Eric Blythe

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What Is the New Great American Neighborhood?

In the past, an ideal neighborhood was a cozy, mostly homogenous Thomas Kinkade painting come to life, complete with the helpful postman and pie-making grandmother from across the street. You went out to the brand-name grocer in your brand-name car. The other prevailing lifestyle was the polar …

Urban Design

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

New Zealand

An Art-Lover’s Guide to Williamsburg

How would you decorate your dream beach house? Mine (right on the water, of course) would be filled with pieces of art that I’ve discovered around the world. And, after spending time at the inaugural <b>Art at the River</b> show in historic Yorktown, that collection would include a piece of Paul Cochrane’s …

5 Amazing Lesser-Known African Wonders You Have to See [PHOTOS]

(<i>Thousands of Southern Carmine bee-eaters congregate during their migration through Zambia. Photo: Andrew Schoeman/National News and Pictures</i>)<p>Africa is one of the most captivating continents on the planet with thousands of things to see and do.<p>There's Namibia's famed Namib Desert with its sensually …

South Africa