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2018 Mercedes-Benz X350d 4Matic

“It is the Mercedes-Benz of pickup trucks.” That’s the non-answer you get when you ask brand executives what exactly distinguishes the not-for-the-U.S. X-class from other, similarly sized cargo haulers. While it is based on the Nissan Navara, the X-class that we drove last fall was so tweaked mechanically that the relationship is barely noticeable on the road. At the very least,...

Best of Yorkshire – Highlights of God’s Own County

Yorkshire, or God’s Own County as locals like to call it, has long played the muse for writers, painters and film-location scouts, as well as being an industrial powerhouse that helped shape modern Britain. Dramatic topography, stunning heritage sites, urban regeneration areas and world-renowned walking trails are only some of the things that make this one of Britain’s most...

Two days in Johannesburg: Start Your Safari in City Style

Johannesburg, one of the largest cities on the continent and South Africa’s financial capital, is a stopover point for most visitors travelling in or out of Southern Africa. Many head straight out of town for a safari, but don’t make that mistake. In just two days you can take in some of its rich and tumultuous history, fantastic arts...

Surprising Statues to See in Washington, DC

Washington, DC is best known for its monuments to the nation’s founders and forebears, those grand marble memorials along the National Mall. But there are other statues worth your attention sprinkled in and around the nation’s capital – many more unexpected than you might think. Women’s Titanic Memorial Where: Washington Channel Park, Fourth and P Sts SW The outstretched arms of...

6 Small Towns in America Everyone should Visit

Consider this an ode to knowing your neighbours, having the baristas at the coffee shop know your order by heart, and seeing everyone come together to root for the local high school football team on weekends. These are our finest quaint communities—the best small towns in America. Jacksonville, Oregon One of the original major cities of the Gold Rush,...

6 Unforgettable Ways to Feel Small Next to Nature

Some of Mother Nature’s most awe-inspiring creations are best seen from a particular vantage point. Here are some of the most humbling spots in the world and how to best experience them—whether it’s above, below, inside, or even beyond. Victoria Falls by micro-light flight At the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe lies Victoria Falls, known in the Tonga language...

Matching Your Bridal Hairstyle to Your Face Shape

A wedding day is a momentous event in a person’s life, especially for a woman. On that day, you’d want to look your best, from your makeup to your hair. Maybe you think nothing but the most glamorous hairstyles will do. However, what most of us don’t consider is we all have different face shapes, and not just any...

5 Things That a Bridesmaid Has to Get Perfect

So, your dear friend is getting married and you are the chosen one to be her bridesmaid? Well, congratulations! Being the bridesmaid to your lovely girl and getting the chance to stand by her side when she walks to the altar is indeed a surreal experience, but it can easily go wrong by one immature act of yours and...