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Americans' Favorite International Summer City Is...

trivago | Posted 07.07.2015 | Travel
trivago

Hotel search trivago.com analyzed the most popular international destinations for Americans traveling out of country this summer and discovered that culture and historic cities are the most sought after sights for 2015.

Yi Zhou: Body Memory (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 07.07.2015 | Style
Crane.tv

Fingers, noses, lips, ears, breasts and even belly buttons are covered with resin and then plaster bandages to create unconventional, quirky jewellery pieces and accessories.

Most Travelers Don't Know That These 6 Hotel Upgrades Are Actually Worth the Cost

Oyster | Posted 07.02.2015 | Travel
Oyster

A real deal can be found in the occasional gem of an upgrade. We plugged in August dates and found six hotel rooms where the upgrade from one room type to the one directly above it is well worth the indulgence.

Five Miles in my Shoes

Brad Hobbs | Posted 06.30.2015 | Arts
Brad Hobbs

When photographers and creatives join forces the possibilities are endless. Five miles in my shoes is a great example of community and creativity. F...

On the Culture Front: London's Athenaeum Hotel and the Culture at its Doorstep

Chris Kompanek | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
Chris Kompanek

My hotel, the Athenaeum, sat across from the intimately regal Green Park, which leads to Buckingham Palace, and adjacent to the more expansive Hyde Park, where one afternoon I found myself in the middle of an impromptu marching band concert while walking off an epic lunch.

10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in The United Kingdom

College Tourist | Posted 06.30.2015 | College
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Susanna Olson The United Kingdom is one of the most popular study abroad locations in the world, and here are 10 reasons ...

Lunch on Fiji: A Tale of the South Pacific

Bob Schulman | Posted 06.29.2015 | Travel
Bob Schulman

What in the world could Thomas Baker have been thinking when he started fiddling with a hair comb worn by a Fijian chief in 1867? After eight years on...

Tessa Metcalfe: Pigeon Perfect (Video)

Crane.tv | Posted 06.30.2015 | Style
Crane.tv

There's something extremely delicate and very raw about Tessa Metcalfe's jewellery. Gold and silver pigeon claws adorn the young designer's fingers, each one distinctly different from the other.

Taylor Swift And Emma Watson Together Is More Magical Than Hogwarts

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.29.2015 | Entertainment

Baby, now we got Mudblood. Muggle-born witch Hermione Granger, aka actress Emma Watson, and "Bad Blood" singer Taylor Swift met up for a photo Satu...

Our American Dancers Will Never Be Royals, and That's a Good Thing

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 06.26.2015 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Watching the Royal Ballet is like staring at a Degas painting for two and a half hours. The company preserves, but it doesn't push and evolve. Still, it's pretty.

Bobby Jindal Becomes 13th GOP Candidate

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

But Jindal's time might have passed -- if it ever even existed. He's not as fresh a face on the political scene as he once was.

New Artist Reviews: The Clear

Morena Duwe | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

Comprised of Chris Damms, Jules Buffey and Bryan Day, The Clear's dynamic is always shifting as Jules and Chris both sing and Bryan plays multiple instruments. Always writing their music together creates a oneness and unity, above ego, which infuses their sound with an authentic and multi-dimensional energy.

Urban Alchemy: London Adventures in Willesden

Leah Stern | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
Leah Stern

Hello fellow Londoners. As a two week Yank transplant to this great City, I feel compelled to (over)share my progress since arriving.

Saying Goodbye to Bobby Andrew, Defender of Bristol Bay

Joel Reynolds | Posted 06.23.2015 | Green
Joel Reynolds

Over 70 years old, and he was always willing to make the trip -- whatever the trip, wherever it took him -- to talk, to testify, to tell the terrible story of the uniquely reckless scheme by international mining giants to poison the communities and wild salmon fisheries of Alaska's Bristol Bay with a gigantic copper and gold mine.

The Unsinkable Donald Trump

Llewellyn King | Posted 06.23.2015 | Politics
Llewellyn King

You have got to love a man who can bring Iran into the fold in a day, humble China, befriend Vladimir Putin and make America "great again." One wonders if he can do it all in six days.

It's All About Zeina Nabulsi, Beirut's Hidden Glamour Gem

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 06.23.2015 | Style
E. Nina Rothe

I wanted to meet Zeina Nabulsi while she was in Cannes, not only because her Zeynah collections are dreamy and gorgeously made but also because of something beloved Elie Saab wrote about this talented designer, based in Beirut.

Prince Harry Sends Heartfelt Letter To Mother Of Little Boy Who Died

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 06.22.2015 | Good News

Though he's fifth in line to the throne, Prince Harry is number one in our hearts. The royal recently wrote to the mother of Carson Hartley -- a 5-...

Going to London? Don't Miss The Wallace Collection!

Lev Raphael | Posted 06.22.2015 | Travel
Lev Raphael

London has world-class museums, but one of them isn't as well-known as it should be: The Wallace Collection. There's no entrance fee, you can see all of it in a morning or afternoon, and it won't leave you feeling overwhelmed like The British Museum or the National Gallery might.

Was Intra Bank's Fall A Prelude to Lebanon's Downfall?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.22.2015 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

Forget local history books that don't fully account for a civil war and other setbacks that ruined the country and follow the money in Lebanon's tortuous slide from "Switzerland of the Middle East" to dysfunctional entity par excellence.

London Life

Brad Hobbs | Posted 06.23.2015 | Arts
Brad Hobbs

Living in London and being a photographer is one of the greatest things in my life. Having moved from a small town in Kent, London has always excited ...

London Wealth Gone Awry

Trisha de Borchgrave | Posted 06.19.2015 | Style
Trisha de Borchgrave

In a week when I tipped my gilt-coloured chair to close in on the narrow gap separating me from the exquisite singing of Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja at a private performance, I also spent half the amount an immigrant paid to drown in the Mediterranean, in a trendy London eatery.

Janie Velencia

Michelle Obama Promotes Education Initiative For Young Girls Around The World

HuffingtonPost.com | Janie Velencia | Posted 06.16.2015 | Politics

Hundreds of students greeted first lady Michelle Obama with applause, cheers and singing when she stopped by the Mulberry School for Girls in East Lon...

48 London Neighborhoods: A Quick Reference Guide

Eating Europe Tours | Posted 06.12.2015 | Travel
Eating Europe Tours

As the capital of the United Kingdom, London is a large and bustling city with an incredible amount of things to see and do.

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Sect Drops Its Formal Ban On Moms Driving

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 06.10.2015 | Religion

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish sect in London has backtracked on plans to ban moms from driving their kids to school, after news about the proposal sparked ...

Beer & Beds: Four Luxurious London Pubs

George Hobica | Posted 06.09.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

Most London pubs no longer have bedrooms for rent above the shop, but a surprising number still do, and over the past few years several forward (or backward) thinking entrepreneurs have revived the concept.