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El Celler de Can Roca: what does 300 euros buy you at the world's best restaurant?

The world's best places for extreme eating

Here’s where to wrangle the world’s weirdest foodstuffs into your stomach.<p>1. Rocky Mountain oysters, Montana, USA<p>Seafood in Montana? Uh, not exactly. Also known as prairie oysters, calf fries, cowboy caviar, and swinging beef, Rocky Mountain oysters are actually the deep-fried testicles of young …

Eggs

Exploring Beautiful Coasts and Canyons in Baja

Mont Blanc panorama is the world’s largest ever photograph

The world's 11th tallest mountain, Europe's Mont Blanc, is now the subject of the world's largest photograph.<p>An international team led by Italian photographer Filippo Blengini has published a gigantic panorama of Europe's loftiest peak, an image which weighs in at an enourmous 365 …

Scenic day-long hikes: walking in New Zealand

New Zealand may be justifiably famous for its Great Walks and other multi-day hiking trails, but don’t break out the cooking stove and sleeping bag just yet. Much of the same wilderness can be explored on day hikes, which means less gear, less effort, and quite possibly more fun.<p>1. Twilight–Te …

New Zealand

10 epic views that'll have you packing your bags for Zermatt

One of Europe’s most glamorous ski resorts, Zermatt has been attracting ski bunnies and adrenaline addicts since the mid-19th century. This charming car-free town sits at the foot of the majestic Matterhorn in the Swiss Alps, so whether you're clambering up mountains, skiing down them, hiking …

Loneliness

Kos migrant crisis is putting off holidaymakers

The migrant crisis in Kos is deterring holidaymakers from visiting, new research has suggested, with inquiries for accommodation on the Greek island falling by 52 per cent in the last week.<p>Around 7,500 migrants have arrived from war-torn countries including Syria and Afghanistan this year, lured by …

El Celler de Can Roca, Girona: is this the world's best restaurant?

<b>In pictures: the 20-course taster menu in full</b><b> <br>In pictures: the world's best restaurants, according to Tripadvisor</b><p>After more than a dozen courses, and almost as many glasses of wine, my tasting notes had become somewhat perfunctory. “Pig – delicious” was all I could manage for what was perhaps my …

Heston Blumenthal's Travelling Life

<b>How often do you travel?</b><p>A lot at the moment for work, but I’ve had a few holidays in between. Earlier this year we moved The Fat Duck restaurant to Melbourne, which will be there through mid-August while the restaurant in Bray is being rebuilt. So last year I travelled to Australia five times …

Nepal prays for return of tourists after earthquakes

Nepal is hoping to welcome tourists back to the country in time for the next trekking season in the autumn, with attractions being rebuilt and trekking routes in the foothills of Mount Everest reopening.<p>Following the recent devastating earthquakes that killed more than 9,000 people, most hotels and …

Rice noodles with shallots and garlic – recipe

These sweet and sour noodles are a great stir-fry base – simply add whatever vegetables are in season<p>Rice noodles are popular in the cuisine of eastern and south-eastern Asia and are generally only lightly cooked to retain a slightly chewy texture. However, all sorts of noodles are used in east …

Recipes

21 Fiery Photos

These photos are on fire! Well… kind of. The photos themselves aren’t on fire, but the big bundles of steel wool being twirled around in each of them …

Mapping, Beirut-style: how to navigate a city without using any street names

Photograph: Karim Mostafa<p>‘That small corner shop with the sleeping dog outside.’ Photograph: Karim Mostafa<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/1/1433170100423/92a71494-a8ac-4794-b3b0-70a5a9d2f056-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Karim Mostafa<p>‘That small corner …

Beirut

Makoko Floating School, beacon of hope for the Lagos 'waterworld' – a history of cities in 50 buildings, day 48

Driving into Lagos along the Third Mainland Bridge, the city greets us with a sky as thick as coal-slurry and a soundtrack as soulful as Fela Kuti. Pedestrians slowly criss-cross the eight lanes as we drive, while could-be Area Boys transform the beds of pickup trucks into mobile azonto …

Simple Tips To Improve Your Travel Photography – Photographing Local Parks

Landscape Photography

The Amazing Aerial Photos of Australia’s Top Emerging Photographer 2015

There’s a lot of emerging talent on 500px. Photographers who don’t do this for a living, but enjoy it enough to continue honing their skills to …

8 Tips for Photographing Children

Children’s expressions are genuine; they love to live life with passion and abound in energy. When they are happy, their laughter and joy is …

One Of The Most Misunderstood Things About Depth of Field!

When I photograph wildlife, birds, race cars, moving objects of any kind, I most often with a large aperture – usually between f/2.8 and f/4 or f/5.6 …

Christmas Auroras Shimmer in Sweden's Holiday Sky

The Christmas holiday was extra merry for a veteran northern lights photographer, who captured yuletide auroras shimmering across the sky over …

This New Timelapse Of Norway's Aurora Borealis Is Absolutely Breathtaking

The aurora is a natural light display that few people get to see. Brazilian photographer Felipe Pitta recently caught a rare glimpse of the phenomenon and shared his timelapse video with us.<p>To capture the aurora, Pitta traveled to Ersfjordbotn, Norway, a small village known as "The Fjord of Light." …

Particles

Aurora Australis: chasing the southern lights

<b>JOHNNO AND IAN ARE</b> photographers who hunt for images of the aurora australis, otherwise known as the southern lights.<p>I first met them loitering …

Aurora Australis lights up southern sky in sensational display

A magnificent light display was visible in certain areas of Australia and New Zealand on Tuesday night local time, due to a rare geomagnetic storm …

Aurora Borealis dazzles in the night sky over the UK

LONDON — They're a more regular sight at this time of the year for people who live in northern parts of Europe, but seeing the Aurora Borealis or …

Powerful solar storm sparks stunning aurora | CNN Travel

Astronomy

Astronauts capture vivid Aurora display from International Space Station

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station had a unique view of the vivid Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, which lit up the night sky …

Aurora australis light up Australia

AURORA CHASERS HAVE been delighted recently by the unusually strong light shows seen across Australia, from Perth to Uluru.<p>The southern lights are …

AG reader photo: Aurora australis

<b>THE MILKY WAY</b> and the aurora australis, glorious in the night sky above the Hazard Mountains in Coles Bay, Tasmania, are captured in this week's …