Beautifully Remote Cabins — Moss & Fog

There is a real romanticism about being tucked away in a cabin, away from civilization, away from electronics, able to reconnect with the natural world. For a lot of people, it’s just a daydream. For some, it’s very real. Here are a collection of amazing cabins from around the world, that show a great sense […]

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Surf’s Up As Residents Hit Hermine-Fueled Waves Off Rockaway Beach — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Hermine may have ruined Labor Day plans for most going to the beach on Monday, but some city surfers are saying the storm’s bringing some of the best waves yet. CHECK: Forecast & Alerts| PHOTOS: Hermine Churns Waves On Jersey Shore Despite warnings posted on entry ways that said ‘No Surfing,’…

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Back To School: A Reading List — Longreads Blog

Bullies, teachers, classmates—it’s time to head back to school with these six stories from the The Big Roundtable, Los Angeles Times, and more.

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Pliskova Upsets Venus Williams, Advances To US Open Quarterfinals — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Venus Williams failed to convert a match point Monday and lost in the fourth round of the US Open to a player a dozen years younger than her, 10th-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic. Pliskova reached the first Grand Slam quarterfinal of her career by coming back to edge the…

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Wisdom Right before our Eyes — OPreach

For the month of September, the subject will be Wisdom. Guidance streams through the whole of creation, and in any moment we can recognize the form it is taking right before our eyes. – Patricia Campbell Carlson – sister of Br. David Steindl-Rast, OSB

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Rough Surf, Dangerous Rip Currents Continue As Hermine Lingers Off Shore — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Hermine continued Monday to twist hundreds of miles off shore in the Atlantic Ocean and was expected to keep swimmers and surfers out of beach waters because of its dangerous waves and rip currents on the last day of the long holiday weekend. “We’re not looking at a landfall,” said Dennis…

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How to Blog Your Way around the World: A Conversation with Shivya Nath — Discover

On solo travel, keeping a blog as a nomad, and finding inspiration in everyday encounters.

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As Hermine Churns, Not All Smooth Sailing For ‘Anthem Of The Seas’ Passengers — CBS New York

BAYONNE, N.J. (CBSNewYork)– Some passengers were reportedly feeling a bit sick to their stomachs as the Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas sailed through rough seas amid Tropical Storm Hermine. The cruise, which departed from Bayonne, New Jersey on Saturday on its way to Bermuda, seemed to experience some choppy conditions, according to social media. Anthem…

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A different side of Venice – Staying in the Venetian countryside — getsetandgo

Venice – about 3 years ago I found myself in this city at a really short notice of 2 days. While looking for a place to stay online, I realized that last minute trips to Venice is not a good idea as all places that I liked and within my budget were full. After a […]

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How To Plan A Budget Break In Blackpool — The IDEA Bucket

It may have lost a little of its razzle-dazzle over the years, but Blackpool is still one of the UK’s most popular seaside holiday destinations. If you’re eager to enjoy an old-fashioned day at the beach with arcades, candy floss and a donkey ride throw in, this is the spot for you. Weekends away can […]

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Tropical Storm Hermine To Bring Rough Surf, Wind & Rain To Tri-State — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Officials are urging caution as parts of the Tri-State are expected to get hit with rough surf, rain and high winds this weekend from Tropical Storm Hermine. As CBS2’s Elise Finch reported, As CBS2’s Elise Finch reported, Hermine as of 11 p.m. had sustained winds of 59 mph and pressure of…

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