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Five places in Paris to find inspiration.

5 Places in Paris to Inspire Creativity

Paris has inspired many writers and artists over the centuries, and it can inspire you too. New York Times Best Selling Author Denise Grover Swank shares five places in Paris that inspire her creativity.

Photo Essay: Kashmir’s Floating Vegetable Market

Kashmir's Floating Vegetable Market Like the rowing shops in the Mekong Delta in Vietnam or Damnoen Saduak Floating Market in Bangkok, the Kashmir Floating Vegetable Market...

Guide to Eating Street Food in Israel

One of the nicest and most distinct Israeli traditions is food, and there are street food kiosks on every corner. Here’s our guide on local favorite street foods in Israel.
Christmas Market in Tallinn

Christmas Spirit: Our Favorite European Christmas Markets

In Europe, Christmas markets are a treasured holiday tradition. Here are some of our favorites.
Tips on eating Chinese street food

Culinary Courage: Chinese Street Food

Rock the rickshaw with hot pig’s knuckles and lamb skewered on recycled bicycle spokes.
The sun sets along the shoreline in Marin County, California. Flickr/Colin Arthur

Peace Out in Marin County, California

If you’re visiting San Francisco, there’s no better respite from the electric and eclectic vibe of the City by the Bay than the neighboring North Bay of Marin County.
Prague's Old Town Christmas Market in the early stages of being set up. Flickr/Jennie Douglas

Christmas Market at Prague’s Old Town Square

Visiting Staroměstské Náměstí, Prague's Old Town Square? Read one traveler's tips for which stalls have the best food, drinks, and shopping.
Art markets are a great way to spend a day in Mexico.

Mexico City’s Oldest Traditional Art Market

Pablo Neruda said it best, “Mexico is in its markets." The Tianguis Artesanal Tenanitla Market is the oldest traditional art market in Mexico City.
Nutcracker from the Erzgebirge mountains at the Christmas market. Photo by GNTO

German Christmas Market Traditions

You don’t have to be German to love traditional German Christmas Markets. In fact, many visitors travel to Germany just for the Christmas markets alone.
Travel in Morocco

Medina Menagerie: Old City of Fez, Morocco

Bartering for trinkets takes on a new twist amid the colorful sights and smells of medieval Fez.
What to see and do in Seattle

Sound Living: Weekend in Seattle

The rain-sayers are wrong. Seattle’s northern lattitude leaves plenty of time to visit city markets and sandy beaches.

Dalat, Vietnam: A Cool Respite from the Heat

Known for its cooler climate and coffee plantations, Dalat is a must-see in Vietnam.
Actor Louis Mandylor grew up in Melbourne, Australia

Louis Mandylor: Growing Up Greek in Melbourne, Australia

As a kid growing up in Melbourne, actor Louis Mandylor got the best of both worlds — the tight-knit Greek culture and Australia's “no worries” attitude.

On the Trail of Tapestry: Ecuadorean Master Weaver

Go beyond the big market stalls to find the intricate designs of Otavalo’s renowned Jose Cotacachi.

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