Silvia Storchi

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Classic paintings of world cities meet Google Street View – in pictures

Following on from his amazing series last week, here are Halley Docherty’s latest collages for us – well known historical paintings of city scenes around the world, from Istanbul to Saint Petersburg and Tokyo to New York, superimposed on to Google Street View<p>• Classic London paintings meet Google …

Travel picture quiz – where would you find these houses?

These distinctive houses are found in specific towns and cities around the world. Can you name the place for each one? Click here for the answers

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Panama Canal: a historical tour

The canal drops hints along the roadside as you travel north out of Panama City. Old signage from the American era. A long cargo train bearing the name of the waterway. A tall chainlink fence topped with razor wire. The head of an enormous crane. Fog drifting around a bridge and the silvery flash …

Five reasons to visit northern France in 2014

France’s refreshing Nord-Pas-de-Calais has been overlooked by travellers for too long. The region has embraced the jokes about chilly weather and yokel locals while quietly transforming into a world-class destination with a daring arts scene, clutch of historic sights and irresistibly rugged charm. …

Exploring India's remote Nubra Valley

Ladakh - the ‘Land of the High Passes’ - is among the most stunning parts of the Indian Himalayas. Wedged between Pakistan, Tibet and Xinjiang Province ( China) and India’s Himachal Pradesh, it forms the eastern part of the contested state of Jammu & Kashmir. North of Leh, Ladakh’s ‘capital’, lies …

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Paris's best cheap restaurants

These recommendations, and hundreds more, can be found in the <b>free Telegraph Travel Guides app</b>. The app features expert guides to destinations including Paris, Rome, New York and Amsterdam, with Edinburgh, Barcelona and Venice among those to be added in the coming weeks.<p><b>Breizh Café</b><p>This is the place …

Amsterdam's most unique bars

While Amsterdam's pulsating Red Light District and party hubs like Leidseplein need no introduction, the Dutch capital has some wonderfully diverse bars away from the raucous stag parties and tourist crowds.<p>Many offer dining too, although just stopping by for a drink is fine. Here are 10 of the …

All-Day Ayurveda: Makeover Your Daily Routine

No time for yourself? No problem. India's ancient system of medicine offers quick morning and evening self-care rituals to help you balance your …

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