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Artists Anonymous Turn Berloni Gallery Into An Unnerving House

Fitzrovia seems to be the destination of choice for galleries looking to move into the heart of London. The latest gallery to follow this trend is …

5 top tips for China first-timers

Despite the fact that it seems to be in the news almost every day of the week, China - impossibly vast and fascinatingly diverse - remains a travel destination with an unquestionable mystique. As exciting as that sounds, it also makes travelling to China for the first time an incredibly daunting …

How to Pack Mindfully

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I didn’t know what I’d need for my first extended meditation retreat, and I’d never been to the Bay area in winter, so I packed enough for a year in any climate – just to be on the safe side.<p>After paying penance in the form of an overweight-bag fee at the airport, I lugged …

Travel tips: essential gear for camping and hiking

Camping and hiking often go hand in hand. Travellers can get close to nature, keep fit and spot wildlife, with the added bonus of saving some bucks on a trip by enjoying cheap (or free) campsites instead of hostels and motels.<p>Whatever your reasons for hitting the great outdoors, here are some gear …

Ten crazy travel challenges from around the world

Do you take a checklist with you when you travel? These people do, ticking off mountain peaks, places beginning with Z and even Nando's restaurants. We bring you 10 travellers on a mission<p><b>Do you know someone who has travelled the world with a checklist? Let us know in the comments below</b><p>From …

Top travel websites: Road, Rail and Sea

"It's for people who don't want to queue for easyJet at 4am," says Flic Everett, co-founder of RoadRailandSea.co.uk, a site dedicated to overland travel across Europe from the UK. "It's for people who want to enjoy the journey."<p>Everett set up the site with her photographer husband Simon Buckley, …

Reader Q&A: Where are the top horse trekking destinations?

BBC Travel reader Elly Geven is looking to go on a horseback riding holiday with her teenage daughter. Our Facebook fans shared their suggestions.<p>Last week, we asked our Facebook community to advise Elly Geven, who is looking to go on a horse trekking holiday with her teenage daughter. The trip …

Europe's eight best night trains

The midnight thump and clunk of railway carriages being uncoupled and shunted in a station somewhere in central Europe is not in itself romantic. But add in that this is the night train between Paris and Venice, and that you’re tucked up in bed six feet off the floor, and everything’s somehow more …

Family days out for October half-term

London and the south-east<p>The newly revamped <b>London Dungeons</b> is going big on Halloween, with live shows, special effects and an abundance of pumpkins until 9 November (online tickets from £19.60 adult, £14.95 under-16s , thedungeons.com). But when it comes to the chill factor, an evening narrowboat …

Oi! Go To The London Punk Record Fair!

If any type of music can be said to have a connection with London, it's punk. There's little point going over the history of the capital's …

Crystal Palace International Film Festival

The BFI London Film Festival might be over for another year, but the endless, wonderful carnival of local film festivals carries on as ever. From …