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The 60 best holidays in Italy for 2017

Italy summer booking guide<p><b>Planning a holiday to Italy in 2017? Read our guide to the best regions, including expert advice on where to go in Tuscany, Umbria, Puglia, Basilicata, Calabria, Abruzzo, the Amalfi coast, Sardinia, the Italian Lakes, and Piedmont, plus our pick of the 60 best holidays. By</b> …

Italy

Pictures: Canada's Cities

Canada

Headphones Made From Whiskey Barrels

You could make anything out of old whiskey barrels and we’d probably want to buy it. A miniature show pony made from Johnnie Walker casks? Give us a …

Miniature

Grilling: Merguez Sandwiches with Caramelized Onions, Manchego, and Harissa Mayonnaise

I was pretty damn happy with my merguez links, so much so that I wrote an epic post on sausage making in their honor. Still, whatever excitement I had about those juicy, earthy, and spicy lamb sausages paled in comparison to how great they became when assembled in sandwich form.<p>I took those slender …

The World's 20 Most Beautiful Lakes

Lakes showcase some of water's most alluring qualities, from mesmerizing ripples and mirror-like reflections to crystalline clarity. The world has millions of them, from tiny grass-lined ponds to massive freshwater expanses easily mistaken for oceans, but some lacs, lagos, and lochs simply stand …

Top 10 national and state parks in Utah

Utah is a place for all seasons, except summer. From June through August, Utah's famous canyon country is hot and crowded, but visit in the autumn, winter or spring and you'll find pockets of desert solitude among the sunny yellow cottonwoods, snow-covered red rocks and colourful spring wildflowers.<p>…

Europe's Best Small Ports

European Travel

Perfect Week in Prague, Vienna, & Budapest for Fall and the Holidays

The fall and holiday seasons are terrific times to visit three uniquely beautiful European cities—Prague, Vienna, and Budapest—and you can do it in a …

Stylish Stockholm: top tips from design blogger Emma Fexeus

Insider guide on eating, drinking, sleeping and shopping in Stockholm from Sweden's top design blogger<p>Restaurant Lux, Lilla Essingen<p>The former Electrolux factory by Lake Mälaren (Sweden's third-biggest) is home to Restaurant Lux. Chef and owner Henrik Norström shows off his genius with a modern …

Downhill and cross-country skiing combined in Funäsfjällen, Sweden

'It's really all about speed, isn't it?" My husband has come to a breathless stop beside me, at the bottom of the red Slalombacken slope in the resort of Ramundberget, close to the Norwegian border in western Sweden.<p>"I was on rails!" He beams, face flushed with adrenaline and wind-chill. It dawns …

Best noise cancelling headphones 2018: the answer to the noise of flying, travelling and people

Travel a lot with work? Got a long commute? Have annoyingly chatty colleagues? Yeah, we hate them too. You need the best noise cancelling headphones …

Consumer Tech

10 Coolest Small Towns in Europe

Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by the editors of Budget Travel.<p>America hasn't cornered the market on <b>Coolest Small Towns</b>! Sure, we love London and Paris as much as the next traveler. But over the years, some of the most charming, delicious, historic, and, well, cool places in Europe that …

Oktoberfest 2013: travel guide

The <b>Munich</b>Oktoberfest justly lays claim to being the world's largest folk festival (yes, it's not just about drinking beer). Over the past decade the festival has attracted an average of around six million visitors a year who between them have consumed almost 7 million litres of beer and munched …

NASA declares Deep Impact lost

NASA says that the exact cause of the communications failure is unknown, but engineers suspect that the problem lies in computer time tagging, which …

Space

Chocolate Banana Chip Cookies

Cookies

Bourbon-Glazed Chicken Drumettes with Blue Cheese Dipping Sauce

Makes 30 Servings<p>February 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons (1/4 stick) butter<p>1 cup chopped onion<p>3 garlic cloves, peeled, thinly sliced<p>1 cup bourbon, divided<p>1 cup ketchup<p>1/2 cup hot pepper sauce (such as Crystal)<p>1/4 cup tomato paste<p>3 tablespoons (packed) golden brown sugar<p>30 chicken drumettes …

Blue Cheese

How to Get the Most Out of Your Crockpot or Slow Cooker

Six common mistakes people make when using slow cookers and crockpots—and how to avoid them<p>We've said it before, and we'll say it again: it's now slow-cooked food season. While we usually tend toward our Dutch ovens for things like chili, braised chicken, and pulled pork, we definitely understand …

Cooking

Two for One Dinner and Brunch: Portuguese Baked Eggs

You can make the base for this Portuguese Baked Eggs recipe ahead of time, then eat it both for dinner and brunch the day after.<p><i>It's the freakin' weekend, which means you should not be awake early enough for breakfast. Sleep in. It's all about brunch.</i><p>There are two things you need to think about …

Breakfast

16 incredible Northern Lights hotels

To watch the ethereal and elusive Northern Lights is to witness one of nature's most splendorous sights: a celestial dance across the Arctic sky that surely features near the top of most - if not all - travellers' bucket lists.<p>Those seeking this remarkable phenomenon have a decent pick of …

Insider’s Guide to Reykjavik

Every experience you’ll have in Iceland will be synonymous with nature, but if hiking up a volcano or camping in lava fields doesn’t float your boat, …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

Crab and peas with pasta recipe

You can use any shaped pasta for this summery crab supper.<p>For a richer dish, add 3 tbsp of cream to the crab before you toss it with the pasta. If you're watching your saturated fats, replace the butter with a further 2 tbsp olive oil. The brown crab meat intensifies the flavour, even if it does …

Food

The new vegetarian: asparagus cheesecake with rocket salad

A light and summery ricotta and asparagus cheesecake with dressed rocket leaves.<p>A feather-light cheesecake that's easy to make<p><i>Serves four</i><p>85g (3oz) butter, plus extra for greasing<br>120g (4oz) oatcake biscuits<br>2 tbsp sesame seeds<br>50g (1¾oz) vegetarian Emmental (such as Président), grated<br>250g (9oz) green …

An Author’s Tour of Iceland

W.H. Auden once said that, "Few people take an interest in Iceland, but in those few the interest is passionate." Truer words were never spoken. …

Fall 2013 Guide to Las Vegas

Fall in Vegas is not quite like fall in many other parts of the country—no fall foliage, no switch from iced coffee to hot coffee. But the …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

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