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Living in: The world’s most visited cities

What is it like to live in a place known for its sights… and crowds? Residents of 2014’s most visited cities spill how they find solitude – and why they love living there anyway.<p>The same attractions that prompt people to love visiting a city – top-ranked restaurants, vibrant nightlife, diverse …

France

Tour Montparnasse Has A Better View Than The Eiffel Tower... Because It's A View Of The Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower observation deck sees a horde of almost seven million tourists every year. Wait times average two hours (for the <i>first</i> elevator), and it's not uncommon to kill a whole day just trying to snag a view of Paris from above.<p>So why has nobody told us there is a BETTER view two miles away, …

Paris, the city of food, still delights

I’d read here and there about a new wave in French cooking.<p>Young chefs in Paris, like those in New York and, say, Kansas City, in recent years have …

How to Plan for a Delightful Dining Experience on Your Next Trip to Paris

People travel to Paris for a variety of different reasons, ranging from business trips to summer vacation. Whatever your reason for making the trip, …

Strolling Through Paris, Part II: A Tour of Central Paris’ Historic Towers

<i>The Seine</i><p>The most famous tower in Paris is certainly the Eiffel Tower. Beautiful as it may be, the masses of visitors in the summer are overwhelming. …

Paris Cafés: Café Marlette

Posted in our foodie fave<p>photos by Alice Ngo unless indicated<p>You might have heard of Marlette, the trendy culinary brand originating from île de Ré …

Gerard Mulot Tea Room : Dainty Delicacies

After my pastry splurge at Le Meurice, I was having a bout of craving for more cream! Now that I can magically eat dairy again, I have been going …

The 12 worst things to do in Paris

<b>1. Going to the Champs-Élysées</b><p>Beloved by hordes of prattling foreign teenagers, Parisian are careful to avoid this thoroughfare - and with good reason. Full of international chains and overpriced restaurants selling dreadful food, as well as car show rooms and the Paris headquarters of Iran Air, it …

Hidden In France

I've been meaning to do this for a long time, so here it is, Ta-dah! My list of Parisian eating places.<p>(rooftop restaurant above the Printempts)<p>This …

Eating on the go: five spot around Montmartre

Share<p>Comment<p>Eating on the go: five spots around Montmartre<p>August 4, 2014 By Tuong-An Huynh | Paris, France<p><b>The Sacré Cœur overlooks the</b> <b>Parisian</b> …

How the (Homemade) Sausage Is Made

It seems daunting, but yes, you can make sausage at home. Here's everything you need to know to take on this rewarding project<p><b>I don’t believe in magic</b>, but I believe in sausage. Grind cheap, less popular meat, season the heck out of it, pack it into a tube, and voilà—links way more delicious and …

4 Ways to Make Corn Bread Even Better

Here, a variety of delicious things to add to corn bread to make it even better.<p>This week’s Mad Genius Tips video reveals the easy, mess-free way to …

70 Cities You Can Visit on the Cheap If You Know When to Go

© Bastos - Fotolia.com<p>You can save $193 a night on your next vacation to Miami Beach by simply traveling in September instead of March. It's that easy!<p>Hotel search trivago.com analyzed the average price per night for hotels in 70 of the world's most popular cities over the past year and found that …

Miami Beach

Kathrin’s Helsinki

<b>Kathrin Deter</b> moved to <b>Helsinki</b> from Luxembourg in 2010 for what she thought would be a short exchange program. But the Finnish capital stole her heart, and the move quickly became permanent. Not one to look back, Kathrin now she spends her days writing about her newly adopted city for Spotted by …