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Eight hidden Italian islands where you can escape the crowds

With more than 450 islands, Italy is home to some incredible beaches and coastlines, many with fascinating ancient history — but the secret’s out for many of them. For a quieter, more authentic experience, head to these eight Italian islands before the crowds do. Gelato, ocean vistas, and seclusion …

Italy

The 25 Best Places for Barbecue in the U.S.

It’s barbecue season: Step away from the grill, and leave it to the professionals to deliver smoked meat the way it’s meant to be.<p>The Oxford …

BBQ

50 incredible safari holidays

To go on safari is to take part in one of life’s last great adventures. Here, from the Tropic of Cancer to the Cape of Good Hope, are 50 of the best – for every budget and every wildlife experience.<p>Best for first timers<p>Kenya in a nutshell<p>Where better for a first taste of wild Africa than Kenya? …

15 Ways to Eat an Avocado for Breakfast — Recipes from The Kitchn

I'll eat an avocado any time of day, but for breakfast it seems especially satisfying. This creamy green fruit is loaded with a dose of healthy fats …

Breakfast

19 Delicious Ways to Cook With Mango This Summer

There aren't many things in the world better than perfectly ripe mangoes. Sweet, fruity, and creamy, they taste like full-fledged desserts even …

4 Reasons Why This New Resort In Malaysia Is The Perfect Mini-Moon Destination - female

by<p><b>Definition of Mini-moon according to Oxford:</b> A short break spent together by a newly married couple, typically in advance of a longer holiday to be …

The world's most beautiful city squares – perfect places for people-watching

10 Scams to Watch Out for in Kuala Lumpur

Like any big capital city, there are a few scams in Kuala Lumpur that target travelers. Most are harmless nuisances meant to relieve you of that …

18 of the world’s best rail journeys

<b>UK</b><p><b>London to Fort William</b><p><b>Duration: 419 miles/13hr<br>Price (single): From £45</b><br>The Caledonian Sleeper, one of Britain’s last sleeper services (the other is the Night Riviera to Penzance), is getting a £100m upgrade. The new trains will have double beds, en suites, Highland food and Arran toiletries. …

Trains

How You Can Vacation Like A Mogul At This Italian Seaside Resort

Italy’s famous seaside resorts like Portofino and Capri have long attracted big international names, but for more than a century the country’s business elite gathered in the insider haven, Forte Dei Marmi, on Tuscany’s northern coast. The glamorous Agnellis, the Fiat heirs, summered here for years …

12 of the best beach towns in southern Europe

Šibenik, Croatia<p>It’s known as the gateway to Krka national park and the Kornati islands, but this 1,000-year-old city has enough in itself to keep visitors happily busy for days. A slow amble along its waterfront goes past bars, restaurants and the 15th-century Cathedral of St James, a Unesco world …

European Travel

Beautiful Madeira, the island of eternal springtime

<b>(CNN) —</b> Year-round spring climate. Mountains soaring from an ocean of deepest blue. An abundance of exotic fruit and superlative seafood. Unusual wines.<p>Madeira seems to be the island that has it all. Yet Portugal's "pearl of the Atlantic" has always had an image problem.<p>"Dreary, stuffy little …

European Travel

What Not to Wear on Your Trip to Thailand

Thailand is a very relaxed place, and given the image of bikini-clad vacationers frolicking on beaches and backpackers in shorts and sandals …

What to see in magnificent Budapest

European Travel

10 Unmissable Places to Visit in Japan

Japan is somewhere I think everyone should visit. From futuristic skyscrapers to tranquil bamboo forests and neon arcades to serene temples, it’s …

The 10 places you must visit, by the man who walked around the world

The 12 European cities you should take your child to before they're 18

City breaks are the perfect family bonding experience – they’re a great low-stress option for half-term - and Europe is full of child-friendly restaurants, hotels and activities. Here are our favourite cities for children of all ages.<p>1. London<p>With playgrounds and glorious parks in every …

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 14<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

National Parks

12 Incredible And Affordable Places To Travel Outside The US

See if your dream destination is on the list. H/T Quora<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

11 things you should know before traveling to Thailand

When traveling to another country, it's easy to overlook that place's cultural norms.<p>But being culturally sensitive will help you not only gain respect as a traveler, but it will also help you gain insight into the values of the people you're visiting.<p>For Thailand in particular, basic knowledge of …

10 secret beaches worth discovering

<b>(CNN) —</b> To all the locals who have been hoarding the following beaches, please forgive us.<p>But c'mon, how can you really sleep at night, knowing you're sending all those well-meaning tourists to the same old beaches with the same old towel-to-towel crowds, the same old overflowing trash cans and the …

Outer Banks

The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018

These destinations are spectacular—and affordable.<p><b>The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018</b><p><b>By Megan Leonhardt and Kerri Anne Renzulli</b><p>Whether you dream of …

Travel

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Peri Peri African Chicken Recipe

"This is a great spicy marinade recipe, a traditional African dish, great for BBQ. Nice with salad and fries, but I like adding it to a pita with …

7 Beautiful Pet-Friendly Airbnb Stays In Malaysia - female

by<p>Have you ever felt reluctant to leave for a well-deserved vacation because it would mean leaving your beloved pet behind? We feel you. If you’re …

Chilaquiles

This is morning-after-your-party food. It even calls for day-old fried tortillas! They’re cooked in salsa roja, topped with fried eggs, pickled …

Truffled Toast with Radicchio and Egg

Rich truffle butter and a heap of radicchio di Treviso put this "toast 'n' eggs" in a class of its own.

You’d Never Know These Black Bean Brownies Were Healthy

Decadent, delicious, and so easy to make.<p>I have a bit of an obsession with finding recipes that sneakily swap in good-for-you ingredients. Chocolate …

Dessert