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Ireland restaurants are catering to golfers

Guest author, Jeff Helms of BetterGolfTrips, a luxury golf travel blog, takes us on a recent trip to Ireland to discover the hottest new gastropubs …

My life was perfect. Then it wasn't.

It’s taken me a long time to write this post. I generally write about happy things – mainly my happy places. But writing is therapy for me. So as …

Rehabilitation

travel writers choose the best food and wine festivals

Members of the International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association travel throughout the year seeking out the best food and wine festivals. Here …

7 Things to do in Oceanside California

Oceanside is one of those surprises you find on California’s coast between the frenzy of Los Angeles and San Diego. This seaside village is a …

I went vegan for 60 days: Here's what I learned

Just like fashion, I’m prone to jumping on the trend of the moment. I followed the Paleo diet for the past couple of years because it lets me eat …

Visiting the "SLO" Life in San Luis Obispo, California.

Nestled just three hours from Los Angeles is San Luis Obispo. Known as “SLO” to the cool kids, San Luis Obispo is not just a college town (although …

San Luis Obispo

11 Best Travel Destinations for 2018 - Food, Wine & Travel: The Official Online Magazine of The International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association

The world’s a big, exciting place. Sometimes it’s tricky to know where to plan your next adventure. Do you go with what you’ve always done or branch …

Sri Lanka

5 Questions with Beer Loving Wellingtonian Kalen Acquisto - Food, Wine & Travel: The Official Online Magazine of The International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association

She might be miles away from her home town of Denver, Colorado, but Wellington newcomer Kalen Acquisto has plenty of familiar things around her. …

New Zealand

4 Reasons the Maldives is the Ultimate Honeymoon Destination - Food, Wine & Travel: The Official Online Magazine of The International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association

Situated in the middle of the Indian Ocean, a group of 1,192 tiny islands over 26 atolls form what is known as the Maldives. The smallest Asian …

Maldives

Why 2018 is the Year to Visit Jordan - Food, Wine & Travel: The Official Online Magazine of The International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association

Jordan was never on my bucket list, but returning to Jordan is now on that list. Heck, before my trip there, I would not have been able to find …

Travel

Sydney Chefs Put a Sophisticated Spin on Sustainable Cuisine

Sustainable seafood is a gastronomic cornerstone at InterContinental Sydney's 117 dining.<p>Some of the world’s most acclaimed chefs have set up kitchen …

Japan's Flavourful City: A Look at Osaka's Culinary Scene

No trip to Japan would be complete without visiting a few sushi bars to sample this iconic national dish. But Osaka is known for much more than sushi.<p>…

Romantic weekend on Seattle's Orcas Island: What to do

Orcas Island puts the “escape” in romantic escape. Located in the Puget Sound off the coast of Seattle, the island is only accessible by boat or …

Killer Whales

Filling In for Some Big Shoes at Clearwater Beach UnCorked

One of my favorite bloggers is Kelly Stilwell of Food, Fun & Faraway Places. I’ve gotten to know her through following her, and because she lives in …

Unusual Three Month Sabbatical Ideas for a Family Escape From Reality

Have you ever considered a work sabbatical? We have toyed with the idea for years. In fact, both my husband and I were eligible for 3 month …

5 Little Known Disney Cruise Tips For An Amazing Vacation

Getting ready for a Disney Cruise? Planning one of these is no joke. It’s a major investment! Follow these 5 little known Disney Cruise tips to make …

Scottsdale holiday package at luxury Hermosa Inn

Celebrating the holiday season is a magical time of year at The Hermosa Inn in Scottsdale, and for guests who want an authentic Arizona experience …

New Orleans hotels that are simply amazing and luxurious

New Orleans is one of those iconic U.S. cities that I forget to put on my to do list. I’ve only been a handful of times but there’s always something …

Butterscotch Appletini Cocktail

Autumn is almost here, are you ready? Celebrate the best of fall with this festive little butterscotch appletini cocktail. Unlike cocktails with …

Mad About Street Art in Cork City in Ireland

There’s nothing like a spot of color on an old building to liven up an urban scene, especially when that country is prone to fits of rain like in …

Tucson dining and golf for a weekend getaway

My husband and I love to travel together but as you can imagine, we both have very different ideas about what we want to do on vacation. I like to …

Elkhart Lake's Osthoff Resort is the Perfect Girlfriends Getaway

Now that my BFFs and I are spread out across the U.S., I’m always on the lookout for the ultimate girlfriend getaway destination. You know, a place …

Why an Elkhart Lake vacation is the place to uplug

Whether you’re empty nesters celebrating your newfound freedom or someone just looking for a great destination where you can plug and while away the …

Family Days Out in North Devon: A Gnome Reserve Not To Miss

What would you do with 4 acres in North Devon? Artist Anne Atkins created a gnome reserve with more than 2000 garden gnomes – a veritable gnome …

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pudding Pie

<i>This post is sponsored by Post Consumer Brands.<br>Honey Maid and Oreo are registered trademarks of Mondelez International group, used under …

Visiting one of Italy’s Lesser-known Wine Regions: Monferrato

Yeah, it’s no surprise by now that I like to drink wine, but in all honesty, I’d rather be exploring wine regions than actually imbibing. There’s one …

Italy

One Tribe Apparel: Thailand’s new socially-conscious fashion trend

I’m a believer in traveling for good. You know, travel that serves others whether it’s through missions, voluntourism, or simply giving back to a …

Fashion Trends

Safe travel tips from an FBI Agent to avoid being a victim

Every time I’m headed off to a new destination overseas, I get a ton of questions from people, “Is it safe?”, “Aren’t you worried about terrorism?”, …

FBI

Four Vineyards to Visit in California’s Santa Maria Valley - Food, Wine & Travel: The Official Online Magazine of The International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association

The Santa Maria Valley, just north of Santa Barbara, offers one of California’s most scenic drives along the 101, but most visitors are surprised to …

Sparkling Wine