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Best Day Ever: The Pop Artist's New Orleans

(0) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 3:32 PM

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The artist in her studio. Photo: Alexandra Arnold.

By Ashley Longshore for Fathom | Her paintings of Kate Moss as a nun and Audrey Hepburn in a bouquet have attracted many fans and were featured in the launch of Preserve.us, Blake...

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Plan Your Own Tour de France Route in Paris: Museum to Patisserie

(0) Comments | Posted July 16, 2014 | 5:44 PM

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Bike Paris. Photo: Courtesy of Patricia Linuma / Velib' City Bike

By Crystal Meers for Fathom | In a city with so much to offer, you can plan your route by following brain and then belly.

PARIS – Cultural institutions are best...

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Highs and Lows, Skies and Surf in Rio

(0) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 3:23 PM

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Posto 7 in Ipanema. All photos by Pavia Rosati.

By Pavia Rosati for Fathom | Rio is visually dazzling. A natural wonderland where mountains meet ocean, bays and inlets beg to be Instagrammed, and scenic palm fronds frame the whole gorgeous scene....

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Your Perfect Cali Road Trip: San Francisco to Monterey

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 6:13 PM

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San Fran, Muir Woods, Point Lobos. We did it all and more. Photos by Tess Falotico.

By Tess Falotico for Fathom | See the redwoods. Shop local designers and thrift shops. Eat everything, spend nothing. Drive 232 miles in a week. We...

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5 Things to Channel Your Rio Style

(0) Comments | Posted June 25, 2014 | 3:46 PM

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Albums for sale on the street in Santa Teresa, Rio. Photo: Pavia Rosati.

By Pavia Rosati for Fathom | Here's a useful tip when packing for Rio. Before you go, open your suitcase and get rid of three-quarters of everything you've packed....

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Tucking Into Taiwan: Ultimate Food Tour

(1) Comments | Posted June 18, 2014 | 8:30 PM

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What's for breakfast? Photos by Cyrena Lee

By Cyrena Lee for Fathom | A little gem of an island, Taiwan is the ultimate food destination for Asian cuisine. So unless you're lucky enough to already have been introduced, get ready for an...

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Pre-Game Fenway Park: 13 Spots in the New Kenmore Square

(2) Comments | Posted June 11, 2014 | 4:49 PM

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Consider your Father's Day plans set. Photo: Soe Lin / Flickr

By Devorah Klein Lev-Tov for Fathom | The Red Sox are back home from 12-18th June. If you're taking your dad to a game, here's 13 reasons to go early.

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Drink up! It's Negroni Week Worldwide

(0) Comments | Posted June 4, 2014 | 4:11 PM

By Joanna Prisco for Fathom | We love all drinks but hold a special place in our heart for the Negroni. (It must be all those sunsets on the Amalfi Coast.) The world is getting in on the action this week.

Suddenly seeing red? No need to call the...

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Chef Nick Anderer's Favorite Roman Restaurants

(0) Comments | Posted May 30, 2014 | 2:59 PM

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When you're going to Rome, come hungry. Photos: Clockwise from left, Courtesy of Etabli, Antica Pesa, Grano, and Sant'Eustachio.

By Nick Anderer for Fathom | When New Yorkers are hungry for Roman food, they head to Maialino in the...

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12 Indie Spots in Hong Kong

(0) Comments | Posted May 21, 2014 | 2:50 PM

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A cuppa at Amical. All photos courtesy of Tink Labs.

By Terence Kwok for Fathom | Crafted coffee, artisanal pastries, design shops -- smells like a scene. Hong Kong's Tink Labs founder shows us around the hot spots.

HONG KONG – I've...

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Your A-Z Guide to Vieques, Puerto Rico

(0) Comments | Posted May 14, 2014 | 5:45 PM

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The colorful beach scene in Sun Bay. All photos by Jeralyn Gerba

By Jeralyn Gerba for Fathom | A Caribbean island offering the quintessential mellow beach experience. A girl on the lookout for everything else.

VIEQUES, Puerto Rico – I love to...

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10 Tips to Conquer America's Largest Antique Show

(0) Comments | Posted May 7, 2014 | 3:59 PM

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Photo: Berit Baugher

By Berit Baugher for Fathom | America's largest outdoor antique show is back in town from 13-18 May, here's how to do it right.

I caught the Brimfield bug. I can't remember if it came from a design blog, a...

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Kick Off the Kentucky Derby at These 7 Louisville Bourbon Spots

(0) Comments | Posted April 30, 2014 | 1:08 PM

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Vintage Derby photos from Zoeller's family album. All photos courtesy of Trey Zoeller.

By Trey Zoeller for Fathom | The Kentucky Derby, otherwise known as The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports, comes down to horse racing and bourbon drinking. So we turned...

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8 India Essentials to Know Before You Go

(0) Comments | Posted April 23, 2014 | 12:28 PM

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A scene from a temple in Chennai. Photo: Pavia Rosati

By Tanvi Chheda for Fathom | More than hotels and itineraries and vaccinations, what you need in India is the right set of expectations. Here's eight things to know before you go.

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Beyond Boobs: The Real Food Scene of the OC

(1) Comments | Posted April 16, 2014 | 7:14 PM

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Steak picado at Javier's Cantina and Grill. All photos by Courtney Baird

By Courtney Baird for Fathom | If your only familiarity with Orange County, California, comes from bad television, you'd probably be surprised to find that the area is populated...

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From Alligators to Ghost Stories, Here Are 4 Ways to Do Charleston

(2) Comments | Posted April 9, 2014 | 2:14 PM

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A pulled pork sandwich at Poe's Tavern. Photo courtesy of Poe's Tavern.

By Kate Donnelly for Fathom | The beach bum, the adventurer, and every traveler in between will feel at home in Charleston. Have your slice of Southern comfort served four...

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8 Top Spots to Eat and Shop in Yucatan, Mexico

(0) Comments | Posted April 2, 2014 | 1:38 PM

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The colorful streets of colonial Valladolid. All photos by Lucy Laucht.

By Lucy Laucht for Fathom | My three great loves: travel, food, and shopping (the last of which I have become particularly adept at thanks to living in New York City)....

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One Perfect Day in Sicily's Capital

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2014 | 11:47 AM

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Porta Marina. All photos by Erica Firpo

By Erica Firpo for Fathom | This is the place to catch an avant garde concert in a deconsecrated church or see an installation in a shelled-out 17th century rococo palazzo. Here's how to spend...

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Singapore's Best Street Food

(0) Comments | Posted March 19, 2014 | 4:17 PM

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All this for only S$13.50, just an average lunch in Singapore. All photos by Becky Cheang

By Becky Cheang for Fathom | Toward strangers, we Singaporeans are a pretty reserved group. But mention food and our eyes light up, the conversation gets...

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East Austin: Where the Cool Kids Are

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2014 | 1:15 PM

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All photos by Ruby Nichols.

Style is a way of life for Fathom contributor Ruby Nichols, a writer and blogger who seeks out the best in fashion, design, and travel for her site Almanac of Style. Just in time for SXSW,...

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