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America's Best BBQ is Coming to Chicago... For Just Three Days

Austin, Texas barbecue staple Franklin Barbecue is coming back to Chicago in the form of a pop up for the second year in a row. Famed BBQ’er and …

View from the Top: Luxury Tree House Hotels

We all love a good novelty getaway ( Disney-inspired vacay , anyone?). After all, there's nothing cooler than being ahead of the travel trends and …

NYC's World Class Ramen Is Coming to San Francisco

Ippudo’s famed ramen has migrated from Tokyo and New York to Sydney, London, and soon, to San Francisco. After having confirmed a location in …

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Tastiest Late Night Asian Eats in Vancouver

A massive proportion of the local population in Vancouver is of Asian descent, which has given rise to a thriving Asian food culture. The vast …

Why Travel Tattoos Are One of the Top Trends for 2016

Traveling abroad to enjoy the world’s artistic masterpieces is pretty normal. Hitting the Louvre to meet Mona Lisa in person, or the Rijksmuseum in …

Amazing Paintings on Fallen Trees look like Mirrors of Their Natural Origins

Painting is hard enough, let alone doing it on a rustic log. Artist Alison Moritsugu captures the essence of Mother Nature in the log paintings. …

Surreal Mixed Media Paintings of Nature Littered with Man-Made Memorabilia

Brooklyn-based artist Lauren Matsumoto explores how humans relate to nature in her <i>Fauna and Flora</i> series, which combines painting, drawing, and collage to symbolize the natural world's perpetual cycles of growth and decay. Each piece portrays an eclectic mix of birds and plant life paired with …

Gorgeous Gowns Are Unconventional Canvases Covered in Classical Paintings

A glamorous dress can act as an unconventional canvas for a gorgeous work of art. This idea is beautifully highlighted in <i>Paint Me Over</i>, a photography series by Marina Danilova that features a model donning extravagant gowns painted with stunning depictions of landscapes and architecture. Long …

Artist Gives New Life to Shattered Porcelain Fragments By Fusing Them with Gold

Since 2001, Korean artist Yeesookyung has taken shards of discarded porcelain and reconfigured them into impressive abstract sculptures. Called <i>Translated Vase</i>, these bulbous forms feature a myriad of colors, shapes, and surface designs whose separate parts all converge into single towering pieces. …

Hikari Shimoda’s strange and beautiful paintings of children on the edge

Kids are cute. Paintings of kids are cute. But Japanese artist Hikari Shimoda’s paintings of kids are cute <i>and</i> kinda scary.<p>Shimoda paints bright …

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Tattoo Removal Studio Uses A Fading Color Palette To Illustrate Its Business

<b>Based in</b> Manchester, the UK, graphic designer Gary Corr has created a clever branding identity for Too Undo, a laser tattoo removal studio—he has …

These Clothes Will Make You Want To Dress Kawaii

Kawaii, roughly translated into English as "cute," is the Japanese adoration of all things adorable. Think cats in clothes, Sailor Moon, bread-shaped …

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5 Continents, 28 Countries: The World's Longest Cruise?

Prospective world traveler or globe trotter? You'll want to get on board Regent's newly announced 137-night cruise around the globe. Yep, you read …

#LosAngeles #FoodPorn

From vegan eateries to Mexican and food trucks , Los Angeles is home to countless amazing restaurants, and as the sprawling city continues to grow, …

The 12 Most Beautiful Coastal Towns in Italy

The small Italian fishing village nestled on the Italian Riviera isn't just pretty—it's surprisingly happening, too. In addition to rows of …

The new type of hotel rescuing Italy's hill villages

It was an unusual invasion: well-to-do people, most speaking strange tongues, and pulling their belongings behind them on little wheels. Arriving as couples, families, groups of friends, they spent money in the village shop and ate at its few restaurants. Feathers were occasionally ruffled when an …

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16 incredible destinations in Asia that tourists don't know about yet

While some of these locations are remote, others are hidden gems often overlooked by tourists.<p>For those in search of the best spots to visit in Asia away from the masses, we've rounded up 16 breathtaking destinations that range from hidden beaches and charming fishing villages to jungle-clad …

The Best Places to Eat and Drink in Philadelphia Are All in This One Neighborhood

First came the artists, then the musicians, then the enterprising new chefs, and just like that, Philly’s low-key working-class neighborhood of Fishtown (so-called because of its history as the center of the shad fishing industry) evolved into the city’s latest hub of cool. The focus of this area’s …

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On a budget? Try our Bay Area staycation ideas

Maybe you don't have the budget for a European getaway this summer (have you seen what we pay for rent?!).<p>Luckily for you, we live in a wonderland of activities. After all, plenty of European tourists are flocking to our fair city right now to partake in the beauty of the region. Whether you've got …

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in Asia

Asia is the largest continent both in terms of sheer size (17,139,445 square miles) and population (more than four billion), which means there's literally no shortage of things to see: think rice paddies in Bali, monasteries in Bhutan, bridges in Malaysia, and water palaces in India—and we're only …

Finding A Cool Cheeto Can Win You $60,000 & A Museum Show

If you’ve ever looked at a Cheeto, thought it looked like a famous historical or pop culture figure, and then shrugged and popped it in your mouth, …

The 10 Weirdest Hotels in the World

Now that places like crazy colorful hotels and their art-infused rooms exist, there’s really no going back to ordinary. Since it seems like there’s something for everyone these days — from must-visit foodie hotels to haunted Airbnbs — creativity is becoming competition. These 10 unusual hotels give …

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10 Evening Habits Of Highly Successful People

We all know that early birds get more things done by making the most out of their mornings and setting the day right for successful completion of all …

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15 Things You Should Be Grilling (That You Probably Aren't)

1. Watermelon.<p>Everybody knows that burgers are great on the grill. And hot dogs take on a welcomed char that just isn't possible when cooked in the microwave. But those aren't the only foods that benefit from a little outdoor cooking. We're not talking chicken or steak either -- no, it's time to …

Beer Can Cabbage Is the Ultimate Grilled Vegetable

Beer can chicken is a grilling season staple, but now there’s a new beer-steamed entree in town, and it is the hearty cabbage. Sure, it’s a great …

Roadtrip Guide: Cruising the California Coastline from LA to SF

So, you want to take the famous drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Too many people decide to roadtrip the fastest and easiest route (state …

The Steph Curry 2 Sneakers Might Look Like Dad Shoes, But They Get The Job Done

By now, pretty much everyone in the world has seen and/or goofed on Under Armour’s “Chef Curry” 2 Low, which was unveiled on June 9 and immediately savaged via social media. Even Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert kept the roast going on their respective late night shows. The backlash was so …

Shop the It Bathing Suits of 2016

Every summer, a fresh crop of It girl–approved swimwear brands come in to steal the spotlight and fame of the suits of years past. From …

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