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The 100 best cheap eats in London

London might well be the world’s greatest food city (that’s right, we’ve gone there) but with spiraling living costs putting the brakes on the …

Scotland’s gin trail serves up a great tourism tonic

Take note whisky: gin in Scotland is back, and with a blossoming of craft producers and berry-happy bars, there’s even a trail of distilleries to explore, from Glasgow and Edinburgh to Shetland<p>British gin is synonymous with London. However, in recent years, more than two-thirds of the UK’s total …

Bucharest city guide: what to see plus the best bars, hotels and restaurants

Though much of Romania’s capital was bulldozed by the communists, the old town survived and is abuzz with bars, cafes and restaurants<p>It’s fair to say that Bucharest is unlikely to win any awards for beauty or style, yet the Romanian capital surprises many first-time visitors with its cosmopolitan …

European Travel

Sunny autumn beach breaks in southern Europe

Europe holidays,Late offers,Italy holidays,Spain holidays,Andalucia holidays,Greece holidays,Balearic Islands holidays,Malta holidays,Travel<p>Summer hasn’t yet departed in southern Europe – but the crowds and high prices are gone. For an autumn beach break under blue skies, our writers visit Spain, …

Great European city breaks you've probably never thought of

These small cities may not pack the cultural punch of Europe’s grande dames – and that’s the point of going. All are full of local colour but also served by budget airlines. Perfect for a weekend break<p>The Montenegrin coast feels very different from neighbouring Croatia: it’s more Russian-influenced …

Eric Lanlard's chocolate and raspberry tart

SERVES<p>6<p>PREPARATION TIME<p>25 minutes, plus chilling and cooling<p>COOKING TIME<p>25 minutes<p>INGREDIENTS<p>175g plain flour, plus extrafor dusting<br>• 50g cocoa powder<br>• 50g golden icing sugar<br>• 150g unsalted butter, cubed, plus extra for greasing<br>• 3 egg yolks<br>• 1 tsp vanilla extract<br>• 500g raspberries<p><b>For the ganache</b><p>200g dark …

5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Went To Morocco

Following a recent journey around Morocco, Wanderlust's Graeme Green shares his 5 things to know before you go...<p><b>1: Start early to avoid the …

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 …

18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

10 of the best alternative city tours in Europe

See a different side of Europe’s major cities on these innovative walking tours that revel in art, history, food, drink – and even financial mismanagement<p>Instagram has fuelled our lust for instant travel photos, but this tour draws on actual cameras, arming walkers with a vintage Polaroid camera …

Europe

Little Venice

Little Venice, with its beautiful canals and waterways, can be found just to the north of Paddington. Positioned where the Grand Union and Regent’s …

Called to the bars: a negroni tour of London

A new London drinks tour focusing on the gin-vermouth-Campari magic that is the negroni takes in clubs, hotels and speakeasies across the city<p>“I don’t really know what a negroni is,” confessed my companion who I’d roped in to accompanying me on London’s first negroni-themed tour. Our collective …

The I-1 Instant Camera is Basically the New Polaroid

Instant photography fans, start saving your pennies: in just a few months, you'll be able to get your hands on the new I-1 camera, a.k.a. the Polaroid of the future.<p>Oskar Smolokowski, CEO of the Impossible Project (a company that manufactures materials for instant photography), recently unveiled …

Visiting London for the first time

If you're visiting London for the first time, here are some top tips to make your first trip safe, easy and, most of all, fun! Start here for …

The 50 best beaches in the world

South America holidays,Africa holidays,United States holidays,Travel,Europe holidays,Australia holidays,Beach holidays,Asia<p>Whether you’re seeking solitude or a party, shallow waters or pounding surf, find the perfect beach in our pick of 50, from Greece to the Galapagos, the Highlands to Hawaii

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Top shopping hidden gems in London

1. Camden Passage, Islington<p>The cobblestone laneway of Camden Passage that runs parallel to Islington's Upper Street is a treasure trove of market …

From Kim Jong-un to Kim Kardashian – the world's most powerful millennials

From Kim Kardashian to Kim Jong-un, we look at some of the biggest movers and shakers aged 20-35<p>For some, millennials are the cursed generation who would prefer to concentrate on taking 2,000 selfies a year than anything else.<p>For others, including many millennials themselves, they are the …

Kim Jong-un

Welcome to the land that no country wants | Jack Shenker

In 2014, an American dad claimed a tiny parcel of African land to make his daughter a princess. But Jack Shenker had got there first – and learned that states and borders are volatile and delicate things<p>Bir Tawil is the last truly unclaimed land on earth: a tiny sliver of Africa ruled by no state, …

Quirky bars in London

When darkness falls across the city, find yourself a quirky basement bar, secret bar or themed bar in London.<p>First Aid Box<p>A post shared by ANNA …

The Breakfast Club

21 Incredibly Gorgeous Wedding DIYs That You Can Actually Do

Your dream wedding is in your hands.

Peaceful places you won't believe are in London

From ornate temples to hidden gardens, wander off the beaten path, get your camera ready and explore peaceful places you wouldn't believe are in …

12 sun-soaked European music festivals to discover in 2016

LONDON — From Spain's legendary Benicassim festival to the massive pile-up of bands that constitutes Rock Werchter in Belgium, there's an almost …

Recipes for spiced chicken and chapatis from Pakistan | Cook residency

Childhood holidays in Pakistan’s north recall fertile valleys of lush produce, where the Silk Road gave rise to diverse yet uncomplicated dishes, like this whole spiced chicken and herbed cottage cheese chapatis ...<p>It’s a question I don’t shy away from, but the answer is never straightforward. What …

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Where to go on holiday in 2016

Photograph: Philippe Caumes<p>‘Guggenheim of wine’ … La Cité du Vin Museum.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/e31d56da9ee96fc73d0332774aafe11a165431c3/559_348_3357_2013/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>Collins …

‘Friends’ Cast Reunites to Reveal Rituals, Favorite Scenes on ‘Must See TV: An All-Star Tribute to James Burrows’

Can we <i>be</i> any more excited? The cast of <i>Friends,</i> not to mention stars of some of the most popular sitcoms in television history, reunited for <i>Must See</i> …

Weirdest things to see in London

An over-stuffed walrus and a merman<p>A post shared by Dawn Groundsell (@dgroundsell) on Apr 11, 2018 at 2:13am PDT<p>Marvel at a bloated walrus at …

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Five of the world’s best wild beaches

For those who find loungers loathsome and beach bars boring, these spots offer only waves, wind, wilderness and beauty<p>You could almost pick any beach off the ocean side of Vancouver Island, but Chesterman has the edge. It’s the kind of place where you might see kids pedalling along barefoot with a …

Canoeing