Day Pass: Explore Atwater Village, Our Fave Hidden Gem!
Nestled between Glendale and Silver Lake is the unassuming neighborhood, Atwater Village. Once home to the recording HQ of the Beastie Boys ( where they laid tracks for Check Your Head and License To Ill), this unassuming stretch of brick-and-morter has been changing at a rapid pace. Now it’s home… Read More
The 10 London Hotels Worth Checking Into
Maybe you have out-of-town guests coming to visit and your claustrophobic flat just won't cut it. Maybe the messy, eye-roll-inducing flatmates who share said flat have you longing for an overnight time-out. Or, maybe you just fancy a night on the cobbles without having to worry about closing times, last… Read More
32 Rad Under-The-Radar L.A. Spots You've Got To Visit
Although we know some of you are TCFS (read: too cool for school), many of us are still uncovering the many nooks and crannies of L.A. — especially in a town full of implants (you know which kind we're talking about). And that's the true beauty of Tinseltown — no matter how long you've lived here… Read More
The Top 15 Places To Let Your Inner Spring Breaker Out
Before we dive into the 15 most intense places to spend your spring break, we have to ask, who has actually gone on a real spring break? We're talking the booze everywhere, teensy bikinis, endless hangover, movie-caliber type of spring break made famous by MTV and Girls Gone Wild. As far as we can… Read More
The World's Chicest Cities, A Can't-Miss Top 10
Whether you have big plans to traverse the globe or just a little hankering to get out of town, the most important part of the whole planning process is picking out where you're going to go. And there are a variety of chic, design-centric options out there to choose from. We're hardly suggesting this… Read More
Welcome To The Enchanted Island Of Catalina: Far-Out But Not Far Away!
When our yacht docked at the whimsical cay that is Santa Catalina, we didn't know whether to cue up Marley's "Lively Up Yourself," Moby's "Porcelain" (remember that scene from The Beach?), or Coldplay's "Paradise." And as it turns out, all three apply — this destination would give never-never land… Read More
An Inspiring Sandy Tale - Company Hooks Stranded Up With Free Rooms
Though Hurricane Sandy's aftermath was traumatic to say the least, we had some uplifting moments thanks to inspiring good Samaritans. This disaster revealed some real-life heroes, tales of heroism, and plain 'ole generosity that served as a constant reminder of the amazing community here in NYC, and… Read More
The A-to-Zs Of Miami Fashion: All You Need To Know!
From Aventura to Brickell and South Beach to Wynwood, must-know Miami shopping covers a whole lotta ground. But sometimes, the best way to take stock of all that's in store is to start with the basics. So, for the ultimate cheat sheet to the city's most fashionable offerings, we rounded up the 26 names… Read More
Timo Weiland And Lizzie Fortunato's Guide To Charleston's Southern Charm
Around these parts (a.k.a. R29 HQ), we know Timo Weiland as one of the coolest NYC designers with collections that keep us on the edges of our seats. But there's more to the curly haired designer than just the city he calls home. Leaving the Big Apple, Weiland recently headed down to Charleston… Read More
The Ultimate Guide To S.F.: Make Your Visitors Fall In Love, Fast!
If there’s one thing that sets our hearts aflutter time and time again, it’s exploring every nook and cranny of our fair city. And while we may be well versed in the haunts and happenings that make S.F. as awesome as it is, an unassuming visitor obviously isn’t as in the know. In fact, if you… Read More
SoBe Will Be Home To The Coolest Hostel (Yes, Hostel!) We've Ever Seen
You might have to sit down for this one: There is, in Miami (the city of a billion gorgeous hotels), a hostel we might actually want to stay at. If you are hyperventilating, too, we don't blame you. The cheaper alternative to the already budget-conscious motel evokes images of bed bugs, group showers… Read More
Road Trip Time! R29's Ultimate Guide To South Lake Tahoe
As the rest of the country's summer simmers down, weekend sojourns and sun-drenched days remain fresh on our minds. Hey, things are just starting to heat up in the Bay and seasonal getaways are the perfect way to celebrate. So, we’ve hit the road and headed about two hours north, where the adventures… Read More
This Hotel Stay Comes With A Free Celebrity Stylist
It's no secret: Traveling can sometimes be a drag. Aside from the obvious sightseeing-slash-cutting loose fun, packing is no picnic, and neither is getting in sync with a new time zone. Luckily, we've got super-luxe hotels on our side — and no place provides quite the indulgent Big Apple experience… Read More