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Seven Books Every MBA Student Needs to Read

The MBA Startup Reading List<p>I consider myself incredibly fortunate to have spent my summer in Palo Alto, California, interning on the data science …

UX Design

The best country house hotels in Britain

The British country house hotel was born in 1949, brought to us in the pink and frilly shape of Sharrow Bay, overlooking Ullswater in the Lake District. Presided over by a splendid couple, Francis Coulson and his partner Brian Sack, it came complete with a gargantuan afternoon tea, and Sack’s …

The prettiest streets in Britain

What could be more appealing than a row of beautiful houses in a picture-perfect setting? Caroline McGhie explores the country’s roads to happiness<p>In the pursuit of wealth, status and privacy, we sometimes forget that some of the prettiest streets in the country are as heart-stopping as our …

Caribou Assembles ‘The Longest Mixtape’ to Thank Fans

Everybody likes a good mixtape, especially if said mix is assembled by a great artist. Good thing then that Caribou — a.k.a. Dan Snaith — has built …

Infographic Tracks the Daily Routines of Famous Creatives

According to the infographic <i>The Daily Routines of Famous Creative People</i>, not all great minds think alike. In fact, they plan their days very differently from one another. Podio, a project management software company, created this chart that visualizes how artists, writers, and musicians went about …

Creativity

The Best Places For Afternoon Tea In London

In the run up to the festive season, what could be better than a spot of afternoon tea? Here's our pick of the top eight in the capital.<p><b>The …

England

The Best Podcasts for Long Car Rides | Men's Health

<b>Comedy</b><p><i>The Morning Stream</i><br>This show took the Podcast Awards People’s Choice and Comedy title in 2013, and it’s perfect if you’re tired of your local morning show covering the same boring topics. Let hosts Scott Johnson and Brian Ibbott start your A.M. commute with a healthy dose of entertainment, …

Where To Eat And Drink During The Notting Hill Carnival

Carnival time is nearly upon us. If dodgy, overpriced jerk chicken and warm cans of Red Stripe aren’t your bag, then you’ll want to read our guide on …

Lower-Body Exercises That Will Melt Belly Fat | Men's Health

Compared with smaller muscles, your leg muscles burn more fat before it can deposit around your organs, explains study author Michio Shimabukuro, M.D., Ph.D.<p>Start melting your middle by adding these three lower-body exercises to your routine today.<p>(If you’re looking for a full-on belly blasting …

The 25 Best Road Trip Songs Ever | Men's Health

<b>1. Beastie Boys, “No Sleep Till Brooklyn”</b><p>So maybe you aren’t actually headed to Brooklyn. No problem. After all, only one of the Beasties—the late Adam “MCA” Yauch—was actually from the Borough of Kings. Just substitute whatever your actual destination is (“No Sleep Till Madison, Wisconsin!”) and …

Watch a 19-Year-Old Kanye West Rap at Fat Beats

Footage of a 19-year-old Kanye West rapping at NYC’s Fat Beats record store has just hit the Internet. It’s easy to forget his origins as at the …

Koufonissia, Greece: Secret Seaside

<i>Where is this beach? Pori beach is on the south coast of Ano Koufonissi with views across the Aegean Sea to the islet of Keros.</i><p><i>Who's it good for? Its appeal spans three generations</i><p><i>What is there to do? Paddle, wade and submerge yourself in the emerald turquoise water.</i><p><i>What makes it special? This is</i> …

Greek Islands travel guide

Expert guide to the Greek Islands<p>An insider's guide to 10 of the most popular Greek Islands, featuring the best hotels, restaurants, things to do and how to travel there and around. By Marc Dubin, Telegraph Travel's Greek Islands expert. Click on the tabs below for guides to Corfu, Crete, …

13 Reasons Why the Cyclades Are Basically Paradise

Paradise isn't on some far-flung, pricey South Pacific island; actually, it's in Europe. Greece, to be precise. The Cyclades islands have an amazing mix of culture, history, and cuisine, and a natural beauty to rival any of the world's exotic island getaways. Using the tips and photos of the minube …

Discover the Island of Mykonos

I fell in love with Greece years before ever having set foot in the country. I still recall the exact moment. I was sitting quietly at home, sipping a glass of crisp white wine. I was watching a movie on TV called <i>Shirley Valentine</i>. In the film, a middle-aged housewife named Shirley travels to …

Italy

Finding the right Greek island

With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold.<p>Best …

European Travel

Greece tops Lonely Planet's 2014 Best in Europe list | CNN Travel

Ten of the best food and drink secrets in Europe

With its momentous history, cutting-edge culture, and breathtaking landscapes, Europe comprises an extraordinary wealth of sights, sounds, peoples and parties. But it’s the endlessly varied cuisine that makes us reach for our passports again and again. Whether you’ve been to Europe once or 100 …

European Travel

5 European Places You Might Have Missed | Underrated travel spots

First-time visitors to Europe usually focus on visiting major cities like Paris, Barcelona and London, which is definitely a good idea since they’re …

European Travel

Top 10 European travel destinations for 2013

Size isn’t everything: Europe is just one quarter the size of Asia, one third the size of Africa, but its pull for travellers is unmatched around the world. If you’re exploring Europe this year – or just dreaming about it – some destinations are bound to come to mind: East London with its shiny …

European Travel

Cavallo, the Mustique of the Med and Europe's best kept secret

New Mediterranean islands are hard to come by these days. Yet here I am on a sequestered patch of sumptuous rock slap bang in the middle of the Med that I’m guessing you’ve never heard of. It’s called Cavallo. Thought as much.<p>Even less likely is that you have been here – unless you’re a yachtie or …

That's amore! Alternatives to Italy's romance hotspots

Romance runs rich through Italy’s veins, with icons of <i>amore</i> to melt the hardest heart. But the most famous sight isn’t always the most swoon-worthy; find the real romance of Italy with a hot date at one of these alternative picks.<p>Verona<p><b>Romance icon:</b> Juliet’s balcony. The dainty stone balcony at the …

Italy

Luxury last minute hotel deals & city breaks - Our monthly top picks

Don't miss 20-50 per cent on your favourite escapes and hotels that have been tried, tested and recommended by our experts. New last minute hotel deals and restaurant offers every month.

Saharun beach, Dugi Otok, Croatia: Secret Seaside

<b>Where is this beach?</b> <i>Saharun beach is close to the northern tip of the Dalmatian island of Dugi Otok, in the Zadar archipelago, Croatia</i><p><b>Who’s it good for?</b> <i>Families</i><p><b>What is there to do?</b> <i>Chill out and, when the sun gets too hot, wade into the turquoise bay</i><p><b>What makes it special?</b> <i>The intensity of the</i> …

A Balkan road trip

The Balkan Peninsula is great for country hopping – and you can explore these hidden gems without emptying your pockets, says Sara Abbasi<p>Budva, Montenegro<p>It's all about sun, sand and James Bond in the Montenegrin resort town of Petrovac, which was used as a filming location for <i>Casino Royale</i>. …

Secret Mediterranean islands where you can escape the crowds

There are more than 200 islands in the Med, yet 90 per cent of tourists stay on just 10 per cent of them. We’ve rounded up six lesser-known isles worth seeking out if you’re looking for a little peace and quiet.<p><b>Pantelleria, Italy</b><p>Boat at sunset by Luca Volpi. CC BY-SA 2.0.<p>Closer to Tunisia than …

European Travel

Get on up to London’s hottest high-altitude club nights – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 2:30 pm, June 6, 2014 in Music & Nightlife<p><b>What could be better than a great party? One on a rooftop, obvs! Here’s a few places for dancing</b> …

Frank’s Café in Peckham is now open for the summer – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:30 pm, June 6, 2014 in Food & Drink<p>South London favourite Frank’s Café re-opens for the summer tonight, in its usual spot atop a car park …