Best of the Web

Links We Love: 4/15/2017

by Team Fathom

An Iron Age bed and breakfast. Photo courtesy of Devon B&B.

Here are the internet happenings that caught our attention this week.

National Geographic gains unprecedented access to photograph the Travellers of Ireland, a close-knit community of highly traditional nomads. – Daniel, editorial assistant

It's an Iron Age bed and breakfast, but it feels really now. Don't you think? Stone hearth and all. – Jeralyn, editorial director

If you're in NYC, start next week right at a fundraiser for NYC Taste of the Nation. Danny Meyer chairs and big-name chefs and bartenders serve their best. And I'll be there! Monday, April 24th, from 6-9 p.m. in downtown Manhattan. – Pavia, CEO

If you didn't catch Taryn Simon's larger-than-life installation "An Occupation of Loss" at NYC's Park Avenue Armory last September, experience it now in virtual reality. – Daniel

On my list of things to do next week: make a visit to this darling Japanese-inspired pastry shop tucked in the lobby of a building in Dumbo, Brooklyn. – Berit, editor

Watching this 82-year-old Japanese DJ spin in a Tokyo club fills me with life. – Daniel

Found a like-minded traveler who mapped out my favorite way to prepare for a trip. – Berit


Petit Ermitage, LA

A little garden escape at Petit Ermitage. Photo by Anna Petrow.

California: Joshua Tree is pure desert magic.

Coachella: Where to stay in the middle of the desert.

Travel at Home: This candle will take you to the Mojave.

Hollywood: 5 boutique hotels on the west side of town.

LA Boozing: The only drinks guide you'll ever need.

Feed the Beast: Where to eat after midnight.

Pasadena: Take your vacation at the mall.

Spring Reading: A fresh crop of coffee table books.

China: Why you need to eat your way through Yunnan.

Kyrgyzstan: How to spend a summer weekend in Central Asia.

Azores: Discover the wonders of the Hawaii of the Atlantic.

Slovenia: Where to the cool kids are in Ljubljana.