Top Five Container Ship Ports in the U.S.

Selecting the right port to send or receive goods can make a difference in the time and cost of your shipments. The following infographic from Suddath looks at ports that are the most popular in the U.S., and some of the most experienced at handling international shipments.

Wood Wise – Building Planet and People Friendly Homes

With few exceptions, homes are framed with softwood lumber. Wood is a cost-effective structural material that’s easy to build with and familiar to DIYers, builders and contractors. So it’s ideal to create the enclosure for an energy efficient home. This means homes use less energy for cooling in the summer and heating in the winter.

The Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

This infographic cuts through all of the stories and rumors about the Volkswagen emissions scandal including the cars affected, what Volkswagen are doing about it, how you can check if your car has the defeat software installed and the effect Volkswagen’s actions have had on the environment and on public health.

What Kind of Traveler Are You?

The modern traveler has some pretty different needs from the traveler of the past. Things have changed for hoteliers as well. The following infographic from Revinate looks various types of travelers.

What Do Beer and Wine Labels Say About You?

So you’re planning on showing up to a party and are stopping to pick up drinks. Don’t make the mistake of taking this decision lightly. The beer or wine label you choose to go with says a lot about your personality. Consider yourself informed and equipped to give the best first impression possible at your next party.

Afternoon Tea in London

Afternoon tea is a British food tradition consisting of tea, scones, cakes and sandwiches. It is served between 3 p.m to 5 p.m in the afternoon. This infographic from L.A. Stretch Limos explores where to go to get the most amazing afternoon tea experiences in London.

Psyched Up for Cycling

Check out the following infographic from Bicycle Adventures for an in-depth look at all the bicycle tour essentials including training techniques, nutrition tips, and gear. This is a great solution for a New Year’s Resolution.

NFL Stadiums and the Cost of Homes

It’s every fan’s dream: a home right on the doorstep of their favorite football team. But which cities are the most favorable for hardcore fans? Sure, there’s the price of the home itself, but there’s so much more to it: the stadium, the cost of tickets and how much home your money will buy you. Here Homes.com takes a look at what it takes to call the red zone your home.