Cathryn Farrar

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Japanese ‘Ikigai’ Philosophy Could Be the Secret Formula to a Long and Happy Life

Many of us spend our entire lives trying to achieve happiness and the perfect life balance to leave us fulfilled. So what is the key to living a full, fruitful life? In Japan, a concept called <i>ikigai</i> is central to finding one’s satisfaction and meaning in life. In fact, <i>ikigai</i> translates to “reason …

10 Must-Visit Tourist Attractions Around the World

As a traveler, few things are more annoying than filling your bucket list with destinations that look divine on your Instagram feed, only to arrive …

Eco-friendly tiny house offers reclaimed style and drawbridge deck

It’s a special one<p>Today in rad brand extensions, Canadian green living blog Greenmoxie has unveiled their 340-square-foot, off-grid tiny house on wheels that is now available for purchase. Originally intended as an one-off project for readers to book on Airbnb, the now commercialized model …

Renovated CCF house in São Paulo preserves the neighbor's beautiful street art

The renovated CCF house in São Paulo, Brazil preserves beautiful graffiti made by the owner's neighbor artist. Brazilian architecture firm GOAA …

A Look Back at Laucala, the Dreamy Fiji Island Once Owned by Malcolm Forbes

The publisher purchased the private South Seas paradise in 1972<p><i>This article originally appeared in the February 1989 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>William Bligh, the hapless captain of the <i>Bounty</i>, was the first European to take note of Laucala, a small island of green hills, silver streams and white …

The sweetest thing: Krakow's new patisserie Nad & Greg is a haven of good taste

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How to Travel Like a First-Class Pro: The Best Earphones, In-Flight Face Masks and More

As New York Fashion Week came to a close yesterday, a mass of models, editors, and street style stars hopped a fleet of jet planes to London for the next wave of Spring 2017 shows, kicking off a few whirlwind weeks of frequent flights. Given the sheer number of hours clocked in on the road, it’s no …

5 Life Lessons From The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck

How much of my life do I spend people-pleasing? Turns out, a lot. I realized this upon reading Sarah Knight’s <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck</i>, a new parody of Marie Kondo’s best seller, <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up</i>. I go places I don’t want to go and do things I don’t want to do …

A House Designed For A Sculptor

Marie-Claude Hamelin and Loukas Yiacouvakis of architecture firm YH2, have worked together with sculptor Jacek Jarnuszkiewicz, to design a home for …

Architecture

Tour a Stunningly Chic London Townhouse

Glamorous touches mix with modern lines in this stately home designed by Suzy Hoodless. We love the use of saturated jewel tones and unique lighting …

Noted Apple analyst drops yet more iPhone 7 details

Spoiler alert: KGI Securities' Ming-chi Kuo, who has been predicting Apple hardware details with a high degree of accuracy for years, issued a new research note over the weekend with some information about the new iPhone days before Apple is set to reveal it.<p>Read next: Our iPhone 7 and 7 Plus review<p>…

People are sharing less on Instagram, according to a new report

People are posting fewer photos to Instagram than they did in the app's early days, according to The Information.<p>"Between 2013 and 2015, the number of photos shared on average by each Instagram user fell," the report notes, citing "two people briefed on the app's internal data."<p>The decline in …

Underground dining: a supper club on a Tube carriage – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 8:00 am, May 15, 2013 in Food & Drink<p>For once, the term ‘underground’ really is an apt description for this supper club, hosted by the …

Restaurant review: Mile High, a secret location in London, W1

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 12:40 09 May 2013 | <b>UPDATED:</b> 12:40 09 May 2013<p>The Mile High cabin crew welcome passengers<p>Archant<p>Pop-up restaurants are ten a penny these …

No reservations: Your guide to London's hot new pop-up food scene

Over two balmy days in a formerly dingy East London back alley last summer, eight of the city's best bars competed to make the best gin and rum cocktails the city had ever tasted. The Twitter-driven events – Ginstock and Rumstock – attracted several thousands of thirsty people in two days. Both …

England

Shh! Have you tried London's top secret dining joints? | Features

The capital offers meals with a bit more mystery<p>Put your Zagats down, chuck that Hardens in the bin, you need to find the secret gems of London’s …

England

Europe's best hidden eats

From local holes-in-the-wall to trendy clandestine establishments, travelers to Europe have plenty of ways to veer off the tired tourist track when they dine. At these hidden spots, whether a secret late-night bakery in Lisbon or a dynamic pop-up in London, diners can immerse themselves in the …

Budget hotel chains in London

Take a look at these budget hotel brands, which have multiple locations in London, offering some of the best, cheapest hotels in London. Finding a …

Hospitality

Pub theatres in London

Some of London's best quality theatre shows and cutting-edge comedy nights can be found upstairs (and occasionally downstairs) in the capital's …

REVIEW: THE CRYSTAL MAZE - London On The Inside

It’s been a childhood dream which magnificently became a reality as we got to actually partake in The Crystal Maze. YES! Can you start the fans …

Unique, unusual and specialist shops in London

Search for one-of-a-kind gifts, quirky jewellery and other unusual items while enjoying a healthy dose of history in London's specialist shops. With …

Top Sunday markets in London

There’s no better way to spend a Sunday morning in London than wandering the capital’s colourful street markets; picking up cool crafts or vintage …

England

35 Questions To Help You Find Your Calling

<b>1.</b> What motivates or inspires you?<p><b>2.</b> What do you do well naturally and effortlessly?<p><b>3.</b> What is the one thing that you do that you always get positive …

London architects create pop-up art studio to highlight the city's unaffordable rents

<b>London Festival of Architecture 2016:</b> architects Tomaso Boano and Jonas Prišmontas have created a small pop-up studio to raise awareness of how …

Architecture

Step forward: an eco-friendly urban park outside Paris stacked with playful prefabs

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London's best summer pop-ups

1. A seaside affair in Bloomsbury<p>In Bloomsbury, The Montague on the Gardens' newly launched Beach Bar will offer coconut and pineapple cocktails, palm trees, barbecued snacks and ice creams in a seaside-style setting complete with sand, thatched roof and jet ski. Open from 3pm to 10pm until July …

The 10 Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Bella Hadid, Jemima Kirke, and More

Colorful, quirky inspiration marked this week’s best beauty Instagrams, which celebrated life—from Earth Day to birthdays. Melodie Monrose shared a Caribbean-themed snap featuring her toned abs, natural curls, and a craggy waterfall in homage to our planet, while Caroline de Maigret honored Earth’s …

Bella Hadid