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22 reasons why everyone is going to Portugal right now

Everyone seems to be going to Portugal right now. Indeed, this week the country reported gleefully on another record year for overseas arrivals. Just over 12.7 million foreigners visited the country in 2017 – up 12 per cent year-on-year. Here's why it is proving so popular.<p>1. Lisbon’s timeworn charm<p>…

The ultimate food and drink guide to Cornwall – what to try and where

Famous for pasties and Rick Stein’s seafood, there are plenty of surprises for food and drink travellers to Cornwall, from the UK’s best fish and …

9 amazing books to read before you visit Italy

From Walking in the Dolomites to the zest of Helena Attlee's The Land Where Lemons Grow, Jude Brosnan recommends 9 incredible books to give you a …

Leapfactory Frame Home

By combining solar components and prefab construction, the Leapfactory Frame Home can inhabit any location. The structure is crafted from …

Britain's 40 best beaches – according to our experts

The Isle of Wight … kids dig it

‘Dinosaur poo!” I screeched, sounding like an overexcited nature presenter. I was trying to enthuse my seven-year-old son, who had set his sights on finding a velociraptor skeleton on the beach, and wasn’t overly impressed with the little black stone in my hand.<p>Isle of Wight map<p>The Isle of Wight is …

Isle of Wight

This Kettle is a Keeper

As simple as a kettle’s functionality is, the market is surprisingly saturated with overly-designed products. It’s like every manufacturer got …

The best flight search websites – tried and tested

The internet’s supposed to make things easier when comparing flights. Rather than juggle dozens of airline websites, meta-search engines do the job for you, rifling through countless prices to find the best offers. The only snag is there are dozens of such sites, too, so which should you use?<p>To …

Transformation of a Bungalow in Amsterdam / Workshop Architecten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A bungalow, located on the banks of the Zuider Amstelkanaal in the south of Amsterdam, was originally …

Longtime LA home of legendary Disney artist hits the market for $3.228M

Built for pioneering Disney animator Frank Thomas<p>Now on the market for the first time is the longtime home of legendary Disney artist Frank Thomas. One of Disney’s “Nine Old Men” animators, Thomas was responsible for such iconic cinematic moments as Lady and Tramp sharing a plate of spaghetti, …

Walt Disney Company

20 Traits of Fabulous Furniture in Contemporary Design

Contemporary design is not easy to pinpoint because, as its name suggests, it is ever changing. Its fluidity places it apart from modern design, …

Estrade House

Set in the Laurentian Mountain region of Quebec, the Estrade House uses a natural palette to remain in sync with its lakeside surroundings. Clad in a …

The Best Indoor Plants to Clear the Air, Literally

Aloe vera is a pretty magical little plant, and its medicinal properties are well known for treating minor cuts and burns. But there's another …

Plants

Traveling As An Introvert

Approximately one third of the world's population is introverted, and one of those individuals is right here writing this to you now. If you are uncertain of the term, introverts are people who would define themselves as the quieter, more reflective type. We see the world through a different lens …

10 great journeys on British waterways

Northern Ireland

Photography,Shops and shopping,Shopping trips,Architecture,Art and design,Life and style,Culture,Travel<p>These images by German photographer Sebastian Erras, who moved to Paris five years ago, tell an alternative story of the city through its shopfronts. “Most of the time we walk by these stores,” he …

Photography

Pull on your boots and enjoy the countryside in all its autumn glory. Ten of Britain’s best nature writers reveal their favourite routes – and where they like to refuel on the way<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 11miles<br>Time: 5</b>½ <b>hours<br>Start/finish: Grassington National Park Centre</b> …

Scotland

Shopping Resources for Bohemian Charm & Classic Style

Inspired by '60s eclectic style, Mike and Rachel's Ojai rental sets the mood for creativity as well as peaceful lounging. Full of classics and …

Britain's 20 greatest beaches (because it's warm enough for a day at the seaside)

With Britain basking in some unexpected April heat, why not make a rapid dash to the seaside? To help you pick the best stretch of sand, we asked our experts to recommend their favourite beaches around the country. Some of the nominations are deservedly popular spots along the south and western …

Are these the riskiest selfies ever?

If you don't like heights, look away now. Seriously.<p>angela_nikolau/Instagram<p>Russian photographer, Angela Nikolau, takes the most stomach-turning …

From innovative media streamers and VR headsets to super-compact memory storage devices and chargers, we select the best bargain gadgetry<p><b>Sennheiser HD 201</b> <b>(£16.99)</b><br>Arrestingly reasonable offering from the stately German brand, and they ain’t too hard on the ears either.

Gear & Gadgets

shop for unique and fresh new design arrivals

Toggle navigation<p>meter is a professional coat hanger made from solid walnut, maple, or oak<p>the ‘bookmark-pen’ camouflages as a leaf within your …

The ultimate UK bucket list: 29 things to do before you die

The Iconic Dutchtub Wood Burning, Outdoor Hot Tub Gets An Update

Not everyone has the appropriate setup for a hot tub, built-in or not, with all of the electrical requirements and all. And what if you’re in a …

Scotland Creates First Snorkel Trail to Tempt Underwater Enthusiasts

When you think of Scotland, castles and kilts are probably more likely to come to mind than snorkeling.<p>But the Scottish Wildlife Trust is hoping to …

5 tips to save money on home renovations

Home and Decor Singapore<p>(Design: Studio Super Safari)<p>Home renovations are famous for two things: busting the budget, and bringing burning …

In pictures: 10 iconic rail journeys you must do in your lifetime

Trains

Europe's 52 best secret beaches

The beach is the key to many a great holiday – from first childhood steps across the sand to teenage posturing and strolls en famille. But the perfect beach is rarely found by chance.<p>The coasts of the Mediterranean and the Atlantic are fringed with an overwhelming array of beaches - many of which …

4 Names Every Design Lover Should Know

Ken Fulk calls his San Francisco studio the Magic Factory, and few would disagree. Whether transforming a Big Sur forest into a fairy-tale setting …

San Francisco

Flight Delay Compensation

• Flight <b>delayed 3+ hours?</b> or more?<br>• Was it within the last <b>6 years?</b><br>• Claim <b>up to £* now</b> per passenger.<p>Amounts vary. Charges deductible. Terms apply*<p>Rating: …