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This Town Once Feared the 10-Story Waves. Then the Extreme Surfers Showed Up.

NAZARÉ, Portugal — At the market in the ancient fishing village of Nazaré, Portuguese pensioners shopped for their fruit and vegetables. Retired fishermen chatted over coffee. And a record-breaking American surfer sipped on a cucumber and celery smoothie.It was Garrett McNamara, a 51-year-old from Hawaii who until recently held the world record for

November 12th, 2018|Categories: News, Travel News|Tags: |Comments Off on This Town Once Feared the 10-Story Waves. Then the Extreme Surfers Showed Up.

Hotel Review: Generation Laptop Finds a Home in Brooklyn

Rates$159 and up.The BasicsFounded in the once-rough East London district of Shoreditch in 2006 and rapidly expanding to progressive cities like Amsterdam and Portland, Ore., the Hoxton is like a naughty little sister to the popular Ace chain, replete with rose-colored velvet and china bunny sculptures. There is a certain inevitability to its

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What You Need to Know About Boeing’s 737 Max

The Boeing 737 Max, which the company unveiled in 2017, quickly became one of its most popular planes: 200 Maxes bought by airlines ranging from American to Southwest, are already in the air and more than 4,700 are currently on order.But, in the wake of the fatal Lion Air accident in Indonesia last

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Where to Stay, and What to Eat, in Miami

For those who haven’t visited in a minute, some of the recent changes Miami has undergone may come as a surprise. The Design District, which for years was a maze of traffic cones and construction dust, is now brimming with fashion boutiques and places to stop and grab a cup of coffee, a

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What RuPaul Can’t Travel Without

The most famous drag queen in the world, RuPaul, has collected three Emmys for hosting the reality competition “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” and is a singer and author to boot. His latest book, “GuRu,” a collection of essays with a forward by Jane Fonda, was just published by Harper Collins.RuPaul Andre Charles and his

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In Toronto, a Restaurant Puts Mexican Cuisine on a Wood Fire

Smoke is often said to be the secret Mexican ingredient and everything here is cooked on a wood fire. The long, narrow space, all white and wood, with low, curving ceilings meant to evoke those of a hacienda, is split in two. The restaurant’s 72 seats run parallel to the open kitchen, which

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Historic Preservation or Just Ripping Out a Way of Life in Beijing?

“Isn’t it more convenient,” he asked, “if I can just get those outside of where I live?”Along the hutong where he lives and Ms. Yuan works, several businesses have closed: a hardware shop, a congee and dumpling joint, the place that sold houseplants, the fruit and vegetable shop operated by the cheerful young

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How to Ski for Less This Winter

The flexible freelancerYou work a lot, but your main requirements are a laptop and good internet connection. Carving out a week — or even two — for a winter sports getaway isn’t entirely out of the question. Take advantage of the time and flexibility you have to get the biggest bang for your

November 7th, 2018|Categories: News, Travel News|Tags: |Comments Off on How to Ski for Less This Winter

Pip and Me: A Journey Into the World of ‘Great Expectations’

It’s a warm morning, the sky is cloudless and the marshes of the Hoo Peninsula, 25 miles downriver from London, are thick with daises and red clover. In the churchyard of St Mary’s in the village of Lower Higham there is a scent of cut grass. The whole scene, in other words, is

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How to Eat Safely and Travel With an Autoimmune Disease

“Visiting regions like Western Europe where it’s easy to replace medications is also helpful,” he added. If specialty drugs are lost or confiscated, patients can contact their health insurance’s or drug company’s patient support programs, which typically provide a rescue supply of medications through a local specialty pharmacy or hospital (depending on the

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