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This Hidden Resort in Aruba Has the Island's Only Overwater Villas

On Aruba's serene southeastern coast, about nine miles from the hustle and bustle of downtown Oranjestad and six miles from Queen Beatrix …

Aruba

12 Trips To Take Before You Turn 25

There's no age limit on travel. But there are certain destinations that simply attract — and cater to — a younger crowd. Whether it’s the glitter of …

Travel

The Air Opus pop-up camper inflates in 90 seconds flat

The Air Opus Camper makes on-the-road living easy with an amazing self-inflating system that pops up in 90 seconds flat. Simply flick a switch and …

Camping

Reasons to Choose a Luxury Villa Over a Hotel Room

Villa Lamyai is located in the sought after North East part of Koh Samui, on the private gated and secure Samui Summit Estate. This exclusive gated …

Luxury Lifestyle

Moncler's "Genius" New Way to Sell You More Puffer Jackets | GQ

The brand that made luxury puffer jackets a thing is going big in 2018, with eight new collection drops designed by some of fashion's most innovative talents.<p>The fashion world doesn’t like waiting, whether it’s for a runway show to start or a new trend to kick into high gear. But Tuesday night in …

Clothing

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The Only Exercise That Helps Me Tone My Back and Abs at the Same Time

One of my favorite body parts to train is my back. I love looking toned when I wear backless dresses, and I just love the feeling of having a strong upper back. While I really enjoy working on my pull-ups and lat pull-downs on the machine, every once in a while there comes along an exercise that …

Health

How to watch ski jumping at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

Q: What is ski jumping?Ski jumping is one of the Nordic Olympic sports. Competitors slide down a ramp and launch themselves into the air, trying to …

Winter Olympics

This New Evanston Restaurant Features a Chicken Fried Scallop Shooter

Following its sister last week, <b>Kinship</b> opens tonight with a menu filled with approachable dishes from L3 Hospitality Group, which also behind the Late Bloomer — the restaurant that replaced Lyfe Kitchen in Lincoln Park. Chef <b>Marco Bahena</b>, a former Eater Young Gun semifinalist heads up the menu with …

How the Olympics Got Disneyfied

The 1960 Squaw Valley Winter Games were star-studded and futuristic—and broadcast to U.S. audiences for the first time.<p>Editor’s Note: Read more of <i>The Atlantic</i>’s Winter Olympics 2018 coverage.<p>On Friday in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the Winter Olympics will officially kick off in a frenzy of K-pop and …

Skiing

How To Drink Your Way Through the Winter Olympics in Las Vegas

<i>THE LINQ PROMENADE</i> — <b>Virgil’s Real Barbecue</b> serves All American Kicked Up Lemonade made with Skyy strawberry vodka, frozen lemonade, and blue Curacao for $12 beginning Friday, Feb. 9. [EaterWire]<p><i>RED ROCK RESORT</i> — Olympics fans can find the Pomegranate Margarita made with Cazadores Blanco Tequila, …

Las Vegas

5 Ski Gear Technology Breakthroughs to Try This Spring

2018 is a great year for sustainable, eco-friendly and innovative ski upgrades.<p>Evidence from cave paintings suggest that people began skiing in some capacity over 5,000 years ago, and the archeological record from Russia includes skis from as early as 6000 BCE. Skiing for sport, as opposed to …

Mikaela Shiffrin

Latest Gott’s Roadside Opening March 1 for Burgers and Shakes in Marin

<b>Gotta getta Gott’s</b><p>St. Helena-founded burger chain Gott’s Roadside is opening its seventh location, this one in Greenbrae, Marin, after a serious growth spurt in the East Bay. The location on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard at 301 Bon Air Center opens on March 1 and will be the group’s largest yet, with …

San Francisco Bay Area

Starman has gone dark

Starman and his space Tesla have sent their last selfie from Earth orbit, Elon Musk announced. The car and its mannequin driver (in working SpaceX spacesuit) launched yesterday atop the Falcon Heavy rocket will eventually escape Earth orbit and travel outwards through the solar system — but not in …

Elon Musk

South Congress Now Has a Revamped Destination for Bistro Food

South Congress restaurant <b>Little Barrel and Brown</b> announced a changed menu under a new French chef last year, and it seems like that kicked off a transformation for the South Congress restaurant. Now known as <b>August & Marcel Wine Bar</b>, the revamped restaurant features French-inspired tapas, wine, and …

Texas

BCK Brings Nostalgic Drinks and Eats to the Heights

After testing the waters with a holiday pop-up, BCK: Kitchen & Cocktail Adventures is officially ready to open.<p>The neighborhood bar and eatery from the minds behind Southern California export Bosscat Kitchen + Libations is set for a soft opening at 933 Studewood Street tomorrow. The 3,000 …

Houston

SpaceX successfully launches the world’s most powerful rocket, in a spectacle that sends a Tesla on its way to Mars

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla.— SpaceX successfully launched what is now the world’s most powerful rocket Tuesday, a towering behemoth known as the Falcon Heavy that tore through the sky with the thundering force of 18 747 jetliners.<p>Lifting off at 3:45 p.m. from the same launchpad that sent the crew of …

Space Travel

The Leather Blazer Continues to Make a Slow, Impossible Comeback

Against all odds, the leather blazer keeps creeping back.<p>Some trends, like Chelsea boots, are pretty easy to pull off. Others require a very delicate, knowing hand. The leather blazer falls into the latter category. A leather blazer isn't something you can casually walk into a room wearing in 2018, …

Men's Fashion

Eating Fruit Can Actually Help You Lose Weight. A Nutritionist Explains

Yes it contains sugar, but it's all about the amount and the timing.<p>Here's some good news if you love berries, pears, and apples: Ditching fruit …

Nutrition

Fine Dining Alum Snags One of LA’s Most Iconic Restaurant Buildings

Chef <b>Eric Bost</b> is no stranger to fine dining, having come up in that world as part of the Guy Savoy team. He helped the Las Vegas location earn (and keep) two Michelin stars before leaving to Singapore to open Guy Savoy there in 2010. Now he’s leading the charge at a rather iconic Melrose white …

Sprout

Mikaela Shiffrin is the world’s best female skier — and worried that’s not enough

The numbers are plain, and they lay out the case that’s as easy to argue as the sky is blue or rock beats scissors. Mikaela Shiffrin is the best female Alpine ski racer in the world. Not yet 23, she is on a pace that could leave her as the most decorated World Cup racer ever. She already owns one …

Skiing

When, Where, and How to Watch Olympic Skiing

The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, officially being this Friday with the opening ceremony. Stretching 17 days with nearly 3,000 …

Trends

7 of the Scariest Black Runs in the World

The Streif, Kitzbühel, Austria<p>Gracing the bucket lists of skiers all over the world, the Streif run at Kitzbühel is well renowned as a must-ski. It’s …

Skiing

WATCH: Do This For the Best Bloody Mary Ever

If you’re a fan of the Bloody Mary, you’re probably very particular about the way you like it to be made. Do you like it spiked with horseradish or …

Country Lifestyle

10 Best Women's Mountain Bikes

Women’s mountain bikes come in all shapes and sizes, just like women. Traditionally, women’s mountain bikes are designed with smaller or more compact …

Mountain Biking

Eight things to know about the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch

What happens if things go well and what happens if they don’t<p>The time has finally come for SpaceX to launch its Falcon Heavy rocket. A launch license has been issued for the giant vehicle to take flight this Tuesday. It’s a mission that many have been waiting for since 2011 when SpaceX CEO Elon …

Space Travel

Kammok Roo Hammock

Crafted from rugged Gravitas ripstop nylon fabric, the Kammok Roo Hammock is an ideal partner for your next backpacking or camping adventure. It …

Camping

Get The "Tone It Up" Look With Amazing Activewear Picks From the Founders

If you follow Tone It Up for the activewear just as much as the workouts, you are not alone! We asked Tone It Up founders Katrina Scott and Karena Dawn to share their favorite pieces, and you'll definitely want to add these to your next workout haul.

Clothing

Maddie Phaneuf

<b>More on Maddie:</b><p>Maddie was born in Virginia, and lived most of her early childhood in Seneca, South Carolina. There, she was a competitive swimmer …

Team USA