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10 Incredible Driving Roads in the USA

Few countries in the world can claim the geographical accolades that the United States can. We are a country flanked by the two largest oceans in the …

Hiking

18 National Parks to Visit on a Cross-Country Road Trip

A few summers ago, I was lucky enough to embark on a three-month-long, 13,000-mile cross-country drive on my motorcycle. After using a few bungees to …

National Parks

Recipe: Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're hankering for a classic steak and potatoes dinner, this one-skillet dish fits the bill perfectly. What makes it extra special is the …

New York City - Brooklyn Travel Guide

Best Time To Go<p>Like the rest of New York City, Brooklyn experiences warm-to-hot summers and cold, sometimes frigid winters. The city’s position near …

On Eating Alone in Paris

Comptoir Turenne is on the ground floor of a 19th-century building with battered shutters in the Haut Marais, on the less fashionable end of rue de Turenne. At the more fashionable end, Glow on the Go! serves concoctions like the Lolita, with organic cherries and “superfoods adaptogens,” and Baby …

France

10 great hidden-gem parks and campgrounds

As spring approaches, popular campgrounds across the country are already selling out with travelers making reservations months in advance. But some equally wonderful sites seem to always have room, says Jessie Johnson and Matt Schneider, authors of <i>North Carolina Adventure Weekends</i> (Menasha Ridge, …

National Parks

Here’s the Sandwich You Should Order (or Make) Based on Your Zodiac

grilled cheese

Lemon-Orange Pound Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake: Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour a 12-cup Bundt pan.<p>Step 2<p>Beat sugar, butter, and shortening in a large …

Shakshuka - Eggs Poached in Spicy Tomato Pepper Sauce

These 10 beautiful hikes will transport you to another world

Don't forget your camera at home. Norway's best hikes lead to views akin to any description of paradise: cliffs rising from the ocean, waterfalls …

Hiking

Rustic Industrial X Desk

1<p>Make Your Cuts & Drill Pocket Hole<p>Before beginning, cut all your boards to size and pre-drill pocket holes.<p>2<p>Build 2 Sets of Legs<p>For each leg, …

Japan tourism for the design-loving non-tourist (sponsor)

Miho Museum (Shiga Prefecture)Readers of this site are likely to see Japan as source of inspiration for art, design, and architecture, but taking the …

Make a DIY Wooden Beer Koozie With Built-In Bottle Opener

A simple, stylish project with a results you'll put to good use.<p>It may still be the winter but that means you have plenty of time to build up a whole collection of DIY wooden beer koozies for warmer days. As shown off in this video by Fix This Build That, wooden koozies are a simple project that …

Carpenter builds himself a cozy timber home in Quebec

This modern abode is all about windows and wood<p>In the icy Eastern Townships of Quebec, Canada, snowy winters demand that all abodes be cozy and warm. For one local carpenter seeking a first home, that meant building a winter-worthy sanctuary with his own two hands. Clad in raw Hemlock pine, the …

Living Rooms

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Explore the Charming City of Verona, Italy in 3 Days

Made famous by the legend of Romeo and Juliet, Verona is a city rich in history and culture, enough to be declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in …

Love, Liberty, and Cheesesteaks: 48 Hours in Philadelphia

4.5<p>Philadelphia, PA<p><b>Click</b> to find bookable tours and activities here<p>Head right for Independence Hall once you arrive in town. Knowing the city's …

Bar Cabinet

By Jamison RantzThis bar cabinet is a great addition to any wine lover’s home. The decorative sheet metal inserts in the door add a great contrast to …

Braised Short Ribs Done Right

Braising is best during winter months since it fills the house with an unctuous aroma and fills your belly with succulent, spirit-warming meat. The …

BBQ

Oven-Roasted Lamb Chops with Mint Chimichurri

For this playful twist on British roast lamb with mint jelly, Luke Mangan serves lamb chops with a piquant condiment of fresh mint and jalapeño. <b>More</b> …

17 Naan Pizza Recipes That Make Speedy Weeknight Meals

Pizza night is nothing to play around with — you like your plain deep dish pizza and that’s it. But, what if there’s a creative pizza recipe that you haven’t tried and is destined to be your fave? It’s time to branch out and experiment with unusual pizza toppings and buttery naan pizza crust. Naan …

Cooking

The Golden Slice Awards Commemorate NYC Neighborhood Pizzerias

Here are ten more great neighborhood pizzerias, each with a slice recommendation or two.<p><b>Tom’s Delicious</b> — Founded just north of Columbia University in 1998 by brothers Tomas and Eduardo Ochoa, this small pizzeria turns out spectacular cheese slices. The crust is ultra-thin and crisp, the cheese …

Barbecue Ribs with Spiced Rum Pineapple Sauce

Barbeque Ribs with Spiced Rum Pineapple Sauce<p>Prep time<p>20 mins<p>Cook time<p>3 hours<p>Total time<p>3 hours 20 mins<p>Are you ready for the best ever barbecue ribs? …

Kenji's Favorite Recipes of 2016

It's been another great year of recipes at Serious Eats, both at my home kitchen here in San Mateo, and back at Serious Eats World Headquarters in New York, where Daniel and Stella have been cooking and baking up a storm. Can I just stop for a second and mention how awesome it is that we now have a …

Cooking

10 gin cocktails you can make in minutes

Gin is more popular than ever, so it’s a good time to learn some simple serving options to take it to another dimension altogether. You don’t need …

Mac and Cheese Cups

When it comes to appetizers, Mac and Cheese Cups are the stars of the night. I may have something to confess, I have a little addiction for mac and …

10 Cake Decorating Tips

From piping techniques to the best method for writing on a cake, here are ten fantastic cake decorating tips. Basic tools for decorating a cake: …

39 Mouth-Watering Crab Recipes

1 of 41<p>Mini Crab Melts<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 41<p>Boiled Dungeness Crabs with Fennel<p>3 of 41<p>Cracked Crabs<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 41<p>Shrimp-and-Crab …

WATCH: How to Make General Tso's Chicken

Slightly sweet, this deep-fried chicken dish is a popular Chinese fastfood dish that you can recreate at home.<p>1/2 kilo chicken thigh fillet, sliced …

This Cinnamon Pecan Pie Recipe Is Literally Holiday Crack

If you didn’t know — I LOVE pie. My last meal would be made up of pies — savory breakfast quiches, potpies, pizza pies and, of course, tons and tons of sweet pies. I recently came across this cinnamon bun crust hack on Pinterest and my heart skipped a beat. I am here to let you all know that this …

Baking