Month: September 2019

(CNN) — Known as the “painted village,” Pyrgi is undoubtedly one of the most photogenic places in the world. Located on Chios, the fifth largest of the Greek islands, it’s made up of houses adorned with geometric engravings that use a technique called sgraffito. The process, most likely imported by the Genoese who ruled in
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Four Wagyu cows on the ranch on the picturesque Genesee Valley Ranch. Photo: David Leland Hyde/Genesee Valley Ranch Nestled against the Sierra Nevada in Northern California, Genesee Valley Ranch is as pretty as a postcard. Mountains covered in forests meet waterways that wind through green pastures where cattle graze. “It’s just a beautiful hidden spot,”
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(CNN) — Finally, the day we’ve all been waiting for: National Coffee Day (known to plebs as September 29th). It’s a day for caffeine addicts, workaholics, and Pumpkin Spice Latte enthusiasts to hit the streets in celebration of the only thing that gets them up in the mornings. So what’s the real deal with coffee?
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Just You is the UK’s single traveller specialist, organising holidays for independent globe trotters to over 65 countries, without charging a single supplement. Just You designs its holidays to offer the perfect balance between an escorted tour and independent travel. There is the option to stick with the group or head off and explore on
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Barry Callebaut’s latest chocolate product is made with the entire cacao fruit. Barry Callebaut Barry Callebaut has debuted the world’s first chocolate made with the entire cacao fruit in San Francisco, including its nutrient-dense peel and fruity pulp juice. The Swiss chocolatier said its latest range of confectionery products, named “Cacaofruit Experience,” marks the creation
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(CNN) — It’s got year-round sunshine. It’s got incredible beaches. It’s got ancient historical sites. It’s got theme parks. It’s got luxury hotels. It’s got adventure. It’s got relaxation. So why isn’t this destination a hotspot for tourists? Because it’s Saudi Arabia, and until now, unless they were making a religious pilgrimage to Mecca or
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Hyperloop Transportation Technologies capsule. Source: Hyperloop TT Think of how well-traveled and eco-responsible you would be if you could economically zip between cities at speeds exceeding 700 miles per hour in a comfortable, carbon-neutral way. Without going to the airport. That’s the promise of hyperloop. The ground transportation technology envisions moving people (and, no doubt,
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Just You is the UK’s single traveller specialist, organising holidays for independent globe trotters to over 65 countries, without charging a single supplement. Just You designs its holidays to offer the perfect balance between an escorted tour and independent travel. There is the option to stick with the group or head off and explore on
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Even if an A-road runs right through it, Newport feels like a slice of remote Wales redolent of a more genteel era, with its sleepy coastal vibe and high street lined with sagging stone cottages and candy-coloured Georgian townhouses.  There’s a sprinkling of holidaymakers lingering in cafés over crushed-avocado-on-sourdough and single-origin coffees, and browsing gallery-studios
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Prosecco producers are looking toward the future—and you may be surprised at their vision. Maurizio Donadi, owner of Casa Belfi, and his son check the homemade musical “wind cellos” in their … [+] biodynamic vineyard in Prosecco DOC’s Treviso province. Lana Bortolot Prosecco, the Italian sparkling wine region responsible for the most toast-worthy bubbly, itself
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(CNN) — Commuters in Brussels will be encouraged to hitch rides to work, as part of a local government bid to reduce congestion and carbon dioxide emissions. The Belgian capital’s ministry for mobility wants people to rethink how they travel to and from work every day by creating incentives for car-sharing. As things stand, the
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