The most luxurious hostel in every European country under $55 a night

Hostelworld The idea of staying in a messy, loud hostel might seem like a thing of the past — best kept for the backpacking days of your late teens and 20s. However, a “hostel” is simply “budget-friendly accommodation that focuses on a shared social experience.” While to be considered a hostel it must have the […]

Mapped: The most EXPENSIVE seaside towns around the UK revealed – but which one came top?

Many Britons are keen to get some sunshine and enjoy the sea air by purchasing homes in seaside towns. However, seaside areas around the UK vary hugely in house prices, with certain postcodes costing an arm and a leg. A new report from Halifax reveals just how expensive seaside towns can be by listing the […]

Most stockmarket returns come from a tiny fraction of shares

IN his book about the use of language, “The King’s English”, Kingsley Amis describes a tug-of-war. On one side are “berks”, careless and coarse, who would destroy the language by polluting it. On the other side are priggish “wankers”, who would destroy it by sterilisation. The battle lines look similar in investment. The divide is […]

The most mesmerizing photos from the World Cup so far

Christian Hartmann/Reuters The 2018 World Cup in Russia is off to a great start, and the tournament has already produced incredible moments and photos. Russia is a gorgeous background for some amazing sports photography. From goal celebrations to great saves, gut-wrenching own goals, and crazy fans, here are the most mesmerizing photos from the World […]

A Trump administration ‘myth vs fact’ sheet on its family separation policy deliberately avoids the most important point about the scandal

Susan Walsh/AP The Trump administration is under fire for its policy of separating children from their parents at the US-Mexico border. As a result, the Department of Homeland Security has published a supposed fact check of its family separation policy. It details “myths” about the policy, and blames the media and congressmen for negative stories […]

This $30 million San Francisco mansion, once owned by Vanessa Getty, is one of the city’s most expensive homes — take a look inside

Jacob Elliott for Ludovico and Michelangelo Mazzola at Compass A home in San Francisco’s ritzy Pacific Heights neighborhood has been privately listed off the market for $ 30 million, according to SF Curbed. That’s more than twice what it sold for just three years ago. The home at 2900 Vallejo St. once belonged to Vanessa […]