Manhattan might be one of the world's most visited cities but it still has plenty of secrets and surprises.
Writer and author Barry Divola - who specialises in music, popular culture, food and travel - lives in Sydney, but his heart lives in New York.
What were the chances of actually seeing Spike Lee? Pretty good, apparently.
Berlin's food scene once wasn't worth a sausage, but that's all changing in the most mouth-watering way, writes Barry Divola.
Mauerpark, once part of Berlin's infamous death strip, is now at the centre of weekend fun.
People travel from all over the world to see it: a spacious New York loft full of dirt.
An airport you can surf in? Here are ten reasons this European airport is on par with Asia's best.
Artisan food, knick-knacks and hipster cool at New York's coolest markets.
Food & wine
There are so many great places to dine and so much variety that it's difficult to know where to start.
Following in the footsteps of The Brady Bunch with a family holiday to Hawaii's Oahu.
It's all about location location at Brooklyn's six best boutique hotels.
The joke goes that America's weirdest city is no.1 for lists of being no.1 in US.
Barry Divola drives from New Orleans to Memphis via the legendary Highway 61, searching for the heart of jazz, blues, soul and rock and roll.
Barry Divola discovers a tiki bar with fake rainstorms and a whole lot of history.