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Serralves House

Clean and minimal, the Serralves House brings simplicity to the forefront. A sleek concrete cube forms the home's exterior. Like a cement fortress, …

Architecture

Are you ready? Here is all the data Facebook and Google have on you

Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store about you without you even realising it.<p>Google knows where you’ve been<p>Google stores your location (if you have location tracking turned on) every time you turn on your phone. You …

Privacy

Cross-Country Road Trip Vacations Under $350: 20 Cheap Travel Ideas That don’t Break The Bank

When you get the urge to travel across the country, you can jump in the car and create your own adventure. Or if hours behind the wheel don’t appeal …

The six best resorts for combining a ski holiday with a city break

If your appetite for the usual slopeside après is beginning wane, try evenings in the city instead. There are plenty of ski areas near urban - indeed urbane - city centres, some close enough to be linked by direct cable car or funicular railway, others simply within an an hour or so’s drive.<p>The …

The 20 greatest cities to visit in spring

John Keats was not a man given to effusive bursts of happiness. Witness his brooding “Ode to a Nightingale”, written in the growing warmth of May 1819, but lost to an opening line of: “My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains my sense/ As though of hemlock I had drunk”.<p>And yet even this most …

Crispy Parmesan-Crusted Pancakes Are My New Cauliflower Rice Obsession

Now the base of pizza crusts and tater tots, cauliflower has proven its versatility time and time again. When grated or processed into “rice,” it …

The Best Places to Travel in the U.S. in March

From the California coast to the wilds of Maine, these are the best places to travel in March.<p>In the same way that spring breaks eagerly through …

Travel

These Are the Best Times to Visit Thailand

There's a reason Thailand is one of the most in-demand destinations for travelers right now. With favorable exchange rates, an unfussy tourist visa …

Thailand

10 Popular Cauliflower Recipes to Make Right Now

One of the coolest things about being an adult (I use that term loosely) is to see foods that used to take a backseat to other showstoppers finally …

Cooking

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 …

Hiking

7 Reasons San Diego is the Perfect Winter Destination

When the autumn leaves have dropped from the trees and the mercury begins to plummet, many travelers start dreaming of a warmer, sunnier place to …

The Best and Worst Times to Travel the World, Mapped

When we're planning a trip abroad, we tend to look at a lot of factors. There's the local area's weather, safety, customs, accommodation options, and …

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Just Gave the Best Leadership Advice in 7 Words | Inc.com

Well, I have to admit one thing today:<p>I underestimated what Satya Nadella could do for Microsoft.<p>When he first became Microsoft's CEO, the tech giant was in a mess.<p>Not only was it losing to its biggest competitors, there was a lot of infighting.<p>But Nadella turned things around.<p>Under his leadership, …

Employment

21 of the best autumn walks in the UK

These are well worth a visit while they're in their full glory!<p>At this time of year, the British countryside is alive with a palette of colours …

Sun Rain Room review – a home for all seasons

When it starts raining on the slate roof of the Grade II-listed, late Georgian north London house where the architects Anna Liu and Mike Tonkin have their home and office, it gathers in a black downpipe on the rear wall. This is normal. What happens next is not. Before it gets to the bottom, like a …

Architecture

5 spectacular houses made of stone!

If you are looking to give your dream home that extra edge with natural materials & a striking yet uncomplicated appearance, stone is your best bet. …

26 stunning natural wonders everyone should see in their lifetime

There may only be seven official natural wonders of the world, but there are plenty more breathtaking natural sights all over the globe worth …

National Parks

14 Protein-Packed Dinners Made With A Can Of Chickpeas

Did you know chickpeas have 15 grams of protein PER CUP?! That's about 30% of your daily intake!

The Tie-Free Father’s Day Gift Guide — 20 Perfect Things For Dad

GrowlerWerks UKeg 64 Oz.<p><b>For the Craft-Brew Dad</b><p>Beer keeps cold and fresh for weeks in this stainless steel vessel. Function and form are held at its …

Skip the Isles and Athens: 3 New Ways to Do Greece This Spring

Northern Greece<p>A far cry from the traffic of Athens and the high season island tourism, Northern Greece is noteworthy year-round for its diverse landscapes, ancient history, and innumerable activities both hedonistic and adventurous. The continuous flux of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the …

European Travel

Glass bottom pool will give you heebie-jeebies - CNN Video

An apartment building in downtown Houston has built a pool with a glass bottom, giving residents the opportunity to swim 42 floors above the city.

Turner Broadcasting

Travel Tips For First Time Visitors to Croatia | Croatia Travel Blog

2K Shares<p>Travel Tips For First Time Visitors to Croatia<p><b>Written by Trevor, a Travel Writer at grabbinglifebytheballs.com</b><p>So you’re thinking of going to …

Can You Make Money Renting Your Tesla Model S To Strangers? My Experience Doing It

A few months after buying my Certified Pre-Owned 2013 Model S from Tesla in January 2016, a friend told me that people were renting their Teslas out …

How to road trip Scotland

Scotland is one of the best countries in the world to take a road trip. Here are some of my favourite routes, many of them easily linkable for longer …

Scotland

The 10 best beaches in the US — and cheapest time to visit

Do you find yourself daydreaming about warmer weather and the sand between your toes lately? You’re not alone. Thinking about the summer months and ocean is sometimes the only way to get through these dark and dreary months.<p>Luckily, TripAdvisor made that fantasizing a bit easier by announcing the …

How to update Kodi on your Amazon Fire TV Stick

Because Kodi isn't available to download through the Amazon Appstore, getting the latest version requires a little more effort on your part than it …

Skip Marrakesh and Visit Morocco's Atlantic Coast Instead

If Marrakech is the Palm Springs of Europe, then Morocco’s Atlantic coast is southern California with a touch of Point Break. Truly, there's something for anyone in search of friendly vibes or Vitamin D — from souks to year-round surf spots to everything in between.<p>Here, five must-visit …

Chicago

8 Awesome North American Road Trips, Mapped

Between coastlines and mountain ranges, big cities and small towns, North America is home to plenty of road trips. Just think of Whistler's …

How to Create a Strong Focal Point and Manage Attention Inside Your Photos

Focal point is a term that photographers and photography blogs throw around continually. “Create a focal point,” it’s said, “it should be the first …