New episodes of High Maintenance, the precise and perfect Web series about affluent New York City stoners, arrive today and immediately grant entry to the best small town in serialized fiction: the one in Brooklyn linked together by the affable weed dealer known only as The Guy. Show More Summary
Representatives from 30 European cities got together in Paris last week to formally commit themselves to reducing greenhouse gas emissions no less than 40% by 2030 — the same target set by the European Union’s climate change roadmapShow More Summary
Edin Dzeko’s Manchester City career has often veered from hugely successful to underwhelming. At the end of last season, he found his best form for the club—just reward, it felt, for the perseverance he had shown as a City player. He...Show More Summary
Visiting a new city can carry a bunch of different emotions along with it: excitement, anxiety, anticipation, frustration… just to name a few. Recently, I have discovered a great way to combat some of the more negative emotions while enabling myself to relish in the more positive ones. Free Walking Tours Free walking tours aren’t actually [...]Show More Summary
Amid the chaos of a fire that rattled lower Manhattan on Thursday, there were countless acts of altruism from neighbors and business owners showing support. The 7-alarm fire destroyed two structures in the city's East Village neighborhood after an explosion erupted in the basement of 121 Second Ave. Show More Summary
Reconnecting with nature is one of the best things we can do to improve our mental and physical health. In fact, researchers at the University of Minnesota found that our physical environment has a direct impact on stress levels. Here are eight cities that make it easy and affordable for their...
Whether you’re visiting the City by the Bay or call yourself a local, we’re bringing you the best events this year San Francisco. Mark your 2015-2016 calendar with this insider’s round up… April Hunky Jesus Contest A San Francisco institution hosted by The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence every Easter Sunday. The twerktacular Hunky Jesus Contest pits loin-cloth clad […]
Although I have now lived and worked in London for the past 43 years, my first 23 years were spending living and studying in Manchester and Manchester is now claiming to be the best city in the UK when it comes to Wi-Fi in the street. You can read more here.
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Just days ago, the UFC announced that it would be adding a few stops to its much-hyped UFC 189 World Tour. One of those stops was Vancouver, the city that I, an eager but somewhat unprepared Fightland writer, currently call home. Show More Summary
America’s cities import lots of things: food, building materials, electricity. That’s something of a problem. The best way to ensure the electricity is always there to run New York City’s elevators and power its hospitals is to generate the electricity as closely as possible to where it is actually used. Show More Summary
DIY legend Jeff Rosenstock is... awesome. He'll be in town tomorrow night at the Metro and since he's been coming through Chicago for so many years, we decided to get his take on the best places to play a show in the city. [ more › ...
From Sunset to Sun Valley, here are eleven of the city’s finest free coffee establishments. 1. Milt and Edie’s Drycleaners, Burbank Milt and Edie’s, which has been open twenty-four hours a day since 1962, offers far more than just coffee: they have free cookies, free hot dogs and popcorn, free treats for your dog, free […]
Following on the heels of New York, London, and many other urban centers, Boston is the latest city to envision how best to manage the certainty of rising water levels due to global warming.
NHL teams put a premium on goal-scoring players because it's the most difficult thing to do in the game. A player who can score 20 goals or more consistently is always going to have a good job in an NHL city. Some of the best scorers shoot early and often, while others are more prudent but deadly accurate. Show More Summary
San Diego is an easy city to fall in love with because of its incredible climate, spectacular scenery, and many activities and attractions. Finding the right place to stay during a visit is not so easy. You'll find a plethora of hotels in San Diego. Show More Summary
Vienna retained its crown as the city with the best quality of life, according to a global survey by management consultancy Mercer.
There's more than love in the air this spring in Paris, as the city's top museums and cultural spaces unveil a scintillating roster of new events and exhibitions. Plus, the best of the new boutiques, restaurants, and an exclusive new...Show More Summary
Some places stay with you long after you are gone. While they may not necessarily have the most pleasant weather or the best food, they've got something else, a certain indefinable quality that makes them hard to forget. They're full of adventure waiting to happen, and secrets waiting to be discovered. Show More Summary
Early last year, Citi came out with what was hands down the best sign-up bonus of the year -- they were offering a 100,000 mile sign-up bonus on the Citi Executive AAdvantage Card. Probably the reason for such a big bonus was that the...Show More Summary
Los Angeles punk veterans The Gears may not enjoy the worldwide infamy accorded X or the Germs, but the band is nonetheless a critically important strain of this city’s raging, late '70s punk-rock virus. Although they came to life at the tail end of the infection, The Gears distinguished themselves...