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20 Summer Beauty Products You Can Get at the Drugstore

Our favorites for you to enjoy through August and beyond...<p>With summer halfway done (gulp), we've had a chance to swipe, smear, and swirl our way through every new drugstore product on the market. Here are our favorites for you to enjoy through August and beyond.

Beauty

Scratch-Off World Map is a Unique Way to Document Your Travels

If you fancy yourself a world traveler, then the Art. Lebedev Studio has the atlas for you. They created the <i>I Was Here</i> scratch-off world map as a unique way to track the places you've been. The poster-sized product is printed with every country hidden underneath a layer of silver paint. Simply use …

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10 Things to See During New York Design Week 2015

A concise guide from Core77's editors to help you navigate this year's events<p>New York Design Week kicks off tomorrow with hundreds of exhibitions, …

2014 Festival of Lights, Lyon

Light festivals—from the spiritually steeped Hindu holiday Diwali to the newer contemporary art-focused events like SIGNAL in Prague—have become much-loved around the world. Regardless of race, religion or geographic location, there's a shared human awe and appreciation for the beauty of lightness …

Best Napa Valley Wineries to Visit

The best Napa Valley wineries to visit feature a tasting room in a cave, artisanal cheese pairings, on-site sommeliers and more <i>—Megan Krigbaum (with</i> …

Can you eat yourself happy?

In Proust’s Remembrance of Things Past, the narrator depicts the “powerful joy” that a tea-soaked madeleine awakes in him when he is “dispirited after a dreary day, with the prospect of a depressing morrow”. It isn’t so much that the sweet cake tastes lovely, but that it transports him to his …

10 Of The World’s Most Innovative Hotels

Warning: these photos will make you hate February on the East Coast even more.<p>While snowbound on the East Coast, we’ve been fantasizing about escaping to less brutal climes. And we’ve found some excellent fuel for these fantasies: Taschen’s <i>100 Getaways Around the World</i>, a stunning selection of the …

Stylish Stockholm: top tips from design blogger Emma Fexeus

Insider guide on eating, drinking, sleeping and shopping in Stockholm from Sweden's top design blogger<p>Restaurant Lux, Lilla Essingen<p>The former Electrolux factory by Lake Mälaren (Sweden's third-biggest) is home to Restaurant Lux. Chef and owner Henrik Norström shows off his genius with a modern …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Top 25 Islands in the World (Photos)

There’s only one way to avoid the quickly approaching winter: plan a luxurious—and warm—island vacation. See the 25 top picks for where to soak up …

7 Can’t-Miss Experiences in St. Barths

Saint Barthélemy, or St. Barths, possibly the chicest island in the Caribbean, is best known for its glamorous clientele and brilliant aquamarine …

Miu Miu

Canada’s 50 Places of a Lifetime

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Beautiful Bali: How to Enjoy It Despite the Crowds

Bali isn't exactly an unknown destination and for some, that's a turn off. True the island is packed with tourists, but exploring the unique Balinese culture and temples, as well as the hidden beaches, is still worth your time, especially when you consider the quality and affordability of the …

Packing Tips From Fashion Editors

We're forever mystified by travelers who manage to pull together effortlessly chic ensembles absent a legion of heavy luggage. What's their secret? How do they fit so much style into a sleek little 20-inch carry-on bag? To find out, we asked some of the most well-dressed (and well-traveled) people …

7 Things Not to Miss in Buenos Aires

<b>Find Evita at La Recoleta Cemetery</b><p>La Recoleta Cemetery should be considered a must-see by any visitor. The ornate monuments are more than fascinating enough to occupy an afternoon, and many of the city's most famous residents lie in rest here. Still, most tourists are seeking the tomb of Evita. Her …

13 Places You Should Visit In 2013

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2013.<p>There are vast untouched landscapes that offer incredible outdoor experiences, cities that are experiencing a cultural rebirth, and up-and-coming destinations that …

Articles about destination week istanbul on Dwell.com - Dwell

To call São Paulo—the largest city in Brazil and one of the largest in the world—overwhelming is an understatement.<p>Dwell traveled to Turkey’s most cosmopolitan city for the first annual Istanbul Design Biennial, discovering a modern heart...<p>It’s been called Byzantium, Constantinople, Stamboul, and …

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Meet The Accidental Designer Of The GitHub And Twitter Logos

Simon Oxley, an iStockphoto power user, was launched to fame after his drawings were bought by Twitter. Now, he designs logos for startups all over the world.<p>Simon Oxley was drinking beer and watching TV on his couch (like any good freelancer) when he noticed that a hot new startup called Twitter …

Navajo Cove - the most beautiful bay in Zakynthos Greece (j)

A luxury Hong Kong interior design project by Kelly Hoppen

Each designer has a unique style. It’s true that there are limitations in terms of what a designer can use as inspiration but the way each person …

Interior Design

Enchanting Oceanfront Estate In Koh Samui, Thailand

Having an oceanfront home is many people’s dream. They often drift away and imagine themselves walking on the beach or sitting on the terrace …

Panoramic Photography

Infographic: A Timeline Of The 100 Most Important Cameras Ever Made

Over a century of photographic history on one poster.<p>Time travel back to 1950 with a Best Buy circular and you basically blow minds with every page. Flatscreen TVs? Crazy. Computers? Crazy. Smartphones? Double crazy. And then you get to the cameras, and the fedora-wearing fellow with the I Like Ike …

10 Must-See Global Architecture Symbols When Traveling to Rome

Carrying remains of a distant past, the streets of Rome are not as ostentatious as the ones in Vienna , nor as modern-chic as the ones in Paris. In a …

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Romantic Honeymoon Hotels around the World (PHOTOS)

Honeymoons must be two things: romantic and memorable. Any old trip to the beach is simply not going to suffice for a couple's post-nuptial getaway. Thankfully, there are plenty of unique and luxurious properties out there for newlyweds.<p>Remote jungle hideaways, cozy mountain lodges, luxe European …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.