Philip D. Armour

Will Pemba Sherpa Be On the Quiz?

You need to learn your lesson! So listen up to Mike Roberto, a fast-talking consultant who uses the '96 saga as a teaching tool for students, lawyers, and businessmen.

Bloody Business

Norwegian fishermen call it an honest day's work. Greenpeace calls it a violent crime. The issue is the annual hunt for North Atlantic minke whales, a plentiful species that, every spring, gets...

Firewater of Life

Over here in Scandinavia—where I recently moved to edit Outside Sweden—the dark winters can get you down. Enter aquavit: From the Latin aqua vitae, or "water of life," this missing link...

Metro Essential

Take refuge from the concrete jungle at these five urban oases

A Beachgoer's Dozen

Twelve value-packed Caribbean resorts where your room comes with a view—and killer perks, too

Sweden: The Right Gear

Storming snowboarding's Valhalla? You'll need a sturdy ride, beefy boots, and a party-proof flight suit.

Fresh Tracks

HIGH DESERT OASIS On June 1, the posh El MONTE SAGRADO TAOS hotel in Taos, New Mexico, will open its teak doors. A showcase for local owner Tom Worrell's waste treatment systems, Living Machines, the...

Bipolar Resorts

Ski resorts that give you the best of both worlds

Bipolar Resorts

Ski resorts that give you the best of both worlds: Colorado

Bipolar Resorts

Ski resorts that give you the best of both worlds: Idaho, Maine, and Montana

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