James Carriero

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The Top 10 Things to See and Do in Albarracín, Spain

Albarracín is a small historic town, located in the northern Spanish region of Aragón. It’s known for its mix of Moorish and medieval architecture, …

albarracín

Pesche grigliate (Grilled Peaches)

Regular readers will know that a typical dessert in our house is often nothing more than a piece of fresh fruit. That’s especially true in the …

Recipes

Italian police seize villa overlooking Parlermo as part of €21m of assets from Sicilian mafia boss

Sicilian police moved to confiscate an array of assets including 65 properties and 19 cars from a notorious mafia boss as authorities underlined the new Italian government's pledge to crackdown on organised crime.<p>Police published pictures of a villa with a vast swimming pool and panoramic views …

Crime

The Top 10 Things to See and Do in Córdoba, Spain

Boasting a fascinating and multi-faceted history, Córdoba is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Spain. From its iconic Mosque-Cathedral …

European Travel

6 Financial Milestones to Hit in Your 60s

Retirement is right around the corner. Here's how to go in prepared.<p>Once you reach your 60s, retirement is pretty much right around the corner, and …

Retirement

Porto’s narrow spaces

<b>Posted:</b> July 15, 2018 | <b>Author:</b> Shari Blaukopf | <b>Filed under:</b> Uncategorized |Leave a comment<p>After a much needed few days rest in Strasbourg, I’ve …

European Travel

Things to Do in Florence: ‘Hidden Florence’ Walks

On our most recent trip to Florence, Jon and I had the fun of using an app called <i>Hidden Florence</i> to take guided walks throughout the city. This great …

Italy

As cord-cutting prices rise, here's what you can do to keep costs down

For the growing ranks of cord-cutters who fled cable- and satellite-TV services for cheaper streaming options, recent weeks have brought an unsettling run: rate increases that look too much like the price hikes that plagued traditional pay TV for years.<p>First, the Dish Network-owned Sling TV …

Pay-TV

7 Classic Italian Recipes to Make When You'd Rather Be in Italy

Sure, we'd all love to soak up the summer sun à la Emily Ratajkowski and her insane Italian vacation, but the reality is that we don't all have the …

Italian Food

Vis island, Croatia: how can I resist your Mamma Mia charms?

Despite its low-key vibe, Vis has enough sights to avoid beach-centred boredom<p>Croatia can feel like an actor that, despite talent and charisma, never quite makes it to mega-stardom. If it’s the case of needing the right role then <i>Mamma Mia 2</i>, due out next week, might just do the trick for Vis, an …

European Travel

7 Of Italy's Most Spectacular Beaches To Visit Now

Italy’s riches extend to its 7600-kilometer coastline where you can find dozens of beaches with such lavish beauty it’s hard to decide which one to choose. Here are seven of these spectacular coastal havens—ranging from north to south and to the islands of Sicily and Sardinia— that offer …

Italy

Why September is the best time to visit marvellous Mykonos

Mykonos is now in party mode but September is the really hot ticket... Discovering a serene side to the glamorous Greek island<p><b>Visit the Greek island</b> …

British Museum

Spain’s 7 Must-Visit Moorish Sites

The Moors arrived in Spain from North Africa and ruled parts of the Iberian Peninsula from 711 AD until the fall of Granada in 1492. Over 700 years …

European Travel

Here's All You Need To Know To Make Great Pizza At Home

It's all about the dough.

Baking

Meet the Artists Who Have Made Lisbon Home

Lisbon’s sunlight, laid-back living, and welcoming locals are part of what has been attracting artists from all around the world to this beautiful …

European Travel

Send Help: I Can’t Stop Making This Sausage and Broccoli Pasta

By Amiel Stanek<p>It strikes the ideal balance between those ultra-rich, all-in pasta dishes and the kind of veggie-packed situation that's healthy enough to eat once a week.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>I’ve always taken a …

Italian Food

Top 10 Things to Do Around Mount Etna, Sicily

As the largest Mediterranean Sea island, at just under 10,000 square miles, there is plenty of ground to cover on a visit to Sicily. The southern …

Top 10

12 Breathtaking Places to Visit in Portugal Before You Die

There is something unique and fascinating for everyone to discover throughout Portugal. Featuring idyllic beaches, wild terrain and hidden ancient …

European Travel

Garlic Butter Creamed Corn Chicken.

Garlic Butter!! Creamed Corn Chicken! Oh my gosh, is there anything better? This chicken is made in under an hour, uses just one skillet, and is …

Cooking

These Volcanic, Italian Islands Have Been Beloved by Travelers Since Homeric Times

“Should I bring another bottle of wine?” asked Enzo Anastasi.<p>The two of us had been sitting in silence on the spacious terrace of Hotel La Canna, …

Italy

7 Can't-Miss Experiences in Cinque Terre

With over 2.4 million annual visitors, Cinque Terre is one of the most-visited regions in Italy. And that's really saying something, considering the …

Italy

This Cabbage and Sausage Soup Is Perfect for Chilly Nights

Soup is a warm and comforting hug during the winter months, but making a soup that is truly satisfying is something of a fickle beast. If you're like …

Mexico City Travel Guide

Best Time To Go<p>June through September is the rainy season, but don't be put off by that label; rain tends to come in dramatic bursts in the evening, …

Mexico

Crete Trip Report Part 2: Crete Safari ATV Tour to Milatos Cave, Feed Monkeys, Taste Olives & Visit Churches

Good morning everyone, I hope you enjoyed reading yesterday’s post, <i>Crete Trip Report Part 1: Radisson Blu Beach Resort & Nearby Milatos Fishing</i> …

European Travel

The Secret Beach Town That Should Be on Every Italian Itinerary

While popular with Europeans and Italians, Americans have yet to discover the rugged Calabria region’s most picturesque village.<p>Deep in Calabria, the …

Rustic Marinara Sauce Recipe

"I've been perfecting this recipe for over 10 years. Melting just a little cheese in the sauce adds great richness without overwhelming the tomatoes. …

Recipes

Porto, Portugal – Best Destination For People On A Budget

<b>Porto is a fascinating and vibrant city</b> that is rapidly becoming one of Western Europe’s most respected tourist destinations. The city boasts an …

European Travel

Supper from the sea! Sardine pasta with pine nuts and herbs

Hake steaks, oyster shots with salsa and spicy Thai fish soup – shell out on a sensational seafood feast<p>Serves 4<p>2tbsp olive oil, plus extra for …

Italian Food

Why There's So Much More to Portugal Than the Beaches

How to make the most of a trip to this picturesque country that's buzzier than ever right now.<p>A slice of a country with just over 10 million people, …

European Travel

The Azores are calling, and you should listen!

<b>The Azores and São Miguel Bundle</b><p>São Miguel Island, the largest of the Azores archipelago and its economic and administrative center, is a beautiful …