Sophie Hourdouillie

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Prague city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in the Czech capital

Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires, is one of the most beautiful capitals in Europe. It’s a city of contradictions: a frontier of the modern West …

European Travel

Hummingbird Bundt Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare Cake Batter: Preheat oven to 350°. Bake pecans in a single layer in a shallow pan 8 to 10 minutes or until toasted and …

Dessert

And the Best Restaurant in the World Is...

Each year culinary professionals around the world travel from country to country in search of the Worlds 50 Best Restaurants. Achieving this title is …

Italy

The Top 7 Places to Visit in Emilia-Romagna, Italy

The Emilia-Romagna region of Italy is best known for its Medieval and Renaissance cities and its culinary traditions. While many travelers pass …

Italy

20 great holidays in Central Europe

<b>Slovenia</b><p>Friendly farm stay<p>The hamlet of Kupljenik is only an hour’s drive from Slovenia’s Ljubljana airport but it feels a world away. Surrounded by meadows, Dolinar farmhouse offers simple double rooms with rustic wooden furnishings as well as larger apartments. Outside, crickets chirp at sunset, …

European Travel

Athens, Rising

It was Saturday night in Athens, and I was surrounded by dozens of young Greeks on the packed veranda of Six d.o.g.s., a cafe-bar and arts space that runs the length of an alleyway in the Monastiraki neighborhood. It was the 10-year anniversary party for Laternative, a local radio show launched in …

Europe

The 10 Most Stylish Hostels in Europe for Under $90 a Night

Hostels often get a bad rap, but gone are the days when this type of accommodation meant rickety bunks, bedbugs, and gap year travelers. As the …

Hostels

Apple and honey tart with walnut crumb crust

Think of this as a sophisticated take on a baked cheesecake. Walnuts give texture to the crust, while caramelised honey adds depth of flavour to the …

Baking

Orecchiette with cavolo nero and porcini

Dried porcini add a real flavour hit to pasta and sauces. If you can find interesting fresh forest mushrooms, they'd also work well here.

Italy

Chocolate ricotta pudding recipe

Ricotta

Leek, chorizo, cauliflower and chicken bake recipe

Torta di riso sweet rice pie

"A nice piece of torta di riso and a good cup of coffee and you're ready to go for the day," Vince LaMontagna says. "You can serve this Campanian …

Recipes

18 bread and butter pudding recipes

Bread and pudding doesn't have to mean soaked fruits and spice. Marmalade croissant pudding? Fruit loaf scattered with ricotta and crumbled …

Breakfast

Mushroom and pine nut brown rice bowl

Mushroom and pine nut brown rice bowl recipe - Cook rice in a large saucepan of salted boiling water until tender (18-20 minutes), drain, add sesame …

Recipes

Where to eat, drink, stay and shop in Athens

<b>WHERE TO STAY</b><p><b>AthensWas</b><br>Brilliantly located on the lively pedestrian promenade around the Acropolis, this polished boutique hotel pays homage to …

Cooking (Australia)

The 5 Best Boutique Hotels on Santorini

Santorini's luxury boutique hotels have a ringside seat to one of the most dramatic seascapes in the world.<p>The island is arguably the most photogenic …

Boutique Hotels

A local’s guide to Havana, Cuba: 10 top tips

Havana will be 500 years old next year. I have been coming here for 30 years, and while I have experienced just a small part of the city’s history it has had an outsized impact on my life. I fell hopelessly in love on the spot – hooked by its openhearted people and weathered beauty. No one looks …

Cuba

How much money should I bring to Japan? Travel budget for visiting Tokyo!

Visiting Japan can mean different things to different people, but the kind of trip you will have depends to a large extent on what kind of budget you …

Japan

Lamb shoulder ragù with gnocchetti

"This is our take on the classic sauce – it's rich and delicious," says Mike Eggert. "Nothing really compares to a homemade ragù, and once you …

Cooking (Australia)

Where to eat, stay and explore in Modena

<b>STAY</b><p><b>Vittorio Veneto 25</b><br>This century-old three-storey villa bordering the old city has a classic Modenese façade - balcony, shuttered windows - and …

Italy

16 Most beautiful Cities and Towns In Ireland

1. Dublin<p>Dublin is known for many as a city where you can experience long nights in the famous Temple Bar district. It is a capital of Ireland, and …

Ireland

Best Bordeaux hotels: Where to stay

Wine lovers choosing to visit Bordeaux are increasingly spoiled for choice. Sophie Kevany uses her local knowledge to select the very best boutique …

France

What are the Best Destinations in Italy for Foodies?

<i>Hey Ecophiles, we love Italy and we love food. We want to take a foodie trip to Italy next year. What are the best destinations for Italian food?</i><p><i>–</i> …

Italy

Baked ricotta cream with mandarin caramel

Think of this super-simple dessert as a crustless baked cheesecake. Creamy ricotta and mascarpone form the base, and tangy mandarins and a dark …

Recipes

Chocolate, prune and walnut cake with chocolate & sherry ganache

Chocolate and prunes are a classic pairing, and for good reason. This cake is gluten-free and keeps well, thanks to the moisture added by the prunes.

Recipes

Grilled fish with green olive and pistachio

"My best mate's father was a fisherman and he taught us how to fish," says Clugston. "On the weekends we'd catch blackfish and snapper in Boambee …

Recipes

Salt-and-pepper chicken spare ribs with tamarind hot sauce

"I would love to recreate the chicken ribs I ate at Gingerboy at home. Would you print the recipe?" - George Clancy, Albert Park, Vic<p><b>REQUEST A …

Recipes

You can now stay at hundreds of historic temples across Japan

One of the best things about travelling in Japan is getting the opportunity to visit thousands of historic temples and shrines that lay scattered across the country. But now, visitors are about to get the chance to make their experience even more memorable, as a brand new service has just been …

Japan

Shaker lemon pies

"For this recipe I've used rough puff (or bastard puff as it used to be called in the London kitchens I worked in), but I also make these pies using …

Baking

Les rades parisiens où l’on mange le mieux

Envie de manger des plats savoureux et généreux à Paris sans y laisser la moitié d’un PEL ? On a les adresses qu’il vous faut ! Voici nos sept …

Chine