There are few pleasures quite as exquisite as a visit to a 5-star hotel. Add “getting a bargain” into the experience, and you may as well add an extra star.
Everyone in the world faced the same tricky question during endless months of coronavirus lockdown: grow your hair or let your mom cut it?
But now, hairdressers are re-opening, and so are bars, theatres, and wedding venues. The Salon de Mom literally won’t cut it anymore. …
Everyone knows that European colonialism was a widespread and often destructive project that set almost the whole planet under the control of European powers over many hundreds of years.
The map below created by Reddit user Aofen shows territories colonized by European powers. Ottoman Empire and pre-modern transcontinental empires are omitted.
A motto is a short phrase that represents a goal, belief, or motivation.
The United States’ motto is “In God We Trust,” declared by Congress and approved into legislation by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower. But each U.S. states have its motto. Sometimes U.S. State mottos can be seen on state flags, seals. Some U.S states formally assigned a state motto by an act of the state legislature.
Meat production has doubled in the thirty years from 1988 to 2018 and raised quadruple since the mid-1960s. And production is expected to continue to grow.
Nowadays, globally, we devour approximately 350 million tons of meat every year. The consumption of meat ranges broadly within nations.
The maps below show the feasibility of living on minimum wage in the United States by comparing every U.S. state’s minimum wage and cost of living. The minimum wage data is gathered from the Economic Policy Institute (EPI), and costs were calculated using the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s living wage calculator.
A children’s book is a world in itself — and a country’s literature is a whole universe. What an adventure it would be to dip a toe in each of the 196 literary universes that neighbor your own!
“Time is money,” they say. Depending on where in the world you are, data can be expensive, too.
But when judging the value of a country’s mobile data plans, you need to take all three variables into account. …
As the world celebrates Book Lover’s Day on the 9th of August, the online language learning provider Preply released a report on The Most Translated Books in the World.
Preply has compared 195 countries and researched the most translated book produced by an author from each country. When necessary, they…