Elizabeth Cheng

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Made for Walking: The World's Most Aesthetic Footbridges (Photos)

From a bridge high above the Malaysian forest to a modern drawbridge, get from one place to another in style on one the world's coolest …

Our top 45 free things to do in New York City

Seeing New York City's biggest attractions can mean spending a hefty chunk of your trip budget on tickets. Empire State Building? $36. The Guggenheim and the Whitney both go for $25. Even the Frick is $22. But there's a lifetime of fun to be had without ever handing over a cent, and not just by …

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Home Tours

Lisa Oz's Lentils with Chia Seeds Recipe

Chia Seeds

New England Lobster Rolls with Lemon Chive Mayonnaise

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p><i>Today: No need to travel to New England for its quintessential summer food.</i><p>WHO: Sonali aka The Foodie Physician is a culinary …

New England

How To Make Tomato Sauce from Fresh Tomatoes

(Image credit: Emma Christensen)<p>If you've been eyeing those gorgeous tomatoes at the farmers market and wondering what it might take to transform …

Italian Food

Only in Chicago: The Top Five Things You Can't Find Anywhere Else

Some vacationers look for Marriotts and McDonald's, anything to uphold the status quo. Not me. I blaze into a city, a country, a destination looking for one-of-a-kind rarities, attractions I will likely have but one opportunity to see.<p>Chicago, notorious for its architecture including the world's …

Game of Thrones Meets Fine Wine at Napa Valley's Medieval Castle

California native Dario Sattui's passion for European architecture of the Middle Ages is only rivaled by his passion for fine wine. Perhaps the singular man in modern history to have built a full-scale medieval castle on U.S. soil, Sattui's brick by brick creation, Castello Di Amorosa (Castle of …

How to Master White Balance

<b>Reader Question:</b> What is white balance and why is it important? Is there a downside to setting my camera to “auto”?<p><b>My Answer:</b> Before the rise of digital photography most magazine pictures were shot on color transparency film, more commonly known as slides. Slide film was calibrated to be used in …

Breathtaking Landscape Photography by Miles Morgan

Moments of Breathtaking Beauty.<p>Wow, look at these stunning photos! I would immediately pack my bags and travel to the most remote places on earth. …

Landscape Photography

The New Stars of European Travel

Could it be that American travelers are passing over Western Europe's traditional tourist trail in favor of newer, less-traveled destinations in southern and eastern Europe? A new report by the European Travel Commission seems to indicate so, as destinations historically popular with U.S. travelers …

Lemon-Blueberry Drizzle Bread | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This breakfast bread has a triple dose of lemon flavor: zest in the batter, syrup that you brush on while the bread is still warm, and a sweet lemon glaze drizzled over the top. Enjoy a slice with a steaming cup of tea any time of day.<p><b>Lemon-Blueberry Drizzle Bread</b><p>1 1/2 cups (7 1/2 oz./235 g.) plus …

Dessert

Banana Bread is the quintessential quick bread, easy to whip up from stuff already in your pantry. Watch how to make it: http://bit.ly/13hlZFB

Mount Rainier Reflection

Alaska-Glacier Bay

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First time Ireland: unmissable Emerald Isle experiences

Ireland’s reputation precedes itself, so first-time visitors might think they know what to expect – rolling green fields, chatty locals and a pint for each hand – but there’s so much more to Ireland than its stereotypical charms. Skip the bus tours stopping at leprechaun-filled souvenir shops and …

Ireland

Beautiful Photos of Auroras Shimmering Over Iceland by Stéphane Vetter

French photographer Stephane Vetter is a master of capturing gorgeous photos of landscapes at night. One of his favorite things to shoot are the …

24 hours in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is a walking city – one that repays those who tramp its cobbles with stately Georgian grandeur. So with 24 hours up your sleeve, where would you go and what can you see?<p>Morning<p>Head over to Valvona & Crolla for breakfast. This Italian delicatessen is an Edinburgh institution. Counter staff …

Tango Means Embrace

I met my Czech friend, Lída, as a guide in Budapest back in communist times. It was 1988, and things were just starting to loosen up. Lída was leading a group from Czechoslovakia to Hungary, which was the place communists went for a wild escape and a little whiff of the West. Budapest had just …