Author: luxebeat

Every Single Way To Cook An Onion

Share: The mighty onion! Is there any meal it won’t improve? Onions spice up your dinner every night of the week, so how can you spice up the variety? Onion in curry, onion in gravy, onion in soup or stew: You only need to know how to operate a frying pan to prepare its most basic form. But you’re missing a treat if you don’t consider some of the other ways you can cook them! Caramelizing your onion, for example, will sweeten its flavours. This is a great way to liven up a tartlet or a risotto. Or if you really want to throw caution to the wind, how about a chicken, cheese and onion croissant burger? If you’re in the market for a dish that stands on its own two feet, roasted whole onions could be the way to go. They’ll hold their ground on any plate of veggies and pack a good deal of vitamins and minerals in too. Our new infographic offers clear instructions on how to cook an onion a number of ways. There’s plenty to add to your repertoire, keeping meal times interesting and dazzling your family. The versatility of this powerful bulb is enough to make you cry! Courtesy of: Pound Place...

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Journey to a Land of Ice or Fire with Zicasso’s Penultimate “Game of Thrones” Tribute Tours

Share: As the penultimate season of the hit HBO series Game of Thrones debuted to rapturous ratings on Sunday, July 16th, luxury travel service (and long-standing fans of the series) Zicasso is excited to introduce two new itineraries – one in Iceland, the other in Spain – representing the converging journeys of ice and fire that will draw the warring clans of Westeros into a climactic showdown. Travelers will have the opportunity to travel to the scenes of their favorite storyline, whether it takes them to the Icelandic tundra “North of the Wall” or the medieval Spanish streets and palaces of Westeros.   Viewers last saw...

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Four Spots to Relax Like a Royal

Share: On a long and lazy summer day, there’s not much that beats whiling away the hours by a sparkling pool. But add a cabana and that time-honored guilty pleasure takes a luxury turn. Here are a few tempting opportunities for travelers to experience classic cabana living in destinations from Martha’s Vineyard to the Florida beach to the Arizona desert. And for a fun twist, we’ve included a decidedly nontraditional take on the cabana concept in the Adirondack Mountains. Summer guests of the historic Harbor View Hotel (Edgartown, Mass.) can lounge Vineyard-style in a sleek cabana stocked with two lounge chairs, towels, Harbor...

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Best and Worst Countries for Wi-Fi Access

Share: The Internet has not spread around the globe equally. Just as each country has its own economic policy, each one’s relationship with technology also affects how it stands in comparison to neighboring nations. Countries With the Best Public Wi-Fi When navigating the globe’s public Wi-Fi hotspots, high-speed Internet is not always easy to come by. The top 20 countries for Wi-Fi are mostly in Europe, with Lithuania and Croatia leading the pack with the fastest download speeds. Article republished with permission from ooma.com....

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