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Mew Men Ramen Shop

Around the corner from NYC indie filmhouse IFC Center sits a new, small ramen joint Mew Men. It’s a little sister to the wildly popular Midtown basement pub Izakaya Mew, but here the menu is minimalist. There’s not much beyond the five ramen options, aside from a few appetizers like kara age …

West Village

10 of the world's epic train journeys

Whether gliding through the Rockies or labouring up the Andes, our pick of spectacular railway trips gets a green light for all budgets<p>Somewhat greedily, the Swiss boast three world-class rail journeys: the Glacier Express, the Bernina Express and, most spectacular of all, the Jungfraubahn. …

North Face

Vancouver's crazy housing market is moving closer to normal

Prices<p>Composite real estate prices in the Greater Vancouver region stopped skyrocketing. The composite benchmark home is now $919,300, a 0.8% decline from last month. While that sounds scary, it's still a 24.8% increase from last year, and 59.6% higher than the national average. Prices aren't …

A Sophisticated & Unique Family Home

Home style luxury does not hinge merely on the number of storys, dimensions of the house or the furnishings & decor. A refined taste for aesthetics & …

This Short Film Made By Pixar Animators in Their Spare Time Is Damn Good

Pixar animators Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj made this short film <i>Borrowed Time</i> over the past 5 years, and it’s fantastic. The story is set up as …

20 great UK walks with pubs, chosen by nature writers

Pull on your boots and enjoy the countryside in all its autumn glory. Ten of Britain’s best nature writers reveal their favourite routes – and where they like to refuel on the way<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 11miles<br>Time: 5</b>½ <b>hours<br>Start/finish: Grassington National Park Centre</b> …

The 12 Most Beautiful Bars and Restaurants in the World

Because you deserve to only eat and drink in stunning surroundings.<p>Great restaurants are loved for more than just their food. Interior design plays an important part in the overall dining experience, which is why the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards celebrate stunning eating and drinking spaces each …

Middle East

12 foreign islands that most Americans have probably never heard of

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

You're not young and free forever.<p>Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having …

Hot Buttered Apple Cider with Rum

• Half-gallon (64 ounces) all natural apple cider<br>• 1 stick (1/2 cup) unsalted butter, cut into tablespoons<br>• 1/4 cup dark brown sugar, packed<br>• 1-1/2 teaspoons …

2,000-year-old shipwreck releases human remains from watery grave

<b>(CNN) —</b> The diver wiggled a hand over the debris, watching with anticipation as the sediment of the seafloor scattered. And as the water cleared, what was revealed was unmistakable -- human remains.<p>Off the coast of the isolated Mediterranean island of Antikythera in Greece lies one of the largest …

Shipwrecks

13 cool modern ideas for your walls

For a quick and easy room revamp, looking at changing up your walls is a great idea. However, if you think there's only paint and wallpaper to choose …

Great Escape: The Best Travel Instagrams Of The Week [14.09.16]

Imagine you’re James Bond (shouldn’t be hard, we do it all the time). You’ve got the Omega watch and the Tom Ford suits. You have the Aston Martin …

A Warrior's Workout

Apple works to fit the smart home under a single roof

Wait for others to take the first steps, let things mature a bit, then swoop in with a simpler, more unified solution. It’s the first entry on the first page of the Apple playbook. And it tends to work like a charm.<p>If you’re reading this, odds are pretty good that you’re in possession of some small …

A Ghost Town Side Trip in Southwest Utah

Smack dab between Zion National Park and Red Cliffs National Conservation Area lies a small, abandoned town that was <i>the</i> place to be, be seen, and get …

Ghost Towns

10 Tips For Getting Your Kitchen Lighting Right

Since the kitchen is where most families spend the bulk of their time, it's important that the space is designed just right, especially when it comes …

A Visit to the French Village of Beaune Is Like Stepping Into a Fairy Tale

A French holiday can mean many things: shopping on Rue Saint-Honoré, opera-going at the Palais Garnier, lounging on the rocky beaches of Nice, basking in the scent of lavender in Provence. But if you’re looking for fairy-tale France, like Belle’s “little town” from Disney’s <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> with …

The truth behind testosterone: why men risk it all

How do hormones such as testosterone and cortisol affect our ability to work, rest and play? A stock-market trader turned neuroscientist has the …

15 Recipes to Prove That Frosé Is *the* Chill Drink Trend of Summer

Rosé is *the* wine of choice during the hot summer months, crowding out all the other bevvies in the cooler. It’s no coincidence that, this year in particular, when Rose Quartz is the on-trend color, rosé is the most on-trend drink you can have. Well, you fell in love with wine slushies already, so …

Rosé

Ten Hidden Hotel Gems in France

(c) Hostellerie la Roseraie<p>Tucked away in all corners in France are delightful inns offering warm hospitality, rural tranquillity and, in many cases, excellent food. Here, The Good Hotel Guide picks ten of its favourite hotels from its collection of hidden gems in France - the kind of hotels that …

Dining Rooms

It Took 125 Years To Notice THIS In A Painting Millions Have Seen

Ferris Bueller Took This Day Off 31 Years Ago

And we have proof, thanks to internet sleuthing.<p>On Wednesday, June 5, 1985, Ferris Bueller woke up and decided to have the most epic hooky day in movie history. Today marks the 31st anniversary of that day, a fact uncovered thanks to the baseball footage used in <i>Ferris Bueller's Day Off</i>.<p>In the film, …

Entertainment

Nine-Foot Tall Sand Sculpture of Elephant Playing Chess with a Mouse – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Artists Ray Villafane and Sue Beatrice create an incredibly detailed, life-size sand sculpture of an elephant playing chess with a field mouse. FYI: …

25 Reasons Norway Is The Greatest Place On Earth

Norway is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on Earth. It's home to more natural wonders than we can count and it has stunning cities, fascinating history and really happy people.<p>Norway's not cheap. But it's worth it. Here are 25 reasons why.<p><b>1. It's actually one of the happiest places on</b> …

Hugh Newell Jacobsen Releases Customizable 'Dream Home' Plans

Name-brand modern architecture available to the masses<p>In the 90s, <i>Life</i> magazine launched its brilliant Dream House experiment, commissioning famous architects to design the perfect affordable home, and then sell the plans to anyone for just a few hundred dollars.<p>Maven of American Minimalism Hugh …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Film short about disabled puppy wins hearts, 59 awards, job offers from Disney

This boy seems not unlike other boys — he plays video games, he gets annoyed when his mom gets in his way, and he's fascinated by a gift she gives him in a large cardboard box — but as we find out at the end of this video short, there's more to him than we initially believe.<p><b>Don't miss more of our</b> …

Partying Underground in Paris’s Secret Corners

PARIS — Inside an abandoned seven-floor, 70-room house near the Arc de Triomphe, more than 650 revelers in floor-length gowns, curly white wigs and feathered masks gathered on a Friday night in January.<p>A nearly nude woman with a giant bouffant and flower-adorned underwear performed a sultry dance …