Life & Art

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 ...

Manhattan home sales tumble in a market clogged with listings

A surging stock market typically fuels buyer bullishness on Manhattan real estate — but not this time
By BLOOMBERG It’s been a rough year for ...

There’s still time to live like a Rockefeller

Starting in November, Sotheby’s will auction off about 450 lots from Nelson and Happy Rockefeller’s estate
By JAMES TARMY When David Rockefeller’s ...

How to make a rug

By COLIN BERTRAM
To designer Marta Maas, carpets were music — she was the “composer”, the weavers were the “musicians” and the lucky buyers were ...

James Bond’s final Rolex is going, going, gone

By JAMES STACEY
Remember 1989? George Bush Senior became president, Toyota Motor Corp launched a luxury brand called “Lexus”, and James Bond was still ...

The case for blended Scotch whisky

An expert defends the overlooked art of mixing malts
By CLAY RISEN It’s been a long time since blended Scotch was cool. In 2008, Scotland exported ...

Monaco yacht show kicks off with US$3.5b in luxury vessels

The latest showcase for seafarers of means
By COLIN BERTRAM / Pic By BLOOMBERG Buyers, industry professionals, and 30,000 yachting enthusiasts ...