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Sunny autumn beach breaks in southern Europe

Europe holidays,Late offers,Italy holidays,Spain holidays,Andalucia holidays,Greece holidays,Balearic Islands holidays,Malta holidays,Travel<p>Summer hasn’t yet departed in southern Europe – but the crowds and high prices are gone. For an autumn beach break under blue skies, our writers visit Spain, …

Europe

Beautiful Tattoos Celebrate Landmarks and Cityscapes from Around the World

<b>Cologne, Germany</b><br>Photo credit: @victorjwebstertattoo<p>Tattoos are a fantastic and beautiful way to commemorate a special place. This permanent body art makes it impossible to forget a meaningful locale, which is probably why so many people choose to get their favorite cities inked. It’s a gentle …

TODAY Summer Adventures: Incredible, thrilling American vacations - TODAY.com

Whether it's a 120 mile ride on one of the world's most intense roller coasters, or a dive into a billion-gallon underground lake, TODAY's Summer Adventures explored some of America's coolest and lesser-known destinations.<p>Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Intense thrill rides, …

Roller Coasters

10 photos that will make you wonder why you have not visited Myanmar yet

AS MYANMAR rises from a reclusive, totalitarian state, the nation is caught between oppression and repair, darkness and light. It markets itself …

Daily Travel Startup Watch: PoseCatch, Postcard & Tag and More

Every day we alert our readers of new startups in the travel industry being listed on AngelList, as an early information service for those who keep …

Travel Industry

The Eshima Ohashi Bridge In Japan Looks Absolutely Terrifying

We've seen truly terrifying bridges before, but nothing quite as scary-looking as the Eshima Ohashi Bridge in Japan.<p>The bridge, which connects the cities of Matsue and Sakaiminato, appears to go straight into the sky and suddenly drop off. Built high so that fishing boats can pass underneath, the …

5 travel experts reveal the best places they've ever visited

These are the people we count on to tell us what places are worth a trip and what places aren't, along with other essential travel tips.<p>We asked five of these experienced travelers what their favorite destinations are.<p>Here's what they said:<p>Anne Banas, executive editor of Smarter Travel: The Azores, …

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

Everyone has their dream bucket list of travel destinations, but what about dream hotels?<p>Since summer is right around the corner and we're dreaming about vacations in far off places, we've come up with the ultimate bucket list of hotels to stay in around the world.<p>From private overwater bungalow …

10 Underrated Travel Destinations in Europe.

By College Tourist - Author, Alex Mathews, Davidson College.<p>If you want to branch out from the major European destinations while abroad, check out this list to add some great cities to your travel bucket list.<p>Chances are, when you studied abroad in Europe, you made sure to visit cities like London, …

Earth from above: Incredible aerial pictures of the world’s great landmarks

BETWEEN THE INTRODUCTION OF technology, and today’s laws limiting or banning their use, there was a glorious period of about 18 months where it was …

Taj Mahal

Today is the birthday of the most badass woman traveler of all time

TODAY IS THE 152ND BIRTHDAY of Nellie Bly, one of the most badass travelers of all time. Bly is best known for traveling around the world in a mere …

The 5 best coffee shops in Reykjavik

Iceland is known for its incredible natural landscape, but many are not aware that it has a vibrant capital city. Reykjavik is home to some great options for food, shopping, and nightlife.<p>And since there are no international coffee chains like Starbucks on the island, there are also plenty of …

10 Caribbean Islands You Can Fly To For Less

City dwellers eager to leave behind the stresses and worries of their day-­to­-day lives can't do much better than a trip to the Caribbean, where all-­inclusive resorts, quaint colonial towns, beautiful beaches and constant sunshine delight over 10 million American visitors every year. Those fancy …

DIY Animated Loading Message Birthday Card

Now that it’s been 20 years since Windows 95 came out, make your longtime PC-loving friend a birthday card that illustrates their advanced age by referencing that ancient operating system with this diabolically clever DIY animated loading message birthday card tutorial by Instructables member …

23 Places You Should Visit In 2015

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2015.<p>From the Philippines to Peru, here are the best places to travel next year.

17 Stunning DIY Wall Art Projects You Will Love - Part 1

<b>When trying to find pieces of original and unique art for your home, not only can it be challenging to get your hands on something you love, it can</b> …

Crafting

Holiday Home Tour: Teal and Green Make for an Unexpected, Festive Color Combination

Despite the nontraditional color scheme, this Christmas home is as cheery and cozy as they come.<p>Despite the nontraditional color scheme, this Christmas home is as cheery and cozy as they come. This piece originally appeared on HouseBeautiful.com.

Decorations

Building A Trellis Tunnel And Raised Garden Bed Combination

<b>Building A Trellis Tunnel And Raised Garden Bed Combination</b>: You are going to love this trellis and raised garden box combo<p><b>This Vintage Dresser Gets</b> …

10 IKEA Favorites Made Better by a DIY Paint Job

The IKEA name has come to represent smart, affordable furniture for homeowners and apartment dwellers of all ages. But with that popularity comes …

IKEA Hack

Introduction: IKEA Hack<p>About: My name is Randy and I am a Community Manager in these here parts. In a previous life I had founded and run the …

Woodworking

The 30 Minute Infinity Scarf (Tutorial)

(Via Handimania) Chunky scarves are still in style and I don’t predict the trend dyeing out anytime soon. At least I hope that it doesn’t! Because …

Beyond the street stalls: where else to eat in Bangkok

Read just about any article about eating in Bangkok, and you’ll find gushing references to the glories of the city’s street food. While much of the food sold from mobile carts is tasty, it’s far from the only great eating to be had in the Thai capital. The Bangkok of today is home to a vast …

Ice Cream

Why We Travel: Anticipation and Arrival

Tickets booked, accommodations set, and plans taking shape...nothing beats the anticipation of travel. It's the feeling of knowing you're going somewhere new and exhilarating, but you cannot quite pinpoint what will unfold, who you'll meet, or where you'll eat. It's the awakening of the senses …

Butterfly Valley Is Not Only Turkey's Most Perfect Beach, But An Actual Butterfly Wonderland

In Turkey's Butterfly Valley, a lush gorge winds down to a stunning blue-water beach. And while we'd recommend visiting this verdant paradise based on its looks alone, the rocky oasis is <i>also</i> home to more than 80 species of butterflies, including the exotic Jersey Tiger, which is really just an …

Cooking 101: 25 Essential Sauce Recipes

There’s nothing like a good sauce to transform the most basic dish into something oh-so-bright. And as much as we love a modern hot or pasta sauce, who doesn’t enjoy the classics from time to time? These 25 recipes focus in on an untouchable class of French culinary tradition: the mother sauces. …

Weekend Project | 10 Beautiful Lighting DIYs

7 Comments<p>TGIF we say! This weekend's cool and damp weather is rather perfect for an indoor weekend project. Darker nights also are asking for more …

A house made with only Pallets. And the plans for it cost $75

Amazing, but true. And you can actually order one now!<p>This fantastic pallet home, built by i-beam designs, and it’s plans costs only $75. But what is …

10 New Ways to Rock a Fishtail Braid

The fishtail braid is quite possibly our new favorite thing. Effortless and just sassy enough to give even the most elaborate french braided ‘do a run for its money, the fishtail is the perfect go-to style for days when you need to combat humidity — or simply want to step out of your everyday hair …

Hairstyling

6 Color Combos You NEED to Try From NARS’s New Nail Polish Line

Of all the major makeup collections to catch our perfectly lined eyes this summer, the latest from NARS might be the one that’s got us most excited. The reason? So. Much. Color. The cosmetics brand is releasing a mega 43-shade collection of improved nail polishes that includes 19 brand-new colors …