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25 things to eat before you die – the ultimate foodie bucket list

The World's 50 Best Restaurants have been announced, highlighting the best fine dining establishments on the planet. But for those on a budget, this list is pretty had to beat...<p>1. Fresh coconuts, St Lucia<p>Coconuts’ nutrient-rich water is best slurped straight from the fruit itself. On a St Lucia …

7 places in Peru you need to visit (that aren't Machu Picchu)

I get it: You want to go to Machu Picchu so you can get the perfect shot for Tinder. And, you know, because it's a World Heritage site and a Wonder …

South America

I Tried 9 Pairs of Leggings—Here's My Honest Opinion

<i>Welcome to the latest edition of a new series in which I'll test out a variety of items from different brands that you want to know about. I'll give</i> …

Do ladies-only taxis and trains empower women—or set them back?

On July 1st of this year, a Florida woman went to a bar for a friend’s birthday celebration. After a couple of drinks, she called Lyft—a ride-sharing …

Feminism

That Time a Mexican Filmmaker Turned Batman Into a Female Wrestler

Some of our favorite heroes have been the subject of very weird foreign remakes over the years—who can forget Toei’s <i>Spider-Man</i>—but one of the …

Famifi

16 incredible destinations in Asia that tourists don't know about yet

While some of these locations are remote, others are hidden gems often overlooked by tourists.<p>For those in search of the best spots to visit in Asia away from the masses, we've rounded up 16 breathtaking destinations that range from hidden beaches and charming fishing villages to jungle-clad …

What you need to know about the 7 superhero movies coming in 2016

But what are these titles? When are they coming out? Who is in them? What are they about? For your convenience, we've put together this handy little guide that will help you know everything you need to know about the year in superhero films. Enjoy!

Weekend Workout: Episode 1, modelFIT Full Body Workout

Tired of the Rain? Hawaii’s Best Winter Hikes

Meanwhile, in Hawaii, where the temperature clocks in at a brisk 77 degrees, there are a number of gorgeous hikes just waiting for you.<p><b>Kauai: Hike to</b> …

Hiking

Buche de Noel

One Christmas, I was living in Paris. I had been working as a chef, and graduated from Culinary school in San Francisco, but decided to take additional pastry classes at the Ritz Escoffier (any excuse to get out of town for awhile). In the basement of this stunning old hotel were sparkling white, …

Egypt Ain't The Only Pyramid Show In Town

Tourists fighting the crowds to see the Great Pyramids of Giza may be surprised to learn that 800 miles away in Sudan, exists another trove of …

8 Kettlebell Moves That'll Sculpt Your Entire Body

...and FAST!<p>If you love yourself some kettlebell exercises, this workout is for you. (And if you've never tried them out, this workout is for you, too!) Kettlebell exercises are awesome because, thanks to the fact that their weight isn't evenly distributed, they make your stabilizer muscles work …

The One Cocktail You Need at Your Holiday Party

Lifestyle blogger Camille Styles shares her recipe for a boozy big-batch punch that will keep you from getting stuck making drinks all night.<p>[image id='b2f71828-712a-456d-97a9-da5365b495d3' loc='C'][/image]<i>Buff Strickland</i><p>Hosting a party or holiday gathering doesn't have to mean that you spend the …

Banff National Park

This Canadian park boasts some of the world's finest unspoiled ecosystems.<p><b>Location:</b> Alberta <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1885 <b><br>Size:</b> 1,641,027 acres<p>Simplicity marks the origin of Banff—Canada’s first national park. In 1883, on the slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, three railway workers discovered a natural …

Easy Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Today I’m going to share my <i>secret</i> super quick and easy carrot cupcake recipe. I’ve been making these cupcakes for years and they have never failed …

Your Hiking Photos

National Parks

Top 10 Places to Eat Ice Cream

Globe-trotters can experience flavors that go far beyond the standard chocolate, vanilla, or strawberry. Experience eel ice cream in Japan or green tea in Florence.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>Food Journeys of a Lifetime</i><p><b>Capogiro Gelato, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania</b><br>Made with the freshest …

10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii

Discover our favorite activities in the Aloha State.<p>There are iconic spots in Hawaii that first-time visitors need to see to believe, but there are also the lesser known gems that the locals know are just as worthy of your time–especially on that second or third return trip. For a mix of both, add …

Our All-Time Favorite Volcano Pictures

National Geographic digs into its archives to find the most stunning and surprising photographs of volcanoes around the world.

12 Underrated European Cities You Shouldn’t Overlook

12. Thessaloniki, Greece<p>Athens is the classical and cosmopolitan capital that everyone targets, but the second largest urban center in Greece has a …

Christmas Morning Breakfast Buns

Breakfast brunch Christmas family pleasers holidays mincemeat quick breads<p>November 02, 2014<p>to Read (<p>Words)<p>Hooray for November . . . which means I can …

HuffPost Readers Share Their Life Changing Travel Experiences And Give Us Extreme Wanderlust

Whether it's tasting a new food, experiencing a new culture, or hearing an alternative perspective on the world -- travel changes you, often for the better.<p>We asked our followers on Twitter and Instagram to show us pictures of the travel experiences that have fundamentally transformed them. …

Cocktails

Browse hundreds of cocktail recipes created by expert bartenders from around the world and learn how to make your favorite …

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Costa Rica

Europe's Best Art Hotels

Inject some culture into your next vacation with these art-inspired European hotels<p><b>Le Negresco, Nice</b>With its palatial exterior and decadent rococo interiors, Le Negresco has welcomed everyone from Princess Grace of Monaco to the Beatles and Salvador Dalí through its doors. From its famous pink dome …

Alice In Wonderland

Day of the Dead 2016 in Washington, DC

Day of the Dead / Los Días de los Muertos is a Mexican custom honoring and remembering those who have died. The celebration begins on midnight on …

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