Muay Thai, a centuries-old form of mixed martial arts, is an obsession in Thailand. We catch Tee U.S., one of its most promising practitioners, on the eve of the biggest fight of his life.
Climber Alex Honnold, 25, has inspired both awe and outrage by performing some of the world’s most fearsome climbs without ropes or safety equipment. How high can he go?
In our annual adventure issue, we take you down the raging rivers of Chile and into the canyons of Utah, from the Great Barrier Reef to the caves of Mexico, introducing you to some of the world’s great adventures.
Amid a string of devastating SCANDALS, Japanese sumo has turned to THE WRESTLER unlikely saviors like BARUTO, a big, genial Estonian, to restore this 2,000-year-old sport to GLORY. Story by Kevin Gray • Illustration by Raul Allen
Illusionist David Copperfield’s latest trick is conjuring up the world’s most luxurious, mysterious (and expensive) island retreat. By Mike Guy, Photographs By Brian Doben
For decades, school administrators have struggled and failed to improve student lunches. This (slightly mad) professor offers a different approach: tricking kids into eating well. It’s Working.
Take a deep breath. Relax. No matter how stressed out you get, it’s nice to be reminded that there’s a spa out there to soothe you. From sleep therapy to Thai detox, anti-aging facials to a mythically good backrub (and not to mention something called Rolfing), Hemispheres has traveled the world to find the best spa treatments out there right now. Be prepared to feel better.
WHEN THE SEA COMES FOR VENICE, which happens mostly in the fall and winter, the following occurs: First, the local authority activates a siren located at Punta della Salute, across from the Piazza San Marco.
Ten years after Argentina’s economy collapsed, its capital, Buenos Aires, called the “Paris of the Pampas,” has emerged as one of the world’s most stylish cities.
With the Consumer Electronics Show unveiling new technologies this month, we take a look at what’s to come.
Artist Magda Sayeg leads a warm and fuzzy band of guerrilla knitters.
Don’t forget the sunscreen at Fiji’s Laucala Island and a host of other glamorous, secluded beaches around the world.
A look at the white-knuckle race to create the world’s fastest roller coaster.
A roundup of the coolest, prettiest and most useful gifts from around the world.
Karl Bushby is trying to get home to England from Mexico-on foot.
The nine coolest-looking things on the planet, and the people who make them.
London’s George Cleverley is keeping the art of handmade shoemaking alive and well.
Scott Kelly lands at Moscow’s Star City training center.
Menswear superstar John Varvatos celebrates his company’s 10th birthday at the Milan spring shows.
Douglas Whyte is the winningest jockey in Hong Kong, the world’s most horse-crazed town.