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Gym clothes for all occasions: what to wear for your sport

It's that time of year again; when we're rejuvenated and motivated, and thus feel the need to get off our behinds and shift into a higher gear. Whether you’re an avid yogi, addicted to the latest HIIT trends, or keen to dive (literally) into 2017, the fitness gurus at Equinox have some sage advice …

Clothing

Mapped: Where the world wants to go on holiday

Croatia is the most desirable destination in the world according to a comprehensive analysis of Google data.<p>The website teflSearch looked at queries made between July 2015 and July 2016 from more than 80 countries in 52 languages to produce a series of maps that reveal the holiday wish lists of …

How to shape your eyebrows

Eyebrow shaping, and we're talking perfect shaping here, used to rely heavily on tweezing, plucking, waxing or threading for that sculpted finish. Or, there was the option of drawing them in, but acheiving a natural-looking and not painted-on-with-a-marker look required more than a little skill and …

Top 10: the best hotels in Rome city centre

An expert guide to the best hotels in Rome city centre, including the best for rooftop bars, gourmet dining, rooms with city views, antique interiors and delicious buffet breakfasts, near the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Vatican and Colosseum.<p>Villa Spalletti Trivelli<p>Rome, Italy<p>9 Telegraph expert …

Photographer's journal: A look at the migrant crisis in Lesbos, Greece

At the break of dawn, spotters on the northeast coast of Lesbos assume their positions at lookout points along the rugged sea cliffs. They scan the horizon through high-powered binoculars, looking for tiny black spots on the Aegean Sea. Each spot is a rubber raft ferrying up to 35 refugees from …

UK military could allow women in frontline by end of 2016

Women could begin training for close combat roles as early as autumn, putting UK alongside nations such as Australia and US<p>Women could be allowed to fight on the frontline within the year as part of the biggest shakeup of the British military in its recent history.<p>David Cameron has asked the …

Military

The 8 most laughably absurd lawsuits of 2015

You probably remember the aunt who sued her 8-year-old nephew. Wait until you hear about the woman who sued herself<p>The videotaped sight, in October this year, of Hungarian camerawoman Petra Laszlo deliberately tripping refugees and their children as they rushed past her was beyond shocking. The …

Corruption

City Guide: New York City

The capital of the United States for a very short time, New York City would become the cultural capital of the world by the 20th century. Like Paris, it established that position by harboring artists of all stripes: writers, painters, dancers and musicians who carved out “scenes” that would change …

Bride Tower – World’s Tallest Building Planned in Iraq

The team of AMBS Architects proposed world’s tallest building (the Bride Tower), a 1,152-meter-tall skyscraper located at Iraq’s Basra Province.<p>There …

Skyscrapers

16 Interior Design Trends You'll Definitely See in 2016

Here's what the editors at House Beautiful predict everyone will love in the coming year.<p>Will redecorating be one of your New Year's resolutions this time around? Start here — we've scoured all of our best design resources to predict what you'll want in your home in 2016.

Regret the style of your engagement ring? Pimp it!

Alison, a friend of mine, was at a dinner party earlier this year when her friend revealed her engagement ring for the first time. Her fiancé had chosen it, and although she loved the traditional gesture and didn’t exactly hate the ring, it wasn’t what she’d have chosen herself. As Alison walked …

11 Things You Can Do Right Now To Keep Your Brain In Tip-Top Condition

It’s often overlooked but our brain is responsible for everything single thing we do. Here’s how to keep it healthy.<p>At the risk of sounding cliché, …

The Brain

Autumn sun holiday ideas and deals

If you missed out on a fix of sunshine this summer, it certainly isn’t too late to book a week on a warm Mediterranean beach before the autumn chill sets in. But there is an art to timing your trip so that you maximise your chances of decent weather. Although never completely predictable, summer …

European Travel

10 of the best ways to enjoy New York … on a budget

New York is the most expensive city in the US but our guide to cheap and even free sightseeing, ferry trips and world-class museums, plus affordable accommodation, make it possible to visit on a budget<p>Top 10 free things to do in New York<p>Take to the water<p>Despite recent stories of hapless tourists …

European Travel

Croatia has fast become one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe with tourists flocking to its stunning beaches and clear, blue waters. Zagreb, in the north of the country, is known for its vibrant culture and Austro-Hungarian

Croatia has fast become one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe with tourists flocking to its stunning beaches and clear, blue …

Top 10 outdoor cinema and theatre events in the UK

Fancy a fix of open-air film or theatre this summer? Across the country there are great arts events and festivals ready to serve up culture in superb, characterful settings. Here we pick 10 that will be perfect with a Pimm’s (or a brolly)<p>Rooftop Film Club, London<p>High above the streets of the …

England

I gave it all up … to cycle the world with my dog

Joshua Sivarajah sold all his possessions and set out to bike around the UK with just his dog Nero for company – a year later, he has found no reason to stop<p>• The 10 best books about cycling<p>For the first 34 years of my life, I led a fairly conformist existence – university, a succession of jobs, my …

Pets

20 Must-See Art Museums In America

There's much more to the world's great art museums than just the Louvre and the Prado. In fact, you can skip the jaunt across the Atlantic altogether and set your sights on some world-class art collections right here in the U.S. Even if you're not planning a trip entirely around art, chances are …

Museums

UK coastal walks: Belle Tout lighthouse, Birling Gap, East Sussex

In summer, the voice of skylarks and the ‘jangling keys’ song of the increasingly rare corn bunting serenade those who walk this route along the South Downs Way. In less fair weather, a sea mist or fog will increase the sense of intimacy in this vast landscape of white chalk cliffs and gaping skies.<p>…

Scotland

Alacati, Turkey: Secret Seaside

Sleepy and unspoilt, with low mountains hovering on the horizon, a tranquil turquoise sea, and narrow cobbled streets lined with cosy outdoor cafés and restaurants, the charming port town of Alacati offers an idyllic seaside break on the Turkish Aegean coast. Dating back to around the 14th century, …

Two "Fangirls" Travel the World to Perfectly Align Film and TV Stills with Their Filming Locations

Tiia hman and Satu Walden are two self-proclaimed fangirls on a quest to visit every filming location from their favorite movies and TV shows, all across the globe. Since late 2013, not only have the duo been on a global adventure, but they've also been documenting their trek around the world with …

Game of Thrones

How Isis crippled al-Qaida

The inside story of the coup that has brought the world’s most feared terrorist network to the brink of collapse<p>On 5 February, Jordanian officials confirmed that the intellectual godfather of al-Qaida, Abu Muhammad al-Maqdisi, had been released from prison. Though he is little known in the west, …

Middle East

From Audrey Hepburn to Marilyn Monroe: The On-Screen and Real-Life Wedding Dresses of 13 Movie Stars

The princess bride is largely a creation of the cinema, that filmic realm where OTT weddings are the norm (if sometimes the result of wacky plots, i.e. <i>How to Marry a Millionaire</i>), and fantasy dresses are designed to have maximum impact. And, just as it can be difficult to separate an actress from …

Grace Kelly

50 of the Most Stylish Cars of All Time

From Porsche to Jaguar, some of the most head-turning models in history.<p>From Porsche to Jaguar, some of the most head-turning models in history.

To This Day

50 of the world's most unusual hotels

From quirky to downright weird, a guide to the most unusual places to stay around the world, featuring the world's best spaceship treehouses, ice suites, underwater hotels and glass igloos.<p>Treehotel, Harads, Sweden<p>Located in the pine forest around Harads are seven unique ‘treerooms’ (more are …

Inside the world's 25 most expensive hotel rooms

21 motivating quotes to make you get up and go

Feeling a little bit 'meh' at the moment? Well, read these brilliant quotes and prepare to get your mojo back...<p>1. ‘Power’s not given to you. You …

Motivation

Hiking in Greece

Most of Greece is mountainous and a hiker’s paradise – you can even climb the mountain of the gods, Mt Olympus. The most popular routes are well maintained, others barely more than an overgrown sheep’s path. Hiking on the islands is particularly rewarding, from <i>kalderimia</i> (cobbled or flagstone paths …

Hiking

The world's best castles on sale from £500,000