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The Best Bars in America, 2013

It's a tricky time for bars: are they places to escape reality, or are they places to marvel at how a drink gets made? So, as well as adding to our ever-growing list, we assess the state of things: the bars, the bartenders, the drinkers. Drinking itself.<p>It's a tricky time for bars: are they places …

Jimi Hendrix

Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the June 2013 Issue

Enjoy these cartoons from the June issue of HBR, and test your management wit in the <b>HBR Cartoon Caption Contest at the bottom of this post</b>. If we choose your caption as the winner, you will be featured in next month’s magazine and win a free Harvard Business Review Press book.<p>“It’s not a …

25 Grilled Pork Recipes For Your Memorial Day Grill

Gallery25 Grilled Pork Recipes For Your Memorial Day Grill<p>As far as we're concerned, pigs roasting over open fires are just as patriotic as apple pie. This Memorial Day, celebrate America's great porcine bounty with one of our 25 grilled pork recipes, ranging from ultra-simple to …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Why I Became a 1-Gallon Homebrewer

When I first started brewing beer at home, I was a five-gallon girl — much like most new homebrewers. It's just what you do. But there were drawbacks …

Beer

Chicken Dinners: Pasta with Mixed Mushrooms and Green Onions

This week I was craving chicken with pasta. But what else to flavor it with? I scurried down the block to my local market and roamed the produce aisles looking for inspiration. I usually think Italian when I make pasta, but since the market mostly sells Asian food, I needed to think out of the …

10 Reasons to Go to Bimini

Even for the savviest travelers, there’s a tendency to overlook those spots that are right under your nose. And the irony, of course, is that these …

Scuba Diving

Your Off-the-Beaten-Path Tuscany Itinerary

We love to travel, but let’s face it…we don’t always love other travelers. As long as there’s been a beaten path, travelers have been trying to get …

Europe

Guide to the Best of Southwest Ireland

Ireland may have a reputation for rainy weather but without the storm clouds, the spacious green fields wouldn’t be nearly as vibrant. This is …

New Luxury Cliffside Camp Opens in Montana

Montana’s plush Paw’s Up resort is about to get even more posh.<p>Debuting June 1 is Cliffside Camp, taking the glamping trend—which Paw’s Up, based in …

Hotels

Sailing the Fiji Islands with Captain Cook Cruises

The islands of Fiji are a slice of South Pacific paradise: a dramatic montage of lush volcanic isles fringed by palm-studded beaches; uninhabited …

Cruise Ships

12 Best Men’s Shops in Paris

Shopping is always high on the to-do list when visiting this capital of fashion. But guys often get short shrift when it comes to finding out what’s …

Avalon Waterways Launches Amazon River Cruises

Spanish conquistador Francisco de Orellano was the first explorer to sail the length of the mighty Amazon River and now, 471 years later, you can …

5 Reasons to Visit Baja

Mexico has a destination for everyone. You can hit the beach or stroll through non-coastal towns like Oaxaca and Cuernavaca. You can taste tequila …

Cabo San Lucas

5 Reasons to Go to Colorado this Summer

Colorado evokes images of snow-capped peaks and knee-deep powder, but when the snow melts and the chairlifts shut down for the season, the Rocky …

National Parks

New Zealand’s Top 5 Ultra-Luxe Lodges

New Zealand’s natural bounty beckons us into the great outdoors, but by no means do travelers need to rough it to reap Mother Nature’s rewards. …

Hotels

4 Perfect Southern Summer Itineraries

Ah, the American South—a region filled with charming cities, good people, and better food. Although temperatures can soar during the summertime, we …

Brazil

5 Reasons to Go to the Aran Islands

Guinness, fiddles, and all-around Celtic madness: you’ve waited your whole life to pub hop in Ireland. But on your visit to the Emerald Isle, why not …

Ireland

Top Winery Restaurants Around the World

Visiting wineries around the world is an all-time luxury. And more often than not a visit to one includes more than just getting to taste great wine. …

Fodor’s Launches Weekend Getaways for 2013

Once t-shirt season arrives, dreams of weekend trips become rampant. Who doesn’t love the idea of packing up the car and skipping town for 42 hours …

Travel

Bermuda: The Cure for East Coast Vacation Deprivation

Vacation Deprivation: Chances are you or someone you know is suffering from it right now. According to a 2012 survey by Expedia, Americans earn fewer …

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