Angie Nguyen

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These 16 Cookbooks are the Most Impressive of 2016

<b>Our annual Piglet Tournament of Cookbooks started in 2009 with a hope and a dream that cookbook reviews could be better, smarter</b>—and with a lot of hard work from three very smart women: our co-founders Amanda and Merrill, and our compatriot Charlotte Druckman. We wanted to put books in the hands of …

Man Booker Prize

The Innovation of Gerhard Richter

Celebrated contemporary painter, Gerhard Richter, has been called by some “the world’s greatest living painter.” This prestigious title is awarded …

Art

The Ultimate Art App List

ArtBit<p>One of the most exciting apps out there, <b>ArtBit</b> lets you experience insider insights and offbeat discoveries from artists and enthusiasts …

The Worst Art Thefts of the Past Century

Dozens of people were arrested across Europe as part of an art and antiquities trafficking sting, but there are still some headline-grabbing pieces …

Archaeology

The Shangri-La of Coffee Shops!

Capriole Café by Bureau Fraai is the cloud nine of coffee shops! The main goal of the design of the café was to create a total experience of every …

10 under-the-radar destinations to visit, according to the youngest person to travel to every country in the world

Planning a trip is an opportunity to see something unique, and to discover people, places, cuisines, and scenery you didn't know existed.<p>We asked James Asquith, the youngest person to visit all 196 countries, which places around the world are being overlooked — and which ones people should be …

Glacier National Park

'The artworks belong to Iran and the Iranian people': DW interview with Iran's former empress, Farah Diba Pahlavi

As the empress of Iran, Farah Diba Pahlavi built up one of the world's most valuable collections of modern art. After a rare show of the works in …

13 incredible destinations that are now easier to visit

A raft of UK airlines have announced the new destinations they want to take you this year.<p>Carriers regularly chop and change the routes they operate, but the new year is the best time to pay attention to the exciting additions to the UK’s travel map over the next 12 months.<p>Read on for the pick of …

Take the Plank Challenge to Carve Your Core

We're here to help you challenge your core (you're welcome) with this plank series. It's part of our Jump-Start fitness plan, helping you move every day for two weeks. This challenge uses all sorts of planks to give your arms, abs, back, and butt a great workout. Click here for a printable PDF of …

PopSugar
Vietnam

Inside Hong Kong's top boutique hotels | CNN Travel

Hong Kong (CNN) — Hong Kong has some of the glitziest hotels in the world, all offering plenty of ways to live lavishly.<p>But if your tastes run to more understated comfort, you might want to skip the bling of the five-star classics and opt for something quieter.<p>Enter the city's many boutique …

CNN

Hidden villages, spooky tunnels and clever monkeys: 10 things you didn't know about Paris

You know all there is to know about the City of Lights, right? Stylish (Paris Fashion Week kicks off today), chic, a little bit aloof. But there's more. Here are 10 secrets about the French capital.<p>1. There is a shadow town<p>Underneath the avenues and boulevards of southern Paris sits a shadowland of …

France

Famous Abstract Paintings you Need to Know

Wassily Kandinsky - Untitled (First Abstract Watercolor), 1910<p>In 1920 painter <b>Wassily Kandinsky</b> decided to free his artworks from the bondage of …

Art History

Ultra-Modern Architectural Jewelry by Zaha Hadid and Georg Jensen

At the beginning of 2016, the Danish jewelry brand Georg Jensen have started a collaboration with Zaha Hadid, the nicknamed “archi-star”, suddenly …

Jewelry

This 3-Minute Squat and Plank Workout May Be Short, but It's Intense

This total body workout is devoted to two types of exercises that you might despise because they're so hard, but man, they are effective at strengthening your thighs, butt, core, and abs!<p>It's just six moves, done for 30 seconds each, for a total of three minutes. So you can do this short workout …

The world's most beautiful airport terminals – in pictures

The beauty and design ingenuity of airport terminals – where travellers spend so much of their time – are celebrated in a new photography book, The Art of the Airport

Why Artist Gerhard Richter Destroys His Own Art

Gerhard Richter, one of the best-known German artists of the post WWII-era, has destroyed more than 60 of his completed works that he deems …

Artists

This website recommends novels by making sure you can’t judge a book by its cover

There’s an old adage that says “don’t judge a book by its cover.” And while that’s usually used metaphorically to discourage making judgements of a person or situation based on initial impressions, there’s no reason why you couldn’t interpret it literally to refer to actually judging works of …

Drop everything and try this delicious hair growth smoothie

We always get so excited when there are new products to try for our hair. Whether it’s a new sulfate-free shampoo or moisturizing conditioner, …

10 surprising things you probably didn't know about Dubai

1. You'll probably only meet one 'local' person<p>Emiratis tend to keep to themselves, away from the main tourist drag, so it’s highly unlikely you’ll get chatting on the beach – indeed, most tourists only encounter one Emirati on their holidays: when they get their passport stamped at the …

These are Amazon’s picks for best books this November

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're looking for something to keep you occupied before bed or on your commute to work this November, we suggest checking out …

Books

Vampire awareness in October 2016

When Best Buy, the American multinational consumer electronics corporation, declared 30 October 2008 “National Vampire Awareness Day,” they were …

10 Best Cafes In Penang Worth Travelling For

Our recent cafe-hopping adventure has brought us to Georgetown – the capital of Penang – where we witnessed an up-and-coming cafe scene in the UNESCO …

Asia Travel

6 "Healthy" Foods a Nutritionist Never Eats

When you're constantly bombarded with the latest health fads and wellness trends, trying to separate the ones that are <i>actually</i> healthy from the ones …

A foodie tour of Iran: it's poetry on a plate

Food is a wonderful vehicle for discovering Iran, with its fabulous regional produce featuring in stews, rice dishes, kebabs and desserts<p>Holiday guide to Iran: Tehran to Isfahan<p>Imagine a verdant, landscape filled with rice paddies, tea plantations and olive groves. A land where you can hike up …

Nine films to get you in the mood for Japanese food

Hungry? You may have worked up an appetite reading our Restaurants page, including our roundup of Tokyo's 100 best restaurants, but what about …

Japan

The Best Butt Exercises for Building Head-Turning Glutes

Sir Mix-a-Lot was right. Amazing butts are awesome.<p>In reality, let’s simply start this article off right …<p>Alright, since we remain in the right …

103 Things To Cook If You're Trying To Eat Fewer Carbs

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