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Istria’s edible empires

Istria may be a small peninsula jutting into the Adriatic Sea, but three countries divide it–Italy, Slovenia, and Croatia. And in the last couple centuries, a period of time shorter than America has been in existence, a slew of empires … Continue reading

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Finding Flavor in Garden Grove’s Car Country

When I first saw the numbingly repetitive suburban sprawl of Garden Grove, California, I asked myself, “Yeah, but where exactly am I?” I thought that the place could be Houston. Or Orlando. Or anywhere else in America where the city … Continue reading

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Ithaca: a Cultural Smoothie, with Hardcore/Reggae/Jazz Protein Booster

Ithaca packs a curious amount of diversity and street life for a city of just 30,000 people. There is something in the alchemy of the young student populations of Cornell University and Ithaca College, the nearby fertile farms (many of … Continue reading

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The Mozzarella Remembers

When I was growing up in southwestern Connecticut, I never had trouble finding a great slice of pizza. But I never knew I was living in arguably the best pizza region in the country. Food writer Ed Levine has even … Continue reading

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