Rype offers students one-on-one video language lessons via Skype — but it's a pricier and less flexible option than other language-learning platforms
Rype offers dedicated one-on-one video lessons for language learning and is ideal for users who learn best through a conversational approach.
A woman spent years combing through Google Street View to finds photos of the most remote destinations in the world. Here are 22 of the most striking scenes she's witnessed.
Jacqui Kenny has agoraphobia, an anxiety condition that makes long distance travel difficult, but found a new way to travel the world: virtually.
Tokyo is preparing for a 'new lifestyle' as it reopens after the pandemic. Take a look at what that means for dining and entertainment in Japan's capital city.
Karaoke bars will be required to frequently sanitize microphones and diners are encouraged to sit side-by-side as opposed to facing each other.
Hotel general managers share what it's been like to ride out the pandemic at 3 very different resorts, from a private island in the Caribbean to a wilderness lodge in South Africa
One resort had to clear out guests, telling them: "You need to get on a plane, quickly. Because you may get stuck here."
'Rocky' actor Sylvester Stallone is trying to sell his desert home in an exclusive private community east of LA. Here's a look inside.
Stallone's Spanish Colonial-style home has a fountain-fed pool and is in The Madison Club, a private residential community with its own golf course.
Vacation rentals around the world have jumped 127% since early April in a sign that people are slowly starting to travel again
A surge in domestic tourism is fueling a rebound in short-term rentals as states begin to ease lockdowns, according to data from AirDNA.
A car-rental company previously owned by Hertz just filed for bankruptcy for the third time since 2008
The intertwined stories of Hertz and Advantage reveal how dozens of financial and strategic blunders sank both firms into massive debt.
Memrise is an ideal tool for picking up casual conversational skills in 23 languages — right now you can get a premium subscription for 50% off
Memrise is especially helpful for its conversational approach to learning languages and its ability to tailor lessons to speakers of several native languages.
Warren Buffett dumped the 'big 4' airline stocks in April. They've already recovered from the sell-off he sparked.
American, Delta, Southwest, and United soared more than 12% on Tuesday, and surged more than 7% in pre-market trading on Wednesday.
A backpacking tent should be lightweight and easy to pack yet still highly reliable when you need it. Here are our favorite currently available.
A private jet charter company launched a 'Flightpooling' program after seeing a surge in requests for last-minute emergency flights
Born from COVID-19-related inquiries, Flightpooling lets people flying the same routes book a private air charter at lower rates.
The billionaire art collector who owns Andy Warhol's former Montauk estate is reportedly entertaining offers for the oceanfront property. Here's a look inside.
Pop artist Andy Warhol used to entertain the likes of Jackie Kennedy, John Lennon, and Mick Jagger at the Hamptons property.
Hotels, motels, and resorts are never going to be the same. What you can expect the next time you plan a vacation.
Breakfast buffets could become a thing of the past, and room service could come in the form of a bag dropped outside your door.
Drive-through beerfests and glass 'greenhouses' over tables at restaurants: Photos show the measures Germany is taking to start reopening
Germany went into lockdown on March 22, banning public gatherings of more than two people and closing schools and non-essential businesses.
RV rentals offer lodging, flexibility, and independence, and are attractive options to those looking to travel, but feeling wary of staying in hotels or Airbnbs.
Try to avoid going on flights that are at full passenger capacity, and book a window seat to stay away from other people.
I canceled 7 flights due to the pandemic. Here's how I both got my money back from airlines and didn't.
It's been over two months since I canceled my flights for a trip in March due to the coronavirus. I still haven't been made whole and likely won't be.
Fixing a flat is an inevitable part of owning a bike, making it important to have a pump on hand when you need it. Here are our favorite bike pumps.
From casual apps to structured classes, here are the best affordable or free online tools to learn a new language.
Fluent City is a language-learning platform that sets itself apart by offering group classes and one-on-one lessons via Zoom
Fluent City leverages language processing AI programs to create vocabulary and grammar lessons coupled with live video instruction and chats.