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Video: Marriott's Global Brand Officer on Why Europe Needs More Hotel Brands

Nixing a hotel brand isn’t as simple as turning the lights off and calling it a day. There are contracts, owners, and livelihoods at stake and …

Hospitality

The 23 Best Cycling Apps

Although using a smartphone while actually cycling is generally frowned upon (unless you have a snazzy handlebar mount) there are few groups better …

Apps

The amateur’s guide to biking the Tour de France’s most famous routes

The Tour de France is often dubbed the most prestigious and the most difficult multi-stage bike race out there. Because of this exceptional …

Is Hummus Good for You?

It’s not the most popular dip around—salsa’s got it beat by a landslide—but over the past few decades, hummus has increasingly made its way into …

Nutrition

Best Cycling Tours in Europe

If you like to ride a bike and have a week of vacation time, drop all plans you have for relaxing and book a cycling tour in Europe.<p>Biking is one of …

5 High-Protein Pancake Recipes That Aren’t a Total Carbfest

You definitely won’t be able to find these healthy pancakes at IHOP.<p>When it comes to eating pancakes for breakfast, you most likely associate them with lazy Sunday mornings. After all, when you think about having a healthy weekday breakfast, pancakes don't often immediately come to mind. But get …

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Guide: How To Put Together an Ultralight Bikepacking Kit

<b>Want to minimise your luggage setup by putting together an ultralight bikepacking kit? You’ve come to the right place.</b><p>Lots of people in the …

Best road bike wheel sets reviewed 2018

<b>Our complete guide to what to look for when buying your new wheels</b><p>If there’s one upgrade that will help to take your bike to the next level, it is a …

This Homemade Hummus Is So Good You’ll Never Buy It From the Store Again

I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve made hummus from scratch, both for personal and professional reasons. Working in professional kitchens and …

The Best Way to Poach an Egg on the Stove So They’re Perfect Every Time

Poached eggs are a brunch staple for a reason; they’re delicious and reveal a perfectly oozy yolk. The only problem with poached eggs is that they can be difficult to prepare. It’s so tempting to think that all you have to do is crack an egg into boiling water and voilà, your work is done. However, …

Recipes

You’ve Been Making French Toast All Wrong (Here’s How to Do It Right)

A plate of perfect French toast—crispy round the edges, custardy in the center, and capped off with an amber kiss of maple syrup—is a thing of …

15 Frittatas, Egg Bakes & Casseroles to Eat Anytime

While eggs are slapped with the label of "breakfast food," savvy home cooks know that eggs — and the comforting, protein-rich dishes you can make …

Egg Breakfast Recipes

Packed with nourishment, the egg is one of nature’s perfect foods. One large egg has varying amounts of 13 essential vitamins and minerals all for …

Do You Know the Difference Between a French and American Omelet?

Weekends are for omelets. Spinach omelets. Mushroom-and-cheese omelets. Whatever-herbs-are-in-the-garden omelets. But perhaps you've heard of the …

10 Egg Recipes That Will Make You Skip the Snooze Button

Breakfast

This Small Thing Makes My Scrambled Eggs a Billion Times Better

I'm tired. You probably are, too. There are both general and specific reasons underpinning this, but today for me, it's due at least in part due to …

Breakfast

How to be a better cyclist in seven steps

<b>Becoming a better, fitter, faster cyclist doesn't need to be an experiment in self torture - cycling is fun, just set some goals and plan your riding</b> …

Hot hotels: 12 trends for 2018

1. Hotel hopping<p>700,000 Heures, a newly launched hotel group, will pop-up in different locations this year, moving every few months. The first will be located in Puglia’s Gagliano del Capo (opening September), in a traditional palace. Activities will include fishing trips for urchins, outings to …

14 Easy, Sweet Loaves to Ease You Back Into Baking

Reader, I’d be remiss if I didn’t fess up to spending holiday-induced down time consuming episode after episode of <i>The Great British Bake Off</i>. The saccharine episodes go down easier than a basket of well-baked scones and before I knew it, I found myself elbow deep in season 3. Somewhere between the …

Smashed-Banana Bread

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 350°. Grease a 9-by-5-inch metal loaf pan with nonstick spray and line the bottom with parchment paper, …

Our Most-Saved Breakfast Recipes of 2017

When it comes to breakfast it seems like all of us are pretty much on the same page with what we're making. How can I be so sure? Well, there's a …

Breakfast

21 Deviled Eggs Recipes You'll Actually Want to Eat

Upgrade this classic appetizer with these unique flavor combos<p>Eggs are a superb source of complete protein, with 6 grams apiece. Plus, they contain the nutrient choline, which benefits your metabolism and brain health.<p>But hard-boiled eggs are boring—until now. Deviled eggs are a no-brainer …

Food

Hilton Unveils Plans for Its Smart Hotel Room Rollout in 2018

Hilton Worldwide is betting that guests will want to control their room’s thermostat, television, and other amenities via their mobile phones.<p>The …

Hospitality

Moroccan Cooking 101

Moroccan m’qualli-style dishes that are served with sweet toppings or stewed fruits are prepared according to a precise codification. This …

Quick Cycling Workouts for Power and Endurance

This is gonna hurt. But it’ll be worth it. These innovative interval workouts will make you faster and stronger—by next month. (Yes, we’re serious.)<p>This is gonna hurt. But it’ll be worth it. These innovative workouts will make you faster and stronger—by next month. (Yes, we’re serious.)

How to cycle faster and increase your average speed

<b>When looked at over a period of months, your average speed can tell you a great deal about how you’re improving as a cyclist. Here’s some top tips to</b> …

Exercise

How-To: Train the Most Important Core Muscles for Cycling

Don't let a weak core frustrate all the hard work your legs do on the bike. Here's how to make those important trunk muscles strong.

Apple Pie Baked Apples

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cut the Grannysmith apple and 1 Honeycrisp apple into a small dice (about 2½ cups) and place in a medium-sized bowl. Add 3 …

The eight best GPS cycle computers of 2018

Whether as a form of transport, exercise or fun, cycling is going through a boom right now. Spurred on by the success of British cyclists in the Olympics and Tour de France, people are taking to two wheels like never before.<p>But have you ever wondered if you're making the most of your cycling? Is …

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