Jens Sandberg

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Romantic London: where to take your date at any time of day

Paris might hold the crown of most romantic city in the popular imagination, but London isn't short of sensational spots for a smooch at any time of the day.<p>Hellbent on a romance during your time in London? This advice will help you forgo a predictable date night in favour of a more amorous …

Secret sights in the city: the hidden attractions you didn't know about

Paris<p>New York<p>Amsterdam<p>Edinburgh<p>Rio de Janeiro<p>Florence<p>Hong Kong<p>Tokyo<p>Bangkok

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

2013's Most Popular Songs In Epic One Video

Now even if you're not an avid fan of the music of Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift or Justin Bieber you have to appreciate the incredible editing skills on …

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these 25 …

Literature

Gift Wrapping Guide: Free Printable Tags and Labels For Your Homemade Gifts

Earlier this week we showed you some fun and free printable tags for your holiday presents. Here are 10 more — designed especially for your homemade …

Homemade

Meet Flint: An Adorable Pomeranian That Will Melt Your Heart

As far as pet photography goes, it doesn't get much cuter than this. Flint is a happy-go-lucky Pomeranian that's just as sweet and good-natured as he first appears. As his owner Robin Yu tells us, “I don't think I've ever seen him grumpy. You can wake him up from sleeping and he's still his …

Cute

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013, Part II

Time is running out to enter this year's National Geographic photo contest, the deadline for submissions is Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The overall …

13 Wholesome Recipes for the Mid-Holiday Detox

Give yourself a pat on the back. You've made in through Thanksgiving, the ultimate food-centric holiday, with hopefully minimal cooking disasters, quibbles about politics, and general family drama. But now you've got a new problem: it's called a food hangover, and it's mental as well as physical. …

Mince pie recipes with a twist from London's top bakeries

This year saw hybrid pastries like the Cronut, Duffin and Townie become all the rage. Here, top London bakeries share their recipes for reinvented mince pies<p>The mince pie is a crucial component of the British Christmas – as traditional as the Queen's Speech, naff festive jumpers and a family …

Maxim

Microsoft Co-founder and Billionaire Paul Allen's New $27M Home

• 1 |<p>The obligatory poolside patio stretches out from the house, with as much sun lounging room as any self respecting hotel provides to its sun …

Happy Hour: The Best Mixed Drinks in America

His And Hers Bachelor Apartments That Reinvent The Traditional Concept

Bachelor pads have a general image that doesn’t really describe them accurately. They’re not just spaces with a TV, a couch and nothing else, with …

Cocktail of the week: Clove Kiss gin and tonic

The event designer Fiona Leahy adds a festive blood orange and clove twist to a classic gin and tonic recipe<p>Fiona Leahy is one of 10 designers, chefs and artists giving their take on Bombay Sapphire's classic gin and tonic as part of The Ultimate Gin & Tonic Project, a new website celebrating gin …

Fascinating Cave Photography

Caves are fantastic, mysterious places... maybe as mysterious as the depths of the oceans, full weird creatures and breathtaking landscapes. These …

Nature

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OK I admit I’m choosy and hard to please. I’ve been stalking leftovers. You know … those listings that are not quite right, have bad photos or you …

The Ultimate Travel Destination

I’ve been transcribing two boxes of travel journals I keep stashed under my desk. I’m far from finished (deciphering bus-bounced scrawl on coffee-stained pages takes time), but a clear pattern has emerged. Wherever I was making my entry – geographically or mentally – one key part of the journey …

French businessman heads to desert island to become first 'Web Robinson'

Have computer – and internet connection – work anywhere. So goes the cost-cutting corporate human resources mantra.<p>Even on an uninhabited coral island in the middle of nowhere?<p>To the dismay, perhaps, of office workers everywhere, Frenchman Gauthier Toulemonde has returned to civilisation to report …

Aww-Worthy Photos of Tiny Animals on Fingers

<i>Tiny Animals on Fingers</i> is a Flickr set curated by Specklet that delivers exactly what you'd expect–adorable pint-sized creatures resting on mere fingertips. While the diverse breeds of species differ in proportions and physical appearance, they share their tiny stature. These little guys featured …

Animals

25 Cozy And Welcoming Chalet Bedrooms Ideas

Chalets are perfect getaway destinations for winter and for the cold season in general. They have something unique, something that makes them …

Key lime pie pots recipe

Key lime pie is an American classic and these pots are sweet and easy to make<p>SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>160g/5½oz stem ginger biscuits, or ginger nuts<br>• 600ml/20½fl oz double cream<br>• 150g/5oz sugar<br>• Zest and juice of 1 lemon<br>• Zest and juice of 3 limes<p><b>Candied peel</b><p>1 lime, very finely sliced into rounds, seeds …

Richard Bertinet's recipe for apricot and oat cake

Richard Bertinet, owner of The Bertinet Kitchen in Bath, shares one of his favourite recipes - a delicious oat-topped apricot loaf<p>When <b>Richard Bertinet</b> was a boy in Vannes, Brittany, his daily task was to fetch the bread from the local boulangerie. "In France we buy bread every day, and in our …

Claire Kelsey's recipe for blackberry and star-anise sorbet

Claire Kelsey sells marmalade gelato and absinthe ice cream from her van in Manchester. Here, she shares a seasonal favourite – spiced blackberry sorbet<p>Until she started her ice-cream business in 2009, selling it at festivals and around her home city of Manchester from a van called <b>Ginger's Comfort</b> …

39 Thanksgiving Potato Recipes: Mashed, Baked & More

Mashed, roasted, or baked into a cheesy gratin—one of these 37 recipes for the potato is sure to grace your holiday table.<p><b>One of these easy, homey potato recipes</b> is sure to earn a permanent spot on your holiday table.

Thanksgiving Breads

Baking

Wine Review: The Wine Society

And now, the perfect Christmas present for oenophiles. (Clue: it’s not a corkscrew.)<p>Any bright ideas for a vinous Christmas present to give the wine-lover in your life (or yourself) this year? Port or champagne will be most welcome, I’m sure, but hardly imaginative or long-lasting. You could splash …

British Curry Awards: the five best curry recipes

Tonight the annual British Curry Awards, or "Curry Oscars", take place in London. Celebrate by cooking one of the five top curry recipes by Telegraph chefs and writers<p><b>Simple Goan fish curry recipe</b><p>Our food writer Diana Henry has adapted many of her curry recipes to suit those occasions when “I have …

Royal Institution Bar + Kitchen, London, restaurant review

The Royal Institution's latest restaurant offering is predictably mediocre, but a fitting place to visit for the 50th anniverary of Doctor Who<p>Aptly enough on this day of days, I find myself transported through time to next Tuesday, when the first letters land with a peevish thud on the editor’s …