Cheezy Gormet

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10 things you never knew you could do in Paris

It's no surprise that Paris is on most people's bucket lists, from couples wanting a romantic long weekend to families looking for an action-packed …

France

What the French really mean when they say ‘bonjour’ | The Star

Culturally, the French think it makes them look smarter if they are negative. They don’t appreciate smiley, funny behaviour. They think you are an …

Language

Vir Sanghvi

Some weeks ago, I wrote about sushi.<p>It was so popular, I said, that it had become the new butter chicken. To which some readers responded: why, …

Top Ten Foods for Building Muscle | Poliquin Article

These are ten foods to include in your diet because they have a superior effect on protein synthesis, helping you build muscle in conjunction with a …

Italian-style roast chicken - Recipes

1<p>Preheat the oven to 180ºC. In a pestle and mortar, bash up the garlic and basil leaves with a pinch of salt until you have a rough paste. Muddle in …

Food

6 research-backed secrets to permanently changing your habits

We all want to get to the gym, be more productive, be kinder to our loved ones… and then we don't do it. Why?<p>Well, building solid personal habits can be hard.<p>In fact, research shows it takes an average of 66 days to build a new good habit.<p>From Oliver Burkeman's Help! How to be slightly happier and …

Cycling holidays that follow the route of the Giro d'Italia

The Giro d'Italia, professional cycling’s second most prestigious stage race after the Tour de France, kicks off in the decidedly un-Italian setting of Apeldoorn in the Netherlands today (it enters Italian soil ahead of stage four on May 10).<p>For the second year in a row, there will be no British …

Southern snow: beautiful images of Latin America's summer ski resorts

Skiing

Strasbourg - La Petite France

How to Immediately Improve Your Powers of Persuasion

Six lessons from the master of influence.<p>Dr. Robert Cialdini's seminal book <i>Influence</i> has been on the bestseller list for the last 25 years and has sold over 3 million copies, though it wasn't always that successful. For the first few years, it did not do so well, and then it became a remarkable …

Self-improvement

Notes from Paris, where vacation envy is acute | CNN Travel

Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse”

As romance gets swiped from the screen, some twentysomethings aren’t liking what they see.<p>It’s a balmy night in Manhattan’s financial district, and at a sports bar called Stout, everyone is Tindering. The tables are filled with young women and men who’ve been chasing money and deals on Wall Street …

Relationships

Sutherland Falls and Lake Quill, New Zealand

6 Killer Game Day Gumbos

Here are six incredible gumbos to make—all perfect for Super Bowl Sunday.<p>The hardest part about gumbo is making the roux. Luckily, chef Sean Brock is …

Your Patagonia Adventure Photos

Patagonia

The Beast is Born: Texas BBQ in Paris

Last night in Paris, a Frenchman opened an authentic BBQ joint. His name is Thomas Abramowicz and his restaurant The Beast is the culmination of a …

Jim Carrey and SNL Spoofs Those Weird-Ass Matthew McConaughey Lincoln Ads - PAPER

&lt;br/&gt;&lt;br/&gt;Jim Carrey and SNL perfectly spoof those baffling Matthew McConaughey Lincoln ads. "We're just bugs on a rock in a void."&lt;br/&gt; &lt;br/&gt;<img src="https://assets.rbl.ms/2583716/980x.jpg" id="f3c5a" class="rm-shortcode" …

The Art of the Scam: The 'Artsy' Side of Paris You Don’t Want to See

Everywhere you look in Paris there is art; certainly in the museums, but don’t forget about artfully arranged boutique windows artistically wrapped …

France

Paris Journal: Le Bon Saint Pourcain

At the intersection of the Rue Servandoni and the Rue du Canivet in Paris's 6th Arrondissement lies a green painted storefront that once housed a restaurant called Le Bon Saint Pourcain. The white lace curtains still cover the lower half of the windows, as the cursive signage on the exterior …

30 Travel Experts Reveal One Day in Paris Itinerary

Do you only have one day in Paris? If so you can’t miss this advice from some of the top travel bloggers in the world!<br>I have asked 30 travel bloggers …

10 Best Things to Do in Paris (And What Not to Do)

Paris's seductive charms are legendary, and for good reason. Inviting sidewalk cafes, gleaming boutiques, world-class museums, and a fabled restaurant scene make Paris the runway model of cities—beautiful, fashionable, confident, and inspiring envy at every turn. But with expectations running so …

Without Hype, This Is Among The Best Travel Videos We've Ever Seen

Over than 3500 km traveled in 20 days, capturing landscapes from the bluish tones of Pamukkale to the warm ones of Cappadocia, the all passing by a …

Book Review : Paris Vacation Apartment Guide - Melange Travel

Over the years I’ve researched and booked many Paris apartments for my clients, so I know a thing or two about the process. I’ve also written about …

Indulge in an art form: where to find the best Parisian pâtisseries

"A person tired of pastries is tired of life." In an alternate universe, Samuel Johnson – face covered in shiny, sugary crumbs – just might have uttered that bon mot instead of his oft-quoted London line. But when it comes to Europe's paradise of pâtisseries, cake-cravers have plenty to sink their …