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The Ultimate Honeymoon Destinations

For most people it's the most significant holiday of their life, a much-needed chance to relax and unwind after the stress of a wedding - but deciding on a honeymoon destination can be a challenging business. A quick Google search throws up the usual recommendations - the Maldives, the Seychelles, …

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Ho Chi Minh City in three days: holiday itinerary

Vietnam’s largest city has sprawled from the small Khmer village of Prey Nokor, once surrounded by prowling tigers, through a century of opium-raddled French colonialism, to today’s manic, modern metropolis stalked by glassy skyscrapers – a rapacious capitalist machine powering a one-party …

Tomorrow Daily 045: Apple's spaceship campus progresses, Amazon revives 'The Tick,' and more

Li-Fi: Access the Internet Through LED Bulbs

Sir Alexander Graham Bell may be better known as the guy who invented the first ‘practical’ telephone, but the Scottish scientist laid claim to an arsenal of additional innovations.<p>Among these were the photophone, a wireless telephone of sorts that enabled sounds (including speech) to be …

A Perfect Family Trip to Europe

This year has been full of epic journeys for our family since we moved from Arkansas to Scotland, but perhaps none so epic as the three weeks we spent this summer with our cousins. My brother and his wife hoarded their precious vacation days so they could cobble together three weeks away. Naturally …

European Travel

Reinvented Riga: a traveller’s guide to Latvia’s capital city

With over two decades of freedom (and a renewed status as Latvia’s capital) under its belt, Rīga is reclaiming its rightful title as the cosmopolitan cornerstone of the Baltic.<p>Sitting at the crossroads of the great empires that wrote the pages of Europe’s elaborate history, Rīga was – for centuries …

Easy riding: exploring the USA by motorcycle

Maybe the best decision I’ve ever made in my life was to go along with a bunch of friends on a two-week, 3000-mile motorcycle trip from Portland, Oregon, to Knoxville, Tennessee, on tiny vintage bikes and shoestring budgets. We took the smallest roads through the smallest towns, camping most of the …

The Week in Review: Big Names Say Farewell

A comedic force and a movie star were among those we lost this week.For almost four decades, Robin Williams challenged his audiences and brought them …

Robin Williams

Free Things to Do in Florence

The birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, Florence boasts a wealth of museum masterpieces, most famously Michelangelo’s "David" and Botticelli’s "The Birth of Venus," but there’s plenty of culture to experience that doesn’t involve pricey admission or epic waits.<p>The birthplace of the Italian …

Top Ten Things to Do in Ireland and Northern Ireland

Travel<p>Epic coastal drives. Historic links courses. Literary pub tours. Castles that echo of ancestry. The allure of Ireland and Northern Ireland is as strong as ever—soak it all in with these ten don't-miss experiences.

10 of the best vegetarian restaurants in France: readers' tips

It's not all meat and creamy sauces. Readers share their favourite restaurants for delicious veggie meals in France<p><b>• To add a tip for next week and be in with a chance of winning a £200</b> <b>Hotels.com</b> <b>voucher, go to</b> <b>GuardianWitness</b><p>WINNING TIP: Loving Hut, Menton, Côte d'Azur<p>This was an unexpected find, …

Readers’ travel tips: Cool budget hotels in Scandinavia

Buzzing and lively or peaceful and away from it all: tell us about your favourite affordable but covetable hotel in Scandinavia.<p>The best tips will appear in print in next weekend's Travel section and the winner, chosen by Tom Hall of Lonely Planet, will receive a £200 hotel voucher from Hotels.com, …

Top 10 budget restaurants, bars and cafes in Glasgow

Refuelling will be important at the Commonwealth Games and not just for the athletes. Updating his 2010 budget eats guide to Glasgow, Tony Naylor chooses 10 places where you can eat well for under £10<p>Almost slap bang by Central Station, Riverhill is a tiny, independent coffee and sandwich shop – …

10 best craft beer pubs in Glasgow

Glasgow holidays,Scotland holidays,United Kingdom holidays,Travel,Bars and clubs,Beer,Life and style,Food & drink,Food and drink,Top 10s<p>Preparing for the Commonwealth Games in the only way he knows how, Tony Naylor went in search of the host city’s best craft beer bars

Norway's stunning landscapes in summer – in pictures

From sheer-sided fjords and rugged mountains offering world-class hiking to wooden fishing villages, Norway is famous for its dramatic landscapes – and in summer the sun never really sets<p><b>• Read more in tomorrow's</b> <b>Guardian Travel</b> <b>Scandinavian special</b>

Copenhagen city guide: a day in Vesterbro

Travel,Food and drink,Shopping trips,Denmark holidays,Bars and clubs,Copenhagen holidays<p>The once-seedy Copenhagen neighbourhood gives a flavour of the capital that locals enjoy, with designer shops and cafes, plus restaurants and night spots of the revamped Meatpacking District<p>The allure of …

Bergen and the Frozen effect

Imagine a glorious May evening, around 6.30pm. You’ve arrived in a pretty coastal town, dumped your bags in a picturesque rooftop flat, and polished off an early meal with your yawning seven-year-old son. What happens next? Stroll down to the harbour for some ice cream? Watch a film and tuck in …

Stockholm's top 10 good value restaurants

Gro<p>Just over a year ago, chefs and former colleagues Henrik Norén and Magnus Villnow realised their dream of opening a small restaurant serving simple, honest, almost exclusively local food where <i>grönsaker</i> (vegetables; literally "green things") are the stars. A dish of cauliflower, bacon and cress, …

Cool Scandinavian hotels: readers’ tips

Scandinavian style doesn't come cheap but not all of these cool hotels, in Denmark, Sweden and Norway will break the bank<b><br>• To add a tip for next week and be in with a chance of winning a £200 Hotels.com voucher, go to GuardianWitness</b><p>The Thief is a stylish new luxury boutique hotel in Tjuvholmen …

Forget Museums: Explore Europe's Adventurous Side

Explore Europe's Wild North<p>Yes, Northern Europe has more museums, cuisine, and historic city centers than you can cram into one trip. But here's a good reason to go rural: It also offers some of the world's best adventure. Read more.<p>Go Out of Bounds in Finland<p>Woodsy, hilly, and peppered with lakes, …

Insider’s Guide to Sweden’s West Coast

A favorite of the late Ingrid Bergman, the <b>Bohuslän coast</b> feels a bit like a secret French Riviera. What the high-latitude region lacks in American tourists it makes up for with plentiful seafood and bright seasonal sunshine.<p>Here’s the lowdown on visiting this Swedish wonderland.<p><b>> When to Go:</b><p>If …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

Apple introduces MFi specs for Lightning cable headphones, support arriving in future iOS update

We’ve learned Apple has quietly introduced a new specification for manufacturers in its Made-For-iPhone/iPad/iPod (MFi) program that allows them to create headphones that connect to iOS devices using a Lightning connector instead of the usual 3.5mm headphone jack. Apple has not flipped the switch …

How tech's new wave turned UK on to winning ways

Near the tree trunk-shaped reception desk and the tubular slide, youngsters in skinny jeans perch among beanbags scattered on the Astroturf floor. Beneath a ceiling sprouting jungle foliage, the talk is all of apps and coding.<p>We are in the offices of one of the most successful children's games …

How to go completely paperless with iOS

There are some obvious first steps one can take to cut down on the amount of paper used on a day-to-day basis if you’re an iOS user, like switching …