The strapping actor, who plays a modern superhero in Deadpool 2, takes us back to the old country
Deadpool 2 is out, and besides a fresh batch of witty quips by the spandex-covered antihero (Ryan Reynolds), fans of the farcical superhero franchise have received a cast of new sidekicks—including Shatterstar played by British-born, L.A.-raised actor Lewis Tan.
While Shatterstar may be new to theatergoing audiences, like most Marvel characters, he ... More
From chicken cooked in a bladder to steak tartare and frites
Michelin stars aligned for the fifth annual GourmetFest in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, the foodie festival organized by Relais & Châteaux, a global collection of fine restaurants, hotels and resorts. This year, the program featured 35 renowned chefs, wine experts and sommeliers, and attracted 2,400 guests for four days ... More
This 19th century countryside manse defines Celtic grandeur
In the Irish countryside, you practically can’t go anywhere without tripping over a castle. But the Gothic splendor of Adare Manor, a towering estate-turned-hotel located a half-hour outside the rugged city of Limerick, strikes awe in the heart of even the most well-traveled Hibernophile. Built in the early 1800s by ... More
This region’s rolling hills are a quick jaunt from Venice and the birthplace of Prosecco
Veneto, a region known for its luscious landscape stretching from Venice to the Dolomites, is a dream destination, offering with plenty of flowing Prosecco without the crowds of Tuscany.
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Fairytale-esque but full of modern-day comforts is the beautiful Borgoluce – an Italian villa-style bed and breakfast ... More
The new Gucci Garden houses fashion, artifacts and a Michelin-quality restaurant
Yesterday, Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele unveiled his latest contribution to the fashion landscape with Gucci Garden, a sprawling retail concept located in a three-story Florentine palace. The 14-century venue – the aptly named Palazzo della Mercanzia, which translates to “palace of merchandise” – originally housed the Gucci Museo, an ... More
Your guide to getting cozy at this coastal California hamlet
Take respite from tech-driven San Francisco with a weekend in the rustic, coastal hamlet of Half Moon Bay, situated just south of the city. Ahead, our guide to unwinding in and around town.
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What’s better than bundling up around a bonfire when temperatures begin to drop? Doing so ... More
Here’s how to spend a weekend in style in the couture capital of the world
The couture capital of the world is never more stylish than during fashion month’s grand finale: Paris Fashion Week. Starting September 25th, Paris will play host to fashion’s top players – this year more than ever thanks to the wave of labels including Altuzarra and Thom Browne that have ... More