Erin Tidball

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Our Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Be careful not to overbake these cookies so that they'll have a chewy texture. If you like gooey chocolate chips, microwave the cookies for a few seconds.

America's Best Hot Dogs (PHOTOS)

Crunchy. Spicy. Topped with chicharrones and kimchi. The latest Spanish-Asian fusion dish? Nope -- it's a hot dog. At least, that's how they make 'em at 4505 Meats in San Francisco.<p>The Zilla Dog is a far cry from the traditional franks that competitive eaters choke down each year at Coney Island's …

4 Must-Try Ice Cream Shops in New York City

<i>In a summer that turned up the heat early and threatens to get brutal before it’s over, New Yorkers are fortunate to be around at a very cool time</i> …

A Tour of the U.S. City That Made Street Food Stalls a Tourist Attraction

The chap we’re meeting is unmissable: he’s tall, rangy, in laid-back clothing that’s typical for Portland, and in possession of a heroic set of …

Great places to stay on the world's loveliest islands

Don’t waste precious travel time dragging your flip-flopped feet to the beach. We’ve rounded up ten places to stay on some of the world’s most beautiful islands – and they’re all a stone’s throw from the beach. Best of all, you don’t need to sell your granny to enjoy an island getaway, we’ve picked …

Beaches

The Greek Islands Are Calling You. Here's Where To Go.

So you want to take a trip to the good ole Greek islands, and we can't fault you. But there are nearly 6,000 of them scattered around so finding what's right for you can be tricky.<p>But hark! We've done some organizing for you to help whittle down the choices based on the type of vacation you're …

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3 Breakfast Taco Recipes You'll Definitely Want to Make

Our test kitchen created three breakfast taco recipes. From chorizo and sweet potato to poblanos and queso fresco, here's how they're making our mornings better—and tastier.<p>Listen, we love tacos. We love them for lunch, we love them for dinner, and we especially love them for late-night snacks. We …

Our Guide to Hawaii’s Most Beautiful Island

Hawaii's most beautiful island is probably one you've never heard of. Located just east of Oahu, Molokai offers an untamed look at the state’s natural charms, including pristine beaches, clear water, and, best of all, uninterrupted solitude. Read our guide to the place, then go book a trip.<p>There …

21 Best Beaches in the World

Travel<p>Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents …

A guide to the eateries of Spain

Restaurants have been a part of Spanish culture for centuries. Indeed Spain is home to the oldest surviving restaurant in the world. According to the Guinness book that would be Sobrino de Botín (established 1725) just off Plaza Mayor in Madrid. Botín is merely the oldest and you’ll find many other …

Guide Books

Exploring Japan’s subtropical Ogasawara Islands

Pristine beaches, star-studded night skies, searing sunsets and whales splashing in tropical waters are not the usual things to expect on a trip to Japan. But venture about 1000km south of downtown Tokyo and that’s exactly what you’ll find.<p>The recently designated World Heritage Ogasawara …

One Bridge, Two Knockout Breakfast Sandwiches

Dimes, a bright, cozy café on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, makes one satisfying breakfast sandwich. As small h describes it on Chowhound, it’s got …

Breakfast

Bourdain on Mexico

On his personal Tumblr, <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> offers some thoughts to accompany the upcoming <i>Parts Unknown</i> Mexico episode: "As much as we think we know and love it, we have barely scratched the surface of what Mexican food really is. It is NOT melted cheese over a tortilla chip ... It could be, should be,</b> …

20 Gorgeous Seaside Towns In Italy

Have you ever been to Rome in August and wondered where all the locals are? The truth is that they're likely in one of these towns, as Italians in major cities make a mass exodus toward the coast every summer. Many of the well-known beaches get crowded or too touristy, but this list also includes …

Italy

Where to Go When You Want to Do Nothing

There are a million ways to travel these days. You can choose to give back, booking a trip that involves rolling up your sleeves and volunteering. You can choose to be adventurous, filling your days with hikes, bungees and ziplines.<p>Or, you can choose to do a whole lot of nothing.<p>Sometimes the best …

See the most popular travel images from April: http://on.natgeo.com/1u8Uryg Pictured here, Manarola, Italy. Photograph by Francesco Riccardo Iacomino, National Geographic Your Shot

Travel Tips From Nat Geo Staffers

Becoming a travel pro takes time<b>—</b>and lots of trial and error<b>—</b>but it’s not cheating to learn from the experiences of others. The folks at Nat Geo Travel know that as much as anyone. And while we have a lot of road miles under our belts, we’re students of the world, too.<p>Here’s what we’ve learned so …

Letter from Kyoto: Cherry Blossoms in Old Japan

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I’m sitting on a <i>tatami</i> mat in my traditional inn, drinking a celebratory Kirin beer and gazing at the full moon though the cherry blossom boughs that arc over the <i>ryokan</i>’s entrance. I feel like a character in a haiku.<p>It’s the end of a glorious two-week immersion in Old Japan. …

5 Amazing Bali Hotels Under $100

<i>Photo and article by Milda Ratkelyte, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>Known as The Island of the Gods, Bali is Indonesia's most popular tourist destination. Once a secret of surfers, Bali has now become one of the world's biggest tourism hubs. From its wave-pounded coastline of dramatic cliffs and …

Budget Travel

Ranked: America's Best Food Cities

<i>Originally posted on CNTraveler.com</i><p>Travelers love to eat. That's why, every year in our Readers' Choice Survey, we ask our readers to rate the U.S. cities that have the best restaurants. This year, we were surprised by some of the winners in our Top 20. We think you will be too. Agree with their …

Condé Nast

Do look down! The world's best skywalks – in pictures

As Canada's Glacier Skywalk opens, offering amazing views over Jasper national park, we take a look at the best skywalks around the world<p><b>Share your skywalk experiences in the comments below</b>

8 Foods That Fight Back; Guide to NYC Burger Styles

· 8 Foods That Fight Back [Modern Farmer]<br>· A Complete Guide to New York City Hamburger Styles [Eater NY]<br>· China Discouraging Rare-Animal Eating with Threat of Jail [Guardian]<br>· Dominique Crenn on Her First Day at Stars [MADFeed]<br>· A Chef's Night Out with Erik Anderson [Vice]<br>· Jon Favreau Cooks a …