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Top 10 Things to Do in Japan

Travel<p>In a nation as culturally rich as Japan, it can be hard to know how to spend your time there. Here are ten of our favorite things to do.<p><b>Visit Kyoto’s Ancient Sites</b><br>Japan’s capital from 794 to 1868, Kyoto is bathed in history. The most iconic remnant of the city’s imperial past is the …

The Summer Standard: Chic Celebs in Sundresses

Get inspired by these classic warm-weather frocks.<p>As the temperatures rise, so does the difficulty of sartorial choices as we look for things that are both chic <i>and</i> comfortable. Enter the sundress — an easy breezy timeless summer staple. In all different shapes, sizes and prints, this sort of frock …

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

Governors Ball 2014 Street Style

Diego Zuko captures the best looks at Governors Ball Music Festival.<p>This weekend, music lovers flocked to Randall's Island for the annual Governors Ball Music Festival. The fashion was just as eclectic as the musical lineup itself, with headliners like Outkast and The Strokes. Photographer Diego …

360° Visual Stories Cut into Paper Books by Yusuke Oono | Colossal

<p>This fun set of paper books was created by Japanese graphic designer and architect Yusuke Oono who conceived the idea as a clever way to illustrate …

13 GIFs That Show You How Everyday Items Are Made

Some we use everyday, others we only ever see the final product - but how exactly are things like forks, crash barriers, springs and even camouflage …

Gorgeous Hairstyles For Super-Long Hair

Sure, the lob may be the reigning cool-girl cut. And you may have a few friends who are snipping their strands into impossibly chic pixies. But that …

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London, Travel Secrets From a Local

We sent photographer Leila Peterson out with a DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: London to get her perspective on what it means to use a travel guide in her hometown. She sent back this amazing locals' guide with a beautiful photo series!<p>Global Yodel sent photographer Leila Peterson out with a <i>DK</i> …

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How To Design Your Website to Survive the 5-Second Blink Test

<i>Denis Duvauchelle is the CEO of Twoodo. Twoodo lets your team get rid of internal emails once and for all using an efficient and easy-to-learn hashtag system. Denis is passionate for sharing tips and tricks on startups, online collaboration, and working remotely. He likes getting things done fast</i> …

Ballicons – an Original Flat Icon Set for Download

Ballicons – Download Flat Icons.<p>Ballicons is an extended set of colorful flat icons. All of the round icons were created with Photoshop vector shapes …

Articles about 6 ways color accent your home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic finishes.<p>The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average American family of four uses 400 gallons of water each day—which...<p>If you thought being productive at home was just another oxymoron, think …

Terraced Townhouse: Open-Plan, Platform-Based Rebuild

Restricted on both sides, contiguous townhouses present a fascinating set of architectural issues, not least of which is natural lighting. In this …

living plant sculptures at the montreal botanical gardens 200 artists from around the world have crafted an entire forest of breathtaking living sculptures from over three million individual flowers and plants. see more: http://www.designboom.com/art/living-plant-sculptures-at-the-montreal-botanical-gardens/

Walk-In Dresswall Closet To Make Dressing A Pleasure

We’ve found any girl’s dream! DRESSWALL is a modular walk-in closet structure that uses vertical profiles attached to a wall, fixed between floor and …

39 Cool Rustic Bathroom Designs

Rustic style means being close to the countryside, it seems that when you leave a rustic room, you’ll be outside. The main features are, first of …

‘Moving’: A Stunning Music Film for Travis by Wriggles & Robins - The Fox Is Black

It should be noted that we are fans of the directing duo Wriggles and Robins, aka Tom Wrigglesworth and Matt Robinson. Bobby first posted about …

Dual-Purpose Shirt Puts Your Kids to Work While They Play

Having kids is great – but can’t they be a little more useful? Etsy seller Bkykid has created shirts that make your kids into unwitting little …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

These five winning projects of the 2018 A+Awards celebrate local materials, knowledge and craftsmans hip.<p>Enter now and get your project seen by millions.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Thatching is making a comeback.<p>Workshops are designed as spaces to tinker, …

Where to Send Your Dad for Father's Day

Gift Guide<p>Where to Send Your Dad for Father's Day<p>There's no better way to show your dad you love him than to send him away ... on a fabulous trip, …

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Best of May 2013

National Parks

Best Trips 2013

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

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The Night of the Aurora

Huge PhotoWalk in San Francisco Tonight!<p>Hope to see you there! See the event info here! 🙂 We’ll be giving away Google Glass, so good luck to all of …

Entering the Dungeons

Remote Vision, Ravens, and Glass<p>Here’s a snippet from the latest tutorial for you. This is the part we filmed when we were up close to the North …

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Europe’s hot springs: 20 of the best spots for a soak

Sliding into a bathtub after a long day is one of life’s little luxuries, but there’s nothing quite like the restorative buzz garnered by a dip in a proper thermal pool. From Iceland’s idyllic Blue Lagoon to Switzerland’s most chic spa, here’s a rundown of some of Europe’s best hot springs.<p><b>Blue</b> …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

Thai Resort Modeled After 'The Flintstones' — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>Feeling nostalgic for old Flintstone’s cartoons? One resort town in Thailand has just the …

An open-air basket elevator ferries adventurous tourists down into Thrihnukagigur volcano in Iceland. This is the only place on Earth where you can enter a magma chamber. http://on.natgeo.com/117n1Op Photograph by Iurie Belegurschi, Your Shot