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Prima Galleristas

As the story goes, the American art dealer Betty Parsons, who represented Jackson Pollock, liked to challenge the artists with a question: What’ s the difference between cats and dogs? Answer: Cats aren’t afraid for their jobs. In other words, you have to stop trying to please people to be a true …

From Campaigns to Content: The Evolution of Hotel Marketing

This post comes from our partner <br>Follow @revinate<p>Many hoteliers find that their usual approach to advertising is becoming less effective. And if …

In 2014, countries are still paying off debt from World War One

It has been 100 years since the start of the First World War, which was fought for four years and claimed the lives of more than 6000 soldiers a day. Countries in Europe began marking the centenary earlier this year and the Tower of London, pictured above, is awash in poppies in beautiful tribute …

Finance
Product Design

A Chemex For Your Mineral Water Is Here

Pour-over coffee inspired Kor’s latest water filtration system.<p>Imagine a Chemex for purifying water. That, in a nut shell, is the premise of the Water Fall, a new water filtration system from Kor that presents an elegant alternative to a Brita filter, inspired by pour-over coffee.<p>While pour-over …

Coffee

Architizer

Travel Clothes You Can Wear Anywhere

(Photo: Tetra Images/Getty Images)<p>Travel-supply stores seem to support the notion that we should keep an entirely separate wardrobe for travel -- one that's plain and purely functional. We disagree. There are lots of travel-friendly apparel and accessory options sold by mainstream retailers that …

Clothing

California regions at a glance

A mosaic of Old and New Worlds, California’s cities have more flavors than a jar of jellybeans. Start in San Francisco, equal parts earth-mother and geek-chic, or Los Angeles, where nearly 90 independent cities are rolled into one multicultural mosaic, then drift down the coast, past perfect …

California

I Heart My City: Luke’s Macau

Michigander <b>Luke Lienau’s</b> relationship with <b>Macau</b> began in 2002 with a visit to see his girlfriend, a native of the Chinese Special Administrative Region. In the course of traveling back and forth for nearly a decade, he became fascinated with the city and its changes. When Luke finally decided to …

7 Things You Absolutely Must Try Underwater

<i>By Dalia Colon for the Orbitz blog</i><p>Underwater basket weaving may sound like a jokey slacker college course, but truth can be stranger than fiction. Submerge yourself in these real-life underwater activities you can add to your bucket list.<p><b>1) Hear a concert</b><p>The Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival is …

Fort Lauderdale

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Inspiration and Lifestyle

Inspiration
Coffee

Architizer

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Summer food is great for many reasons (ice cream! barbecues!), not the least of which is the abundance of color, vibrancy, and flavor. This weekend, …

Is It Possible to Measure Social Media ROI?

Businesses of all shapes and sizes have bought into the idea of social media marketing. With an estimated 1.7 billion users worldwide, the rise of …

America's best craft breweries

It wasn't long ago when the American beer market was dominated by a handful of acrid, factory-produced brews that bore only a passing resemblance to what those in other climes called 'beer'. Thankfully, those days of choking down foul-tasting swill are long gone, with an explosion of microbreweries …

Seattle

Millennials A Hard Sell for Hotels Despite All the Wooing

Despite all of the rhetoric about lifestyle-hotel brands and big chains going all-out to capture the allegiances of Millennial travelers, they are …

12 Jobs You Can Do Anywhere in the World

The traditional 9-5 office job isn't your only option. Did you know that? Sure, it works for plenty of people. In at 9 a.m., out the door as the bells chime 5p.m., lather, rinse, repeat. Monday through Friday, 52 weeks per year for 40 years or more. <i>It works for plenty of people.</i><p>If you are not in …

Employment

Japan’s ‘Master of the Night’

<i>By Howard Norman</i><p>To walk through “Kiyochika: Master of the Night,” an exhibit of woodblock prints by <b>Kobayashi Kiyochika</b> (1847-1915) at Washington, D.C.’s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, is to experience the foreshadowing of film noir.<p>Gauzy halos of gaslight in the fog, men and women in silhouette, stark …

The Future of Marketing, as Seen at Cannes Lions

Last year I wrote a post titled <i>The Dinosaurs of Cannes</i> about the scene at the Cannes Lions Festival, the ad industry’s star-studded annual awards show. I said, “As you walked down La Croisette the rest of the week, you could see lots of dinosaurs basking in their glory while asking what all the …

Hideaway hotels you can't reach by road

Leave your Samsonite above the wardrobe and your car keys on the dresser, you won't be needing either on this trip around some of the planet's more access-challenged accommodation. Travel light, wear sensible shoes, and take some deep breaths...<p>Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, Lucerne, Switzerland<p><b>Access:</b> …

Loneliness

The Dragon's Back and beyond: the best hikes in Hong Kong

You’d be forgiven for thinking that hiking isn’t among the must-try activities in Hong Kong – that the only place you’ll cop an eyeful of green is in Yau Ma Tei’s Jade Market. But a quick look at a map tells a different story: the territory is mostly painted in swathes of emerald and azure, fringed …

Hong Kong