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Top 20 family summer holidays in Europe

Want sea, sandcastles, adventure, a city break, camping, just a pool? Wepick holidays across Europe to keep everyone, from tiny tots to sulky teens, in a sunny mood<p><b>Campervanning,</b> <b>Portugal</b><p><b>Van hire</b> €1,302<b><br>Best for ages</b> 10+<b><br>Type of trip</b> Adventure<br>Road trips always make great adventures, especially with …

European Travel

The 7 Cheapest Franchises on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 List

Seven inexpensive franchises you can buy for less than $5,000.<p>Associate Editor, Contributed Content<p>Starting a business isn't cheap. You have to worry about all sorts of costs, from finding a location and hiring employees to more mundane things like buying supplies and paying bills. If you're …

Entrepreneurship

The best places to visit in the US in 2018

Lose all track of time (and cell signal) along California's Redwood Coast. Movie buffs might recognize the region’s scene-stealing backdrops from Hollywood blockbusters like <i>Jurassic Park</i>, <i>E.T.</i> and <i>Star Wars</i>. But the full wonder of California’s 2000-year-old redwoods – some reaching 20 stories high – …

Nicollet Mall

The 50 Best Hikes

From a family day hike through southern Utah’s Road Canyon to a grueling scramble through northern Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, this …

Adventure Travel

This Puget Sound eco cabin is made almost entirely from reclaimed materials

Activist and artist Anna Hoover collaborated with architect Les Eerkes from Olson Kundig Architects to build the Scavenger Hut – a beautiful, …

Build and program a robot that walks, dances and opens the world of robotics — for under $50

Plenty of kids (even big kids) are enamored of the thought of building their own working robots. The reality is, that’s usually easier said than done. Even some of the more renowned electronics starter kits are a bit too complicated or require too many advanced skills for young, inexperienced …

8 of the World’s Best Natural Hot Springs and How to Find Them

So deep into winter, it’s only natural for those of us tired of daily commutes in the early dark to start thinking of the warmer places we’d rather …

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a tin of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These …

Cooking

13 Real Ways I Make Money Online

Here's how you can make bank from the web.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose explains 13 ways you can make money online, from podcasting to sponsored content. The internet provides a massive opportunity for entrepreneurs, and getting ahead of your competitors with some of these …

Easy Backpacking Trips for Beginners

You don't need to be an expert to enjoy these scenic trails.<p>Everyone who has read Cheryl Strayed's <i>Wild</i> has probably envisioned themselves heading out …

Hiking

Where to Find the Best Dining Deals in Portland, Seven Days a Week

Whether meatball Monday or taco Tuesday, alliteration has the power to deliver decadent dining deals. To honor this sacred tradition, here are some of the highest value meals offered in Portland. Unlike typical cheap eats destinations, these deals really are out of the norm for most of these …

10 Nostalgic Candies You Forgot You Missed

A sugary walk down memory lane.<p>November 08, 2017<p>A classic way to reminisce about your childhood is through candy. You won't believe the big part …

Cheryl Strayed's guide to Portland, Oregon

<b>(CNN) —</b> In the 20-plus years I've lived in Portland, I've always lived on the east side. I love all of this beautiful city I call home, but I decided to keep my itinerary to my favorite side of town.<p>My perfect Portland Eastside day begins with breakfast at the City State Diner on NE 28th Avenue. …

Oregon

Leapfactory Frame Home

By combining solar components and prefab construction, the Leapfactory Frame Home can inhabit any location. The structure is crafted from …

This T-Shirt Sewing Robot Could Radically Shift The Apparel Industry

In a soon-to-open Arkansas factory, 21 production lines manned by the Sewbot will be capable of making 1.2 million T-shirts a year–and the ripple effects will soon be felt in garment factories in the developing world.<p>When the Chinese clothing manufacturer Tianyuan Garments Company opens its newest …

This Natural Pool Is the Best-kept Secret in Texas

This isn’t your typical swimming hole.<p>Texas’ best kept secret, Hamilton Pool Preserve, is a beautiful oasis that is way more exciting than a summer …

Camper vans for rent: 11 companies that let you try van life on for size

It’s camping, made easy<p>If you’ve been itchin’ to try out #VanLife but don’t want to spend big bucks buying a van of your own, you might consider renting one. A new group of companies rent ready-to-camp, converted vans with everything you need to get outside, explore, and sleep.<p>Predominantly located …

RVs

Top 26 Wilderness Experiences

Get a massage in the wilderness<p><b>Who it’s for:</b> CEOs, celebs, you on a splurge.<p><b>The essence:</b> Camping for people who love nature and indoor plumbing.<p><b>The</b> …

Hiking

These are the most Instagram-worthy waterfall hikes in all 50 states

There are times when the treadmill or stairclimber comes in handy, but Mother Nature is really the ultimate gym. Hiking not only provides epic Insta …

This Site Shows Peak Tourist Times So You Find the Best Travel Deals

When you're planning a vacation, you can always wait for travel deals to pop up or try to take advantage of places where price wars are taking place. …

What's the Best Place To Camp in Oregon? – AGreekAdventure - Adventure Travel Blog

Whether you’re looking for an accessible campground or a stunning secluded place tucked away in luscious greens, the state of Oregon has just what …

Hiking

The evolution of machine learning

Major tech companies have actively reoriented themselves around AI and machine learning: Google is now “AI-first,” Uber has ML running through its veins and internal AI research labs keep popping up.<p>They’re pouring resources and attention into convincing the world that the machine intelligence …

Best West Coast Road Trips

With summer gas prices hitting a 12-year low, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are seven of our favorite West Coast road trip itineraries, including where to stop, where to stay, and what you’ll see along the way.

25 graphic design freebies to make your life easier

In an ideal world, we would carefully, lovingly handcraft every graphic design asset ourselves. But in the real world of tight deadlines and squeezed …

Graphic Design

5 of the Best Beaches to Camp in the USA

Beaches and camping go hand-in-hand, especially in the summertime. Enjoy a night under the stars and days filled with sun, sand, and surf.<p>Camping is one of America's favorite pastimes. So is sunbathing along gorgeous coastlines. Combine the two and what do you get? An amazing time. Here are our …

Hiking

How to Build a Simple, Effective Smartphone Projector

This should totally be an Industrial Design 101 assignment<p>Matt from UK-based DIY Perks shows you how to build his design for a smartphone projector. …

Gear & Gadgets

The best places to stay in a tipi on your summer vacation

Camping accommodations come in a range. There are times when you don't want much more than a light and fast tarp, and then there are times when you …

Here's Why Your Innovation Strategy Will Fail

Different types of problems need different types of solutions<p>,A decade ago, Apple looked unbeatable. It's launch of the iPhone completely revolutionized mobile phones and made good on Steve Jobs' vision of creating a hub of devices that connected people to technology. What's more, he did it with …

Innovation

Best Free Logo Design Tools That Will Effectively Save You Time And Money

Screenshot via SquareSpace Logo Design<p><b>It’s long been established</b> that creating a good logo design is imperative to a brand’s success and should …

The past, present, and future of design in Silicon Valley

<i>The following is an excerpt from The Way to Design, a guide to becoming a designer founder and to building design-centric businesses. Adapted and reprinted with the author’s permission.</i><p>Until very recently, success in Silicon Valley required focusing almost single-mindedly on an organization’s …