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Dave Matthews Band Announce Massive Summer Tour

Dave Matthews Band will be playing two sets a night on their upcoming summer tour. On what they've dubbed "A Very Special Evening With Dave Matthews …

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Entrance Decorating, Door Designs, Pictures

Awhile back we shared the most popular styles of windows, and readers loved it! So we thought it is only apt to go ahead and list our most beloved …

Fresh Ideas to Make ANY Small Space Feel Larger

We talk a great deal here at Apartment Therapy about the idea of making spaces feel visually larger than they really are - changing up paint colors …

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“Hi! Come on through. I’m out here on the porch.” That would be my usual greeting to callers if I owned this Upstate New York home by CWB Architects. …

15 Framed Chalkboards – Customizable And Also Functional Accent Details

Chalkboard walls or chalkboard surfaces in general are a fun and also functional way of decorating a space. For example, I find the kitchen to be the …

Armchair Tied to Its Pouf by a Rope: Decube Furniture Project

<b>Decube</b> <b>Furniture Project</b> consists of an armchair connected with its footrest by a rope. An object that is simple and linear, where the link between …

Unexpected Color Combos That Actually Work

Outrageous palettes that aren't for the color-shy.<p>Who said that you can't pair pink with red? Or that purple and orange could look so good? These unique room color schemes and paint ideas aren't for the color-shy, but they sure do make a bold statement.

Interior Design

8 Ways Designers Use Ikea

From kitchen cabinets to carpeting, even the pros like to integrate Ikea into their room designs.<p><b>1. Ikea's Brimnes bed is tucked away with a creative footboard in a 400-square-foot Brooklyn apartment.</b>Tour the 400-square-foot Brooklyn apartment by Fitzhugh Karol and Lyndsay Caleo of The Brooklyn …

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A New Way to Make Your Life Even More Organized

Post-it Brand and Evernote team up to bring those beloved sticky notes into the digital age.<p>Can't function without your trusted Post-it Notes? Good news: Now you can access them anywhere and you don't have to worry about losing them. A new collaboration between Post-it Brand and the popular …

25 Inspiring Ideas: Repurposing Old Toys --> http://apttherapy.com/KZNFII I've rounded up twenty-five inspiring ideas for repurposing your little one's unwanted play things, from the practical to the outrageous and everything in between.

Starter Kit to Ethiopia

Boldly emerging on the tourism scene, Ethiopia (aka the "cradle of humanity") claims wonders like the purported site of the Ark of the Covenant; …

I made a makeshift raft and illegally floated the Danube

As a child, when someone asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I couldn’t help but answer, “a pirate.” Now in my mid-20s, I decided to make …

You Went Where? // Weird Travel

The world is a lot smaller today. Tibet is no longer a distant dreamland, the Amazon is a plane ride away. Trying to find a unique vacation spot is a minefield of hype and hoopla; how unique can it be if there are several companies running the same tour of the same place?<p>"Weird travel" is always a …

4 Celebrity Chef Restaurants in the Caribbean

<i>Dune restaurant is in the One & Only Ocean Club, part of the Atlantis complex. Photo by Ocean Club.</i><p>Sure, you can bemoan how touristy the Caribbean islands are, particularly around the cruise ship terminals, where jewelry shops abut duty-free stores and tequila-soaked bars. But for food lovers who …

5 Most Unique NYC Spa Treatments

In a city of superlatives, it’s little surprise that New York City boasts plenty of excellent spas, though many of them offer a rather humdrum menu …

The Best Dirty Rice in New Orleans

Looks can be deceiving.<p>Take the case of dirty rice, the lumpy, scruffy one-pot dish eaten throughout Cajun country–and beyond–as a side or, occasionally, a main course.<p>“The dirty part comes from the livers, hearts, and gizzards that are ground up, seared into the pan, and then baked with white …

Why I’m pro marijuana legalization

It seems as though in order to comment on the current legalization-of-marijuana debate, writers must first recount their wacky “I tried it once in my …

Top 10 Remote Hotels Worldwide

Ever want to get away from it all? GAYOT.com's list of Top 10 Remote Hotels features fantastic places to stay around the world that are far, far away. Enjoy Greenland's arctic landscapes, Namibia's sand dunes, or Chile's mysterious Easter Island. So rack up the frequent flyer miles and check into …

West Africa's best wildlife parks

Everyone knows about the great national parks of eastern and southern Africa – Masai Mara, Kruger and Serengeti all conjure up images of majestic landscapes, packs of lions lazing in the shade and herds of elephants roaming the savannah. But have you heard of Mole, Pendjari and Waza? These wildlife …

Why (and How) Travel Writing Moves Us

I sat down with <b>Don George</b>, editor at large at <i>National Geographic Traveler</i> and author of <i>Lonely Planet Guide to Travel Writing</i>, and asked him to wax philosophical about how and why travel writing gets under our skin, who inspired him to become a travel writer in the first place, and what he thinks …

Budapest's Top Attraction Is a Great Escape

Viktor Oszvald got the idea for Budapest’s top tourist activity a year ago while juggling dressed as a clown. His daughter had just been born and …

Top 10 Distance Trails

Top 10 Distance Trails from National Geographic.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>Journeys of a Lifetime</i><p><b>The Wind River Mountains, Wyoming</b> <br>The mountains climb over 13,00 feet (4,000 meters) into the skies southwest of Dubois in Wyoming. Native American tribes hunted here, and their rock drawings and …

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Ten of France’s natural wonders

France's smorgasbord of cultural delights could keep even the most avid museum-hopper busy for a lifetime, but don't forget about the great outdoors. France smoulders with natural beauty, so why not go <i>au naturel</i> at mountain ranges, canyons and startling stretches of coast? This round-up of …

America's Best Main Streets

Friendly neighbors, family-run businesses, and quaint restaurants serving comforting diner fare--these are the images conjured up by the phrase "Main Street USA." Even in this fast-paced era, many small towns have held onto their historic roots and preserved their central thoroughfares. From a …

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …