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Caramelized Salmon

Caramelized salmon.<p>Do I need to go on? Because the word caramelized pretty much speaks itself straight into my soul.<p>There’s just something about food …

Seared Beef Salad with Thai Flavors | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Thai-style ingredients make this salad vivid and light. Here, they’re paired with quickly marinated and briefly sautéed beef to make a simple, satisfying meal. Serve with fresh spring rolls purchased from an Asian restaurant or specialty-food store.<p><b>Seared Beef Salad with Thai Flavors</b><p>1 lb. beef top …

Flavors

Chicken Escalopes with Olive, Caper & Tomato dressing - Simply Delicious

By Alida Ryder<p>In Chicken, Dinner/Supper, Gluten Free, Quick and Easy<p>14<p>Subscribe<p>Get all our recipes sent to you for FREE!<p>Easy healthy chicken …

Sauced: Japanese-Style (Kewpie) Mayonnaise

Last fall I posted this recipe for the ubiquitous spicy mayo commonly served with sushi. In doing so, I found that a mere two ingredients—Kewpie mayo and sriracha—combined to make something pretty dead-on delicious. Before publishing that post, I wondered if I should go more in depth and build the …

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

I Heart My City: Nick’s Cairo, Egypt

Hello, city-lovers! Today Nick Rowlands brings us the best of Cairo, which has more to see than just the pyramids.<p>Want to see your city on IT? Copy and paste our list of fill-in-the-blank questions<p>into an e-mail, fill in your answers, and send your responses to IntelligentTravel@ngs.org. And if …

I Heart My City: Malia’s Honolulu

Aloha, city-lovers! Today’s city is sunny <b>Honolulu</b>, and it comes to us courtesy of <b>Malia Yoshioka.</b><p>Want to see your hometown on IT? Copy and paste our list of fill-in-the-blank questions<p>into an e-mail, fill in your answers, and send your responses to <b>IntelligentTravel@ngs.org</b>. And if you’re still …

I Heart My City: Katie’s Reykjavik

Hello again city lovers! Today’s insider tour of <b>Reykjavik, Iceland</b> will be guided by Katie Hammel, writer of BootsnAll’s Iceland travel guide. She lives in Chicago (which actually has colder winter averages than Iceland!) but considers Reykjavik her home away from home.<p>Want to see your city on</b> …

I Heart My City: Bart’s Amsterdam

Hello, city-lovers! Today we’re exploring to Amsterdam. Local expert <b>Bart van Poll</b>, founder of the fabulous blog Spotted By Locals, explains that the city is so much more than its coffee shops and red light district.<p>Want to see your city on IT? Copy and paste our list of fill-in-the-blank questions …

I Heart My City: Karina’s Tallinn

<b>Karina Vabson</b> is a Tallinn, Estonia native with a thirst for world exploration. So, after living in Spain, Iceland, and Denmark, her home city’s history and architecture called her back to where her journey began. Karina now shares her passion for the city as a local expert for Spotted By Locals, …

I Heart My City: Keith’s Amsterdam

Welcome back city lovers to another Friday edition of <b>I Heart My City</b>. This week Keith Jenkins, traveler and writer behind the Velvet Escape blog, gives us his insider’s tour of <b>Amsterdam</b>. Read on to discover some of Keith’s great tips, like where to score the city’s best Flemish fries.<p>Want to see …

I Heart My City: Lindsey’s Paris

Bonjour city-lovers! Welcome to another Wednesday edition of <b>I Heart My City</b>. Today’s insider guide to <b>Paris, France</b> comes from Lindsey Tramuta, an American expat, writer, photographer, and baker who shares tales about the City of Light on her Lost in Cheeseland blog. Read about Lindsey’s favorite …

I Heart My City: Isabel Eva’s Madrid

Isabel Eva Bohrer is a freelance writer and photographer livin’ la vida local in Madrid. In homage to the Spanish capital, she currently publishes MADbudget: The Ultimate Guide to Madrid. Here’s what she has to say about her favorite city.<p><b>Madrid is My City</b><p><b>The first place I take a visitor from out</b> …

I Heart My City: Eric’s Budapest

<b>Eric Halsey</b> recently moved from Budapest to Sofia, Bulgaria to conduct independent research for his degree in Balkan history, but already has made plans to return. He says Budapest is “not a city for a weekend, it’s a city or a lifetime.” Check out a few of Eric’s favorite things about Hungary’s …

I Heart My City: Persephone’s Gouda

Longtime expat <b>Persephone Abbott</b> was drawn to Gouda because of its beauty and its location in the Green Heart of Holland. Though her trade as a musician takes her all over the Netherlands, she enjoys getting to know the ins and outs of Gouda with her dog and fellow researcher, Fritzi, and writing …

I Heart My City: Martijn’s Rotterdam

<b>Martijn Hordijk</b> has lived in Rotterdam, the second largest city in the Netherlands, for more than three years. In addition to working a job that regularly takes him to Aberdeen, Antwerp, and Paris, Martijn shares insider insight about his home base as a blogger for Spotted by Locals. “Rotterdam is …

I Heart My City: Katie’s Rome

Buongiorno city-lovers! Welcome back to another Wednesday edition of <b>I Heart My City.</b> Today’s insider guide to <b>Rome</b> was sent to us by American expat and foodie Katie Parla, who writes about mouthwatering eats in Italy and beyond on her Parla Food blog. Discover Katie’s favorite places to eat, shop, …

I Heart My City: Sonia’s Miami

<b>Sonia Gil</b> is host and co-creator of Sonia’s Travels, the weekly web show that cracks the code behind peoples and cultures around world. Winner of the 2012 People’s Voice Webby Award for “best web personality,” Sonia has been hailed as the “next Bourdain.” A biologist by training and beach lover by …

I Heart My City: Annie Fitzsimmons’s NYC

When star blogger and licensed New York City tour guide <b>Annie Fitzsimmons</b> started to fill out this questionnaire, she was reminded of a saying from her alma mater, Texas A&M University: “From the outside looking in, you can’t understand it. From the inside looking out, you can’t explain it.” That’s …

I Heart My City: Colleen’s Beijing

In our January-February issue, now on newsstands, writer Colleen Kinder shows travelers how to tap into expat communities to give their trip an insider edge. To research the article, Colleen consulted several expat cultural houses and foreigners’ clubs in <b>Beijing, China</b>— her new home. She picked up …

I Heart My City: Jasmine’s Mumbai

Born-and-bred Mumbaikar <b>Jasmine Desai</b> is a technology journalist — and, like the subject she covers, her city is constantly changing. Though she’s the first to admit it’s not the “relatively quiet place” it once was, there’s a method to the madness…if you know what to look for. “No place is as …

I Heart My City: Daniel’s London

<b>Daniel Raven-Ellison</b> is using films, books, websites, and walks to take geography far beyond memorizing dots on a map and to challenge people to experience their world in meaningful, surprising ways. The National Geographic Emerging Explorer says “adventure has become something we watch on TV. In …

I Heart My City: Nat Geo’s Washington, D.C.

Since it’s America’s birthday today, we thought it would be fitting to publish a special edition of I Heart My City to celebrate the best things about the nation’s capital and National Geographic’s home city.<p>There’s a little-engine-that-could we like to call “Team Lady” here at <i>Traveler —</i> otherwise …

I Heart My City: Ellen’s Antalya

When <b>Ellen Rabiner</b> found herself at a crossroads in her career because of the economy, she decided to forget what she’d like to do for a living and focus on what she wanted to do in life. She’d always dreamed of living abroad, and when she saw a photo of Antalya it seemed like it was exactly what …

I Heart My City: Jessica’s Barcelona

Travel and lifestyle writer <b>Jessica Benavides Canepa</b> has been living in Barcelona for two years, but is going to be spending the next year of her life traveling around China and writing about her experiences. To bid <i>adéu siau</i> to the city she’s come to love, she sent Intelligent Travel her top picks …

I Heart My City: Maja’s Belgrade

<b>Maja Simov</b> was born and raised in Belgrade. In addition to being an environmental consultant, she’s a Belgrade spotter for Spotted by Locals — a series of blogs, city guides, and iPhone apps with up-to-date tips for 41 cities in Europe. Maja says she loves her home city because of the contrasts …

Bush Walk With Zambian Guides in Southern Africa

Move over Botswana. On Wildland Adventures’ Ultimate African Adventure, Zambia takes center stage. Top-notch animal viewing, a relatively undiscovered outback, and small group sizes make this trip one of the best deals going for a complete Africa experience. “Zambia is comparable to Botswana for …

National Parks

Kayak Among White-Tipped Reef Sharks in the Galápagos

This biodiverse archipelago is a haven for evolutionary science—and adventurous travelers.<p>“I made my first trip to the Galápagos in 1966 when I was 16,” says Lindblad Expedition’s president, Sven-Olof Lindblad, whose late father, Lars, pioneered outfitted expeditions to remote destinations. The …