Michele Jones

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How to Get From Madrid to Cuenca and What to Do There

Cuenca, in the Castilla-La Mancha region, is on the high-speed AVE train line from Madrid to Valencia, which makes it a perfect stop on the way from …

Trains

Seville Travel Guide

Best Time To Go<p>Seville’s subtropical Mediterranean climate means wet winters and long, dry summers. The best time to visit is from late March, when …

European Travel

What to do in downtown Anchorage

Downtown Anchorage is just busy enough to entertain, yet compact enough to be walkable – a perfect combination for curious visitors ready to explore …

Anchorage

Six of the best aubergine recipes

<b>Sweet miso aubergine (pictured above)</b><p>Prep <b>15 min</b> <br>Cook <b>10 min</b><br>Serves <b>6</b><p><b>400g small-medium aubergines</b>,stem ends trimmed<b><br>1 tbsp sesame oil</b><b><br>2 tbsp brown rice miso</b> <b><br>½ tbsp mirin</b><b><br>½ tbsp sake</b><p>Shave off the sides of the aubergines to make them straight-sided, then cut lengthways into 12mm-thick slabs.<p>Heat a cast-iron …

Recipes

How to Spend 3 Days in Istanbul – Itinerary

Epic sunsets, distant sounds of Namaaz, spectacular minarets and adorable cats – this is Istanbul, one of the most exotic cities of Europe or …

European Travel

The enchanting walled city of Dubrovnik, Croatia

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European Travel

Make Crispy Toasted Sesame Tofu in an Air Fryer

Tossed in a tangy dressing rich with the flavors of honey, toasted sesame oil, and soy sauce, these crispy cubes of tofu make a hearty supper served …

Recipes

Our Favorite Pee Funnels

My go-to way to pee when I’m outside is to find a place to pop a squat. Usually behind a leafy tree. Second to a nice, clean restroom, I imagine that’s probably most people’s preference. But there are times when you simply can’t pull down your pants and pee, like when you’re halfway up a multipitch …

Camping

Iceland: Top Do's And Don'ts According To Locals

If you have travel plans to visit Iceland, you may be interested in learning more about the culture. Several Icelandic natives and locals have offered to share their perspectives on what they think travelers should know about before visiting – including tips on what to do and not to do.<p>Knowing what …

European Travel

Costa Rica Nature Tour

What's Included<p>Accommodation: Hotels (8 nts).<br>• Meals: 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner<br>• Transport: Private vehicle.<br>• Arrival transfer<br>• Guided nature walk in the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve<br>• Guided excursion to Manuel Antonio National Park<br>• All transport between destinations and to/from included …

Costa Rica

Most Beautiful Villages in Andalucía, Spain

Pampaneira is the lowest of the three towns that make up the Barranco de Poqueira. This town has some extraordinary architecture, typical of the La …

European Travel

Doing Some Travel Photography This Summer?

If you are, I think I can help you come back with some of the best images you’ve ever taken. Check these out these courses this weekend:<b>></b> If you’re …

15 of the Most Picturesque Towns in Spain

<b>6. Sos del Rey Católico</b><p>This dark-stone Medieval town is home to about 650 people and located in the Aragon province. The spectacular ancient houses …

20 Best & Worst Store-Bought Salad Dressings

Whether your incentive is to lose weight fast or improve your overall health, tossing your own homemade salad with a healthy salad dressing is a …

The Essential Travel Guide to Costa Rica (Infographic)

Costa Rica is home to rainforests, national parks and idyllic coastlines. With a number of beautiful spots and plenty of local dishes to try, it’s no …

Costa Rica

Five $20 wines good enough for a millionaire like Steven Mnuchin

Exceptional   Excellent   Very Good<p>If you’re willing to spend about $20 on a bottle of wine, as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was when he recently visited Jared Kushner, you can find some beauties. Here are five, including three delicious pinot noirs, from Oregon and Northern California.<p>—<p>GREAT …

How to boost your homemade smoothie game: A step-by-step guide

Sure, you could head to your neighborhood juice shop and order a $7 or $8 smoothie. Blending your own, however, is not only easier on your wallet, …

Can you really see Stockholm in a day? Yes, here's how

If you only have a day in the city, there’s no time to waste. As soon as you touch down in Stockholm, hop aboard the Arlanda Express, recharge your …

35 beautiful cities you must see in your lifetime

Enjoy Seven Days in Iceland

Iceland, except for the capital of Reykjavik, is not big on public transport. If you wish to explore Iceland in a week, driving through Iceland is …

How to Spend the Perfect Week in Greece?

<b>By Alex Kallimanis:</b> I’m a dual American and Greek citizen that’s made 8 trips to Greece as an adult. Visiting family has always been a great reason …

7 reasons why the Rocky Mountaineer is the best way to see Western Canada

Canada is an extremely large country, making trains one of the most efficient and low-impact ways to access all that land. But the Rocky Mountaineer …

This Homemade Hummus Is So Good You’ll Never Buy It From the Store Again

I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve made hummus from scratch, both for personal and professional reasons. Working in professional kitchens and …

Still-Secret Spain: 9 Fairy-Tale Towns Off the Tourist Track

For unspoiled nature, centuries-old architecture, and guaranteed tranquility, hole up in one of these postcard-perfect villages.<p>If you’ve been to …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Recipes

Spain's Best Kept Secrets- 15 Most Beautiful Villages and Towns of Spain

The beauty of Spain lies in its sleepy, forgotten corners. This is where the real drama unfolds- mesmerizing sights and timeless heritage. If you’ve …

This Healthy Version of An Apple Crumble Tastes Better Than The Real Thing | Adventure Sports Network

It's a subtly sweet spin on a traditional apple dessert with a healthy oat crumble.<p>Dessert in a dutch oven skillet, over a campfire?<p>The mind boggles …

15 of the Best Cities to Visit in Spain

With its unique position on the Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea and a history that dates back 35,000 years, few countries offer as wide a variance in …