Bradley Vance

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Pretty Little Speed Trap

My wife and I are artists, and we travel extensively in search of beauty and inspiration. We have been fortunate to see some of the most glorious corners of our country. In our many years of exploring these United States, we had never been to the beloved Outer Banks of North Carolina. We had often …

N.Y.C.'s New Hotel Nexus: Style Arrives in Midtown

There's been a lot of excitement about New York City's hippest hotel nexus, anchored by the Ace, on streets in the upper 20s, east and west. But I'd been hearing a buzz about hotels in midtown, of all places. Traditionally thought of as the home of boring business accommodations, these hotels were …

Huge lamps—11 of them—illuminate the Westfriedhof U-Bahn station in Munich with red, blue, and yellow light. http://on.natgeo.com/1q1csMQ Photograph by Tony Ramos, National Geographic Your Shot

Viva Las Vegas (on a low-roller's budget)

Hey, big spender - think a weekend in Vegas means blowing your life savings at the blackjack table? The glittering Strip may conjure up images of slick card dealers, Dom Perignon, and Demi Moore rolling around on a hotel bed covered with hundred-dollar bills, but you can live it up in Sin City on a …

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Midlife Crisis Or 'Gaylife' Crisis? A Look At Aging In The LGBT Community

What makes a gay midlife crisis unique?<p>That was the question on a number of media experts' minds during a HuffPost Live segment yesterday. Among them was New York Times contributor Steven Petrow, who feels that members of the gay community have more difficulty grappling with age then their …

2014 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro

Brazil is known for its exotic fauna, but the creatures on display Sunday night for the opening round of Rio de Janeiro’s exuberant Carnival parade were a motley crew, even by local standards.<p>The Carnival competition sees the city’s top samba groups, or schools, parade in the Sambadrome, each …

Corning exec slams sapphire -- rumored for Apple device

A Corning executive launched a blistering critique of sapphire crystal, used as a protective material for displays, on Tuesday. The subtext was obviously aimed at Apple.<p>In defense of its Gorilla Glass, Tony Tripeny, a senior vice president at Corning Glass, was asked the following question at the …