Life & Art

Wine made easy — 9 pinot grigios actually worth drinking

The grape may be having an identity crisis, but that just means you can have fun with it
By ELIN MCOY Here’s a sad truth. Most pinot grigio is so ...

Fishing for your food at NY’s wild new seafood restaurant

The Manhattan dining room of Zauo has tanks stocked with trout and salmon — and ‘No Synchronised Swimming’ signs
By KYLE STOCK Your odds of catching a ...

Hokkaido is taking over as the world’s ultimate ski destination

Head straight to the far north of Japan for the world’s best powder
By ROSS KENNETH URKEN Last December, Daniel Barotz, a 35-year-old financial advisor ...

Nothing says rock ‘n’ roll like a speaker as loud as a jackhammer

‘We want to bring a pure sound — zero distortion, zero background buzz, zero saturation’
By MARIE MAWAD Start-up Devialet, which makes the high-end ...

This US$9.8m home is a design icon from the Memphis Group

Designed by Ettore Sottsass, the distinctive architecture in Maui has been kept exactly as he asked for 21 years
By JAMES TARMY The entrance to the ...

Meet the florist beloved by royalty and the Kardashians

Flowers tend to be a coincident indicator with the economy: When times are good, people spend on florists. And right now, business is downright ...

Hipster East London now has its 1st vegan ‘fish and chip’ shop

Banana blossom is soaked in seaweed and samphire, then breaded and fried in a new take on the English classic
By RICHARD VINES London’s first ...

The best beer city in the world

In the ‘Where to Drink Beer’ handbook, an expert brewmaster determines the world’s best places for a pint
By KATE KRADER As a tag line for a beer ...

Just this once, pay attention to scissors

People rarely consider scissors until they get a bum pair. With Fiskars’ PowerArc clippers, you may never think about them again
By AMI KEALOHA ...

The 12 best T-shirts according to menswear experts

Bloomberg Pursuits convenes a panel of style specialists to solve the core concerns of any man’s wardrobe — the basics
By MAX BERLINGER Consider the ...

The most expensive hotel room in America costs US$75,000 a night

No surprise, it’s in Manhattan
By CATOR SPARKS With a price tag of US$75,000 (RM311,250) a night, the Mark Hotel is now offering the most expensive ...

These airlines offer the best in-flight WiFi — if you’re lucky

New technology is making this unpredictable amenity a bit more of a sure thing.
But until it’s all deployed, prioritise these carriers By NIKKI ...