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Tropical islands suck. Go to these 7 islands instead.

Islands are awesome but, for many, the tropics aren’t worth the bother. Hot, sweaty, buzzing with tourists and mosquitoes…how are you supposed to …

European Travel

11 Finished Book Series You Can Marathon-Read This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means we book nerds finally have time to read all those great series we have been meaning to get around to. On the list …

Books

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

Japan

What Japanese Really Get At The Supermarket: Japan’s Top 10 Drinks!

Keio Store, a supermarket chain operated by Keio Group (the same company which operates Keio Railways and Keio Department Store), are a familiar …

Tea

10 awesome lake towns in North America

There’s no better place to stretch out the lazy days of summer than in a nostalgic little lake town, watching the sun set over the water from an Adirondack chair. I’ve rounded up the 10 best lake towns in North America, offering quaint main streets, boardwalk shops, wooden roller coasters, and, of …

National Parks

These Oregon Road Trips Will Make You Fall in Love With the Pacific Northwest

When we think of Oregon, the eternally hip city of Portland with its iconic doughnuts, coffee, and hipsters is often the first place that comes to …

Oregon

This Gorgeous New Glamping Site Is the Best Way to See Mount Rushmore

Our new series, Reasons to Travel Now, highlights the news, events, and openings that have us scoping out plane tickets each day.<p>Each year, 3 million …

South Dakota

The Cheap & Healthy Meals Kitchn Editors Swear By

When it comes to deciding what to cook, our guidelines are usually pretty simple. Obviously we want a meal that's as tasty as possible, but we also …

Healthy Eating

12 Hiking Destinations You'll Want to Add to Your Bucket List

The best travel advice always comes from people with firsthand experience—and that's especially true when it comes to hiking trips. When you're going …

Hiking

Made (Better) in Tokyo

There’s far more to the dining scene than sushi and soba. In fact, the Western food in Japan’s capital is some of the world’s best.<p><i>Far & Away,</i> from <i>National Geographic</i> and <i>The Wall Street Journal.</i><p>IN 2007, IVAN ORKIN, a self-described “Jewish guy from Long Island” became the first American to serve …

Japan

This Dark Spot Serum Is SO Good It's Selling Out At Sephora

If you struggle with dark spots and hyperpigmentation, you know <i>very</i> well that they can be hard to get rid of. There are plenty of products that are …

Skin Care

5 Road Trips Every Family Should Take | Fatherly

If you’ve avoided road trips because planning is a pain in the ass, here are 5 detailed itineraries.

Road Trips

28 Places to Go This Summer That Won't Be Full of Tourists

Everyone’s heading to Montauk, and Cape Cod, and Italy. Poor Italy. But wouldn’t it be nice to feel like you’re escaping the zinc-nosed hordes without having to head to Tuvalu? (Psst. It’s a remote island in the South Pacific.) We asked our team of travelers to name the place they’d go that still …

Maternity Clothing You Actually Need (and What's Kind of a Sham)

When it comes to maternity clothes, expecting mothers are the first to admit that they are thrown advice from all over the place. There are lots of …

Important Parenting Tips for Potty Training Girls

While some potty training advice and methods are universal for potty training girls and boys, girls may finish potty training earlier and learn to …

10 Things I Buy at Trader Joe's for a Better Dinner Salad

Judging by the killer selection of salad kits, it should come as no surprise that Trader Joe's has all the goods to help you nail a great dinner …

59 Brilliant Romantic Comedies That Are Seriously Underrated

Save this list for a rainy day.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

12 Places Around the World Perfect for Women Travelers

It doesn’t matter if you’ve traveled to two countries or 20 -- inherent in the thrill of visiting a new place is a twinge of anxiety that you’ll …

Travel

These Sheet Pan Garlic Mushrooms Are Side Dish Goals

We often see mushrooms as a welcome addition to an already tasty side dish or protein on a menu, but we forget they are delicious all on their own. …

15 Valentine's Day Gifts Every Pregnant Woman Will Fall In Love With

As with basically everything else that happens during pregnancy, your last Valentine's Day before becoming a mom (or adding another little one to the …

These Are the Best YouTube Workout Videos, According to Our Editors

Perhaps you're tired of doling out your dollars for expensive memberships or boutique classes, or maybe you just can't seem to find the time or …

The 30-Minute Roast Chicken You're Not Making Yet

I kept going back to the same roast chicken recipes. One, in a preheated cast-iron skillet, a trick I nabbed from Mark Bittman’s <b>How to Cook Everything</b>. Two, spatchcocked—less flashily known as butterflied—a whole-poultry technique also introduced to me by Bittman, who developed a <b>“45-Minute Roast</b> …

Recipes

Beautiful natural hot springs and the cost to visit

Travertine Hot Springs (Bridgeport, Calif.): This is one of the easiest natural hot springs to get to, and Travertine's beauty is not limited by its accessibility. A great pit stop for Angelenos en route to Lake Tahoe or Mammoth Mountain, this free roadside attraction is perfect for travelers to …

How to make hambagu, easy Japanese-style hamburgers | The Star

When I asked my mom to share her recipe for her Japanese-style hamburgers, her response was, “You’re going to laugh how easy it is to make.”<p>It’s one …

Soysauce

20 Satisfying Hobbies and How to Get Them

<i>The New Year is the perfect time to finally take up ceramics, learn Mandarin, start a book club, try rock climbing, or plant a garden. In 2018, the</i> …

12 Ways to Entertain (and Exhaust) Your Kid When They’re Stuck Inside

Beat the snow, rain, or even heat with quick activities that everyone can participate in.<p>Serious winter weather can be an impassable roadblock to …

Kids

8 of the best free workouts on YouTube

If your New Year ambition is to get fit, but the cost of a gym membership is putting you off and you can't really face getting out in the cold, then we may have just the solution.<p>Combining the ease of a workout DVD with absolutely zero cost (all you need is an internet connection!), the video …

Exercise

Add 3 Bottles to Your Pantry For Infinite Stir-Fries, Braises & Soups

Come January, there's a lot of talk about upending our pantries and tossing everything. But for an intensely savory and toasty sauce that's also …

The Pioneer Woman's Slow Cooker Broccoli Cheddar Soup

The slow cooker is a mainstay of modern American cooking — but it's not just you and me firing up the Crock-Pot on a weeknight. Famous chefs and …

Our Favorite Restaurants of 2017

<i>Tables for Two writers revisit the top places they ate in 2017, presented in alphabetical order.</i><p>abcV<p>On many occasions this year, I felt acutely miserable about eating meat, as I considered climate change and the barbaric practices of food corporations, and my search for fresh, piquant, and …