Victoria Kardonsky

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The 15 Best Islands in the World

The 15 Best Islands in the World<p>By on<p>These destinations, voted tops by T+L readers, will inspire some serious wanderlust.<p>© rmnunes/Getty Images<p><i>This</i> …

Cities

You Won't Believe These 25 Netflix Documentaries Are Real

Once you're done binge-watching <b>Queer Eye</b> season two (and bawling your eyes out), you might be in the mood for an addictive, fascinating look at other true events. With so many amazing documentaries on Netflix, covering everything from true crime to sushi chefs, there's no shortage of entertainment …

Entertainment

A New 360-Degree Train Ride Is the Best Way to See Old Machu Picchu

<i>While on assignment for Fathom, travel photographer</i> <i>Tanveer Badal</i> <i>discovered a new and thrilling way to arrive at the iconic Machu …

South America

The 10 best tours around the world, according to actual travelers

1/<p>10. Taking in the scenery of the Irish countryside is among TripAdvisor's top-rated activities.<p>TripAdvisor<p>On this tour, people traveling in Dublin …

Times Square

The Best Beaches and Coastlines in France

When planning a summer vacation to France, finding the perfect stretch of coastline or a nice secluded beach is an essential part of any successful …

France

Mexico City Travel Guide

Best Time To Go<p>June through September is the rainy season, but don't be put off by that label; rain tends to come in dramatic bursts in the evening, …

Mexico

Hike: The Yosemite few people see

Nature has endowed California’s Tuolumne County with such splendor, it almost doesn’t seem fair. That these riches are so easily accessed by hiking …

Hiking

The Best Nature Documentaries on Netflix Will Make You Worldlier

Unfortunately, in Los Angeles, there aren't a lot of green spaces that aren't luxury golf courses, so as odd as this might sound, I often turn to …

Nature

Books to get inside your head: Tim Parks picks the smartest books about the brain

Humankind has been reflecting on consciousness from the moment thought became possible. What is this business of experiencing colour, touch, taste, sound, smell? How does it happen, and where? Is the world as we experience it? There’s hardly a philosopher hasn’t made a contribution, or, more …

Consciousness

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Love Stories

5 Great, Affordable Alternatives To Italy's Most Popular Spots

Italy’s most popular destinations attract millions of visitors each year for good reason—they are places of almost indescribable beauty or home to epochal art (or both). Everyone wants to visit these charmed locales and in summer, it can seem as if everyone does. So where to go if you want to …

Italy

Forget gluten—this might be the actual cause of your health woes

Just when you think you’ve perfected an eating plan that’s good for your gut and won’t cause inflammation, along comes a new buzzword linked to …

Wellness

These Are the Idyllic Greek Islands American Tourists Don’t Know About

You probably think you know what the Greek islands look like, and to a certain extent you do. The rocky terraces and blinding-white houses with blue …

European Travel

This pilates instructor reveals how you can gets abs by changing the way you breathe

A pilates instructor has revealed a much easier and more efficient way to get a toned tummy.<p>Speaking to <i>Femail,</i> Karlie Andrews explained how simply changing the way you breathe can transform your stomach.<p>"I find I get so much more out of my ab workouts when I'm really focusing on, and nailing …

Workouts

The Cities With The Most Colorful Houses In The World

Looks matter and that’s not only true for people but for objects and buildings too. The way a house looks like on the outside is important and has a …

Cape Town

Paris Travel Guide

Best Time to Visit Paris<p>There is no “right” time—warmer months mean picnics and parks, but also crowds. During colder months skies are grey, but …

Travel

50 state road trip: Beautiful scenic drives around the US

America the beautiful will never be more apt a description than when describing the views from these scenic drives throughout each of the 50 states. From Alaska's wildlife and mountains to Florida's Keys, Connecticut's covered bridges to North Carolina's Blue Ridge Parkway, the scenery is only …

National Parks

24 Hours in Cusco, Peru

Travelers flock to Cusco, Peru in search of stunning architecture, delicious food, and enchanting culture. A favorite stop for tourists on their way …

South America

This Exercise Is the Key to Kelly Ripa's Shredded Abs — It Sounds CRAZY Hard

In case you missed it, Kelly Ripa has an absolutely bangin' bod. Her arms rival that of an ancient Greek sculpture, her legs make me want to do leg lifts in my sleep, and her abs could likely grate an entire wheel of parmesan cheese. Every time the 47-year-old mother of three puts her toned …

Exercise

15 Healthy Sandwich Recipes That'll Actually Fill You Up

Ditch the salads for a bit.<p>"Healthy foods" are great in theory, but they're not always the most satisfying options. This is partly due to the fact …

I'm a Yoga Instructor, and These Are the 8 Stretches I Always Do After a Run

I was a yoga instructor before I became a runner, so having flexible muscles was always a priority for me. It became even more essential in order to prevent injury and the incredible tightness running created. Without fail, after a run, you will see me doing these eight stretches to target my …

Yoga

A new supervolcano is brewing under Massachusetts, Vermont and New Hampshire

Something unexpected has been gradually making itself known to geologists in the United States. A huge mass of molten rock is creeping upwards beneath the nation’s north eastern states.<p>“The upwelling we detected is like a hot-air balloon, and we infer that something is rising up through the deeper …

Volcanoes

18 Luxury Castle Hotels Where You Can Live Like Royalty

If medieval castles, opulent interiors, and the thought of being surrounded by centuries upon centuries of history set your heart racing, consider …

European Travel

25 Most Beautiful Villages in Italy

Italy is home to some of the most spectacular, art-filled cities out there, but the country’s true charm lies in the countryside, where life revolves …

Italy

The Most Thrilling and Beautiful Vacations to Take If You Love the Outdoors

Heading somewhere to reconnect with nature is the best remedy when you're craving an escape from the daily grind. As much as we love exploring a new …

National Parks

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Think of ALL the restaurant pitstops.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what …

National Parks

The 5 hottest beach clubs in Bali

Ku De Ta kicked off a surge of destination beach clubs, melding sandy-toed suppers with dancing and DJs, while Potato Head brought a new wave of …

Bali

5 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Should Try This Week To Burn Stubborn Belly Fat

If you are what you eat, then we want to eat healthy (with a few pieces of dark chocolate on the side). Eating is what will help you lose weight – …

Nutrition

Italy's 10 most stunning landscapes

There’s no doubt about it… Italy is one breathtakingly beautiful country. From the rocky mountains of the Dolomites to the craggy hilltop medieval …

Italy

How To Rent Amazing, Historic Properties In Top Spots In Italy

Italy is a country with endless historic art and architectural treasures, where the past is always the present, and visitors can readily stay in landmark properties—whether a villa or palazzo dating from the Renaissance, or in hotels located in refurbished buildings that the aristocracy once called …

Italy