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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 05:01:22 GMTRiding a lift at the Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The Games are less than a year away.South Korea is a skiing afterthought no more. The 2018 Winter Olympics is a coming-out party for the country as a winter sports destination.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:00:02 GMTThe Dahlak Archipelago — a scattering of more than 120 islands, only four inhabited — near Massawa, Eritrea, abounds with butterflyfish, jellyfish, barracuda, manta rays, parrotfish, red snappers, coral fish, puffer fish, clown fish and more than 200 kinds of corals.The waters off this troubled nation shelter pristine reefs and a plethora of exotic fish.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:01:02 GMTTaiwan salad dressed with salted black beans at MUME, one of the Taipei restaurants with a new focus on local ingredients.A growing number of restaurants, from casual to upscale, are riding the wave of an “eat local” movement.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:00:09 GMTA swirl of parade participants at carnival in Port of Spain, Trinidad, in February 2013.Call it the Trini-fication of Carnival. Trinidad-style fetes are full-on productions that now happen almost monthly.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:19:44 GMTTo get the most out of a museum visit, don’t stay too long, focus on an area of interest, and use audio tours.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:11:16 GMTThe screens of in-flight entertainment systems on an Airbus A350 XWB.Shifting in-flight entertainment systems to streaming content over wireless systems can save money and space, though the rollout is expected to happen gradually.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:40:39 GMTA variety of spreads at Barbarestan.Culinary fever is spreading in Tbilisi, with post-Soviet restaurants dusting off their cookie-cutter menus and focusing on all things organic.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:00:11 GMTPortuguese-style roasted chicken on the bone with rustic potato, chorizo, green olive, onion and cilantro.The chef Chris Ponte teams with some Outback Steakhouse executives to create On Swann.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:00:02 GMTThe room has a crisp décor while gossamer curtains on a window overlooking leafy Linguard Street filtered in natural light.The 41-room Spectator is a stylish addition to Charleston’s hotel scene that offers an authenticity you won’t find in a chain hotel.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:05:43 GMTRonnells Antikvariat, a bookshop with an inventory of 75,000 secondhand and rare tomes.Stockholm’s Ostermalm neighborhood is elegant and refined. It’s also an upscale residential area that’s dotted with unique specialty stores.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:00:01 GMTJames Niehues.James Niehues has created trail maps for runs in Aspen, China and Serbia.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:20:12 GMTThe first of six spaces diners at Enigma pass through during a dining experience of some 40 dishes lasting three hours.The chef Albert Adrià’s latest opening aims to be a 2017 update of the acclaimed restaurant where he worked for 23 years.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:26 GMTA new rail line connects Denver International Airport with the city’s newly refurbished Union Station.Unexpected locales are joining the car-optional list as new and expanding rapid transit options take root across the country.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:10:13 GMTA young man in Kyoto. “I approached him because of his style, and it’s rare to see a Japanese dandy,” the photographer wrote. “I posed him and he touched his hat, which I loved. He looked like a statue.”Mark Hartman, a photographer and director from Brooklyn, recently spent three weeks in Japan, chasing a lifelong fascination with the country’s culture.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:00:01 GMTSailing by the Regent Porto Montenegro hotel.Hotels and tour operators are offering discount packages and trips with perks for those who love (or want to learn) to sail.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:23:49 GMTLa Guardia Airport, left, and Kennedy Airport. All things being equal, what New York City area airport would you choose?Which New York region airport do you prefer — Kennedy Airport or La Guardia — and why? Your response could be included in an article.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:33:11 GMTSwedish design trends of the past — Gustavian gilt, the psychedelic patterns of Josef Frank and folksy Nordic touches — are warming up Stockholm.Stockholm’s ubiquitous, pared-back aesthetic is being defrosted — by an infusion of surprisingly colorful, lushly textured Old World design.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:18:10 GMTA family restaurant in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, serves the pungent cooking of Koryo Saram, descendants of Koreans who were exiled to Central Asia.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:09:02 GMTVillas at the just opened Hoshinoya Bali are connected by a winding network of waterways.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:00:02 GMTBlackTail’s head bartender Jesse Vida. Virgin Atlantic offers cocktails courtesy of local bars such as BlackTail at some of its Clubhouse lounges.In airport lounges and onboard flights, menus include specialty drinks created by mixologists at well-known bars in New York and San Francisco.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:48:55 GMTWalking from Mexico to the United States at the border crossing in San Ysidro, Calif.Before you travel, here’s some information on what border agents can and cannot do, along with recommendations from lawyers.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:49:00 GMTA stylish new restaurant melds Asian cuisines in a cavernous former Chinatown theater where a gang massacre once occurred.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:24:09 GMTAfter years of planning, Jean-Georges Vongerichten is ready to open his latest outpost in a furniture store.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:04:36 GMTA worker at a Taj hotel in Mumbai, India, waited to check in guests using an Apple iPad, without the need to go to reception.The hospitality industry is drawing on technology to connect with guests and enhance their stays, while data gives them insight into their operations.