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How the Royal Family Travels: Six Surprising Facts

This is what it takes to pull off William and Kate's royal tour through Canada<p>For most of us, preparing for a trip involves packing, downloading new Kindle books, and making sure we know where our passports are. But if you’re royalty, kick that prep level up about 10 notches. Prince William and …

Building Better Knees For The NBA

New techniques mean better outcomes for athletes.<p>The stress of repetitive jumping makes NBA players particularly prone to painful, even career-ending cartilage lesions. For decades, microfracture surgery—pricking holes in the knee bone to stimulate tissue regrowth—was the gold-standard repair. But …

Easy Day Trips From Amsterdam

"Is it far?" I asked after my Dutch friend informed me that he'd planned for us to drive from Scheveningen to Hoorn to Amsterdam in one day. "This is …

8 of London’s Most Instagrammable Restaurants

These local eateries are a can’t miss when it comes to finding the backdrop for your next Instagram photo<p>Whether you’re looking for fish and chips or something a bit more refined, the city of London has a restaurant to fit the bill. And if you’d like to enjoy your meal in a beautifully designed …

England

Is this Europe's most underrated museum?

This month sees the coming of the start of the city break season. Time to add some variety to the long run in to Christmas with two or three days in Paris or Rome, or in my case a little while ago, in Milan, where I was reminded of two things. First, what a great city it is for a short break: not …

12 Of The Most Luxurious City Breaks in Europe That You Should Not Miss

There are so many fantastic destinations in Europe that getting away to recharge your batteries has never been easier. We’ve rounded up 12 of the …

Follow the Ultimate Route to Barcelona's Best Modernist Architecture

Sagrada Familia is the ultimate masterpiece of modernist architecture, albeit unfinished. (Photo: Patrick Ward / Alamy)<p>If you’re coming to Barcelona …

48 Hours in Aix-en-Provence: restaurants, hotels and places to visit

<b>TRAVEL ESSENTIALS</b><p><b>Why go now?</b><p>Starting next week, the city of Paul Cézanne and Emile Zola becomes more accessible as Eurostar steps up its direct …

The best of Germany: readers’ travel tips

The country’s natural wonders, combined with cold war history, fairytale castles and great cities make it a prime destination for our readers. Decent beer, too Enter next week’s competition and you could win a £200 hotel voucher<p><b>Winning tip: Idyllic camping in the Black Forest</b><p>Last summer, while …

European Travel

Ten Hidden Hotel Gems in France

(c) Hostellerie la Roseraie<p>Tucked away in all corners in France are delightful inns offering warm hospitality, rural tranquillity and, in many cases, excellent food. Here, The Good Hotel Guide picks ten of its favourite hotels from its collection of hidden gems in France - the kind of hotels that …

France

10 places you should visit in Europe this year, according to Lonely Planet

1/<p>10. Northern Dalmatia in Croatia is ideal for nature lovers, with a breathtaking scenery that includes the Velebit mountain range and many dramatic …

Cannes 2016: Sieranevada Review

Romaniandirector Cristi Puiu has won a lot of festival booty, including the Un Certain Regard prize at Cannes for The Death of Mr Lazarescu back in …

The Cocktail Formula That You Need to Memorize Now

One easy formula, 9 cocktails.<p>There’s a simple structure behind all sours, from margaritas to mojitos. We tapped <b>Audrey Saunders</b> of NYC’s Pegu Club to come up with these ten classics, but consider this just your starting point. Once you memorize the (super-simple) formula, you can use it to mix up …

Juice

We step inside a renovated unit in Mies van der Rohe’s iconic 860-880 Lake Shore Drive in Chicago

To seamlessly merge new contemporary interiors with the older shell of an architecture classic, requires skill and a context-sensitive touch. Found within Mies van der Rohe’s iconic 860-880 Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, this apartment is a prime example of such an approach, overseen by Vladimir …

Meet The Architect Who Is Radically Rethinking How We Age

Matthias Hollwich wants to upend the way we think about getting old, starting with the design of our homes and cities.<p>Matthias Hollwich, the 44-year-old partner of the New York-based architecture firm HWKN, considers himself old. Technically, he’s right.<p>The architect–whose projects with partner …

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