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Book Review and Author Interview: Eat Smart in France

Are you an intelligent traveler - one that wants to learn deeply about a culture before, during, and after you visit? Do you love to dig in to the food, traditions, textiles, music, books? I've discovered the book series for you. Eat Smart books give a great introduction to the inner workings of a culture, based on food and traditions.

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Pet Travel: A plush travel bed for dogs

The American Automobile Association (AAA) estimates that approximately 92.3 million people will travel at least 50 miles from home between December 23, 2010 and January 2, 2011. 85.7 million of these travelers will be driving to their destination.
 

Foodie Finds: Avoca in Moll's Gap, Co. Kerry, Ireland

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Jan 05, 2011 / 1 comments

Foodie Finds: Avoca in Moll's Gap, Co. Kerry, Ireland

We'd driven for hours from Co Clare toward our cottage in Co Kerry. We didn't have any restaurant recommendations in Killarney, but had a great one for Moll's Gap, about a half-hour south-west of Killarney. And, it was halfway to our rental home, Pier Cottage, west of Sneem. So, we held out a little more for the Avoca gift shop and cafe, in Moll's Gap.

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Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet

Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet

Hiking in Benicassim, Spain – in photos.

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Dec 20, 2010 / 0 comments

If you read No Time Zone. No Jet Lag. Living The FIB Time Warp, you know that I was in Benicassim, Spain in July — when it’s really hot.

Foodie Finds: Bunratty Creamery Bar and Restaurant

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Dec 15, 2010 / 1 comments

If you've been to Ireland, you've probably flown into Shannon airport (the better to explore the west with, I say). It's a small, regional airport that is VERY easy to get in and out of - and very friendly people. It's in County Clare, Ireland.

Fine Dining in Sin City

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Dec 14, 2010 / 0 comments

Fine Dining in Sin City
By Amelia Brummond

Aureole Restaurant at Mandalay Bay Resort, Las Vegas

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Voyage.tv: Our favorite online travel channel

One of the best ways to use the internet for travel is to explore and research where you're going - it also provides a great deal of inspiration! One of the best sites I've seen for inspiration is Voyage.tv. They've got incredible videos and focus on several locations. My favorites are the videos with a food slant - markets, restaurants, and more. We were lucky enough to sit down and chat with Ariane Marder of Voyage.tv, for a behind the scenes look att the site. Here's what she had to say...

 

 

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Culloden

Imagine an expansive field, filled with grassy areas, bogs, wet moors. Off to the side, sheep graze. Occasionally, you'll see a flag posted. There are a few benches, alongside the paths. There's a old thatch-roofed Leanach cottage off to the left. And, inexplicably, an air of sadness infused with every breath you take.

Culloden

Eat Like a New Yorker - Go Green & Bohemian

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Eat Like a New Yorker - Go Green & Bohemian

by Ariane Marder - Voyage.tv Video Editor

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