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24 hours in Santorini

Nico Manessis plans out the perfect way to spend 24 hours in Santorini...<p>24 hours in Santorini<p>Morning<p>After breakfast, visit the Pompeii of the …

The Secret Santorini Beach You Need To Visit - The Wandering Lens - Travel Photography Guides

Beneath the rocky cliffs of Oia on Santorini there’s a little gem hiding along the shores of the sparkling caldera waters.<p>It’s a bit adventurous, …

European Travel

Revive Your Old Laptop Without Spending a Dime

A whole new life awaits your old laptop with Neverware’s CloudReady Chrome-based software<p>Lenovo ThinkPad T400, beloved laptop, was laid to rest after its slowing hard drive and spinning hourglass became too much to bear. Born in 2008, in its youth it overcame Windows Vista and went on to a …

Laptops

Be Savvy About When You Fly In UK

Our airports are getting busier and busier and so are our roads – this can make your journey to the airport a bit like running the gauntlet when you …

Readers’ travel tips: holidays in France’s Jura region

<b>Winning tip: A perfect lazy day in the Jura</b><p>Louis Pasteur’s home town of Arbois is delightful. The Closerie les Capucines is a stylish chambre d’hotes in a 17th-century convent with a garden running down to the Cuisance river. Thirty minutes’ drive south, through the gently hilly Revermont …

Greek island holiday guide: the north-east Aegean

Photograph: Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Calm waters … Lesbos.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/21/1437498261392/a1514dc1-8548-4ba0-9ee7-e488e21be3a1-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Calm waters … …

The 30 Best (New) Cheap Eats in New York

In a year when the biggest news in downscale dining was the Shake Shack IPO, and when every other start-up aims to be “the next Chipotle,” you might …

Top 10 budget restaurants and lunch spots in Florence, Italy

Florence,Food and drink,Restaurants,Italy,Top 10s,Budget travel,Travel,Italian food and drink,Food & drink,Food festivals,City breaks,Short breaks,Weekend breaks<p>Florence’s food scene is being celebrated at its annual <b>Taste</b> gastro-fest from 7-9 March but year-round the best of the city’s restaurants …

How to holiday on Italy's Amalfi coast – on a budget

You don’t have to be loaded to enjoy this stylish coast, especially now that the summer crowds have gone. Nicky Swallow selects 10 stops that offer dizzying views, but down-to-earth places to stay and eat<p>One of Europe’s most desirable and romantic destinations, the Amalfi coast has been seducing …

Volunteering in Italy: washing up and witch burning

The village of Piazzaga has a permanent population of two – a taciturn couple who, while I am there, only come out for the witch-burning. Perched on a precipitous hillside 700m above Lake Como and accessible only by jeep or on foot, the village becomes virtually uninhabitable in winter. But in …

HugeDomains.com - ThriftyDrifters.com is for sale (Thrifty Drifters)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of its …

Nigel Slater: five ways to use your loaf

A bag of flour, a packet or two of dried yeast, salt and some warm water and you could make a couple of loaves. But you could also make one loaf and some pizza, a herb-freckled, olive oil-drenched focaccia or even some sweet, sticky cinnamon-scented buns. Batch baking means we can have a treat for …

In Which They Leave Out What Is Tacit

The Place That Forgets You<p>by JOSH MILBERG<p>Moving to New York in winter makes for bad timing but allowing this ongoing fantasy first impressions in …

Work Makes Works

Lost Cat: An Illustrated Meditation on Love, Loss, and What It Means To Be Human

<i>“Dogs are not about something else. Dogs are about dogs,”</i> Malcolm Gladwell indignated in the introduction to <i>The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs</i>. Though hailed as memetic rulers of the internet, cats too have enjoyed an admirable run as creative devices and literary muses in Joyce’s children’s books, T. …

The Transition Between Wanting Change and Making it Real

“Forget yesterday – it has already forgotten you. Don’t sweat tomorrow – you haven’t even met. Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly …

Positive Thinking

William James on the Psychology of Habit

<i>“We are what we repeatedly do,”</i> Aristotle famously proclaimed. <i>“Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”</i> Perhaps most fascinating in Michael Lewis’s altogether fantastic recent <i>Vanity Fair</i> profile of Barack Obama is, indeed, the President’s relationship with habit — particularly his …

Art updates -Trusting my struggle

Its been a sunny day in Manchester today there’s currently a heavy fog over the city because of a big fire in Stockport. I’ve been thinking a lot …

How to Find Your Purpose and Do What You Love

<i>“Find something more important than you are,”</i> philosopher Dan Dennett once said in discussing the secret of happiness, <i>“and dedicate your life to it.”</i> But how, exactly, do we find that? Surely, it isn’t by luck. I myself am a firm believer in the power of curiosity and choice as the engine of …

The 30-Minute Strategy For Creating A Successful Path To Your Goals

How the wisdom of hip-hop star Drake helped focus the author’s mind and illuminate an important idea: Great strategies are stories told backward.<p>I’m on a flight to Florida after five hours of sleep, and I should be drafting a strategic vision statement for a client I worked with yesterday.<p>But …

Island-hopping: Greece's Small Cyclades

I had two reasons for coming to Greece – if it makes sense to need reasons to take a late spring break in the sunny and little-visited Small …

Travel tips: France on a bike, and great holiday bargains nearer to home

Take me there: Velo Scenic, France<p>Complete your own Tour de France this summer, without the hills and the hype, on a new cycle route from Paris to …

Top 10 'secret' beaches in Wales

Presipe, near Tenby, Pembrokeshire<p>Presipe, about 20 minutes' walk from Manorbier, is a true gem. Huge crags of fossil-rich red rock jut forth towards …

UK beaches: where to go for a seaside escape during the heatwave

Today it will be mostly ... blazing sunshine. As the UK continues to sizzle, more and more Brits are heading to the coast. New data released today …

The best quiet beaches in the UK: experts share their secrets

Not everyone was glued to the tennis on July 7. As Britain basked in glorious sunshine, thousands of us missed out on Andy Murray becoming the first …

Color and Pattern...Come On In

Turkish Ottoman from a favorite local shop called Woven Treasures on 23rd and South<p>Spray painted this odd piece Alex got in college that was ugly …

Sunday Pick: John Bokor

John Bokor's still life is among work that I can continue to look at and find new things to see and learn from as good painting does. He uses …

loverofbeauty: Oh Olive!

I can never come up with what to say so here are some words that I love from Leonard Cohen:ring the bells that still can ringforget your perfect …

Stealers Wheel Tries to Get Unstuck

[Purchase]<p>Gerry Rafferty had already left Stealers Wheel when "Stuck in the Middle of You" become one of 1973's surprise hits, peaking at #6 in the …