No doubt, you’ll get to Portugal and see many of its terrific sights – the riverfront in Porto, the windy orange and tiled homes and streets in Lisbon, the sand and cliffs that seem to wrap around the world in the Algarve – and wonder to yourself, ‘Wait, why haven’t I heard more about this place?’
They wander around the city for 90 minutes or so, trying not to act. And then she plays this song.Read more "Before Sunset: ‘Let Me Sing You a Waltz’"
The film’s strength is in its ability to embrace the broken record and turn it into something that – eventually – doesn’t condone Wilson’s dreamy idealism or Rachel McAdams’ stuffy wet blanket-ism. It just acknowledges it.Read more "‘For All We Know, Paris is the Hottest Spot in the Universe’"
What do you like more – London at day or London at night?Read more "This is London. 24/7"
If you’re like so many out there, you’ve dreamed of one day living somewhere across the globe. You’ve seen the books and the photos, you’ve thought of a beach or Europe or somewhere sunny every day you were cooped up at work, and now you can afford to make that dream a reality.Read more "Retire and Expat: Long Lunches, Never-Ending Sunsets, and Morning Coffee Around the World"
It’s true that what makes Paris – or any city like it, maybe Rome or London or Bangkok and certainly New York – so good is also what can make it so terrible.Read more "Hate-Fucking Your Favourite Cities"