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Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Globally Conscious Items To Give Loved Ones This Year

Traveling the world can open your eyes to larger issues than whether you bought the perfect holiday sweater or which shoes you should add to your already extensive collection. Fortunately, giving holiday gifts can be a selfless activity this holiday season, thanks to globally-conscious […]

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Trip Tips: A Local’s Guide To Buenos Aires, Argentina

Looking to travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina? Epicure & Culture caught up with Andres M, a Buenos Aires local tour guide, to learn how travelers can immerse themselves in local culture, savor tasty delicacies and go beyond the guidebook in […]

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Quirky Travel: Top 15 Unusual Wine Tastings And Experiences Around The World

Do you love wine but are tired of traditional wine tastings? Bored of dry crackers, stiff stools at wine bars and snobbish sommeliers? Spice up the way you experience wine with the world’s top unusual experiences centered around fermented grapes. […]

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Top Places In Copenhagen For Danish Design Nerds

One thing Copenhagen, Denmark, is well-known for its functionalist design and Neo-Modernist architecture. While buildings incorporate steel, glass, wood, natural stone, brick and gravity-defying layouts into their designs, local artists continuously make advancements with inventions like the Egg Chair and […]

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Philadelphia: The City That Asks The Question, ‘Why Not?’

“This city will always have my heart,” D says to me, as we drive across the Delaware River into Philadelphia by way of our favorite two-dollar bridge. “Ann Arbor might be your new home for the next four years, but […]

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Maboneng: Johannesburg’s Hipster Hub

Hipster probably isn’t the first word you think of when you picture Johannesburg. While the city has a turbulent past that still affects the way people perceive it, Joburg is home to a number of neighborhoods with worthwhile offerings: Upscale […]

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Creative Culture: Exploring Johannesburg’s Art Scene In Eclectic Newtown

“The art in Johannesburg has a big focus on context. People respect and appreciate things more when they have a meaning.” I’m currently on a walking tour through Joburg’s suburb of Newtown with Tania of Past Experiences. A born and […]

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Avant-Garde Experiences In Bushwick, Brooklyn

For those who want to enjoy New York City‘s arts scene beyond the mainstream offerings, head to Bushwick in Brooklyn. One of the city’s most up-and-coming neighborhoods for the arts, you’ll find everything from offbeat circus acts to experimental theater […]

Outdoor Art Abounds In Vancouver's Hidden Alleyways

Outdoor Art Abounds In Vancouver’s Hidden Alleyways

While Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada, is known as a pristine and ultra-clean city, it has a darker side that can be seen by wandering through its hidden alleys. After being told by locals the alleyways in Gastown were safe […]