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First Impressions

Tonga Room, San Francisco.

Wine and Spirits

The Sweet Escape

On the enduring allure of the tiki bar.

A Classic Martini

Wine and Spirits

A Classic Martini

A drink from New York City’s Bemelmans Bar at the Carlyle Hotel

The Write Stuff


The Write Stuff

A dip into the world of luxurious fountain pens.

"Brazilian men practice a mating ritual that involves taking a first date to the beach to evaluate her 'assets' before even thinking about beginning a relationship. They call it teste de areia in Portuguese, which literally means 'the sand test.' "

Andrea Hansen, International communications Director for H. Stern, grew up in Rio.


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