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Dubai Hopes To Become Most Visited City In The World By 2020

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.09.2014 | Travel

Paris, London...Dubai? They folks over in Dubai have high hopes, it turns out, as they want to overcome the two European powerhouses to become the...

Polly Morgan on Her Latest Exhibition and the Resuscitation of Taxidermy

Crane.tv | Posted 07.08.2014 | Arts
Crane.tv

Start a conversation about British contemporary art and Polly Morgan's name will undoubtedly come up. Her work is critically acclaimed, and also attracts the interest of celebrity collectors such as Kate Moss and Courtney Love who willingly offer six-figure sums to have one of her pieces in their lives.

My Year in Savages

Jehnny Beth | Posted 07.06.2014 | Entertainment
Jehnny Beth

I spent a year being Jehnny Beth, night and day consumed by my persona, traveling the world and fronting Savages, doing my job the best I could. Bigger audiences pushed me to find the entertainer in me.

European Travel: Seventeenth-Century Opera in Two European Cities

Edward Schneider | Posted 07.02.2014 | Travel
Edward Schneider

Even in today's more authentic and interesting productions, seventeenth-century Italian/Venetian opera can be a hard sell: Where are the tunes amid all the recitative-like declamation?

Everything You Need To Get Caught Up For '24'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.02.2014 | TV

"24" returns Monday, May 5, but most of us don't have time to re-watch every season to get ready for it. Damn it, Chloe! Fix this! As much as ...

IKEA To Roll Out Vegetarian Meatballs

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 04.23.2014 | Business

A new food item will soon be available at the end of your IKEA shopping gauntlet: veggie meatballs. The Swedish furniture giant will roll out a veg...

William Shakespeare at 450

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 06.22.2014 | Arts
Anne Margaret Daniel

How can any of us find the words to wish a happy 450th birthday to the single most significant, elegant, funny, wise and human writer ever to use the English language? That's what I, and countless others, have thought and think of Shakespeare.

Pebble Mine: Delivering Congratulations, Not Petitions, to Rio Tinto

Joel Reynolds | Posted 06.21.2014 | Green
Joel Reynolds

We've gone each year to fight the Pebble Mine -- a 21st century example of what the mining industry will do if given free reign, based on promises of safety, sustainability, and technological innovation that can't be kept and must not be believed.

Breathtaking Bridges That Are More Than Just Walkways

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel

Bridges are generally built to serve a purpose, but sometimes they are just downright cool, beautiful or even a little bizarre. Some highlighted below...

Have an Eggcellent Easter!

Emma McQuiston | Posted 06.18.2014 | Style
Emma McQuiston

I love Easter! Spring has finally sprung, with sweet smells in the air, and sweet treats for us to savor. Here are my latest favorite things.

6 International Beer Fests You Should Hit This Year

Thrillist | Posted 06.15.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

What can you possibly do for this year's big beercation?

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Moves Across The Pond

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 04.15.2014 | Style

Put down the wine and get your fish and chips ready, because the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is going across the pond this year. The big show u...

Hanging at Canary Wharf in London

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 06.14.2014 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Canary Wharf is many of these things, plus, according to my son, the financial center of the universe. It was easy for me to recognize that there surely is a lot of business going on, and dozens of buildings to do it in.

What I Wear Is My Choice!

Bushra Alvi | Posted 06.14.2014 | Women
Bushra Alvi

Perhaps, like everything else, there is no single meaning of the abaya for Muslim women across the globe.

5 Most Family-Friendly Cities In Europe

Budget Travel | Posted 06.14.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

If your motto is "Have family, will travel," you'll be glad to know that Europe is within your reach.

Best Way To See A Place Just Might Be On A Bike

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Mullen | Posted 04.12.2014 | Travel

There are endless suggestions and opinions on the very best ways to see a city, so we're just going to add another log to the fire. The answer: Bik...

A Film Lover's Guide to London

Katie Goldstein | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Katie Goldstein

Take a strut down the red carpet and visit sites in London that are truly some of the biggest film stars in history.

If You Need a Reason to Visit London This Spring, Take a Peek at These Parks

Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

London is a pretty magical destination year-round -- the bustling streets, the royal residences, the magnificent museums -- but it's an especially wonderful place to visit during the spring as the city bursts into bloom.

This Is London. With Loads Of Smog

AP | Posted 04.03.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — Schools have closed their playgrounds and ambulance staff are reporting a surge in breathing problems as smog blankets parts of Englan...

The World's Most Social Travel Destinations

minube | Posted 06.02.2014 | Travel
minube

They say "there's no place like home," but we finally put it to the test! The travel site minube along with over 100 tourism boards from Iowa to Indon...

The World's Top 10 Airport Hotels With Stunning Runway Views

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 06.01.2014 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

In the last few years, airport hotels have evolved from being an unavoidable stopover to luxurious, must-visit retreats.

Europe Revisited

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.24.2014 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

You've scaled the Eiffel Tower, ridden the London Eye, strolled Las Ramblas and posed outside the Pantheon. If you've been there and done that in Europe, we have some alternative suggestions on how to combat attraction apathy in London, Paris, Barcelona and Rome.

The World's Most Famous Streets

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Whether they're known for prime people watching or retail therapy, there are some streets in the world that are simply destinations in themselves. Whi...

Universal Orlando Will Use Lifelike Animation and Live Special Effects to Recreate Harry Potter's journey aboard the Hogwarts Express

Jim Hill | Posted 05.14.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

It seems kind of counter-intuitive to use a plane to promote a train. But that's exactly what the Universal Orlando Resort did earlier this week. They jetted James & Oliver Phelps (AKA the two talented Brits who played Fred & George Weasley in the "Harry Potter" film series) all over the globe.

Putin' on the Ritz: Why Western Business Undermines Sanctions to Put Profits Ahead of Patriotism

Terry Connelly | Posted 05.11.2014 | Business
Terry Connelly

It turns out our own devotion to liberty and international law only goes so far when somebody's profits and dividends and executive compensation are put at risk. Talk is cheap, but patriotism is expensive, as it turns out.