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Best Job In The World? A Company Is Offering Two People The Chance To Travel Europe For 6 Months, All Expenses Paid

Courtesy: Busabout<p>If you love to travel, but especially love to travel for free, the opportunity offered by Busabout may be just for you! The company …

Half-cruise, half-cargo ships provide authenticity in place of cocktails and casinos

No one would call the Aranui 5 a thing of beauty. Half cruise ship and half freighter, it has a cockeyed profile that only its maker could love.<p>It may not look like much, but it manages to sail to some of the most beautiful islands in the world.<p>The Aranui navigates the waters of French Polynesia, …

The Best Pizza in New York City, According to Top Chefs

If it’s possible, pizza is more popular than ever. And not just with diners; some of the world’s best and most notable chefs have their own favorites …

Never get a speeding ticket again with TrapTap

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Airfare hacks: 5 ways to fly for less | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — This article was originally published in September 2016.<p>(CNN) — Frequent fliers know that in the competitive world of modern airlines, it takes a skilled player to spot the good deals among the gimmicks.<p>In this episode of Business Traveller, we meet with bloggers and aviation …

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These 1-Pot Pasta Recipes Are the Answer to Quick and Easy Dinner

Does dinner get any easier than one-pot pasta? When you need to throw dinner together in a matter of minutes, turn to any of these 27 recipes where every single thing is cooked in the same pot as the pasta. There's sure to be a recipe that speaks to you, from one-pot tomato basil pasta to one-pot …

Exploring the world with your smartphone - 9 extremely useful apps for the savvy traveller

We live in a digital age where we explore the world with our smartphones. So it makes sense that instead of parting with cash to buy language dictionaries and tourist guide books, we would rather download a selection of helpful apps and save space in our suitcases before we go away on holiday. And …

Top 10: the best luxury hotels in Venice

An insider's guide to the best luxury hotels in Venice, from Renaissance-era palazzos with lagoon views to stylish modern boutiques and sprawling five-star resorts, including the top places to stay for fine dining, romantic bedrooms and destination spas, near Piazza San Marco, the Grand Canal and …

This kitchen gadget will revolutionize your grilling game

Sous vide, the cooking technique that high-end chefs use to deliver juicy rare steak and perfectly cooked fish at restaurants, has come home.<p>The method, which means “under vacuum” in French but has come to refer to a broader approach to low-temperature cooking, is already ubiquitous in luxury …

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50 Photos of Bono Being Bono-y

Rooftop parties and so much hair.<p>A look at what life is like when you're someone who does things his own way. Here's to you, Paul Hewson, aka Bono.

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Buy Enough Points for Any Wyndham Hotel for $150 on Monday

The second of five weeks of Daily Getaway deals are kicking off on Monday at 1PM Eastern. These various travel deals range from blocks of hotel …

Yes, This Giant Sand Dune Is Surprisingly Located in France

<b>La Dune du Pilat: France's second most-visited-natural-monument-you-never-heard-of.</b><p>Am I on planet Mars? Imagine the large dunes of Africa and the hot sand of deserts of the World. Well, here you are: the giant dune of France, the largest one in Europe has been a strange phenomenon from day one. …

Uruguay: 10 reasons to visit a South American treasure | CNN Travel

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Make-Ahead Brown Butter is Better

<i>The holidays call for a boatload of butter, so we paired up with Organic Valley to share how to make a stockpile of its nuttier cousin.</i><p>Brown butter is the prima ballerina of butters. It tiptoes onto the stage and everyone's like, "Whoa, look at that. Look at <i>that</i>." Brown butter is a hole-in-one. …

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America's 50 Best Steakhouses 2015

<i>Photo Credit: Ravi Bangaroo</i><p>Love a good steak? Then these shrines to meat should be on your list.<p>From grand Las Vegas carnivore temples helmed by world-famous chefs to old-school Middle-American chophouses where a ribeye is preceded by a visit to the salad bar, from clubby Chicago dining rooms …

How to Make Hawaiian Sweet Rolls for the Best Thanksgiving Leftovers Sandwiches

We've partnered with the mad food scientists at ChefSteps to bring their hyper-inventive cooking videos to F&W readers.<p>There’s nothing quite like …

This May Be The Best Carry-On Suitcase Idea We've EVER Seen

You can ride it!<p>When it comes to carry-on bags, expert travelers know the average duffel simply will not do. With airlines periodically cracking down on carry-on requirements and passengers shaming others for exceeding the bag size limit, it's crucial to maximize every inch of suitcase space …

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An Argentinian village was submerged in floodwaters 30 years ago — and now the ghost town has finally emerged

On the lake's eastern shore, some 300 miles from Buenos Aires, the ruins of Villa Epecuén rise from the brackish water, bleached white by the salt and sun.<p>Three decades ago, the town was a thriving resort, home to nearly 2,000 people and more than 20,000 tourists a year who sought the village's …

Absinthe Used to Be Malaria Medicine: The Secret Medical History of Cocktails

Créme de menthe settled rebellious stomachs and absinthe fended off malaria. This is the secret medical history of the speakeasy cocktails we've come to know and love.<p>"We don't create cocktails now to cure venereal diseases or to relieve gout, but there's that history there," says <b>Matthew Rowley</b>, …

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The five best deals from Dell's Black Friday sale

Leaked images reveal some great deals that may be in store from Dell this Black Friday.<p>Black Friday is here, with a deluge of deals and limited-time offers. Scanned images of what's purported to be Dell's upcoming Black Friday promotion have emerged, and -- if the leak is accurate -- there are …

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22 Vacations Under $100/Night

It's our favorite time of the year: shoulder season! From the beautiful beaches of Hawaii to the posh streets of Paris, here are 22 vacations that …

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Should You Really Only Cook With Wine You'd Drink? The Truth About Cooking With Wine

People often say to only cook with a wine you'd be willing to drink. Is that true? Does it really matter what kind of wine I use for cooking?<p>Why does wine cause us so much anxiety? Whether choosing a bottle from the list at a fancy restaurant, or deciding which one to pour into a braise, we can't …