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Travel guides, itineraries, tips, and inspiration - Fathom FATHOM

Travel guides, itineraries, tips, and inspiration - Fathom FATHOM

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Fathom's 24 Best Travel Blogs and Websites 2015 Travel Teq What we love: Reports on traveling culture and lifestyle treasures for the fashion-forward jetsetter. Smart lists with food and nightlife recommendations for sporting your style. Last seen: checking out an artist residence hotel in London, admiring the Swiss chalets of Peter Zumthor. Photo: Courtesy of Travel Teq ShareThis Copy and Paste LUXE City Guides - NEW YORK Iconic, majestic, grand, kitsch, the tops, the bottoms, the kit and the kaboodle, NY is one huge and mercurial melting pot. Fashion forward, status conscious, food and culture epicentric, exasperating, exhilarating and never, ever out of vogue. Want perfect cocktails in funky modern speakeasies or charming, charisma-stacked old bars? Cut through the mediocre to find and feast on knockout food from humble burger joints to sensational gastro temples.

Frommers Event Search Displaying 41-60 of 200 results, sorted by DATE. Tour de Wakatipu Apr 2013 (annual) Queenstown, New Zealand Keen cyclists take on the Tour de Wakatipu, a 45km race through countryside around Queenstown. Competitors pedal through leafy vineyards as they approach the finish line at Chard Farm, where… Links We Love: 1/10/2015 What we're clicking on this week (when we're not packing on the layers.) One day, I'd love to check into Houshi Ryokan. The traditional Japanese hotel is supposedly the oldest continually operating, family-run business.

untitled Colt Miller and Logan Caldbeck of Corbra Rock Boot Company show us how they make their beautiful and unique South Highland leather boots out of thier shop in the small West Texas desert town of Marfa. When furniture designer and maker Joey Benton of Marfa, Texas had a surplus of beautiful leather left over from a job, he made lemonade by making sandals inspired by footwear of the past, where there were no left and right. Here he explains the idea behind the sandal’s design and speaks about the wild possibilities and limitations that are part of living in the remote west texas desert town of Marfa, Texas. Primo Carrasco supplies the soundtrack and demonstrates how to break in these beautiful sandals and make them your own. Last year while touring the country with her husband Chap, Maura Ambrose had a 1970 VW camper van induced vision of what she wanted out of life and that vision was is the name of natural dyes and quilting.

[:en]Follow the Food Festival: A Voyage into Small Town Portugal[:] [:en] As the mayor of the tiny Portuguese village told me in broken Spanish, (our only common language)-“If it doesn’t melt in your mouth, it’s not ham…” Those of you guys who know me by now, know I’m an absolute sucker for food. Travel From the latest boutique, luxury and design hotel openings to up-and-coming destinations along with innovative, creative insights into the travel industry. Travel all the fun of an outdoors holiday, minus the weather, at German lakeside hostel... April 9th, 2014 Travel • Each egg in a dozen is stamped with an individual expiration date. • It makes waiters happy when you linger over food. • Overall, the men here seem very confident, almost arrogant., Some cool libraries from around the world. ... t Some cool libraries from around the world. Sources: 1 2 3/3 4 5 6 7 8 9 For more facts, Follow Ultrafacts WHERE'S BRENT BEEN? Montauk Beach House OK, due to popular demand, my new section “Where’s Brent Going?” is up and running. (thank you Markos from Canaves Oia in Santorini for your inspiration!) Historical Non-Friction: Turkey’s Oldest Oil-Wrestling Tournament Edirne, in northwestern Turkey, is home to an annual competition that has existed since 1362. Billed as the world's second-oldest athletic tournament—after the Olympic Games—it's also the largest showcase for the Turkish national sport of oil wrestling. This time-honored event has one noticeably different ingredient from wrestling bouts elsewhere: olive oil, and lots of it. The one thousand or so contestants at Kirkpinar, as the competition is called, use an estimated thousand kilograms (about one ton) of the all-natural unguent throughout the one-day tourney. In addition to its aesthetic benefits, being slathered in oil prevents an opponent from easily gaining leverage. Wrestlers tend to compensate by reaching down the opponent's trousers—a conventional and totally legal move.

Travel Hacking Resources It’s a common misconception that getting multiple credit cards simply for the signup bonuses is “gaming the system.” In fact, banks are happy to pay for acquiring customers. These banks purchase millions of miles in bulk from airlines and hotels, then distribute them as signup bonuses and ongoing incentives for their new customers. It’s a win-win for everyone involved.