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Explore South Africa's Garden Route on a spectacular road trip with mountains, rivers, forests and beaches

You know you’ve found the perfect B&B when there’s a little showerhead outside the front door with a sign asking you to rinse the beach sand off your …

27 Lentil Recipes for Easy Weeknight Meals

We love lentils here at Kitchn. They are magically easy to cook on the stove, and versatile enough to go into a wide range of cuisines. Plus, they …

Tom Aikens’s macaroni cheese with basil and garlic

This traditional dish is the ultimate comfort food – quick and easy, with a twist for added indulgence<p>Macaroni cheese has been on the menu at Tom’s Kitchen ever since the first restaurant opened 10 years ago, and remains one of our most popular dishes. It makes a great mid-week meal, as it’s quick …

Top Chef

The Essential Travel Guide to Costa Rica (Infographic)

Costa Rica is home to rainforests, national parks and idyllic coastlines. With a number of beautiful spots and plenty of local dishes to try, it’s no …

11 Epic Places In Barcelona Even Locals Don't Know About

El Paradiso<p>This stylish speakeasy is hidden away behind the cover of a trendy Pastrami Bar in the heart of El Born. Simply give a knowing look to the …

These are the best smartphone cameras you can buy

Few would argue that in 2017 the mobile device industry is a major driver of imaging hardware innovation. Long gone are the days when the size of the …

This Clever Little Gadget Keeps Guacamole From Turning Brown

The horror of watching your delicious guacamole turn brown before your eyes is one we know all too well. But what if we told you there was a new …

Cooking

15 Essential Apps That Make Traveling Suck Less

Traveling can be a frustrating grind and—if things go awry when you’re somewhere far from home—it can feel a little isolating. While the best travel …

Best Ever Baked Parmesan Crusted Chicken

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees.<p>2<p>Done<p>Chop up your parsley and garlic.<p>3<p>Done<p>Slice the chicken into "fingers" - cutting lengthwise and cutting …

Alexa’s new music feature makes your Echoes work like Sonos speakers

While Amazon's Alexa speakers are capable of controlling your home, helping you cook dinner and order things without lifting a finger, the speakers especially excel at streaming music. However, until recently, Alexa speakers haven't played well together. Having multiple Echo or Echo Dots spread …

Smart Homes

5 phone accessories that make travel easier

Your phone is already the hub of every trip you take: the carrier of boarding passes and hotel reservations; the holder of books and movies to help pass the time; the conduit through which travel photos are shared on social media.<p>All by itself, it makes travel easier. But with a few key …

5 Cold, Quick Noodle Salads for the Hungry, Hurried & Hot

If I could, I'd eat a bowl of cold noodle salad every noon and night till the fall winds cometh.<p>Noodles are <b>the softest, squiggliest landing pads for a variety of summer vegetables</b> (not to mention all sorts of cubed cheeses and salty fridge accessories, like capers, olives, and anchovies). Add a …

Recipes

Corn, Sausage and Pepper Chowder Recipe

"One of my favorites."<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons butter<p>1 onion, chopped<p>2 cloves garlic, minced<p>1 red bell pepper, chopped<p>1 green bell pepper, chopped<p>2 …

Creole Shrimp and Creamed Corn

In this fun twist on shrimp and grits, buttery creamed corn stands in for grits—a sweet and tasty surprise. The shrimp mixture takes on bold flavors …

Seafood

Skillet Sesame Chicken

When you're craving Chinese food, you don't have to order takeout. Sesame chicken is easy to make and it's just as quick as having it delivered—only …

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Android Phone Less Annoying

Smartphone frustrations can snowball and add real stress to your day. Here are nine quick and simple things you can do to make your life a bit easier.<p>…

The ultimate Arizona road trip

WHILE Arizona is known as the Grand Canyon State, there is much more to experience in its 114,000 square miles: Busy cities and desolate washes, low …

Our Favorite Retro Food Commercials

There are few joys greater than that of a long, rambling Slack thread with your coworkers about your favorite food-related television commercials from childhood. Old classics come out of the woodwork, new obsessions are introduced, jingles resound across the office and get stuck in your head, …

Taco Bell

5-Ingredient Bacon Asparagus Pasta

Easy20 mins<p>I spy with my little eye…bacon…asparagus…pasta…Parmesan…<p>…<i>and?</i><p>(Triple gold star if you can guess the secret ingredient!)<p>White …

Italian Food

Shrimp Scampi With Garlic, Red Pepper Flakes, and Herbs Recipe

To get the most flavor in this shrimp scampi, we use vermouth instead of white wine and a mix of fragrant herbs—parsley, tarragon, and chives—instead of just parsley. The silky butter sauce, meanwhile, is brightened with a splash of fresh lemon juice and fresh lemon zest. It's a quick, easy, …

Spicy Thai Basil Chicken – My Pad Krapow Gai

I don’t cook Thai food at home often, mostly because there are at least a dozen such restaurants within walking distance, but when I do, there’s …

Recipes

The Best Travel Apps That You'll Actually Use | Departure and Arrivals

There are about a zillion travel apps out there. It might get very confusing to choose the ones that will actually help you to make your trip …

The 45 Essential Travel Hacks

×<p>Shop<p>Where To Go<p>What To Buy<p>How To Live<p>Cities<p>Nation<br>• New York<br>• Los Angeles<br>• San Francisco<br>• Chicago<p>Your starter kit for a savvier, cheaper summer vacation<p>Two …

The Absolute Best Vegetarian Lasagna Ever

No pale imitations of carnivore cuisine here. Harness the power of fermentation to bring savory depth to recipes for a mighty meatless lasagna, plus stuffed mushrooms and vegetable borscht—without the predictable proteins<p>HAD THE WORDS “bread lasagna” preceded the portion presented to me on a recent …

Vegetarian

Emeril's Chili

In a large saucepan, heat the vegetable oil. When the oil is hot, add the onions and saute until the vegetables start to wilt, 3 to 5 minutes. Season …

Commercialize quantum technologies in five years

Masoud Mohseni, Peter Read, Hartmut Neven and colleagues at Google's Quantum AI Laboratory set out investment opportunities on the road to the …

The Best Cookie Sheets

We tested eight popular cookie sheets to find the best.<p><i>Welcome to F&W Gear Guides. Each week on Wednesday, we publish a buyer’s guide for an</i> …

25 incredible streets you must visit before you die

As today marks 250 years since the first stone was laid for the foundation of the Royal Crescent in Bath, we thought we'd collate our favourite spectacular and quirky streets from around the world.<p><b>Which streets have we missed? Let us know in the comments below.</b><p>1. Champs-Élysées, Paris<p>This …

Travel

Norwegian Butter Sauce – Better Know as Sandefjordsmør

My Norwegian pronunciations aren’t any better than my French ones, but as challenging as saying, “Sandefjordsmør,” may be, this amazingly simple …