Castle Howard is a stately home in North Yorkshire, England, 15 miles (24 km) north of York. One of the grandest private residences in Britain, most of it was built between 1699 and 1712 for the 3rd Earl of Carlisle, to a design by Sir John Vanbrugh. Castle Howard has been the home of part of the Howard family for more than 300 years. It is familiar to television and movie audiences as the fictional "Brideshead Revisited"
The new mission of Born For Geekdom is to curate positivity and love in contemporary geek culture by sharing great recommendations for film, music, television, radio and travel. In a world full of complaints and rants, this fangirl just wants to rave.
Have Gun-Will Travel 1957-1963 Professional gunfighter Paladin was a West Point graduate who settled into San Francisco's Hotel Carlton and awaited responses to his business card "Have Gun, Will Travel-Wire Paladin, San Francisco."For$1,000, would leave his well-appointed suite in San Francisco's Hotel Carlton to pursue whatever mission of mercy or justice a client commissioned. He travels all over the West assisting clients in need of a bodyguard,detective,bounty hunter,courier or arbiter.
Travel Gear Made Easy, Part 1 Video from Sewing with Nancy. Organize and tote your valuables for vacation, shopping, and work with quick and classy gear. Nancy’s guest, Mary Mulari, has designed unique travel accessories that are clever and trendy. She and Nancy show how to make a roll-up blanket, easy zipper pulls, a roomy fold-up tote, a tray for gathering travel supplies, and much more. Organize your stuff so you can kick back and enjoy the ride!
NYT Cooking: Here is a simple, excellent one-pot recipe for a midweek feast, full of rich flavor, with a sauce that you won't want to waste. It came to The Times via the Twitter account of Andrew Zimmern, who eats bugs on television as the host of “Bizarre Foods” on the Travel Channel but lives a sedate life back home in Minnesota when he’s not working, which is not often. His wife, Rishia Zimmern, adapted it from Martha Stewart, and he put it on the social network: “Brown 8 thighs, 3 C…