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Top Destinations for Expats 2015

A view of Singapore city centre. (Roslan Rahman/AFP Getty Imegs)
A view of Singapore city centre. (Roslan Rahman/AFP Getty Imegs)

The results of two major expat studies were released recently, the Expat Insider survey produced by InterNations the global expat Social Networking and Information Company,...

  • Yukata in Ginza,Tokyo. (Ming Liu/EpochTimes)

    5 Things to Do in Tokyo

    First-time visitors to Tokyo normally experience a culture shock—we are simply overwhelmed by the different things Japan has to offer, from the myriad of choices... Read more

  • Kendall Jenner wears a creation for Balmain as part of his Spring-Summer 2016 ready-to-wear fashion collection, presented during the Paris Fashion Week, on Oct. 1, 2015 in Paris. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

    Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing Revisits the Land of the Amazons

    It wasn’t until 1945 when Tarzan, played by Johnny Weissmuller at the time, penetrated the “forbidden paradise ruled by beautiful women” in “Tarzan and the... Read more

  • Models present creations by Dries Van Noten during the 2016 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fashion show, on September 30, 2015 in Paris.        AFP PHOTO / FRANCOIS GUILLOT        (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)

    Dries Van Noten’s Color-Filled Dissonance

    Much like in a thriller with a disturbingly likable villain, Belgian designer Dries Van Noten plays director, in his ready-to-wear collection, to his main protagonist... Read more

  • Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani poses for photographers holding a copy of the book 'Giorgio Armani' written by journalist Suzy Menkes, presented at the end of unveiling of his women's Spring-Summer 2016 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week, in Milan, Italy, on Sept. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

    Milan Fashion Week Highlights – Part 2

    Milan Fashion Week ended today with a fitting finale – the Giorgio Armani Spring/Summer 2016 ready-to-wear show and the launch of a new book that celebrates... Read more

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    Chopard Building Momentum for Sustainable Gold Mining

    The world of high jewelry is not very big. Brands that covet worldwide recognition in the category of both luxury watches and jewelry are even... Read more

  • A view of the Split seaside promenade. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Discover Croatia—an Untouched Beauty of the Adriatic

    Croatia shares its glorious Adriatic sea with its closest neighbour—Italy—and is one of Europe’s fastest-growing travel destinations. Voted as the third-greenest country in Europe, this... Read more

  • A view of Cebu’s seaside from a Cebu Helium Balloon on 26 July 2015. (Epoch Times)

    Have Fun in Cebu, Philippines

    Cebu, famously known as the ‘Queen City of the South’ and the ‘Seat of Christianity’, is the first Spanish settlement in the Philippines. One of... Read more

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    More Mad Max Than Max Safety: Teenagers Don’t Dream of Safe Cars

    Hardly a week goes by without calls for something to be done to prevent any further deaths or serious injuries caused by young drivers on... Read more

  • Neurosurgeon Ben Carson (L) smiles as real estate magnate Donald Trump speaks after they arrived on stage for the Republican presidential debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California on Sept. 16, 2015. (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

    What’s a Politician’s Best Tool? A Razor

    A new poll indicated that Dr Ben Carson has pulled nearly even with Donald Trump among Republican primary and caucus voters. Interestingly, Carson – who... Read more

  • Christian Stevenson, aka DJ BBQ, cooked his heart out and was mostly sold out at Grillstock London

    DJ BBQ Smokin’ It up at Grillstock in London

    Christian Stevenson, aka DJ BBQ, cooked his heart out and was mostly sold out at the Grillstock London weekend food and music festival on September... Read more

  • Tour boats explore Antelope Canyon, located on Navajo Nation land near the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in Arizona.

Photos by Beverly Mann

    Combing the Majestic Canyons and Parks of America’s Southwest

    A panoramic feast for the eyes and a stimulus for the soul, Arizona’s Grand Canyon appears as if one has been transplanted onto another planet... Read more

  • NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 16:  Models walk the runway wearing Naeem Khan Spring 2016 during New York Fashion Week: The Shows  at The Arc, Skylight at Moynihan Station on September 16, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for NYFW: The Shows)

    Standout Designers at New York Fashion Week – Part 2

    Traveling, be it to a real place with its multicolored sights and patterns, or to an imaginary realm of literature and more abstracted ideas is... Read more

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    How to Avoid Saying ‘Oops, I Did It Again’

    Studies on self-control suggest that recollecting past mistakes is a good way to avoid making them again. But researchers thought there might be more to... Read more

  • "Little Children on a Bicycle" mural in Georgetown. (Li Yen/Epoch Times)

    Penang—Isle of the Betel Nut

    Penang, in north western Malaysia, also called Pulau Pinang (Isle of the Betel Nut), derives its name from the plentiful betel nut palms lining its... Read more

  • NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 10:  Models walk the runway at Tadashi Shoji fashion show during Spring 2016 New York Fashion Week: The Shows at The Dock, Skylight at Moynihan Station on September 10, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

    Standout Designers at New York Fashion Week – Part 1

    Twice a year, New York City’s intensity button gets turned up a few more notches when the worlds of fashion design, entertainment celebrities and the... Read more

  • Fries on the ground: OK or not to eat within five seconds? (lolostock/iStock)

    Five-Second Rule: Is It Really OK to Eat Food That’s Fallen on the Floor?

    When you drop a piece of food on the floor, is it really OK to eat if you pick up within five seconds? This urban... Read more

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