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Where to Find Bangkok’s Best Street Food While You Can

It was a few minutes after 6 p.m., and Lim Lao Sa, a fishball noodle stand tucked into an alleyway near the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, had just opened. Rain was falling, hard. A series of deftly arranged tarps sheltered patrons sitting on red plastic stools at a handful of tables. Water drizzled …

5 Stunning Places You've Probably Never Heard of but Need to See, According to a Woman Who's Traveled to 100 Countries (Video)

Traveling is always an exciting experience, but nothing quite compares to discovering something new.<p>Unfortunately, the prospect of visiting uncharted …

Salt Lake City

An Ode to Caramelizing Onions (and How to Do It Right) - Chowhound

Making caramelized onions is one of the simplest yet most striking acts of kitchen magic there is. Butter and salt are the only ingredients you need …

Onions

23 One-Pan Meals You Can Make in Under an Hour

Sometimes called <i>miracle meals</i> (because they are), these one-pan dinners are a busy person's dream come true. Quick to assemble, quick to cook, and …

10 Tips for Better Sheet-Pan Dinners

By Anna Stockwell<p>If your sheet-pan dinners consist of a jumble of random ingredients, you need to read this.<p>A sheet-pan dinner—where everything is roasted all together on one rimmed baking sheet—is a weeknight go-to for us, and not just because it means less dishes to wash. The best sheet-pan …

Cooking

Airline ticket secrets: How to get the best value

<b>(CNN) —</b> Searching for the cheapest airfare may be the most popular way of deciding on a flight, but secret extras baked right into the ticket may bring extra value to your booking, no matter how much you paid.<p>Follow these three lessons to ensure that you're maximizing the value of a travel booking …

American Airlines

35 Quirky Hotels Around The World

From converted airplanes, trains and silos to ice caves and giant animals, these hotels are pretty special.<p>Many hotels promise guests a one-of-a-kind hospitality experience, but for the most part, they tend to offer the same standard fare.<p>Still, if you’re looking for some more out-there …

The world's 50 best foods

<b>(CNN) —</b> "There is no love sincerer than the love of food," George Bernard Shaw said. Judging by the number of amazing dishes out there, he was right.<p>But which are the tastiest? Which are the best foods? And what are destinations that serve them?<p>We've scoured the planet for what we think are 50 of …

Food & Dining

The perfect bracket to win your March Madness pool

Think you can pick all the winners in the NCAA tournament? Probably not. There are more than nine quintillion different bracket combinations — that’s a nine, followed by 18 zeros. If you filled out that many paper brackets by hand and stacked on top of each other it would reach Pluto … and back … …

College Sports

You Could Be Missing Out on More Than $700 in Airline Compensation Every Year

Even though it might not feel like it sometimes, travelers do actually have rights. But according to a new report, as many as 92 percent of U.S. …

Flying

20 Luxury Vacations That Are Surprisingly Affordable

Just because you’re not a member of the one percent, it doesn’t mean you can’t travel like it. Whether it’s booking a safari adventure or vacationing …

20 Things You Need to Survive a 20-Hour Plane Ride

Hopefully you’re heading somewhere fun because this is going to get bad before it gets good.<p>There’s no high quite like booking a plane ticket to a …

New App Lets You Bid on Unsold Airline Seats at the Last Minute

Snag a last-minute deal to your dream destination.<p>A new startup is here to reward spontaneous travelers who like to plan trips on a whim, as well as …

How to make coconut ice cream for real

This is how Llewellyn Clarke makes coconut ice cream on the island of Nevis. Here's a hint ... you start by climbing up a tree and cutting down a coconut.

Ice Cream

How to make hot sauce from the Caribbean

Llewellyn Clark is a butcher at the Four Seasons, but his homemade hot pepper sauce is making him famous on the island of Nevis in the Caribbean.

Caribbean

15 healthy chicken recipes for dinner tonight

Chicken is America's go-to dinner protein for many good reasons: It's easy, affordable and popular with kids and adults alike.<p>And when you don't add a ton of saturated fat or salt when you cook it, it's a very healthy meat. The only problem with chicken being everyone's go-to food is that it can …

Cooking

Tuck Roasted Yams & Greens into Tortillas for a Saucy Winter Dinner

Stuffing yourself with enchiladas smothered in bubbly sauce sounds like a comfort food dream come true, right? There’s just something about packed tortillas covered in a blanket of spice (and maybe some cheese) that feeds the little furnace in our bellies. And a version that slips in some tasty …

Food

It’s Not Always Bad to Cook Vegetables into Oblivion

While done-in-a-flash dishes power us through busy workweeks (and, to be honest, weekends, too), recipes that slow us down are just as important. By patiently, gently simmering, we witness something almost magical—ingredients transcend past the familiar into an entirely new state before our eyes. …

Hidden tunnel could lead to Mayan 'entrance to the underworld'

<b>(CNN) —</b> This month, archaeologists in Mexico will begin excavating a secret tunnel thought to lead beneath a pyramid built by the ancient Maya.<p>The tunnel was sealed off centuries ago by the Maya, but archaeologists plan to clear it in order to reach a hidden "cenote" -- an underwater cavern that …

Archaeology

13 spectacular places to party around the world

It's carnival time in Brazil but Rio de Janeiro's not the only place for party fun. Here are 13 other amazing ways to dance the winter blues away.<p>1. Carnival in Santa Cruz<p>Nothing says “buckle up for six more weeks of winter” like Shrove Tuesday, or Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, or whatever you want …

21 Hotels We Can't Wait to Visit in 2018

As travel editors, there are two questions we’re asked on a consistent basis: “Do you travel a lot?” (Yes, and it’s wonderful.) and, “Where are you …

Travel

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As the Caribbean Rebuilds, Now Is an Important Time to Visit (Video)

Beloved resorts, like Rosewood Little Dix Bay, in the British Virgin Islands, may be in rebuilding mode, but there has never been a better time to …

Spend a Night in a Private Jet for Less Than the Cost of an Economy Ticket

You can even play pilot in the cockpit.<p>Airbnb is a treasure trove of unusual places to sleep. There’s a Wes Anderson-themed treehouse in Ontario, the …

Australian cuisine: An A to Z of the foods and drinks expats miss most

<b>(CNN) —</b> There are countless things about our homeland that Australians miss after moving abroad: the magnificent landscape, the laid-back lifestyle and that endless blue sky, to name a few.<p>But something as simple as a trip to the supermarket can leave us expats -- according to some reports there …

Australia

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11 Homemade Condiments to Make You Feel Like a Pro

A well-stocked fridge is tough to beat. Even the little things, like the right sauce or condiment or garnish, can be a lifesaver for sandwiches, salads, or spreads. And while we all have that brand we love, here's a challenge: Why not try your hand at homemade condiments? Think of it as a chance to …

Ceviche Recipes From Around the World - Chowhound

Ceviche is one of those magical dishes that originated in one country but couldn’t have existed without the contributions of another. Most historians …

Never-ending honeymoon: In El Nido, a retreat built from romance

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Get dropped off at the road by Las Cabanas beach about four kilometers (2.5 miles) outside of El Nido Town.<p>"Walk all the way to the end of the beach, then ask the people at the coconut stand for Mark and Camille's house."<p>Those are the instructions to find The Birdhouse -- a jungle glamping …

El Salvador