Louise Barlow

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How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

Breakfast

The best escorted tours

Confused by the vast array of escorted tours on offer? We have hand-picked the best itineraries – from opera in Italy and fine food in Spain to coastal rambles in Crete and sailing in Sardinia – offered by the leading cultural specialists and tour operators. We have organised trips by theme, so you …

Travel

Scotland: a cruise through the Inner Hebrides

There’s something a little but incongruous about tucking into eggs benedict as you sail past Adnamurchan Point, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands. This solitary lump of rock, with its famous lighthouse, is – for me – a site of dark, mid-morning ruminations about wintry storms, lost …

Scotland

New York apartment rental holiday: the Big Apple for less

It’s Saturday morning and I’m up among the rooftop water tanks drinking coffee in the late-October sunshine. Alfresco, in my pyjamas, my heart sings. I could have chosen a former sugar warehouse on Manhattan with views of the Hudson, or a chic Chelsea condo, but edgy, gritty Brooklyn, just one …

Rome's best cheap restaurants

These recommendations, and many more, can be found in the <b>free Telegraph Travel Guides app</b>. The app features expert guides to destinations including Paris, <b>Rome</b>, New York and Amsterdam, with Edinburgh, Barcelona and Venice among those to be added in the coming weeks.<p><b>Fatamorgana</b><p>With flavours like …

Top 10 extraordinary places to stay in 2014

Think back to where you stayed on your last trip. Was it simply a place to rest your head, or did it immerse you in local colour, surround you by wildlife and fire your imagination? We asked Lonely Planet’s authors and editors to nominate the most extraordinary hotels and hostels around the world. …