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Are You a Traveler or a Tourist? Take the Quiz to Find Out!

<b>By Candice Gaukel Andrews</b><p>What makes a <i>tourist</i> different from a <i>traveler?</i> When recently pondering that question, I found <i>Merriam-Webster's</i> to be of little help. My old standby dictionary defines a <i>tourist</i> as "one that makes a tour for pleasure or culture" and a <i>traveler</i> as "one that goes on a trip or …

What Not To Do When You Visit New York City

<b>1. Don't… visit MOMA or The Met.</b><p>I don't have anything against either of these museums. I used to be a card-carrying member of MOMA and I'm planning to check out their new exhibit, "Rising Currents: Projects for New York's Waterfront."<p>It's just that a visit to MOMA will set you back $20 (unless you …

Virgin Atlantic Delays Airbus A380 Order, Considers Smaller Dreamliner

Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. has delayed buying the Airbus SAS A380 superjumbo jet as it studies whether it wants the plane and focuses on …

Five Things Most Chicago Visitors Never Do

Sure, the guidebooks can point out some of the best things to do in Chicago, but there’s a whole hidden side to the city beyond the touristy lure of Millennium Park and Navy Pier. So here you have it: secret Chicago restaurants, tours and attractions with locals-only flavor, from Kendall College’s …

5 Best West Coast Road Trips

There’s something about warm weather that makes us want to hop in the car and drive into the sunset (preferably in a red convertible). While …

Want To Quit Your Job And Travel The World? How 2 Professionals Did It (VIDEO)

Most of us have probably fantasized about quitting our jobs and traveling around the world, picking up new experiences and life lessons in each continent, a la <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i>. But a number of professionals are actually trading in their high-powered jobs for a life on the road -- and redefining …

5 Ways to Avoid Airline Fees

It's summer, and this much is known: It's expensive to fly. Add the mounting surcharges of new or unexpected fees and the overall cost of a ticket becomes a punch-in-the-gut punishment for travelling by air. To this end, savvy travelers with tricks of their own, combat airline fees in myriad ways, …

Sweet Potato Salmon Cakes

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p>I recently learned that some college chick-a-dees have been reading Jenny, looking for some easy, not terribly expensive dinner options to put together during the week. In …

Foolproof 2-Minute Hollandaise Recipe

Check here for a full video walkthrough of the process.<p><b>Read more: Video: The Food Lab's Foolproof Hollandaise in 2 Minutes</b><p>Ingredients1 egg yolk (about 35 grams)1 teaspoon water (about 5 grams)1 teaspoon lemon juice from 1 lemon (about 5 grams)Kosher salt1 stick butter (8 tablespoons, about 112 …

Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits Recipe

5<p>5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Cheddar Bay Biscuits<p><b>Yield:</b> About 10 biscuits<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>12 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>30 minutes<p>A homemade version of the …

S'mores Ice Cream

<i>Every Friday, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: When it comes to dessert, practice makes perfect. And s'mores chunks make everyone happy. Phyllis from Dash and Bella crafts the perfect Memorial Day treat -- with</i> …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

5 Spring Sangria Recipes To Try | Glitter Guide

Spring is here—and we’ll <i>certainly</i> raise a glass to that! We suggest welcoming this glorious season with a refreshing glass of sangria. We’ve rounded …

S'mores Cookies with Homemade Chewy Graham Cookies

S’mores Cookies with Homemade Chewy Graham Cookies<p>Shares 21.7K<p><i>Take a homemade chewy graham cookie, top it with toasted marshmallow and crown it with</i> …

Gordon Ramsay's ULTIMATE COOKERY COURSE: How to Cook the Perfect Steak

Confessions of a Culinary Student: Breading for the Perfect Fried Crust

<b>Curious about cooking? High-pressure culinary school requires a lot of time and money. We asked present and former culinary students for their No. 1</b> …

Big bang theory: how dinosaurs had sex

<b>DINOSAURS WERE THE LARGEST</b> animals to ever walk Earth, and they ruled the planet for more than 160 million years. The long-necked <i>Argentinosaurus</i>, …

The 8 Cheapest Destinations In Europe

The continent has plenty on offer that won't break your bank account, but you have to know where to look.<p>If you're strapped for cash and want the best bang for your buck, here are 8 of the best value destinations in Europe.<p>Note: The prices listed here are approximate and may fluctuate considerably …

For A Long And Healthy Life, It Matters Where You Live

It's not just how long you live that matters. It's healthy life expectancy – the additional years of good health you can expect once you hit 65.<p>And by that measure, a new analysis shows it makes a lot of difference where Americans live.<p>Hawaiians are lucky in more than their idyllic weather and …

Photography Basics: Qualities of Natural Light

We all know that we need light to take pictures. If you’re planning to take pictures outdoors during the daytime, you might believe that light is the …

How Firefox OS plans to kill — not reinvent — the app store

Mozilla has posted another video about Firefox OS. Intended for app developers, the clip explains a bit about how and why distribution will work in a world without app stores.<p>In this world, the mobile web rules, and apps can be found anywhere, through any mechanism, all over the web, all over the …

Nokia chose Windows Phone because it feared Samsung would 'come to dominate Android'

Nokia's decision in 2011 to pin the future of its smartphone business on Windows Phone has been heavily scrutinized over the years, but the reasoning behind that choice is only becoming fully clear now. When asked last week if he regretted not choosing Android, CEO Stephen Elop told reporters that …

Detroit files for bankruptcy protection

DETROIT -- The city of Detroit filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection in federal court Thursday, laying the groundwork for a historic effort to bail out a city that is sinking under billions of dollars in debt and decades of mismanagement, population flight and loss of tax revenue.<p>The bankruptcy …