How To Spot Fake Luxury Jewelry

From Insider. An authenticity expert from designer consignment shop The RealReal in New York City taught Insider producer Kyle Kerchaert how to spot replicas of popular designer jewelry. We took a look at some of the most iconic jewelry pieces around: the Van Cleef & Arpels Alhambra necklace with 20 motifs, the Hermès Clic Clac…

Greece Is Insider’s No. 1 Country To Visit In 2020

From Insider. Insider named Greece the best place to visit in 2020 based on research and our viewers’ votes. The country has a lot to offer — rich ancient history, fresh seafood, beautiful views of sunsets, and plenty of activities, like swimming at beaches and skiing down mountains. Stay in its iconic white and blue…

5 Ways Travel Has Changed This Decade

From Insider. From 2010-2019, travelers became more aware of the environmental impact of their travels. They ditched hotels to spend nights in tree houses, tiny houses, and even luxury mansions. And now more travelers are earning incomes while exploring the world nonstop. Thanks to the massive rise of social media, wanderlust-worthy travel inspiration is right…

10 Of The Biggest Movie Flops Of The Decade

From Insider. In the 2010s, not even bankable stars, big marketing campaigns or impressive CGI could guarantee box office success. We have rounded up some of the biggest movie flops of the decade, as estimated by box office reports. Each of these films reportedly lost over $100 million dollars each. Other movies that lost big…

Inside The Business Of Ugly Holiday Sweaters

From Insider. Ugly holiday sweaters are a multimillion-dollar industry. Deb Rottum makes and sells hundreds of tacky sweaters out of her home. Besides small businesses like Rottum’s, large corporations such as Taco Bell, Krispy Kreme, and Skittles have incorporated ugly holiday sweaters into their marketing. —————————————————— #UglySweaters #Holidays #Insider Insider is great journalism about what…

Why Country Music Looks And Sounds Like Hip-Hop Now

From Insider. Mainstream country music is bending toward hip-hop — and the proof isn’t limited to just “Old Town Road” and “The Git Up.” There’s country’s rapidly evolving sound, which is straying further from its acoustic roots in favor of trap-style beats, clap and snap tracks, sleek studio production, and “country rapping.” Then there are…

Why This Cocktail Costs $5,000

From Insider. The Baccarat Hotel in New York City has an ultraexclusive bar known for serving incredibly expensive cocktails. Its famous $5,000 cocktail features a 100-year-old Chartreuse, a gold-covered cherry, saffron, and more super luxurious ingredients. But what is the real reason the drink costs a full $5,000? Insider’s Emily Christian is on a mission…