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Cold Soup Recipes

Drain two 16-ounce jars of roasted red peppers, then puree with 1 pound chopped tomatoes, 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar, 1 tablespoon olive oil, and 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked paprika. Chill at least 1 hour, then divide among four bowls. Garnish each with 1/2 teaspoon olive oil and 1 teaspoon each …

Foam Roller Exercises: Awesome Fitness Equipment

Exercise 1 Reverse Push-Through<p>Sit on the floor with a foam roller behind you, your legs extended in front of you, and place both hands on the roller, arms straight and palms facing you. Engage your core, then slowly lower your back toward the ground, letting the foam roller move up your arms. Hold …

Ten amazing off-the-radar experiences in France

No Francophile worth their salt would skip the Eiffel Tower or the lavender fields of Provence. But while France’s tourist trail is well trodden for a reason, there are plenty of wonders that might have escaped your radar. Here’s an alternative bucket list for your trip to France.<p>See flocking …

France

Quiet escapes in Croatia

<b>Jo O’Riordan, north London, writes</b><p>I’m 22 and my aunt is a young 50. We want to go Croatia in June – somewhere with a sandy beach, culture and amazing food. We don’t like crowds. We aren’t getting a car, and we want to stay in one place.<p><b>Jane Foster, Croatia expert, replies</b><p>I suggest you stay in the …

European Travel

Top 10 Eastern European getaways

For years Eastern Europe was the undiscovered half of the continent - but things have changed. The diverse highlights of Eastern Europe are now drawing travellers by the trainload. Here are our top 10 Eastern European getaways.<p>1. Julian Alps, Slovenia<p>The Julian Alps form Slovenia's dramatic …

European Travel

Finding cheap Eurostar fares

<b>FAQ:</b> I’ve often been attracted to Eurostar’s offers of return fares to <b>Paris</b> at £69, but when I look on its website, most tickets are much more expensive. How do I find the cheapest fare or at least a good deal on the route?<p><b>Anthony Lambert, rail expert, replies</b><br>As you have found, the lead-in offers …

10 Italian Villages for a Perfect Summer Escape

For years, Italy has ranked among the top summer destinations for American travelers, an unsurprising feat given the country's historical legacy, renowned cuisine, breathtaking heartland, and award-winning wines. To get a true taste of the essence of Italy, many travelers take to the countryside to …

Italy

Airbnb could squander billions fighting every landlord in the world

So is it legal or not to use Airbnb in New York City?<p>Earlier this week, a New York City judge likened an apartment rented out through the online service to an “illegal hotel” and fined the offender, Nigel Warren, $2,400. But what about everyone else? Do New Yorkers who planned to make a few bucks …

Real Estate

America's legendary drives

With over four million miles of highway, the USA offers more road trips than anyone could tackle in one lifetime. Whether you’re itching to peek into Wild West history, or just longing for a big ol’ soulful dose of nature’s vistas, you’ll find them along America’s backroads and byways. Here are our …

Hiking

The birth and death of a tourist hotspot

The whale shark is slowly swimming 25 yards from the boat — a shadow in the clear, warm water. The German guy is the first to see it; he leaps to his …

6 Ways to Save on a Trip to Europe

Ask anyone and they will tell you that traveling to Europe this summer will not be cheap, unless of course you want to go very early June or late …