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The best cultural things I learned from living in Europe

THE BEST CULTURAL THINGS I LEARNED FROM LIVING IN EUROPE

From before I even visited Europe , I always thought of myself as European. Of course, technically, I wasn't. But for some reason it...

10 Creative Ways to Save Money in 2019

10 CREATIVE WAYS TO SAVE MONEY IN 2019

I don't know about you, but money has been on my mind a lot recently. Probably because I'm anxiously awaiting several end-of-year payments...

 
 
 
7 reasons you should send Christmas cards this year

7 REASONS YOU SHOULD SEND CHRISTMAS CARDS THIS YEAR

‘Tis the season! SPONSORED - Do you remember those days when the cards start arriving in the mailbox? Red, white, green, yellow envelopes....

A Gay Guy's Weekend Guide to Eindhoven

A GAY GUY'S WEEKEND GUIDE TO EINDHOVEN

Eindhoven is a city that might not be on your list when you plan a trip through Europe , with most people visiting other cities in...

 
 
 
Amsterdam's Volkshotel - a design hotel for everyone

AMSTERDAM'S VOLKSHOTEL - A DESIGN HOTEL FOR EVERYONE

From the moment my airport transfer pulled up to the hotel, I knew I was in the right spot. I won't lie, I was a little worried about...

Music brings us all together - My weekend at Amsterdam Dance Event 2018

MUSIC BRINGS US ALL TOGETHER - MY WEEKEND AT AMSTERDAM DANCE EVENT 2018

The lights are flashing above, reflections, bright flashes, and flickers. Maybe there's a disco ball above. Speakers in the corner,...

 
 
 
Paris - A capital of love & LGBTQ culture

PARIS - A CAPITAL OF LOVE & LGBTQ CULTURE

Paris is proud SPONSORED - This summer, the 10 th annual Gay Games took place in Paris. Over 10,000 athletes from 70 countries competed...

My experience with music while on airplanes

MY EXPERIENCE WITH MUSIC WHILE ON AIRPLANES

Music has always been an important part of my life. I remember my first iPod. Before that: I remember my Sony Walkman. I remember buying...

 
 
 
Amsterdam's Room Mate Aitana Hotel is a cool and convenient choice for a city break

AMSTERDAM'S ROOM MATE AITANA HOTEL IS A COOL AND CONVENIENT CHOICE FOR A CITY BREAK

SPONSORED - I didn't arrive to the hotel until late on Sunday. After a long party weekend which included late-nights and early-mornings,...

The transformative effect of a fresh, new look

THE TRANSFORMATIVE EFFECT OF A FRESH, NEW LOOK

I arrived at the Art+Autonomy salon a few minutes before my scheduled hair appointment. In Soho, a black-framed glass door led to a...

 
 
 
In Venice for the Biennale - A Place for Meaningful Art

IN VENICE FOR THE BIENNALE - A PLACE FOR MEANINGFUL ART

Last month, I posted a blog about the Refinery29's 29Rooms exhibition in Brooklyn which I guess is some sort of art exhibition, but...

A night of expanded reality at 29Rooms in Brooklyn - or not

A NIGHT OF EXPANDED REALITY AT 29ROOMS IN BROOKLYN - OR NOT

Last weekend, the newest round of the 29Rooms exhibition from Refinery29 opened in Brooklyn. The 29Rooms exhibition is described as...

 
 
 
Highlights from Fierté Montreal Pride 2018 in 28 photos

HIGHLIGHTS FROM FIERTÉ MONTREAL PRIDE 2018 IN 28 PHOTOS

Montreal Pride is a two week event that takes place each August. It's Canada's biggest queer event and the city turns to a rainbow-filled...

Foods you can't miss in Philly

FOODS YOU CAN'T MISS IN PHILLY

Okay, I'm just going to come out and say it: the Philadelphia cheesesteak is over. Done. Tried and tested, it's time for some of Philadelphia's...

 
 
 
The Wm. Mulherins' Sons Hotel in Philadelphia is a designer's dream

THE WM. MULHERINS' SONS HOTEL IN PHILADELPHIA IS A DESIGNER'S DREAM

When my Uber first pulled up in front of the hotel, I knew I was in the right place. A red-bricked building with a large sign proudly...

The importance of a comfortable bed

THE IMPORTANCE OF A COMFORTABLE BED

NOTE: This blog post features some products I've received as complimentary gifts. You'll see it disclosed in the text along with unique...

 
 
 
Philadelphia for hipsters - Cool things to do

PHILADELPHIA FOR HIPSTERS - COOL THINGS TO DO

FACT: Philadelphia is cool. You might think Philly is all about the history. And while it's an important part of the city, there's...

EXCLUSIVE: Win a trip to Philadelphia!

EXCLUSIVE: WIN A TRIP TO PHILADELPHIA!

To celebrate the launch of the new Hipster Guide to Philadelphia , I've teamed up with Visit Philadelphia to offer the exclusive chance...

 
 
 
An honest guide on how to find an apartment in NYC

AN HONEST GUIDE ON HOW TO FIND AN APARTMENT IN NYC

Before moving to NYC, I heard from countless friends who had made the move before: finding an apartment in NYC isn't easy. For one,...

Blogging then and now

BLOGGING THEN AND NOW

Hey internet, A few weeks ago I was sitting in a cocktail bar in Brooklyn with two new friends. As it always happens, the topic of...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

These popular K-beauty watermelon masks and moisturizers keep selling out...

These popular K-beauty watermelon masks and moisturizers keep selling out - we tried the new skin care brand's best sellers to figure out why

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Mention the... Read more ...

Sunny Beach, a resort that skirts Bulgaria's Black Sea, is the cheapest...

Sunny Beach, a resort that skirts Bulgaria's Black Sea, is the cheapest place to travel in 2019. These photos will make you want to book your vacation there

Lyudvig Aristarhovich/Shutterstock Each year, the UK-based site Post Office releases its Worldwide Holiday Costs Barometer report. The report analyzes the prices of essential... Read more ...

Behind the Scenes at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show

Behind the Scenes at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show

The press days for the 2019 Detroit Auto Show have wrapped up, and now we will never again need to fly out to the frozen wastes of Detroit in January for a car show. Detroit is... Read more ...

Louisville airport to be named after hometown hero Muhammad Ali

Louisville airport to be named after hometown hero Muhammad Ali

Louisville city renames its airport after hometown great Muhammad Ali. Louisville International Airport will now be known as Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport. Read more ...

Let's Take a Video Tour of the New 2020 Toyota Supra

Let's Take a Video Tour of the New 2020 Toyota Supra

Sick of hearing about the new 2020 Toyota Supra yet? I'm not, only because I very much want to drive it and see if Toyota-and mostly BMW , if we're giving credit where it's... Read more ...

Apurva Kempinski Bali to be launched in Indonesia

Apurva Kempinski Bali to be launched in Indonesia

Kempinski Hotels is ushering in a new era of first-class hospitality with the opening of The Apurva Kempinski Bali, a luxurious haven that captures the essence of Indonesian... Read more ...

The Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings of 2019

The Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings of 2019

World-renowned chefs including Alain Ducasse, Heston Blumenthal and Mauro Colagreco are making their mark in cities across the world this year with an array of exciting new... Read more ...

Louisville airport to be named after hometown hero Muhammad Ali

Louisville airport to be named after hometown hero Muhammad Ali

Louisville city renames its airport after hometown great Muhammad Ali. Louisville International Airport will now be known as Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport. A... Read more ...

Apurva Kempinski Bali to open in Indonesia

Apurva Kempinski Bali to open in Indonesia

The Apurva Kempinski Bali is a luxurious resort capturing the essence of Indonesian culture, art and identity. ‘Apurva' means ‘unique and magnificent' in Sanskrit. It is a... Read more ...

NYC welcomed 65.2 million tourists in 2018 with increased Chinese visitors

NYC welcomed 65.2 million tourists in 2018 with increased Chinese visitors

New York City welcomed 65.2 million tourists in 2018, by marking a ninth consecutive year of the growth. The city tourism board has confirmed this information. According to the... Read more ...