A Chef’s Perspective

Great Places to Eat 2015

A Chef’s Perspective To understand what the MICHELIN Guide means to those who have earned the prestigious Michelin Star, we spoke with several of the most revered chefs across the nation, including Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Thomas Keller and Daniel Humm.

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Lions Gate Bridge

Vancouver:

Pacific Rim Paradise

Sparkling Vancouver is truly a city of the world. Poised on North America’s Pacific Rim—and at the forefront of urban life—this cosmopolitan city boasts a spectacular natural setting, a diverse economy, high marks from both residents and visitors, and a…

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Crater Lake

Extraordinary Lakes

5 Lakes to Put on Your Travel List

Some people love spending time in the mountains, surrounded by jagged peaks, rolling hills and greenery for miles in each direction. Others prefer the ocean, whether they’re sitting on a sandy beach or kayaking into the surf as the sun…

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Michelin Eating Out in Pubs 2015

Great Places to Eat 2015

Recommendations to more than 570 British and Irish pubs and inns are found in MICHELIN Eating Out in Pubs 2015. Trained, anonymous Michelin inspectors choose establishments ranging from country inns to urban gastro pubs based on the quality of their…

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Acrocorinth

The Origins of Western Civilization

The Origins of Western Civilization

Modern Western civilization finds its origins in Ancient Greece. Almost everything recognized in the West as art has its roots in a few centuries of Greece‘s history. Ancient Greece witnessed the dawn of poetry with Homer‘s great epics the Iliad…

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Regions of Italy

Regions of Italy

Regions of Italy

SOUTHERN ITALY Rome and Lazio More than a lifetime is required to explore Rome, the ancient city that serves as the capital of both Italy and the region of Lazio. The Coliseum and Vatican Museums vie for the largest number…

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Noodles

Vegetarianism

Vegetarianism

Taiwan is one of the best destinations in the world for vegetarian travelers, largely due to the Chinese interpretation of the Buddhist precept “do not kill”. This precept is taken as meaning “do not kill any sentient being,” that is…

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