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New Michelin List Highlights New York City's Better, Cheaper Restaurants

Chef Andrew Carmellini’s new Bar Primi in the East Village and Biang, a Chinese restaurant in Queens, are among 126 New York establishments named by …

Perfect Day In Charleston, SC

Most people wouldn't think to put southern and fashion in the same sentence, but the South is starting to earn the recognition it deserves in the fashion industry, and Charleston is largely responsible for that.<p>When you think of the South, what comes to mind, pulled pork sandwiches, home made sweet …

Charleston

Road Trip: Bourbon Trail, Kentucky

Travel<p>White-water rapids and grazing thoroughbreds line your journey through Kentucky's distilleries.<p>Central Kentucky is bourbon country. Its rolling meadows, limestone-filtered streams, and cool hardwood forests have long provided ideal conditions for producing the honey-colored drink as crucial …

An insider's guide to Geneva

Most foreigners know Geneva as a quaint Swiss city, home to the United Nations, chocolate shops and watchmakers. But beyond the tourist haunts, in-the-know locals are slinking into underground jazz bars, exploring the city from the seats of vintage bikes and swapping luxury jewellery shops for …

Spoilt for choice: Vietnam's best beaches

Vietnam might have been late to Southeast Asia’s beach party, but it was well worth the wait. The country boasts more than 3400km of coastline, with infinite stretches of powdery sand, coves, lagoons, impossible boulder formations and tropical islands ringed with yet more beaches. We can help you …

The best places to swim with whale sharks

Swimming alongside the largest fish in the sea is one of the ultimate bucket-list experiences. Lucky, then, that there are a handful of destinations around the world where in-season sightings of whale sharks are almost guaranteed.<p>Remember: keep a respectful distance from the gentle giants, …

Ten Places to Go Before They Disappear

It is a sad reality that some of the world's most beautiful sights are at risk of disappearing. Some of the world's natural wonders are under threat from development, mass tourism and environmental change, making it crucial to travel to these places before it's too late.<p>It is a sad reality that …

Gorillas

Avocado Breakfast Recipes That'll Make Your Heart Sing

Avocado is an egg's best friend.<p>There's not really a wrong way to eat avocado. But there's definitely a right way, and that's with breakfast.<p>The savory green fruit is an egg's best friend. It creamifies an a.m. smoothie without hesitation and it transforms a bland piece of toast into a sought after …

First time Ireland: unmissable Emerald Isle experiences

Ireland’s reputation precedes itself, so first-time visitors might think they know what to expect – rolling green fields, chatty locals and a pint for each hand – but there’s so much more to Ireland than its stereotypical charms. Skip the bus tours stopping at leprechaun-filled souvenir shops and …

The Ultimate Guide to Travel Apps and Websites

The paramount of practical, problem-solving mobile apps and websites to simplify your travel queries.<p>The paramount of practical, problem-solving mobile apps and websites to simplify your travel queries.<p><b>Before Your Trip:</b><p>The fun is in planning your vacation -- said no one ever. Regardless, a little …

Eastern Europe

15 Best Beaches for 2014

No matter what your definition of the perfect beach vacation, you're sure to find inspiration on our list of the 15 best beaches to explore in 2014.<p>Every traveler has a different fantasy about their ultimate beach vacation. Adventure-seekers want beaches that are both beautiful and close to …

Travel Guides

10 Tech Necessities for Travel: Stay Grounded While Up in the Air

Don't let a change of scenery spoil your New Year's resolutions -- gear up for 2014 with these 10 apps and gadgets to help make your travel experiences exciting and productive.<p>Travel interrupts our naturally scheduled programming and is an easy scapegoat for not maintaining our health, productivity …

Google Glass

Creamy Bay Scallop Spaghetti - Pasta with Bay Scallops and Sherry Cream Sauce

Spicy Sausage, Kale and Whole Wheat Orecchiette Soup

Spicy Sausage, Kale and Whole Wheat Orecchiette Soup.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 3, 2014 152<p>I’m thinking that my 2014 is already off to a great start since …

Maple Pisco Sour

<i>You'll no longer have to buy a plane ticket to get in on the cocktails at Seattle's Essex: Owners Brandon Pettit and Molly Wizenberg (a.k.a. Orangette) will be sharing their favorite recipes with us, every other week. Drink up, people.</i><p><i>Today: An impressive garnish, a delicious seasonal drink, and</i> …

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Orecchiette with Chorizo and Swiss Chard Recipe

Tip<p>How to Freeze Pork<p>Pork fares best in the freezer if packaged with freezer-friendly materials like waxed paper, aluminum foil, or heavy-duty …

7 reasons why, exactly, you should travel

Let’s face it: Traveling takes planning, is expensive, and, depending on where you’re going and who you’re going with, can be a little …

Why Travel Makes You An Awesome Person

Travel makes people better people. When you learn more about the world and the people in it, push your boundaries, and try new things, you become a more open, outgoing, and awesome person.<p>People always ask how travel has changed me. If I look back at who I was before I began traveling and compare …

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Seasoned Tourists Share Their Best Travel Tips

So we teamed up with CNN to solicit advice from its seasoned iReporters as part of our Ways to Travel Better campaign—and posed some questions to get them going.<p>What's your secret to navigating a crowded airport? How about a tip for nabbing a table at the hottest restaurant in town? Do you have a …

The Exceptional Traveler: The Currency Exchange Game

Many people like to have some cash when they arrive in a new country. I know I do. Airports and hotels worldwide are notorious for low conversion rates, so you need to do a little research at home before leaving.<p>ᅡᅠᅡᅠᅡᅠTravel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and …

11 ways to absolutely crush Cape Town in 5 days [pics]

Cape Town has a lot of cool hotels to choose from, but instead of staying at the One&Only or one of the other expensive luxury hotels downtown, check …

Ultimate Safari Planner

For many, an African safari represents a once-in-a-lifetime dream trip. We’ve rounded up some of the best that the continent has to offer, but with a …