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13 Restaurants Worth a Drive from Seattle

Sometimes, it's important to get the hell out of dodge. Luckily for locals and visitors to Seattle, there's plenty worth traveling for nearby, from wine country to the coast to the mountains.<p>But it can be challenging to pick a restaurant as memorable as the trip. Whether travelers are looking for …

Seattle

Here's how you can rent these vacation mansions for under $200 per person a night

There's a company that's like Airbnb for mansions.<p>If you've never hear of Thirdhome, that's probably because started as an exclusive members only …

Real Estate

Best Bites: Copycat Levain Bakery cookies

<i>Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your never-ending craving for food content through quick, beautiful videos for the at-home foodie. Check back on Tuesdays and Thursdays for new episodes!</i><p>In this week's episode of Best Bites we whip up some ooey gooey decadent …

Dessert

The best luxury alternatives to cruises in the Galapagos Islands

By Simon Williams on May 13, 2018 in Accommodation, Ecuador, Hotels, Regions, South America<p>Many people dream of a holiday to the Galapagos Islands, a …

South America

There’s nowhere your smartphone can’t see with this awesome wireless camera accessory

If love cool new smartphone accessories, prepare to be wowed. The Depstech 1200P Semi-rigid Wireless Borescope Camera is a 16-foot borescope that …

Gear & Gadgets

15 Best Affordable Pinot Noir

Looking for an affordable bottle of Pinot Noir? Here, F&W's wine expert Ray Isle lists 15 great bottles—all under $20.<p>1 of 15<p>2014 The Pinot Project …

Farm-to-table

Shine a Spotlight On Your Laces, They Need It

It’s time to stop with the boring laces. Those all-white or brown ones have served enough time on your feet. Whether you’ve broken a shoelace, or …

Shoes

Sonoma Wine Country House

Situated on a hilltop overlooking 40 wooded acres, the Sonoma Wine Country House takes advantage of its northern California location with seamless …

Architecture

Roku Gin

Internationally known for whiskey, Suntory has also made gin since 1936. Their latest release is named Roku (Japanese for six) and highlights the six …

Cherry Blossom

Greg's Southern Biscuits Recipe

"Light and fluffy and the closest thing I've found to my grandmother's biscuits. Delicious for jams, butter, honey, corn syrup, or just great bread …

New York City's Ice Cream Scene Is Just Getting Better and Better

Three of the city's most popular spots are opening new locations this year.<p>Nothing spells sunshine like a whole slew of new ice cream shops arriving …

Ice Cream

Stunning home in California wine country opens up to the outdoors

Feldman Architecture‘s beautiful House in Healdsburg embraces the outdoors with large pivoting walls that blur the boundaries between inside and out. …

Grasshopper Studio

An architect and landscape designer become their own clients for the Grasshopper Studio. The husband-wife team expands their 1940s Seattle home. In …

The simple secret to making the perfect gin and tonic

The gin and tonic is just one of <i>those</i> cocktails.<p>Lore has it that the concoction was created by British colonists in the 1800s when they mixed antimalarial quinine tonic with gin and sugar. Over the centuries, it's become a default cocktail of summer: cool and refreshing.<p>Gin is essentially vodka …

Prairies

Olive and Stone Residence

Built on a hillside in Greece's Panorama village, the Olive and Stone Residence uses a series of verandas to take advantage of the surrounding …

Architecture

Lauren Fleshman and Jesse Thomas's Perfect Day in Bend

The pro athletes, parents, and founders of Picky Bars know where to find the best food and drinks in their town<p>Runner Lauren Fleshman and her husband, triathlete Jesse Thomas, are the right kind of picky. For them it’s about knowing when to treat yourself to the best. “I’m not a dieter or extreme …

Eastern Oregon

The Best Coffee in Every State

Plus, at least one runner-up for every choice.<p>There's never been a better time to be a coffee drinker here in the United States. After decades of …

Baselworld 2018: Nomos Designed a New Watch Inspired by Vintage Cars

<i>Baselworld, the biggest watch event of the year, is happening now at the Messe Basel in Basel, Switzerland. We’ve got a team on the ground, there to</i> …

'Wild Wild Country' Is The Best Documentary About A Homicidal 1980s Oregon Sex Cult That You'll See All Year

The Rajneesshee cult started building their utopian city of the future in rural Oregon during the early 1980s. And while it all began with peace and …

Pies and Tarts

These incredible desserts include Momofuku pastry chef Christina Tosi's luscious brown butter custard pie.

Baking

Bourbon Cocktails

Bourbon is one of our favorites spirits, and these cocktails put this whiskey in the spotlight. From a refreshing bourbon fizz to a sophisticated …

America's Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

From jumbo-sized versions sprinkled with fleur de sel to flavorful recipes made with aged dough, America’s best bakers are putting incredible spins …

Why Are Enamel Dial Watches So Expensive?

Most watch dials start as a disc of raw metal. It doesn’t matter if your watch costs a few hundred dollars or a few thousand. That metal disc is then …

These 8 Prefabs in Seattle Make Us Want to Move to the Emerald City

There's a reason why prefabs are becoming ever so popular in the booming northwestern corner of Seattle, Washington.<p>Although Seattle has long been acclaimed for being surrounded by water, mountains, and evergreen forests, more recently, it's become a hotbed for modern design and high-quality …

Architecture

These Mediterranean Diet Desserts Taste So Good You'll Forget They're Good for You

Just because the Mediterranean diet is one of the healthiest diets for weight loss doesn't mean dessert is off the menu. These healthy Mediterranean …

Timex - Archive Waterbury Chronograph Stainless Steel and Oiled-Canvas Watch

TimexArchive Waterbury Chronograph Stainless Steel and Oiled-Canvas Watch<p>€170<p>Click to Close<p>Editors' Notes<p>Size & Fit<p>Details & Care<p>Delivery & Free …

These Wallets Are Indestructible, Will Last a Lifetime and Are Now 20% Off

The fabric used in ballistic body armor has to be tough. The ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene fibers are durable, water-, bullet- and …

The 10 Best Whitening Toothpastes, According to Dentists

Although they won't make your teeth instantly jump several shades brighter like an in-office treatment would, whitening toothpastes are a great way to subtly remove stains and diminish yellowness. While peroxide is still the gold-standard ingredient to make teeth sparkle, those concerned about its …

I tried the Under Armour sheets designed to aid Tom Brady's muscle recovery after workouts — and they actually worked

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Under Armour<p>Tom Brady is a sports legend. He's one of only two players to ever win five Super Bowl Championships, and at 40 years of age, …

Under Armour

Optik Instruments’ Horizon Wristwatch Deconstructs the Way We Tell Time

British design firm Optik Instruments is gearing up to launch its new Horizon wristwatch that could shake-up the way we tell time. It makes a whole …

Watches