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Remembering Sex Worker Magazine, $pread a Decade Later


Inside the Haunted Prison of the Shawshank Redemption


Take in the Culture of Mexico


Why Music Lovers Should Visit the Faroe Islands

The Lofoten Islands are Norway’s Answer to Marfa

Why You Should Get Out of Copenhagen and Visit Malmö

A Photo Tour of Glasgow’s Murals

A Photo Tour of Reykjavík’s Street Art

What to Do in La Candelaria, Bogotá’s Art-Loving Neighborhood

What to Do in Leith: Edinburgh’s Cool Neighborhood

Dundee: A New Cultural Capital for a (Potentially) New Scotland

10 Foods You Must Try in Scotland

What Not to Do in Edinburgh


Tartan Day: a great opportunity to learn about the Scottish pattern’s checkered history


Treading the Water Trade


Chic Chinatown

Country circus

Red light

Oh da kawaii

Irish for a day   

L’amour pour Haiti    

You So Fine (HotPick)

hyperallergicheaderAn Art Festival on Norway’s Arctic Islands Considers How Humans are Changing Them

In Malmö: Street Art with a Social Conscience

The Women Tagging and Painting the Streets of Bogota


I Was No Tourist: Travels in the Tokyo Underworld


Uruguay’s La Huella Heads to South Beach

Why You Must Visit La Huella’s 2nd Restaurant in Miami


Service with a Style: An investigation into how travel brands are redefining service with a creative class twist

One Rebel’s Cause


Reading into the fate of Lucie Blackman

Walking into Ladonia   

Breakdown of a visit to Malmö, Sweden

Carrying on Nubian culture through music

Hot air ballooning in Luxor, Egypt

Budget Guide to Helsinki

Chinese New Year, Spam and Surfing: O’ahu, Hawai’i’s Festivals

Honolulu’s Chinatown Bars

Tokyo Nightlife

Why you should travel to Egypt right now


Uni Stefson Takes Inspiration From Iceland’s Natural Beauty

ICON: Ladytron’s Helen Marnie Steps Out on Her Own

Scene Report: Scottish Hip-Hop Becomes Its Own

15 Swedish Rappers to Add to Your Playlist

ICON: The Vaselines Declare Independence

ICON: Róisín Murphy Returns with “Hairless Toys”

12 Glasgow Acts to Keep an ‘Aye’ On

Låpsley’s Chilled-Out Electronica is Spellbinding

Low Roar Finds Inspiration in the Icelandic Landscape


Meet Silvana Iman: The Queer Feminist Rapper Taking on Sweden’s Fascists

Get to Know the Cosmic Pop and Kurdish Politics of Robyn’s Protégé, Zhala


10 Breathtaking Music Festivals

11 Lesser-Known Cities for Street Art

Perfect Your Mixology at these 5 Hotel Bars


Intervew with Author Lily Burana

A Survey of the Stripper Memoir

Interview with Richard Lloyd Parry

Hair Color Prejudice: Gingerism

Rude Britannia

Magic Gardens

Audacia Ray’s New Reading Series

In the Flesh Reading Series


On View in NYC | Danny Fitzgerald and Les Demi Dieux: Brooklyn Boys

Beyond Rebellion: Fashioning the Biker Jacket


A Tour of Scotland, in Gin Botanicals

Jad Ballout Adds Culinary Flair to Beirut’s Cocktail Scene

Seedlip: The World’s First Distilled, Non-Alcoholic Spirit

Welcome to the Gin Foundry, the Online Home of Gin


The Place You’d Never Know Was There

02_T+L_MASTER_LOGO-1024x373A New Spirit Obsession is Taking Hold in Scotland: Gin


10 Reasons to Visit Scotland this Year

The Isle of Skye: Explore Scotland’s Misty Isle

The Insider’s Guide to Prague


‘Nae Pasaran’ Shares the Story of the Scottish Laborers Who Stood Up to Pinochet


Swans Deafen Williamsburg and Reveal Plans for New Music

The Vaselines Bring Catchy Hooks and Saucy Innuendo to The Bell House

Alice Boman’s Warm Ballads Shooed Winter Out of Williamsburg

Look Back on Björk’s Bold Collaborations Before Her NYC Residency

The Top 10 Robyn Collaborations

Laura Marling Mesmerizes with the Live Debut of ‘Short Movie’ at Warsaw

Tove Lo Confessed Her Bad “Habits” While Undressing the Highline Ballroom

Elliphant Pulls the Crowd (and Tove Lo!) Onstage to Rage in NYC

A Sunny Day in Glasgow (Calendar)

DJ Sprinkles (Calendar)

Women Under Siege

Justice remains elusive for victims of Egypt’s ‘virginity testing’


Live Review: Jon Hopkins at (le) Poisson Rouge

Live Review: A Sunny Day in Glasgow at Baby’s All Right

Live Review: Robyn and Röyksopp at Pier 97

Société Perrier

Gin is King: Sample 52 Varieties at Edinburgh’s One Square

10 Hotel Bars with Amazing Views

Legal Rum: Key West’s First Smuggle-Free Spirit

6 Classic Cocktails and the Hotel Bars that Invented Them

Global Network of Sex Workers Projects

(I am the North America/Caribbean correspondent for NSWP)

My Work Should Not Cost me my Life: A Report on the Consequences of Canada’s Introduction of the Nordic Model

The Sex Worker Project Receieves the 2014 Emil Gumpert Award

NYPD to Limit Practice of Using Condoms as Evidence

Shermans Travel

Checking In: Hotels That Rock

As the Lights Fade: Neon Museums, Tours, and Hotels Around the World

The Four Hour Layover: Reykjavík

Five Serene Parks in Totally Chaotic Cities

From Fuji to Everest: Five Famous Mountain Climbs for Beginners

The Four-Hour Layover: Helsinki

All work at Shermans Travel


Le Royal Monceau in Paris Rolls Out a New Program for Chic Kids

Mr. Trump Goes to Washington, Releases Details of His Old Post Office Hotel

Back to School: Inside New Hampshire’s Hanover Inn

All work at Hotel Chatter

RH Reality Check

Missed Your Period? Don’t Want to be Pregnant? There’s an App for That

(614) Magazine

Norah’s War

Empowerment Rocks!

Gallery Space: The Voice of Hope

Fruitful Partnership

Charity Profile: Ticket to Ride

Gallery Space: Meta Mission

Sweet Tooth: La Petit Fleur 

Sweet Tooth: Cookie Cravings

Sweet Tooth: Koko Tea Salon and Bakery

Drink Up Columbus

Anyone for a Pimm’s Cup?

National Scotch Day    

National Rum Day

Watershed: Local Distillery, National Reputation

Discover Ohio: The Ohio Tourism Division Blog

Ohio’s Multicultural Festival Scene

A Sweet Tour of Columbus

Ohio’s Burgeoning Micro-distillery Scene

Celebrating Diversity at the Columbus International Festival

Rockmill Brewery: Something in the Water

Ohio’s Top 5 Movie Theaters

Celebrate the Season and Celebrate Local

All the Flavors of the Market

Brooks Was Here. So Was Red: Following the Shawshank Trail

Make Time for “The Clock”

Spread Magazine (print only)

Foreign Fuzoku: Immigrant Sex Workers in Japan (Summer 2010)

London’s Strip-Pubs (Winter 2008)

Tits and Sass

Sex Work and Storytelling at Sex and Justice

The Great Happiness Space

Boots n All

Eddie went: Big wave surfing at Waimea Bay

Indie Travel Podcast

Country Guide: Scotland

England Travel: Cornwall

England Travel: The Lake District


Chile, Sweden, USA, Japan, UK

Not for Tourists

New York, London, Honolulu, Copenhagen