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Ban The United States From The Olympics

At a press briefing last week with International Olympic Committee spokesman Mark Adams, there was stern talk about a country of cheaters so shot through with a gold-at-all-costs mentality that they countenanced the systematic exploitation of Olympic athletes.<p>And when they weren’t talking about the …

Gymnastics

These Contemporary Lake Tahoe Chalets Have Ski-In, Ski-Out Access

Located at the Northstar Resort in Truckee, California, these LEED Gold residences offer views of the slopes—and a few are looking for buyers.<p>Upon entry into a 3,400-square-foot single-family unit, large windows provide stunning views of the mountain ranges beyond. Interior spaces are filled with …

Architecture

20 Beautiful Beach Cottages

1 of 100<p>1. Charming South Carolina Cottage<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 100<p>Lively Living Area<p>3 of 100<p>Soothing Blue Bedroom<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 100<p>Tropical …

How to Cut Toxic People Out of Your Life | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from AJ Harbinger.</i><p>There’s an old myth that frogs will pull down other frogs trying to escape a pot of boiling …

How to Dress for the Holidays: Your 60 Second Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

The holidays are supposed to be a break in our everyday lives — something special that lifts us out of the mundane. Part of what makes an occasion …

26 of the year's best movies no one saw

Superheroes and big-budget sequels gobbled up the biggest box office grosses of 2017, leaving plenty of room for critical darlings to slip through …

How To Find Your Favorite Automotive Fonts

Many typefaces in your favorite car badges, gauges and advertisements are instantly recognizable. Now if you want know what those word-designs are …

Oia, Santorini, Greece

Meet the showgirls of France’s legendary cabaret

Incredible sexy snaps show life backstage inside a world-famous French cabaret that has worked with some of the world’s top stars.<p>Since its creation …

Eurail's New Train Route Is the Best Way to See Switzerland and Italy in One Trip

Traveling around Europe has never been easier.<p>For many of us here at <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i>, nothing quite beats traveling by train—especially when in Europe, where that particular mode of transport rewards you with spectacular scenery and an ease of crossing borders rarely replicated anywhere else. …

A Couple from the Landlocked West “Circumnavigates” the USA in a Year

It’s funny how the bug bites. In January 2010, my husband, Kirk, and I were vacationing in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, when we signed up for an excursion …

BMW Celebrates Arrival of 3 Series Edition With Family Photo Shoot

Classic Inca Orange 320i welcomes latest model<p>Before the new Edition variants of the BMW 3 Series sedan and wagon make their way from the company’s Munich plant to dealer lots, BMW stopped to snap a few family photos. Check out these cool shots of a first-generation 320i (E21) model in a beautiful …

16 Ways to Eat Eggs for Dinner

Gone are the days when eggs were a breakfast-only food—they've officially broken out of their shells to become a bona fide mealtime staple at dinner, …

Breakfast

2017 Jeep Compass Photo Gallery

Boats

Sketchbook: How to Get Unstuck

A. If a quick maneuver doesn’t spin her off, try reducing the draft by heeling her over with a backed sail and shifting some weight.<p><b>B.</b> In tidal …

Know how: Sailing 101

You don't need to know much about how a piston engine works in order to drive a car. You get in, turn on the engine, shift into gear, step on the …

Charter News: Sailing Vacations with a Twist

A warm breeze across the deck and an azure sea are enough for me, and it’s what I remember most when I’m not on the water. But for many sailors, a …

Sailing

How to Delete All Emails at Once on Your iPhone or iPad

Need iPad and iPhone help? Sign up for iPhone Life Insider and I’ll help you with all of your iPhone troubleshooting and iOS-related issues. Here’s a question from an Insider who wants to know how to mass delete emails on iPhone. In my answer I cover how to get rid of all emails at once on iPhone …

iOS

The history of Land Rover

This series looks at the histories of the world's most famous car brands. We've charted the course of these companies, from their first conception in the oily early days of automotive engineering, to their current form as multi-billion pound global behemoths.<p>In this episode we look at a brand with …

Automotive Industry

75+ Hobby Ideas For Men | The Art of Manliness

In the days of old, leisure time was not thought of as a chance to “veg out,” but as an opportunity to pursue one’s passions and interests — an …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Junkyard Gem: 1982 Honda Prelude

A rare first-generation Prelude shows up in a Northern California car graveyard.<p>The first-generation Honda Prelude was sold in the United States for the 1979 through 1982 model years, before being replaced by the bigger, faster, less quirky-looking second-gen version. These cars sold fairly well in …

How to Make Beef Stroganoff | The Art of Manliness

Back in the mid-eighties, my idea of the perfect evening would have been playing <i>1942</i> on my Nintendo until my thumbs were numb, capped off with a big …

The Best Castle Hotels in Ireland

Live out your “once upon a time” at these experiential Irish castle hotels—Prince(ss) Charming not included.

U.S. Government Warns of Potential Terrorist Attacks, Kidnappings in Istanbul

The U.S. Consulate General Istanbul also warns that extremist groups are continuing aggressive efforts to attack Americans and other foreigners.<p>Though the U.S. State Department last updated its Turkey travel warning on September 23, 2016, the U.S. Consulate General Istanbul on October 22 posted …

Lizzie Fortunato's Utterly Copycatable Trip to Vietnam and Cambodia

The Indochina itinerary you'll want to reuse for yourself.<p>Earlier this year, jewelry and leather goods designer Lizzie Fortunato and her boyfriend took a perfect holiday to Vietnam and Cambodia. To plot their itinerary, Fortunato looked to social media. "Blog and Instagram research is my go-to …

Vietnam

Why You Should Visit London Now (And What to Do When You Get There): Travelogue Podcast

Post-Brexit airfares to London are staggeringly cheap right now—so what are you waiting for? We asked our resident Brits to plan the perfect trip across the pond.<p>We may be biased, but we happen to think that one of the finest times to visit London is that golden week between Christmas and New …

The 5 Best Last-Minute Getaways to Take in June

June may be the beginning of peak season in some summer hot spots, but it doesn't mean there aren't locations that are worth a little spontaneity.<p>Did you miss our June edition of <b>Travel Here Now</b>? Each month, contributing editor Mark Ellwood hops on Facebook Live to tell us where to go for a …

Travel

Why You Should Visit Koufonisia, Greece, the Mediterranean Montauk

Long overshadowed by neighbors like Santorini, this Greek island is coming into its own.<p>The Cyclades island cluster is Greece’s answer to the Hamptons. These small communities, once rustic hideaways, have morphed into scene-y summer staples, luring visitors via superb weather, a chic setting, and …

Travel

The 10 Most Beautiful Small Towns in France

While we love Paris in the summer when it sizzles or the winter when it drizzles, there's plenty more to see in France than just the capital. From wine country to the Alps, these small towns have beauty to rival any major city in the world.

The 10 Safest Countries in the World

Start planning your travel to these peaceful places.<p>Despite the world being full of messes in 2017—including in the travel sector—it actually managed to become safer overall, year over year. It's still below levels from a decade ago, but improvement counts for something. But while world peace has …