after party: cozy sweats, warm layers, and anything else that facilitates the post-celebration Netflix binge. They might not get the same Instagram love as that glittery dress or velvet blazer, but they're definitely satisfying. …

20 Reasons You'll Want to Visit Marrakesh in 2018

For most travelers, Marrakesh conjures images of riding horseback through the Ourika Valley, passing emerald hills and lonely villages high in the …

How to Prewire a Meeting - HOF 2017

For the holidays, we're re-releasing one of our Hall of Fame casts ... the Pre-wire. This cast describes a way to prepare for meetings or …

Hall of Fame

The best travel discoveries of 2017 – chosen by Guardian writers

This year the Guardian Travel team enjoyed a Hooghly in India, meditated in Bali and hitched a wagon in the Wye valley – among other unforgettable experiences<p><b>Belmonte Calabro, Calabria, Italy</b><p>In the summer, we drove from Naples through Campania and Calabria, then took the ferry to Sicily. Along the …

8 ways to speed up your old, tired iPhone

Apple is slowing down older iPhones to conserve battery life. Use these tips to boost your phone's performance.<p>It's not just your imagination -- your old iPhone is, in fact, getting slower. Apple admitted today that it's slowing down older iPhones in order to preserve deteriorating battery …

The Best Apps for Photographers

Man, is it fun to be a photographer right now.<p>I don't mean to say that photography wasn't fun before, but if you ask me, we're in a golden age of …

NPR's Favorite Movies Of 2017

The three of us — NPR movie critic Bob Mondello, <i>Pop Culture Happy Hour</i> host Linda Holmes and me, a writer for the NPR Arts Desk and <i>Pop Culture Happy Hour</i> panelist — didn't share our lists of favorite 2017 movies with one other beforehand, so it's interesting to see us all agreeing on so many great …

Here Are the Best Beauty Products of 2017

It seems like just yesterday we were waxing poetic about the 2016 release of Dyson’s first hairdryer, and then poof! We landed in 2017. This year …

Makeup

Why the Berkeley Food Tour Is My Favorite Holiday Tradition

When it comes to food and the holidays, most people eagerly anticipate the chance to have some home-cooked meals. Maybe it’s all tied to your grandmother’s famous lamb roast, which she only makes once a year. Or maybe, it’s simply the opportunity to have someone else cook for you.<p>Regardless, not …

Seasonal Food