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2021 Luggage Gift Guide: Best Carry-ons, Garment Bags, and More

We’ve all accumulated a lot of baggage these last two years while watching ambitious travel plans fall by the wayside and staying cooped up at home more than we ever imagined. (On top of all the other things COVID-19 threw our way, of course.) But with each passing day, life makes its slow crawl towards […]

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72 Hours With the 2021 Volvo V90 Cross Country

Like Chevy’s El Camino, Volvo is synonymous with a specific car shape—the wagon. Despite the popularity of the utilitarian Subaru Outback and luxury introductions from Audi and Mercedes-Benz, the long, low-slung, five-door wagon body style has never been as popular here as in Europe. But with its massive ground clearance and all-wheel drive—handy in winter […]

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There’s Nothing “Mock” About These Cocktail-Worthy Nonalcoholic Spirits

We know all the worthy reasons for considering those nonalcoholic craft spirit options on the other side of the shelf. It’s just the pallid options we’ve been having some issues with—until recently. Whether you’re hosting a booze-free night, demonstrating solidarity with your pregnant wife, playing designated driver, looking to enjoy a happy hour sans hungover […]

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Best Bonds of All Time, Ranked

It’s one of the most iconic roles in film history: The name’s Bond, James Bond. Only a select group of actors have had the chance to play the character, with Daniel Craig about to finish his run with the long-anticipated No Time to Die. Before him, five other actors have “officially” played Bond: Sean Connery, […]

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Patrón Brings Popular Duty-Free Sherry Cask Añejo Tequila to the Masses

A few years ago, Patrón shook up the usual tequila aging process by releasing an añejo matured entirely in Spanish oak oloroso sherry casks. The tequila was so limited, however, that it was only available at duty-free, making it unavailable to many ardent fans. No more disappointment: Patrón is launching a new sherry cask añejo—and this […]