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Displaced But Determined: How One Syrian Software Developer Restarted His Career

Five years ago, Adham Rchwani left Syria to rebuild his life in Germany. In his own words, this is what it’s taught him.<p>I know what it feels like to be the subject of a global debate, and so do 11 million people like me. As the world continues to wrestle with the challenges of accepting and …

Computer Science

Where the Locals Shop in Tokyo

Follow Tokyoites to their favorite stomping grounds and get to know Tokyo like a local.


Beyond Bibimbap: Your Guide to Korean Food

Photos by Andrew Rowat<p>A primer to classic Korean dishes, sides, sauces, and tipples.<p>When AFAR sent acclaimed Californian chef Russell Moore to Korea …


6 Reasons to Visit Beirut Despite the Travel Warning

Photo by rabiem22/Flickr<p>Downtown Beirut<p>Don't believe everything you hear.<p>Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, was not on my extended travel wish list. In …

5 Underrated European Countries You Should Visit Now

Hem’s Addictive, Custom Shelving Tool Teases Responsive Furniture To Come

Easily configurable, custom furniture: It’s the anti-Ikea, and the latest trend in interior design.<p>Responsive design has already taken over the web, with apps and sites that can automatically stretch and shrink to fit on tablets or televisions with equal comfort.<p>Now, we’re seeing that same trend …


Take It All (artist: Ruelle)

A wine-lover's guide to Italy

With 400-plus grape varieties and over 2,400 wine styles, Italy is a paradise for oenophiles. The days of straw-bottled Chiantis are a fading hangover and the country is now producing some of the world's most coveted <i>vini</i> (wines).<p>So, what to pour: a brawny Barolo, a zesty Soave, or a cultish Super …

Wine & Spirits

Adventure Travel Blog


So You Want to be Successful on Instagram? Part II

Human Journey<p><i>This post is the second in the “So You Want to be Successful on Instagram?” series, which explores Instagram as the ultimate visual platform. Kike Calvo is a National Geographic Creative photographer whose travels you can follow on Instagram.</i><p>After gaining over 300 million users in …

6 Tasty Train Snacks for Your European Adventure

<i>See the original post on Urban Adventures.</i><p>Europe is good at a lot of things, like football, drinking beer, and undermining each other politically …

Train Travel

16 Useful Travel Websites You Probably Didn't Know About

Help for the holidays.

The Stopover Secret: How to Get More From Any Trip

[section]Are you planning a trip and want to make the most of your flight and travel budget by adding a stopover? Did you know that you can often add …