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Posts by David A. Keeps

L.A.'s Arts District
Edgy studios and industrial-chic restaurants outnumber palm trees in L.A.’s Arts District, on the southeastern corner of downtown. Here’s how to tap into ... Read More
5 Iconic Beverly Hills Hotels
To celebrate the city's centennial, five iconic Beverly Hills hotels have dedicated a suite to a different era. Beverly Hills Hotel, Dorchester Collectio... Read More
Designer Clare Vivier’s Guide to Los Angeles
The latest “it” handbag designer knows a thing or two about L.A.’s hottest hoods: she lives in Echo Park and her namesake store is in boho Silver Lake. Vi... Read More
Q+A with Screenwriter Dan Fogelman
For most, a cross-country road trip with Mother would end in tears or bloodshed (or both). But for screenwriter Dan Fogelman (Crazy, Stupid, Love; Cars), ... Read More
Opening: Marcel Wanders’s Andaz Hotel in Amsterdam
Renowned for his fantastical interiors, Netherlands-born designer Marcel Wanders will do his hometown proud with the 122-room Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengrach... Read More
Q&A: Director Kevin Macdonald
For his new documentary, Life in a Day, director Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland) teamed up with YouTube users to create a crowd-sourced 90-m... Read More
L.A.’s New Vintage-Inspired Hotel
A Bellini with your room key? That’s a given at the just-opened Mr. C Beverly Hills. After all, that’s C as in Cipriani—known for legendary restaurants an... Read More
Q&A: Writer Paul Theroux
In The Tao of Travel (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; $25), out this month, the peripatetic writer compiles wisdom from an array of literature and life on the ... Read More
Ken Burns’s Travel Itineraries
Ken Burns, whose documentaries about our nation have taught us more than any textbook, believes that American history “doesn’t have to be a dose of castor... Read More
Francis Ford Coppola’s New Culinary Projects
Director and vintner Francis Ford Coppola gives T+L the scoop on his Francis Ford Coppola Winery, in Sonoma, California, and his soon-to-open Palazzo Marg... Read More
Everything Changes, for the Better, at Beverly Hills' Test Kitchen
Q: What’s the first rule of Test Kitchen? A: The chefs make—and break—the rules of Test Kitchen. At the experimental eatery on the southern edge of Beve... Read More