Frank Rudisch

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The Art of Japan’s Most Mouth-Watering Ramen

The chefs of Japan’s most prestigious ramen shops share their secrets and philosophies in a new documentary, ‘Ramen Heads,’ in theaters this …

9 Illustrated Chapter Book Series to Engage Early Readers

As my twins’ literacy and comprehension skills have grown, we’ve searched for ways to keep them engaged with books that are age-appropriate yet …

Don't try this on holiday: freerunning over skyscrapers

'I'm on the top floor of a 60-storey building in downtown Hong Kong. My friend Jason Paul and I are desperate to get up to the roof but the door in …

Travel

See hilly Hong Kong on escalator that sets records

<b>(CNN) —</b> Exploring the bustling Central business district of Hong Kong on foot can be quite the challenge.<p>The area's hilly landscape, combined with subtropical heat and smothering humidity of this part of China, would test the stamina of a mountaineer.<p>Luckily, there's the Central-Mid-Levels …

Hong Kong

Where to go if you want a specially tailored suit in Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Since colonial times, Hong Kong has been the place to go for quality shirts and bespoke suits at reasonable prices. But the abundance of …

Crock Pot Texas Barbecued Beef

This easy crock pot barbecue beef is a snap to make in the slow cooker. If it's raining and you can't cook out, turn to the slow cooker! An easy Dr. …

Cooking

Eugene's Crockpot Shredded Beef Barbecue

Eugene's easy crockpot beef barbecue is made with cola and seasonings, along with ketchup and onion soup mix.<p>Only 4 ingredients make it a breeze to …

Cooking

9 Classic Car Games That Can Save Your Next Road Trip

Family road trips don't have to slide into backseat squabbling and a chorus of "Are we there yet?" The trick is to fight boredom and keep kids …

Beer-lovers can now plan their trip around New Zealand using this craft beer map

You’ve heard of New Zealand’s wine regions, but did you know NZ is also famous for its role in the craft beer revolution that has swept the world?<p>For the last five years small batch brewers have been popping up all over this tiny nation, prompting some enterprising locals to develop a craft beer …

Craft Beer

Lego Boost is going to turn all your Lego toys into programmable robots

Cat robots, super car robots and more: Lego's new kit debuting at CES combines coding and robot-building, and it uses old bricks.<p>CES is full of robots, but Lego robots... well, that doesn't happen every year.<p>Educational codable robot toys have been a mega-trend in kid tech over the last year, from …

Lego

How to get in to Hong Kong's best secret bars

Hong Kong

Beachcomber Seychelles Sainte AnneRinged by one of the largest...

Beachcomber Seychelles Sainte AnneRinged by one of the largest marine parks in the Indian Ocean, Beachcomber Seychelles Sainte Anne is ideal for …

Teenage Photographer Captures Life In Hong Kong In The 1950s

Street photography is nothing like shooting in the studio, because you're capturing life in the moment and shooting from a bystander's perspective …

Meet Hong Kong's Most Badass Nissan Skyline Mechanic

Last month, I visited Hong Kong on a quest to get a taste of the territory’s thriving JDM car culture. In the process, I met Alan Chan, the most …

Six Sexy Hotels in Amsterdam

More than a popular travel destination, Amsterdam, the forward-thinking capital of the Netherlands, is a state of mind. Part thriving cultural hub, …

The Lazy Chef's Guide to Grilling: 20 Tools That Make Barbecuing Way Easier

Tired of slaving over a hot grill?<p>I love me a barbecue. The music is blaring, the beer is flowing, and the smell of a fired-up grill makes me …

Buyer’s Guide: Traction Mats – Expedition Portal

This Korean Barbecue Recipe Is a Must Try this Weekend!

Feast on bold Korean flavors with this beef barbecue recipe. Not a fan of strip loin? Use beef short ribs, bacon-cut pork, or chicken thigh fillets …

No Snapchat In The Bedroom? An Online Tool To Manage Kids' Media Use

Whether your kid is 3 and obsessed with Daniel Tiger videos or 15 and spending half her conscious hours on Snapchat, you are probably somewhat conflicted about how to think about their media habits.<p>How much time? What kind of media? What should our family's rules be?<p>When the American Academy of …

Social Media

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

Apps

47 years of Hong Kong’s changing places and faces – through lens of photographer Keith Macgregor

Photographer Keith Macgregor has been focusing his camera on Hong Kong’s rapidly changing places and faces for the past 47 years – and shows no sign …

Hong Kong

Wo man im Bulli noch am Strand schlafen kann

Einsamkeit mit Aussicht: In Estland, Lettland und Litauen finden Wohnmobilfans unfassbar idyllische Stellplätze. Wir stellen die schönsten vor.<p>Das …

The passenger train created to carry the dead

Devoted to carrying corpses, the London Necropolis Railway was the spookiest, strangest train line in British history – but also possibly the most useful.<p>For 87 years, nearly every day, a single train ran out of London and back. It left from a dedicated station near Waterloo built specifically for …

Trains
Hong Kong

Every day, thousands ride Earth's longest escalator system

In hilly Hong Kong, department store mainstays become go-to transit.<p><b>It’s late on a Friday morning in Hong Kong</b> and the call to prayer rings and drifts out from the century-old gates of the Jamia Mosque, merging with the mechanical click-click of another local landmark: the Central to Mid-Levels …

Hong Kong

Fall’s Best New Audiobooks for Kids and Teens

Listening to audiobooks is not only a fun way to experience picture and chapter books, it’s also a great way to enhance skills like vocabulary, …

Is this Hong Kong? Tai Ng captures the city's astounding natural beauty | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

After purchasing a camera three years ago, Tai Ng experimented with photography in various locations while working in Hong Kong. He later developed …

Call for tighter checks after Shanghai car is spotted in HK

A private car with a Shanghai license plate has been spotted in Hong Kong, sparking calls for tighter border control.<p>The Transport Department has …

Hong Kong

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Apps