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When the Krishna River rises

This summer I returned to Yadahalli in Southern India, where 18 generations of my family have lived in a 300-year-old house. It will be my last visit to the home I was raised in because my parents will move this year. Everything went downhill very gradually. Soon, it will be gone entirely, drowned by a dam project.


This fall in the Berkshires, outdoor art rivals the foliage

This season is especially rich with al fresco art. Here are some shows to consider on your color-drenched autumn getaway.


Is she in this relationship for the sex — or to build a new life?

"We were friends for 10 years before we got involved."


Niki Metcalf on returning to Boston, spending time in Newport, and never forgetting her favorite denim jacket

We caught up with the actress, who will perform in “Hairspray" at the Citizens Bank Opera House Oct. 18-30, to talk about all things travel.


Vegas is for nerds: The city is full of art, history, and high-tech fun

If you’re less “VEGAS!” and more “…Vegas?” fear not: There’s a fantastically nerdy undercurrent hidden beneath Sin City’s sparkly exterior.

What we know about the reported rift between Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen

It wasn’t until Tuesday that the “D” word entered the fray.

Revamped observatory set to open atop Prudential tower in 2023

The observatory will feature 360-degree views of the city and “immersive experiential exhibits,” where visitors can create custom itineraries of what to see, do, and eat in Boston based on their travel interests.


The return of restaurant reviews

Paused during the pandemic, official reviews are back next week — with one change.


10 restaurant and bar openings we’re excited about this fall

I hope you’re hungry. There’s so much to look forward to on the local dining scene: Homey Greek cooking, fancy finger food, a modern Hong Kong cafe, and more.


Have Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen split up? Here’s a look at their relationship.

The picture-perfect power couple’s relationship is reportedly on the rocks, with multiple outlets reporting on Tuesday the two have hired divorce lawyers. Here's a look back at their relationship.


Goodnow Farms Chocolate is now offering tours

To demonstrate how fine chocolate is made, the owners have introduced one-hour, small-group tours of their Sudbury bean-to-bar manufacturing facility.


A grinder for those who agree there’s no such thing as too much garlic

Backyard Garlic’s dehydrated garlic in a grinder might merit a place next to the salt shaker and pepper mill.


Good things in small packages

Pastry chef Kimberly Hydes launched C.R.E.A.M. last year and creates mini ice cream cakes with two layers of ice cream layered on a crunchy cookie base.


Recipe: Top bowls of farro with green tahini and a poached egg (you’ll love the easy technique)

Recipe for Farro Bowls with Green Tahini and Poached Eggs from the Food section of The Boston Globe.


Recipe: Maple-glazed carrots, drizzled with mustard dressing, are almost too pretty to eat

Recipe for Maple-Glazed Carrots with Mustard Dressing from the Food section of The Boston Globe.


Recipe: Fill corn tortillas with spicy roasted sweet potatoes for a family-friendly dinner

Recipe for Sweet Potato Tacos from the Food section of The Boston Globe.