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Bose SoundSport Pulse Wireless: Bluetooth sports headphone with heart-rate monitor

Bose takes a crack at the fitness tracker market by building a heart-rate monitor into its SoundSport Pulse Wireless headphones.<p>At Bose's launch even for its new 2016 wireless headphones, I got a chance to try its new Bluetooth sports headphone, the SoundSport Wireless, an in-ear model that's …

What to Do in Seoul, South Korea

Take a tour with Ken Lee of the best food and sites to experience in Seoul, from tasty street food to secret villages and stunning park views.

Zurich city guide: what to see, plus the best restaurants, bars and hotels

Yes, it’s big on banking and watches but don’t imagine the Swiss city is entirely straitlaced – this year it’s going gaga over Dada for starters<p>Although it’s routinely placed at the top of lifestyle rankings, Zurich is rarely, if ever, rated as one of Europe’s cultural capitals. There’s a …

Salaries & Wages

A Perfect Day In...Paris

Zadig & Voltaire's Artistic Director Cecilia Bonstrom gives us a tour of her Paris.<p><b>7:30am</b>: I jump out of bed, and usually make a quick breakfast at home, but a perfect Paris morning would include a breakfast at Les Deux Magots, where I would order a baguette-buerre-confiture (that's a baguette with …

One country’s endless war against water

When nearly a quarter of your nation lies below sea level and another half sits less than a metre above, its very existence is under constant attack.<p>My mom and I caught our first glimpses of the Netherlands while driving to Rotterdam from the airport. Some sights were exactly as we’d imagined: the …

Small but Charming Luxury Hotels Around the World

“If you want storybook Paris on the left bank of the Seine, the Esprit St. Germain captures Paris as it was before Starbucks and H&M showed up on the …

French Skin Care Brand Embryolisse Launches at Target

Is Target transforming itself into the Parisian beauty pharmacy of our dreams? It's at least getting one step closer. Embryolisse, the cult French skin care brand makeup artists, models, and beauty editors can't live without, just landed at Target stores and target.com today. Meaning we no longer …

This Is the Key to Happiness, According to Psychotherapists

The story you tell yourself about your life.<p>When your vision of your life story is inadequate, depression can result.<p>Psychotherapists actually help …

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

8 Strange Fried Foods in Tokyo That May Change Your Life

Fried cilantro. That's really all you need to know.<p>Most people think you fly 5,000 miles over the Pacific to Tokyo for a memorable sushi omakase …

Amsterdam’s Most Underrated Attractions

For your next trip, why not explore these lesser-known city treasures?<p>From the Van Gogh Museum to the Anne Frank House, Amsterdam has its share of …

Work Less and Do More by Applying the Pareto Principle to Your Task List

The Pareto Principle says that in most situations roughly 80% of effects come from only 20% of the causes. We can use the Pareto Principle to better …

The Art of Hilo

Hilo is a typical small American town with a local Hawaiian twist. On the "quieter" side of the Big Island, tourists might miss this little town on …

My Favorite Restaurant in Florence, Italy

There are many excellent restaurants in Florence, but this one was recommended to me by a local, and I'm so glad it was. Alessandro, the chef, …

20 Places That Are Straight Out of Fairy Tales

Visiting these real-world places is like jumping into the pages of a story book, where castles sit on clouds and forests are carpeted with flowers. This gallery was originally published in 2015. It has been updated with new information.<p>City Palace: Jaipur, India<p>Ashikaga Flower Park: Ashikaga, …

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Piquet: restaurant review | Jay Rayner

If you like classic French food at fair prices – and Jay really does – then Piquet is a place you’ll want to visit<p><b>Piquet, 92-94 Newman Street, London W1 (020 3826 4500). Meal for two, including drinks and service: £110</b><p>I have long said that Tolstoy’s maxim, in the opening lines of <i>Anna Karenina</i>, that …

Aarhus: Denmark's new culinary capital

Geographically, Aarhus lies in the centre of Denmark, on the east coast of the Jutland peninsula. In gastronomic terms, however, the country’s second city has historically been sidelined by the culinary might of its capital, Copenhagen, the home of the “New Nordic” movement and chef Rene Redzepi’s …

Top 20 Golden Age Hip-Hop Albums

20. Big Daddy Kane <i><br>Long Live The Kane (1988)</i><p>Brooklyn's Big Daddy Kane had great buzz after his work with Juice Crew cohorts Marley Marl, MC Shan, and …

Award season screenplay downloads — 2 new scripts / 29 total

Update: Award season screenplay downloads — 2 new scripts / 29 total<p>It’s that time of year again when studios and production companies make available …

Flight Review: JAL 787 Business Class, Los Angeles-Osaka

<i>Last month, new TPG Contributor Jason Kane flew a new nonstop route from Los Angeles to Osaka in business class aboard one of Japan Airlines’ 787</i> …

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Sights and Bites: What to Eat While Touring Tokyo, Japan

Travel<p>With a cultural map in one hand and a culinary compass in the other, savor the treasured sights, then seek the local bites.<p>From day to night, culture and cuisine come together in tantalizing <b>Tokyo</b>. As you experience stunning shrines and bustling markets, bright lights and big-city skyscrapers, …

Articles about historic london building gets modern update dramatic staircase on Dwell.com - Dwell

And it has a legendary jazz club, too.<p>Chinese firm ARCHSTUDIO transforms a Qing Dynasty-era structure into a tea house that blends new and old.<p>In Iceland, a midcentury single-family home originally designed by iconic architect Guðmundur Kr. Kristinsson is treated to a...<p>The ground floor and …

Beauty: rosacea treatments that work

‘I sent out products to readers, asking each tester to use them for at least eight weeks. There was shocking disparity in the results, but a handful were positively heaped with praise’<p>I receive so many emails about rosacea, not because it’s hugely common, but because treatments seem so largely …

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Two New Apps Reinventing the Rental Car Experience

Chances are, if you're heading to a major city—in the U.S. or elsewhere—renting a car is the last thing on your mind. In most places, public …

The Most Anticipated Charleston New Restaurants, Fall 2015

If you thought the summer was busy for restaurant openings, check out what's planned for fall. Chefs, restaurateurs, and investors aren't slowing down just yet. In addition to the establishments on this list, Charleston should see the opening of Parlor Deluxe and Élevé to close out the summer …

7 Tips for Proofreading Your Book

By Corina Koch MacLeod and Carla DouglasDo you proofread your book after it’s been laid out for print or formatted for e-reading? You should. …