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Haute Havaianas

David Lynch Transcendental Meditation Interview


The Deep Dive

A light conversation with David Lynch on Transcendental Meditation, the unified...

A Classic Martini

Wine and Spirits

A Classic Martini

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

The Hoodie of the Future


The Hoodie of the Future

British clothier Vollebak makes garments for today’s superhero.

Havaiana flip-flops are Brazil's national shoe. Made since 1962, they've been worn by millions—and in nearly as many colors and patterns (say, daisies, polka dots, the Brazilian flag). For DEPARTURES readers, H. Stern's São Paulo stores will customize a pair (which normally cost a few bucks), adorning the thong with gold or encrusting it with jewels. $3,000–$20,000; 800-747-8376


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