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17 Totally Underrated Places To Shop For Clothes Online

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Treehouse hotels: Bed down up in the air from Thailand to Lapland

<b>Keemala, Thailand</b><p>Of all the rooms at Keemala, Phuket's newest resort which opened in December, the seven Tree Pool Houses are the ones to book. These …

This Milk Is Pink and It's Pretty Damn Amazing

Kat Odell is one of the most Southern California people you could ever meet in Manhattan. Her hair is wavy and often beach blond, or some light color like lavender. Her wardrobe would look perfectly <i>de sa place</i> strolling down Venice's Abbot Kinney, and she talks about healthy living year-round the …

The Best Pizza Dough

Active Time<p>N/A<p>Total Time<p>N/A<p>Yield<p>Serves :<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a bowl, combine the yeast, 1/4 cup lukewarm water and 1/4 cup flour in a small bowl. …

Dessert

Readers’ recipe swap: Marmite

Your recipes for this yellow-lidded spread prove that this divisive ingredient adds an umami twist to just about anything...<p>Next theme is festive cocktails. Apply here!<p>See the Guardian home cook of the year be crowned at the Cook Christmas Bazaar!<p>I’m going to go as far as saying that in my 70-odd …

Clementine recipes

Sprightly, vivid and and fragrant, your ideas for clementines added a welcome zing to both sweet and savoury winter recipes.<p>Next time, we’d like to see your ideas with MARMITE. As usual, upload them to GuardianWitness or email us at recipes@theguardian.com by Wednesday 18 November. Winning recipes …

Hand Lettering Artist Colin Tierney

It's hard to find some people that don't love typography, and I'm not different. Today I'm here to showcase the work of Colin Tierney, a guy that …

How a cup of coffee affects your body from the first sip

Britons guzzle 70 million cups of coffee each day but few of us realise the extent to which our morning brew affects our bodies from the first sip. Recent research has revealed that a late night shot slows down our internal body clock and stops us sleeping – but it does a whole lot more than have …

Wellness

‘Doomsday vault’ request: Scientists seek over 100,000 seed samples from Arctic bank for Middle East

A Lebanon-based seed bank formerly located in war-torn Syria has requested 116,000 crop samples from an international “doomsday vault” in Svalbard to …

Lost cities: where to pretend you are Indiana Jones

Unearthing lost cities used to be the preserve of machete-wielding, Indiana Jones types, but advances in technology lie behind the most recent discoveries rather any derring-do in the jungle.<p>One of the most groundbreaking recent finds lay hidden in Honduras’ near-impenetrable La Moskitia rainforest …

A New Reason to Love Quilts Again

RED & WHITE QUILTS: Infinite Variety: Presented by The American Folk Art<p>Photo: © RED & WHITE QUILTS: Infinite Variety, presented by the American Folk Art Museum, Skira Rizzoli, 2015<p>These days, quilting is most often associated with olden times. A patchwork quilt for your bedspread—or wall—is not …

Quilting

The 10 best parks

From steamy Sao Paolo to breezy Buffalo – via Birkenhead on Merseyside – here are some of the world’s very best urban green spaces<p>Ibirapuera<b><br>Sao Paulo, 1954</b><p>Sao Paulo is a harsh city, brooding and landlocked, which makes the 221 hectares of Ibirapuera Park all the more essential. It is the work of …

Cosy becomes cool: five great cabins to rent in the UK

Whether its cabins, huts, pods or even yabins (yurt + cabin), small is currently beautiful when it comes to glamping rentals. As the site cabinly.co.uk prepares to launch we pick five little joints where you can try out the downsizing dream<p>Tiny houses are big news. Last weekend Colorado Springs …

Reader Recs: World’s Best Hiking Trails

Eager to spend some time in the great outdoors?<p>We asked our Nat Geo Travel Facebook fans to share their favorite trails, and their responses will have you lacing up your hiking boots before you know it.<p>Don’t believe us? Read on:<p>We kick things off in Badlands National Park with a kid-friendly …

Hiking

Greek island holiday guide: the Argo-Saronic islands and Kythira

These Greek islands south of Athens make a great holiday on their own, or a relaxing extension to a city break. Andrew Bostock picks the best places to eat and stay, and things to do on and off the beach<p>• More Greek island guides: north-east Aegean | the Dodecanese | the Cyclades | Crete | the …

"Dismaland": Banksy's New Art Exhibition on Display in a Macabre, Disney-Inspired Theme Park

It may not be the happiest place on earth, but Banksy‘s new Dismaland Bemusement Park promises to be a thrilling pop-up destination for lovers of art, rides and games, and dark humor. Billed as a “family theme park unsuitable for children” and “a festival of art, amusements and entry-level …

Streetwear

Circular Wave Pools for Research—and Maybe Olympic Surfing

Round tanks enable waves to do things you've never seen before<p>Last year Edinburgh University got a new pool. But it wasn't for the co-eds to take …

The creators of Tingz sugar-free sweets on their dentist-approved creations

Dan Shrimpton and Mike Stevens started out with Peppersmith mints and chewing gum. Next it was time to corner the children's confectionery market with tooth-friendly Tingz<p>Sweets approved by dentists may seem like a baffling concept, but that is what the men behind the sugar-free sweet range Tingz …

Sugar

Ditalini with Chickpeas and Garlic-Rosemary Oil

This pasta sauce is thickened with pureed chickpeas, and it's finished with a fresh garlic-and-rosemary oil, which adds great flavor and an even better aroma.<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium onion, quartered<p>1 medium carrot, peeled, cut into 1-inch pieces<p>1 celery stalk, cut into 1-inch pieces<p>6 garlic cloves, 4 …

Italian Food

Food shopping online turns to unready meals on wheels

The Innovators: an array of firms now deliver boxes of specific ingredients with easy-to-follow recipes for time-poor workers to cook at home<p>There are many secrets in the legal world but possibly few as bizarre as that of Patrick Drake. Bored with his ill-judged career choice to become a lawyer, …

Paris’s hottest new micro-quartier near Gare du Nord

Steps away from where passengers disembark the Eurostar trains from London lies one of the city’s hippest neighbourhoods, full of exciting new restaurants, bars and shops • Guide to Paris Gare du Nord: where to stay, eat and drink<p>Tuesday marked the 20-year anniversary of the Eurostar service, which …