Lizzy Marzo

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Where to find the best bird's-eye views of London

Hold on to your hats - these are the most awe-inspiring places from which to check out London from on high.<p>1. The Shard<p>London’s latest icon offers the capital’s highest viewing platform. From the first viewpoint at The View from The Shard (www.theviewfromtheshard.com), at dizzying level 69, you’ll …

Mayreau, The Island Hideaway Of Your Dreams

It's only accessible by boat (private or ferries from nearby Canouan or Union) and there are only about 250 people who live there in the village on Station Hill, and all of this is just fine by us.<p>Mayreau, a 1.5-square-mile island in the Grenadines in the southern Caribbean, is a yachter's dream …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

Easybreath, A Full Face Snorkeling Mask That Lets You Breathe Through Your Nose and Mouth

Easybreath is a clever new full face snorkel mask design that lets the wearer breathe naturally through their nose and mouth (versus traditional …

Savory Pumpkin Soup

Once, a long time ago, on the Carribean Island of St. John, on the far side of the island in a little shack of a restaurant surrounded by goats and lapping waves, we had pumpkin soup that tasted like heaven. I've had many kinds of pumpkin soup since then, all competing for "as good as" because it …

Japan 101: Cities, Temples & the Great Outdoors

Japan may be a smaller country, but in this archipelago of 6,852 islands, there’s no shortage of urban delights and natural sights, with enough …

Maldive Islands: One by One

While it may be the case that no man is an island, practically every resort in the Maldives is its own island, and they are exquisite destinations. Of the republic's 1,100 tiny tropical jewels stretching through the Indian Ocean southwest of India and Sri Lanka, about 200 are inhabited and nearly …

The Seychelles for independent travellers

With stunning beaches and brilliant blue seas, it’s hardly surprising the Seychelles rank among the world’s most idyllic island getaways.<p>Marooned in the middle of the Indian Ocean, this archipelago of 115 islands is notoriously exclusive (and expensive), and if you simply couldn’t imagine …

Pintrips Files A Motion To Dismiss Pinterest’s Trademark Suit, Says ‘Pin’ Is Too Generic

Pins, pins everywhere! Back in October, we reported on a trademark infringement suit filed by Pinterest against planning travel startup Pintrips, accusing it of trademark infringement, false designation of origin, unfair competition and trademark dilution. Now Pintrips is fighting back. It has …

7 Must-Try Brunch Dishes in Dallas

A spray of stars lightens the sky over snow-covered Riisitunturi National Park in northern Finland. http://on.natgeo.com/1jJMKfl Photograph by Wild Wonders of Europe, National Geographic

6 Great Apps For Last-Minute Trip Planning

3 Smartphone Apps for a Smarter Flight

Benét Wilson is the godmother of aviation journalism. Affectionately known as Auntie Benét by her followers, you can find her writing on the Aviation Queen blog and on the I Love Sitting in 1st/Biz Class group on Facebook. In an industry known for its oversized egos, Wilson is the rare exception -- …

Gold List 2014: World's Most Charming Hotels

All of these hotels have enviably bucolic locations, and they know that big isn’t necessarily better. But what really sets them apart is that each makes you feel like you, and you only, have just discovered a real secret.<p>Le Sirenuse, Positano<p>Langdon Hall Country House Hotel & Spa, Cambridge<p>Las …

Soup Recipes Simmering With Chicken, Potato, Veggies And More

It doesn't matter how many bowls of chicken noodle soup you've eaten ... the next time you come down with a cold it's going to be exactly what you need. And the number of times you've had tomato soup and grilled cheese for dinner will not stop you from craving it on that next rainy, autumn evening. …