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How to Spend 72 Hours in Seoul

The Korean capital is packed with bulgogi, beauty spas and bars. Here's how to hit all that and then some.<p>Bundle the video game-glow of Tokyo, food scene of Singapore and English-speaking streets of Hong Kong, stretch it out over a sprawl of skyscrapers and village-style neighborhoods and cram in …

South Korea

Want to Fall In Love With Your Partner Again? Science Says to Ask Them These 36 Questions

Love is more than a feeling; it's a choice.<p>Relationships are hard. They can bring out the best in us, yes, but also the worst. They test the very essence of our beings: our capacity for forgiveness; our ability to trust (both ourselves and another); the true extent of our self-love; the strength of …

Relationships

11 Books You Can Read In One Sitting That Are Perfect For When It's Freezing Outside

Winter isn't just coming anymore — she is here and ready to show the east coast <i>exactly</i> what she is made of. If you find yourself in the path of this …

Books

The 10 Most Popular 'Fresh Air' Interviews Of 2017

In 2017, <i>Fresh Air</i> marked 30 years as anationally syndicated, daily radio program by doing what we do best: more in-depth interviews.<p>This year's guests included journalists, late night hosts, notable authors, political movers and shakers and an FBI profiler — not to mention the multi-talented …

Tourists, we’re begging you: Please learn how to walk in NYC

Welcome to Gridlock Central, otherwise known as New York City during the holidays. It helps to remember that you’re not in Kansas anymore — or …

The Best Movies of 2017

<i>The New York Times chief</i> <i>film</i> <i>critics,</i> <i>Manohla Dargis and A.O. Scott</i><i>, share their</i> <i>favorite pictures of the year.</i><p><b>Manohla Dargis</b><p>In March, the producer-director Brett Ratner said that the website Rotten Tomatoes “was the worst thing we have in today’s movie culture,” directly blaming it for “the …

Best Hot Chocolate in the U.S.

As comforting as powdered cocoa may be, the new class of high-intensity hot-chocolate drinks gives a cacao rush akin to eating truffles or a luscious …

Best books of 2017: The best fiction

The Power<p><i>Naomi Alderman</i><p>Alderman’s inventive, globe-spanning thriller imagines a world in which girls and women have discovered they have the ability to maim and kill men thanks to a mysterious new electrical power. The uncompromisingly feminist novel has drawn comparisons to Margaret Atwood, …

Books

Top 10 Photography Tips You Need to Master

Ready to take your photography to the next level?<p>This is where you should start...<p>The following 10 tips are some of the cornerstones of great …

100 Notable Books of 2017

<i>The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. This list represents books reviewed since Dec.</i> <i>4</i><i>, 201</i><i>6</i><i>, when we published our previous Notables list.</i><p><b>Fiction & Poetry</b><p><b>AMERICAN WAR.</b> <i>By Omar El Akkad. (Knopf, $26.95.)</i> This haunting debut novel …

NYC’s 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmands, Mapped

Michelin recently released its consolation prize list for 2018: the <b>Bib Gourmands</b>, a collection of venues where patrons can enjoy two courses plus a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less. (Any restaurant that receives a Bib is ineligible for a star.) Though it’s a controversial list, it’s still …

Best Fiction of 2017

FICTION & LITERATURE<p>Released: Oct. 10, 2017<p>Reviewed: July 17, 2017<p>FICTION & LITERATURE<p>Released: Oct. 10, 2017<p>"Very smart and very entertaining."<p>All …

Books

Who Was Prince in Private?

In his fifty-seven years, Prince mastered the art of control—not merely the show of self-possession but the daily practice of it. The gravitational pull of racial, sexual, spiritual systems did not appear to act on him. In 1981, the questions he posed in “Controversy”—was he black or white, gay or …

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime, According to the World's Top Travel Experts

These unique vacation excursions are stunning. 😍<p>No matter how many countries you’ve been to, there’s always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so …

Travel

The Road Goes on Forever and the Story Never Ends

Lance Armstrong is telling a story. He is seated at a boisterous table in a barbecue joint in Aspen, Colorado, along with his five children, ages 6 to 17, his fiancée, assorted friends, and a reporter. Behind the restaurant rise the lush green slopes of 10,000-foot Buttermilk Mountain, which in …

Cycling

Ibram Kendi, one of the nation’s leading scholars of racism, says education and love are not the answer

Founder of new anti-racism center at American University sees impact of policy, culture on black athletes<p>It’s a Wednesday night at a bookstore in a …

The 24 Best Restaurants in the Most Unexpected Places

There’s a new way to dine out in America, and it has nothing to do with fancy restaurants. It almost has nothing to do with restaurants. It's all about great food in odd, incongruous, or just plain cool settings. The problem is, these places can be a little hard to find. Great news! We found them …

Read These 13 Books and You'll Be a Better Person

Carl Icahn’s Failed Raid on Washington

Was President Trump’s richest adviser focussed on helping the country—or his own bottom line?<p>One day in August, 2016, the financier Carl Icahn made an urgent phone call to the Environmental Protection Agency. Icahn is one of the richest men on Wall Street, and he has thrived, in no small measure, …

Carl Icahn

One Minute Mug Cakes For All Lazy Dessert Lovers

One Minute Mug Cakes For Lazy Dessert Lovers<p>Yes, you can have your cake and eat it too.<p>August 20, 2017<p>Being a dessert loving freak, I've had an …

Dessert

Top 10 twists in fiction

Court dramas, classic mysteries and bloody crimes ... from Du Maurier to Lehane, Sophie Hannah chooses her favourite twists in novels (or does she?)<p>There are no spoilers in this article, but we can’t guarantee the comments<p>The word “twist” exerts a strange power over crime fiction addicts like me. …

The Eater Guide to Mexico City

Everyone we know wants to visit Mexico City. Including us. Probably including you. The city is 573 square miles, so no guide could ever cover it all. But here, now, is Eater's exhaustive, expert overview of the best of the best. Get on a plane, get out there, and <i>come</i>.<p><b>Start here.</b><p>Plan a perfect …

The Ultimate Guide to Chocolate in Barcelona

Bonbons by Oriol Balaguer. Image by Rafel Miro.<p><b>Barcelona loves chocoholics. After all, this is the city that brought chocolate to Europe</b>, and now …

Dessert

What to Eat in Galicia - A Mega Guide to Galician Cuisine

This post initially started life as a lighthearted “top ten” style list of what to eat in Galicia. Somehow, though, it’s escalated into a full-scale …

Best Bites in Galicia

Madrid has a soft spot for Galicia, as it’s a region that many people living in the capital call home. Starting the in 1950’s, Madrid received a boom …

European Travel

Where to Drink, Eat & Stay in Galicia

Alluring beaches, a verdant countryside, world-class seafood and lip-smacking white wines await in Galicia.<p>Occupying the northwestern corner of …

Wine

10 Best Restaurants In Galicia, Spain

Join us on a culinary tour around Spain’s Galicia region and discover ten great restaurants around A Coruña that serve fresh, delicious, local fare.

Barcelona

Dee Dee Wanted Her Daughter To Be Sick, Gypsy Wanted Her Mom To Be Murdered

Dee Dee Blancharde was a model parent: a tireless single mom taking care of her gravely ill child. But after Dee Dee was killed, it turned out things weren’t as they appeared — and her daughter Gypsy had never been sick at all.<p><b>For seven years before the</b> murder, Dee Dee and Gypsy Rose Blancharde …