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When Flying First Class Makes Sense

Edward Schneider | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Edward Schneider

Having flown across the ocean countless times and having aged at least a few years since 1970, when I started doing so, I know that six or seven hours is about all I can take in an economy-class seat. So, when my wife and I started thinking about a far longer trip -- to Japan -- we knew we'd need to find a way to claw our way up to greater comfort.

Songkick Co-Founder Busts Your Anxieties

Women 2.0 | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Women 2.0

Founding companies is second only to, perhaps, sky diving when it comes to terror, which is why Michelle You, co-founder of Songkick, offers advice to those starting up that's also remarkably applicable to those jumping out of airplanes -- close your eyes and leap.

PHOTOS: 25 Ghastly Places Popular With Travelers

Viator | Posted 12.31.2012 | Home
Viator

The smaller islands in the lagoon that served as mass graves during Venice's many bouts with the plague. The one island that never saw disease, hosted an insane asylum that now stands abandoned.

The 10 Most Prosperous Cities

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 10.25.2012 | Money

The world might want to look to Vienna, Austria to solve all of its problems. In a new report entitled State Of The World Cities 2012/2013, the Un...

Interview: Actor Alan Cumming, Any Day Now and Gay Adoption

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.23.2012 | Home
Marshall Fine

Alan Cumming knows a little bit about feeling like a second-class citizen. After all, aside from being a gay man in a straight-dominated world, he's also a Scot who's lived in London.

PHOTOS: European Bars For The Study Abroad Budget

Party Earth | Posted 12.23.2012 | Home
Party Earth

While studying abroad may feel like an extended vacation most of the time, one thing is most certainly not luxurious about the experience: your ever-tightening budget.

The European Startup Scene Is on the Rise, With London and Berlin in the Lead

Martin Varsavsky | Posted 12.19.2012 | Home
Martin Varsavsky

If I had to bet on the winner, I'd choose London as the best place to start a business in Europe, as the conditions for entrepreneurs are similar to those found in U.S. startup hubs like the Silicon Valley or NYC.

A Glimpse At Splitting, Multiplying Universes: Frieze London 2012 Highlights

Lia Chavez | Posted 12.16.2012 | Home
Lia Chavez

London's Frieze Art Fair is nothing if not sleeplessly frenetic and downright rock 'n' roll. Londoners know how to party hard and the debris of last week's cultural cyclone did not disappoint.

WATCH: A Foodie's Paradise In London

Kate Thomas | Posted 12.16.2012 | Home
Kate Thomas

If you go to London, don't expect to be on a diet. Food is everywhere and it is world-class.

New 'Parisian' Restaurants In London

Edward Schneider | Posted 12.15.2012 | Home
Edward Schneider

There is something very London about the perfect Parisian restaurant, and it isn't just that the British capital is swarming with French expatriates. It seems to me that the ease and frequency with which Brits have always traveled to France creates well-informed demand -- and there are the restaurateurs to fill it.

5 Films To Help You Understand London

Off Track Planet | Posted 12.15.2012 | Home
Off Track Planet

Getting mushy for Hugh Grant is not a crime.

Casely-Hayford: A Modern Heritage Brand (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 12.12.2012 | Home
Crane.tv

Born on the same day, Charlie and Joe Casely-Hayford could almost pass for brothers. Their conversation flows easily oscillating from talk of the business to reminiscing about family memories. In reality the menswear design duo are father and son

PHOTOS: 8 Great Sleeps In Central London

EuroCheapo | Posted 12.12.2012 | Home
EuroCheapo

Fortunately, there are still some cheapo-friendly small hotels, B&Bs and hostels in central London that offer nice rooms and friendly management.

Frieze Art Fair London 2012 (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.11.2012 | Home
VernissageTV

Dinner is served. Until 14 October Frieze Art Fair in London presents a diverse menu with the latest creations of the leading international artists....

LOOK: This Inseparable Puppy-Kitten Duo Will Make You Squeal

Posted 10.12.2012 | Home

Whoever said cats and dogs are sworn enemies have clearly never seen this adorable duo. Photo agency SWNS writes that "these heartwarming pictures ...

London Sites' Olympic Slump

Posted 10.09.2012 | Home

It seems that the Olympics weren't good for everyone in England after all. The Association of Leading Visitor Attractions is reporting that some si...

A Stylish Guide To London's West End

The Purple Passport | Posted 12.09.2012 | Home
The Purple Passport

Make for media hub Bloomsbury, where high-profile publishers and digital media firms abound and cultural institutions like the British Museum and University of London set a smart, worldly tone.

PHOTOS: In London, Finding A Great Afternoon Snack

Edward Schneider | Posted 12.05.2012 | Home
Edward Schneider

London is full of places where you can sit down and have a little savory something at any time of day, but too many of them are outlets of national chains. These are certainly a step up from the international burger chains, but our most delicious and relaxing afternoon mouthfuls have been at all-day restaurants that belong to smaller London-only groups with but a few locations each.

Billionaires Know Where They're Not Wanted

Reuters | Posted 12.04.2012 | Home

* Super-prime house prices flat in 2013 - report * Political uncertainty deters wealthy buyers By Tom Bill and Chris Vel...

Bond at 50: Dr. No Is a Time Capsule From the Early Mad Men Era

William Bradley | Posted 12.04.2012 | Home
William Bradley

While there have been some real clunkers among the Bond films, especially during the the charming but not all that nice version played by Roger Moore, the series has endured through generations of fans, with its 24th film coming up.

Best Places To Visit This Fall

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.04.2012 | Home
U.S. News Travel

How do you break up the long stretch of time between summer vacation and the holidays? With a fall break, of course. Autumn is a shoulder season for many destinations, which means discounted hotel rooms and cheaper airfare are easy to find.

London Olympics 2012 and the Gold Goes to... the Food!!!

Karine Bakhoum | Posted 10.02.2012 | Home
Karine Bakhoum

My first visit to London was back in 1984 when I was a student at the American University in Paris (AUP) and it was anything but positive. Memorable, ...

Biking Abroad: What Cycling Laws Say Overseas

EuroCheapo | Posted 11.28.2012 | Home
EuroCheapo

What can you expect to pay if you get accused of pedaling through a red light? The answers are sometimes surprising and sometimes ambiguous.

Your Start-Up Life: Why Diversity and Freedom Are Good For Business

Rana Florida | Posted 11.26.2012 | Home
Rana Florida

Frank Toskan tends to shy away from the media and rarely boasts about his success, even though he was responsible for opening some 300 MAC Cosmetics stores worldwide in just 15 years. This is the first in-person interview he's granted in more than 15 years.

Gramophone Awards 2012 - A Chat with James Jolly

Albert Imperato | Posted 11.24.2012 | Home
Albert Imperato

On September 27, Gramophone magazine -- often called the bible of the classical music recording industry -- will host its annual awards ceremony in London.