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Top 10 budget restaurants and cafes in central London

Travel,Food and drink,Food & drink,London holidays,United Kingdom holidays,Europe holidays,England holidays,Top 10s<p>Eating out in London doesn't have to leave your wallet empty. Updating his last budget eats guide to central London, Tony Naylor discovers that, particularly in and around Soho, the …

A galloping gourmet's guide to Europe

From Somerset to Sweden, spend a weekend sampling top quality produce and plonk across the continent.<p>1. Feast on gourmet cuisine in Copenhagen<p>A few years ago, the laid-back city of Copenhagen wouldn't have been top of many lists for fine dining. Today, it has more Michelin stars than any other …

Italy

Great quotes | #581

Here’s a new collection of <b>great quotes</b> by some of the most inspirational men and women that ever walked this earth. If you do like them and find them …

Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or …

Revamped: 10 neighbourhoods that have had incredible makeovers

Some neighbourhoods are effortlessly charming while others bring new meaning to the phrase 'beauty is in the eye of the beholder'. From gritty to glossy, these 10 neighbourhoods around the world have been completely revamped into coveted places to live, work and play.<p><b>Prenzlauer Berg in Berlin,</b> …

The Secret to Learning Anything: Albert Einstein’s Advice to His Son

Here comes a fine addition to history’s greatest letters of fatherly advice from none other than <b>Albert Einstein</b> (March 14, 1879–April 18 1955) — brilliant physicist, proponent of peace, debater of science and spirituality, champion of kindness — who was no stranger to dispensing epistolary …

Why Strategic Creativity Is The Most Successful Branding Tool

Former SVA Branding alumni shares why being honest with yourself is the key to brand storytelling.<p>Branding has become an integral part of the …

How to Be a Better Quitter (Yes, Quitting Is OK Sometimes)

Determination is great, but sometimes the smart move is to cut your losses. How can you learn when to bow out if quitting really isn't your style?<p>In the world of startups failure is cool. Quitting is not.<p>Fail fast may be the mantra of entrepreneurs, but the same determined young founder will be …

Entrepreneurship

Musical Chairs (Choosing the Right Seat)

One of the most complex social situations you will encounter is the 45 seconds that elapse while deciding where to sit for dinner at a restaurant. …

Loneliness

25 Wise, Philosophical Quotes From Disney Movies

By Christopher Hudspeth,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/12iS9fN<p>The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all. <b>The</b> …

How To Read Way More Books (And, Thus, Know Way More Stuff)

Humanity has learned a lot of stuff. Most of it is in books. So we should read more of them. Here’s how.<p>While many problems are new to 2013–what, exactly, is twerking?–most are quite old, like having a meaningful career or being able to do your best work. So if we want to be able to address our …

Why The Perfect Nap Makes For The Perfect Workday

It could be for 20 minutes, 60 minutes, or even 90 minutes: a bespoke nap creates a tailored workday.<p>If you happen upon the offices of Buffer in San Francisco on a given afternoon looking for Leo Widrich, you’d better choose a time other than 3 p.m. Why? Because the cofounder and CMO is probably …

Productivity

5 Lies Every Twentysomething Needs to Stop Believing

Like, right now.Sarah had been told all her life she could do anything she wanted, that success was right around the corner. But now, stuck in a …

Success

What Is Creativity? Cultural Icons on What Ideation Is and How It Works

“Creativity” is one of those grab-bag terms, like “happiness” and “love,” that can mean so many things it runs the risk of meaning nothing at all. And yet some of history’s greatest minds have attempted to capture, explain, describe, itemize, and dissect the nature of creativity. After similar …

How to Be More Productive and Creative at Work? Play More

I'm a player: I love to play, in all aspects of my life, and especially within my work as a creative. I see much of my work as play, rather than …

The Fatal Human Flaw That Keeps Us From An Economy Based On Happiness

But what if a country like Costa Rica (number six on this list of the world’s happiest countries) suddenly got competitive and wanted to raise its …

Happiness

Swiss Miss Creates Database Of Creative Lectures To Rival TED Talks

Tina Roth Eisenberg – the mind behind Swissmiss – wanted to create an ongoing and accessible event for the creative community in New York, and thus …

The Difference Between An Introvert And A Self-Conscious, Unconfident Extrovert

By Christopher Hudspeth,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/17G0cbX<p>We don’t hesitate to diagnose and throw labels around these days. You make sure your …

A Quick Exercise To Generate 9 New Growth Ideas

Common sense usually leads to average outcomes. Here’s how to get to uncommonly good thoughts.<p>It’s 1:54 a.m. I should be asleep. But two distractions are keeping me going. First, my house is dead silent, a state it rarely achieves with three young kids. Second, I returned home from a strategy …

How to Stay Focused: Train Your Brain

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you have a lot on your plate. Staying focused can be tough with a constant stream of employees, clients, emails, and phone calls demanding your attention. Amid the noise, understanding your brain’s limitations and …

Time Management

The World's 10 Most Mesmerizing Views

From the freedom of wide open spaces to glittering of big city lights, our world is filled with thousands of breathtaking panoramas just waiting to be enjoyed. With the variety of natural wonders and stunning cities throughout the world, finding the best views can be somewhat of a daunting task. …

Hong Kong

A guide to the eateries of Turkey

<i>A guide to the various types of eating places you'll find in Turkey.</i><p>One of the joys of eating out in Turkey is that there’s no need to order your whole meal at once. It’s perfectly acceptable to order one or two small dishes, see how you go, and order more later if you’re still hungry or tempted. …

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25 Great Tips For Planning Your Trip From Top Travel Bloggers

Travel bloggers are, by their nature, a globetrotting bunch. Along the way from Cairo to Copenhagen, or Dubai to Denver, they’ve learned some great …

Travel Deals

Ten new things to do on holiday in the Lake District

Drive yourself wild<p>You might think the Lakes are about peace and quiet, but a new 4x4 adventure company, Kankku, has other ideas, offering off-roading trips on tricky terrain in the backwaters of the Lakes, as half- and full-day sessions. You take the wheel armed with a rally-style list of …

The best budget hotels in Rome

An expert guide to the best cheap hotels in Rome, including the top affordable places to stay for boutique bedrooms, rooftop terraces, palazzo architecture and a romantic ambience, in locations near to the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and St Peter's Basilica.<p><i>All prices cited are starting rates for</i> …

A Berlin Cool Girl Tells Us About the City's Best Music and Nightlife - PAPER

<i>Each week in our new column, "No Sleep Til...," we'll be talking to cool kids around the globe, asking them to fill us in about the bands, DJs, music venues and night spots they and their friends are obsessing over. Next time you visit their home city, leave your Fodor's and Lonely Planet guides</i> …

Luminous Letters

I was intrigued by these delicate, flowing characters, some of which look like suspended underwater organisms. They were created by the mysterious ‘Abi’ of Cambridge, NY (no further profile listed or found).<p>This sort of lettering seems to go hand-in-hand with mystery. Last year Stephen Coles mused on the origins of this graceful mark. It was later identified as the Fin International logo by a helpful Type Worship reader.

Proms 2013: Vivaldi – The Four Seasons, review

Nigel Kennedy and members of Palestinian Strings turned Vivaldi’s Four Seasons into a groovy magical mystery tour, says Ivan Hewett.<p>With a <b>Prom</b> entitled Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, you think you know what you’re in for. Not this one. Mingled in with Vivaldi’s original were moments of discreetly louche</b> …