What are the best gourmet chocolate treats to buy for that someone special this Valentine’s Day? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the best luxury gourmet chocolates and chocolate treats to buy as a gift for Valentine’s Day this year. It’s 14 ideas for February 14 – somewhere on this list is your paramour’s dream.
Just in time for the celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2021, the powerful new museum of the best black music in American history is here. And it’s truly unique: there is no other museum in the world with this purpose and mission. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum shares all the details you need to know about the new National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM). Including where to stay, what to eat, and what else to do after you visit the hometown of the new black music museum, Nashville, Tennessee. It’s one nation under a groove, people! Turn the volume up.
For serious fans of Bridgerton, Downtown Abbey and The Crown, a weekend away in the English countryside manor is the stuff of dreams. Luckily, there are several seriously luxurious places to stay in the bucolic and beautiful rural areas of the UK. And many of the region’s beloved classic properties have been updated with all of modern luxury conveniences, too. So if you’re looking to get out of the major cities in Britain, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland to explore some the rustic charms of the country life, what are the best luxury hotels in the UK countryside right now? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has the answers. Here’ are the most luxurious places to stay in rural areas and best luxury hotels, manor houses, castles and estates in the English and UK countryside.
This Week in Sports Talk (TWIST) is our weekly roundup of top headlines and current events from the past seven days in the world of sports, plus a preview of what’s up next. Heading into the week of January 17, 2021, here’s how to talk about the top sports news of the moment. Skim it, and you’ll be good to go all week.
We know these are grave times, but we think we all deserve the fun of speculating about the fashion of Inauguration 2021. Just for a minute or two, we promise. So: what will the soon-to-be Madame Vice President (MVP!) wear when she is sworn into office? What will she wear to the low-key social festivities to follow? We have zero inside information. But here’s our take on which luxury American fashion designer (or designers) has a very good chance at providing one of the two outfits Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris will wear for the 2021 Inauguration.