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The 5 Best Places To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Hopper.com | Posted 05.10.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

The biggest and best celebrations are concentrated either in Ireland itself, or in that land across the water, where so many Irish immigrants settled in successive waves from the 17th century on.

What You Need to Know Before Traveling to England

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 05.07.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

London's calling... or the whole country is. And they speak English! So what do else do you need to know before you travel there? Well... a lot!

Swanky Nightclub Bans Fur

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 03.05.2014 | Green

An elite London nightclub is shutting its doors to fur-wearers. Mahiki, whose A-list clientele includes Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Rihanna, h...

11 Places in Britain You Should Have Heard Of

Paul Anthony Jones | Posted 05.05.2014 | Travel
Paul Anthony Jones

Practically every town the world over has some random achievement to its name, or else has secured its place in history as the birthplace of some notable figure, the location of some remarkable building -- or the site of the first ever speeding ticket.

The Least Photogenic Places On Earth Are Actually Beautiful

Posted 03.06.2014 | Travel

A survey released by VeryFirstTo.com last week revealed what 701 respondents believe to be the most and least photogenic places on Earth. We get t...

10 Places in Europe You Never Thought You Could Afford

SmarterTravel | Posted 05.03.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

It'll take more than a discreetly tucked money belt to protect your cash in Europe's most expensive cities. Here's how to experience London, Paris, Venice, and other delightful destinations for a whole lot less than the average traveler.

If New York City Neighborhoods Were European Cities, Where Would You Live?

The Huffington Post | Karin Swanson | Posted 03.06.2014 | Travel

We can't all afford the luxury of traveling or living abroad. But if you live in New York City, maybe you can experience some of Europe's offerings wi...

London, Remixed

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.26.2014 | Travel

We've gotta tip our bowler hat to Reddit user shystone. The clever art fan remixed 18th and 19th-century paintings of London with screenshots of m...

Are Arab Bombs Deadlier Than Irish Bombs?

Monique El-Faizy | Posted 04.26.2014 | World
Monique El-Faizy

The IRA set off bombs in pubs, department stores, shopping centers, and subway stations and on busy roadways. There was no way to know what their target might be and when they might choose to strike. Yes, Egypt could still deteriorate that far, but it hasn't yet.

This Is What Parks Could Look Like in 2034

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 02.24.2014 | Business

City planners from Seattle to Seoul are dreaming up some remarkable designs for future parks. It seems after years of neglect, we are finally recogniz...

Brit Envisions Cargo-Container Burger Joint

BurgerBusiness | Posted 04.20.2014 | Taste
BurgerBusiness

British restaurateur Tom Reaney is seeking to raise £30,000 (roughly $50,117) through online-funding platform Kickstarter to transform his Burger Bear pop-up burger stand into one permanently housed in two stacked used cargo containers.

The River Thames Could Become A Giant Swimming Pool

Posted 02.14.2014 | Travel

Would you like to go for a swim in the River Thames? British architecture firm Studio Octopi released designs this week for public swimming areas ...

7 Things Americans Can Learn From Londoners

Posted 02.12.2014 | Travel

We all know that Italians can teach us Americans a thing or two about living life, but what our English-speaking friends across the pond? If you've...

6 Places Every Beatles Fan Should Visit

Budget Travel | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

If you're a die-hard Beatles fan or just becoming aware of the musical genius that is the Beatles, we've got six places every Beatles fan should visit, whether you're planning a trip to London, a pilgrimage to Liverpool, or happen to be in the New York City area.

The Beatles on Sullivan: You Say You Want a Revolution?

Michael Winship | Posted 04.10.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Winship

The Beatles' first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show was less than three months after the Kennedy assassination, bringing across the Atlantic a whiff of much needed fresh air, a reacquaintance with joy we all had been craving since November 22, 1963.

Bring On the Night: The Photography of Andy Summers

Bettina Gilois | Posted 04.10.2014 | Arts
Bettina Gilois

Art is inside the artist and finds its expression through the instrument. The guitar. The camera. For Andy Summers they were the instruments without words.

The Architectural Legacy of the Modern Olympics: A Low Medal Count

Paul Gunther | Posted 04.07.2014 | Arts
Paul Gunther

As architects and design lovers look forward accordingly, it is worth taking stock of the minute pantheon of enduring architectural excellence that has resulted from these seasonally alternating quadrennial attention-grabbing place makers.

Bridging the Gay Generation Gap

Charlie Ferrusi | Posted 04.07.2014 | Gay Voices
Charlie Ferrusi

Together we must open our minds, bridge the intergenerational gap, and for God's sake, please put down the finger.

Top 10 Beatles Fan Destinations Around the World

Cheapflights | Posted 04.07.2014 | Travel
Cheapflights

Whether you're a die-hard fan or an occasional listener, get a taste of The Beatles in these 10 cities across the globe.

Commuter Chaos Hits London In Tube Strike

AP | Posted 02.05.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — London commuters are facing long delays and massive disruptions after subway workers walked off the job to protest upcoming job cuts. ...

When Traveling, Don't Forget About the 'Whoops Money'

Christina Kelly | Posted 04.05.2014 | Travel
Christina Kelly

The bottom line is, no matter how much you prepare for your trip, there will always be whoopses. In a way, our 'whoops' moments made for the funniest parts of our trip. Instead of feeling angry towards them, learn to embrace the whoops.

London Dining: Cafe Murano -- A New Neighbor On A Changing Street

Edward Schneider | Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel
Edward Schneider

A striking thing about Café Murano is that, however sophisticated and crypto-complex the underlying recipes may be, the flavors remain clear and delicious.

Top Vacation Tastes In London And Munich

Edward Schneider | Posted 03.31.2014 | Travel
Edward Schneider

We've been away (London and Munich) for thirteen days as I write this, so I'm going to list one standout taste from each.

20 Reasons London ALWAYS Wins

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 01.28.2014 | Travel

Last week, we learned that London has officially surpassed Paris in its number of visitors. From July to September 2013, a record-breaking 4.9 million...

Martin Guitars at the Metropolitan

J. Michael Welton | Posted 03.25.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Early American Guitars: The Instruments of C. F. Martin is not only about the works of art, beauty and music that this 19th century Viennese immigrant and artisan created. It's also the story of how he changed the trajectory of handmade guitars in America.