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10 delicious kid-friendly foods of the world

Parents remain ever hopeful as we strive to introduce different foods into our children's diets. Whether your family is travelling the world, or just looking for a little variety in your home kitchen, international cuisine can be a source of inspiration and nutrition. Here are 10 foods from around …

The 10 Best Chocolatiers in the World

Each chocolatier on our list produces signature melt-in-your-mouth chocolates, be it a single-source dark chocolate bar, a cream- or liqueur-filled bonbon, a praline, fruit dipped in chocolate, a truffle, fudge, or some other sinfully delicious treat. You will never regret indulging yourself with …

Dessert

10 Oscar-Winning Movies About Travel

We're waiting (on the edge of our couches, popcorn in hand) to see which travel-inspired movies will take home Academy Awards this year. With Denzel Washington nominated in the best actor category for his role in Flight, Naomi Watts up for best actress in The Impossible and Life of Pi on the …

35 Breathtakingly Beautiful Places

Time to add to your vacation bucket list! Here, gorgeous images of beaches, rain forests, parks, and more that will inspire you to make your next …

Travel

What's YOUR Favorite Sunrise?

Sleeping in while on vacation is a guilty pleasure, but one of the best photo ops is when the sun rises over the horizon. These amazing photos …

Taj Mahal

Five travel photography essentials that won't weigh you down

Some of your best travel pictures will be off the cuff, spontaneous affairs, but taking a few basic pieces of kit – like a tripod, zoom lens, polariser and GorillaPod grip – can ensure you’re ready to make the most of a golden opportunity. Here’s a round-up of the best photography kit to sling in …

10 Inspiring Entries in National Geographic's Traveler Photo Contest

You now have less than a week to enter the ultimate photo contest! To date, we've shown you both some nature standouts as well as some stellar animal entries in the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. If you think you've got what it takes, you have until June 30th to enter and win a …

Travel Photography

Five Mouthwatering Dishes For High Rollers

From simple street vendors to hole-in-the-wall hot spots, it’s not always necessary to climb into the triple (or quadruple) digits to get a great culinary experience. But for those looking to truly live a lavish lifestyle, thousand-dollar omelets and gilded cupcakes can be the ultimate thrill for …

Five expert tips for getting started in travel writing

So you say you want to be a travel writer? You want to wander the world, sending back tantalising tales of far-flung adventures to magazines, newspapers and websites. And get paid handsomely for it. Is that too much to ask?<p>Woman with a laptop on Campos do Jordao, Sao Paulo. Image by Superstudio / …

10 hotels from James Bond movies | CNN Travel

The Best Thing To Eat In 35 Countries Around The World

Quora users set out to answer that question in a thread on the question-and-answer-based website, singling out the most iconic thing to eat in their homelands. We added in some of our own selections.<p>From wiener schnitzel in Austria to feijoada in Brazil to katsudon in Japan, don't miss these 35 …

Wikimedia

The Ultimate 8 Step Guide To Eating Japanese Sushi

If you haven't eaten sushi before, you really should give it try. Not only it is delicious, it's incredible healthy for you, low in fat and high in …

Top 10 most unusual restaurants in New York | Boutique Travel Blog

If you thought that New York was all about hotdog, donuts and pretzel stands, then you would be wrong. Manhattan is teeming with original and unique …

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Top 18 Spots for Fall Color

San Juan Mountains, CO<p>In October, the aspens and oaks of Colorado’s San Juan Mountains gild the slopes so brilliantly it’s like <i>Project Runway</i> for …

Hiking

12 Must-Try Street Foods Around the World

"Street food, I believe, is the salvation of the human race."<p>So proclaimed Anthony Bourdain, passionate street food advocate and consumer, at the inaugural World Street Food Congress in Singapore.<p>Held in the Southeast Asian street food Mecca, the WSFC featured extensive panels and discussions about …

40 maps that explain the world

Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to. So when we saw a post sweeping the Web titled "40 maps they didn't teach you in school," one of which happens to be a WorldViews original, I thought we might be able to …

40 images of Peru we can’t stop looking at

IT’S EASY to cast Peru in superlative terms. The nation has the world’s deepest canyon, a selection of the Western Hemisphere’s tallest mountains, …

South America

Ten of the world's weirdest restaurants

A new Moscow restaurant staffed entirely by sets of twins is an odd concept, but that's nothing compared to some of the bizarre eateries in other parts of the world. Dinner on the loo, anyone?<p>Have you come across a weird restaurant? Tell us about it in the comments below<p>Magic Restroom Cafe, Los …

Three Modern Travel Writing Classics

While I’ve met a few modern-day nomads in my travels, most of us can’t be on the road all the time. So how can we keep our wanderlust satiated in those stretches between journeys? We can escape into a really good book that brings a far-off place to us.<p>Here are three extraordinary travel narratives …

Machu Picchu

The Hot 10: The Best New Restaurants in America in 2013

The Hot 10 is here! See all of Andrew Knowlton's picks for the Best New Restaurants in America of 2013<p>Thirteen must be my lucky number. That's how many <i>Bon Appetit</i> restaurant issues I've worked on (see the 2016 edition here). My role has changed over the years, from spell-checking Kokkari Estiatorio …

Los Angeles

Top Chef Brian Malarkey’s 10 Favorite U.S. Restaurants

You may know Brian Malarkey from his appearances on <i>Top Chef</i> and <i>The Taste</i>, but this eccentric chef is now cooking up some new buzz in Los Angeles. He …

Restaurants

Pictures: 5 New World Heritage Sites

Active volcanoes, shifting sand dunes, and fields of glaciers are included in the five newest World Heritage sites.

Nature

10 of the most Jaw-Dropping Hotel Photos EVER

By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>Here at the HotelsCombined office, we've all gotten pretty used to staring at stunning hotel images -- with over 400,000 hotels in our database, sorting through scenic pics of luxury villas and infinity-edge pools has become standard daily fare.<p>However, there …

50 images of New Zealand we can’t stop looking at

WE’VE POSTED A LOT about New Zealand over the last few weeks, including 23 looks at the country’s stunning geographic diversity, 5 badass itineraries …

12 Most Beautiful Churches in America

America's churches are just as intriguing as their European counterparts. And not just in grandeur: The stories behind these architectural …

Art

7 Must-Try Foods in New Delhi

To say there’s something for everyone in New Delhi would be an understatement. The Indian capital’s culture is every bit representative of its very …

9 Trips Inspired by Travel Books That Are Probably Too Crazy to Actually Take

Alone, hiding in the lee of a ceiba tree’s giant buttresses, you’re sweaty/tired/nervous, and can’t believe you’ve gotten yourself into this mess. Or …

Tim Cahill

7 reasons why, exactly, you should travel

Let’s face it: Traveling takes planning, is expensive, and, depending on where you’re going and who you’re going with, can be a little …

Travel

7 Spectacular Hotel Breakfasts

Breakfast is known as the most important meal of the day. But while its pragmatic benefits aren't lost on most, what of its more indulgent possibilities? Thankfully, the best hotels in the world guarantee morning spreads that are meant to impress as much as sustain.<p>From brioche French toast with …