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The Azores Islands Are The Atlantic Ocean's 'Best-Kept Secrets' For Excellent Reason

The only thing better than an unspoiled paradise is one that nobody you know has visited yet.<p><i>Some</i> people can say they’re familiar with the Azores, a group of nine islands some 800 miles off the coast of Portugal. But by and large, these rugged, salt-sprayed islands are what USA Today calls “some of …

Articles about essential small space living tips on Dwell.com - Dwell

Living in a large home has a lot of advantages.<p>For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>Don’t overthink the process of creating ambiance in your living space: Today’s gadgets make kicking back a …

Small Spaces

10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Many of the world's greatest scientists were inspired to go into their fields by reading science fiction books. And it's easy to see why. A lot of …

Science Fiction

Caramelized Peach Pancakes Recipe on Food52

• 1 large egg<br>• 1 cup full-fat Greek yogurt<br>• 2 tablespoons sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon bourbon<br>• 1/2 teaspoon grated fresh ginger<br>• 3/4 cup all-purpose flour<br>• 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon<br>• 1 ripe peach, halved, pitted, and thinly sliced (about 1/8-inch thick …

Recipes

How To Do (Almost) Everything

When we decided to put together our How To Do (Almost) Everything package, our compendium of essential expertise for modern adventurers, the first step was brainstorming the stuff we felt our readers absolutely needed to know. The list got long. Some of it—like which cameras to pack and how to …

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Everest Base Camp

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Speedboat

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World's Best Ecolodges

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Extreme Races: 10 Mind-Blowing Marathons (Photos)

NYC Is for Amateurs<p>Running 26.2 miles is crazy to begin with. So why not do it in one of the most extreme—and spectacular—places around? Sign up for …

Blueberry Hand Pies

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Kids love to get a pint-size sweet.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buttery Pie Crust (click for recipe)<p>All-purpose flour (for dusting)<p>2 cups blueberries (about 10 ounces)<p>1 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest<p>1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<p>1/4 cup sugar<p>1/4 teaspoon …

Cranberry Hand Pies

16 Servings<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dough<p>3 2/3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour<p>1 cup sugar<p>1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt<p>1 1/2 cups (3 sticks) plus 3 tablespoon unsalted butter, cut into 1/2-inch cubes, frozen<p>Filling and assembly<p>1 pound fresh (or frozen, thawed) cranberries (about 4 cups)<p>1 1/2 …

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OMG, I Want This House: South Africa (PHOTOS)

South African Paradise<p>From a courtyard garden to a sleek modern kitchen, see the South African beach house we want to call our own.<p>03.29.13 5:05 PM ET<p>…