Margarita Baez

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Discovering the magic of Edinburgh

The doors of the Airlink 100 bus from Edinburgh airport hissed open at what we thought was the stop nearest to our hotel. The desk clerk I'd emailed said the stop was directly in front of the hotel, which was supposed to be close to the city center. As the bus pulled away, we did not appear to be …

5 of the best road trips in Scotland

With gorgeous landscapes and wildlife, Scotland is ripe for a road trip. Ginny Weeks chooses five of the country's best road trips to take in …

Tour Edinburgh Scotland in 4 days with this Edinburgh Itinerary (and Edinburgh Scotland day Trips)

Tour Edinburgh Scotland in 4 days with this Edinburgh Itinerary (and Edinburgh Scotland day trips too)<p>The Princes Street Garden is a great place to …

Forget Loch Ness! These 6 Gorgeous Scottish Lakes are the stuff of Legends

We all know the myths about the famous Loch Ness: the gorgeous freshwater lake in Scotland that holds a terrifying monster lurking within. And while …

Walking in Scotland

If you're on foot, you really get up close to the the charms of the Scottish countryside. On the West Highland Way, walkers and hikers have the best …

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Puglia Italy

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Puglia Italy<p>Updated on July 22, 2016<p>The Puglia (<i>pronounced pool-ya</i>) or Apulia region as it is known in English, is the most …

10 Pretty Towns And Cities You Must Visit in Scotland

Scotland has it all, doesn’t it? Deep fried mars bars (that I’m still too scared to try), Hogmanay, Annie Lennox, J. K. Rowling (who once said of …

Here’s How To Spend 24 Hours For Free In Edinburgh!

Having lived in Edinburgh for quite a few years, it’s easily one of my favourite cities in the UK and with good reason too – it’s absolutely pretty, …

14 Great Experiences And Things To See In Edinburgh

Edinburgh is one of Scotland’s most charming cities, filled to the brim of things to do, sights to see and experiences to be had. With well over a …

Scotland

This Map Shows You Where To Find Every UNESCO World Heritage Sites In The UK And Ireland

Sometimes it’s easy to forget what’s right on our doorstep – especially when there are so many beautiful and world-renowned historic sites that are …

July | 2016 | movetoitaly

24 Picturesque British Villages You Should Move To Right Now

Cities are so 2015.

Holidays in Tuscany: readers’ travel tips

<b>Winning tip: Chianti cashmere goat farm</b><p>I was as surprised as anyone to discover a small-scale sustainable goat farm, with some of the finest cashmere I’ve ever seen, in the heart of Tuscany, close to Radda in Chianti. Owner Nora Kravis (originally from Long Island, in the States) is a character, …

Italy

27 Things Everyone In London Should Do This Fall

From strolling through Shoreditch to check out edgy new street art to eating at the city's best restaurants during the London Restaurant Festival, here are the best things to do in London this fall.<p><i>Did we miss your favorite London fall activity? Sound off in the comments below.</i>

8 Ways To Become A Wine Expert Overnight

A crash-course on the art of wine.<p>Fed up of blankly staring at wine lists? Don't know your Sauvignon from your Sangiovese?<p>Between trying to remember 'that one you had last time that you really liked' (not to mention that one that you really didn't), and not wanting to reveal your utter confusion …

Sparkling Wine

10 Tips for Traveling Light (And Looking Like You Didn't)

At Vayable, we're huge fans of the benefits of carry-on -- no extra luggage fees, no losing luggage and greater flexibility for last-minute changes in plans. And as carry-on devotees, we've mastered the art of traveling light, without compromising on the essentials that provide us an ideal …

Here's How Herbes De Provence Can Make All Your Food Taste Like France

Today, August 29, is national "Eat More Herbs, Less Salt" day. Yes, that is an actual food holiday. Our first though upon learning this fact was, "WTF! Why in the world is that even necessary?!" But, after our initial bewilderment simmered down, we soon began to embrace the idea. Herbs -- we're …

The Sandwich Cookie Argentineans Love More Than Steak

Argentina is known the world over for the quality of its steaks, and having spent four months studying Spanish there when I was fresh out of law school, I can attest that Argentinians are obsessed with meat.<p>Their steaks weigh over two pounds each, and grown men are ridiculed if they so much as …

Dessert

Sea Bass Baked in Foil with Pesto, Zucchini, and Carrots

Aluminum foil is an easy and always-available alternative to the parchment paper traditionally used for cooking <i>en papillote</i>. As the fish and …

How to Make Teriyaki Sauce at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Stephanie Le from I Am a Food Blog is pulling back the curtain on teriyaki sauce, and revealing that you only need 5 ingredients to make it</i> …

Chef Nick Anderer's Favorite Roman Restaurants

When you're going to Rome, come hungry. Photos: Clockwise from left, Courtesy of Etabli, Antica Pesa, Grano, and Sant'Eustachio.<p><i>By Nick Anderer for Fathom</i> | <i>When New Yorkers are hungry for Roman food, they head to Maialino in the Gramercy Park Hotel, where chef Nick Anderer serves incredible</i> …

Dream 'reading' reveals sleep images

To sleep, perchance to dream ... and to have high-tech brain scans peer into your noggin and decode what you are seeing under your eyelids.<p>Brain scans can reveal the visual images that people see when they sleep, report Japanese researchers on Thursday, in a dream "decoding" study.<p>The report …

Not Getting Consistent, Adequate Sleep Is Still Really Bad For You

<i>And now a team of researchers find that "social jet lag" may also be linked with higher obesity rates.</i><p><i>When</i> you sleep, as opposed to how much you sleep, may be the real key.<p>The authors of the new report looked at data over a 10-year period, and chronicled participants' sleep schedules and certain …

Test Drive a Tour Guide: Italy