Traveling + Art = The Jaunt Book

A 200-page tome full of artwork from creatives who were sent all over the world for inspiration

Few things are as inspiring as discovering new places, and few people need constant inspiration as much as artists. That’s the idea behind art and travel concept The Jaunt, which was launched by Jeroen Smeets in 2013 and has already resulted in some great, travel-inspired prints. Smeets is also the man behind art agency Your:Own and Eight Magazine. A keen traveler himself, Smeets decided to …

Rapha City Cycling Guides

Explore eight European cities by bike with rich illustrations, maps and plenty of insider knowledge

Seeing a city by bike undoubtedly lends to experiences not found on motorized transportation. Rapha, global purveyors of stylishly functional road gear and Rapha cycle clubs, understand this and are launching a series of bike-based travel guides for eight cities across Europe. To give the pocket-sized books the level of creative detail the brand is known to give to all of their products, Rapha called …

Word of Mouth: Beijing

From galleries to delis, a trio of spots to hit in the capital

The never-ending urban highways, the pale and empty grandeur of Tian’anmen Square, the heavy traffic and the mantle of dust which is just occasionally swept away by the bitter winds from Mongolia—these don’t necessarily make China’s capital a place you fall in love with at first sight. On the contrary, Beijing is a city that takes time to explore, and it’s just when you get …