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A weekend in Budapest

Budapest is split into two parts – Buda and Pest – which sit on opposite sides of the Danube river, connected by the mighty Chain bridge. Most of the …

European Travel

The 10 Best Buffets In Las Vegas

Quantity over quality? It doesn't have to be that way.<p>1 of 11<p>Allie Folino<p>Don't forget to pin it for later!<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 of …

The Grand Tour of Switzerland

Though relatively small in size—roughly equal to New Hampshire and Vermont combined—Switzerland packs a big punch. It’s home to a dozen UNESCO sites, a topographic diversity that includes palm trees and glaciers (not to mention four languages to call them by), and some of Europe’s most modern …

European Travel

Where to Eat in Porto, Portugal for Every Meal

No matter what type of meal or atmosphere you’re craving, chances are Porto has a restaurant to match.<p>Porto is known as Portugal’s best food city, …

5 Vacation Homes South of Manila Where You Can Swim Without Crowds

IMAGE Kristoffer Cruz/Airbnb<p>There's no question about it—it is not a vacation when there is no swimming pool. But sometimes, beaches and resorts get …

Swimming Pools

The Essential Austin Restaurants You Need To Visit If You’re Headed To SXSW

When visiting Austin for SXSW, there’s so much going on that it can be a little overwhelming. And while there’s no shortage of quality food trailers scattered about — not to mention all the food available at parties and pop-ups — sometimes you need to take a break from it all to sit down and have a …

Texas

The Best Amsterdam Tips From Our Readers

This week our Hack Your City readers wrote 73 comments with tips on Amsterdam, like where to eat and drink, how to stay safe, how to get around, and …

Travel

How to Wire a Light

Trying to wire a light in your home can be intimidating. After all, wiring involves electricity, and electricity can be dangerous. However, by taking …

Arduino

10 of the best places to eat, drink and shop in Osaka

Read our expert guide to some of the most exciting places to eat, drink and shop in Osaka, Japan. Expect traditional Japanese street food such as …

10 Scrumptious Candied Nut Recipes, From Spicy to Sweet

Just when you think it's impossible to improve upon fresh, toasted nuts, someone comes up with the idea of coating them with a thin, crunchy layer of …

Breakfast

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Is a Japan Rail Pass Worth It?

Travelling by train is one of the things we love most about Japan. There’s an extensive network, the trains are spacious and comfortable, and they</i> …

Japan

How to Do Kaua'i, Hawai'i, Like a Local

<b>Famous and Worth It: The Nāpali Coast</b><br>Kaua‘i’s Nāpali Coast blows your mind when it appears in <i>Jurassic Park;</i> it will blow your mind forever when you …

How to Do Maui, Hawaii, Like a Local

<b>Natural Wonder: Red Sand Beach</b><br>Save your iPhone battery for plenty of photographs and pack your lightweight hikers. This small cove near Hāna gets its …

Maui

Pad Thai recipe: how to master Thailand's favourite dish

In a land as gastronomically diverse and exciting as Thailand, pad Thai is as close as it gets to a national dish. The instantly-recognisable, fragrant blend of freshly fried noodles, tamarind, garlic, chilli, peanuts and sometimes veg is, for many of us, the ideal introduction into Thai cuisine.<p>In …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Eater Guide to Tokyo

Tokyo is the food paradise that every city hopes to become: where Jiro dreams of sushi, where ramen demands noisy slurping, where cocktails taste best 40 floors above the ground. Everything great about modern dining right this second, from masterful daily staples in brisk cafes to intricately …

Japan

Latin Flan

4.5 stars based on 27 votes<p>Michael and I had dinner recently at a traditional Brazilian steakhouse or <i>churrascaria</i>. While the open fire-roasted meat …

Win over Lowly Rams Does Little to Alleviate Questions Surrounding Seahawks

On Thursday night in Seattle, the Seahawks did what they were supposed to do. They dispatched the cellar-dwelling Los Angeles Rams 24-3 to move to 9-4-1 and wash off some of the stink from last week's blowout loss at Green Bay.<p>The Seahawks also did what they needed to do by trouncing a bad football …

Been to Vietnam and missing Pho? - Here's how you can make it yourself.

Creating food that creates memories<p>Vietnam is known for pho. Beef or chicken, it’s the way that many Vietnamese start their day. Hanoi is widely …

Best ever japanese recipes

Here are our 19 best Japanese recipes, from fresh sashimi salads to hearty ramen dishes and veggie stir fries. Make these easy Japanese recipes at …

These Mesmerizing GIFs Illustrate the Art of Traditional Japanese Wood Joinery

For centuries before the invention of screws and fasteners, Japanese craftsmen used complex, interlocking joints to connect pieces of wood for …

Woodworking

Someone Probably Just Revealed Colonel Sanders’s Top-Secret KFC Recipe

The Chicago <i>Tribune</i> may have just stumbled upon a food-industry scoop for the ages. It sent a reporter to visit the Harland Sanders Café and Museum in …

Is Chinese swimmer Sun Yang a drug cheat or just a jerk?

Sun exploded to prominence at the 2010 Asian Games by coming within a second of beating the longstanding 1500m world record held by Grant Hackett — …

Machu Picchu Is Overrated, Go to Choquequirao Instead

The first bus to Machu Picchu leaves Peru’s party-all-night tourist town, Aguas Calientes, at six in the morning. The line to be on it forms sometime …

Strawberry and buttermilk ice cream

No custard, no heat, this is incredibly easy, and sherbet-like in texture.<p>MAKES<p>1 litre<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500g strawberries, sliced<br>• 175g caster sugar vanilla pod, split lengthwise<br>• 375ml buttermilk<br>• 115g sour cream<p>METHOD<p>Leave the strawberries in a bowl with half the sugar and the seeds from the vanilla pod, for …

Ice Cream

A Budget Kitchen Remodel for $5K to $15K

You can buy a lot of kitchen for under $15,000 as long as the space isn’t much more than 150 square feet and you’re willing to do a lot of the work …

I hiked one of the most beautiful trails in Italy — here's what I wish I had known going in

What you won't see when you're looking at the picturesque photos on social media is the out-of-breath photographer behind the lens.<p>Trust me, there's no way after hours of hiking that anyone would look anywhere near as glamorous as the views ahead.<p>The experience, however, was absolutely worth the …

A road trip around the American south led Sam Evans and Shauna Guinn to open a BBQ restaurant in the UK in homage. Here are their favourite US smokers<p>We fell in love with the southern states and their attitude to food and gatherings three years ago, when we quit our long-standing careers in London …

BBQ