Aaron Wright

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The World's Friendliest Islands

Experience nature at some of this Belize island's wildlife sanctuaries — and then chat with residents. "I made true friends with many locals during …

South Carolina

The Telegraph's complete 2016 guide to the UK's best summer music festivals

Latest festival news:<p>Bay City Rollers will join Calvin Harris and Red Hot Chilli Peppers at T in the Park<br>• Sia to join Justin Bieber and Rihanna at V Festival - how do I get tickets?<br>• Good Charlotte, Nas and Kano added to Reading and Leeds festival line-ups<br>• New Order, the Maccabees and the National top …

Is Workaway Worth It to Travel On the Cheap?

First off let's talk about what exactly workaway is: an incentive for travelers to work for free accommodation and food without having to worry about the most expensive costs when it comes to traveling. When you put it that way, it almost sounds glamorous.<p>The website itself is pretty simple to use …

A trip to India with chef Vivek Singh - in pictures

Allan Jenkins joins chef Vivek Singh on a Diwali food tour of India, visiting Kolkata and Hyderabad

India

Chocolate-Avocado Pudding

6 Servings<p>Leave it to cool-kid mecca Gjusta in Venice, CA, to create a produce-based, low-sugar, vegan-friendly, “good”-fat-filled, crowd-pleasing chocolate pudding recipe. That would also be completely acceptable to eat for breakfast. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking …

Breakfast

The 50 best beaches in the world

Whether you’re seeking solitude or a party, shallow waters or pounding surf, find the perfect beach in our pick of 50, from Greece to the Galapagos, the Highlands to Hawaii<p>My favourite beach in the world – chosen by readers<p>BEST FOR WOW FACTOR<p>1 Source d’Argent, Seychelles<p>As if a beach like this …

PlentyOfFish

Watch An Artificial Chameleon Change Color

Key step toward active shade-changing camouflage<p>Chameleons are masters at rapidly changing the color of their skin to camouflage themselves or communicate with others. Scientists worldwide have long sought to mimic the skins of these reptiles to render people effectively invisible with chameleon …

Solar Panels

10 Reasons to Visit Northern Morocco

By: <b>College Tourist</b>, Emily Freebery, from Fordham University<p><b>Why you should visit Northern Morocco</b><p>When preparing to leave for my study abroad year in Ireland, I never thought I would have the chance to venture beyond Europe during my travels. However, when my sister--who is teaching English in Spain …

The closest thing yet to a cure for terminal cancer?

Immunotherapy has given Sandra Sayce an extra 10 years of life, and now new combinations of the treatment may offer hope to many more patients<p>Sandra Sayce often finds she is seeing a new doctor when she goes for her regular hospital check-ups. She has a suspicion they all want to meet her. The NHS …

Cancer

A ragu alla bolognese recipe to provoke debate

I once sat and listened to the most heated debate about <i>ragù alla bolognese</i>. My Italian was still basic, and a lot of wine had been drunk, so I wasn’t able to keep up with the detail being bounced back and forth across the table between the two main debaters, both from different sides of Bologna, …

Italy

Zika outbreak is now a global emergency, says World Health Organisation

The World Health Organisation has declared that the Zika virus outbreak is a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC)

EU deal key points: what Cameron wanted and what he got

British PM says framework ‘shows real progress’ in four main areas where he is seeking reform. Is that really the case?<p>In his letter to the European council president, Donald Tusk, in November last year, David Cameron set out his demands under four headings. As is often the way, he left the most …

United Kingdom

How to escape: tips and sites for working or volunteering abroad

If you dream of swapping the nine-to-five for more fulfilling work overseas, take a look at these courses and sharing websites that could see you teaching, farming, or looking after a millionaire’s pad, for free<p><b>Transportable skills</b><p>Yoga instructors can work all over the world – and the initial …

Costa Rica

5 Crave-Worthy Winter Salads

Summer isn't the only season we crave healthy, delicious salads. In fact, you'll want to make these winter salads over and over again.<p><b>1. French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese</b><p>I make this hearty salad when I get fed up with on-the-go lunches and am craving something wholesome. It's made with French …

6 Things That Happen When You Don't Drink Enough Water

Nine cups of water per day? Studies say it's worth it.<p>The Institute of Medicine suggests people drink about nine cups (or 72 oz.) of water a day, which may leave you wondering whether that's actually worth all the trips to the bathroom. We went straight to the studies to show you yes, it is.<p><b>1.</b> …

Wellness

Man saves money on train fare by flying from Sheffield to Stansted via Berlin

It's apparently cheaper to get an economy flight across Europe and back than it is to take a train in the UK<p>Ever gritted your teeth while paying …

Air Travel

The 20 best rice recipes: part 3

Fuchsia Dunlop’s yangzhou fried rice<p>Serves 4 as a main dish<b><br>raw pork fillet</b> 25g<b><br>ham or salami</b> 25g<b><br>cold cooked chicken</b> 25g<b><br>dried shiitake mushrooms</b> 2, soaked in hot water for 30 minutes, stalks discarded<b><br>bamboo shoot</b> 25g (optional)<b><br>spring onions</b> 3, green parts only<b><br>egg</b> 1, plus 1 egg yolk (optional)<b><br>cooking</b> …

Italian Food

Investors rush for UK buy-to-let homes ahead of tax hike | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors are looking more urgently for buy-to-let properties in Britain ahead of the introduction of a tax hike aimed at cooling one engine of the country’s housing market, a survey showed on Thursday.<p>A row of houses are seen in London, Britain June 3, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne …

Housing

Your Beard Is Saying a Lot More Than You Think

A fascinating Q&A with the author of the new book 'Of Beards and Men.'<p>The history of civilization as we know it has been humankind's struggle to overcome nature, to assert order where entropy rules. But, as Christopher Oldstone-Moore writes in his book <i>Of Beards and Men</i>, each of us play out a …

Men's Fashion

Prof Stephen Hawking: disaster on planet Earth is a near certainty

Prof Stephen Hawking said the biggest threats to planet Earth were of our own making, including nuclear war, global warming and genetically engineered viruses<p>Professor Stephen Hawking has warned that a disaster on Earth within the next thousand or ten thousand years is a ‘near certainty'.<p>The …

The Big Picture photography competition: the best of 2015

National Parks

Live VR not ready for prime time

Virtual reality is supposed to transport you to exciting new worlds. With live video, though, it's just a blurry mess. For now.<p>Ah, virtual reality. Put your smartphone inside a pair of goggles, strap them to your head, and -- presto! -- you're transported to a computer-generated world, whether it's …

Virtual Reality

#eatclean in 2016? No. Let’s eat black pudding

The man in hi-vis tucking into a fry-up in my local caff doesn’t seem to have heard that the slab of black pudding half-buried under a loch of beans is now a superfood. The woman behind the deli counter in Waitrose hasn’t either – in fact, she looks at me as if I’m a bit mad when I explain that I’d …

Pudding

UK house prices to crash as global asset prices unravel

Asset prices around the world are collapsing as the global economy slows and UK housing will not escape<p>House prices have broken free from reality and defied gravity for far too long, but they are an asset like anything else, and there are six clear reasons a nasty correction looms in the coming …

15 common tattoos criminals have and what they secretly mean

And sometimes, inmates make it easy to know exactly what they've been up to through the use of tattoos.<p>Here are 15 tattoos and their secret meanings.<p>Know a different meaning for the tattoos displayed here? Share in the comments here.

Crime

Dance of the dinosaurs? Strange gouges hint at bird-like mating rituals

That old saying about the birds and the bees might have to include dinosaurs now, too. Giant scrapes carved into sandstone sites in Colorado were left by amorous dinosaurs looking to impress potential mates, according to an international team of scientists.<p>The findings, described in Scientific …

Dinosaurs

What did the Romans ever do for us? Lice, fleas and bacterial infections

Study finds that despite hot baths and public lavatories, the Romans spread disease and parasites across the empire<p>What did the Romans ever do for us? Despite all the hot baths and smart multi-seat public lavatories, the surprising answer turns out to be lice, fleas, bed bugs, bacterial infections …

Environmental Health

New, Cool Stuff at CES 2016: Pictures

Star Wars

Drones could soon be used to patrol protests and catch criminals in UK

LONDON — Police in the UK are trialling the use of drones as an alternative policing method and could soon be using the remote-control devices in a …