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MASTERING PRESSURE

The new version of the Oyster Perpetual Sea-Dweller perpetuates the heritage of the ultra-resistant professional divers’ watch designed by Rolex exactly 50 years ago, in 1967, to accompany deep-sea diving pioneers on the underwater missions and living experiments taking place at the time.<p>The …

The Rolex Sea-Dweller

5 Legit Breakfast Recipes for Camp

We’re not going to say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, because we love all our meals equally. But too often, camp breakfast is an afterthought. A limp granola bar and instant coffee? Sure, getting up and hitting the trail early makes sense on a thru-hike, but if you’ve got nowhere …

Breakfast

INSPIRING ADVENTURES

“Every high-flying, mountain-climbing, spelunking, sailing, trekking, deep-diving explorer has lived adventures and made discoveries that have helped shape the nature of civilization, one way or another. Their stories have become legends. Ah! If only their Rolexes could speak.” Sylvia Earle

EXPLORING THE ULTIMATE FRONTIER

From the first Submariner in 1953 to the latest Rolex Deepsea, waterproof to an extreme depth of 3,900 metres, Rolex has always been at the forefront of pioneering ocean exploration and cutting-edge diving technology.<p>The oceans cover three-quarters of our planet, yet we know less about them today …

A LEGEND OF LE MANS

Twenty-four hours flat-out. That’s the challenge of Le Mans, which is why it’s universally regarded as one of the world’s toughest motor races. Rain or shine, day or night, there’s no let-up for the drivers; they drive every single lap on the limit. Victory in the race can define the career of a …

5 Books Barack Obama’s Been Reading (and Loving) Lately

Time to rally up the book club.<p>Former U.S. President Barack Obama knows a thing or two about noteworthy books. In fact, he often turned to them for …

Books

The Best Weekender Bags for Every Style

What to bring along on your next weekend getaway.<p>Much as we'd all love to be jetting off to Europe for 10 days at a time, the average American — yep, …

Luggage

String Lingerie Is Back, and It's Chicer Than Ever

From hair clips to baguette bags, it’s no secret that trends from the early 00s are making a huge comeback right now. Whether we’re talking the …

Clothing

A 24-year-old Pro Surfer Designed the Swimwear You're Going to Want to Wear All Summer Long

Since its May launch, cult-favorite activewear brand Lululemon's surf-inspired swimwear collection with pro surfer Malia Manuel has attracted a whole …

Clothing

3 ultimate vacations to enjoy with your dad - Samantha Brown's Places to Love

Parenting

Travel Lens: Anthony Bourdain’s World

Television host, author, and former executive chef <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> has licked his plate clean all over the world, from soup dumplings in Shanghai to piranhas in Peru.<p>The New York City native’s CNN show, <b>Parts Unknown</b>, heads to locales such as South Korea, Madagascar, and Scotland during its fifth …

Foreign Policy

Every Rolex Tells a Story - Tom Kristensen

Le Mans

The Restaurant Where Anthony Bourdain and Barack Obama Ate Dinner Encased Their Table in Glass

Preserved for the ages.<p>Barack Obama joined the chorus of commemorations of Anthony Bourdain, posting to Twitter a photo of the two of them enjoying pork noodles and beer at a Hanoi restaurant during the then-president’s 2016 appearance on Bourdain’s CNN show, <i>Parts Unknown</i>. "He taught us about …

Vietnam

What It Looks Like to Summit Everest

Filmmaker Elia Saikaly has shot a number of projects chronicling his experiences on Everest. His latest, <i>Everest: The Summit Climb,</i> was filmed during a 2013 summit bid.

Mountaineering

This Rolex Submariner Was Owned by Steve McQueen, Survived a Wildfire, and Is Going Up for Auction

Tough. As. Nails.<p>The Rolex Submariner was designed for diving, but one particular Submariner owned by Steve McQueen didn't prove its toughness in the ocean—instead, the thing survived a freaking wildfire. And this fall, it's going up for auction. Intrigued? Damn right you are. And you should be. …

Watches

Liev Schreiber Is Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

“The minute you know what you’re doing, you’re probably wrong. The minute you think you’re doing well, you’re probably not.”<p>For Liev Schreiber, star of Showtime’s <i>Ray Donovan</i> (whom you'll also recognize from <i>Spotlight, Salt, Scream</i>, and a host of other movies—and, oh yeah, he was on the cover of</i> …

San Francisco

How to make the most of the Lake Michigan Circle Tour

When it comes to Great American road trips along the water, California’s Pacific Coast Highway gets all the press. But I say the middle coast is …

Julianne Hough Has a Genius Packing Tip for Your Next Trip

Julianne Hough and her husband, Brooks Laich, are planning their one-year anniversary trip.<p>They're not only deciding where to go, but also what to do …

Travel

This Season’s Cutest Swimsuits Under $100

There's something undeniably fun about filling up an online shopping cart with new swimwear as summer rolls around. Whether you're shopping for …

Swimwear

The Six-Piece Travel Training Kit

Normally, a vacation is a great excuse to leave your running shoes behind and kick your feet up for a few days. But this year, my vacation happened to come just before a triathlon I (foolishly) signed up for. So learning how to train on the road became a necessity. Here’s a list of the essentials I …

Clothing

Net-a-Porter’s Huge Sale Has This Summer’s Best Styles for 50% Off

New season, new wardrobe — that’s the age-old saying, right? No? Well, we at least feel that way every time summer rolls around (sorry, bank …

Summer Fashion

Lands’ End Is Having a One-day Sale With 50% Off Swimwear

Plus free delivery by Friday so your bikinis will make it in time for Memorial Day Weekend.<p>With temperatures warming up and Memorial Day Weekend …

After More Than 3,000 Requests, Away Just Debuted This Dreamy New Luggage Color

Until this morning, I had zero regrets about my Away suitcase — I have The Bigger Carry-on and I adore it as much as a human can adore a piece of …

The 7 Coolest Roller Coasters in America - Samantha Brown's Places to Love

The Best Homemade Snacks According to the Pros

Whether you’re working, playing, or training outside, hunger pangs are public enemy number one. Devising the kind of snacking strategy that can keep them at bay is important for optimal performance. While there’s an entire market dedicated to packaged options (some of which we love), much of it is …

Breakfast

Here's When You Should Eat Protein

Because protein is key to muscle building, most people focus on getting a quick hit right after a tough training session. While that’s important, the timing of when you eat the rest of your daily protein may matter just as much. Your body uses the nutrients from your meal or snack to build muscle …

Nutrition

24 of the Most Scenic Places to Camp in the United States

Take a road trip from coast to coast, and you’ll find beautiful sights in every state in the U.S.<p>One of the best things about traveling around the …

Hiking

Maria Sharapova on Training and Mental Performance

Maria Sharapova is one of the best tennis players in the world. She is the winner of five Grand Slam titles (two at the French Open and one each at the Australian Open, Wimbledon, and US Open) and an Olympic silver medalist.<p>In 2005, Forbes named Maria the highest-paid female athlete of all-time— a …

Tennis

How Ellen Pompeo Got Exactly What She Wanted from Hollywood

The "Grey's Anatomy" star talks salary negotiations, #MeToo, and advice from George Clooney.<p>Ellen Pompeo is a certified career badass. She's currently the highest paid dramatic television actress, earning upwards of $20 million per year, and has carved out an equally impressive second career for …

Success