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Drink up: 17 spectacular rooftop bars to visit around the world this summer

Adventure 101: Great Barrier Reef

“Immersing yourself in the <b>Great Barrier Reef</b> is the best way to see how fragile it is,” says Ben Southall, who has served as the reef’s honorary “caretaker of islands” and retraced Captain Cook’s route of discovery there, by kayak.<p>The largest coral reef ecosystem in the world, it stretches for …

Egypt, why to go now

The sun is soft and warm as I write this. It hangs delicately a little way above the westerly line of palms, mango and guava trees. The waves beat a rhythm against the steel hull, ropes creak occasionally as they hold back two massive sails filled by a fresh northerly breeze, a donkey brays from …

Four ways to explore Chefchaouen, Morocco's blue city

Chefchaouen is an otherworldly escape nestled in Morocco’s Rif Mountains. As well as its distinctive palette of blue and white buildings, a striking contrast with the arid setting, this popular town has plenty to offer. Embark on strenuous hillside hikes or idle strolls, bathe in mountain streams, …

Holi 2014: UK event and celebration details

London<p>The Cinnamon Club, one of the most exclusive Indian restaurants in London, is offering a special Holi menu to celebrate the festival. The six-course menu features a roast rack of Herdwick mutton with Nepalese coriander sauce and pilau rice. <b><br>Time and date:</b> Available until March 22; Mon - Sat: …

Our favourite images of the week

Devout Mongolians celebrating the birth of Buddha feature in this collection of striking images from around the globe.

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Expert guide to Burma

Local laws and etiquette<p>The Burmese dress conservatively and regard sleeveless T-shirts and shorts as underwear. Visitors should wear loose casual clothes (no cleavage, no bare shoulders, no see-through skirts, no leggings). Shoulders and knees must be covered in temples and shoes and socks removed.<p>…

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Living in: Venice

In this living, breathing, sinking city, residents enjoy dreamlike canal settings, peerless Gothic and Renaissance architecture and masterpieces by Titian and Tintoretto.<p>Venice is one of those places that everyone has seen before they visit. The green canals and famous bridges; the warmly coloured</i> …

47 Stunning Photographs Of People From Around The World

Proof that beauty comes in all colors.<p><i>CORRECTION: The last photo has been replaced with a person whose natural skin tone wasn't altered. h/t Dominie Dirtch for pointing this out. (3/16/14)</i><p>Special thanks to all the photographers for allowing me to showcase their beautiful work.

Intimate Black and White Portraits of Exotic Animals in Captivity

It’s been a very news heavy couple of days, with much of the news being depressing or controversial at that. So if you need a break from all the …

35 Colorful Collection of Holi Photos

The Festival of colors, joy of humanity spread across in flying colors all around. The very objective of celebrating Holi-the festival of colors is …

First Look: Fuji 10-24mm f/4 Sample Photos and First Impressions by David Hobby

While in Dubai for GPP 2014, David Hobby (aka. Strobist) got a chance to play around with the yet-unreleased Fuji 10-24mm f/4 lens. He was kind …

Mosa'ab Elshamy's best shot: aftermath of protests in Rabaa al-Adaweya Square, Cairo, 14 August, 2013

I often look back at the staggering events that Egypt has gone through since January 2011. The revolution faltered and the challenges mounted up, and so the initial victory, euphoria and hope were replaced by tragedy, disillusionment and despair. Violence spread as each massacre was followed by …

#theLIST: Oscars 2014: The 10 Best Dressed

BAZAAR counts down the sartorial standouts on the Academy Awards red carpet.<p>BAZAAR counts down the sartorial standouts on the Academy Awards red carpet.