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A romantic Italian road trip

Acurl of delicately scored squid, fat mussels on a bed of seabass ceviche, sprigs of salty samphire. The plates, sitting atop embroidered lace …

I've Been to Italy 12 Times—These Spots Are Straight Out of a Fairytale

You'd be forgiven for thinking Natalie Obradovich is permanently on vacation. The blonde, perennially tan travel photographer seems to spend more …

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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

The 19 coolest places for a European holiday in 2018, according to travel experts

Globetrotters are always looking for inspired travel recommendations from those in the know in order to experience new destinations in the most authentic way possible — and those passed by word-of-mouth are always best.<p>As summer kicks off, Business Insider asked friends, colleagues, and some of the …

The top spots for a cheap city break in Europe

If you’re already running low on holiday time and funds, there’s still hope for your next vacation. Travellers in the UK can start planning their next city break to one of the cheapest cities in Europe.<p>London Luton Airport has crunched the numbers and found out the least expensive European cities …

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10 Safe Blue-Chip Stocks You Want to Own

When markets get jittery (like they are now), investors’ thoughts often turn to so-called “safe stocks,” to protect their portfolios against losses. …

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Best places to visit in Europe 2018 | CNN Travel

The Best Rome Travel Tips From Our Readers

Rome wasn’t toured in a day. “Remember you cannot possibly do it all,” says reader neededaname. “Living there full time for about a year and a half …

Italy

50 Best Places to Travel in 2018

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24 Stunning Medieval Mountaintop Villages in Italy

A world above the chic cities and magnificent beaches, the magic of Italy is found more in its mountaintops than its monuments.<p>If you think you’ve …

San Gimignano, Tuscany's City of Beautiful Towers

San Gimignano, known as the City of Beautiful Towers, is a classic medieval walled hill town in Tuscany. Its 14 surviving medieval towers create a …

Italy

Best Italian Lakes to Visit on Your Vacation

Italy has beautiful, romantic lakes that make good vacation destinations. Use this guide to Italian lakes to choose your favorite lake, or <i>lago</i>, in …

The 20 Best Things to Do in Key West, Florida

Two hundred years ago, Key West began as a far-flung island off an uninhabitable swampy peninsula populated by people running from the rest of the …

Key West

Amazing cave restaurants to put on your holiday bucket list - Telegraph

Exploring Europe's Summer Food Festivals

Europe is just as much a place to explore with all of your senses, but sometimes most importantly, it's all about taste. From Bordeaux to Budapest and beyond, Europe is full of cities that possess delicious international cuisines. Every summer, Europe hosts some of the most incredible food …

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The 25 best restaurants on the planet

Organized by Restaurant magazine and co-sponsored by S. Pellegrino and Acqua Panna, the World's 50 Best list is based on the votes of more than 900 international journalists and restaurant industry leaders.<p>We rounded up the top 25 honorees, but you can view the full list here (or click here for a …

Italian Travel: Luxury Lodging and Neo-Traditional Dining in Naples

Sitting on that terrace with a double espresso macchiato and relishing the dreamy view, we could have been eating Pop-Tarts and we'd have been as happy as clams.<p>I knew we'd chosen the right hotel in Naples when we checked in at <b>The Excelsior</b> late on a May evening and made our way to the …

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Where to Eat in Paris Now: 7 Must-Try Restaurants

As far as I’m concerned, the prettiest sights in Paris are found on a plate. Or in a bowl. And occasionally, a coffee cup.<p>The map of the city I keep in my head isn’t of monuments and museums—it’s of bistros and brasseries. You want a view of the Eiffel Tower? I say go to Monsieur Bleu. Spending the …

World’s Most Unique Dining Experiences

From glacier-top feasts to dinner in a date grove, culinary experiences don’t need to be confined to traditional restaurant settings, especially when …

The world’s most incredible underwater restaurants

The 25 best cities for foodies around the world

One of the best parts about traveling is getting to indulge in regional delicacies from around the world.<p>We combed through a recent Quora thread on the best cities for foodies and pulled out the top food cities where you'll find everything from high-end Michelin-starred restaurants to scrumptious …

The 10 best new restaurants in America, according to Bon Appétit magazine

Bon Appétit magazine has published its annual "Hot 10 list of America's Best New Restaurants," with recently opened eateries in California claiming four spots on the list.<p>Editors Andrew Knowlton and Julia Kramer curated the initial list of 50 nominees after traveling around the country in search of …

50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

Mela, one of the best Indian Restaurants in London

<b>When the Mela restaurant invited me to dine at their restaurant on Shaftesbury Avenue I was delighted. From the outside it certainly doesn’t look</b> …

Is This the Most Romantic Restaurant in the World?

Grotta Palazzese has drawn praise for its atmosphere and beauty, but some visitors say the food was overpriced and lacked flavor. Traveler readers suggest where spend Valentine's Day instead.<p>Objectively speaking, the Grotta Palazzese in Puglia, Italy, is sweeping with romance: Tucked inside a …

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Top 20 Free Things to Do in Paris

With travel prices escalating regularly, it's good to know that some of the best things in Paris actually <i>are</i> free. Inquisitive visitors willing to …

This Is the Best Neighborhood in Rome to Get Lost

On your next visit to the Eternal City, make time to visit Trastevere for pasta, gelato and unmatched Roman charm.<p>A tour guide mentioned the …

The 10 best beaches on the planet, according to the world's leading bloggers and travel experts

Calling the list "a diverse collection of off-the-beaten-path slices of paradise from every hidden corner of our planet," the ranking is made up of places that ranked highly on three scores (out of 10) — Sheer Untouched Beauty, Remoteness, and Sand and Water Quality.<p>Average Days of Sunshine and …

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …