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How to Decode the Place Between Places

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 11.23.2014 | Arts
Charles R. Wolfe

The ebb and flow of nature, economic base and the passage of time are always ripe for observation. Below, take note of one walk's illustration of two towns, their edges and the spaces between.

Independence Movements in Europe: Scotland Is Tip of the Iceberg

Rob McNamara | Posted 11.16.2014 | World
Rob McNamara

Some of these are well known like those in the Basque Country, Catalonia and Flanders. Others are much more surprising -- for example, hands up if you really knew about the Venetian and Bavarian independence movements?

The Option of Sensing the City

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 11.11.2014 | Arts
Charles R. Wolfe

Sensing the city is a personal experience owned by each of us. From a legal perspective, it is an urban property right that transcends public and private domains. It is a form of place-decoding that deserves more illustration and attention.

How to Place-Decode the Elements of Urbanism

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 11.04.2014 | Arts
Charles R. Wolfe

According to the New York Times' Roger Cohen, France is struggling with changing times, including how perception of classic physical space is evolving as the role of cyberspace expands.

Top 10 Family Villas

Jane Anderson | Posted 09.23.2014 | Travel
Jane Anderson

A fabulous villa is the holy grail of a successful family getaway. You can all chill out, claim your own space and not fret about what time breakfast is served or whether your kids are annoying the honeymoon couple round the pool.

10 Unique Places To Say "I Love You" in France

Samantha Daniels | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
Samantha Daniels

Sometimes a couple wants more romance than a kiss at the top of the Eiffel Tower or while sunning on the Mediterranean in St Tropez. Here are 10 unique places to say your I love you's in France this summer.

7 Amazing Places Where People Are (Literally) Living On The Edge

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 06.09.2014 | Travel

Some people may think they like "living on the edge," but there are a few places around the world where people are doing just that. Check out the ...

Live From the Dubai International Film Festival: Monday, Dec. 9

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.08.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

How bad can a film-festival day be when you see four movies - and only one of them is terrible? And the best one is the last one of the day? That ...

The Saga of Gabriel Allon Flows On in THE ENGLISH GIRL

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 09.10.2013 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Book Review Jackie K Cooper ...

Astoria Characters: The Analyze-This Psychologist

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.11.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

A dozen African masks. A baby grand. And a bouquet. If we are the sum of our possessions, these tell us most of what we need to know about Milton "Mickey" Wilner.

The Mob's New French Mediterranean Home

AP | LORI HINNANT | Posted 01.14.2013 | World

AJACCIO, Corsica -- The bombs exploded across hundreds of miles of Corsican coastline, gutting two dozen villas nearly simultaneously on some of Europ...

On Libya and Liberty

Carol Smaldino | Posted 10.31.2011 | Politics
Carol Smaldino

When we vote or decide or discuss or debate, we are supposed to be informed. However, if we so often rely on superstitions and belief systems that don't work, how is there any truth at all?

Pardon My French: Our Heroine Confronts Corsica And Rotten Cheese

Katie Beck | Posted 10.29.2011 | Travel
Katie Beck

It started out tasting like very strong blue cheese, but the flavor quickly went from pungent to spicy and then seemed to coat my tongue and the inside of my mouth like peanut butter.

Flaming Dessert Burns Restaurant Patrons

Anneli Rufus | Posted 09.04.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

That's a tragic story, not to be miminized in any way. But one of the main reasons it shocks us is that fruit is not supposed to hurt.

Best Travel Finds Of 2010

Ondine Cohane | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Ondine Cohane

Last year was a great one for hotel and restaurant openings, particularly for the intimate and one of a kind places I love. Here were the best of the spots that I was lucky enough to check out in 2010.

Why is Corsica the Step Sister to Sardinia?

Angella Nazarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Angella Nazarian

While Corsica doesn't have five star hotel accommodations on par with Sardinia, it more than makes up for it in breathtaking landscapes, beaches, a sense of history.

PHOTOS: My Honeymoon In Corsica

Coco Rocha | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Coco Rocha

Corsica is very much your own experience. No one is going to hold your hand to guide you or to hold you back.

Uma Thurman And Fiance Go Night Swimming, Kissing

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Uma Thurman's romance with financier fiancé Arpad 'Arki' Busson is going just swimmingly, judging by their latest dalliance. The pair slipped off ...