| Oct 12, 2010
| 1:01 PM
Over a plate of eggs from a free-range, hormone-free, vegetarian-fed, organic chicken, I pondered the carbon footprint of my beer consumption.
I recycle bottles and cans, sure; but is that enough to offset all the water, energy and other resources that...
| Apr 29, 2010
| 9:14 AM
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14-Day Caribbean Collector's Voyage Cruise Ports: Tampa, FL; Key West, FL; Belize City, Belize; Mahogany Bay, Honduras; Costa Maya,...
| Jun 19, 2010
Summer is here, which means it's time for summer beer — crisp hefeweizens, bright blond ales and refreshing lagers. Right? Well, only if you want to drink what you did last summer.
Nothing against the wheat beers of the world, but this summer, we'...
| Jun 29, 2010
The movement started in Belgium where they actually have passed a law making it a crime to wear the face veil. If a woman is caught wearing one they face a $19-$31 fine or a week in jail. The law goes into affect in the fall. France and Spain now...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 2:47 AM
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| Oct 28, 2010
| 11:33 AM
Where do you find the best beer in South Florida?
According to on-line voters in our latest Best of South Florida series, the three winners are as different as the beer they serve.
Brewzzi: A brew pub with locations in Boca Raton and West Palm Beach,...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 1:34 PM
Even though many of his SoHo neighbors thought that "Prince Josef von Habsburg-Lothringen of Austria" was a little strange, few of them would have ever guessed how bizarre the truth behind the alleged crown was.
According to authorities, Prince von...
| Jul 31, 2010
DENVER — I was about three sips into a boozy four-city, 13-brewery tour of this beer mecca when I got a warning.
Troy Barker, a 31-year-old bartender from Laramie, Wyo., also once had grand, thirsty plans for Colorado's Front Range, the flat land...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 9:41 AM
For many beer lovers, there is no journey more coveted than a pilgrimage to the village of Westvleteren near Belgium's Flanders Fields. There, the Trappist Abbey of St. Sixtus produces very rare beer, arguably the best in the world.
Though most of the...
| Aug 29, 2010
This 2-year-old house inspired by the historic homes of Belgium feels as if it could be sitting in the countryside rather than in a Santa Monica neighborhood just blocks from the boutiques on Montana Avenue.
The house, completed in 2008, is constructed...
| Jan 15, 2011
By what measures do we assign "greatness" to artworks? The word of experts? Public acclaim? Monetary value? By these standards, Jan and Hubert van Eyck's "The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb," also known as the Ghent Altarpiece, surely warrants a place in...
| Jan 24, 2011
Let the other ships have their rock climbing walls and their water slides, their come as-you-are and do-as-you-please ambience. On the new Queen Elizabeth, it's lawn bowling and croquet, formal nights and afternoon teas, assigned seating and fixed...