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Russian Response to Sochi Problems Goes Creepily Wrong

The press arrived in Sochi this week for the Winter Olympics, and it did not go well.<p>Tweets, photos and full-on articles told the world of shoddy, …

My Roman Holiday

A good friend of mine just had a week-long wedding in Rome. I had the privilege of attending and staying with the wedding party and guests at the Gran Melia Rome. This was my first trip outside the United States since I was 13 and, honestly, I had no idea what to expect. From the pickpocketing …

30 Super Efficient Ways to Pack Your Stuff

Whether you’re prepping for a weekend getaway, a month-long honey moon, or for your first year of college, you want to make the most of what you pack. Not just seeing how much you can jam in your suitcase, but having your clothes, shoes, toiletries, and more arrive at your destination as easy to …

Flight Mode // What to Wear & What to Pack For Long Flights

Thanks for the terrific feedback about my first ‘How / What to Pack‘ post. It’s nice to know there are men out there reading! I apologize for leaving …

24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

Deviled Ham

8 Servings<p>For this deviled ham recipe (and everything else), we love Benton’s brand, made in Tennessee.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 oz. country ham or good deli ham, coarsely chopped<p>4 oz. cream cheese, room temperature<p>¼ cup mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon hot sauce<p>2 teaspoons whole grain mustard<p>⅛ teaspoon …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

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Ketchup on your pasta? Basta! Italian food institute issues a list of rules for foreigners to follow

We've all committed them, but now, at last, we have no excuses. A respected food institute has listed those culinary no-nos that make Italians wince …

Travel Tips: How to Bring the Gym With You When Traveling

Batman Fan Film Continues Story of 'The Dark Knight Rises' – /Film

Though it was released over a year ago, there’s still some debate as to the ending of <b>Christopher Nolan</b>‘s <b>The Dark Knight Rises</b>. Is Bruce Wayne alive, …

Decoding Italy’s menu mysteries

The search for common ground between food lovers and weight-watchers, bargain-seekers and luxury-lovers ends in the most unlikely place: Italy. The country has reached the end of the reign of culinary extremists like chef Elena Fabrizi, whose restaurant sign on Rome's Isola Tiberina commanded <i>non</i> …

Italy

Make Your Coach Flight Easier: Ten Things To Bring

I'm flying over the Atlantic, on my way to Madrid to lead a food tour of Spain. It's my sixth international flight this year, and I always fly coach. I want to justify the cost of business class, but it always seems so unreasonable for a few hours of comfort, even if that means being crammed into a …

Top Travel Tips: Your Survival Guide

You wouldn't go tramping off into the Adirondacks without your all-weather Hilleberg tent, REI Igneo sleeping bag, and Asolo hiking books. Likewise, you wouldn't dream of jetting to St. Barths without your Céline sunglasses and Etro caftans. Essentials are just that -- essential, and usually quite …

Car yoga: 8 seated yoga positions for your next road trip

A recent road trip with my truck driver dad took me from Ontario, Canada, to Pennsylvania, Illinois, New York, Indiana, and back over six days. I got …

Travel Tips: How to Pack to Avoid Wrinkled Clothes

The Most Outrageous Cheesecake Factory Flavors: A HuffPost Deathmatch (VOTE)

There's no denying that a meal at The Cheesecake Factory is a decadent experience. With plates four times the size of our stomachs and a menu featuring burgers stuffed with mac and cheese, we all know what we're getting into when we dine out at this chain restaurant. And let's not forget the …

Jennifer Hudson Stars As Disney's Newest Princess In Annie Leibovitz Shoot (PHOTOS)

Jennifer Hudson is now a princess. Kinda.<p>The singer and "American Idol" alum has joined the ranks of Taylor Swift, Will Ferrell, Gisele, Julianne Moore, among many others, to star in Annie Leibovitz's Disney Dream Portraits, in which celebs embody Disney characters.<p>Hudson is dressed as Tiana from …

DIY Beauty: My Greek Yogurt Mask

<i>From her laid-back, effortless style to a fresh, ahead-of-the-trend beauty aesthetic, Lauren Conrad is a girl after our own heart. So, each week for</i> …

You know you’re becoming Italian when…

<b>1.</b> You no longer can eat salty food for breakfast, and if you do you definitely can’t mix it with something sweet.<p><b>2.</b> You scoff at people who drink …

Caramelized Onion, Gruyere + Pepper Bacon Whole Wheat Pizza

In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 cups flour and …

Cite this Article

Explore the ruins of the Colosseum in Rome.<p>(Photo: Jupiterimages/Pixland/Getty Images )<p>As the former capital of Western civilization, modern capital of Italy and seat of the Catholic Church, Rome attracts tourists and religious pilgrims alike. This ancient city, founded in 753 B.C., is still the …

Italy

Ten Things NOT to Do in Italy

The more time you spend in Italy, the more you’ll notice that Italians love telling you what to do…whether you ask them for advice or not. <i>Try this</i> …

Packing List: Italy

Next week social media intern Julia is heading to Italy, first to Liguria and then Sicily. She’ll be spending time with her family, swimming in the …

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Depressing Budget Illustrations Reveal Superman Lives in a Studio Apartment

It's not exactly the Coroflot Design Salary Guide, but it's worth a gander. To promote their Galaxy S4, Samsung teamed up with Mashable to commission …

Man of Steel

The Top 10 Things To Do in Rome 2018

Page: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Next<p>The Colosseum has been a symbol of Rome since 80 AD, and today it’s a top monument in Italy. Some 50,000 spectators …

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Things to Do in Rome Italy - Insider travel tips

Welcome to this weeks edition of the <i>Sunday Spotlight</i> – <b>Things to Do in Rome.</b><p>The <i>Sunday Spotlight</i> series is a collaboration of travel tips and stories …

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