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CNN's Anthony Bourdain dead at 61

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> In death, as in life, Anthony Bourdain brought us closer together.<p>On his award-winning series, "Parts Unknown," Bourdain brought the world home to CNN viewers. Through the simple act of sharing meals, he showcased both the extraordinary diversity of cultures and cuisines, yet how …

Anthony Bourdain

Quotes from Anthony Bourdain on life and travel: I'm going to 'die in the saddle'

Outspoken host of <i>Parts Unknown</i> Anthony Bourdain has died, his employer announced Friday. Bourdain was known for his love of travel, food — and his colorful commentary.<p>"His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique …

Parts Unknown

Elon Musk Reveals Why Tesla Won't Be Making Motorcycles

Well, Harley-Davidson (HOG) just got good news: Tesla (TSLA) is ceding it the electric motorcycle market.<p>"We won't do motorcycles," Tesla CEO Elon …

Tesla

Travis Pastrana to Reenact Evel Knievel’s Iconic Stunts

Nitro Circus and Indian Motorcycle, America's first motorcycle company, announced today that Travis Pastrana will be jumping an <b>Indian Scout FTR750</b> …

Curtiss Motorcycles unveils Zeus, a crazy powerful dual motor electric motorcycle

Curtiss Motorcycles presented its new dual motor Zeus electric motorcycle concept for the first time publicly this week at the 2018 Quail Motorcycle Gathering in Carmel, California. In addition to winning the attention of the thousands in attendance at the 10th annual meet, the powerful electric …

The First Spark

<b>It began on a walk, the idea for this film.</b><p>A walk through the Speyside region of Scotland last October.<p>A Whiskywalk to be precise. (Speyside Whisky …

The Single Malt Fund Is the World’s First Whisky-Based Investment Fund

The Single Malt Fund launches as a way to invest in exceptional whiskies and earn a return.<p>It is no secret that some of the world’s rarest …

8 of the strangest Scotch whisky ads ever produced for TV

From dodgy Scottish accents to overusing stereotypes, here are eight of the most bizarre whisky ads ever created for TV.<p>Though whisky ads can, and on …

Scotch Whisky Revived In Historic Town After 160 Years By Craft Distiller

Ending a 160 year-streak, today marks the return of single malt whisky to St. Andrews, an area of Scotland with a rich history in distilling. The Eden Mill distillery, which became Scotland’s very first joint brewery and distillery in 2014, has just released their first single malt expressions, …

Spirits brands call time on Twitter

Before its departure from the platform it had built up almost 19k followers. And its fans remain vocal, using the Auchentoshan hashtag and tweeting …

Diageo Announces $209 Million Investment In Scotch Whisky Tourism Projects

Drinks giant Diageo, the company behind some of the world’s iconic Scotch whisky including blends (such as Johnnie Walker and Bell’s) and single malts (including Talisker and Lagavulin), has just committed a £150 million investment—roughly $209.3 million—to initiatives promoting whisky tourism at …

Beam Suntory acquires South Africa’s ABV Brands

Beam Suntory has bought the remaining 50% stake in South African distributor ABV Brands, giving it complete ownership of the company and its own …

The master blender who is Scotch whisky's First Lady

<b>Rachel Barrie is one of the few women ever to hold the title of Scotch whisky master blender.</b><p>In her 26-year career, Rachel has sniffed or sipped 150,000 different whiskies.<p>She is a trailblazer in what was traditionally a male-dominated industry, having held the coveted title since 2003.<p>As arguably …

Whiskey

This tiny home was 3D-printed in 24 hours

And it cost just over $10,000<p>At this point, a house (or a five-story building) made of 3D-printed parts is no longer a shocking sight. However, a new project in Russia takes the instant gratification of a 3D-printed structure one step further by getting all the printing done right on site.<p>Completed …

Architecture

Actually, Harley-Davidson doesn't pay India's 100% motorcycle tariff

It's true that there's a country witha 100% tariff on U.S.-made motorcycles. Donald Trump said the tax is unfair to Harley-Davidson in his speech Tuesday night.<p>But it's not clear that the iconic U.S. company is hurt by that tax.<p>That's because India is the only country with a 100% tariff on …

Interview: Anthony Bourdain's Ideal TV Audience Is Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain, now in his 14th year as a chef-turned-author-turned television host makes television for Anthony Bourdain.<p>His desire, along with …

An Introduction to Expedition 65

Sleeping under the same patch of Arizona stars as travelers from all over the world, I’m at an annual gathering called the Overland Expo (before …

Bolivia

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If you didn’t know where to go next, or were looking for specials on the place you know you want to see, the Travel and Adventure Show is in LA this …

The USA's 10 best motorcycle roads

A great road is a great road, but if you’re riding a motorcycle, you’re looking for something special: twisties, vistas, turnouts, that perfect stretch of smooth tarmac, and biker-friendly stops that make getting there most of the fun. Here are 10 of the best roads across America for an …

New MCN April 8: BMW Scrambler secret details

In this week's edition of MCN, available in newsagents, on iPad and Android from April 8:<p>- BMW Scrambler looks ready to rough up Ducati<br>- New Suzuki …

Motorcycles

How to Travel Internationally For The Very First Time

Did you know that only five percent of Americans travel abroad each year? Beat the odds, get a passport and go see the world. It's easier than you …

Ridesharing

I'm Riding A $450 Motorcycle Across Vietnam

Buying a $450 motorcycle to ride across a communist country devastated by war with your own sounds like a great idea, right? I thought so. Here's how …

Vietnam

Do You Live in a Motorcycle Country?

Do you sometimes feel lonely riding your bike, like you’re just about the only rider around? Or does it seem like every third person you know also …

It’s Economics, Stupid! Why Motorcycle Lane Filtering is Becoming More Accepted

No one likes commuting in traffic but if you have no choice but to face the morning and afternoon rush hour, there’s no better way to do so than on a …

Wales

Check Out This ‘Rocket Launcher’ Camera Made with an Olympus Air and 300mm Lens

Here’s one crazy way to use the new Olympus Air wireless modular camera: “rocket launcher” style. The photographer above attached the Olympus Air to …

Olympus

Dave Despain - The Ride of My Life

YouTube

This is Adventure: Changing the Definition of Adventure in Baja California Sur and Beyond

<b>Adventure is jumping off a sand dune like a child.</b><p>A photo posted by ATTA (@adventuretweets) on Mar 12, 2015 at 3:57pm PDT<p><b>Adventure is hiking to a</b> …

The Adult Way To Do Baja

When I was growing up, my babysitter would sometimes take my brother and me to Tijuana for the afternoon without telling my parents beforehand (this …

Life & Food

Secrets of the new Africa Twin

<b>Still a year away from production, we unearth Honda’s technical plans for the new Africa Twin.</b><p>Honda’s all-new Africa Twin adventure bike will be …

Off-roading