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Caramel-Pecan French Silk Pie

Once I bought a caramel-pecan French silk pie from a cafeteria and the taste was like a homemade one – so, I took the challenge to make my own …

OMG: deze croque monsieur met truffel en pastrami eet je in Parijs

Je hebt een croque monsieur én je hebt de croque monsieur met truffel en pastrami van…

Simply Perfect Chocolate Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>To make the chocolate cake layers:<p>Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Generously mist three 8-inch diameter by 3-inch high cake pans with …

22 Things You Never Knew About 'Blade Runner'

Given how vastly influential "Blade Runner" has been over the 35 years since its release (on June 25, 1982), it's hard to remember that the movie wasn't a hit. Neither critics nor audiences were certain what to make of Ridley Scott's visionary adaptation of a mind-bending Philip K. Dick novel; nor …

Science Fiction

Sara Hadenfeldt

La Vénus de Milo, Musée du Louvre, Paris, France

The most romantic places in Paris

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 15:44 01 February 2017 | <b>UPDATED:</b> 15:44 01 February 2017<p>The Love wall in Montmartre in Paris ©Iamhao - CC BY 3.0<p>Archant<p>Celebrate …

RECIPE: Pineapple Bars

<i>By Angel Yang</i><p>Ingredients for the dough<p>2.5 cup all-purpose flour<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>1 cup (two sticks) butter, melted<p>Ingredients for the filling<p>4 eggs<p>1 cup sugar<p>1/2 cup all-purpose flour<p>dash of salt<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1 20 oz can (drained) crushed pineapple<p>Equipment and other things<p>13" x 9" pan<p>Pre-heat …

Paris

Top 10 Izakayas or Japanese Bars in Shibuya

After a long day of sightseeing and shopping in Shibuya, head over to one of these izakayas to end the day with delicious food and drinks.

The Fluffiest White Bread in the World

Whether you call it milk bread, pain de mie, or shokupan, this is the ultimate loaf<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the dough hook, add the …

Top things to do for free in Paris

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 16:55 08 March 2017 | <b>UPDATED:</b> 16:56 08 March 2017<p>Steps lead down to one of the charming narrow streets in Montmartre © Iakov Kalinin<p>Archant<p>…

The ten most overrated streets in Paris to avoid

<b>1. Boulevard Saint-Germain</b><p>No one would fault you for enjoying some upper-class window shopping along this avenue, or even overpaying for a cup of …

Photographer's haunting deep-sea images reveal rare, odd creatures

Just when you thought you'd seen all the weird creatures of this good Earth, somebody like Solvin Zankl dives down deep into the Atlantic Ocean and stuns you again.<p>Zankl, a marine biologist and photographer, took the above images in the deep waters off Cape Verde in the North Atlantic …

Caramel Upside Down Apple Cake

<i>Fast and Easy and so Delicious, this Caramel Upside Down Apple Cake has a self making Caramel Sauce over a perfectly baked Apple Cake. The Best Fall</i> …

Kyoto police in Japan will point the way for tourists with QR codes

Instead of spending time helping travellers find their way around a new city, police in one Japanese city will point tourists in the direction of modernity; to QR (Quick Response) codes that will help them get to the popular attractions they seek.<p>The Kyoto Prefectural Police have mounted posters in …

Japan

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to iPhone/Smartphone Photography

Dear friend,<p>This guide is intended for you if you currently own a smartphone (iPhone, Android, etc) and want to learn how to take better …

Top 10 Paris restaurants for €10 a head

With the traditional Parisian brasserie in decline, a new website is pointing diners to alternative cheap eats. The founders of Les Petites Tables show us where to dine well on a shoestring<p>‘No kebabs, no sandwiches - that’s our rule. Apart from that, if it’s good we’ll consider it.” Romain …

How to bake perfect brioche

Creating beautiful brioche takes planning, perseverance and a whole lot of eggs<p>Brioche is among the loveliest of breads to bake, and the most rewarding. But it’s also one of the most daunting. You don’t fall into brioche. You don’t find yourself accidentally making it at 10pm at night. It requires …

Dessert

All You Need to Know About Maneki-Nekos, Japan’s Lucky Cats – Japan Info

In Japan, there are many things considered to be auspicious or bodes well of which one of the most common and popular ones would have to be the …

Japan

The top spots around France according to Airbnb visitors

The majority of tourists in France prefer to stay in larger, countryside regions than in major cities, according to new statistics from Airbnb.<p>Just …

Italy’s best-kept food secret: the sagra festival

Italy’s food festivals are not just a chance to taste fantastic regional specialities, but also to delve into local culture – and autumn is the time to go<p>Italy’s best-kept food secret is the <i>sagra</i>. A festival organised to show off a local food or drink (or both), a sagra is a place where you’ll eat …

Narwhals: the 'giant unicorn of the sea' at risk from climate change

Narwhals — the Arctic dwelling, sabre-tusked whales of the North — number in the tens of thousands.<p>But with a rapidly changing Arctic climate, they …

The Arctic

17 Ways to Get More Crème Brûlée in Your Life

There’s something about an elegant dessert that gets you every time. You can’t turn down a pretty pots de crème if you have the chance to indulge, but crème brûlée holds the top spot in your heart. While it may not be the easiest dessert to whip up in your own kitchen, there are plenty of ways to …

A High Line for Paris, Only More So

The transformation of the Petite Ceinture will ultimately become the city’s biggest-ever railway conversion project.<p>Right now, Paris has an opportunity most cities would kill for: a 32<b>–</b>kilometer strip of unbuilt land stretching though some of its most popular neighborhoods.<p>What makes this huge plot …

Paris Plages: The Beach Arrives for the Summer on the Seine

You need not leave Paris this summer in search of sunny beaches, on the 20th July the beach will come to you!<p>As part of <i>Paris Plages</i>, three beaches …

France

Parisian Walkways: Rue Condorcet in South Pigalle

South Pigalle is the new go-to neighbourhood of Paris. Endearingly dubbed ‘SoPi’ by the foreign press (though the name has never really caught on …

Studio Ghibli finally answers our questions about 'Spirited Away'

Famed Japanese production house Studio Ghibli released "Spirited Away" in 2001, and has captured the hearts of both the young and old around the …

Best of Normandy and Brittany: readers’ travel tips

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