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Get Involved: Celebrate International Day of the Girl By Helping Provide An Education

If you enjoy this post, please subscribe to Epicure & Culture by email, leave a comment below, and share on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest. Thanks for visiting!Six months ago, more than 270 Nigerian girls were kidnapped from their school in the middle of the night by the terrorist group […]

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Fijian culinary delights from Flavours of Fiji
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Fijian Cooking School Offers Flavorful Lessons (Kokoda Recipe Included!)

From curry dishes to vegetable sides, Fijian cuisine can offer lessons in heritage, culture and daily island living. On one of these islands, I discovered a cooking school that gives visitors a hands-on exploration of home-style native cuisine. Opened in May of 2013, Flavours of Fiji Cooking School holds a […]

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Coffee Culture: Top Five Cafes In London, England

London may be famous for its pubs and high teas, but its coffee scene is also experiencing a boom. From London institutions like Monmouth to cutting-edge new spots like Workshop, from epic church environs like The Wren to re-purposed underground toilet settings like The Attendant, your choices for finding the […]

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5 Common Travel Practices That Are Detrimental For The Environment (And How You Can Easily Change Them)
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5 Common Travel Practices That Are Detrimental For The Environment (And How You Can Easily Change Them)

The idea of going on vacation is probably one of the most appealing concepts we have as human beings. It can mean anything from jet setting off to a sunny beach and sipping tropical drinks to trekking through remote and exotic jungles. While there’s a type of travel to entice […]

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What Do Pig Trotter Ice Cream, Dexter And Pickled Blood Oranges Have In Common? Find Out At NYC’s Louro Restaurant
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What Do Pig Trotter Ice Cream, Dexter And Pickled Blood Oranges Have In Common? Find Out At NYC’s Louro Restaurant

Walking into Louro Restaurant feels like coming home. I immediately relax as I enter its laid-back West Village neighborhood, whose quiet parks and bookstores provide an oasis of serenity amongst the hustle and bustle of New York City. Louro’s unassuming entrance opens up to a cheery and classy interior, where […]

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