Katty Elizabeth Rowe

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The Towns Italy Forgot

From the September 2011 issue of National Geographic Traveler<p>I awaken on a high bed plush with pillows and antique linens. Rays of sunlight filter through a grated window, casting a honeyed glow on the room’s curved, rough-hewn walls and high ceiling. An old wood table topped with a white cloth …


Angola and Gabon 'to become holiday hotspots'

An analysis of the World Travel and Tourism Council’s (WTTC) growth figures, by the website Lovehomeswap.com, revealed 50 destinations that could emerge as holiday hotspots over the next ten years.<p>They are ranked according to the projected growth per annum of travel and tourism as a direct …

The ghastly glory of Europe’s jewel-encrusted relics

At once horrifying and enchanting, the Germanic tradition of bejewelled relics illuminates our feelings about mortality.<p>It’s partly a question of taste. When Anna Eliza Bray was collecting materials for The Mountains and Lakes of Switzerland (1841) she was proudly shown the ornamented skeleton of …

A Winter Bath for Every Ailment: The Soaks That Cure Colds, Sore Muscles, and Beyond

"There must be quite a few things a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them," Sylvia Plath wrote in <i>The Bell Jar</i>. Decades later, in parts of the world where water flows freely, her words still resonate. This is the time of year we sit on our bathtub’s ledge, reach for our faucets, settle …

Summer 2015

Welcome once again to the Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases, our seasonal guide to new music. Four times a year, we round up a list of albums, singles, EPs, and DVDs arriving over the coming months. Hey, maybe you'll buy some of them! This installment covers summer 2015.<p>Beginning next week, …

13 brilliant ideas that turned these people into self-made billionaires

In general, nine out of 10 startups fail.<p>But the ones that make it all have one thing in common: a brilliant idea.<p>Like the ones these self-made billionaires used to start their companies.


23 places you should visit in 2015

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2015.<p>From the Philippines to Peru, here are the best places to travel this year.

23 Amazing Ways to Use Lavender

Soaps, scones and rooms sprays are just the beginning.<p>Wondering what to do with all that lavender you're growing in your yard? Soaps, scones and rooms sprays are just the beginning.

Top 10 U.S. National Park Landmarks

National Parks

Decorating Hacks You Can Complete In An Hour

Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your space.<p>Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your …