Istanbul’s Magical Mystery TourBy Mark Thompson | Dec 15As the economic and cultural heart of Turkey, Istanbul is the world’s tenth most popular destination. A center of arts and fashion, culture and history, with a median age of 23, Istanbul is also a university town with more than 150,000 students.
Istanbul Revealed at Daybreak in Assouline TitleSep 27Photographer Jean-Michel Berts focuses his camera to the mysterious and ancient city of Istanbul in the latest edition of Assouline’s "Light of" Series. "The Light of Istanbul" is a magnificent homage to the city that captures it...
Champagne Weekend in Reims, FranceBy Mark Thompson | Oct 4The next time you’re thinking of a week in Paris, think about spending a weekend in nearby Reims, the center of the Champagne region and home to one of the three most beautiful Gothic cathedrals in the world (the other two being Chartres and Amiens)...
More Than Mustard: A Dijon WeekendBy Mark Thompson | Oct 30The "route des Grands Crus" is the "Champs-Elysees" of Burgundy, home to some of France’s most famous vineyards. Located approximately 20 miles from Dijon, the Cote de Nuits wine region is 90 minutes by train from Paris - perfect...
Bodrum: The Brigadoon of TurkeyBy Mark Thompson | Dec 29Flying into Bodrum, Turkey is a bit like finding Brigadoon: misty blue islands rising out of the silvery gray sea.
Bodrum’s Eternal BlueBy Mark Thompson | Dec 28While some people consider Bodrum to be "the Hamptons of Turkey," for me, flying into Bodrum was a bit like finding Brigadoon. From the window of the plane, I watched as a series of misty blue islands rose almost chimerically out of the silvery ...
Gigante @ Q-BarSF :: March 2, 2014Frisco Robbie’s weekly romp stomp drink dance and strip, something for everyone! Slamming Latin hip hop and dance musica from THE Kidd Sysko.
Steam @ Powerhouse :: February 28, 2014Think of it as a very, unofficial Oscar pre-party, with Mr. Trevor Sigler spinning the tunes, sexy go-go’s, deep tissue massages and $100 wet towel contest! EDGE has the photos.
Chaos @ Beatbox :: February 22, 2014Resident DJ and promoter Tristan Jaxx opened, and top ten billboard remixer Guy Scheiman headlined, creating quite the commotion at this monthly maelstrom of shirtless muscle. Making mayhem on stage were go-gos Ryan Walters and Billy Hughes.