Elaine Dion

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3 Great Websites for Free Public Domain Pictures to Use in Class

March 18, 2014<br>Below are three websites I am adding to the list of the best platforms for public domaine pictures. You can use these resources to …

Off the beaten track in Rome

From the Colosseum to the Sistine Chapel, Rome's headline acts need no introduction. But away from these historic crowd-pleasers, there are a host of lesser-known sights and neighbourhoods waiting to be discovered. Here's a selection of our favourites.<p>Chiesa di Santa Prassede<p>The interior of the …

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Hotel Regency - Florence, Italy Housed in a...

<b>Hotel Regency - Florence, Italy</b><p>Housed in a graceful 19th century mansion, right in the heart of Florence, the prestigious Hotel Regency brings a …

St George - Rome, Italy Snuggled in the heart of...

<b>St George - Rome, Italy</b><p>Snuggled in the heart of Rome’s captivating historic center, it’s no wonder St George Roma is the ideal base to explore the …

Castello di Spaltenna - Gaiole in Chianti, Italy ...

<b>Castello di Spaltenna - Gaiole in Chianti, Italy</b><p>There’s nothing more quintessentially Tuscan than staying in a historic castle surrounded by …

Crossing Condotti - Rome, Italy Only 50 meters...

<b>Crossing Condotti - Rome, Italy</b><p>Only 50 meters away from Piazza de Spagna, in the heart of beautiful Rome, lies the enchanting Crossing Condotti, an …

L'Albereta - Erbusco, Italy Named 2013’s Most...

<b>L'Albereta - Erbusco, Italy</b><p>Named 2013’s Most Excellent Hotel Spa by Conde Nast, L'Albereta Relais & Chateaux is an enchanting Renaissance property …

Icelandic Landscapes – Incredible Photography by Tony Prower

Tony Prower moved from England to Reykjavik, Iceland, where he gives photo tours and workshops that specialize in landscape and night photography. …

How American Airlines and Iceland Got Starring Roles in Ben Stiller's 'Walter Mitty'

American Airlines, Air Greenland, and Iceland all snagged a starring role in one of this winter’s most popular movies.<p>The <i>Secret of Life of Walter</i> …

Top 5 Things to Do in Philly With Kids

As the mother of two boys, it was only fitting to plan a trip to the City of Brotherly Love. Although enthusiastic renditions of "Yo, Adrian" would elicit blank stares ('Rocky who?') and they're too young to appreciate a gooey Philly cheese steak, Philadelphia is ideal for a weekend getaway and …

Amalfi Coast: What to Do, Where to Stay and What to Pack

<i>Positano seem from the Champagne Bar at Le Sirenuse. Photo: Pavia Rosati</i><p>Summer may be a distant memory, but we still have warm weather on the brain! Craving gorgeous vistas (other than our cubicle walls!) we turned to Pavia Rosati. Rosati founded Fathom and "been going to Italy since before [she] …

The Secret Recipe Club: Banana Bread Scones with Brown Sugar Glaze

Banana Bread Scones with Brown Sugar Glaze<p>The Secret Recipe Club: Banana Bread Scones with Brown Sugar Glaze<p><b>I know I say this will alarming</b> …

Baking Recipe: Seeded Whole Wheat Overnight Bread

Seeded Whole Wheat Overnight Bread<p>Makes 1 loaf<p>Adapted from <i>"Flour Water Salt Yeast" by</i> Ken Forkish<p>2 1/4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour<br>1 1/2 cups …

Building Flavors with Flours

<i>Every week, Shauna Ahern of Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef -- and Gluten-Free Girl Everyday -- will be sharing smart tips and smarter recipes that will please even the most devout gluten-eaters among us. Come one, come all -- we're going flourless.</i><p><i>Today: Start using whole grain and nut flours in</i> …

Bacon, Onion, and Cheddar Beer Bread Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Brunch: Bacon, Onion, and Cheddar Beer Bread</b><p>Ingredients4 slices bacon1 medium onion, finely chopped (about 1 cup)1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh thyme leaves3 cups (about 15 ounces) all-purpose flour1 1/2 tablespoons baking powderPinch of salt1 cup grated cheddar cheese1 (12 …

Mozzarella and Basil Bread

I tend to make a lot of dishes that involve tomatoes and basil during the summer, when my garden is full of fresh tomatoes. Caprese salad is one of …

Venice Sights

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This illustrated Travel Guide is a part of the Mobi Sights series, our concise guides that only feature the most essential information on city attractions. This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. Inside you …

The Kennedys: An American Dynasty

An archive of classic articles, photographs, and video from Vanity Fair.<p><b>Love on the Edge, by Christina Haag (April 2011)</b><p>Being John F. Kennedy Jr.’s girlfriend meant passion, excitement, and not a little danger, given the young scion’s appetite for risky adventures. In an excerpt from her memoir,</i> …

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Photos: John F. Kennedy's NASA Legacy

We Choose to Go to the Moon ...<p>Credit: NASA<p>President John F. Kennedy in his historic message to a joint session of the Congress, on May 25, 1961 …

Braving the 'Iron Ways': a beginner's guide to climbing Italy's Vie Ferrate

With their sculpted peaks, pinnacles and towers of rock, Italy’s eastern Dolomites are the most beautiful corner of the Alps. The architect Le Corbusier called the rocky amphitheatre ‘the most beautiful architecture in the world’, Unesco granted them world heritage status in 2009, and ever since …

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Top scenic drives around Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone’s famous landscape doesn’t suddenly end at the park fence. Enveloping the park kernel is a protective cushion of national forests and wilderness areas that offer almost as much scenic splendor as the park itself, but without the crowds and the entry fee. Heading to Yellowstone? See the …

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Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

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