Silvia Ursu

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Gatsby's greatest places: exploring Jazz Age gems

<i>The Great Gatsby</i> is a classic American novel, and a continual inspiration to artists of all kinds. We've uncovered New York City and Long Island sights from F. Scott Fitzgerald's most iconic work. Prohibition is passé and Art Deco is long dead, but you can still live like it’s the roaring 20s in …

Barcelona's top museums and galleries

<i>This highlighted list of museums and galleries is taken from Lonely Planet's city guide to</i> <i>Barcelona</i><i>.</i><p>GALLERIES<p>CaixaForum<p><i>Image of CaixaForum by</i> <i>montuno</i><br>Housed in a former Modernista factory, an outstanding brick caprice by Josep Puig i Cadafalch, this extensive private collection of contemporary art is …

Best Places in Europe Summer Cities

Not all European cities are ideal destinations in the summer, some are overcrowded, thick with smog and geared towards over charging tourists for …

European Travel

Italy's Finest Hikes Exploring the Great Outdoors

Italy’s Finest Hikes – Experience Italy in a completely new way by lacing up your hiking boots and hitting the trail and Exploring the Great Outdoors …

A Guide To Magical Cinque Terre, Italy

5 Must Do Things in Brussels

Brussels is the capital of Belgium and the headquarters of both the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). What began as a …

European Travel

Quick Guide To Amsterdam visitors never Run Out of Things

Amsterdam visitors never run out of things to do – this lovely old city has a city center that’s quiet and perfect for walking and biking – with over …

European Travel

3 Effortless Ways to Get More Done | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Do you ever wonder how on some days you seem to get so much accomplished, while on others, you barely get a few things checked off your to-do list?<p>I …

5 Ways to Become a Creative Powerhouse | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Would you like to have earth shattering ideas spring up so often it feels like your mind is a pixar meeting room? It is very easy to think creativity …

Creativity

The womenswear buyer of Asos offers her tips for your summer wardrobe

Take a good look at the jeans Emma Fox is wearing. What you see before you is the shape of things to come: the boyfriend jean. "The skinny jean is …

This column will change your life: it's good to tut

Serial killers are bad, I know, but I'm fairly sure there's no more outrageous example of human depravity than people who board aeroplanes before …

Provence just got closer: the new train direct to Cézanne country

Soon after we emerge from Le Tunnel, we start the time-honoured litany of English folk on to the Continent. "The French are so much more stylish." …

F Scott Fitzgerald's favourite hotels: party like it's 1929

F Scott Fitzgerald's short life was restless. He never set down roots, instead drifting from glittering 1920s New York and France to Switzerland and …

The MD of Net-A-Porter offers her tips for your summer wardrobe

What do women want? Alison Loehnis, the woman at the helm of Net-A-Porter, knows the answer straight away. "Newness – that's what drives sales. More …