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Learn How to Make Cinnamon Sugar Breakfast Puffs

Who remembers Cinnamon Toast Crunch? Who remembers doughnut holes? What lucky few have had the opportunity to eat a hybrid of the two? Not I! Until now, that is: Thanks to these Cinnamon Sugar Breakfast Puffs, my wildest breakfast dreams are all coming true.<p>The recipe comes to the site from …

Explore Easter Island's Lesser Known Natural Wonders

From extinct volcanoes to idyllic islets, discover four stunning landscapes across the Chilean territory.<p>Although Easter Island is known for its mysterious <i>moai</i> statues, the remote Polynesian island has much more to explore. About 42 percent of this island is Rapa Nui National Park, a World Heritage …

The best ice cream in London

Check out our sticky-fingered guide to the best cold stuff in the capital. We've put together a list of top-notch ice-cream parlours serving …

The 12 Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Maine

Maine has 12 million acres of forest. Let this be your guide.<p>As New England’s largest state, Maine is almost as big as the rest of the region put …

Top 21 things to do in Tokyo for free

Exploring the Big Sushi is a mind-blowing experience, but it can also blow your budget. Don't despair <b>–</b> there’s an abundance of things to do and see in Tokyo that don’t cost a single yen. From gardens and temples to contemporary art, sumo practice and a world-famous fish market, you can experience …

Get Active

We've scoured the globe in search of hidden gems to experience around the world. Here are the best experiences to get you moving.<p><i>From the October 2015 issue of</i> Traveler <i>magazine</i><p>Reasons to Travel Now: 14-24<p><b>14. ZIP-LINING OVER JODHPUR:</b><p>Combine a thrill ride with Indian history via Flying Fox’s zip-line …

Hot Springs

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Hiking

Recipe of the week: Swedish cinnamon buns

Get a batch of dough in the oven and relax with a coffee, Swedish style…<p><i>Fika</i> – or, taking a coffee break – is firmly embedded in Swedish culture. But …

Free Things to Do in New York City

Finding free activities to fill your day in the City That Never Sleeps is easier than you might think. With countless cultural attractions and a large city parks system, there's plenty to do that won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Art/Music</b><p>Skip the $25 ticket price when the <b>Museum of Modern Art</b> opens its doors, …

Staten Island

Top 10 places to shop in Tokyo: a neighbourhood guide

Tokyo shopping has it all: high-end and offbeat fashion, traditional crafts, vintage wares, all manner of only-in-Japan souvenirs, and that gadget you didn't know existed but now desperately want.<p>Whether you prefer department-store browsing or rummaging for secondhand treasures, there’s a Tokyo …

Top 10 Places to See Autumn Leaves

Discover fabulous fall foliage the world over.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>Four Seasons of Travel</i><p><b>Sonoma County, California</b> <br>www.sonomacounty.com/ <br>With leaves on both tree and vine, fall foliage is doubly intense in Sonoma County. Drive through Sonoma Valley along Arnold Drive, lined with …

Sonoma County

5 great Aussie road trips

Australia is made for road trips. And these five classics will make sure you experience everything this vast country has to offer<p><i>Sunset over the</i> …

17 beautiful rivers you must see in your lifetime

A guide to Budapest’s thermal baths

Budapest sits on a patchwork of almost 125 thermal springs, and ‘taking the waters’ has been a part of everyday life here since people walked in togas. No baths still operating date back to Roman times but some are a legacy of the Turkish occupation, others are Art Nouveau marvels and there are …

Unlikely destinations for unforgettable family holidays

Your toddler requires a hotel room the size of an airfield to burn off steam, your tweenie wants big-budget action and adventure, and your teens, well, they probably just want to be as far away from you as possible.<p>It's a fine art planning a perfect family trip, balancing all the diverse needs, …

How to do the Great Barrier Reef on a budget

With around 7000km of coastline, more than 150 islands and the Great Barrier Reef spanning it all, Queensland is Australia’s most dreamed-about tropical destination. The trouble is, it ain't cheap. The cost of living in Australia is pretty high, but there are a few hideaways and deals that can make …

Top 10 day trips out of Barcelona

You could spend weeks in Barcelona and never run out of places to see, things to do, food to try and bars to hop.<p>But for a taste of Catalan life beyond the metropolis – or simply for a change of pace – you can choose between mountains, beaches and pretty little towns, all just a short ride …

World view: tranquility by the lake, Biogradska Gora national park, Montenegro

Travel photography<p>World view<p>The winner of our readers’ travel photography competition for July, Ciara Milne’s scenic shot – taken on her honeymoon – expresses ‘the feeling of total relaxation and quiet’ by a lake in one of Montenegro’s five national parks, Biogradska Gora. Competition judge Mick …

Global Perspectives

The best beaches of the Philippines

For serious beach bums, the Philippines is a less-discovered alternative to Southeast Asian hotspots like Bali and southern Thailand.<p>But with more than 7000 islands, it can be tricky to pick your spot. Here are a few areas to home in on in search of your own slice of paradise.<p>El Nido<p>The dramatic …

Exploring Drama, northern Greece’s best-kept secret

There’s been lots of drama in Greece lately. But you’ve probably not heard about Drama as a travel destination, given Greece is more famous for its islands or major cities. If you’re looking for somewhere unspoilt and (so far) untouched by tourists, this lush mountainous region tucked away in the …

Surf and diver pads, yoga retreats and stylish cabanas on deserted beaches … there are plenty of ways to get away from it all on Bali and neighbouring Lombok

Hong Kong's most unique dining experiences

Hong Kong’s chefs are a versatile bunch who can move with ease between different culinary traditions, bringing together not only old and new, Chinese and Western, but haute and humble, coffee and tea.<p>Their skills and creativity, and the city’s love of food, have given rise to many one-of-a-kind …

Vintage Las Vegas: Sin City's best retro sights

Look away for too long and Vegas changes. The Vegas of Sinatra and Elvis and mobsters and showgirls has been replaced by Cirque shows and Britney Spears and musical fountains. The crooners may be gone but the spirit lives on – here are the best places to channel it.<p>Decades before garish LED screens …

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Five reasons to visit Prizren, Kosovo’s cultural capital

If you’re looking for culture in Kosovo, it’s best to head south to Prizren. Seated at the foot of the Shar mountains and close to the Rahovec (Orahovac) wine region, Kosovo’s second city packs a heavy punch with its rich history, traditional handicraft shops and gastronomic delights. Mix that with …

The best hotels for spa breaks in Europe

An insider's guide to the top spa hotels in Europe, featuring the best for yoga, infinty pools, thalassotherapy, vinotherapy, massage, and medical and anti-ageing treatments, in locations including Spain, UK, Switzerland, Italy, France and Greece.<p><b>Italy</b><p>Grand Hotel Tremezzo<p>Lake Como, Italy<p>8 Telegraph …

Swimming Pools

The TV chef was amazed by the sheer variety Mexican cuisine has to offer – including a taco made with an ingredient he had never imagined eating …<p>All my preconceptions about Mexican food were blown out of the water on my first trip to the country, when I discovered a cuisine that offers everything …

Mexico City

On the first leg of a road trip to the Balkans and the Baltic, our writer and his family hurtle through the rain to reach the brilliant sunshine of Croatia<p>By the time we disembark from the ferry at Zeebrugge, I’m wondering if our great European adventure is going to be sunless. The drab landscape …

European Travel

A perfect day in Moscow

Spend a perfect day in Moscow walking through history, discovering the city’s medieval foundations and modern flare and everything in between. The Russian capital’s founding site – the majestic Kremlin and the ceremonial Red Square – is still the geographic and spiritual heart of Moscow, making it …