Michelle Lee

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The Non-Judgmental Guide to Getting Seriously Into Tea

My friend Laura is way more into wine than tea, so it took some cajoling to get her to travel an hour and a half away from home to a tiny tea shop in a Queens strip mall, where we settled in for a three-hour tasting of teas from all over China and Taiwan.<p>"I want you to see the amazing teas I keep …

Simon’s Essaouira

<b>Simon</b> <b>Cooke</b>, a globe-trotting Englishman with a penchant for the music and publishing businesses, <b></b>now calls Essaouira home thanks to an extended stay there in 2005. Along with meeting the woman who would become his wife, this passionate traveler began a long love affair with the Moroccan city by the …

Cream of Kale Soup Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 Tbsp. olive oil<br>• 1 large red onion, sliced into thin rings<br>• 1 tsp. brown sugar<br>• 1/2 tsp. sea salt<br>• One 10-ounce bunch kale, trimmed and …

Recipes

The 10 Best Pubs In London

Our friends at Yelp helped us round up the 10 best pubs in the city, as ranked by the Yelp users who've been there.<p>Yelpers seem to prefer traditional pubs, ranking Covent Garden's The Harp at the top of the list.<p>But a few more contemporary establishments also made the top 10, including a pub that …

England

Seabourn Cruises Launches Extended Explorations

While most of us are busy trying to figure out how to get things done more quickly in our daily lives, the trend in travel is to slow things down. …

5 Men You Need to Meet (But Not Marry)

1. The One Who Never Wanted to Commit—Until He Met You<p>This sounds like the dream, right? The guy who proclaimed to all that he'd never settle down …

Relationships

How To Contour Your Face

The definitive guide to defining your features.<p>Contouring has come a long way in the last few years. Where once palettes full of taupe and nude shades were the purview of professional makeup artists, nowadays it’s hard to call your makeup kit complete without at least one contouring cream. The …

Grilled Halibut With Spicy Red Onion Relish, Avocados, Asparagus, and Chipotle Vinaigrette Recipe

<b>Note</b>: Plan ahead and serve the fish with jalapeño-, onion-, and serrano-infused vinegar for splashing on top. Make it in carafe at least a day in advance, and refrigerate it until use.<p><b>Read more: Sunday Supper: Grilled Halibut with Spicy Red Onion Relish, Avocados, Asparagus and Chipotle …

Foodily Blog

Grilled Parmesan Asparagus

Grilled Parmesan Asparagus from The Naptime Chef• 1 bunch fresh asparagus (thick stalks preferable), ends trimmed<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 1 lemon wedge<br>• 1 …

Recipes

Memorial Day Cookout Ideas

Memorial day weekend is the king of all weekends. Not only is it a three day weekend, but it marks the start of summer which means endless grilling!! …

Cooking

Grilled Cremini Mushrooms Stuffed With Basil and Parmesan Mayo Recipe

Although quick and simple, these stuffed creminis leave a memorable impression.<p><b>Read more: Grilling: Cremini Mushrooms Stuffed with Basil- and Parmesan-Mayo</b><p>Ingredients10 ounces cremini mushrooms, cleaned and stems removed3 tablespoons olive oilKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper1/2 cup basil …

Salmon with Ginger Chili Sauce recipe by the BBQ Pit Boys

Grilled Salmon with Broasted Potatoes Recipe by the BBQ Pit Boys

Seville Spain: 6 Hidden Corners You Should Not Miss

<i>By Sandra from Seville Traveller</i><p>Seville is located in the South of Spain, and according to a large majority (including me), it is the most beautiful …

Tiles of Seville - Walking in Seville

<i>Remember when we were smitten by Seville? Alongside the tapas, this is one of the reasons why.</i><p>The Tale of the Tiles of Seville<p><i>Seville – the city of</i> …

A guide to the eateries of Spain

Restaurants have been a part of Spanish culture for centuries. Indeed Spain is home to the oldest surviving restaurant in the world. According to the Guinness book that would be Sobrino de Botín (established 1725) just off Plaza Mayor in Madrid. Botín is merely the oldest and you’ll find many other …

Guide Books

A beginner's guide to train travel in Spain

<b>High-speed Spain:</b> An S103 AVE about to leave Madrid Atocha for Barcelona, now taking just 2 hours 40 minutes...<p>Buy train tickets for Spain...<p>Buy a …

The Best Places To Eat In Seville

My decision to study abroad in Seville, Spain for five months this past semester was one of the best I've ever made. The College of Arts & Sciences at Cornell University, where I attend school, only gave me the option to live in a home-stay if I wanted to study in Seville. So, one of my best …

Spices

A local's guide to Seville

Heladería La Fiorentina<p>If there is any place where you can taste Seville, then it is this <i>heladería</i>, which has gained press attention both nationally …

Buying Guides