Founder of Quarterly Co.
Here are my current favorites, in rough order of preference: The Apple Pan - Best burger in Los Angeles. Old timey counter service is charming, expect to wait (but not too long) on weekends and dinner rush. Right near the Landmark theater, I generally... See More
Paris off the beaten path: Les Puces de Saint-Ouen - The official name of Paris' most famous flea market, which is one of the largest (and best) in the world. Go on the weekend, and go early. Muséum national d'histoire naturelle... See More
Here are my favorites from a recent trip: Sawada Sushi - One of a handful of truly outstanding Tokyo sushi restaurants. We had a flight of Tuna belly—at least four different kinds if memory serves—among many other delicacies... See More
I just spent my honeymoon in Tokyo last month and enthusiastically endorse the Park Hyatt Tokyo (which you may recognize as the hotel from Lost in Translation) as a splurge hotel. Fair warning: Shinjuku is not the most central location, and if that's... See More