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Three-Day Weekend: Norway

It's an old gag: “Have you driven a fjord lately?” But deep discounts and stunning new tourist routes will put the majestic stretch of inlets between …

European Travel

10 Things You Must Do in Iceland

In his new novel, <i>The Travelers</i>, author Chris Pavone takes readers on a thrilling journey across Europe, from Bordeaux to Paris, Dublin to the …

Long Weekend in Helsinki

Think of Helsinki as the edgy younger sibling of the Nordic capitals.<p>It may not have Stockholm’s beautiful old town or quite the sophistication of …

What to Do in San Antonio If You Don't Have Much Time

For a sprawling modern metropolis, San Antonio has a quaint Old World sensibility that’s vaguely Spanish, decidedly Mexican, and truly Texan. Such a …

Today's Key West: A Mixture of Class and Boardwalk Honky Tonk

For years now I have heard stories about Key West. Key West, after all, is the land of Tennessee Williams and Ernest Hemingway. Hemingway, in fact, called Key West "the St. Tropez of the Poor."<p>I finally made it to Key West and saw for myself the mythic party land under the palms.<p>I was struck, first …

48 hours in New Orleans

Arriving in New Orleans can seem like turning up to a party in a time-warp. Folk sip cocktails on colonial-era balconies, and restaurants thrum with buzzy gossip just like they have done since the 19th century.<p>But this vibrant city is not stuck in the past. New cocktail bars, inventive eateries and …

Top 10: the best Amalfi Coast hotels

The fabulous coastline between Positano and Ravello, with its switchback road that hugs the cliff and curls around the deep bays that protect the towns and villages along the way remains as glamourous, compelling and historic as any summertime destination in Europe, with breathtaking views, …

Italy

Insurance you'll still need in retirement

Once you're retired, you typically don't need disability or life insurance to replace your wages. You'll be living off other sources of income: your …

Replace The 4% Retirement Rule With These 4% Dividend Stocks

One of the more popular retirement financial planning strategies is the "4% Rule". This calls for retirees to withdraw 4% of their nest eggs each …