Shelly Owens

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How to Travel to the Galápagos Islands

The Galápagos Islands, in Ecuador, offer wildlife and landscapes found nowhere else on earth. But before you swim with the sea lions and marvel at …

South America

Mini Muffulettas

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Pulse pickled vegetables in food processor 8 to 10 times or until finely chopped. Stir in olives and dressing.<p>Step 2<p>Spread 1 …

Food

This Will Be Your Dad’s New Favorite Pork Chop Recipe

It’s almost Father’s Day, and that means it’s time to show dad he didn’t raise a bum loser. How do you do that? Well, you could get him a nice gift — …

Recipes

Our 10 Most-Saved Recipes for Your Next Potluck — Recipes from The Kitchn

We like to think of May as the official kickoff to potluck season. The month always brings its fair share of parties with it, which only seem to …

Cooking

Skip Santorini and Head to These Lesser-Known Greek Islands Instead | GQ

Avoid the crowds of Greek's most-mobbed island and opt for a chiller—but equally beautiful—vacation instead.<p>We’ve all seen Santorini’s blue domes and white buildings piled high above a glittering sea—if not in real life, then at least on Instagram, thanks to honeymooning and soul-searching …

European Travel

Korean Hot Wings Recipe

"Finger-licking good, Korean-style hot wings made easy and simple. The sauce can be made up to two weeks ahead of time; flavor will …

Recipes

Top 7 magical experiences in Chile and where to stay

Chile is one of the hottest travel destinations for 2018, offering something for everyone along with magnificent scenery, friendly cities and …

South America

The 10 Most Beautiful Towns in Puglia

Dreamy whitewashed enclaves, quaint fishing villages jutting into the sea, and ancient hilltop settlements hemmed in by protective walls – […]The 10 …

Italy

London Travel Guide

Best Time To Visit<p>Spring starts early in the U.K., and it’s optimal in otherwise temperamental weather (still: pack an umbrella). Mild winters and …

Travel

How to be a responsible traveller in Marrakesh

Marrakesh is no stranger to tourists, and travellers flock to the rose-hued city to discover the medina, scour the souqs for treasures, admire traditional <i>zellij</i> tiles on ancient mosques and savour local flavours at the food stalls of Djemaa El Fna. With the threat of overtourism encroaching on the …

Travel

Your smart speakers are listening to you. Here's how to delete their recordings.

Keep your data to yourself.<p>Your friendly neighborhood smart speaker can do everything from dictate recipes to control door locks. On the less positive side, it's also capable of eavesdropping on your conversations and activities. What's a privacy-concerned citizen to do?<p>To better predict your …

Google Home

The Top 12 Things to Do in the Douro Valley

The UNESCO-listed Douro valley, in central northern Portugal, is a highlight of any visit to the country. While it’s most famous for the port and</i> …

European Travel

Explore Italy's Adriatic Coast

Puglia is a long, thin region that starts at the Gargano Promontory, the <i>spur of the boot</i>, and continues to the Salento Peninsula, the <i>toe of the boot</i>. …

Italy

Beyond Positano: This Is Where Italian Locals Go to Escape the Crowds

Picture the ultimate summer: Zipping around the Italian coastline on a Vespa, learning to make pasta in the quaint olive grove–lined farmhouses, …

Italy

15 Harry Potter-Inspired Kitchen Items That’ll Make You Say “Accio”!

We’ve rounded up the best ways to bring some magic to your kitchen with these adorable (and practical!) Harry Potter-inspired kitchen gadgets.<p>Each of …

Harry Potter

Roast Tomatoes, Fennel Chickpeas with Preserved Lemons Honey

It might seem a hassle to roast the fennel and tomatoes separately, but it does make things easier when you come to assemble this, as each element …

Recipes

Make these fiery tandoori chicken wings for a taste of India

Every culture has its own version of barbecue. America’s got its smokers, Brazil has those seemingly endless skewers of <i>churrasco</i>,meat and India’s got<i></i> …

Food

Why You Should Fly in Compression Leggings — and 13 Pairs to Try

We all have that pair of pants we reserve for a long day of traveling — one that isn’t too tight, has a bit of stretch, and is cute enough for the …

Clothing

10 Whisky Festivals That You Have To Go To If You Love Whisky

I just came back from the Feis Ile, one of my favorite whisky festivals in the world and a highlight of my year. I get to see friends I meet there every year, explore one of the world’s most beautiful locations, and drink the best whisky in the world. Not too bad…<p>Yet the Feis isn’t the only whisky …

Whiskey

Sharpening in Photoshop – The Complete Guide

Sharpening is one of those things in post-processing that makes a lot of people scratch their heads. There are multiple sharpen tools in Photoshop, …

Tutorials

The Other Side of the French Mediterranean: 5 Great Destinations in the South of France

The Languedoc-Roussillon region—just west of Provence—has an abundance of rugged countryside, idyllic cities, and famed cuisine packed into an …

France

Madrid to Almeria by Train, Bus, Car and Flights

Almeria is in the southeast of Spain, at the eastern end of Andalusia, and a is popular for its unspoiled beaches and relatively low number of …

Trains

Automatically Remove People From Your Images in Photoshop

It is nearly impossible to take a photo in some locations without people or cars disrupting the image. Of course you can edit out these objects, but …

Tutorials

People Are Straight-up Obsessed With These 32 Ridiculously Clever Products On Amazon Prime

One minute a product is just a glimmer in the eye of some clever inventor or designer — then suddenly you look around, you talk with your friends, …

Madrid's best rooftop bars

Some boast open air pools, others are perfectly designed to capture the elusive summer breeze on stifling hot nights in the capital. There's only one …

11 No-Fuss Party Platters That Will Make Guests Think You Got It Catered

Who doesn’t love a good party? Party prep, on the other hand… can be less of a blast. From cooking countless dishes to mixing pitchers of cocktails …

Healthy Eating

10 Roadside Restaurants Worth Pulling Over For

Usually, stopping to get food during a road trip means settling for whatever you can find at the next few exits or in the next town, but there are …

Kyoto, Beyond the Temples and Shrines

The Japanese city known for its temples is also filled with under-the-radar shops, cafés, and markets.<p>Japan’s historic cultural capital is known for its interesting mix of traditional arts and an avant-garde scene, according to Lucille Reyboz, cofounder of the Kyotographie photography festival. …

The 13 Best Attractions in Hanoi, Vietnam

Don't say you've been to Hanoi in Vietnam until you've seen the majority of the sights on this list. Take your time; with over a thousand years of …

5 Great Dutch Ovens: And 15 Recipes to Put Them to Work — Recipes from The Kitchn

Of all the cookware I own, there is nothing I use more often than my Dutch oven. It's the workhorse of the kitchen, making almost anything from …