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The New York City of ‘A Little Life’: A Perpetual and Uneventful Present Day
For a book whose very title indicates the prominence of a single character, it took me by surprise to find that 100 or so pages into Hanya Yanagiha...
June 21, 2016
The Fascinating Ruins of 5 Long-Lost Beach Resorts
It's a spine-tingling thing to see things that were once coveted fall into decay. That sentiment guided my interest in researching the glamorous ...
June 15, 2016
New York City Guide
June 8, 2016
Drinking Pulque in Mexico City: The Ancient Aztecs’ Beverage of Choice
A couple millennia ago in the ancient Aztec culture based in what is present-day Mexico, there was no beer or wine. Instead, for religious rituals ...
June 7, 2016
Notes on a Sunday Night in the Hamptons
The two lane road, even heading in on a Sunday, can’t help but get backed up with traffic that slows to a crawl. In a way I don’t understand, ...
June 1, 2016
Colonia Verde in Fort Greene, Brooklyn
I'd been in this back garden several times before, back when the space belonged to a restaurant called Kif and before that, another called Liquors, ...
May 23, 2016
Mexico City –> Huatulco on Interjet Flight 2651
In Flight Reviews, Flung writers provide key information about flights they take in order to leave the flying public better informed in an age of ...
May 19, 2016
Nights and Weekends in Greenpoint, Brooklyn
Before you order your first drink, the cash-only policy very well may lead you to the ATM sticking out of an old London phone booth just outside of ...
May 16, 2016
Home of the Brave in Greenpoint, Brooklyn
This pleasantly de-saturated home shop on Greenpoint’s Franklin Avenue has a lot going for it: beautiful inventory, an easy layout that encourages ...
May 11, 2016
Which Ride-Hailing App Should You Use In New York City?
Editor's Note: We updated this article on October 21, 2016 and again on April 23, 2017. The ride-hailing app world is a fast moving one, and on both ...
May 5, 2016
For Keepsake: The Things I’ve Brought Home
Quite some time ago, having just turned 21, I traveled with my dad to Tanzania, where he’d once lived. It was the first trip of my life that could ...
May 2, 2016
A Slice of Old Paris at the Hotel Langlois
There’s something weird going on with Paris hotels, I gradually concluded as I conducted the research for a place to stay for four September ...
April 26, 2016
5 Beaches of Guadeloupe (One for Every Mood)
With its easy blend of French and Caribbean culture, Guadeloupe offers a charming, homegrown feel—think restaurants no fussier than somebody’s ...
April 22, 2016
Following Hemingway to the Met’s Cézanne Gallery
Perhaps no other American author has had his writing style more widely examined, more often imitated, and more intensively deconstructed than Ernest ...
April 19, 2016
The World’s Best Works of Contemporary Public Art
Public art can be tricky business. In the wrong hands, it becomes just another part of the corporate milieu, or succumbs to heavy-handed propaganda. ...
April 13, 2016
Guided By Memory Through Two Thai Chinatowns
I started off with the right directions: Ride the Chayo Praya River boat to the dock for Chinatown; walk three blocks to Charoenkrung Road; turn ...
April 11, 2016
10 Great Works of Literature about Florida
The best books about Florida tend toward what are arguably that state's sleaziest features--its seedy backwaters (literal and other), its wayward ...
April 5, 2016
Chez Emy: The Best Little Restaurant in Guadeloupe
The moment I fell in love with Guadeloupe began and ended with a bottle of rum. There was a lot to love about this French Caribbean archipelago in ...
April 4, 2016
‘Tyler’s Last’ by David Winner: A Round-the-World Paean to Patricia Highsmith
On September 5th, 2001, Tyler, the eponymous character of David Winner’s metafictional novel Tyler’s Last, scrambles up a steep, garbage-strewn ...
March 31, 2016
A Guide To the Old Florida Charms of Matlacha
One of the undermentioned milestones for adults in middle-class America today comes as their parents make their inevitable migration to Florida. For ...
March 29, 2016
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