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Melbourne to host 'Olympic Games of food'

• Brae climbs up world's best restaurant list but Sydney's Quay falls<p>Watch out Australia, the circus is coming to town. This week's big foodie news - …

These are the best places to visit in Rome, according to locals

A survey conducted by Autoclick interviewed nearly 700 locals, and it turns out that iconic landmarks are iconic for a reason. At least in Rome, the top spots that are popular with tourists are popular with locals, too.<p>Below, the top 10 places locals say you should visit when in Rome.

Rarest Beaches in the World

In today’s interconnected world, it can sometimes be hard to find unique and scenic places. This especially pertains to something as rare as the …

Nature

11 things you’ll get addicted to living in Italy

1. Having 100 pizzas to choose from on the menu.<p>Want a salad on top of your pizza? You got it. A fried egg in the middle of the pie? Coming right …

FBI gets an unexpected lesson from a former interrogator for the Nazis

When the<p>FBIwent looking for the best way to pry information from terrorists, they discovered it in the most unlikely of places: an almost-forgotten interrogator for Nazi Germany.<p>Hanns Scharff was a master manipulator, but not in the stereotypical Gestapo-like ways that usually come to mind. His …

Human Rights

13 more European cities you never thought to visit (but really should)

The best coffee maker for camping

<i>By Eve O'Neill</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. Read the full article here.</i><p>In the great outdoors, there's no perfect way to deliver piping-hot coffee directly from the stove to your mouth, but you can get close. After grinding, pressing, …

Top 10: the best luxury hotels in Florence

An expert guide to the top luxury hotels in Florence, including the best for five-star service, Arno views, beautiful gardens and opulent interiors, in central Florence near to the Duomo, Ponte Vecchio and Via Tornabuoni.<p>Villa Cora<p>Built in the late 1860s by Baron Oppenheim, the main villa at the …

A College Tourist's City Guide to Rome

The College Tourist<p>By: Laura Carolina Gingrich<p><b>Guiding tips and advice to fully experience Rome, the "Eternal City".</b><p>Rome is one of the most popular travel destinations in Europe. Rich with more than two and a half thousand years of history, Rome is a cultural, artistic, gastronomic, religious and …

Italian village trattorias: readers’ travel tips

Some of Italy’s best food is found in rural, family-run places where fresh, local produce is cooked superbly. Readers share details of their most memorable meals<p>Enter next week’s competition and you could win a £200 hotel voucher<p>Winning tip: L’Osteria del Garò, Levizzano, Emilia-Romagna<p>If you live …

Italy

Dame Helen testifies in US over looted Nazi art

<b>Actress Dame Helen Mirren has testified for US politicians about the slow pace of restitution of looted Jewish art.</b><p>She recently portrayed the struggle of a Jewish woman, Maria Altmann, to reclaim a painting by Klimt confiscated by the Nazis in the film Woman in Gold.<p>The Oscar-winning star spoke to …

Art

Italy Struggles to Reform Neglected Museums

Government efforts to streamline Italian museums like the Uffizi and Capodimonte face resistance from unions, limited resources<p>When Mauro Felicori became the director last fall of the Reggia di Caserta—a magnificent, Versailles-like royal palace in southern Italy—he worked long hours to fix a …

Museums

Tentsile Tree Tents

Try to name a few common headaches of sleeping in a tent and they'll likely all point to one problem: the ground. Rocky surfaces make it tough to pick a suitable spot while runoff from rain can seep in from below—and don’t forget about snakes and other critters that like to surprise at night. …

Forests

Helen Mirren, Lawmakers Push to Recover Art Stolen by Nazis

More than 70 years after Nazis plundered the troves of art owned by victims of the Holocaust, lawmakers are teaming up with Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren to shine a light on the thefts — and help ensure that the works are returned to their rightful owners.<p>“The very act of Nazi expropriation …

Fine Art

Stay in a 13th century villa and explore Italy's culinary soul on a women's tour of Tuscany

Private wine tours and Italian cooking lessons are on the itinerary for a weeklong women's fall tour of Tuscany.<p>The tour group, organized by Travel Italian Style, is to be housed in a renovated 13th century Tuscan villa.<p>Participants are scheduled to go on day trips throughout the region during the …

Italy

17 of the World's Most Extraordinary National Parks

<i>Canada's Pacific Rim National Park is one of the world's most extraordinary national parks.</i><p>Yellowstone was the world's first national park. As the US National Park Service turns 100 years old this year, people from around the country (and globe) are flocking to these iconic reserves. US National …

28 incredible roads to drive in your lifetime

From a mountain pass in Abu Dhabi to routes that wind through the Swiss Alps, these roads make for a drive you won't soon forget.<p><i>Sarah Schmalbruch contributed to an earlier version of this post.</i>

N. Oregon Coast Guided Hikes a Mind-Bending Bit of Science

One happens in Manzanita, and the other in the Warrenton are. Manzanita events, Warrenton events

Hiking

The 15 Best New Hiking Shells of 2016

2<p>SHARES<p>Rain, sleet, snow, wind: Whatever nature throws at you, you can shrug it off with a good shell. Just make sure you pick the right one. If …

In Anchorage, Natural Beauty Isn’t the Only Thing That’s Cheap

Soon after my Alaska Airlines flight had safely touched down at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, I noticed I felt a bit off. It was 10:30 p.m. but the sun was still hanging above the horizon and it looked like midmorning. My old Peace Corps friend Isaac and I stood in a parking lot …

Airports

Where To Shop Rome's Best Ingredients

<i>By Katie Parla for Fathom | We were delighted to hear that Fathom contributor Katie Parla was publishing</i> Tasting Rome<i>, a book all about cooking specialties from the city’s best restaurants, because we don’t know many people who eat better than her. We asked Parla where she scores the super</i> …

Italy

The best activity shoes for men: Action Packed

I spend a lot of time being active outdoors, so I really value good footwear that’s comfortable, robust and meets the needs of whatever activity I’m doing, from rock climbing to trail running and hiking, to various water sports. There are plenty of good shoes out there to choose from, but here are …

Backpacking

These horizontal charts show history from a whole new perspective

Without a foundational, tree-trunk understanding of all parts of history, we often forget the things we do learn, leaving even our favorite parts of history a bit hazy in our heads.<p>Blogging about history is asking for trouble. Portray nearly any story or person as an Aladdin or a Jafar and you'll …

Henry Viii

Why Malta is Europe's hottest new travel destination

When the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Inter-sex Association (IGLA-Europe) published its annual Rainbow Index ranking the …

66 Things to Do and See in Paris

From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most entertaining, most exquisite, and most quintessentially Parisian attractions and activities the city has to offer.<p>From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most …

France

The 14 Best European Cities for Solo Travelers

Europe is one of the best places to go for a solo trip — the flight isn’t too long, there’s great tourist infrastructure, and the people are …

European Travel

When in Rome

When the sun rises on Rome a new city is born. Rome leaves behind her nighttime alter ego and becomes a much different city in the daytime. The tourists come out during the day pointing their cameras at everything that resembles history and the locals try and sell them every trinket under the sun …

8 reasons Belize should be on your radar

From the verdant jungles to the I-can’t-believe-these blues of the coast, Belize is a small Central American nation that packs a punch for those looking for an affordable paradise. We've compiled a list of reasons why you need to drop everything right now and book a trip.<p>It’s affordable and easier …

121 Things To Do In Rome, Italy - The Ultimate Guide

<i>Photo Credit: Mapics/Fotolia</i><p>You know the feeling… There’s so many things to do in Rome that your head is starting to spin.<p>That dreaded fear is …

Peek Inside Bordeaux's New Cité Du Vin, The Disneyland For Wine Lovers

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