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Women in Business: Fiona Pool, MD, Hunton

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.26.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Fiona Pool's primary career was in finance having worked on the Credit Trading desk at Credit Suisse as one of three traders on a multi-currency globa...

Can You Survive Five Days on the Amazon?

Michaela Wagner | Posted 03.29.2015 | Travel
Michaela Wagner

I picked up a book called '1000 places to visit before you die' today and discovered one of my recent trips had made the cut, specifically my excursion down the Amazon River.

Your Chance, Your Voice, On a Liquefied Gas Facility Off New York

Carl Safina | Posted 03.09.2015 | New York
Carl Safina

I use natural gas for heating and cooking. I also oppose this facility. That doesn't make me a hypocrite; it makes me someone with a conscience who wants alternatives to fossil fuels rather than more excuses for more fossil fuels. The hearing is tonight, Wednesday. And there are other ways to comment.

Desperate Search Continues For Christian Missionary Missing At Sea

The Associated Press | Posted 01.06.2015 | Religion

HONOLULU (AP) — A sailor missing since a boat capsized off Hawaii's Big Island was trying to spread Christianity. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser re...

Is This The Boat Of The Future?

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 11.28.2014 | Green

If Teslas are the cars of the future, the Quadrofoil hopes to be the boat of the future. The electric personal watercraft looks like something Jam...

The World's Best Adventure Holiday Destinations

Ella Jameson | Posted 01.04.2015 | Travel
Ella Jameson

For many people, sun, sea and sand are the mark of a decent holiday. It doesn't matter where you are as long as you're lounging on a pristine white-sand beach and enjoying some well-deserved rest and relaxation. But for others, beach holidays just don't cut it.

A 'Little Summer' in Costa Rica

Travelzoo | Posted 10.14.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

The period of reprieve from the rain, lasting only a few weeks, can occur sometime between July and August -- a time when prices at the hotels and resorts can be as much as half off the cost of staying later in the year.

Do What You Love

Stacie Huckeba | Posted 09.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Stacie Huckeba

Maybe you're not an "artist" by anyone's standards at all; maybe you're just a guy who really loves fishing. I don't know. But I do know this, there is a thing in you that drives you and your one mission on this planet is to find it, follow it and do what you love.

Feng Shui: On Land and At Sea

Debra Duneier | Posted 09.27.2014 | Travel
Debra Duneier

In Feng Shui and Traditional Chinese Medicine, it is believed that health for an individual occurs when chi flows freely through the body nourishing every cell. The same is true for a space -- whether it is your home, office, public environment or even a ship!

Love Challenged

Lynda Freeman | Posted 09.13.2014 | Good News
Lynda Freeman

Today I was love challenged. My son, his dad, who is my best friend, and I drove up to Gravenhurst, Ontario for a delightful lunch cruise on the Segwun, an old steamship that has been plying Lake Muskoka, off and on, for about 120 years.

In Search of the Sea Gypsies (PHOTOS)

Peter Levi | Posted 08.24.2014 | Travel
Peter Levi

Chao Le seems to live their lives as the day comes. They rather use trading instead of money. They fish, hunt for pearls and sell their handcrafts to tourists. Like the local Thais, they have a calm, respectful way about them.

Little Girl Saves Capsized Boat With Her Crazy Legs

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.08.2014 | Weird News

Unless you are living a seaborne lifestyle, you probably don't run into the "oh man, my boat has capsized again" problem very often. But this Baja...

5 Unique B&Bs from BnBFinder

BnBFinder.com | Posted 07.21.2014 | Travel
BnBFinder.com

Looking for an accommodation with a little extra charisma? Most B&Bs are already anything but standard compared to their hotel counterparts, but these inns take it to the next level.

2014 Meets 1939

Mark DeCarlo | Posted 03.11.2014 | Travel
Mark DeCarlo

Remember, this WAS post-bar closing on New Year's Eve, so the fact that this lady was still upright and able to move her fingers was amazing in itself. But what happened next was even better.

What Does The Boat Say?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.24.2014 | Comedy

"I liked the part where he said BRWABLGABLWRABRABLA," says one YouTube commenter. We 100% agree. Via Tastefully Offensive...

If You Loved 'Cars' And 'Planes'...

Posted 10.15.2013 | Comedy

Ever wonder where Hollywood gets its ideas? Don't. In this short by Justin Dec starring "Parks and Recreation's" Jim O'Heir, we see the intense cr...

Almond Zigmund: Interruptions Repeated

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 10.28.2013 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

Space, Zigmund understands, is not just utilitarian: it is symbolic. It is real and imaginary and it is a repository for meaning, memory and human interaction.

Rooms with a View - Catch America's Cup Action at these San Francisco Hotels

Room 77 | Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel
Room 77

This year's America's Cup, held in San Francisco, is the epitome of boat races that harkens back to the 1800's -- making it the oldest trophy in American sports. These hotels offer some of the best views of the race, so you can take in the event in style.

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Harbors

Brittany Binowski | Posted 08.28.2013 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Melissa DeCastro of a harbor in the Philippines. "This picture was taken in Pagsanjan Falls i...

It's A Hot Tub! It's A Boat!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel

What could be better than a hot tub overlooking a beautiful body of water? How about a hot tub that floats in a body of water? Guests at the Runnym...

St. Lucia - Come for the Jazz & Arts Festival, Stay for the Island

Dwight Brown | Posted 07.16.2013 | Travel
Dwight Brown

When they weren't listening to toe-tapping music on Pigeon Island National Landmark, festivalgoers dined out, went sailing, sightseeing, beach hopping, zip lining or hung out at a diverse range of resorts that offer travelers very distinct vacations.

Happy Father's Day!

Rob Hiaasen | Posted 07.13.2013 | Fifty
Rob Hiaasen

It's probably too late to return the Mother's Day card and gift, but it's not too late to plan your special Father's Day gift. Think material things. Think wonderfully expensive material things. Think boat.

A Guide To New Orleans and All Its Jazz

Dwight Brown | Posted 07.03.2013 | Travel
Dwight Brown

Yes New Orleans, Louisiana is steeped in history, culture, fine arts and friendly gregarious people. And all those ingredients seem to peak every Apr...

WATCH: 2 Chainz' Friends Arrest Cops

Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

2 Chainz is back with a new video. The visuals for "I'm Different" are compelling, if you're into watching Ferrari drivers arrest cops and a very tall...

The Best Optical Illusion You'll See Today

Posted 12.26.2012 | Comedy

We assume the man in the background looks so majestic because he realizes that he may have just completed the most magnificent photobomb in the histor...