Andrew Davenport

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Slow travel: great train journeys

Trains

The Basics of Photography: C for Composition

Continuing on with our series on the Basics of Photography, this week we are at the letter C, which will be covering the topic of Composition. …

Six Common Myths About Long Exposures

Long exposures bring a way to capture time in a photograph. As time goes by the camera keeps recording and the changes in the scene are reflected in …

Landscape Photography

“In most places you’d have to travel for days to find a place as perfect as this. But here, you can leave the city and be in paradise in 10 minutes. That’s why I love it.” Where in the world? http://bit.ly/15NGWY2

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How to see the Mediterranean by ferry

Back in the times when international travel was measured in weeks, not hours, and it was easier to journey by sea than by land, the Mediterranean was not so much a barrier between Europe and Africa, Western Christianity and the Holy Land, as a highway. It connected buyers to sellers and seekers to …

Italy

Pictures: Seven Energy-Smart Zoos and Aquariums

Keeping a diverse crowd of species comfortable comes with an elephant-sized energy bill for zoos and aquariums. These smart exhibits use technology, along with nature's own strategies, to cut demand.

See the Best of Travel 365

Travel

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Perfect Pasta Dough with Gennaro

The exotic plants to try before you die

Scientists have drawn up a list of almost 100 exotic fruits and vegetables they believe everyone should eat before they die.<p>With strangely coloured flesh, unsightly nobbles and peculiar smells, they may appear an unappetising selection of food.<p>But these exotic fruits and vegetables could soon be …

Plants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How to make the perfect pad thai

Pad thai (or the rather cooler <i>phat thai</i>, as the official transliteration has it) is a global ambassador for the glories of Thai food; these simple …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Thai-Style Iced Tea

8 Servings<p>There's nothing quite as refreshing as this Thai iced tea recipe on a hot summer day.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine 10 star anise pods, 3 tablespoons sugar, and 1 cup water in a small saucepan. Scrape in seeds from 1 vanilla bean; add bean. Bring to a boil, reduce …

Peach Syrup

1 1/2 cups (enough for 8 glasses iced tea) Servings<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring two 16-ounce packages frozen peaches, 3/4 cup sugar, and a pinch of kosher salt to a boil in a medium saucepan. Reduce heat and simmer gently, mashing fruit occasionally with a spoon, until peaches …

Wake County Cooler

12 Servings<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 750-ml bottle vodka<p>⅔ cup loose-leaf black tea<p>¼ cup sugar<p>½ ounce fresh lemon juice<p>Club soda<p>Lemon wedges (for garnish)<p>Mint sprigs (for garnish)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine vodka and tea in a large pitcher. Let sit at room temperature, stirring occasionally, 2 hours. …

Speedy weeknight suppers: coconut chicken curry recipe

Flavours of coconut and tamarind permeate this brightly-coloured chicken curry<p>This bright, fragrant curry may have a long list of ingredients but once you’ve arrived at home with everything in tow, it takes no time to put together. A bowl of steamed rice or warm Indian bread will act as the perfect …