Bees have earned their wings at airports as well as hotels, department stores, opera houses, and other surprising places. And because it's cool to drone on about the industrious creatures (especially on National Honey Bee Day), here are 10 of our favorite places to find them. - As seen on SmarterTravel.com, Boston.com, and TalkTalk.co.uk.
Equal parts sugar and tradition, holiday desserts the world over have stood the test of time. And what could be sweeter than experiencing a cake or cookie in the very place where it originated? Here are 14 internationally loved holiday treats and ways to enjoy them when you travel. - As seen on SmarterTravel.com and USA Today
From medieval hilltops to breezy coastlines, European wine towns make for irresistible vacation spots. Local cuisines help form a food-wine symbiosis unique to each locale, and surrounding vineyards provide the perfect backdrop. These gastronomic playgrounds offer plenty to taste plus enough to do for days. - As Seen on SmarterTravel.com
From the white pulp of the cacao pod to the dark velvety candy, the path chocolate takes from bean to bar is a fascinating one. And travelers can follow along as companies reveal the whole process, from fermenting the beans to molding cocoa liquor into bars. - As seen on SmarterTravel.com and USA Today
Here are some luscious photos, along with dessert-worthy descriptions, from some of my favorite pastry shops on both sides of the Seine. Many of these gourmet boutiques are time-tested while others create new twists on Parisian classics. - As seen on SmarterTravel.com, USA Today, and The Huffington Post.