Who hasn't dreamed of discovering a secret, hidden door in a library? If you're particularly handy, you can make those dreams come true. (And if you do, please share photos with us!)
Bring out a porrón at your next dinner party for a wonderful display of wine-drinking might. In Spanish tradition, the glass pitcher is filled with wine or cider, lifted near (but never touching) the drinker's mouth, and quickly tipped to start pouring as they extend their arm away. As seen on...
I recently had the phenomenal opportunity to staff Atlas Obscura's Death Valley astronomy and night photography trip alongside Tyler Nordgren, an incredibly talented astronomer and artist. Tyler has not only spent years working with the National Park Service on public science and astronomy education—including writing a book on the subject—but...
In South Africa, the potjie ("pot") is a descendant of the original dutch oven. Slowly cooked in this round, three-legged, cast iron pot, potjiekos (literally "small-pot food") is a dish, somewhat akin to a stew, traditionally containing meat and vegetables.
In the era of pods, the stovetop coffee machine has become an endangered species. Get this iconic Italian kitchen appliance while you still can.
Time to raise a glass to your favorite city... literally. More than 20 American cities are beautifully etched into these rocks glasses. Cheers!
Horror. Adventure. Noir. For the first time, your life can actually smell like the genre you wish it was!
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