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7 Reasons Why You Can’t Afford to Skip Instagram Stories

Instagram as a platform has always been high-engaging and a priority for many businesses, but it’s become even more important since Facebook Zero has …

Brilliant burger recipes

Creating a Burger Project burger is pretty straightforward according to creator Neil Perry: it comes down to using quality ingredients.<p>"At Burger …

'Why did Elizabeth I happen?': Philomena Cunk's 10 funniest moments

Philomena Cunk is back on television, effing the ineffable as she ponders the great questions. Questions such as "What is clocks?", "Who was Churchill?" and "Why did Elizabeth I happen?"<p>Diane Morgan's comic alter ego doesn't just skewer dimwitted documentary presenters and TV talking heads – she …

Omar Allibhoy’s recipe for cauliflower with garlic, vinegar and capers

This cauliflower dish is one I often cook at home: it is simple, light, fresh and full of flavour – the Spanish version of a Chinese stir-fry. My cooking is inspired by growing up in Spain; I learned how to make this dish at my aunt’s house in Madrid. I’m looking at putting it on the spring menu in …

Recipes

The Most Stunning Beaches in Italy

It’s unfair, really -- some places catch all the breaks. Italy is blessed with not just ski-ready snow-capped mountains and cypress-lined valleys …

Italy

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

The Best Japanese Whisky: A Guide for the Thirsty and Curious

What to expect, what to buy, and how to drink it.<p>It’s hard to imagine a category of spirit more hyped by today’s cool-kid drinkers than Japanese whisky. (And yes, you spell it without the “e”.) But until as recently as 2015, whiskey fans were much more likely to reach for a peaty Scotch or robust, …

Whiskey

This comedian's collection of top golfer impressions is phenomenal

Move over, Frank Caliendo, and make way for Conor Moore. As the Masters approaches, the Irish impressionist whipped up a video in which he imitates 11 different golfers (plus Butch Harmon) in only two minutes. And we're not exaggerating when we say it's bloody brilliant. Check it out.<p>As you can …

France's wine theme park is like Disneyland for adults

Admission includes a glass of wine.<p><b>Close your eyes, and picture your happy place. If you're surrounded by bottles and bottles of good wine with a glass in hand, then good news: That figment of your imagination actually exists.</b><p>It's called La Cité du Vin — The City of Wine — and you'll find it in …

Walt Disney Company

The 2016 Bordeaux vintage makes up for everything bad the French ever did

Many experts say it’s one of the greatest of all time. Those who disagree say it’s THE greatest<p>‘That sweet enemy, France.’ It takes a poet to summarise centuries of military and diplomatic history. On a prosaic level, if we consider Anglo-French relations over many centuries, all the evidence …

Okinoshima: The sacred Japanese island that women are banned from visiting

The tiny, remote Japanese island of Okinoshima is a treasure trove of 80,000 offerings to Shinto sea gods, from beads to swords. But only men can see …

13 Extremely Weird Things Only People from Utah Do

<i>Most of these things I didn't even know were weird!</i><p><i>Heads up: quite a few of these weird quirks are things influenced by the heavy Mormon population.</i> …

Oaxaca travel: 6 ways you'll love this Mexican state | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Cancun and Cabo are great -- sand, sun, surf. But if you want true Mexican culture, you have to leave the bikinis behind.<p>Consider the artsy, ancient, high-altitude city of Oaxaca (pronounced "wah-HAH-kah") in the southwestern part of Mexico. It's difficult to spell, but easy to love.<p>In the …

Best Trips 2015 Pictures: Maramureș, Romania

This scenic section of northwest Romania—one of our Best Trips 2014—is as culturally rich as it is remote.

Travel Photography

16 Chicken Dishes to Convince You to Get Some Crispy Skin in the Game

Let these 16 crispy-on-the-outside, juicy-on-the-inside recipes convince you that skin-on chicken is the best there is.<p><b>Want to start making the best chicken dinners of your life?</b> Quit buying skinless. Now, we're not hating on any particular chicken dishes—we really love them all. But we want these …

Stop Kidding Yourself. A Classic Car Is (Almost) Never a Good Investment

A Ferrari 365 from 1972 is expected to fetch somewhere around $450,000 during the annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Monterey, Calif. this …

MH370 Search: Plane Window Found on Reunion, Malaysia Minister Says

More aircraft debris, including a plane window, has been collected from the Indian Ocean island of Reunion, Malaysia's transport minister said Thursday.<p>Liow Tiong Lai's remarks came after Malaysian authorities said a wing fragment found on the same island came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight …

The one item every beer enthusiast should own

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon In case you're unfamiliar with the term, a growler is an airtight vessel that's used for transporting beer from one place to …

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

European Travel

9 Street Foods In London That Will Change Your Life

Street food, while at times can be dodgy, is some of the best food you can ever get when it's done right. You just need to go to the right spots to …

South Bank

Science has created the perfect tomato — but grocery stores refuse to sell it

The Garden Gem won't bruise during shipping, it resists many of the major diseases that regularly decimate tomato crops, and it is a flesh-producing powerhouse, turning out up to 22 pounds of tomatoes per plant, which is as productive as the best modern cultivars.<p>But there is one aspect in which …

This Video Shows You How to Cook a Perfect Looking Fried Egg

There are a lot of approaches to cooking a good fried egg, but this method will make your egg look so good, you’ll think it came right out of a …

Breakfast

HugeDomains.com - HomesCooking.com is for sale (Homes Cooking)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Skinny spice: how Indian food got healthy

Wake up and smell the cardamom: Indian food is changing. There are still plenty of places serving up rogan josh glistening with ghee and jalebi swimming in syrup, but a new breed of young chefs has taken the standard curry house menu and given it a healthy twist. Think fresh chutneys, vibrant …

Kvarner Bay: Croatia's best-kept secret

Perfumed gardens, uninhabited islands, champagne from the sea and dolphins – Captain Branko’s introductory talk mentioned them all.<p>“Welcome to the Kvarner Bay,” beamed Capt Branko. “Trust me, it’s Croatia’s best kept secret.”<p>Croatia itself is no longer a secret – according to the tourist board …

How to Make Beef Bacon at Home

One of the greatest carnivore revelations I've tasted in the past year is—first at Certified Angus Beef HQ in Wooster, Ohio, and again, later, over lunch in New York City with noted beef expert Chef Michael Ollier last month—beef bacon. Yes—bacon, but instead of pork (or slim-line turkey), made …

Cooking

Mixing Graffiti With Trees

FAO vegetarians: Scientists have discovered a seaweed that tastes like bacon

For vegetarians who occasionally crave the taste of meat, it's usually the smell of bacon cooking that's the most difficult to resist.<p>But soon they …

Haneda Airport Tilt Shift and Time Lapse

In pictures: the world's best steak restaurants