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16 Essential Vietnamese Restaurants in OC’s Little Saigon

Few culinary traditions boast the kaleidoscopic range of flavors and textures of Vietnamese cuisine. Built on the principles of the five fundamental tastes (spicy, sour, bitter, salty, and sweet), what began initially as a food culture built around preserving food and avoiding waste evolved into …

This Japanese Secret to Saving Money Will Help You Get Organized Fast

IMAGE iStock<p>If one of your goals for this year is to have more money saved in your bank account (who doesn’t want that, right?), then you might want …

Hidden Hanoi: Map creators share city's secret spots

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pick up one of Nancy Chandler 's vibrant Thailand maps and you'll be astounded by the depth of detail, eye-catching designs, quirky annotations and original recommendations.<p>That's exactly how expats Isabelle Der Hagopian and Julie Torreton felt when they encountered the popular Bangkok map …

Vietnam

4 Sleeve Splitting Supersets for Superhero Arms

If you what to grow then you need to add supersets. A basic definition of a superset is when you do two exercises back to back with little to no rest …

How Christian Reform Schools Get Away with Brutal Child Abuse

Thanks to the legacy of a Texas pastor named Lester Roloff—and a glaring lack of oversight from state and local authorities—religious "schools" for troubled teens often operate with impunity.<p>Kimi Cook was 15 years old when she arrived at Lester Roloff’s Rebekah Home for Girls in Corpus Christi, …

Kay Ivey

The Only Southeast Asia Travel Itineraries You'll Ever Need

<b>Southeast Asia. The land of majestic views, awesome beaches and unimaginable adventures. You’ve decided on a trip to Southeast Asia and now you’re</b> …

The One-Month Six-Pack Program!

Main | Craig Capurso's Ultimate Abs Workout | The One Month Six-Pack Program | 5 Kick-Ass Supplements For A Summer Six-Pack | How Six-Pack Nutrition …

Workouts

Shaker Style: A Key to Timeless Home Design

You may know the Shakers—a Christian sect founded in England in the 1700s that later settled in colonial America—for their timeless, minimalist …

7 airports that offer free city tours during layovers

1. Incheon Airport, Seoul, South Korea<p>Incheon Airport offers not one, but eight (!), tours for travelers on a layover. Visitors with time for an hour-long tour can visit Yonggungsa Temple, a Buddhist temple built in 1376.<p>Visitors with a bit more time have even more options. There's the Incheon …

Asia Travel

The Coolest Couches Under $900

A Man's Home<p><i>The Coolest Couches Under $900</i><p>It's one of the most important pieces in your home. You probably spend as much time on your sofa as you do …

12 of the Best Bars in Amsterdam

Quench your thirst in the city that invented Heineken.<p>Hop on a bike in Amsterdam and pedal in any direction, and you’ll probably wind up at a bar. There are over a thousand of them, tucked into cozy streets, floating on canals, and overflowing into alleyways, each one serving your favorite adult …

European Travel

Brilliant camper van conversion uses space-saving boat design ideas

For many, the adventure and variety that comes with going on a long road trip can be an extremely fulfilling experience. But living full-time in a …

50 Unique Things To Do in South Africa

South Africa is the greatest country on earth. There, I said it. Seriously, if South Africa was a man I would probably stop all my endless travels …

Unique

They aren’t just for backpackers. ‘Poshtels’ boast chic decor and the chance to be social.

I’ve been in my room at the Hollander in Chicago about three minutes when I realize I’m not alone. An exaggerated sniffling noise comes from the top bunk, just over my left shoulder, startling me.<p>The fact that there’s someone in my room isn’t as alarming as it might seem. It’s a newly opened …

Hospitality

88 Things to Do and See in San Francisco

The kind of low-down, insider-y itinerary you hope to get up to when you take a trip to the centerpiece of the Bay Area.<p><i>BAZAAR.com has partnered with</i> <i>Spot</i><i>, a</i> <i>simple, beautiful, intuitive way to find cool places in your city & around the world.</i> <i>Their app recently launched and was an App Store Best New</i> …

9 Iconic Chair Designs from the 1920s – 2000s

This writer has documented a series of <b>iconic chair designs</b> in every decade since the 1920s. To complete the series, this article spotlights my …

Furniture

Sleeping Pads: The Mother of All Reviews – Expedition Portal

Rights & Freedoms

Top 20 Reasons to Visit Thailand for Amazing Holiday Experiences

Traveling to countries in Asia is definitely a great idea to spend your holidays with your loved ones and it is very affordable to spend your pennies …

Pork, Vegetable, and Tamarind Stew (Sinigang)

The finished stew should be decidedly sour, tamarind’s calling card, but you’re in control of how ­puckery things get. You can sub other vegetables or simplify the array, but be very careful not to overcook them. This recipe is from Bad Saint, one of the Hot 10, America's Best New Restaurants …

Bok Choy

HOT FARE: San Francisco – Vietnam for $386 Roundtrip ($55 Base Fares)

SkyTeam member and Delta partner China Eastern has roundtrips from $386 between San Francisco and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in September and …

9 classic features of Japanese interior design

Classic Japanese interiors brim with natural warmth and have a quiet, meditative feel. They encourage the occupants to enjoy the simple things in …

Interior Design

11 DIY Leather Pull Hacks to Instantly Upgrade Your IKEA Cabinets

Like a classic cardigan, IKEA cabinets work with anything. You can’t beat that price tag, especially when you know replacing the bland original hardware will have a huge stylish impact. If you’re looking for an easy way to magically make over your cabinetry, get ready to raid your belt collection. …

House Design

Barbecue skirt steak with hoisin and chilli

Method<p><b>FOR THE MARINADE</b>, place honey, shaoxing and soy sauce in a non-reactive bowl and stir until dissolved. Add remaining marinade ingredients and …

Cooking

Tokyo Apartment / Yumiko Miki Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> An oak-edged window providesa framed view ofthe living room within this Tokyo apartment, intended by …

Architecture

A Giant List Of Epic Destinations For Anyone Who Lives To Travel

Pack your bags.<p>There's a big world out there, and no shortage of incredible destinations to explore. So it's only natural that choosing where to visit can be hugely intimidating. Thankfully, we've got you covered with lists on lists of epic spots to sift through. Check 'em out!<p><i>Note: Some of these</i> …

Whittled Vittles: Realistic Foods Carved from Wood by Seiji Kawasaki | Colossal

<p>Working with tiny pieces of wood, wood sculptor Seiji Kawasaki carves realistic foods that look almost good enough to eat—depending on your taste. …

Woodworking

The Food Lab's Complete Guide to Sous Vide Steak

Steak is one of the most popular foods to cook for first-time sous-vide enthusiasts, and with good reason. Cooking steak in a skillet or on the grill the traditional way leaves lots of room for error and an over- or undercooked steak is a big mistake to make when there's a Prime-grade dry-aged …