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A New East Village Shop Specializes in Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup

It is peak soup season. The time of year for broccoli-cheddar, chicken-noodle, you name it. But then, there are also soups that you want to eat all …

Restaurants

The Freehand New York Makes It Way Easier to Visit the City with Friends

A few blocks north of Gramercy Square Park, the new hotel is a game changer for budget-conscious travelers.<p>If you're on a budget, finding a hotel in New York City that ticks all the right boxes is shockingly hard. If it's beautifully designed and has a great restaurant, chances are you can't afford …

Hotels

KAWS, Jeff Koons, George Condo & More Take Part in NYC Sculpture Exhibit

Entitled “Approaching The Figure” at the Skarstedt Gallery.<p>Skarstedt Gallery in New York City just launched a new exhibition titled “Approaching The Figure” that features only sculptures. Iconic artists such as KAWS, George Condo, Jeff Koons, Willem de Kooning, Eric Fiscal, Mark Grotjahn, Martin …

Art

angelo musco creates heavenly flowers for the mythic aaru garden

<b>after 18 months of hard work in the studio, the italian artist angelo musco is ready to to share his ‘aaru’</b>— a the culmination of many photo shoots …

Spirituality

The Most Anticipated Winter Restaurant Openings in DC

Washington has proven it could be a world-class food city. What’s next? Here are few items to chew on to start the new year.<p>CELEB CHEFS JOIN THE …

Restaurants

A Google App Finds Your Museum Doppelgänger

Now anyone can claim to be a work of art

Museums

A Trip to the Famed, Remote and Incredible TreeHotel in Sweden

Yet one of the unique traits of the Treehotel and Swedish Lapland region are the creative characters making a living out of what can only be …

Travel

Where To Find NYC’s Top Middle Eastern Food

There’s no shortage of delectable Middle Eastern and Mediterranean meals to be had in NYC, for the most part scattered around the city rather than clustered into cultural enclaves. Whether it’s a big, boisterous group dinner where shareable plates reign supreme or a quick but truly satisfying …

Restaurants

Brilliant Photos Of Iceland's Unexplored Jewel-Box Ice Caves

Matej Kriz is a travel photographer with a knack for catching colorful lights inside the eerie ice caves of Iceland.<p>Kriz shot this series in …

The Miami Restaurant We All Want to Be at Right This Very Second

<i>This post originally appeared on January 13, 2018, in Amanda Kludt’s newsletter “From the Editor,” a roundup of the most vital news and stories in the food world each week.</i> <i>Read the archives</i> <i>and</i> <i>subscribe now</i><i>.</i><p>So, by the end of day Tuesday, I have to complete a somewhat intimidating 7-page corporate …

Restaurants

How to Open a Bakery in New York City

When Elisa Marshall couldn't find the ideal spot in which to plop down her laptop and order a cookie—like her mother used to bake—she decided to …

Travel

The Winter Migration of Siberian Seagulls in Delhi Photographed by Navin Vatsa | Colossal

<p>Every winter, flocks of Siberian seagulls migrate through Delhi making a temporary home in the Ganga and Yamuna, two of India’s most holy rivers. …

Delhi

At 59, Sade's Signature Beauty Is More Timeless Than Ever Before

Sade Adu is no ordinary beauty. Since Adu, who turns 59 today, released her debut LP <i>Diamond Life</i> in 1984, the Nigerian-British singer has not only left an indelible mark on the R&B landscape, but also cultivated a striking signature aesthetic. The red lips, the rope braid, the gold hoops, it's an …

Beauty

Best New Art: James Jean, Larry Clark, Nate Lowman & More

Including an immersive installation made of 100,000 chopsticks.<p>Artists are never short of finding materials to create impressive works. From the surface, a painting may seem to look like it was created from a simple acrylic or watercolor paint. However, there are layers upon layers of materials as …

Art

25 Movies We Can't Wait to See at Sundance 2018

From a doc on Joan Jett to corporate satires, gritty indies and a psycho Nic Cage – our picks for this year's must-see Sundance titles<p>Back in 1978 – …

Sundance

Word of Mouth: Shoreditch: A few must-hit spots and secret discoveries from East London's hub of art and hospitality

When a destination builds an alluring reputation, as East London's Shoreditch has, it's often tough to crack the most appropriate itinerary. How does one best participate in a location known for its expansive and globally recognized culture? CH's team spends a lot of time in London—scouting for the …

London

9 Truths About Making a Home That Are Worth Remembering

From fretting over which wall color to choose to wondering if you made the right decision on that couch, there are a lot of physical element …

Inspiration

A Cozy Brooklyn Heights Home is Small But Also Perfect

<b>Name:</b> Elizabeth Andersen <b><br>Location:</b> Brooklyn Heights — Brooklyn, NY <b><br>Size:</b> 500 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 8 months, renting<p>Liz lives in a beautiful, …

West Elm

Pictures of Surprising Eagles You Never Knew Existed

Move over, bald eagle—there are 60 species of these birds of prey worldwide.<p>The famous bald eagle, the U.S. national symbol, was chosen for its physical strength, fierce beauty, and independence. (See "Endangered No Longer: Our Favorite Pictures of Bald Eagles.")<p>But the original design included …

Birds

Mazatl’s Eye-Popping Murals Across Mexico

Mexico City artist Mazatl crafts murals that both implement and emulate the artist's talents in woodcut imagery. In frequent collaborations with …

Contemporary Art

A Top Floor Sprinkler Leak Creates a 21-Story Tower of on a Chicago Fire Escape | Colossal

<p>Late last week, a bitter cold snap that swept across the U.S. brought temporary chaos to Chicago’s south loop when a sprinkler system failed atop a …

Chicago

Miami's Buzziest New Brunches, December 2017

Brunch is the best part of the weekend, right? With a slew of offerings available around town, its hard to keep them all straight. So to cut through the clutter Eater Miami has rounded up the best new brunch offerings around town — that have been offered <i>less then a year</i> — to check out on your next …

Restaurants

At Jack Shainman Gallery, the Softer Side of Gordon Parks

Gordon Parks, who died in 2006 at 93, is best remembered as a filmmaker (<i>The Learning Tree</i>; <i>Shaft</i>) and as a photojournalist who wielded his camera—his “choice of weapon,” as he put it—against social injustice. He was also a painter; a talented pianist and composer; a fiction writer, an essayist, and …

Art

Here’s What Happened When I Drank Mushroom Coffee For A Month

I sprinkled medicinal mushrooms in my morning cup of coffee and it had a surprising effect on my mood, energy, sleep, and more.<p>It’s no surprise that caffeine is considered to be the world’s most widely consumed psychoactive substance. Think about its well-known benefits, including heightening …

Wellness

NYC’s Finest Bagels, Mapped

There’s no where better in the world to eat a bagel than in New York City. One of the city’s defining foods, a bagel is a deeply personal item with varying chew, size, flavor, topping, and toasting preferences that date back to a person’s first version. It’s thus impossible to pick one that reigns …

New York City

Andy Robert Mines Harlem’s Collective History With His Layered, Nuanced Paintings—See Them Here

On View<p>Show of the Day: "Lakou: One Two Five" at Hannah Hoffman, Los Angeles.<p>,<p><b>ANDY ROBERT</b><p>“LAKOU: One Two Five” <br>Hannah Hoffman Gallery in Los</b> …

Art

At This Harlem Apartment, Live Jazz Every Sunday

Jazz

How Graffiti Artists Used iPhones and Paint to Transform the Beatles’ Ashram

Miles Toland describes how he captured Indian street scenes on his phone and recreated them as giant murals that same day<p>Comment on this Story

Transcendental Meditation

10 of NYC’s Coziest Coffee Shops for the Winter

Winter has been pretty unforgiving this year, prompting many of us to stay indoors. However, if you find yourself having to venture out into the …

Manhattan