Emily Bain

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28 Incredibly Beautiful Places In The U.K. To Visit

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Here's Why Istanbul Is The Most Popular Travel Destination In The World

Millions of TripAdvisor users voted on their favorite destinations around the world, and Istanbul took the top spot. This is surprising because the city jumped 11 spots from the previous year, surpassing perennial favorites like London and Rome.<p>So why are travelers flocking to Istanbul? Perhaps …

European Travel

Insider’s Guide to Cincinnati

The city of seven hills is on the way up. New riverfront parks and neighborhood comebacks are revitalizing <b>Cincinnati</b>‘s urban core—a mix of industrial grit and Victorian ornamentation that wags call “sauerbraten Gothic.”<p><b>> Where to Eat:</b><p>Cincy’s trademark dish is chili, heavily influenced by Greek and …

A craft beer lover's guide to London

In the last 15 years, London has seen incredible growth in its brewing industry from a mere two breweries in 1999 to more than 50 today. Almost all of these new enterprises are small, independent and produce high-quality, innovative styles of beer – an approach to brewing that’s been given the …

The French Laundry to Get Upgraded Kitchen and Garden

Thomas Keller will temporarily close the French Laundry this summer (for an undetermined period of time, but it looks like up to five months) so that …

World-Class Chocolate from a Manhattan Cubby

Amedei happens to make the best chocolate on Earth, suggests Pierre Hermé, who knows a thing or two about sweets. You be the judge: The medal-winning …

10 Restaurants Rome Locals Won't Tell You About

<i>by Elizabeth Minchilli</i><p><b>An insider's guide to where to eat now in Italy's capital city</b><p>It used to be very easy to keep up with Rome's restaurant scene since nothing ever changed. The same comfortable and reliable trattorie and ristorante where you could dependably order up heaping plates of carbonara …

DCT Chocolate Art

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Valentines Chocolate sculpture

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Chocolate Cookies for Valentine's Day

Jamie has an addiction to all things baking, as you'd guess from her blog, My Baking Addiction. She creates all things cookies just for us Food Fanatics, though.<p>So, it's Valentine's Day. Regardless of your personal stance on this love fest of a holiday, I think we can all agree that sweet treats …

The Best and Easiest Chocolate Truffles to Serve with Red Wine

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Alice shares her ever-evolving truffle recipe -- and promises that you won't find a better one in a store.</i><p>I started my career making and selling bite-sized, hand-rolled, …

Dessert

14 Chocolate Cakes

Forget the jewelry. Forget the flowers. Forget the fancy dinners, the oysters, the caviar, the steak. Let's be real here: chocolate cake is the best part of Valentine's Day.<p>Chocolate cakes aren't moody, aren't choosy. They're gorgeous. They can be consumed wherever you desire: at a candlelit table, …

The Best Bay Area Food Gifts for Foreign Friends

When you’re visiting friends who live abroad, which gifts best convey the bounty of the Bay Area’s culinary delights? Locals recommend Blue Bottle …

Art of Antipasti

Is there a better way to start a meal than with an abundant antipasti platter, artfully arranged with ruffles of prosciutto <b>1</b>, briny olives <b>2</b>, roasted …

6 City Escapes To Calm Your Mind This Winter

Winter, it turns out, is hard to get through when you live in a city. There's only so much bitter cold and abundant snowfall that you can take without wanting to get outdoors and actually enjoy it.<p>If you're anything like us, you're keenly aware that the next long weekend isn't for a while. Eureka! …

Rome Sights: a travel guide to the top 50 attractions in Rome, Italy. Includes three walking tours

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This illustrated Travel Guide is a part of the Mobi Sights series, our concise guides that only feature the most essential information on city attractions. This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. Inside you …

India: The Perfect Family Holiday in 2014

Earlier this month, my wife and two young sons -- 12 and 9 years old -- returned from a mind-blowing Indian travel experience. It was the best family vacation we have had. For your next midyear holiday, why don't you take your money and make a family investment. Imagine a real adventure. Then look …

Ten ways to break a sweat in Mallorca, Spain

Mallorca has been saying <i>adiós</i> to the cheap-as-chips package holiday cliché over the past few years to focus on its year-round outdoor appeal.<p>And whether you are jumping off a cliff, negotiating the Tramuntana's gruelling hairpins by mountain bike or kayaking to secluded coves too tiny to appear on …

Canada Photos

See photos of Canada (including the aurora borealis, Trinity Bay, Niagara Falls, and Banff) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

DK London City Guide

• <b>Author:</b> DK<p>The stunning images, lively illustrations, and enhanced visual content of the <i>DK London City Guide</i> are brought to life on the iPad. Large-scale maps with pinch-to-zoom and scrolling facilities will help you find your way around. Feature pages in area itineraries provide interesting context …

Coastal Destinations Rated

See photos of the top-rated islands, coastlines, and beaches in Traveler's annual survey of experts.

27 Reminders Why Brazil Is On Everyone's Bucket List

It has crossed your mind at least once ... You, Brazil, a beach, sipping on some fresh coconut water that an endearing elderly man probably just chopped open for you with a machete -- sun, relaxation, beauty.<p>Whether you've been dreaming of experiencing Carnaval in the South American paradise for …

America's Most Romantic Cities

It's nearly Valentine's Day (as if you needed a reminder), so leave it to the always interesting MissTravel.com, a site that pairs women interested in traveling with rich men who can pay for it, to sift through the 7,340 trips planned on their site for the week of February 14th to find the most …

Marriott CEO Interested in Buying More Hotel Operators to Add Brands

Marriott International Inc., the owner of such brands as the Ritz-Carlton and Renaissance, would consider buying more hotel-management companies …

Fire and ice: adventures in Iceland

You could be forgiven for mistaking Iceland's scenery for a sci-fi movie set. Boiling water blasts out of geysers, and cracks in the earth belch steam. Arid plains and mustard-coloured rocks stretch endlessly into the distance. Volcanoes lurk menacingly under a covering of snow.<p>Iceland is …

Doing Amsterdam the Dutch way

From a cycle tour leader to a bartender at a brown cafe, the people behind classic Amsterdam experiences share the lesser-known places that they love, far from the tourist crowds.<p>From a cycle tour leader to a bartender at a brown cafe, the people behind classic Amsterdam experiences share the …

9 Unexpected Destinations for Travelers Looking to Relax According to Taschen