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Top 10 extraordinary places to stay in 2014

Think back to where you stayed on your last trip. Was it simply a place to rest your head, or did it immerse you in local colour, surround you by wildlife and fire your imagination? We asked Lonely Planet’s authors and editors to nominate the most extraordinary hotels and hostels around the world. …

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Just before moonrise in Gunnison, Colorado

Matt Burt took this photo last week. What can we say about it? Except … we all wish we lived there.<p>Deborah Byrd<p>Deborah Byrd created the EarthSky …

MasterChef: the Professionals finalists

Four male chefs will battle it out this week to be crowned the 2013 champion of MasterChef: the Professionals<p>The finalists:<p><b>Scott Davies, 27:</b> Head chef at The Adamson in Fife who moved to Scotland from Wales when he was 16. He was put forward for the competition by his staff.<br>Davies reached the final …

Norwegian Christmas: Mikael Forselius's Boxing Day recipes

Delicious recipes for December 26th by chef Mikael Forselius<p>If the thought of a turkey re-run is enough to drive you round the bend, why not try these Norwegian recipes for a post-Christmas change?<p><b>Cod brandade with chive oil</b> serves 4<p>Allow three days to make this.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>400g fresh cod fillets<br>20g …

10 of the best chocolate treats

Our chocolate blogger Andrew Baker picks 10 of his favourite chocolatey bites, perfect for popping into stockings this Christmas<p><b>Artisan du Chocolat salted caramel truffles (main picture, top)</b><p>Salted caramel is now near-ubiqitous, but A du C developed theirs way back for Gordon Ramsay, and the …

Sufganiyot: The Best Thing About Hanukkah

The best thing about Hanukkah isn’t eight nights of gifts, it’s traditional sufganiyot—pillowy, deep-fried, jelly-filled doughnuts. Uri Scheft of Breads Bakery schools us<p>Latkes get the attention. But there's another fried favorite worthy of the Hanukkah table: <i>sufganiyot</i>. (If you haven't gotten the …


The very best Christmas cakes - Telegraph

Portraits of a ravaged land: incredible photography by Nick Brandt

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #17

Changing Planet<p>We are rediscovering that only through sharing will we save this magnificent planet. Social media gives us the ability to share photographs, thoughts, ideas, and knowledge almost instantaneously with powerful effects. A great example of this is National Geographic’s “The Great Nature …

Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The winners of the inaugural Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year awards have been announced

Blackberry Farm Griddle Cakes

6 Servings<p>Fast-track this pancakes or griddle cakes recipe by tripling the dry ingredients and storing them in a jar. At breakfast time, scoop out 2 1/4 cups. All the other measurements stay the same.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large egg<p>2 cups buttermilk<p>1/4 cup pure maple syrup<p>1 cup gluten-free oat …


Fall Flavor

One part cake, one part pie, this moist and delicious dessert combines everything you love about both.