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Holiday hotspots: where to go in 2014

Summer holidays,Adventure travel,Family holidays,City breaks,Beach holidays,Winter sports,Winter sun,Europe,South America,North and Central America,Asia,Australasia,Travel<p>Start planning your 2014 travels with the help of our top 40 destination round-up. Some are hosting major events, others are …

Twenty destinations for 2014: Alaçatı, Turkey

<b>Why?</b> For years the bay of Alaçatı, on Turkey’s Cesme peninsula, was known only to the international windsurfing fraternity, who came to take advantage of the steady year-round breezes and glassy-calm waters. It took a little longer for the Istanbul and Izmir smart set to discover the former Greek …

Visiting the Peregrine Winery in the Late Afternoon

Heading away to Morocco<p>I’m in the middle of planning a trip to Morocco in a few months! I’ve never been there, and I’ve got a few different places I …

Best of 2013

The Complete Menu Plan for the Food Lover's Cleanse 2014

A complete, one-page resource for the entire 2014 Food Lover's Cleanse menu plan, including over 50 recipes for healthy delicious meals, snacks, and drinks.<p></head>#### DAY:<p>1<br>• 2<br>• 3<br>• 4<br>• 5<br>• 6<br>• 7<br>• 8<br>• 9<br>• 10<br>• 11<br>• 12<br>• 13<br>• 14<p>➤ The Pantry: Recipes Used Throughout the Cleanse<p>➤ Low-Alcohol Cocktails<p>➤ Complete Cleanse Recipe PDF<p>➤ …

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The Serious Eats Cheese and Wine Pairing Cheat Sheet

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>It's New Year's Eve, and your guests are about to come tumbling in. You set out bowls of salty snacks and a grand platter of cheeses. There's creamy white chèvre, a Stilton, some Brie, nutty aged Gruyère, tangy …

25 Unbelievable Travel Destinations You Never Knew Existed

These are the kinds of places friends and family expect travelers to go.<p>But there are plenty of places to see that are under the radar; often known only by locals.<p>Inspired by this Quora list asking about the best travel destinations most people never knew existed, we put together our own list of …

Lonely Planet’s best value travel destinations for 2014

When times are tight we suggest you travel more, not less – but pick carefully. This is where your wallet will smile at the memories for years to come.<p>Greek Islands<p>View of Navagio Beach, also known as Shipwreck Cove, on Zakynthos Island. Image by Dave Porter Peterborough Uk / Photolibrary / Getty …

Your Shot Snow Photos

Reinvented Riga: a traveller’s guide to Latvia’s capital city

With over two decades of freedom (and a renewed status as Latvia’s capital) under its belt, Rīga is reclaiming its rightful title as the cosmopolitan cornerstone of the Baltic.<p>Sitting at the crossroads of the great empires that wrote the pages of Europe’s elaborate history, Rīga was – for centuries …

Christmas Trees

Grilled Halloumi Salad with Cous Cous

<i>A great way to start healthy eating habits before Christmas Lunch, this grilled halloumi salad with cous cous is just what the doctor ordered. Boost</i> …

The Beauty of Beaujolais

TravelTraveler Magazine<p>In France’s Beaujolais, you’ll find an intoxicating blend of warmth and welcome, but, as writer Bruce Schoenfeld warns, “Don’t expect hospitality directors or gift shops at the wineries you visit.” Advance appointments by phone or e-mail are necessary, since nobody is waiting …

Funny Portraits of Wet Dogs by Sophie Gamand

“Wet Dog is a series on dogs being washed during their grooming sessions. The way the water plays with their hair in a very painterly manner, and their facial expressions as the water is poured on them creates striking portraits that resemble famous humans or important characters. The dogs become …

Following the Beaujolais Wine Route

What could be more French than sampling the fruits of the vine? And where better to do it than the enticing vineyards of Beaujolais? The picture-book Beaujolais Wine Route is a dream-come-true for oenophiles. Swinging from Villefranche-sur-Saône to St-Amour, this route is like a ‘greatest hits’ of …

Top Treks: Milford Track

Escape into the New Zealand wild on the four-day Milford Track exploring lush prehistoric scenery.<p><b>STRETCHING 53.5KM, AND WENDING</b> its way through the …

Cappadocia from the ground and from the sky

From above, the curvaceous landscape of Cappadocia spools out to the horizon in rippling waves of rock tinged shades of blushing pink. Hot air ballooning may be big business in this geological wonderland, but don't make the mistake of thinking this is the only way to view it.<p>Ballooning companies …

10 Best All-Inclusive Resorts According To TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards

Staying at an all-inclusive resort is a guaranteed way to clear your travels of stress -- everything you need is at your fingertips and there's no need to spend your precious vacation time running to the ATM or toting around a credit card.<p>TripAdvisor announced today the winners of its 2013 …

10 Off The Beaten Path Cities You Should Absolutely Visit

Ask a random person and they can easily rattle off the famous cities around the world, and the list will undoubtedly include New York, Paris, and London.<p>Paris is Paris and London is London, but that shouldn’t mean it’s the only city worth checking out. If you’re already planning to shell out the …

On a 9-day mission in Fjord Norway

THE NORWEGIANS really mean it when they say, “You have to be here to believe it.” I didn’t even know that was a legit tagline until after my trip, …

Printstagram Brings Your Travel Photos to Life at Home — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>If it didn’t make me look like a complete lunatic (or serial killer), I’d wallpaper …

10 Places To See Before They're Gone

Places, much like animals can become endangered, and some of the world's most amazing sights are gradually disappearing. Trust us, you want to see these now, just remember to travel responsibly and respectfully.<p>Places, much like animals can become endangered, and some of the world's most amazing …

Puerto Rico

The French Antilles: where France meets the Caribbean

The approach to St Barths, seen from behind the open-door cockpit of a Twin Otter, becomes an instant favourite of mine. The plane flies low in the V between two peaks; as we head through the pass, the pilot pushes the joystick forward in what feels like a dive. At the last moment he pulls up and …

French hotels for wine lovers: four of the best

101 things to do in London

The best things to do in London<p>1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Wander around Temperate House in Kew Gardens<p>Kew<p>The return of the newly restored …

Finding the right Greek island

With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold.<p>Best …

How To Travel On A Budget In Sweden

Travel On A Budget In Sweden – Scandinavia is a region of Europe that tends to be ignored on people’s travel itineraries when they go to Europe – the …

A Couple’s Survival Guide To Long-Term Travel

By onJanuary 30, 2013 in General<p><i>Guest Post by Sofia von Porat: Sofia writes forAsWeTravel, a travel blog sharing travel tips, videos, guides and</i> …

Best Things To Do In Stockholm

Today I’m delighted to be hosting a guest post by Sofia von Porat of travel blog <i>AsWeTravel</i>. The post is particularly timely given our upcoming …