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10 of the best alternative city breaks in Europe

Catania<b>,</b> Sicily<p>If you want a quick resumé of Catania’s character, look no further than the brooding, explosive mountain that looms right over it: Etna. The university city on the east coast, overlooking the Ionian Sea, can be intense, chaotic and beautiful.<p>At its heart is a Unesco-listed old …

20th Century

8 of the best barbecue burger recipes

Burgers are a firm favourite at any time of year, but there’s nothing quite like a good burger that has gone straight into a bun from a raging hot …

How to Make Your Own Laffa Flatbread From Scratch

We know making bread can be intimidating, but stick with us and you'll have this delicious pita-like bread made in no time!<p>Make the Dough<p>In the bowl …

Recipes

The world's 8 most underrated cities and why you should visit them

1: Porto, Portugal<p>Emma Higgins – Gotta Keep Movin’<p>Often outshined by nearby Lisbon, Porto can be thought of as the Portuguese capital’s scruffier …

Feast not fuss: The new dinner party trend that will make you the perfect host

A few weeks ago, I went to a spectacularly bad dinner party where two things were immediately clear on arrival. Firstly, the host and hostess were barely speaking, presumably having just had an almighty row, and secondly, they had severely under-bought on booze.<p>That wasn’t the worst of it.<p>After …

Delicious Irish recipes for St Patrick's Day

St Patrick's Day is the traditional occasion to raise a glass of Guinness (or three or four...) to Ireland's patron saint.<p>But if you really want to celebrate in style, why not whip up an authentic Irish feast? Here, top chefs and food writers from the Emerald Isle and beyond share their favourite …

The 60 greatest train journeys for 2018

The best train journey I’ve ever done? Tricky. In terms of sheer pinch-me-is-this-for-real wow-factor, it has to be the Trans-Mongolian, a journey of truly epic proportions. In my case it involved four days of travelling between Moscow and Lake Baikal on the traditional Trans-Siberian before …

Trains

10 top tips for taking amazing travel photographs

Get up early<p>Getting up early ensures that you have time to get to your chosen location and set up your equipment before the action starts. At Picos de Europa (pictured above) we had the tail end of a storm causing some dramatic clouds and fiery colour. The actual appearance of the sun in this case …

Landscape Photography

Hot Gin Roof: a sneak peek of the rooftop pop-up serving hot gin cocktails

Londoners will be able to turn January into Ginuary at a pop-up serving hot gin cocktails on a rooftop terrace. Chiswick gin distillers Sipsmith and …

Deep Frying

The Food Lab: My 19 Favorite Summer Grilling Recipes

Even when I lived in a New York apartment, grilling (perhaps illegally, on my balcony) was my favorite way to spend a warm summer evening. Now that I'm out in the Bay Area, warm summer evenings don't really exist, but I've got far more room for grilling than I've ever had before, which means that …

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How to choose between Thailand’s classic gulf islands

With hundreds of dreamy tropical islands scattered along Thailand’s extensive coastline, choosing your ideal island escape can be overwhelming. Each one of those specks in the ocean is a tantalising composition of turquoise water, lush jungles and divine beaches – so how's a traveller to …