Kathy Emsoff

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The Murmurations of Starlings

When starlings flock together, wheeling and darting through the sky in tight, fluid formations, we call it a murmuration. These murmurations can range from small groups of a few hundred starlings in a small ball, to undulating seas of millions of birds, blocking out the sun. I thought today would …

5 Doughnuts We Love in Berlin, Germany

Gallery5 Doughnuts We Love in Berlin, Germany<p>Want to eat a <i>Berliner</i> in Berlin? Doughnuts may seem like an all-American treat, but you can easily find samples of Kennedy's infamous jelly doughnut in Germany's capital. Although the urban legend around his <i>"Ich bin ein Berliner"</i> story is actually …

Back in the GDR: Berlin's East Germany museum

The Berlin museum is a fascinating, if slightly contradictory, look back at life in the German Democratic Republic, capturing the ambiguities of the former communist state<p>This blogpost first appeared on the Slow Travel Berlin blog<p>The GDR Museum in Berlin is actually two museums in one. And these …

What's New In Germany, Hungary And Austria For 2013

Three countries with a rich heritage--Germany, Hungary, and Austria--each have a constantly evolving sightseeing scene. Here's the latest:<p>Getting into the Reichstag, Berlin's parliament building (with its striking 155-foot-tall glass cupola), has been difficult over the last few years due to …

OMG, I Want This House: Manhattan

Suffer from apartment envy? Wait until you see this New York townhouse where art and modern design are entwined.<p>Simon Upton/The Interior Archive

OMG, I Want This House: San Francisco (Photos)

Bring the beach home—without the sand? We’ll take it. Take a look at Ken Fulk’s San Francisco townhouse.<p>Karyn R Millet/The Interior Archive,Ken Fulk

11 Illustrious Hotels Around the World (Photos)

Ever wanted to stay in a castle? Or the palace of a sultan? Your dreams can come true at one of these historic hotels.

The Best of the Best Places to Visit in 2014 (Photos)

To help with 2014 vacation planning, the Andrew Harper team has rounded up the best of the best bars, restaurants, spas, adventures, and more from …

From Italy to Santa Fe, the Best Hotels of 2014

From Amsterdam to Australia and from Santa Fe to Switzerland, check out some of the most luxurious—and relaxing—hotels on the planet.<p>Grand Hotel …