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Top 8 German Christmas markets

Through a mouthful of mulled wine and piles of presents, Penny Walker tracks down Germany's unmissable festive markets<p><b>Germany</b>'s Christmas markets …

European Travel

Short break in Innsbruck, Austria

It might be famed for its Christmas markets, but the Tirolean capital actually makes a perfect weekend break destination all year round<p>Jump on a …

European Travel

9 reasons why solo travel is great

Our featured blogger, Finola, reveals why she loves travelling on her own. And why you will too<p>To me, really travelling solo is not when you latch on …

National Geographic Travel

2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via</i>

Amalfi Coast

A doctor's story: what his son's illness taught him

What does it take for doctors to understand the pain and confusion their patients are going through while waiting for treatment?<p>I often wonder whether I would have been a different kind of doctor if my son had not had a brain tumour. Older doctors – and I am now an older doctor – often comment that …


Flickr Launches Wall Art Printing Globally

One month after Flickr introduced a new offering letting users to create wall prints from their own photos, the Yahoo-owned company has opened up the service globally.<p>Flickr offers both wood-mounted and gallery-style canvas prints, in five sizes ranging from 8″ x 10″ to 20″ x 30″. However, prints …

12 Amazing Holiday Getaways Under $100

Get some R&R this winter.<p>Get some R&R this holiday season and stay at one of these budget-friendly accommodations.

New Hampshire

Cheaper and greener: 10 of the best ski resorts you can reach by train

Tickets for indirect winter rail journeys to the Alps went on sale today (October 12), with skiers now able to book travel for indirect journeys to ski resorts up to and including January 12 2018.<p>In general travellers can only book three months in advance, but on November 7 2017 it will be possible …

Airline offers stays on converted plane

The Dutch airline KLM is offering visitors to Amsterdam the chance to spend the night on board a converted plane.<p>The unique accommodation is being offered for just three nights on the website Airbnb.<p>It sleeps four guests in two bedrooms, while guests can access the cockpit, where they can enjoy …

How to go green when you travel

Traveling green takes a little extra effort at first, but it soon becomes second nature and those extra steps can enhance every trip you take. Not only will you feel better about your travels, but you’ll also leave a more positive impression on the place you visited and often have more meaningful …


The Okura Prestige Bangkok

Bangkok, Thailand<p>Think grand interiors, Japanese-style dining, and an infinity pool with cracking views over downtown Bangkok at this lavish, high-rise hotel right in the middle of all the action.

Asia Travel

8 ways to get your daughter exercising

The Sweaty Betty founder Tamara Hill Norton shares her tips for encouraging girls to get physically active<p><b>1. Set an example</b><br>Your daughter will not believe exercise is important if you don’t do any yourself. Set an example: if you exercise then she will want to do it too. A good – and enjoyable – way …

Berlin Wall anniversary: photographs from the symbolic rise and fall of the Iron Curtain - Telegraph

Long Lens: Street Look Leather

A timeless classic, the leather jacket ups the style credentials of any look. We scoured the streets of New York, London, Milan and Paris to see who …

London Fashion Week

Insider’s Guide to Cold War Berlin

During the Cold War, the <b>Berlin Wall</b> came to represent Germany’s divided nation and capital. Though mostly dismantled now, it remains a potent presence, marked by sites that hark back to a sinister time in the city’s history.<p><b>> What to See:</b><p>The <b>Bornholmer Street border crossing</b> is where the Wall first …

11 Bathroom DIYs That Take One Hour or Less

Have a spare hour and a boring bathroom? These 11 quick DIYs will fill the time—and your space.<p>Want to spruce up your bathroom, but don't have the time for elaborate projects (or budget for the renovation you've always dreamed of?) Don't worry. Tackling a DIY project may seem like a huge endeavor, …

The best photobombing animals

Top 10 unforgettable family travel experiences for 2015

Inspire a sense of wonderment in the next generation with our best family travel activities.<p>1. Self-drive safari, Namibia<p>Etosha National Park, with its otherworldly landscapes and iconic wildlife species in their natural habitat (not to mention 340 bird species including the greater flamingo), is …

Universal Studios

Beautiful Long Exposures of Firefly Trails by Vincent Brady

Photographer Vincent Brady gives us a beautiful new way to appreciate the glow of fireflies with this set of long exposures. While still light out, he captured this first photo at the Lake of Ozarks, a large reservoir in central Missouri. “Many people, when they see this photo, they have a certain …

Landscape Photography

National Geographic Travel

Karren Brady: Stay-at-home mums should be valued as highly as businesswomen

The Apprentice star Karren Brady has said women who stay at home to care for their children should not be considered to be doing “menial work”<p>The Apprentice star, 45, is <b>today being made a Tory peer</b>and will be walked into the House of Lords to by her television co-star Alan Sugar, emerging as …