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Hong Kong – The Gourmet’s Guide

Hong Kong – The Gourmet’s Guide

There is no place quite like Hong Kong. This eastern oasis boasts a remarkable density of restaurants, ranging from little known hole-in-the-wall jewels to top Michelin-starred establishments where reservations must be made weeks in advance. Hong Kong’s unique position as an independently governed city-state within China has allowed it to develop a distinct culture, cuisine, … More

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The Evolution of Tennis Technology [Infographic]

The Evolution of Tennis Technology [Infographic]

The rules of tennis may have changed little over the years but few other sports have been as dramatically impacted by the advancement of technology as tennis. With the Australian Open coming to a close this week we thought it might be a good time to take a look at all the ways technology has … More

Best Australian Open Restaurants and Bars in Melbourne

Best Australian Open Restaurants and Bars in Melbourne

With Grand Slam tennis in full, ahem, swing Down Under, it’s time to look at where to nosh and swill close to Melbourne Park.

Most Interesting Streets in New York City

Most Interesting Streets in New York City

It’s probably one of the more difficult lists to compile in the travel and tourism business but somebody has to do it. Somebody – in this case – is us. The task? Cull New York City’s intricate grid of spectacular streets down to a palatable, manageable few for avid amblers to digest. In this case … More

First Big Blizzard of 2013 in Newfoundland

First Big Blizzard of 2013 in Newfoundland

Ever wonder what a truly epic snowstorm in Canada is like? Well St. John’s, the fine capital of the province of Newfoundland, just got a taste of a big one last week. And as luck has it, a few amateur videographers were all too happy to document the event for those of us who live … More

Best Small Museums in Australia

Best Small Museums in Australia

Thanks to gambler cum art collector cum winery boss David Walsh, the Museum of Old and New Art on the Berriedale peninsula in Hobart has single-handedly thrust Tasmania, if not Australia, in a new kind of media glare (The New Yorker, for one, just did a huge profile on Walsh and his flashy museum last … More

10 Noteworthy Noodle Shops in Asia

10 Noteworthy Noodle Shops in Asia

Noodles. The ultimate world comfort food, noodles transcend cultures as far-flung as the Balkans and Central Asia. But in foremost culinary capitals like Hong Kong, Singapore, Shanghai, Beijing, Taipei, Tokyo and Bangkok, this staple comestible borders on the sublime. With that, discover thirteen shops in Asia that serve up drool-worthy noodle bliss.