Julie Romey

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Visit the North Cape in Norway

The North Cape in Norway in northern Scandinavia's most popular travel destination — and for good reason. The North Cape is a monumental natural …

European Travel

How to Fly the World’s Best Business Class for Less Than Coach

On such airlines as Emirates and Singapore, you have to book into lavish first-class cabins to get enclosed suites, made-to-order meals, and …

British Airways

Ready for Vacation? Here’s the Best Tech for Trip Planning

Smartphone? Check. Spare battery? Check. Power cables? Check. After deciding which gadgets to pack for your summer vacation, you can move on to the harder — and more fun — part: planning what you are going to do.<p>Flipping through printed travel guides and paper maps is passé. Tech tools are far more …

Apps

Take the first guided walking tour of Nashville’s Music Row

Nashville’s culture is inextricable from its musical history, and now for the first time travellers can take a guided walking tour through the centre of the industry that defines the city.<p>Nashville’s legendary Music Row can be explored on new tours from the National Trust for Historic Preservation, …

Walking Tours

Growing Rose of Sharon & Other Hardy Hibiscus Flowers

These pink rose of Sharon flowers have a deeper colored eye. Photo by: kim gyu sik / Shutterstock.com.<p>Photo by: LensTravel / Shutterstock.com.<p>When …

Plants

Things to Avoid While in Norway

By knowing the subtle cultural differences, you will understand what not to do when visiting Norway, and why. Norwegians are known to appear aloof to …

Norway

Driving Tour of Northern Italy

From the winding streets along the shores of Lake Como to the mountain byways of the snowcapped Alps, this three-day driving itinerary takes you down …

Italy

Heading to Athens, Greece? Book the Small-Group Culinary Walking Tour

Good morning from Athens, Greece (or as the Greeks would say "Καλημέρα από Αθήνα, Ελλάδα). I am writing to you from the InterContinental Athenaeum …

European Travel

Seven NYC Tours Every Visitor (and Local) Should Take

All of those who have visited know the avenues and alleys of New York City are made for walking.<p>Walt Whitman may have loved his leaves of grass, but …

New York City

Italy's Best-Kept Secret Isn't What You Think

A guide to the uncharted region that's breaking out in its own right.<p>From the winding cliffs of the Amalfi Coast to the rolling Tuscan hills and …

Italy

'Little Fires Everywhere' is a beautiful novel that takes you places you'll never expect to go

In Celeste Ng's second novel <i>Little Fires Everywhere</i>, we're introduced to two families: the Richardsons and the Warrens.<p>On the surface, the …

The Best True Crime Books I Have Ever Read

The best true crime books are the ones that leave you feeling a multitude of ways. You may feel disgusted, nauseous, indifferent, torpid, or even …

Portugal's Highlights: A Road Trip from Top to Bottom

By Arjun Venkatesh<p>A road trip through Portugal with its historical monuments, gastronomical indulgences, and generous hospitality, is a celebration …

European Travel

St. Lucia Travel Guide

The charms of St. Lucia begin with the island's dramatic scenery, from the twin Pitons -– the island's conical seaside mountains –- to a simmering …

A Beginner's Guide to Motor Homes

A motor home is an all-inclusive way to travel with your bed, living room, kitchen—even bathroom. You can tour the country and park overnight with …

25 Places Every Serious Traveller Should Have On Their Bucket List

Sometimes, the crowds of tourists are worth it.<p><i>An earlier version of this post had an incorrect image for the Plaza De España. Sorry!</i>

Fans That Cool Like Air Conditioners

Air conditioners are great, but they aren't for everyone. Whether your space can't accommodate one or you want to save money on a more …

The Fashion Stores Where I Secretly Buy All My Home Décor

We all have our favorite décor stores: From West Elm to IKEA, we know that no matter what we're looking for, we're bound to find a great option (or …

Here’s How To Cancel or Change Any Plane Ticket For Free

It’s happened to everyone—you buy plane tickets to visit a college friend in Houston or for a girls’ weekend in Charleston and a few hours after …

The 11 Best Castles to Visit in Ireland

An unofficial count estimates that Ireland has more than 1,000 castles. Scattered throughout the country, most of the medieval castles were built as …

17 Fantastic Memoirs We Think You'll Love

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Books

The 7-Day Mediterranean Diet Meal Plan Experts Think Everyone Should Follow

It's praised as one of the best diets you can follow, so here's a go-to guide to help you get started.<p>The keto diet and Whole30 may be getting their …

Where to buy midcentury furniture, according to Curbed readers

Jot these down<p>Here at Curbed, we’re hooked on all things midcentury modern, from gorgeous home tours of 1950s time capsules to how developers are building “new” midcentury homes.<p>Readers love the style too, which is why we started a community group on Facebook dedicated to gushing over midcentury …

6 reasons why you should visit Portugal in 2018 | Travel Feature

Portugal is less than three hours’ flight time from the UK, while flights from the US are generally available for under $500. Moreover, once you get …

66 Things You Can Grow At Home In Containers

Growing your own food is exciting, not only because you get to see things grow from nothing into ready-to-eat fruits and veggies, but you also don’t …

27 tips, tricks and hacks for creating your very first vegetable garden

Oh, vegetable planting time! Tomatoes, cucumbers, pumpkin, basil and other delicious summer edibles can all be planted now.<p>If you are building your first vegetable garden, here are some tips for success:<p><b>1.</b> Put the garden near your kitchen door. That might not be the most attractive spot for it, but …

10 Low-Maintenance Outdoor Plants That Will Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

At this time of year, many of us are starting to spruce up our homes for the season, both inside and out. Besides bringing flowers and fresh foliage …

How to Paint a Dining Table - Furniture - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

Painted Furniture: How to Prep, Paint and Seal a Dining Table ← Back to article<p>Painted Furniture: How to Prep, Paint and Seal a Dining Table<p>How to …

11 Must-pack Items, According to Full-time Travel Writers

As a travel journalist, I often feel I've hit the career jackpot. I travel as often as my passport allows — 28 countries and counting! — and I’m able …

Travel