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Can't Make It to Europe This Summer? Here's How to Bring a European Picnic Home Instead

(0) Comments | Posted August 21, 2015 | 12:06 PM


Cycle in style with a destination in mind: a picnic in the European countryside. Photo courtesy of My Dutch Bike.

By Jeralyn Gerba for Fathom | Pretend you're on a European vacation. Get into the bike lane and ride like the wind.


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Shop the 10 Best New Indie Boutiques in Brooklyn

(0) Comments | Posted August 5, 2015 | 4:25 PM


Carpets on display at Sharktooth. All photos by Sarah Stodola.

By Sarah Stodola for Fathom | The retail scene in Brooklyn gets a makeover on the regular. And no one knows that better than Strolby, the Brooklyn-based website that showcases...

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The Quintessential Fire Island Beach Day

(2) Comments | Posted July 29, 2015 | 12:33 PM


Have the most relaxing day ever off the coast of Long Island. All photos by Tess Falotico.

By Tess Falotico for Fathom | Do you want a quintessential East Coast beach weekend? Do you want family fun? Do you want to know...

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Hipcamp's Guide to Camping Out West

(0) Comments | Posted July 8, 2015 | 8:18 PM


Hello Earth! Thank you for Crater Lake. Photo by Julian Bialowas. The best grounds in the west for pitching a tent, skinny dipping, tree hugging, kicking back and truly enjoying the great outdoors.

By Julie Murrell for Fathom | Nature-lovers, outdoorsmen and...

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7 Tokyo Shops to Hit Your Sweet Spot

(0) Comments | Posted June 24, 2015 | 8:33 PM


Small-batch caramels. Photo courtesy of Number Sugar.

By Shigeki Abe for Fathom | Born in Tokyo and raised in New York, Shigeki Abe has always enjoyed the best of both worlds. As a child, his time spent exploring Japan and discovering the...

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Don't Know What to Do For Fathers' Day? Here's an Easy Way to Celebrate With Dad This Sunday in Brooklyn

(0) Comments | Posted June 17, 2015 | 10:38 PM


Prospect Heights resident and Brooklyn Flea co-founder Eric Demby gives us an easy, no-frills, chill idea for a perfect Fathers' Day Sunday in Brooklyn. Photo courtesy of Brooklyn Flea.

By Eric Demby for Fathom | I have a 2-year-old, so I'm up...

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10 Beauty Products To Turn Your Long-Haul Flight Into A Personal Spa

(2) Comments | Posted June 4, 2015 | 9:58 AM


Photo courtesy of Murchison Hume. Treat yourself: Coconut oil, a leave-on facial mask, and a teeny-tiny makeup kit for big results that take up minimal space in your carry-on.

By Berit Baugher for Fathom | There's nothing like a 15-hour flight to...

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5 New York City Oyster Joints for Every Occasion

(0) Comments | Posted May 27, 2015 | 12:16 PM

There's an oyster spot for every circumstance in New York City. All photos courtesy of Julie Qiu.

By Julie Qiu for Fathom | There are many things that make New York City an amazing place to live, but the oyster scene is especially great for me. Five years ago,...

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A Sweet and Smoky Food Tour of Asheville, North Carolina

(0) Comments | Posted May 20, 2015 | 4:34 PM

By Kerry Saretsky for Fathom | When my family told me they were buying a house in Asheville, the first thing out of my gaping mouth was "Why?!" They had lived in Paris, New York, and Casablanca. Clearly North Carolina was a step in the wrong direction. But I admit,...

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The Villages, Valleys, and Views of Corsica

(0) Comments | Posted May 13, 2015 | 4:39 PM


When you're not at Cannes, hop on a boat and sail to Corsica. For blue waters, cute villages, crazy drivers, and delicious cookies. See what happens when Italy and France have a love child. All photos by Veronique Lievre.

By Veronique Lievre for...

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9 Podcasts We're Downloading This Spring

(3) Comments | Posted May 8, 2015 | 6:59 PM


These tiny, portable files make for perfect travel companions. They don't take up space and provide hours of entertainment on the go.

By Berit Baugher for Fathom | It took the Serial phenomenon to unite Team Fathom on the awesomeness that is...

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Capture the Indie Scene in Charleston

(0) Comments | Posted April 30, 2015 | 10:38 AM


A glimpse at Charleston cool. All photos by Cabell Belk.

By Cabell Belk for Fathom | Gone are the days when Charleston debutantes didn't venture above Calhoun Street after dark. Your society granny may not be brunching on the other side of the...

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Kayak the Appalachians and Protect Mother Earth With the Sierra Club

(0) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 7:33 PM


Let's Kayak. All photos courtesy of Rebecca Dameron.

By Rebecca Dameron for Fathom | Founded in 1892, Sierra Club has been protecting and conserving our environment long before global warming and GMOs entered the vernacular. Longtime member and environmental...

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8 Chic, Trendy and Under-the-Radar Spots in Buenos Aires

(0) Comments | Posted April 15, 2015 | 7:03 PM


There's so much more to BA than steak, malbec and tango. Like Midcentury furniture, people watching with cupcakes and the newest indie designers. Photo by Emma Livingston.

By Vanessa Bell for Fathom | Having visited Argentina my whole life (my mother is from...

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Triumphs and Mishaps on Iceland's Ring Road

(1) Comments | Posted April 8, 2015 | 11:56 AM


An off-season road trip around the land of ice and fire. All photos by Richard B. Silver.

By Sherri Rifkin for Fathom | Traveling anywhere off-season usually means tossing plans out the window and making the best of what's available. Sherri Rifkin and...

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Out and About With Eli Zabar, the Man Who Feeds the Upper East Side

(0) Comments | Posted April 1, 2015 | 5:44 PM


How the grocery giant spends his Sunday in his NYC neighborhood. Photo by Quentin Bacon.

By Eli Zabar for Fathom | I emigrated from the Upper West Side to the Upper East Side about 40 years ago. I love the West Side, but...

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The High-Low Guide to the Best Food in Palm Beach

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 1:21 PM


By Kiira Leess for Fathom | After moving from New York City to the Palm Beach area over two years ago, I thought I would have to do some serious digging to feed my insatiable hunger for really good food. I (happily) discovered it...

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Eat Your Heart Out in Buenos Aires

(1) Comments | Posted March 18, 2015 | 4:37 PM


The best way to start your day in Argentina. Anna Petrow shares her list of snacking superlatives in Buenos Aires. All photos by Anna Petrow.

By Anna Petrow for Fathom | Argentina is known for their meat. So. Much. Meat. But also the...

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Vintage Shopping Paradise in Tokyo

(0) Comments | Posted March 11, 2015 | 12:32 PM

Koenji, Tokyo

The Japanese take on Americana. Photo courtesy of Almanac of Style.

By Ruby Nichols for Fathom | Is it any surprise that among the micro-neighborhoods and meta-cultures of Tokyo you'll find a crop of Western-style vintage shops and thrifty attitudes that do...

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Culinary Treasure in San Sebastian, Spain

(1) Comments | Posted March 6, 2015 | 2:41 PM


Innovative plates and city scenes from the Donostia region of Spain. All photos courtesy of Karina Correa.

By Karina Correa for Fathom | After hitting up the tapas bars in Barcelona, Karina Correa — photographer, filmmaker, and owner of...

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