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The Best Secret Beaches in Europe, Plus More From Around the Web

From secret spots and bucket-list destinations to life-changing gadgets and booking tips, here's your round-up of need-to-know travel news and daily …

30 Travel Experiences to Collect so that you can say You've seen the World

Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world. So aim far, literally. These are some of the exquisite places you can be …

Northern Lights

20 Quesadillas for Weeknight Meals in a Hurry

If you’re a millennial, you’re probably used to people saying that you’re a part of the “instant gratification” generation. Just because you live for 30-minute dinners and express check-out doesn’t mean that you’re impatient — you’re just busy! For those hectic nights, quesadilla recipes make the …

Free Things to Do in Lima

With its ancient adobe pyramids, oceanfront parks, and colonial architecture, Peru's sprawling capital of nine million can keep thrifty travelers busy for days.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>Kick things off with a visit to the stately <b>Plaza Mayor</b>, also known as Plaza de Armas, the city’s main square, which dates from …

South America

5 Creative Alternatives to Hotels While Traveling

Calling all wanderers, free spirits and boho babes: The open road is beckoning, and adventure is the only true destination. Maybe it’s just summer excitement and #vanlife that’s got us obsessively looking at Instagram vacays, but these overnight travel options have got us breaking all of our …

26 beautiful places you should visit before they disappear

Earth is home to some incredibly beautiful destinations.<p>But unfortunately, some of the most stunning natural sites and iconic man-made structures are in danger of disappearing because of climate change and human carelessness.<p>In honor of Earth Day, we found 26 places travelers should visit while …

Top Locations to Visit in New Zealand

New Zealand has to be one of my favorite places in the world after traveling around the south and north island last summer.<p>It is a country when no single day is the same and every corner you turn something else manages to take your breath away. Here is a list of my recommended locations to visit on …

The truth about sugar in fruit: how much you should really eat - Telegraph

Nutrition

The 13 cheapest destinations for a beach holiday in Europe

Post Office Travel Money has released the findings of its latest Holiday Costs Barometer, revealing the cheapest beach destinations for a summer …

Pipe dreams: on the trail of Maigret’s Paris

Tom Downey goes in search of the French capital’s landmarks – as patrolled by Georges Simenon’s French detective<p>By rights Le Bar du Caveau, on the Ile de la Cité’s Place Dauphine, one of the most picturesque squares in the very centre of the tourist’s Paris, should have been crammed with …

France

9 Genius Ways to Cook with Bananas

1 of 9<p>Use Them As A Substitute for Flour In Pancakes<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>Freeze and Serve as Popsicles<p>3 of 9<p>Fry Them With Honey And …

The 10 Best Foods for Flat Abs

The sad truth: You can crunch yourself into a coma and still have ab flab. If you really want a sleek, sexy midriff, you've got to tweak your diet. …

Nutrition

Wakayama, Japan: See fire festival and 10 other things | CNN Travel

CNN

Is your fridge all wrong? The secrets of food organisation

Why you should banish tomatoes, onions and eggs from your fridge - and store champagne there instead<p>Did you know peaches, plums, and pears, emit a gas that makes vegetables go rotten? And that eggs can absorb odours?<p>If you're finding your grocery haul isn't stretching quite as far as it should, …

Kitchens

Deliciously Ella: how to swap sugar for naturally sweet ingredients

As some of you may know, I used to be a total sugar fiend, so when I changed my diet, cutting out refined sugar, I really struggled to start with. I still craved sweetness, but I didn’t know how to make healthier versions of my favourite snacks and desserts. I know that in an ideal world we’d all …

The 7 Biggest Mistakes Travelers Make at Machu Picchu

Simon Willis<p>Don't you dare try to make this trek hung over.<p>Like getting drunk on pisco sours at 8,000 feet.<p>When visiting one of the most spectacular …

How to make the perfect leek and potato soup

The perfect soup for this time of year. Leeks are one of the few British greens available as we plunge into the so-called “hungry gap” between seasons, and bring with them a welcome freshness after all those earthily flavoured root veg. This version is no chilly, continental vichyssoise, but an …

Food Preservation

Cheese porn alert! The 10 best things to do with cheese

Wondering how to celebrate National Cheese Lovers Day? Wonder no more.<p>Goat's cheese and green tea<p>Step away from the Hobnobs – cheese is what you should be nibbling with a cuppa (although dunking is not advised). It might sound a strange match, but the floral, fruity notes found in some teas are …

Ice Cream

9 Food Rules to Help You Lose That Belly

If that's something you're interested in.<p>Having lost the best part of 14 pounds after just three weeks on our "Amateur to Athlete" experiment with Pete Fraser Fitness, I've already picked up a few lessons on which habits and routine tweaks can help you stay on a diet and get better …

Nutrition

The Most Unsung Fruit Is Sitting in Plain Sight

Banana ice cream and two-ingredient pancakes that'll take the most ignored fruit in your kitchen from sidepiece to main squeeze.<p>Peel, eat, and repeat. Eating bananas isn't all that glamorous. Sweet and self-contained, they're the quickest and easiest grab-and-go meal we know—a failsafe but never a …

Breakfast

What To Drink When It's Not Quite Winter, Not Yet Spring

Cocktails for whatever weather March brings.<p>March weather is erratic, to say the least. One day it's sunny and 73 degrees, the next it's 45 and …

10 Festivals Worth Traveling for in March

As the cold weather begins to subside, revelers come out of hibernation for these unique March festivals. Whether you want a little peace and quiet or a month-long blowout, we've got you covered with this list of March's best festivals worldwide.<p>Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras: Australia<p><i>Sydney</i> …

Roasted butternut squash and pine nut quinoa recipe

A naturally gluten-free meal of tender squash with quinoa, mixed with crunchy broccoli and nuts<p>SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>• 1 butternut squash<p>• olive oil, for drizzling<p>• mixed dried herbs (I like oregano, herbs de provence, thyme and rosemary)<p>• 1 tsp paprika<p>• 1 cup of quinoa<p>• 1 lime or lemon<p>• a large …

Food

The Amazing 2 Ingredient Pizza Hack We All Need In Our Lives

Anyone who has fallen victim to a Pinterest fail or two is well aware that some of the Internet's craziest food and life hacks don't always end up working out so well. Remember when we tried the hashtag smokey eye that turned out to be a total flop? But when we were scrolling through the deep dark …

What to Do in Seoul, South Korea

Take a tour with Ken Lee of the best food and sites to experience in Seoul, from tasty street food to secret villages and stunning park views.

6 Essential Cocktails Everyone Should Know How to Make

If you're serious about your home bar, you should know how to make these six classic cocktails.<p>In a perfect world, we’d all move to London and live in the Chiltern Firehouse hotel. After a long day, we’d breeze home, where a white-jacketed bartender would slide us a deftly mixed Vesper (or …

Buckinghamshire

How Your Blow Dryer Can Make The Best Kale Chips Ever

Seriously.<p>If you've ever been brave enough to make your own kale chips at home, you know how easy they are to make. (Seriously, don't ever buy them again.) But, you also know how hard it is to get just-washed kale perfectly dry. Dry kale is essential for making crispy kale chips -- any moisture …

Healthy Eating