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21 Best Bars in New York City

Above all else, New York is a drinking town. Here, where the locals go for a tipple.<p>New Yorkers love a drink. And being an open-minded bunch, they embrace dives, wine bars, and cocktail joints in equal measure, meaning you won't go wrong when looking for a place to knock back a few. Read on for our …

New York City

Beyond the Basics: Shanghai

Plan your trip to Shanghai with Condé Nast Traveler’s guide to the best hotels, restaurants, and things to do.<p>One hundred-plus years ago, Shanghai was the chicest city in the world, a mashup of Las Vegas, New York, and Paris, with dozens of nationalities living within its borders. These days, the …

China

Beyond the Basics: Cape Town

Plan your trip to Cape Town with Condé Nast Traveler’s guide to the best hotels, restaurants, and things to do.<p>You may be familiar with Cape Town’s majestic Table Mountain and breathtaking beaches—a little less so with her ever-emerging culinary and cultural scene. Having been named the World …

South Africa

Nine sensational seafood spots around the world

Archeological records suggest that humans have been preparing and eating seafood for at least 165,000 years, and it’s safe to say we’ve gotten pretty good at it. Some of the world’s greatest delicacies come from our planet’s oceans, lakes and rivers, from elegant slices of sashimi in Japan to meaty …

Aquaculture

Ten reasons to visit Split

Located around 200km north of Dubrovnik on the Dalmatian coast, the Croatian city of Split is often overshadowed by its glamorous neighbour. But once you've wandered Split's enchanting Roman old town, lingered over a coffee on its sunny waterside promenade and ventured into its beautiful surrounds, …

European Travel

A perfect week in Tierra del Fuego

Travel to the terminus of the Andes and you’ve truly reached the end of the world once you set foot on Tierra del Fuego, a mythical land of fire and ice marooned off the southern tip of South America. Split in two by a border, it’s never been easier to visit both the Chilean and Argentinean sides …

South America

Essential Petra: how to make the most of a one-day visit

With its wind-whittled landscape, honeycomb tombs and silent canyons blessed by forgotten gods, the ancient city of Petra embraces human history on an epic scale. The breadth of the site, which is sprinkled over numerous mountains, accessed via narrow slot canyons and stretches across dry river …

Archaeology

Two days in Amman: best of Jordan's capital in 48 hours

Although many travellers to Jordan have their sights set on the architectural marvels of Petra and the magical martian landscapes of Wadi Rum, the capital of Amman is worth at least 48 hours of your time.<p>It’s easy to fill two days with well-loved historic sites, restaurants and cafes, but be …

Travel

Jordan's life aquatic: watery adventures in the desert

Epic desert landscapes, hospitable people and ancient ruins are Jordan’s most obvious drawcards, but a closer look reveals that, despite its arid environment, the kingdom is also wonderfully rich in lush oases, from a biblical river to saline soaks and secret canyon pools. Here are eight places to …

Red Sea

A foodie's day in Tokyo: a culinary itinerary

So you came to Tokyo to eat? You'd need a whole month just to make it through the highlights of this world-class – some would say world's best – food city. But you can do a lot in a day, from trawling the markets and department stores to splurging on sushi and sake.<p>The best thing about Tokyo for …

Japan

36 Hours in Budapest

One of the largest cities in Europe, Budapest is a regional powerhouse in terms of art, design and cuisine, home to a dynamic fashion scene and more Michelin-starred restaurants than any other city in the former Eastern Bloc. Of course, the Hungarian capital boasts a rich and lengthy history, …

European Travel

7 Must-Visit Beaches Maui Has to Offer

Among the eight main islands that make up Hawaii, Maui (aka the Valley Isle) is one of the best spots to visit if you're looking for fewer tourists and abundant gorgeous beaches. In fact, the low-key island offers so many options that it was difficult to visit them all on my most recent five-day …

Beaches

How to Get Six-Pack Abs at Home Without Gym Equipment

Whether or not you can see your abs comes down to a combination of how developed your ab muscles are and how little fat you have on your stomach. If …

Workouts

This 8-Minute Ab Workout Will Strengthen Every Muscle in Your Core

In this video, 8fit trainer Marife San Victores will take you through a short routine that targets every muscle in the abdomen in just 8 minutes.<p>They …

Workouts

New App CloseCircle Will Be Your Personal Emergency Response Team on Vacation

Imagine ex-Special Forces getting you out of danger's way—it can happen with a quick call.<p>Imagine taking a virtual bodyguard on any trip—one that doesn’t just warn you of danger, but can also whisk you home safely with a single phone call should the worst occur. It’s the premise underpinning a new, …

Action Movies

Skip the Crunches—Science Says These 3 Foods Are the Answer to a Flatter Stomach

It only takes one glance at Zara's or Reformation's summer campaigns to realize that the latest fashion trends put one part of our body on show: the …

This Google Street View hyper-lapse video takes you on a tour of the world

An incredible hyper-lapse video takes viewers on a tour of the world, only using images from Google Street View.<p>Matteo Archondis, a graphic design student in Verona, created the incredible video over a two week period. He told Lonely Planet that he loves filmmaking – particularly time-lapse and …

Google Street View

Get paid US$10,000 a month to stay in luxury vacation homes around the world

If you love the luxury lifestyle as much as you love travel, the best job in the world is now accepting applications.<p>Thirdhome is a membership-based home rental site that allows people who own a second home to exchange time there for stays at various other luxury destinations around the world, with …

Vacation Homes

Workmen accidentally paint over Banksy artwork at a Jamaican celebrity resort

In what has proven to be a costly and embarrassing blunder, hotel builders recently painted over millions of pounds worth of artist Banksy’s artwork at a five-star resort in Jamaica, presuming it was graffiti.<p>The incident occurred at Geejam, a luxury seven-room resort in the Port Antonio region …

Streetwear

Budapest district-hopping: how to explore top neighbourhoods

Not dissimilar to the arrondissements of Paris, Budapest’s neighbourhoods come with their own distinct personality that gradually changes as you cross from one district into another.<p>From the stately monuments of Castle Hill to a revitalised industrial quarter on the banks of the Danube, here are …

European Travel

This new map helps you find the best time to visit anywhere in the world

Do you have a dream destination in mind and unsure of when to go? Or do you have time booked off and you’re trying to find a place to enjoy it? This handy new map tool will now allow you to find the best time to visit anywhere in the world.<p>To discover your perfect destination, simply select your …

North America

One of Mexico's most inclusive destinations announces new initiatives for LGBT travellers

One of the most inclusive destinations in the world is planning to take their LGBT-friendly initiatives to the next level.<p>The resort town of Puerto Vallarta has long been a huge draw for LGBT travellers. As well as being easily accessible from the US West Coast, it’s also home to Mexico’s only …

LGBTQI

Easy Better-Than-Takeout Shrimp Fried Rice

One of the most popular posts on my site the past year has been my Easy Better-Than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice recipe.There’s even a video in that …

Onions

How to Make Kingfish, Jamaican Style

By Nigel Spence<i><br>CJ Contributor</i><p>Recently, I had the immense pleasure and honor of attending a very special event in my hometown Kingston, Jamaica. It …

Grand Central Station

Miso-Marinated Salmon

Miso-glazed salmon promises firm, flavorful fish with a glazed, lacquer-like exterior but takes 3 days to prepare. We wanted to make a dish that …

Six stunning soft shell crab dishes for spring

It’s officially spring in the mid-Atlantic when soft shell crabs start appearing on menus. The highly prized clawboys from the Chesapeake Bay are as …

Chesapeake Bay

Your Guide to Crab (And How to Cook It)

Blue, Dungeness and king are popular crab types that give claws for celebration. Here’s what you need to know to make the most of these seasonal …