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Best Places to Visit on the East Coast of Spain

Culture, Beaches and History on the Mediterranean<p>Many visitors to the Spanish east coast on the Mediterranean go no further than Barcelona. A few …

Barcelona

7 Things to Do in Asheville, NC

A vibrant arts scene, creative restaurants and beer galore dazzle in this Southern jewel of a city.

Asheville

Three-Day Weekend: Barcelona

First-timers say visiting the Catalan city is like living in a dream, with its unique architecture, new flavors, and a rock-and-roll-all-night …

Flavors

Hotel We Love: Gralehaus, Louisville, KY

A quaint-looking "bed and beverage" with a funky soul and dynamite beer.

These Single-Occupancy Pools Are the Ultimate Hotel Luxury

Yes, you should blow your travel budget on a fancy soak.<p>Bathtubs and pools are quickly becoming an endangered species at many hotels around the world, replaced with fancy distractions like luxe rainfall showerheads and boutique bath products in an understandable effort to save water, money, and …

Spying

Durham: Where to Drink, Eat, Sleep, and Chill with Lemurs in the South's Best Second City | GQ

Why you should book a trip to Bull City this spring.<p>In early spring, long before New York thaws and San Francisco’s fog lifts, the magnolias take over Durham, North Carolina, covering the town in a blanket of pink petals and soft smells. The season turns the town—best known for its proximity to …

Lemurs

Live’s not dead: 21 great live albums from the 21st century

In May 1968, Johnny Cash released <i>Live At Folsom Prison</i>, a recording of a raucous, emotionally charged performance before a group of grateful inmates …

The Wild Pizzas of Southern Italy Have to Be Seen to Be Believed

A restaurant critic and two chefs go on a pie-in-the-sky adventure to find exactly how far you can stretch the idea of pizza.<p>When do dough, tomato …

Italy

This Tiny Vacation Home Packs a lot of Luxury Into a Small Amount of Space

Today's #cabinporn alert comes courtesy of Mandalaki Design Studio's stunning seaside micro dwelling, the Monocabin. The sleek tiny home is basically …

Aegean Sea

Eat (and Drink) Like a Local in the Abacos, Bahamas

Where to find the best conch, burgers, and rum punch, courtesy of Captain Clint Kemp of BlackFly Lodge<p>For twenty years, Captain Clint Kemp, co-owner of <b>BlackFly Lodge</b> in the Abacos, worked as a fisher of men—a minister like his grandfather. A three-month sabbatical, which he spent knee-deep on the …

Sabbaticals

Hiroki Nakamura’s Guide to Shopping, Eating, and Hot Spring-ing in Tokyo (and Beyond)

The Visvim designer’s favorite places for vintage goods and world-class sushi.<p>In his pop-up store in New York City, which ran from September to December, designer Hiroki Nakamura sat down on a sofa with oatmeal-hued cushions in front of a matching black walnut wood coffee table. Both were made by …

Japan

The Best Place to Live in America Is a City You've Never Heard Of

Can you guess what city it is?<p>The 91,065 residents of the city of Carmel, Indiana have a reason to celebrate today. Their suburban community just north of Indianapolis was just named the best place to live in the entire United States — for the second year in a row.<p>In a 2018 ranking of the best …

The South's Best Food City 2018: New Orleans, Louisiana

Red beans and rice, étouffée, gumbo—New Orleans’ signature dishes only get better the longer they simmer. The same is true for the city and its food …

New Orleans

The South’s Best Food Town: Oxford, Mississippi

From William Faulkner and Barry Hannah to Fat Possum Records, from family silver on plastic tailgate tables at The Grove to the University of …

Country Lifestyle

The South’s Best Hotels 2018

Check out the South’s best hotels. We think they’ll make you want to check in.<p>A great Southern hotel can make any destination worth the trip. There’s …

South Carolina

The South’s Best Restaurant Bars 2018

Old favorites and new surprises<p>Whether we are returning to an old favorite or visiting a new restaurant in a town we’ve never explored, you can find …

New Orleans

What’s New in Nashville, Tennessee

Seven recently opened hot spots in Music City<p>Last year, 14.5 million visitors drank PBRs at Robert’s, braved the hot chicken at Bolton’s and Prince’s, caught a set at Station Inn, paid homage at the Mother Church, and toured Music Row recording studios. And if you ask any Uber driver in Nashville, …

Ice Cream

The 25 Trips You Need to Take This Year

Leavenworth, Washington (Garret Van Swearingen)<p>Westport, Washington (Diana Pulido)<p><b>Washington</b><p>In 2017, two Seattle-based surfers turned a mid-century motor lodge in the coastal town of Westport into a communal hub for anyone looking to hit the area’s beach, point, and cove breaks. Loge Camps takes a …

National Parks

'Do You Want To Talk To The Man-In-Charge, Or The Woman Who Knows What's Going On?'

Growing up in the late 1950s and early '60s, Betty Cantor developed an early talent for tinkering. "I used to take things like radios, other little electronic devices if they didn't work, open them up, mess with them, put them back together and they worked," she remembers during a recent phone …

Sundance

How to Make Sure Your Car Is Ready for Your Next Road Trip

Millions of Americans will make some colossal mistakes when they hit the road this year. Here, an easy checklist for preventing breakdowns and other …

HQ2 Cities: There's a Better Way to Do Economic Development

If you want economic growth and jobs, stop throwing incentives at Amazon and invest in businesses that are already there.<p>The allure is undeniable: A mega-corporation moves to town, bringing with it billions in capital investment and tens of thousands of jobs. Little wonder that the ongoing …

New Jersey

The Ticking Time Bomb for Suburban Retail

Lightning-speed deliveries and autonomous cars could accelerate the current big-box implosion.<p>Thanks largely to the rise of e-commerce, chains like Macy’s, Toys “R” US, and Best Buy are shuttering faster than analysts predicted even a year ago, with at least 24 major retailers planning store …

Real Estate

Do Two-Way Streets Help a City's Economy?

There’s more than one way for neighborhoods to respond to two-way street conversions, new research suggests.<p>Urbanists and city planners have been on a crusade against one-way streets for years. Around the country, cities have been converting one-way streets into two-way streets in light of evidence …

Urban Design

The Ultimate Cross-country Family Road Trip

On a quest to find a family vacation that doesn’t suck? A road trip might not seem like the obvious choice—wrangling the kids, keeping everyone …

The 14 Smart Books You'll Want To Read at the Beach This Summer

When you're lounging near the surf (or even at the pool).<p>Sure, you can take some trashy lit to the beach with you, but wouldn't you rather impress your fellow sunbathers with some quality reading? Feed your brain while you catch some rays this summer with this assortment of great books that will be …

Books

The Best of Las Vegas, According to an Insider

Kathleen Hopay has lived in Las Vegas for 10 years after moving to the city from the East Coast. "I always wanted to live in a warm climate and knew …

10 cool things to do in Amsterdam at night

1. PLAY IT BY EAR WITH VAN GOGH<p>The Van Gogh Museum is one of the busiest attractions in Amsterdam, for obvious reasons, but on certain Friday …

How to Have the Best Damn Time in Park City, Utah

If you’re planning a trip to Park City, UT, your first instinct is to look up the best places to stay, where to eat, what to do (besides skiing), …

7 Campsites You'll Have Entirely to Yourself

You’ve planned a stellar camping trip—packed all the essentials, booked the site, brought your closest pals. Then you show up and it turns out you’re sleeping in a small, crowded outdoor city, with neighbors literally a few feet and a couple nylon walls away. That’s no way to sleep beneath the …

Why the Best Time to Visit New Orleans Is After Mardi Gras