If there is one wardrobe staple every girl needs in April, it's rain boots. Whether you're walking on slippery sidewalks or jumping puddles, the rain boot is key to staying dry. Unlike the high heel, which was invented in the late 16th century, the rain boot was only invented less than two centuries ago! 36 PHOTOS The royals in their Wellies See Gallery The royals in their Wellies TORTEL, CHILE - DECEMBER 11: Prince William During His Raleigh International Expedition In Southern Chile, On His Way To Repair Walkways In The Village Of Tortel. (Photo by Tim Graham Picture Library/Getty Images) Britain's Prince Harry participates in a gumboot throwing competition after unveiling a plaque dedicating 20 hectares of native bush to the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy project at The North Shore Riding Club in Auckland on October 30, 2018. - Meghan Markle displayed an unexpected talent for 'welly wanging' in Auckland on October 30, gaining bragging rights over husband Prince Harry … [Read more...] about Throwback: The story behind the royal loved shoes, the Wellington
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Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Travel Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Travel | Hotel Review: The Ramble Hotel, Denver Advertisement Supported by CHECK IN Inspired in part by 17th-century French salons, the hotel is part of the scene in the city’s hip River North Art District. ByKathryn O’Shea-Evans March 9, 2019 Rates From $249 The Basics To get to the front desk of the 50-room Ramble Hotel, which opened in Denver’s River North Art District (RiNo) last May, guests walk through what amounts to a cocktail jamboree: the first outpost of the bar The Location The hotel is close to RiNo’s inventive restaurants (Comal Heritage Food Incubator, where Syrian refugees make the best hummus I’ve tasted, based on their own recipes), shops (like Modern Nomad, a housewares store in a former auto body shop) and food halls (including Zeppelin Station, which opened … [Read more...] about Hotel Review: The Ramble Hotel, Denver
By Brandon Mercer and SFGATE Staff Updated 1:30 pm PDT, Wednesday, October 31, 2018 What are the (modern) rules for Trick or Treating? We answer the probing questions about how to "Halloween" in 2018. Swipe or click through the gallery to see. ==> What are the (modern) rules for Trick or Treating? We answer the probing questions about how to "Halloween" in 2018. Swipe or click through the gallery to see. ==> Photo: Susan.k./Getty Images, Getty How early is too early?We get it. You have toddlers, with the most adorable pumpkin, or candy corn onesies, and you want to take them around while it's light out, and before their 7 p.m. bedtime. Sweet. I'm not ready for you at 4 p.m. Frankly, at that time it's just high school latchkey kids at home anyway, and they have no idea where their parents hid the candy. less How early is too early? We get it. You have toddlers, with the most adorable … [Read more...] about Trick or treating etiquette this Halloween is more complex than ever. Here are the new rules.
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Travel Log In Subscribe Log In Today’s Paper Advertisement Supported by In search of the president’s forebears, the author embarked on a three-week journey through Europe, from Scotland to Slovenia. ByNina Burleigh Oct. 16, 2018 Most Americans come from somewhere else. That is as true of presidents as it is of newcomers reciting naturalization oaths across the United States today. Donald Trump, the 45th president, is a second generation German-Scot — two nationalities that happen to be the first and tenth most common in the United States. Trump’s mother and grandparents arrived in America in the late 19th and early 20th century from Scotland and Germany. Two of his three wives are relatively recent arrivals from Eastern Europe and four of his children are half Slavic. Last fall, researching a book on the women of the Trump clan, I set off on a three-week … [Read more...] about Stalking the Trump Family’s Roots
Technology conference gazes into crystal ball The world has entered an era of great technological development, which has changed people’s lifestyles, even in Viet Nam, Nhip Cau Dau Tu (Investment Bridge) magazine’s technology conference has heard. “We would like to show how leading technologies, including blockchain, artificial intelligence, network security, and e-commerce can change life and help the Vietnamese business community achieve breakthroughs," Dang Nhat Minh, editor-in-chief of the magazine said at the first Tech Summit in HCM City on September 12. David Lang, chief product officer of Infinity Blockchain Labs, said by 2030 the value of blockchain would reach US$2 trillion. “Blockchain is a trusted platform. It has created more jobs and more nations have welcomed blockchain enterprises with looser regulations. “Despite the fact that the electronic money market has significantly decreased, other blockchain applications have strongly developed in … [Read more...] about IT NEWS IN BRIEF