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Spanish Restaurant Cooks Food Over Live Volcano

Spanish Restaurant Cooks Food Over Live Volcano March 22, 2012 | Eco-Travel, Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
There’s nothing like grilled chicken right off the volcano. What? You have yet to experience volcano-grilled meat and fish? Well, it’s time for you to hop on the next flight to the Spanish island of Lanzarote and make a bee-line for the restaurant El Diablo. That’s because architect...

Softened Stance on Travel to Burma Leads to Boom in Tourism

Softened Stance on Travel to Burma Leads to Boom in Tourism March 15, 2012 | Culture/History, Travel News | Read More
If you were thinking about heading to Burma during your next vacation, you aren’t the only one. It turns out that everybody and their mom has decided to hop on flights to the country since Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the leader of the democratically elected Burmese government, softened her stance on...

Google Maps Invades the OCEAN

Google Maps Invades the OCEAN March 5, 2012 | Eco-Travel, Travel News | Read More
If you’ve been wondering how to get to back to that one spot in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef, you’re in luck. Google Maps has expanded its reach. According to Jaunted, University of Queensland Global Change Institute and Underwater Earth have teamed up with Google to provide photos...

Ultimate Pet-Friendly Hotel: W in Scottsdale, AZ Offers Dog Yoga

Ultimate Pet-Friendly Hotel: W in Scottsdale, AZ Offers Dog Yoga February 29, 2012 | Offbeat, Travel News | Read More
Your dog’s body deserves to remain as limber as yours, right? Or so the managers of the W Hotel in Scottsdale believe, it seems. According to Hotel Chatter, every first Tuesday of the month at 7pm, the courtyard of the hotel fills up with yoga mats and downward-dog-loving doggies. But this monthly...

Best Airline Food Winner: Turkish Airlines

Best Airline Food Winner: Turkish Airlines February 28, 2012 | Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
While many airlines continue to downgrade food options…and, well, flavor, Turkish Airlines has decided to move in the other direction. Meals on a Turkish Airlines flight can include such delectable items as stuffed eggplant and walnut pear tart. Plus, they offer tasty Kosher, vegetarian, and seafood...

Recipe: Spicy Mango Chicken Curry (easy!)

Recipe: Spicy Mango Chicken Curry (easy!) February 24, 2012 | Food Lovers | Read More
This Thai-style curry couldn’t get much easier…or more delicious. Mango compliments rich coconut milk and spicy curry paste perfectly, creating a fancy-tasting weeknight dish that’s way better than take-out. Enjoy with Basmati or brown rice. Adapted from AllRecipes.com Image: arsheffield/Flickr Ingredients: 2...

Recipe: Traditional (and Romantic!) Cheese Fondue

Recipe: Traditional (and Romantic!) Cheese Fondue February 10, 2012 | Food Lovers | Read More
These days “fondue” is used to describe any food dipped into a communal bowl of hot stuff – whether it be oil to cook meat, chocolate to dip strawberries, or the classic, cheese fondue. The national dish of Switzerland since the 1930s, fondue became increasingly popular after being...

Recipe: Traditional Tom Kha Gai (Thai Coconut Soup)

Recipe: Traditional Tom Kha Gai (Thai Coconut Soup) January 30, 2012 | Food Lovers, Travel Style | Read More
The incredible mix of sweet, tangy, and sour make Tom Kha Gai one seriously addicting soup. Along with the distinctive Thai flavor, tender chicken and creamy broth provide this perfect-for-cold-weather dish a hearty texture. Aside from a few specific items, most of the ingredients can be found at any...

Debt-Ridden Greece to Rent Out Priceless Landmarks for Cash

Debt-Ridden Greece to Rent Out Priceless Landmarks for Cash January 23, 2012 | Culture/History, Travel News | Read More
Just in time for wedding season, Greece is set to start renting out its most prized ancient sites. Yep, we may soon see the Acropolis as a backdrop for upcoming movie star nuptials or in an action scene in the next Arnold Schwarzenegger comeback flick (if we’re lucky). Things are so bad in the...

Pop-Up Restaurant in Times Square Looks Delicious

Pop-Up Restaurant in Times Square Looks Delicious January 23, 2012 | Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
As it grows in popularity, the ‘gourmet food truck’ continues to evolve. At least that’s what we think is going on with NYC’s new Snackbox restaurant. It’s street food without the truck. Instead of motoring from one spot to another on wheels, Snack Box is made out of an...