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8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Luxury hotels can cost thousands of dollars a night, but they don't have to.

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.

Here are …

Travel Deals

21 Terms Every Whiskey Lover Should Know

The most important whisky jargon, from cooperage to small-batch, defined.

1. BEER

Whiskey is made from beer. Boring, sometimes weird beer, but beer nonetheless.

2. CASK STRENGTH

Whiskey bottled at the (high) proof at which it came out of the barrel. More expensive, ounce for ounce, but if you're …

Food

A Man’s Guide to Travel Luggage: Choosing the Right Bag for Your Trip

Vacations, business trips, conferences, class reunions–whenever you leave home, part of your wardrobe has to come with you. We’ve talked before about …

Flying

7 Quality Hallmarks of A Tie — Gentleman's Gazette

There are millions of ties out there and every year, millions more are added but only very few are of such good quality that are your worth your …

Hallmark

How To Make An Adequate Manhattan

The Adequate Man is almost assuredly a boozer. Most abstainers do so because their sobriety is mandated by either higher-order preoccupations—see …

New York

How To Stock Your Home Bar

No one's coming over to your house for a flaming cocktail. Conversely, no one's coming over to your house if you have no booze at all. You don't need …

Drinking

An Open Letter to Matt O'Connor

An Open Letter to Matt O’Connor

Matt,

I’ve been lucky enough in my time here at Boston University to get to know you and become friends with you. I …

Boston University

Basic Guide to Book Collecting

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So you want to start a book collection - but not sure where to start? We have created this series of web pages as …

Guides

Boutonniere Guide — Gentleman's Gazette

Last week, we explored the history of the buttonhole and debunked the myth about how it came into existence. Today, we want to look at different …

Clothing

Conversation Topics & The Art of Conversation — Gentleman's Gazette

Whether you are attending a formal dinner, a cocktail party or hosting an informal dinner, the art of conversation is a skill that can be mastered. …

Aesthetics

How to Make the Ultimate Bachelor Sandwich

Courtesy of Katz's Delicatessen's Jake Dell, your new weeknight fix.

"Should we call this the eligible bachelor sandwich?" Jake Dell asks from behind the counter. That deli counter, nearly a century old, has probably heard worse lines than this. But we're in the midst of staging a shoot for The …

New York

How To Tie A With A Dimple — Gentleman's Gazette

Whenever I go to events where people wear neckties, I usually see a number of men who don’t really seem to know how to properly tie a tie. The knot …

Dimple

Spit Shine Shoes Like A Gentleman

This instructable will teach you how to get dress shoes to have a near mirror shine and what you will need to do so. It takes a little time and a …

Shoes

Drink of the Day: Gentleman's Cocktail

March 29, 2015 | By Shaun the Bartender | Add a Comment

Hope your Sunday is getting off to a good start. If it isn’t here’s a nice bourbon cocktail I …

Mixology

10 items to complete your gentleman's study | The Gentlemans Journal | The latest in style and grooming, food and drink, business, lifestyle, culture, sports, restaurants, nightlife, travel and power.

A gentleman’s study is a place one can retreat from the stresses of everyday life. It’s a space where a man can conduct his business in peace, as …

Charles and Ray Eames

7 Rarest Qualities of a True Gentleman

These days, it’s hard to meet a man with qualities of a true gentleman. But every woman still hopes to find a true gentleman, chivalry is surely not …

Open Doors

How to Look Good In Royal Blue | A Gentleman’s Guide | The Journal | Issue 210 | 01 April 2015

A Gentleman’s Guide

How to Look Good In Royal Blue

The colour of the season is a powerful one. Here are seven ways to make it work for you

Royal, azure, …

Clothing

Collar Club: A New Luxury Shirt Subscription Service for the Modern Gentleman

Every man wants to feel like James Bond from time to time. A seemingly never-ending supply of immaculate clothing at your fingertips, leaving you …

James Bond

18 things every modern gentleman should have in his closet

You've accumulated clothes over the years. You may have some favorite pieces, as well as some you'd never let go.

But do you have the right pieces? The essentials? The pieces no wardrobe should be without?

It's probably time to take stock of your wardrobe to make sure.

Don't get caught in the rain …

Clothing

8 Secrets Of A Great Summer Sport Coat — Gentleman's Gazette

As it gets warmer, men begin the annual transition from heavy to lightweight clothing to beat the heat. However, lightweight clothing alone isn’t …

Clothing

How I Came Out as Gray

It was supposed to be our secret. My hairdresser claimed to possess a special elixir that could subtly, naturally, almost undetectably “blend away” gray hair, which, at 45, I had a touch of.

Sitting before a mirror in her chair, uncertain whether to start the masquerade, I examined my head in a way …

Flannery O'Connor

Should Grown Men Use Emoji?

A specter is haunting our communications: the specter of emoji. Right now, it’s likely that someone you know is texting a thumbs-up image to confirm a meeting, or maybe sending off a friendly ghost emoji to say “boo” to a friend.

Yet the little guys (and gals, and farm animals, and foodstuffs) …

Emoji

Pyjamas Through the AgesDerek Rose

The Rose family has made luxury pyjamas since 1926, but the garment’s history reaches back to the 17th century. Pyjamas were made globally popular …

'Yoga Pants are Ruining Women' and Other Style Advice From Fran Lebowitz

Sartorial tirades from one of the most tailored and opinionated dressers in all of New York City.

"You are calling me from a cell phone," Fran Lebowitz , the cultural critic, writer, and sometimes actress announces, mere seconds after I say hello. She says it's the worst connection in the history of …

Oven Roasted Chicken with Lemon Rosemary Garlic Butter

Searching through cookbooks, leafing through food magazines and trolling through food blogs proves one fact over and over again: Cooks love making …

Recipes

lnsee:A subtle multi windowpaned fabric for our spring and summer suiting at the Armoury

A subtle multi windowpaned fabric for our spring and summer suiting at the Armoury

lnsee:Gray checks by Ring Jacket at the Armoury

Gray checks by Ring Jacket at the Armoury

Daniel via The Italian Flair

Daniel via The Italian Flair

The Gentleman’s Guide to the Calling Card

To the unrefined or unbred, the visiting card is but a trifling and insignificant bit of paper; but to the cultured disciple of social law, it …