World

9 of the best Airbnbs in the Austin area - all starting under $220 per night

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement
While it's the capital of Texas and the seat of state government, Austin is best known as the "Live Music Capital of the World," since its home to more live music venues per capita than any other city in the nation. While music is typically one of the biggest draws for visitors, Austin is also a serious foodie destination, where barbecue, Tex-Mex, and tacos have been elevated to an art form.
Natural jewels like Zilker Park, Barton Springs, and Ladybird Lake provide many opportunities to explore the outdoors. And, of course, there's the city's bohemian streak - best...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   World      Art  


EU launches new probe of Google's conduct in digital ad tech sector

EU launches new probe of Google's conduct in digital ad tech sector

European Union regulators have launched a fresh antitrust investigation of Google to assess whether the U.S. tech giant is stifling competition in digital advertising technology Read more ...

47 Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for $50 or Less

Don't break the bank in the name of a sale. We found a bunch of budget-friendly discounts on Amazon. Read more ...

The WHO warned that the Delta coronavirus variant is the 'fittest' strain...

A nurse puts on her PPE before tending to a COVID-19 patient in Essen, Germany. Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images The Delta coronavirus variant is on track to become the dominant... Read more ...

Republicans ready to block elections bill in Senate showdown

The Democrats' expansive elections and voting bill is all but certain to be rejected in a key Senate test vote. Read more ...

Travelers opting for 'bucket List' destinations after pandemic

Travelers opting for 'bucket List' destinations after pandemic

HOUSTON - Americans don't want to ease back into travel after the pandemic; rather, they want to make a big splash, according to a new Hilton survey . Out of those surveyed... Read more ...

Canada lifts two-week quarantine for vaccinated travelers

Canada's Health Minister Patty Hajdu announced that as of July 5, vaccinated travelers who are already eligible to enter Canada will no longer have to quarantine for two weeks... Read more ...

Another pest that's killing thousands

The south has cicadas; we have gypsy moths. Ravenous gypsy moth caterpillars are intent on eating every last speck of green off the trees. But there's some good news. Read more ...

Biometric authentication platform Transmit Security raises $543M

Biometric authentication platform Transmit Security raises $543M

Transmit Security has raised $543M in a series A round of funding, giving the biometric authentication company a $2.3B valuation. Read more ...

Policing and the New York Mayoral Race

As voters head to the polls, we talk to two Democrats about an election that is testing the city's values. Read more ...

U.N. Says Great Barrier Reef Is ‘in Danger.' Australia Bitterly Disagrees

UNESCO has called on the government to quickly mitigate the effects of climate change on the natural wonder and tourist destination, but officials say they are already doing... Read more ...