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Why You Should Go to Namibia Now

Pack your bags for this stunning African destination before everyone else does.<p>A land abounds with silty, ochre-colored sand dunes, ample opportunities for wildlife watching, and lines of rugged mountaintops jutting through the country—Namibia is often called “Land of the Brave,” a nod to its …

National Parks

A Road Trip Through Tuscany That's All About the Food

Cookbook author and local transplant Emiko Davies tells you about those little Tuscan restaurants and wineries you had a hunch were there, if only you knew who to ask.<p>A love of history lured me to Florence from Australia to study art restoration in 2005, before relocating to the hills above the …

Italy

100 Best Recipes Ever: Desserts

F&W's editors combed through the more than 10,000 recipes we've published in our 35 years of existence to find the very best. We only had room for …

Dessert

Japanese souffle Cheesecake

Leave the cream cheese at room temperature to soften. *1<p>Prepare the 17cm(or 7”) in diameter and 7.5cm(or 3”) tall round cake tin. Spread unsalted …

Tahiti

7 Of The Best Hot Chocolates You’ll Ever Taste In Paris

Hot chocolate is just for kids, right? Not in Europe, it isn’t. Imagine a cup of luxurious molten hot chocolate before you, profoundly rich and …

France

Soleils (Parisian Butter Cookies) Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> These cookies are inspired by the famous ones from Poilâne bakery in Paris, as …

How to make a sourdough starter—and keep it alive

The perfect loaf starts with some bacterial friends.<p>Sourdough bread, tangy and chewy, is my favorite bread for grilled cheese sandwiches (white cheddar only, please), pesto paninis, and eating an entire loaf in one sitting. To rise, this bread doesn't rely on the packets of dried yeast you find in …

Bread

Topolobampo

A New History of the First Peoples in the Americas

The miracle of modern genetics has revolutionized the story anthropologists tell about how humans spread out across the Earth.<p>Europeans arriving in the New World met people all the way from the frozen north to the frozen south. All had rich and mature cultures and established languages. The …

Anthropology

Exiles on Pennsylvania Avenue: How Jared and Ivanka Were Repelled by Washington’s Elite

“What is off-putting about them,” one political veteran told me, “is they do not grasp their essential irrelevance. They think they are special.”<p>I. Air Force One<p>Donald Trump hoped the trip would draw a line under the Russia story, which had hounded his candidacy and was now damaging his presidency. …

Donald Trump

Totally amazing shops in Ho Chi Minh City

SHOPPING IN DISTRICT 1, HO CHI MINH'S BUZZING CITY CENTRE<p>The most beautiful homeware store<p>Five creatives started homeware hotspot Sadec District as a …

Partition, 70 years on: Salman Rushdie, Kamila Shamsie and other writers reflect

More than a million were killed and many millions more displaced by Indian partition. Authors consider its bloody legacy and the crises now facing their countries<p>Pankaj Mishra<p>To think about partition on its 70th anniversary is to think, unavoidably, about the extraordinary crisis in India today. …

India

You Need To Head To These Beautiful Homestays To Soak In The Monsoon In All Its Glory

It is raining outside. It looks green and the flowers seem to bloom in all their glory.<p>I am craving to get to a place where I could sip on a hot cup …

The Wanderlust Guide to the best of France

Whether you want to be active or indulgent, isn't it time you added a little Gallic flair to your next adventure?<p>Renowned the world over for its …

France

What Fine Dining Looks Like in Lisbon

Lisbon might not be known as a fine-dining destination, but a group of groundbreaking chefs are ushering in a new era of ambitious cooking. Showcasing the unbelievable ingredients Portugal has to offer, including fresh seafood and <i>porco preto</i> pork from Alentejo, these restaurants blend Portuguese …

European Travel

The Last of the Colombian Cowboys: Photos

Last of the Colombian Cowboys<p>The Llanero tradition is rooted in five centuries of culture<p><i>Photographs by</i> <b>JUANITA ESCOBAR</b> <i><br>Text and edit by</i> <b>ALEXANDRA GENOVA</b><p>…

In Photos: Patagonia’s Stunning Marble Caves

Seeing these caves is worth the difficult journey to reach them.<p>There are some places on Earth where photos can't do the natural beauty …

South America

The Perfect Day in Buenos Aires

Back in the days when Buenos Aires was the capital of one of the world’s 10 wealthiest countries, the city was known for its sumptuous mélange of …

Argentina

The Train Stations of Paris, Transformed | Travel to France

Entering a Paris train station in 1846, you would have been as likely to meet an elegant bourgeois couple in rustling silks as a gun-slinging hunter …

Build a Website

Join us as we stand for Equal Pay Day<p>For every dollar a man earns in the U.S., a woman earns an average of 80 cents. To tip the scales, we’re …

Web Design

Shachar Patchornik

קריאת רחוב על שם אבא שלי, פרופסור אברהם פצ'ורניק, בפארק המדע בנס ציונה, ליד בית הספר הטכנולוגי של נס ציונה, 400 מטר מהמקום בו הקים את תעשיית …

25 secret European villages everyone should visit in their lifetime

A few winters ago, my family and I checked into a restored 17th-century estate in the tiny town of Lower Monferrato, in Piedmont, Italy. Our bay window looked out onto rolling hills covered in grapevines and, far, far in the landscape, the snow-topped Alps. No cars passed the cypress-dotted …

Prince Charles

What's in Store for the Future of Photography?

Photography Tomorrow – Looking into the Future<p>You may or may not have your own ideas of what sort of trends are coming this year & beyond and of …

Photography

Cambodia’s hidden jungle temple

Beng Mealea, an eerie jungle temple that invokes the earlier, less-discovered days of Angkor Wat, gives plenty of hope to the Indiana Jones in all of us.<p>Siem Reap has become one of the world’s tourism darlings over the past years, ranked in 2015 as the second best spot on the planet to visit …

Asia Travel

Tokyo on a budget: Where to stay, how to get around and what to eat

Tokyo has a reputation for being one of the world’s most expensive cities. Sure, the sushi and sights can be extortionate, but it is possible to …

Restaurant Visit: A Nightbird in Flight, in San Francisco

When chef Kim Alter’s first solo venture, Nightbird, opened in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley this time last year, we were intrigued.<p>Alter, an elite SF …

How to Be More Assertive, According to Research

You don’t want to fight. You don’t want to be hassled. You don’t want to disappoint them. It’s easier to just nod and give them what they want.<p>But …

Self-help

Google Photos

Finding the legendary lost cultures of ancient Peru

Ancient Peru was home to many cultures, most of them still quite mysterious to modern archaeologists. But as Sarah Parcak directs her citizen-science …