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The Original Opera Cake Recipe

Opera Cake is a delicious French dessert, which uses one of the most loved savor combinations, coffee, and chocolate. This rich cake is consisting of …

35 Hidden Bars Around the World and How to Find Them

Some of the world's most intriguing bars are in locations you might not expect, hidden in taco joints and noodle shops, or disguised as everything …

Here are the best places to travel in 2018 according to Lonely Planet

There’s only a couple of months left in 2017, which means you’re probably starting to think about the year ahead. What will you change? What will you do? Most importantly, where will you go?<p>Well, the team at travel guide publisher Lonely Planet is here to help with their just-released annual report …

21 of the world's most beautiful restaurants

While excellent food is paramount, ambiance is another huge factor when it comes to dining out.<p>Whether you seek stunning views, unique locations, or candlelit romance, these are 21 of the world's most breathtaking restaurants.

11 Classic Comfort Foods With A Twist

What beats your favorite comfort food on a cold day? How about a new and improved version of it? From Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto to BBQ Turkey Meatloaf, these cozy, creative recipes will keep you warm all winter long.<p><b>1. Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto</b><p>…

7 Fall Drinks That Will Make You Forget All About the PSL

Just because the leaves are about to turn orange doesn't mean your coffee order should follow suit. Pumpkin spice may be tasty, but it's not the only …

10 Honeymoon Destinations For The Non-Traditional Couple

Think Hawaii is cliché? Go to one of these places instead.<p>Most think of honeymoon destinations as either luxury beachside retreats or romantic getaways to cities like Paris. But according to Pinterest, some of the most re-pinned honeymoon locations in 2016 aren't that at all.<p>Instead of planning …

National Parks

Space Saving Apartment Layout: How to Live Large in a 500 sq ft (46 sq m)

While the Sifter typically posts dream houses and luxury apartments, it’s important to come back to reality and celebrate architects that tackle real …

35 Summer DIY Decor Ideas for a Grown-Up Apartment

For all you recent grads who’ve just moved into your own apartment — first of all, congrats! Now that you’ve got your own place, it’s time to *own* it with DIY home decor that reflects the chic, stylish grown-up you truly are. As a bonus, you’ll now have plenty of projects apartment DIYs to keep …

Living Rooms

The Chicest Luxury Cruises in the Mediterranean

Cruises can have a bad rap, whether for cramped quarters, impersonal staff, or general kitsch—and when you're stuck at sea for days, those things can really render your trip a disaster. But these luxury cruise liners take the experience to the next level, combining the upscale amenities of a luxury …

Amalfi Coast

Luxury dive resorts: 10 of the world's best | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Super-swanky dive resorts come in all sizes. But mostly in small.<p>From Chile to Australia to St. Lucia, the world's most exclusive scuba hideaways serve fewer than 100 select guests.<p>Some cater to a maximum of just 20 diving VIPs. Others tempt groups to reserve their whole private island.<p>I …

The 22 Most Beautiful Places in the World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list – whether you're looking …

National Parks

Basic Sugar Cookies

Sugar cookies are a buttery classic that make a delicious anytime treat. Enjoy your sugar cookies plain, or decorate them with icing to make them festive. This recipe is a favorite of Martha's, who likes to add 1 tablespoon cognac alongside the egg and vanilla, after creaming together the butter …

57 small things you can do every day to be happier and more successful

1. Assume people have good intentions.<p>Since you can't read minds, you don't really know the "why" behind the "what" that people do. Imputing evil motives to other people's weird behaviors adds extra misery to life, while assuming good intentions leaves you open to reconciliation.<p>2. Avoid using …

Glacier National Park Photos

Ocean's 11: Sandra Bullock will lead an all-female reboot

Sandra Bullock’s latest role in <i>Our Brand Is Crisis</i> was originally written for George Clooney, and then rewritten for the Oscar-winning actress. Based …

George Clooney

10 Epic Places You Can Visit On A Budget

Wanderlust knows no wallets. 💸<p>Traveling on the cheap doesn't have to mean seedy motels and a road trip across the U.S. (Though trust us, that's not a bad plan at all.)<p>But for the wanderluster who wants to go somewhere <i>truly</i> epic, there are a number of options you're probably failing to consider. …

This Dim Sum Is Super Cute Until It Poops All Over You

It seems Sanrio can do no wrong.<p>To follow up the announcement that its most popular character, Hello Kitty, isn't even a cat at all, Sanrio collaborated with Hong Kong's Izumi Curry to create a restaurant around a new character, Gudetama, a lazy egg that wallows around in an Eeyore-like …

See The HARRY POTTER Sequels From Voldemort's Point of View

The 6 Things You Need to Mix Drinks Like a Pro Bartender

6 essential cocktail tips every home bartender should master.<p>Cocktails don’t have to be complicated. In fact, they shouldn’t be. Invest in some high-quality booze and glassware and you’re halfway to a showstopping evening. We pulled up a stool at the buzzy Chiltern Firehouse in London to learn the …

Audio Mixing

Weird Food Pairings That Are Strangely Good

<i>In this installment of Best of the Hotline, we're reminded of odd flavor combinations that somehow work.</i><p>We all have that one dish that's a curious combination of flavors. Often described as <b>"weird but good,"</b> it's the one that makes all your friends grimace —until they try it. Be it salty and sweet, …

The City of Kyoto Wants Annoying Tourists to Stop Tipping at Restaurants

No matter the locale, residents typically find out-of-town tourists to be annoying pests (never mind the money they're spending). Kyoto, Japan, is no exception, and now its government is attempting to politely remind guests of a few dos and don'ts during their time in the city. Kyoto's tourism …

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12 Must-Have Tech Essentials For Every Girl On-The-Go

The best of stylish and wearable tech accessories to shop now.<p>If you're on the go and constantly glued to your gadgets (and in 2016, who isn't?), you understand the struggle of staying connected all day long. Whether you need a way for your phone battery to keep up with your Snapchat addiction or …

Gear & Gadgets

21 Free Things To Do in NYC

New York consistently ranks among the most expensive cities in the U.S., and while many of us who call the city home have become blasé about shelling …

Vacation Bucket List: The Top 10 Trips of a Lifetime

Your complete guide to the must-have travel experiences across the globe.<p>For those of us suffering from an incurable case of wanderlust, the question is always '<i>where am I going to vacation to next?</i>' If you don't have your travel bucket list already mapped out, luxury travel consortium Virtuoso is …

Amalfi Coast

The New ‘Attack On Titan’ Trailer Is Here To Feed Your Nightmares

It was only a couple of weeks ago that the first full length trailer for the <i>Attack on Titan</i> live action movies — that’s right, it comes in two parts — hit the internet. Here, audiences were treated to a bevy of naked sinewy giants hunting down and devouring people. Now, a second trailer is now upon …