Art & Culture

‘The Trip’ Star Rob Brydon on Filming Around the World

Improv master Rob Brydon spills what it's really like to travel with Steve Coogan for their hit The Trip film franchise.

Books

7 Books to Pack for End-of-Summer Travel

John Connolly, author of the Charlie Parker series of mystery novels, shares his end-of-summer literary to-do list with DEPARTURES readers.

Art & Culture

‘Pierre Cardin: 70 Years of Innovation’ in Newport

In celebration of his seven-decade fashion legacy, the Italian-born designer has curated a retrospective featuring 42 of his most iconic pieces....

Art & Culture

Must-See: Patek Philippe’s ‘The Art of Watches Grand Exhibition’

A peek inside the 11-day celebration honoring the watchmaker's history.

Art & Culture

The Humanity in the Handmade: Santa Fe’s International Folk Art Market

The world's largest folk art festival is an unforgettable experience for the shoppers who score one-of-a-kind finds—and even more so for the...

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How Stephen King Became the Shakespeare of Nightmares

With film adaptations of The Dark Tower and It lurking around the corner, novelist Benjamin Percy considers Stephen King’s...

Art & Culture

Worth the Wait: Haim Returns

The L.A. sister-group ends a long hiatus and charts a new direction.

Books

The Best Beach Reads to Indulge in This Summer

Six books to pick up (and take with you on a weekend getaway).

Books

Required Reading: Childhood, Messy Childhood

Three authors capture their complicated familial pasts in captivating new memoirs.

Art & Culture

Bravo Vittorio

Italian tenor Vittorio Grigolo is blessed with matinee-idol looks and a once-in-a-generation voice—and he damn well knows it. Meet opera’s next...