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Bye bye bacon butties: London’s out-of-the-ordinary breakfasts – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 10:15 am, March 14, 2015 in Food & Drink<p>Forget a bog-standard fry-up. Get your chops round one of these morning delights instead.<p><b>NORTH</b> …

A London walking tour with a once homeless guide offers a fresh perspective on a familiar city<p>Mike doesn’t have a minibus, and he’s in north London rather than California, but he does a good impression of one of those Hollywood homes tour guides all the same.<p>“Robert Plant lives on this square,” he …

10 places of myth and legend

Even though we can get to the other side of the world in less than a day, there are still places that resist becoming everyday. Over the centuries they have accumulated tall stories like Manhattan accumulates tall buildings. So pack your compass, reading glasses and imagination for a journey to …

Ancient History

The foodie traveller … tucks in to a free dinner in Paris

There are three bars you can go to in Paris where you can eat your fill for the price of a drink. And at one, live music is on the menu too<p>Here’s a secret not many people know: there’s a trio of Parisian bars at which customers can dine well for the price of a pint. All you have to do is order a …

Essaouira: Morocco's hip town on the coast

Afew weeks ago I found myself happily pootling around Morocco’s most infamous beach town doing nothing much of anything at all. This is where Jimi Hendrix was said to have penned Castles Made of Sand, though, in fact, it was written long before he set foot in Essaouira. But there are …

Mother's Day: ideas for alternative travel gifts

Does your mother’s idea of a special treat lie far from someone poking her feet while she lies next to a swimming pool in a dodgy white bath robe, being told to “pop on” a pair of paper knickers for a spa massage, or eating sickly sweet afternoon tea in a room filled with wedding-cake-style …

The Wanderlust guide to the best of family travel

You don't have to stop travelling just because you've had kids. Our experts reveal how to see the world with children with less hassle and more …

Family Travel

How the Camino helped my kids become the adults they want to be

Melanie Gow reflects on how walking the Camino de Santiago with her sons gave her the gift of watching them turn into men - and the kind of men she …

Time I

The insider's cultural guide to Istanbul: 'This city is steeped in music'

From street art to mafia soap operas, and thrift shops to gourmet hole-in-the-wall dining, Alev Scott takes us on a tour of Turkey’s biggest city

Bob Marley

Adventure 78° North in Spitsbergen

Alone the mention of Spitsbergen is enough to quicken the pulse of anyone with an ounce of adventure-loving spirit. Stranded midway between Northern …

North Pole

The towns where travellers lose track of time

It was only supposed to be a couple of days; time enough to check out the temple you’d read about, pick up some bargains in the market, and mosey round the town before you head off to the next stop on your travels.<p>Yet somehow it’s a week later and not only are you still there, but you can’t see …

Atacama Desert

Puerto Rico: the Caribbean without all the edges sanded off

This isn’t Puerto Rico’s first moment in the sun. Back in the Sixties, the island found itself fleetingly one of the most fashionable destinations in the Caribbean. Banned from Cuba, high-society “snowbirds” from the north-eastern United States were happy to slum it for a slice of easily accessible …

London’s best late-night and dawn experiences

If New York is the city that never sleeps, London is the city that likes to have a quick nap sometime between 3 and 6am. But whether you’re chasing a late-night buzz or are rising for the dawn, the wee hours offer the opportunity to experience the capital as few others do. Here are our picks for …

England

Anti-UKIP posters are popping up across London – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 4:15 pm, March 16, 2015 in News<p>Close your eyes and make a wish. Was it for someone to stick anti-UKIP posters all over London? Well, your …

Nemtsov murder suspect 'confessed' involvement

A Russian judge said one of the five suspects in the murder of opposition activist Boris Nemtsov had confessed to his involvement, as four others pleaded innocent in a Moscow court, state media reported.<p>Judge Nataliya Mushnikova said on Sunday that Zaur Dadayev had signed a confession stating his …

Soft Focus

Francesca Woodman is probably best remembered for photographs she made of herself in the nude. Small gems of surreal portraiture that transmit an erotic charge, they merged her body with surroundings that sometimes included snakes as bondage gear. She made most of them while still a student at the …

When Life Gives You Lemons, Just Keep on Shooting

Earlier this year, I dropped my Minolta 28mm f/2.8 in the ocean where it sat submerged for at least two minutes. I don’t have any tools on hand to …

Cameras

This Tumblr Pairs Medieval Art with Rappers, and It's Brilliant

Gives new meaning to the expression "hip-hop royalty."<p>If you've ever looked at a photo of a blinged-out Rick Ross and thought, <i>Dude totally looks like Henry VIII</i>, there's a new Tumblr for you. The site, B4 XVI (a.k.a. beforesixteen), juxtaposes famous rappers with medieval and Renaissance artwork …

Nude Photography by Leonard Nimoy

See also: The History of Photography as a Fine Art<p>Born in Boston Massachusetts / March 26th, 1931.<p>In addition to being a movie director, producer, …

New in the Shop: Beautifully Abstract City Maps by Jazzberry Blue

Using bold colors and geometric forms, artist Jazzberry Blue creates abstract maps of some of the world's most famous cities. He's made these modern maps, that have that mid-century modern look to them, for almost every city you can think of including Chicago, Milan, and Berlin. The self-taught …

12 Ice Hotels That Will Make You Actually LIKE the Cold

Think cold isn’t romantic? Think again! Ice hotels are an experience that should be on every traveler’s bucket list. With the coolest amenities and epic winter wonderland activities, these frosty hotels make for the ultimate wintertime vacay. From Canada to Japan to Norway, here are 12 of the most …

Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images of a tumble-down, rustic timber cabin.<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an …

Archaeology

Miniature Street Art Installations Take Over London

Street artist Slinkachu's idyllic scenes play out in puddles and street cracks.<p>Street artist Slinkachu’s work is best viewed under a magnifying glass: a lady swings on a matchstick, children play in the pool made from melting popsicle juice, and a couple crosses a river of Sprite. In an upcoming …

Art

Vladimir Putin condemns 'shameful' political crimes after Boris Nemtsov killing

Russian president laments “audacious murder” of opposition politician but calls on police to crack down on "extremist" street protests<p><b>Vladimir Putin</b> told senior police officers on Wednesday they must work to rid <b>Russia</b> of the “shame and tragedy” of political crimes such as the “audacious murder” of</b> …

Top 10 Things to Do in Bucharest

The top ten things to do in Romania's capital city.<p><b>Gawk Until You Drop at the Palace of Parliament</b><br>The world's biggest parliamentary building (and one of the largest buildings of any kind) happens to be in Bucharest. Whether one views the gargantuan Palace of Parliament as a folly and testament to …

Travel tips: east meets west in Tbilisi, plus deals of the week

Visit the enigmatic Georgian city with its Byzantine churches and domed bathhouses; plus a lambing holiday in Scotland and luxury in Palma, Mallorca<p><b>Why go?</b> <br>Neither Asian nor fully European, Georgia mixes an intoxicating cocktail of eastern and western influences, spiked with a generous shot of …

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

Barbecue joints and a boho vibe in the Tigre delta, Argentina

Less than an hour by train from Buenos Aires lies a watery world of islands and little rivers, perfect for exploring by kayak … before you tackle a trouser-busting barbecue lunch<p>The river’s criss-crossing tributaries are the colour of milky tea. Weeping willow branches gently stir its surface, …

GuruShots is a Sleek Online Photo Contest with Real-Time Challenges

GuruShots is a newly launched service that turns photography into a game with a real-time online photo competition system. Photographers compete …

Photography