stephen tracy

21 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | @Stephenatforza | Keep up with stephen tracy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “stephen tracy”

Auto-X Outlaw: 1965 Porsche 356C

This 1965 Porsche 356C (chassis 220070) is a well-documented mild outlaw with an interesting California SCCA auto-cross history with former 25+ year …

Porsche 911 Turbo S v McLaren 12C: Road, Track, Drag Race. -- /CHRIS HARRIS ON CARS

The Continental: The Best and Worst of the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>I know, I know, the Los Angeles auto show was last week, old news, out of …

Los Angeles

The Last Of The V8’s, Formula One Edition

Last weekend’s Brazilian Grand Prix marked the end of an era. Since 2006, Formula One has required the “formula” of a 2.4 Liter, 90-degree V8. …

Incredible Panoramas Of The World's Most Beautiful Places

AirPano is made of eight team members, who have wide-ranging backgrounds (civil engineering and medical cybernetics, among others). The amateur photographers are currently traveling around the world, shooting major cities and other sites of interest.<p>The group mainly shoots from helicopters, using a …

10 Places To See Before They're Gone

Places, much like animals can become endangered, and some of the world's most amazing sights are gradually disappearing. Scientists say climate change has been affecting oceans, reefs, beaches, and even cities. Development is another danger for once-pristine, off-the-beaten-path spots and their …

Africa's First Underwater Hotel Room Opens in Zanzibar

If you are not scared to have tropical fish and perhaps even sharks peep through your bedroom window, 4 metres under the surface of the Indian Ocean, …

How to Board a Plane

<b>Life in the Boomer Lane has had a lot of time lately to do an in-depth assessment of airline boarding policies.</b> This has been done primarily while she has been boarding. And, since she has flown an inordinate number of times recently (due primarily to having three children in three completely …

20 Coolest Subway Stations Around The World

<i>By: Jimmy Im</i><p>Most of the time, subway riders are more concerned with getting to their destinations than in observing the station around them. But these 20 subway stations around the globe--from Chile to North Korea--are worth a second look for their public displays of art and architecture. Beyond …

The Top 28 Consumer Travel Media Sites Around The World

<i>Ed: We’re starting a new monthly feature on top trafficked sites in various sectors in travel, using data from SimilarWeb. We have found SimilarWeb’s</i> …

7 Travel Rules To Live By

Traveling the globe can teach you a thing or two (or seven).<p>Apply these traveler's mantras to the ordinary life beyond your trip, and watch every day become a freeing vacation of its own.<p><b>1. Pack light.</b><p>When traveling, you want your suitcase to be small so you'll have freedom to be active and …

The UK Is Testing a Digital Transit Pass Based on 'The Fifth Element'

A futuristic all-in-one travel pass that you could use on trains, buses, the tube and even to catch flights, all at the lowest possible price, is the …

Light-Up Floors Could Be the Next Trend in Hotel Signage

Ever wish your hotel room could be marked “Do Not Disturb” in glowing lights, to drive the message home? That option is on its way.<p>Two European …

New Yayoi Kusama Infinity Room at David Zwirner in New York

In what's being called the next <i>Rain Room</i> for New York, eccentric Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama is showing off her newest installations at David Zwirner gallery. Called <i>Infinity Mirrored Room – The Souls of Millions of Light Years Away</i> and <i>Love Is Calling</i>, expect these to be the must-visit …

Art

The Perfect Office - Balance Bookshelf, Littlebits, Nimbus Dashboard and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Gear & Gadgets

Check Out Philippe Starck’s Glammy New Smart Thermostat

The acclaimed French designer puts a glam twist on new smart device, launching this month.<p>Last fall, a Paris-based startup called Netatmo launched its first product. The personal weather station–two miniature silver towers that sync with an app–uses air quality sensors to create a micro-climate …

Tate Britain's £45m alterations and the staircase that spans the centuries

Adam Caruso is disappointed. Some mahogany furniture that his practice installed at Sir John Soane's Museum in London has not created the stir that he hoped for. "It's meant to be incredibly provocative," he says, but most people have barely noticed.<p>If mahogany furniture is not usually the stuff of …

Australia's Infinite Stairway to Heaven

<i>Diminish and Ascend</i> is a sculptural installation by artist David McCracken that, from certain angles, looks like a never-ending staircase. Part of the annual event known as Sculpture by the Sea in Bondi, Australia, the staircase is one of the most eye-catching pieces at the outdoor exhibition this …

Optical Illusions

24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous, and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's …

Things I Learned Wandering Around Europe for 7 Months

<i>These things, traveling taught.</i><p>After five years a slave in the consulting world, I booked a oneway ticket to Iceland, and negotiated a seven-month sabbatical. Yes, in that order.<p>It's common to wonder: What did you learn? How did you change? What impacted you the most?<p>These are a few of the things …