Kristin Fore

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5 Overhyped Tourist Destinations, and Where to Go Instead

<i>By Alex Schechter</i><p>Whether it's a packed cruise ship unloading throngs of boisterous passengers, or a mob of thirty college students tearing through town, an excess of tourists can make a destination go from in-demand to insufferable, just like that. Consider avoiding these played-out locales and …

Dreaming of My 2014 Travels: Florence

In May I'll give myself a little vacation. This year, I'm booked on our Best of Europe in 21 Days Tour--the same route I drove in my minibus back in the 1970s and 1980s. It collects Europe's greatest hits into an amazing three-week journey.<p>Of all our tour itineraries, a consistent best seller is …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

The School From the X-Men Movies Is Actually Canada's Most Haunted Castle

Hatley Castle is one of the most beautiful and haunted places in all of Canada. The breathtaking Edwardian castle and gardens were built in 1908 by James Dunsmuir, former premier and lieutenant governor of British Columbia. It was used as a family home, and named Hatley Park.<p>Spooky stuff began to …

7 iconic American road trip routes to hit this summer

THERE ARE OVER 160,000 MILES of highway in the United States. When you’re setting out on your road trip this summer, you could certainly just pick a …

Why You Shouldn't Forget About This Insanely Cool Underwater Museum

Instead of diving into an endless train wreck of shots, spring breakers and shallow hotel pools, why not try jumping into the cool blue waters off the coast of Isla Mujeres the next time you're headed to Cancun?<p>If you're not busy taking in Sian Ka'an or exploring Chichen Itza, head to the Cancun …

Travel Photo of the Day

Each day, CNN producers select a user-submitted photo to be our Travel Photo of the Day. Click through the gallery above to see stunning shots from around the world, and be sure to come back every day for a new image.<p>Have a gorgeous travel photo of your own to share? Submit it for the gallery at …

6 environmental challenges facing Southeast Asia (and what you can do to help)

SOUTHEAST ASIA IS OBJECTIVELY one of the most beautiful regions on Earth — it’s covered in dense jungle, it’s peppered with gorgeous beaches, and …

South-east Asia

Rome, Italy: Vibrant Trastevere

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15 Sweet Treats You Should Bake Instead of Cupcakes

Look, we're fine with cupcakes, but the world of baking is so much bigger. Here are 15 other sweet treats we'd rather bake than cupcakes

Dessert

Macaroon cake and more: Make Passover treats with a twist

Passover began Monday night at sundown, and though you may have eaten mom's dried out brisket and grandma's matzo ball soup, why not go all out for the rest of the week? From macaroon cake and deep-fried matzo balls with wasabi cream sauce to Mexican gefilte fish, try some culinary mash-ups this …

Faith was craving a buttery, flaky breakfast bun with the sweet, tangy taste of lemon — so she made one up. RECIPE: http://thekitc.hn/1h3ECPn

22 Recipes You Should Be Making This April

April might be one of the hardest months of the year -- because, taxes -- but when it comes to food it's easily one of the best. April means that root vegetables are no longer the spotlight of the produce section since fresh green vegetables have finally come into season. (Asparagus, artichokes and …

Pavlova

Make lemon curd: In a small saucepan over medium heat, whisk together 1⁄2 cup of the sugar, 1 egg, and the juice and zest of the lemon; cook, …

Dessert

Alice Medrich's Passover Rocky Road

<i>Every week on Food52, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Alice shares a new, addictive dessert to steal the show at your seder -- and to keep around for the rest of the year.</i><p>This chewy, crunchy, sweet, and slightly …

The 25 Recipes You Need For A Delicious Easter

Egg hunts and chocolate bunnies are great and all, but what we really want on Easter Sunday is a beautiful meal to sit down to with our family and friends. A gorgeous, well-thought out meal is the best way to celebrate any holiday. And when it comes to Easter, the recipes couldn't be better because …

Easter brunch menu: Crab cake benedict, granola crisp, more

Celebrate the Easter holiday with this delicious spread of brunch items from chef Ryan Scott.<p>Spring eggs and ham<p>Apricot granola crisp<p>Frittata with egg whites, bacon and tomatoes<p>Island taro and crab cake benedict<p>Cherry bounce<p>Tangerine mimosa

One-Pot Wonders: Coconut Rice With Chicken Thighs

Why I don't cook everything in coconut milk is beyond me. It adds a rich flavor, creamy texture, and a sweetness that's perfectly at home in savory dishes. It's no wonder that so many tropical cuisines have some version of rice cooked in coconut milk.<p>This particular one-pot recipe, made with tender …

How to make your own fabulous Easter desserts

When you're crazy-busy putting together an Easter meal for your family and friends, it's tempting to just go out and buy a bunny-themed cake or a few dozen pastel-frosted cupcakes. But this year, try whipping up your own holiday sweets: These eight lovely DIY Easter desserts are easier than they …

16 Avocado Toast Recipes That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Life

Photo credit: Dolly + Oatmeal, With Food + Love, How Sweet It Is, Faring Well, Two Peas and their Pod<p>Some foods are so simple, so easy, that they don't even seem worth talking about. But when it comes to avocado toast, it is. Avocado toast is technically just sliced or smashed avocado on top of a …

How to Build the Ultimate Veggie Burger

Bypass the beef without losing the flavor<p>Frozen, pre-made veggie burgers suck. It’s not the idea that deserves reimagining—a burger constructed with vegetables <i>can</i> taste good—it’s the execution. Quite likely, your experience with veggie burgers has been unwrapping them from their plastic packaging, …

Everything's Right with this Upside-Down Pineapple Cake

Remake a retro classic with this pineapple upside-down cake recipe.<p>What <i>is</i> it about pineapple upside-down cakes that make them so darn good? Could it be the caramel, burnished to a deeply golden brown? Or the tangy-sweet, thick rings of pineapple? Maybe it's the moist, dense cake itself, flavored …

Dessert

Easy Easter Bunny Tail Cakes

<i>By Carina Hoskisson</i><p>Make these Easter bunny tail cakes for the holiday, or for any time you want a cute dessert. They're easy, yummy, and cute! You'll need one recipe of cake batter (I used yellow, you could use whatever you like,) frosting, flaked coconut, and silicone baking pans in half circle …

Winner of Your Best Weekday Breakfast Recipe

Congratulations to Kathleen @ hapanom, whose Breakfast Fried Rice won the contest for Your Best Weekday Breakfast Recipe!<p><b>Describe an early food experience that has influenced the way you think about food and/or cooking.</b><br>As a fine arts student in college, I spent a semester in Italy learning Italian. …

Recipes

Cook like the pros! 3 easy-to-make recipes from Bon Appetit

Do you want to cook like a professional? Allie Lewis Clapp from Bon Appetit magazine shared recipes for high-end meals that can be made with ease in your own kitchen.<p>Beef and pork ragu<p>Poached eggs with arugula and prosciutto<p>Roasted corn with manchego and lime

5 Links to Read Before Hosting Easter Brunch

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: How to win at hosting Easter brunch.</i><p>Successfully hosting Easter brunch can be quite the undertaking. In phase one, you have to hard boil, dye, and hide …

Breakfast