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Where to Go for the Best Spa Experience in the World

The Maldives doesn't mess around when it comes to relaxation.<p>The Maldives has been recognized as this year’s best spa destination by the World Spa …

12 luxury hotels that are worth the splurge

Many properties around the world have mastered this trifecta, attracting loyal guests who keep coming back for more. Go all out in style at any of these splurge-worthy hotels, and get ready for a retreat that makes you feel like royalty.

You’re 8 Tools Away from a Better Home-Cooked Steak

For all the fanfare we tend to give meat, cooking it need not be a hefty production. The quality of your meal is more often than not a product of …

Cast Iron Skillet

The Best Gym Bags to Buy Now

<b>Last updated October, 2017.</b><p>If every personal trainer on Earth could agree on one thing, it would be this: be more deliberate about your fitness …

Weekend Cocktail: The Grapefruit Mojito

It isn’t a big secret that we’re more than a bit enamored with the beauty and mystique of all things Cuban. That includes the ubiquitous mojito, …

Roka’s Spctrm Goggles Offer Triathletes 27 Options

Buying swim goggles is a lot like buying running shoes: There are a variety of shapes for different bodies and different recreational applications — …

New York Rangers

The Best Hiking Boots of 2018

<i>Last updated June 2018: This guide to the best hiking boots of 2018 provides information on ten hiking boots and eight hiking shoes, and offers tips</i> …

Farther, Faster: A Primer on Ultralight Backpacking

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This primer is the first in a series profiling the best backpacking gear and training for your summer and fall adventures. Stay tuned …

The Perfect Bar Cart

A Study in the Finer Points of Drinking<p>How do you take it?<p>Preface <i><br>Before we begin, a note</i> <br>Throughout our collective history, alcohol remains definite, …

The Best Running Shoes of 2017

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated with new picks for 2017. Picks from the previous two years can still be found on pages two and three.<p>In …

How to Make the Perfect Fish Taco

“I don’t eat fish in places that aren’t busy,” says Adam Geringer-Dunn inside Greenpoint Fish & Lobster Co., the restaurant and seafood market he …

Seafood

The Monocle Travel Guide to Tokyo

Tokyo is a popular destination for tourists visiting Asia and it’s easy to see why. The Japanese capital is full of attractions including its …

The Basics of Bike Maintenance

Bikes are simple machines, and though they might look like some crazy assemblage of gears, cables, and levers, there really isn’t that much going on …

10 Trunks and Board Shorts for Summer

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This article has been updated with our picks for 2016.<p>Summer and spontaneity go together like Jet Skis and adrenaline. Thankfully, …

How to Make: Slow-Roasted Lamb Shoulder

South Islanders of New Zealand have a quiet sense of pride for Central Otago. Defined by rolling hills, snowcapped mountains and a network of …

New Zealand

Easy Chinese Soy Sauce Chicken

<b>Chinese soy sauce chicken</b> is known as <i>豉油鸡</i> and it is a featured dish from Chinese Cantonese cuisine. I have been living in Guangdong province around 4 …

The Best Bike Racks for Your Ride

Fitting a bike in a car packed with gear is a Tetris challenge nobody likes to confront. Even with a behemoth SUV, trunk space is a luxury, and all …

Cycling California Wine Country with a Local Pro

Levi Leipheimer’s a diviner of pain and suffering par excellence. He whips up velo torture for himself and organizes it for races. We asked him to …

8 High-End Escapes When You've Had Enough

Even the most determined workaholic reaches a point when tearing out hair seems like the only viable option. The Bruce Willis look works for some …

San Diego's Top 50 Trails

Vitals<p>Dog-Friendly Stroller-Friendly Family-Friendly Pay to Park Bikeable Lake View Beach View Mountain View City View<p>1. Santa Margarita River Trail …

Battle Winter 2015 with these Winter Running Essentials

To wage war with winter is a tall order. The cold, snow, sleet, wind and rain are worthy adversaries, but they won’t stop the most battle-hardened or …

18 Coolest Cycling Clothing Brands For Men

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Quick Set Friday: Focus On Fast

<i>Triathlete</i> contributor and swimming all-star Sara McLarty has a blog with more than 500 creative workouts used in her Masters swim program in …

Best Hotels in Canada 2015

The Great White North offers travelers a variety of vacation options, from snowcapped mountains in Banff to the bustling French metropolis of Montreal, and everything in-between. No matter where you decide to take your Canadian adventure, one thing's for sure -- you'll find plenty of luxurious …

Where To Find The Best Sushi In Tokyo

Obviously, if you love sushi, Tokyo is probably your number one foodie vacation destination, but Tokyo is a big place! There are plenty of excellent sushi restaurants-and plenty of great ones at that. But for seriously fresh sushi, there might be no better place than right off the boat.<p>And if you …

Japan

Beerlandia: 7 Breweries to Visit in Portland

Few American cities embrace their reputations with open (tattooed) arms like Portland, OR. Like the rivers that join near its head, Portland is a …

Ice Cream

5 rad adventures 2 hours (or less) from LA

Los Angeles is a metropolis of millions, but it’s also basecamp for multitudes of rad adventures. Here are my five favorite, go-to spots for outdoor …

Hiking