Reads is the perfect subscription service for book worms or anyone aspiring to read more. The company partners with people in fields including science and the arts to share titles from their personal libraries with subscribers. The service aims to feel like you’re receiving books from a well-read friend.
The Reads team carefully curates a wide selection of books across different genres to ensure you get out of your book comfort zone and discover new authors, styles and time periods. The service is available for adults or children.
Each month has a theme. February was love, March is earth, April is privacy. Check the website for future themes. Every Reads box comes with two or three books, plus curation cards and special items related to the month’s theme.
A one-time purchase box costs $55. Sign up for monthly delivery at $49.50/month for a 10 percent discount. Shipping is free for subscribers. One-off boxes come with an additional shipping fee. The monthly box ships at the end of the previous month. Reads currently only ships within the United States.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.
There are tons of places to hike around the world — possibly even dozen of options just miles from where you currently sit. But some hiking destinations are better than others. Here are a few that will be entirely unforgettable — along with some of the best ways to see them.
Few things in life are as unappealing as smelly shoes. There’s something about the distinctive odor of stanky feet that’s almost vomit-inducing. When you’re traveling, the stench can really sneak up you. Here are some tips for keeping your shoes fresh and ready to stroll.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
Barcelona’s insane popularity and large influx of visitors as of late may have some travelers steering away from the Mediterranean coastal city, but just outside the overpopulated center of the city, known as Ciutat Vella, are quieter neighborhoods that offer more of a local feel and don’t come with exorbitant tourist prices. El Poble-Sec is one such area that rests between the towering Montjuic park and the Old Town, making it a nice escape but still close enough to access the sights.