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The 50 greatest cafés on Earth

When I travel, wherever I travel, more than museums, monuments, temples, churches and, even restaurants, I seek out a café.<p>The reasons are many. Nowhere quite represents a place like its cafés. What would Vienna, Rome and Paris be without theirs? It’s not just the history or the opulence. It’s the …

Buenos Aires

Where to Eat in Paris’ Saint-Germain-des-Prés Neighborhood

Saint-Germain-des-Prés, in Paris’ Sixth Arrondissement, remains just as popular as ever today, and a focal point of most visitors’ trips …

France

I Read Every Bob Woodward Book. Here’s How They Stack Up.

Yes, I ranked them—even ‘Fear.’<p>Flies should choose their walls carefully. That’s my main takeaway from reading 20 Bob Woodward books in the past four weeks. No one can beat Woodward at getting the story of the White House from the inside, from the perspective of the decision makers as they saw …

Bill Clinton

This Collection Turns Existing Furniture Into a Cat Tree

Living with a cat can be very beneficial to your health. It has been proven that cats can reduce your stress and anxiety, lower your blood pressure, …

Pets

No Big Deal, Just A US President Telling A Former Russian President He Needs To Eat More

In US–Russia relations, what’s old is new again.<p>As the US–Russia relationship continues to twist and turn, documents declassified on Thursday show …

Russian History

The most affordable Michelin-starred restaurants around the world revealed

Michelin-starred restaurants have long been reserved for the few with a large price to pay for exclusive fine dining. But according to travel booking platform Traveloka, treating yourself to a world-famous meal needn't cost an entire month's wages.<p>The website scoured the globe for the 50 most …

UK designers told to prepare for "actual possibility" of no-deal Brexit

The Creative Industries Federation has issued a guide to help creative businesses prepare for the UK to leave the EU next year, as "the threat of a …

Great Britain

Helsinki’s Amos Rex reaches new heights and new audiences

Amos Rex is an art museum chosen by the BBC as one of Europe’s most innovative new architectural spaces for 2018. It’s located in Lasipalatsi (Glass …

The Best Project Management Apps To Get Your Life In Order

Image: Asana<p>Project management apps help teams collaborate more effectively and hit their deadlines, but you can use the same apps to put some order …

How the Parc de la Villette Kickstarted a New Era for Urban Design

What does the Parisian park look like? For many, the answer to that question comes in the form of a painting: Georges Seurat’s <i>A</i> <i>Sunday Afternoon on</i> …

Architecture

Disney Theme Park Designer Imagines Terrific Studio Ghibli Rides

John Ramirez, a Disney artist and theme park designer, has long been working on his own ideas for Studio Ghibli rides. We’ve featured a few of them, …

Top 10 Cities To Visit In Germany

From the Berlin Wall, Cologne Cathedral to Oktoberfest, Germany is a country with a rich history, a plethora of rural beauty and beautiful …

What Caused Carnegie Hall to Lose Its Famous Acoustics in 1986?

In May 1986, the venerated Carnegie Hall concert venue in New York City shut down for 30 weeks of major repairs. The beautiful music hall had hosted …

Review: Azul, board game of the year?

A modern "classic" is born.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at …

Strategies For Customer-Centricity: Visualizing A Customer's Experience vs. Consulting The Customer

Customer-centricity is the discipline of attempting to see things from the customer’s viewpoint rather than from your own, including the essential understanding that those who are “in the business” simply know too much, from too internal viewpoint, to be truly customer-centric without making a …

Customer Experience

Amazon, Alibaba And Nike All Point To The Next Innovation In Retail: Personalized Physical Spaces

Last week I wrote a piece entitled, “Amazon Go Means Goodbye Status Quo.” <i></i>The piece not only heaped praise on Amazon but also highlighted how Amazon Go, over the long-run, is about far more than the mere buzzwords of “checkout-free shopping.” The thesis is that if one studies Amazon Go closely, he …

Macy's

74 Exceptional Architecture Portfolios

Technical skills: check. Visually coherent content: check. Distinctive personal input on both the projects and portfolio design: double …

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

'Beautified' China shows country's modern architecture in new light - CNN Style

Modern Architecture

Design thinking, lean and agile are finally converging

Design, lean and agile have different modus operandi. With software releases now required by the hour, they need to be brought together to bring out …

Project Management

The Best Carry-On Suitcases Will Transform the Way You Travel

As much as getting to your final destination is always worth it, traveling is rarely the most relaxing stress-free endeavor. It often includes …

Luggage

Runway of Life / ML Architect

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The biennale-style Kaohsiung International Container Art Festival has now been held eight times since …

15 Raincoats Handsome Enough to Make You Beg for Bad Weather

Here’s an unspoken truth: umbrellas are trash. Pointless. A bigger waste of time than <i>Gigli</i>. If you shell out for a nice one, you’ll leave it in a Lyft within 48 hours of purchase. If you go the cheap route at your local bodega, it’ll blow inside out and smack you in the face the moment you walk …

North Face

The ultimate guide to Google Home: Tips and tricks for understanding and making the most out of your assistant speaker

Article Contents<p>This article is part of our <b>Google Home tips and features</b> series.<p>You just got a Google Home, and after unwrapping it and setting it …

How to Make Hot and Sour Soup

According to Chinese-food expert Ed Schoenfeld hot and sour soup is essentially an egg drop soup punched up with boldly flavored ingredients like …

14 beautiful ghost towns where you can now spend the night

3. Castello di Postignano, Italy<p>7. Aman Sveti Stefan, Montenegro<p>8. Dunton Hot Springs, US<p>12. The Pavilions Himalayas, Nepal<p>14. Albinen, Switzerland<p>1. Castello di Gargonza, Italy

London's Best Cheap Eats

Big Smoke, big price tags? Yeah, pretty much — most of the time, but not if you follow in the bargain-hunting footsteps of this cheap-eats guide. …

England

How To: Will Apple's $29 Battery Replacement Actually Speed Up Your iPhone? Check Here

Apple has been in hot water ever since the news that the company slows down iPhones with older batteries. The iPhone maker is now in damage control, …

This cartographer’s deep dive into Google Maps is fascinating

Google Maps is more powerful than you know<p>Most people who use Google Maps do so without much attention to detail. We just need the directions, the right subway route, or the name of that good sushi place. We don’t spend too much time pondering how Google got so good at mapping the world, and what …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Documentaries