Melis Hoyman

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How to Fall in Love With the World

<b>It’s a sultry summer night in Paris.</b> You’ve had a dinner of <i>biftek-frites</i> and Burgundy with friends in the Quartier Latin and while they’ve opted for the Métro, you impetuously decide to wander on foot instead to the apartment you’ve rented for the month. You amble through Île Saint-Louis, listening …

The Best Gelato in Rome

In Italy, a land of such strict culinary customs that sprinkling Parmesan on your pizza is practically a crime, only one food is excepted from the no-eating-while-walking rule: gelato.<p>On warm evenings, Rome’s locals stroll the cobblestoned streets, cones and cups in hand.<p>However you eat it, gelato …

Best Travel Ads This Week: Nordic Countries Go For Sex Appeal

This week’s roundup of travel ads is edgier than most. It takes inspiration from viral videos, national statistics, and sporting events to add …

Geeky Chic: Google Glass Partners with Ray-Ban and Oakley for Stylish Computer Eyewear

Calling all tech-obsessed fashionistas! If you’ve been waiting for geek to become chic, Google may have just figured out how. The company just …

Google Glass makes you look like a 'dick on a Segway,' says designer Marc Newson

Speaking with <i>Dezeen</i> about his new range of glasses, renowned designer Marc Newson took some time out to throw some serious shade at Google Glass. Although Newson, whose diverse designs have spanned products, furniture, aircraft interiors, and fashion, feels that wearable technologies are the …

Ukraine vote pushed to next week

The Ukraine drama on Capitol Hill isn’t over just yet.<p>The Republican-led House was set to quickly pass a package of aid to Ukraine and sanctions against Russia in a brief pro forma session on Friday, which would have sent the measure straight to President Barack Obama for his signature.<p>But GOP …

Marc Jacobs' Hawaiian bag

FASHION A BAG FOR THE WEEKEND<p><b>Say Aloha to Marc Jacobs' handwoven cotton and rhinestone bag, with echoes of paradise islands that will transport you</b> …