Karen Shilling

26 Flips | 5 Magazines | 13 Likes | @KarenShilling | Keep up with Karen Shilling on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Karen Shilling”

The 60 greatest train journeys for 2018

The best train journey I’ve ever done? Tricky. In terms of sheer pinch-me-is-this-for-real wow-factor, it has to be the Trans-Mongolian, a journey of truly epic proportions. In my case it involved four days of travelling between Moscow and Lake Baikal on the traditional Trans-Siberian before …

Trains

The Easiest Way to Make Candied Nuts Is With Your Slow Cooker

Candied nuts are one of those things that are equal parts treat and snack, and are just at home in a bowl of ice cream as the are in a salad. Their …

Slow Cookers

What Is Aquafaba? - Chowhound

<i>Aquafaba</i> almost sounds like something you’d say to cast a spell. Fitting, because some consider this a miracle ingredient. But what is it? Chickpea …

12 Tips for Taking Gorgeous Nighttime Photos

Take Beautiful, One-of-a-Kind Night Shots<p>Taking pictures at night can be an intimidating prospect, but there's no need to pack up your camera when …

How to shoot urban landscapes during the ‘blue hour’

<b>Award-winning photographer Matt Parry offers tips for getting the best from cityscapes and how to make the most of 'blue hour' light</b><p>Millions of …

Landscape Photography

Underrated Mediterranean Destinations to Visit Right Now

Travel<p>Dive deeper into this remarkable region.<p>Rome and Barcelona certainly have their charms. But, the two cities are also perfect starting points to dive into the other cultures and communities along the Mediterranean Sea, where there’s so much to discover. For travelers ready to explore around …

Hubble at 25: the best images from the space telescope - in pictures

As the Hubble space telescope gets ready to celebrate 25 years since its launch, we look back at some of the iconic images it has produced

Hubble Space Telescope

How Diffraction Can Affect Your Photos (And What to Do About It)

It is something many a landscape photographer will be aware of, but many others may not. Diffraction is an obscure effect but one we should all be …

Camera Modes Explained

If you’re just learning about your camera, then chances are you’ve taken a look at the top of your camera only to become immediately confused. …

Pair Tea And Cheese To Discover Unique Third Flavor

People have launched culinary careers based on their knowledge of which wine pairs well with a particular cheese, because people love cheese and wine …

The Best Cheese Shops in Paris

From Camembert to Comté, there are hundreds of French cheeses. Each region has a specialty, but you’ll find them all at these top fromageries in Paris.

The perfect cheese board with Daylesford - The Intrepid Curator

Rounding off a simple meal, whether a family supper or a casual dinner with friends and guests, shouldn’t be a hassle for the host or the cook. …

A Brief Guide to Great Stinky Cheeses

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Stinky cheese. The kind your grandparents ate. The kind you imagine Altoid-averse French nationals slathering on a baguette. You're hesitant, but you're also intrigued—surely these odoriferous specimens must have …