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West Town, Chicago Immigrant Slavs, Puerto Ricans, artsy types, and a proliferation of cafés converge on the city's locus of cool. By Elizabeth Kadetsky The Scene Liz Phair and the Smashing Pumpkins got their start in the West Town club scene, w...
What is "American cuisine" now?In search of answers, we traveled to 10 of our most forward-thinking food capitals to bring you the best examples and the top tables in each. As we discovered, choice is the new buzzword: from "small plates" to big i...
The received wisdom about Atlanta is true. It's a boomtown that's been endlessly reinventing and promoting itself, ever since Scarlett O'Hara turned those green velvet curtains into a gown. The city's latest restaurants only reinforce that image....
When the High Museum of Art opened in its present location in 1983, few in Atlanta would have imagined that 22 years later its building, designed by Richard Meier with the curves of a grand piano and a skin of white-enamel squares, would end up on...
Buying vintage clothing isn’t a novel concept. Like many people, when I started shopping for used clothes during my high school years in Minnesota, I was simply adding an affordable splash of style to my wardrobe. Since then it’s become my passion...
Quinones The Place Clifford Harrison and Anne Quatrano, who preach the Alice Waters gospel, recently opened Quinones (1198 Howell Mill Rd., Westside; 404/365-0410; dinner for two $144), a 36-seat salon below their main restaurant, Bacchanalia. H...
Atlanta is hardly known as a walking city, but Little Five Points, the five-avenue intersection that serves as upscale Inman Park's unofficial town square, is perfect for exploring on foot. Five minutes east of downtown by subway, Little Five Poin...
Recently, celebrity chefs have been eschewing expansive dining rooms in favor of intimate spaces (see Masa in New York City and Joël Robuchon at the Mansion in Las Vegas). Now this expanded chef's-table approach has landed in A...
1. Anaheim, Calif. Wyndham Anaheim Park 877/999-3223; wyndham.com; ask for the Wyndham Weekender package. What’s Included A double; free shuttles to Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm. Cost From $225 for a two-night stay, Thursdays to Sundays. ...
Lower-priced hotels have long been the realm of Muzak-filled lobbies outfitted with worse-for-wear furniture and industrial carpeting. But the genre has entered a new era. A wine bar?A sleek lounge area?Free Wi-Fi?Walk into the recently opened Hya...
See our slideshow of Olympic Venues Open to the Public. Mark Hobson, a 61-year-old creative director and wilderness guide, pushes his sled into the luge track in Lake Placid, New York, leans back, and rockets down the same ice chute used by the ...