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30 Books You Should Read at Least Once in Your Lifetime

There’s nothing quite as satisfying as settling down with an exhilarating new read on a rare day off. But while we’re always on the hunt for brand new books to binge-read, there are certain literary staples that every bibliophile should read at least *once* in their lifetime — plus, it doesn’t hurt …

22 Lobster Recipes You Really Can (And Should) Make At Home

Because you deserve it.<p>The hardest part about making lobster at home is the price. But if you should happen to come across some tails on sale ― and that does happen more often than you might think ― seize them. Because this shellfish can easily be turned into a delicious meal that, yes, even you …

16 Essential Spots for Boiled Crawfish

Narrowing a list of crawfish spots in and around the Crescent City to under two dozen is a nearly impossible task. There are tons of places and many, many of them are excellent. This group, listed by neighborhood rather than ranking, represents one little handful of Eater’s favorites right now.<p>The …

New Orleans

The 7 Most Breathtaking Overwater Villas in the World

Let’s face it, we all have (or want) to have experiences with our friends that are the epitome of #squadgoals. One of the best ways to go about …

Speedboat

London's most unusual brunches

Fancy quinoa waffles, bacon naan or unlimited milkshakes for breakfast? We reveal London's quirkiest - and best - brunch spots. Come hungry...<p>Whether you're tucking into towers of pancakes, lashings of Hollandaise sauce or trusty fry-up, there’s nothing a good brunch can’t solve. If you’re bored of …

Best hotels in Sicily

Ortigia, Sicily, Italy<p>9 Telegraph expert rating<p>Occupying two 19th-century palazzi with evocatively faded pastel façades set on the romantic Lung...<p>Taormina, Sicily, Italy<p>9 Telegraph expert rating<p>Set among subtropical gardens on its own private stretch of beach on the Bay of Mazzarò, this …

Sicily: readers' tips, recommendations and travel advice

<b>This week’s winning review</b><p><b>Out of Catania</b><p>For a Sicilian experience outside the mainstream, try what we did. Fly to Catania airport, where the chained doors of the old terminal next to the shiny new one will give you a flavour of this side of the island.<p>Stay at the magnificently named Paradiso dell’ …

Garlicky Shrimp Dip

Directions<p>Preheat oven to 350º. In a large skillet over medium heat, heat olive oil. Add shrimp and garlic and season with salt and pepper. Cook …

Organic Cotton Spa Towels

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5 Best Fish Markets in Asia Pacific – Tsukiji Market Isn’t The Only One Around

Seafood is a perennial favourite, and we have this thing for fish markets. It has become a norm that we would check out the fish markets whenever we …

The Greatest Science Books of 2016

From the sound of spacetime to time travel to the microbiome, by way of polar bears, dogs, and trees.<p>I have long believed that E.B. White’s abiding wisdom on children’s books — <i>“Anyone who writes down to children is simply wasting his time. You have to write up, not down.”</i> — is equally true of …

Exploring the Small Cyclades

The Greek islands have long been one of Europe’s favourite holiday destinations, and it’s not hard to see why. But what if you’ve ticked off the heavy-hitters? You’ve partied on Mykonos, watched Santorini sunsets, and now you’re looking for something unique?<p>We’ll let you in on a secret: the Small …

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Secret seaside: 17 unspoiled European islands

Rarest Beaches in the World

In today’s interconnected world, it can sometimes be hard to find unique and scenic places. This especially pertains to something as rare as the …

17 of the best under-the-radar islands in Europe

Even if you haven't done much traveling in Europe, though, these breathtaking islands are well worth the detour.<p>They boast laid-back cultures, quiet charm, and an unspoiled nature that simply cannot be matched by the European mainland.<p>So pack your best camera, and get ready for an adventure.

The World’s Most Colorful Cities

It’s easy to spot the Venetian Island of Burano from the sea. The jewel-colored homes act like a beacon, which is what they were intended to be. …

10 Exotic Beach Resorts You Probably Haven't Heard Of

Go off the tourist trail and sun yourself on the sands loved by the locals.<p>Greece and Spain might be home to some glorious coastlines but if it’s …

Costa Rica

Top 10 experiences on the Athenian Riviera

On the southern edge of the Greek capital lies the alluring Apollo Coast, also known as the Athenian Riviera. Still defined as greater Athens, its palm tree–lined esplanades and idyllic beaches dominate a unique slice of Mediterranean coastline – urban shore brimming with laid-back elegance, a …

Athens

The Omelet Recipes You'll Want To Eat For Every Meal

It's time to give eggs Benedict a rest.<p>There are many great ways to make eggs, but none quite as filling or satisfying as the omelet. Sure, scrambled eggs are easy. And poached eggs are tender. But the omelet is hearty, plays well with other ingredients, and is a perfect choice for breakfast, lunch …

My 2016/2017 Travel Bucket List

We've survived the 4th trimester of baby numero dos and the travel bug is officially back. I'm a big believer in traveling with children and I'm …

Building a Food Market? Make It Like Milan’s Mercato Metropolitano

For 2015’s World Expo (a.k.a. World’s Fair) in Milan this year, more than 130 countries have space in pavilions—huge, free-standing structures by brilliant architects and designers where already, millions of people have gathered to eat and learn about food.<p>As with any city hosting a huge event like …

40 of the world's best cruise holidays

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Why You Need To Enjoy Copenhagen’s Delicious Food Market on Paper Island

Over the last few years, there’s been a huge revival in the amazing cuisine within Copenhagen – especially with the number one restaurant Noma and …

Food Halls Around the World for Tourists and Locals Alike

New York is enjoying a renaissance of food halls, vast spaces where you can get meals to go, buy specialty groceries, or sit down at places that are …

Sicily Beaches

kubais | Shutterstock<p>For those wondering where are the best beaches in Sicily, even in the tourist resorts you’ll find a good range of facilities and …

Eating the Arab Roots of Sicilian Cuisine

Adam Leith Gollner on the sun-drenched island’s agrodolce flavors<p>Seen from the sky—which is to say, observed on the in-flight video map during our …

Eat: Sicily

When my plane touches down at Catania Airport, on Sicily’s kiln-hot east coast, I don’t see Mount Etna at first. Despite its Alpine altitude …