A favorite holiday destination of those in the know, craggy, wind-swept Pantelleria sits between Sicily and Tunisia.
One of the hallmarks of ’80s style was the Memphis Group design movement, which started in Italy and went on to monumental international influence. Noted for its colorful, provocative, almost kitschy modernism, David Bowie himself was an aficionado – and part of his collection actually was auctioned at Sotheby’s in 2016, following his death
In suburban Seattle, downtown Burien is on the rise, thanks in part to several outposts of popular Seattle spots.
As capital of a Catalonia region that has been perpetually agitating for independence from Spain, Barcelona is a city in flux. It’s also one of the most visited destinations in Europe, to the point of having to recently legislate the overwhelming flow of international tourists. The latter situation will certainly not be helped by the opening of the glamorous new Barcelona EDITION hotel, the latest in the portfolio of the Ian Schrager helmed luxury brand
Just where can you stroll the Boardwalk in the morning, and chat up Bobby Flay, Wolfgang Puck, Michael Symon and Geoffrey Zakarian in the afternoon? The surprise answer is: Atlantic City . While a weekend filled with baccarat and poker chips may not be to everyone’s taste, this November 9-10, a quick 90-minute trip from Manhattan will land you at the Savor Borgata weekend, offering the opportunity for meets-and-greets with the hotshot restaurateurs who boast outposts in the plush AC resort – part of its ongoing 15th birthday celebration.
Image by Shervin Lainez Though she’s been the always-in-demand keyboardist for the likes of KT Tunstall, Chris Botti, and now Rufus Wainwright, Rachel Eckroth has carried on a successful parallel solo career since 2014’s Let Go album. October 19 will see the release of her third album, the revealingly titled When it Falls . Indeed, she began writing it in early 2016, just after her father passed away – which happened to be the same time that David Bowie was lost to the world.
A conversation with Nikki Vargas, the editor in chief of Unearth Women, which makes its debut this month.
The property pays tribute to the city’s past while also hitting plenty of contemporary notes (rooftop bar, Peloton bikes, good espresso).
Napa Valley is known for big, bold wines with big, bold names to back them up. But certainly none has been so bold before as to take the form of artwork on a skateboard deck . As the founder of Orin Swift Cellars , Dave Phinney was known for thoughtfully produced, mixed and bottled wines like Machete , a juicy Petite Sirah that cuts you off at the knees, and Mannequin , a full-bodied Chardonnay whose label was inspired by a Nicki Minaj song.
The view from The Ides – image by Rebecca McEvoy (on Instagram ) If you remember making the scene at Williamsburg’s Club Luxx (where Larry Tee birthed the electroclash movement) in the early years of the new Millennium, it is a bit startling how much Brookyn’s inaugural “hipster” hood has changed since that time. One of the genuine turning points was when, in early 2012, the area got its first boutique sleep