Emily Blair

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Marriage Proposal Photobombed At Disney World

Capturing that magical moment of a marriage proposal can't be an easy task for any nervous dude, but getting the perfect pic in a crowded amusement park is almost impossible. Case in point: this guy who got down on bended knee in front of Cinderella's Castle in Disney World. Naturally, the proposal …

Living in: Great cities for outdoor adventures

Adrenaline seekers and nature lovers alike will find something to love in these five cities, all of which are located in or near some of the planet’s finest wildernesses.<p>There are places where locals generally love being waist-deep in powder or flinging themselves off a canyon rim whenever the …

Cape Town

P.I.C.N.I.C. in the U.S.A.

Who doesn't love throwing a blanket down on a sunny patch of grass, cracking open a box of sandwiches and getting down to the serious business of high-grade loafing?<p>To help encourage dream picnics in the USA, we've prepared up this <b>Perfect Picnic Primer (PPP)</b>.<p><b>BEST US PICNIC SPOTS</b><br>Folks around the …

Hiking

7 Classic Beach Boardwalks

(photo: miggslives/Flickr)<p>Saltwater taffy, carnival rides, and old-school fun are back on the upswing in classic beach towns whose boardwalks can make you feel like you've stepped into a time machine.<p>These days, an increasing number of boardwalk towns are emerging from makeovers as fresher and more …

Myrtle Beach

Five fabulous South African hotels

Exotic scenery meets sustainable comfort in the Rainbow Nation, where travellers can enjoy their own private peace.

South Africa

Minus5 is New York’s First Ice Bar

In a sweltering summer, a new ‘ice bar’ in New York offers relief—along with long lines, expensive drinks, used parkas, and deer pelts.<p>Talk about …

5 Essential Locals to Befriend on Your Travels - Vagabondish

I’m as guilty as the next traveler of snapping candid photos of local kids in exchange for little more than a smile. Or blindly pushing through an …

Asia Travel

Bora Bora beyond the beach

Bora Bora is world-famous for its glinting turquoise lagoon, dazzlingly white sandy stretches of beach and luxurious resorts. With such a dreamlike setting, this magical island is, unsurprisingly, a great spot to decompress. But there’s much more to do than simply sipping a cocktail on your chaise. …

Scuba Diving

Waterfall adventures on the Big Island of Hawai'i

On Hawai'i Island (aka the Big Island), the beaches aren’t the only spectacular spots for water views. Throughout the island, cascading waterfalls leap off cliffs and tumble down canyon walls. All you have to do is pack the car with sunscreen, water, towels and an island-style lunch to go <i>holoholo</i> …

Hiking

How to uncover closed-door restaurants when travelling

It’s like a dinner party with strangers. Closed-door restaurants, also known as underground restaurants or supper clubs, are private eateries tucked away in a chef’s home. And though they’re not widely advertised, they are often some of the most sought-after tables in town.<p>For travellers, these …

Buenos Aires

The world's best wild swims

Little can match the pleasure of taking a dip in a secluded spot. Sliding into a river or striking out for the centre of a lake, it’s impossible not to feel as if you’ve become part of the scene, rather than simply marvelling at it.<p>Indulge in one of these stunning swims and we promise they’ll make …

Yellowstone National Park

Cold Brew Coffee Smoothie Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is 2 recipes in one. A simple cold brew coffee and a delightful coffee …

Triple Pomegranate Smoothie Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Pomegranate appears here in three forms: juice to form the smoothie, molasses to …

15 Refreshing Drinks to Keep You Cool by the Pool This Summer

Summer is all about spending time outside. When the weather gets really hot, nothing beats a day lounging by the pool, drink in hand. Whether you have a yard full of guests or you're enjoying a relaxing solo sesh—or you're really on someone's roof or fire escape—you can't go wrong with one of these …

Watermelon-Cucumber Cooler

Nothing screams summer quite like a pretty pink watermelon cocktail.

Basil-Citrus Cooler

Kick off any gathering with a refreshing summer sip -- this colorful lemonade-stand upgrade is sure to hit the spot.

Cucumber Cooler

There's no alcohol in our recipe for a cucumber drink flavored with mashed mint leaves and lime, but this lightly sweet beverage is more refreshing than any cocktail.

10 International Drinking Rules to enact at your next hostel

When I tell my parents about where I’ve been, I tell them about the days and places. They like to hear about the regality of the temples, the museums …

20 foods that keep you young

Brain booster: blueberries<p>Zoning out? This fruit may help you snap back. “Blueberries’ high flavonoid content has been found to help short- and …

Nutrition

20 of the best superfoods for men

Almonds<p><b>82 calories per 1/2-oz serving</b><p>Eat 3 servings per week<p>Although almonds are loaded with healthy unsaturated fats—as well as protein, fiber, and …

Naomi Harris: Oh Canada

There has to be some irony that Canadian born photographer, Naomi Harris, has spent years on a long term project about Canada and just recently took …

Photos of Falling Subjects Moments from Disaster

Photographer Brad Hammonds is fascinated by a concept that he calls “emotional delay.” It’s the idea that no moment is truly experienced until it has …

Over $20 Million in Rare, Exotic Cars Photographed Inside Minimalist Home

Any real guy with a camera will not pass up the chance to photograph these two subjects, and not necessarily in this order: a beautiful woman or a …