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?’Read more "Portugal is Getting Pretty Popular"
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"