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20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

European Travel

Top 10 experiences on Hawaii's Big Island

Island fever may happen elsewhere, but it's almost unheard of on Hawai'i. The aptly named Big Island is fantastically diverse, with miles of highways and - better yet - byways to explore. From age-old fishing villages to modern mega resorts, from snow-capped peaks to sandy beaches, you'll …

Top 10

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …

Vietnam War

Tiny countries that pack a big punch

Size isn't everything. Here are ten of the smallest countries in the world. Some of them are rarely visited, except by travellers collecting visa stamps. Most are islands, often far flung. Their wealth varies, from nearly the highest per capita GDP to nearly the lowest, but all still manage to …

European Travel

Skillet Chicken Lasagna

My daughter and I returned home from Chicago yesterday after having a fun, city-centric time together through the weekend, which involved zero …

Crab Spring Rolls

4 oz. backfin crabmeat (small chunks from the rear fin area), picked through to remove any bits of shell<p>4 oz. medium shrimp, finely chopped<p>3 oz. …

Honey Blackberry Shrub Punch Recipe

The blackberry shrub syrup base in this recipe makes a double batch. Make a second pitcher or forego the alcohol and mix with seltzer for a refreshing soda!<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on …

Pepper Poppadoms Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Black gram flour and asafoetida can be found in most Indian specialty markets.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 pound (about 2 1/2 cups) urad …

Homemade Chicken Nuggets

There are moms out there whose kids have no idea what fast food restaurants are.<p>I am not one of those moms.<p>This isn’t a feather in my cap or …

Virgin Sangria

All About Ceviche

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Chefs Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken of Border Grill discuss the building blocks of ceviche.</i><p>When you think of summer food, you think of raw, …

Chocolate-Butterfinger Overflow Cheesecake and Some News!

Gosh. It's been two whole weeks since my last blog post and honestly, I don't know how time got away from me.<p>Well, yes I do.<p>I've been building sand …

Shiso: Basil’s Asian Cousin

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Expand your collection of go-to herbs; start using shiso in, well, everything.</i><p>Shiso is a Japanese herb in the mint family, along with basil -- and like the rest of its family, …

Crisp and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

The trick to these cookies is to take a block of chocolate, stick in the freezer, then shave it into shards (with the occasional chunk.) The chocolate bakes in layers throughout the cookie, giving it crisp and chew.<p><b>Note:</b> I put a block of 90% cocoa baking chocolate in the freezer for 20 minutes …

10 Weird And Wonderful Ice Cream Flavors

Unlike anything you usually find at the grocery store.<p>SERVES 6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>5 black tea bags<p>1/3 cup water<p>2 eggs<p>1 cup sugar<p>2 cups heavy cream<p>1/2 cup whole milk<p>2 lemons<p>Make a cup of tea with three bags of black tea and brew for ten minutes. Add 1/2 cup milk to the tea (don't remove the bags) and chill …

3 Takes on Halo-Halo, the Traditional Filipino Dessert That's Popping up in NYC

New Orleans has the sno-ball, Italy's got the <i>granita</i>, and the shaved-ice dessert of Colombia? That would be the <i>cholado</i>. In the Philippines, the sweet treat goes by the name of <i>halo-halo</i>, the Tagalog word for "mix mix." And with Filipino food having a moment in New York (three such restaurants have …

A new Fangio record: Most expensive car, ever

The selling price? £19,601,500.<p>Juan Manuel Fangio, "El Maestro," held the world record for most Formula 1 championships for nearly 50 years until the rise of Michael Schumacher. Other records to his name include the highest F1-win percentage and most Argentine Grand Prix race wins of all time. …

Selling

Prismatic Layers of Air in Tuscany

Though not much is known about photographer Adnan Bubalo, his stunning nature and landscape photos speak for themselves. His most captivating works feature the hills of Tuscany in central Italy. With its spectacular rolling hills and surrounding scenery, Tuscany is one of Italy's top vacation …

Italy

The 22 Coolest Cars At The Goodwood Festival Of Speed

This festival has been held on the grounds of the Goodwood House in West Sussex, England every summer for the past decade.<p>Each year it brings together some of the world's largest and best known automakers to show off — and sometimes debut — their most impressive vehicles.<p>Even Formula 1 racing stars …

Classic Cars

Jaw-Dropping Plant Sculptures from Mosaiculture International 2013

From June 22 to September 29, 2013, the Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013 – Land of Hope (MIM2013) will be on display at the Montreal …

This Is What It Would Look Like If You Dropped Manhattan Into the Grand Canyon

Strawberry Lemonade Cake Recipe

<b>Serves 12</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature<br>• 1 3/4 cups sugar<br>• 2 Tbsp. fresh lemon zest<br>• 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 tsp. …

Dessert

Smeared skies, Lake Ontario | Canada (by Matt Molloy)

<b>Smeared skies, Lake Ontario | Canada</b> (by Matt Molloy)

Top scenic drives around Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone’s famous landscape doesn’t suddenly end at the park fence. Enveloping the park kernel is a protective cushion of national forests and wilderness areas that offer almost as much scenic splendor as the park itself, but without the crowds and the entry fee. Heading to Yellowstone? See the …

National Parks

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

The Hottest New Cars For 2014

With the debilitating effects of the economic crisis firmly in the nation’s rearview mirror and new-car sales firing on all cylinders, the 2014 model year is serving up an engaging array of new and fully redesigned models, ranging from family sedans and plush luxury cars to hot sport coupes and …

Surreal oil paintings by Caleb Brown

5 Best West Coast Road Trips

There’s something about warm weather that makes us want to hop in the car and drive into the sunset (preferably in a red convertible). While …

Hiking

Mountains for Mortals: 7 of America's Best Summits for Beginners

Anyone who's spent even a little time in the mountains has pictured it: You're a couple hours into your hike; panoramas of sweeping valleys and jagged cliff lines consume your gaze. You wipe a bead of sweat off your brow as you climb higher and higher, each step bringing you closer to the …

Hiking