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The Napa Valley Guide | Goop

As total winos, we’re constantly taking notes on the best spots in Napa (cue Escapes for Foodies and Winos). The classics, like The French Laundry, …

Our Favorite Italian Wines of 2015

Italian wines have never been more exciting. Here are some of the best that I tried over the last 12 months.<p>One of the best aspects of my job is the …

Lawsuit Says Fitbit Fitness Trackers Are Inaccurate

Fitbit is having a bad week.<p>On Tuesday, the maker of fitness trackers premiered a smartwatch, the Blaze. Shortly after, the company’s shares tumbled, …

Top fitness trends for 2016: Goodbye bootcamp, hello wearable tech

Byrnes, who is responsible for Larry Emdur's impressive transformation from dad bod to fit dad, says he and Emdur were recently in Toronto, Canada …

25 Things You Absolutely, Positively Have to Do in Paris

The City of Light, the City of Love, the city with a certain je ne sais quoi: There’s perhaps no place more adored on the planet, as evidenced by the millions of visitors Paris draws each year. You could spend a lifetime exploring the French capital, but whether you have a day or a year, we’ve got …

France

12 Super Remote Hotels for a Secluded Vacation Oasis

Our fast-paced lives and increasingly hyper-connected world may be fun and exciting, but it can also be exhausting. When we think of a real vacation, …

The 2016 McLaren 675LT Is a Ruthless Assault on Your Senses

Who needs emotion when you have results?<p><b>AMANDA MCLAREN DOESN'T REMEMBER</b> her father. Not really. She was four years old when he was killed testing a Can-Am car at Goodwood Circuit in 1970. But she remembers a moment of understanding, at the British Grand Prix, when race stewards tried to disqualify …

Custom Bikes of the Week: 27 September, 2015

A CB750 plastered with gas station signs, a Yamaha RD350 turned into an oddball dual-sport weapon, and a show-winning Norton Atlas bobber. Matt Neundorf presents the most interesting customs breaking cover over the past week.<p><b>Honda CB750 Cafe by Vibrazioni Art Design</b> The Daft Punk-esque duo from …

Motorcycles

Resterampe: Hermann Köpf's Ducati Pantah 500

Hang out at a few European motorcycle events, and you’re bound to run into Hermann Köpf. The shaggy-haired Munich-based photographer is the editor-in-chief of the exquisite magazine Craftrad—and a total petrolhead.<p>When an informal Germany v France rivalry was set up at this year’s Glemseck 101 …

Motorcycles

New For Fall: Osprey's Flapjack Travel and Commuter Pack

As a big fan of Osprey’s backpacks, I was eager to get my hands on their new Flapjack commuter pack to see exactly what it brings to the table for a …

Stagnation city: Exploring Montreal's economic decline

The Montreal skyline is dotted with construction cranes as an unprecedented building boom continues to unfold in condo and office construction. On …

Canada

5 African food bloggers you need to start following | CNN Travel

10 of the best hotels in California’s wine country

After touring wineries, tasting the best vintages, and soaking in the fall colors, guests will want to retreat to one of these 10 hotels for a peaceful night's rest.

Napa Valley

New and Noted: Motorcycle Gear

This month’s gear roundup has a distinctive retro vibe. But rest assured—we’ve chosen top-to-toe pieces that mix classic styling with modern safety standards. We’ve also thrown in a seriously protective undershirt, that no one will ever guess you’re wearing.<p><b>DMD Seventy Five</b> The Bell Moto 3 helmet …

Clothing

19 epic adventures to have in Chile before you die

1. Drive from Santiago to San Pedro de Atacama in a combi.<p>This journey spans 1200 kilometers. There are a few great routes you can take. This first …

Are You Wearing the Right Bra for Your Breast Type?

We know all breasts are not created equally—but did you know that experts have identified <i>seven</i> different types? Unsurprisingly, that means the process of finding the right bra for each person goes way beyond getting the right cup and band size down. Apparently, there's also width, length, and …

Clothing

The 10 best hotels of 2014

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p><b>From The Rose Hotel in Venice Beach to Miss Clara in Stockholm, with a layover at The Brando in Tahiti, we've ventured to paradise</b> …

Our favorite Parisian terraces

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p>Sunny days in Paris mean a terrace with a view for lunch or drinks. Our tried-and-tested favorites, from the Parisian classics to the …

The definitive glossary of wine tasting terms

For those who identify with the latter, this glossary of wine tasting terms will get your vocabulary off to a roaring start. The list is a group effort by some of our favorite sommeliers and winemakers, all of whom are photographed below, plus Business Insider's own Matthew DeBord, author of "Wine …

Wine

Rithmio aims to help your wearable device distinguish a bicep curl from a bench press

Wearables are in need of some revitalization, and a startup in Chicago may have just the thing: software that helps wearable devices quickly learn …

Wearable Tech

Ikea looks at the Australian homes of the future

Our future is not all Alan keys and flatpacks according to Swedish furniture giant IKEA

China’s Fashion Business Billionaires

About 20 percent of China’s 200 or so billionaires can thank the fashion business for at least part of their fortunes. But how did these fascinating …

China

Top 20 Wine Bars in America

A look at some of our favorite places to drink.<p>We’re shining a spotlight on that vital venue for exploring the drink you love—the wine bar. Here’s …

Los Angeles

Adventures In The New Santa Barbara Wine Country

<i>By Mary Orlin</i>, San Jose Mercury News(TNS)<p>Forget <i>Sideways</i> and pinot.<p>Rhone varietals rule in Santa Barbara County. Ballard Canyon is Rhone central. The …

California’s Paso Robles wine route: top 10 guide

California,Wine holidays,Food and drink,United States,North and Central America,Top 10s,Travel,Food & drink,Wine<p>Paso Robles is the fastest growing wine region in the US, with over 200 wineries, yet its tasting rooms are far less busy – and its hotels and restaurants more affordable – than more …

Top 10

All 20 "NEW" Montreal Murals On Saint-Laurent Street

<b>Montreal has got some new eye candy again, in the form of 20 fresh murals created</b> over the past couple of weeks during MURAL International Public Art …

Gourmet Italy: what to eat and drink in Umbria

Tim Jepson offers a guide to the best dishes, destinations and food-themed holidays in Umbria, the "green heart of Italy"<p>Umbria is known as “the green heart of Italy” for a reason. Although it is tiny and land-locked – this is the only Italian region without either a coastline or a foreign border – …

Exclusive! Adidas Originals and Mary Katrantzou Reveal a New Tennis-Inspired Collection

Originals have furthered their fashionable onslaught on the world of athleisure with a brand new (if not totally unfamiliar) collaboration: a second go-round with prints-mad It Brit <b>Mary Katrantzou.</b> A range of pseudo-psychedelic rave-ready tennis-inspired goods are more sporting in their mentality …

The New California Wine Destination: Healdsburg

Forget Napa.<p>Not all that long ago, Healdsburg was known as a sleepy little town just a short drive north of Napa Valley. These days, it's brimming with Michelin-starred restaurants boasting hyper-local fare, as well as top-notch wineries. Meanwhile, it continues to maintain its small town charm. …

Gourmet Italy: what to eat and drink in Puglia

Puglia – the “spur” and “heel” of the Italian boot – is one of Europe’s great agricultural areas, its immense plains and rolling hills producing much of Italy’s wine and olive oil, vast quantities of its fruit and vegetables, and most of the hard durum wheat used to make its pasta.<p>The hot, dry …