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Rick Steves: What’s new in Britain and Ireland for 2018

England, Scotland and Ireland are earnestly improving tourism infrastructures for 2018, adding worthwhile exhibits to well-known sights and investing in new experiences for travelers. Read up on these latest developments to make the most of your time in the isles.<p>Major changes are taking place at …

Ireland

ButterflyVPN is a router that unlocks the internet on-the-go

A limited internet doesn’t make sense, right? It seems like a contradictory idea, but in many places it is. Some countries restrict access to certain websites, and often services we know and love are not available in these markets. It’s a bummer, but there are ways to go around these digital …

14 Homemade Pasta Recipes to Make for Your Weekend Date Night

There’s a reason why that iconic spaghetti scene in <i>Lady and the Tramp</i> is so romantic. The al fresco dining situation and the Italian serenade are part of it, but it’s mainly because of the long strand of pasta that leads their snouts to meet. So when it comes to hosting your own date night, look to …

Cooking

How to Get Global Entry for Kids

Kids

10 Awesome Bloggers Share Their Favorite One-Pot Recipes

We're fully on board with the one-pot phenomenon here at Kitchn. These low-effort, high-reward meals are always greater than the sum of their …

Cooking

5 Bike Cases That Evade the Airline Bike Fee

As long as you're willing to do some disassembly, these soft cases can justify their costs after just a few flights<p>Until that wondrous day when airlines start offering roll-on service (don’t wait up), flying with a bike will always be a hassle. Whether you’re on the racing circuit, trying to reach …

Flying

5 Easiest Places For The Novice International Traveler

Travel is awesome. See cool things, meet new people, eat amazing foods. I’ve spoken to a lot of people who want to travel, but were worried since they’ve never left the country. To them (and you, if you’re still reading), have no fear. People are friendly everywhere.<p>To make it a little easier, I’ve …

European Travel

7 reasons why airlines can bump you

Most of us realize we need to be on our best behavior while traveling by air. Gate crews and flight attendants are particularly concerned about the possibility of a petulant passenger going off the rails. But you might not realize that airlines are empowered to bump you from your flight or your …

Deal Alert: Fly To Paris for $492 Roundtrip from the US - Points Miles & Martinis

Looking to head to Europe this year without spending a whole lot of money? Then, LOT has got you covered with flights starting at <b>$492 between either</b> …

Flying

Sunset quality forecasting

Forget temperature and rain weather forecasts. I want to know when the sunset will look really good in a picture. Good thing SunsetWx now exists. It …

Landscape Photography

Ultimate Nature Adventure: New Zealand

There are destinations that challenge your intellect: India, with its intense mix of 21st century advances and Middle Age poverty; Berlin, in constant dialogue with an impossible past; Rome or St. Petersburg, with their troves of art treasures. New Zealand is a different type of place. That is not …

New Zealand

Family Camping Checklist

It must be the age that our kids are but as I’ve been talking with friends who have children of a similar age there is a theme that at some point …

Snacks

In search of London's lost rivers

While the Thames is well known, at least five waterways have disappeared under the city’s pavement over time, becoming watery ghosts whose rumbling waters can still be heard.<p>At the bend of Ray Street in north London’s Clerkenwell area, a group of people were kneeling down next to a drain grill. …

England

A first of its kind luxury glamping hotel right in the center of Melbourne -

Melbourne

Kayak set to display HomeAway vacation rental inventory by year's end

Vacation rental behemoth HomeAway has inked a deal with Priceline Group’s KAYAK which will make HomeAway’s vacation rental inventory available on the …

Hospitality

10 incredible experiences you can have for free around the globe

THE WORLD CAN BE AN EXPENSIVE PLACE. And between paying for flights, hotels, and just feeding yourself on a daily basis, traveling the world can get</i> …

Sistine Chapel

Travel Packing List - Your Complete Guide to a Smart Journey

A good travel packing list is an essential start to travel like a pro. We provide the most complete vacation packing list for a smart journey.

What social media says about the future of travel

Airbnb is dominating social media discussions, according to a language analysis by Crimson Hexagon on how social media indicates travel trends in the …

Why Airlines Can’t Win With In-Flight Wi-Fi

Five hours into my United flight from San Francisco to Beijing, I’m only one hour into my streaming in-flight movie.<p>The wireless connection serving …

National Geographic Travel

A Step-By-Step Guide to the Flakiest, Butteriest Pie Crust You'll Ever Make

No machines required for the best damn all-butter pie crust you've ever made. Ready?<p><b>We're doing this old-school,</b> with a hands-only, machine-free, blow-your-mind technique for the best damn all-butter pie crust. It's got flakiness to rival a croissant's, a texture so tender it shatters under the …

Baking

Cook This for Your Vegan on Valentine's Day

In the U.S., every major holiday has a food tie-in. Thanksgiving has the turkey, Halloween has its candy fetish, and Valentine's day has a corner table in a dimly lit restaurant with an overpriced menu. Whether you loathe or love Hallmark's heart-shaped holiday, Valentine's Day is one of the …

Onions

Exposure Bracketing: What Every Good Photographer Should Know

There aren’t many sure things in life. No matter how diligently we plan, regardless of how much effort we put forth, there are simply going to be …

7 Creative Photography Tricks to Achieve Amazing Results

Whether you’re a beginner in photography or pursue it as a hobby, we're pretty sure you’re always eager to learn some interesting tricks that will …

Macro Photography

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Easily Replace The Sky in Your Photos Using The Gradient Tool

In my previous article, I talked about how powerful luminosity masks are in blending multiple exposures. However, using the same exposures as last …

Tutorials