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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

(2) 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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Solo and Loving it in Hawaii

(1) Comments | Posted February 25, 2015 | 2:57 PM


A bird's eye view of Diamond Head and Honolulu. Hawaii isn't only for romance. Road trips, hikes, sunset walks, surfing and delicious dining can be done as one. All photos by Shari Bayer.

By Shari Bayer for Fathom | Not having a...

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How to Ask Buddha for Your Fortune in Taiwan

(0) Comments | Posted February 18, 2015 | 2:50 PM


Seeking advice from Buddha. Photo: Jirka Matousek / Flickr

By Cyrena Lee for Fathom | When Cyrena Lee visits Taiwan, her priority is the food. But she always makes time to pop into a...

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27 Steps to the Perfect Stroll Down Magazine Street in New Orleans

(1) Comments | Posted February 11, 2015 | 6:05 PM


You've seen the French Quarter, you've eaten too many beignets. Think you've done New Orleans? Not until you stroll Magazine Street. Here are the best stops along the way. All photos by Berit Baugher

By Berit Baugher for Fathom | My first...

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7 Buys for the Germaphobic Traveler

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2015 | 4:27 PM


We're warding off travel bugs in ways both silly (a germ-fighting scarf) and smart (hand-held sanitizing spray). Photo courtesy of You Smell.

By Berit Baugher for Fathom | It's a new year, and you've resolved to travel smarter and to clean up...

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The Non-Surfer's Guide to Mexican Surf Mecca Puerto Escondido

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 11:39 AM


You don't have to surf to get into the laid-back lifestyle, the sunshine, the lack of tourists, and the affordable cost of living in this Mexican beachy heaven. All photos by Natasha Hecher.

By Natasha Hecher for Fathom | I am not...

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Have a Perfect Beach Vacation in Jose Ignacio, Uruguay

(0) Comments | Posted January 21, 2015 | 3:06 PM


The beach party at Playa Vik. Photo courtesy of Playa Vik. From surf shacks to gauchos to mention delicious communal asados on wide Atlantic beaches, it's beach chic with a magical vibe. And you should book your trip now.

By Christina Ohly for...

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7 Places to Go Offline in 2015

(0) Comments | Posted January 7, 2015 | 2:27 PM


Make it a low-fi, analog, or tech-free vacation in these far-off places. Photo by Maggie Morris

Is it even possible in this day and age to travel somewhere out of cell phone range and beyond internet connectivity? Team Fathom is resolving to...

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