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(Lobster) Rollin' With the Homies: Common Mistakes to Avoid for Summer's Perfect Meal

You don't need to hit up a Maine clam shack for a classic lobster roll—follow these tips to make one of summer's most decadent treats at home.<p>A classic lobster roll is perfect in its simplicity. Tender, sweet meat, a buttery bun, and a hot summer sun are the key ingredients to this summertime …

New England

How to Grill Corn the Right Way

You deserve only the best, so throw your corn on the grill.<p>Corn is a summer staple because it's the best there is. But you know what makes corn better than the best? Throwing it on a grill and getting some char on those kernels. The technique is easy, convenient, and loads it up with smoky depth …

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Seafood

Buenos Aires: readers' travel tips

Fascinating street art, a stunning book shop and a wealth of restaurants, bars and clubs are just some of our readers’ highlights from the Argentinian capital<p><b>Winning tip:</b> <b>El Ateneo Gran Splendid</b><p>There are stunning bookshops in the world and then there is El Ateneo Grand Splendid. Once a theatre and …

Argentina

Tom Kerridge’s London recipes

My dad drove a Hackney cab when I was growing up. It was pretty cool, riding in a London taxi around Gloucester as a kid, but, thinking about it now, it was pretty eccentric. Dad was raised in south-east London – around Deptford, then Beckenham – and I suppose driving a black cab was one small way …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Happiness

How North Korea's airline keeps its Soviet-era fleet ready for service – despite being banned from the sky

Aviation

42 Dutch Oven Recipes for Braises, Bread, and More

Is your Dutch oven collecting dust in a corner? It's time to dust it off and give it some love with one of these 42 hearty recipes.<p>Dutch ovens are made to last—seriously, Le Creuset has a lifetime guarantee—and can take the heat of the oven and a long simmer on a stovetop. That's why these heavy, …

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Breathtaking Photos of Ocean Waves Capture the Thrill of Surfing

New Jersey-based photographer Ryan Struck seeks to capture the thrill and beauty of surfing in his gorgeous images of crashing waves awash with the glow of natural sunlight. Transporting the viewer right into the depths of the ocean, the dynamic photos bring time to a breathtaking standstill. …

Photography

My brothers and I

Photo Contest Winners<p>Browse our editors' favorite submissions from 2010-2014 contests.<p>Follow Nat Geo Photography<p>Community<p>Join Your Shot, our photography community. Submit to assignments and get feedback from our photo editors.<p>From the Archives<p>Look through a curated collection of historical photos …

FoodRecipes

Scallops beurre blanc<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 1<p>Simon Hopkinson's recipe for scallops will have you devouring every morsel from the plate.<p>By Simon Hopkinson<p>From The Good Cook<p>Loading<p>Shopping list<p>Print recipe<p>Ingredients<p>2 shallots, finely chopped<br>• 60ml/2fl oz …

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FoodRecipes

Eggs Florentine<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>less than 10 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 2<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>A classic eggs Florentine is perfect for an indulgent weekend brunch.<p>By Sophie Dahl<p>From A Taste of My Life<p>Loading<p>Shopping list<p>Print recipe<p>Ingredients<p>For the hollandaise sauce<p>100g/3½oz butter, …

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100 of the best things to do in London - part three

<b>51. Spend your salary at the Burlington Arcade, Mayfair</b><br>A covered promenade of high-end shops, Burlington Arcade became Britain’s first shopping arcade when it opened in 1819. Modern-day retailers nod to its heritage by selling classic jewellery pieces, antiques and leatherwear.<p><b>52. Take the kids to</b> …

Striking Black & White Photographs Capture the Chaotic Streets of Tokyo

While he was born in 1965, it wasn’t until 2008 when Tatsuo Suzuki first picked up a camera with the intent to be a photographer. Since then, he’s …

Flickr Takes on 500px and Getty with New Commercial Licensing Platform

Flickr announced this morning the addition of a new licensing program to their lineup. Describing the program as a way for photographers to “partner …

YOSEMITE by Adam Debreczeni on Exposure

website<p>https://www.heyadam.photo/yosemite<p>Exposure<p>After spending the night at the lovely Narrow Gauge Inn, Alexa and I drove through the south …

The Irish bee (2)

I Heart My National Park: Yosemite

Both the solitude of the alpine ridge and the throngs of the valley are part of the experience when you visit <b>Yosemite National Park</b>. “No temple made with human hands can compare with Yosemite,” wrote John Muir, whose crusading led to the creation of the park.<p><b>Kari Cobb</b> has been a ranger at the …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

From our Destination Editor in Sicily @go_AnnaT Walking down the 250-step staircase into Ragusa Ibla old town. #lp http://t.co/jV1t7AUFv6

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Twenty destinations for 2014: Egadi, Italy

<b>Why?</b> The Egadi Islands are a tiny archipelago off Sicily’s west coast. I first visited them in the early Nineties and in the 20-odd years since it’s safe to say that little has changed.<p>Whereas the Armani set has descended on other Sicilian islands such as Lipari and Pantelleria, leading to a rash …

Martin Clunes's Travelling Life

<b>How often do you travel?</b><p>When I was filming the television series Doc Martin, I didn't get to go anywhere except travel between my home in Dorset and on location in Cornwall. But when I started making documentaries my travels escalated tremendously and I got to go to some amazing places.<p><b>What do you</b> …

Not so vintage (2013) but still a beauty! RT @andandrsn: Sintra, Portugal http://t.co/rydR97F448 #lp #travel #tbt

Five roads less travelled in the USA

Everyone knows a road trip is the classic way to see the grand ol' USA. But what if you've already cruised the Pacific Coast Highway, rolled along the Blue Ridge Parkway and gotten your kicks on Route 66? Take a spin on any (or all) of these scenic drives, which rightfully should be much more …

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