Benjamin Goldenberg

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Hungry for Paris Croissants? Embark on a Croissant Crawl for Pastry Lovers

Forget counting calories and set off on a croissant crawl in Paris. (Photos: Casey Hatfield Chiotti)<p>A typical breakfast in Paris is simple, …

France

Hooked on Hokkaido: Steep & Deep in Japan

<b>Photography:</b> Caroline van 't Hoff<p><b>Words:</b> Julie Nieuwenhuys<p>Turn after turn we gracefully glide through fluffy, dry powder between birches that look …

Skiing

National Geographic will stream DiCaprio's climate change doc film for free

Hollywood A-lister Leonardo DiCaprio has recently devoted himself to raising awareness of the negative effects of climate change and his new environmental documentary <i>Before the Flood</i> will soon be on National Geographic.<p>The eco-flick is slated to premiere on National Geographic on October 30 and …

10 Awesome Long Weekend Getaways from Boston

Part of what makes living in Boston so incredible is how simple it is to leave the city. Don’t get us wrong; we love Boston. After all, it’s got …

18 Desserts to Use Up ALL That Zucchini

Whether you went a bit crazy at the farmers’ market or your tiny outdoor garden is flourishing like you didn’t expect, there’s a good chance you have more zucchini in the house than you know what to do with. Good thing there are <i>plenty</i> of amazing zucchini recipes that go *way* beyond zucchini boats. …

When the snow stops falling: the lesser-known pleasures of Hokkaidō

For most people, Hokkaidō is synonymous with snow and skiing, but Japan’s northernmost island is also a top destination in the warmer months: it’s a place to stretch your legs on epic hikes, train your eyes on distant horizons, indulge in world-class seafood, or just escape from the hot humidity of …

7 Places You Can't Miss If It's Your First Time In Paris

<b>A Bucket List For Paris Virgins</b><p>Two expat friends in Panama are planning their first-ever trip to Paris. They'll spend Christmas 2016 and New Year's 2017 in the City of Light.<p>What should they be sure to see and do, they've asked me...<p>In response to their question, here is a bucket list for Paris …

17 Vegetarian Recipes That Will Steal the Show at Your Next Cookout

When throwing a cookout, I'm as guilty as anyone of treating vegetables as an afterthought, while the meat gets the lion's share of my devotion. I'll scare up a quick slaw or skewer a few mushrooms or peppers, sure, but my focus will largely remain on the barbecued ribs or spatchcocked chicken. But …

The Top 10 Cocktail Bars In Tokyo

As a city that never sleeps and the kaleidoscopic capital of Japan, Tokyo’s energy is electrifying during both the day and night. A magnificent …

Japan

Our Favorite Lemon Bar Recipes

Usher in spring with classic tangy lemon squares. With a crisp crust and silky filling, they’re lovely with a glass of milk or cup of tea.

Food

Few Americans know about this mysterious, remote valley in southern Japan

The Japanese know the Iya Valley for its remoteness, alpine scenery and vine bridges and for being the fabled 12th-century refuge of the Heike clan. Americans are unlikely to know it at all, but if they do, it’s probably because of Alex Kerr.<p>At the tourist information office near Tokyo Station, I …

Japan

Tokyo's Best Restaurants, Bars and Foodie Travel Ideas

The misconception persists that everything in Tokyo is outrageously expensive, but the truth is you slurp noodles at a stand-up udon shop for less …

Japan

10 Reasons Why You're Going to Love Tokyo

At once surprisingly familiar and unbelievably exotic, Japan is, quite simply, one of the best places you will ever travel. It all starts with Tokyo, a city that's equal parts perplexing and alluring, a place built to thrill even the most jaded traveler. If you've never been, you're missing out and …

Wakayama, Japan: See fire festival and 10 other things | CNN Travel

CNN

8 big batch drinks for warm weather parties

The abundance of fruit available during the warmer months is scrumptious — especially when mixed with a bunch of alcohol.<p>"Big batches" are perfect …

Healthy Biscuit Recipes

These petite quick breads aren't difficult to master and always taste just right.<p>1 of 17<p>Healthy Biscuit Recipes<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 17<p>Biscuit Mix<p>3 of …

Breakfast

7-Day Diet Meal Plan to Lose Weight: 1,800 Calories

This 1,800-calorie meal plan is designed by EatingWell's registered dietitians and culinary experts to offer healthy and delicious meals for weight …

Local Experts

Over the weekend, Reddit user bibimbopbop proved just how helpful the good people of the internet can be when she posted that she forgot her passport …

Everything you need to know about seeing cherry blossom in Japan

They are swooned over during picnics. They are painstakingly painted. They are obsessed over in poems. They are cited as a symbol of the transient nature of life. And they are sprinkled on Starbucks lattes.<p>Welcome to Japan’s pink and modern world of cherry blossoms. It is impossible to think of …

Just Back From...Japan

Designer Olga Vilshenko took us on her recent tour of Tokyo and Nagano<p><b>Just Back From…</b> Japan<p><b>Trip Duration</b>: 2 weeks<p><b>Flight Plan</b>: We traveled business class onboard Aeroflot Airlines. I prefer comfortable clothes when traveling so I wore relaxed denim trousers and zipped hoodie jacket. I always pack a …

Photographer Captures Mysterious Snowmen in the Mountains of Japan

The ethereal beauty of Japan’s northern countryside may be less familiar than the excitement of cities like Tokyo, but anyone can appreciate Japanese …

Classic Alpine Village

Off Piste and Glurwein<p>The slope was steeper standing on the edge than I had remembered. A tumble would be painful. Definitely would not be good. My …

7 Things You Need to Do to Understand Japan

Do these things and you'll be on your way to really understanding Japan!<p><b>1. See a geisha (or maiko) perform</b><p>Daniel Bachler<p>The Japanese ideal of beauty and refinement, geisha perform traditional dance and are versed in Japanese musical instruments including the shamisen, shakuhachi and koto. They are …

Japan

Tsubara Tsubara, a true taste of Hokkaido

If you’re feeling a little frosty after a day on the slopes, Tsubara Tsubara is the perfect place to warm up. In fact, if you venture too far along …

Hokkaido

Mount Annupuri ski resort, Niseko Village, pulls out the stops on luxury - Features

<b>Niseko Village, the Malaysian-owned, award-winning ski resort, unveils its latest developments that will make it even more fun and luxurious.</b><p>It felt …

Skiing

Niseko Hanazono Resort Skiing & Snowboarding Review - Early morning blower pow, apres beers, sleep, repeat

<b>Published on</b> January 24th, 2015 | <i>by Japan Snowtrip Tips</i><p>0<p>Niseko Hanazono Resort Skiing & Snowboarding Review – Early morning blower pow, apres beers, …

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