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What are the best books series for younger children?

What can a boy who has devoured the Beast Quest series (and is a bit too young for Harry Potter) read next? The <b>Book Doctor</b> prescribes How to Train Your Dragon and Horrible Histories for starters<p>My son is six but a very advanced reader for his age. He’s been a keen book lover since before starting …

These 30 Vegetarian Recipes Are So Good, You Might Rethink Meat

Sarah White<p>Freelance Writer, Editor, Professional Crafter Read full profile<p>Vegetarians just like everyone else, can have problems coming up with a …

If You're Global, You Need This Book

<i>The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business</i> by INSEAD professor Erin Meyer, that is. Whether you're a corporate or traditional diplomat, global traveler, government official, or passionate world citizen, this is the one book you should not miss. Chock-full of …

Spoilt for choice: Vietnam's best beaches

Vietnam might have been late to Southeast Asia’s beach party, but it was well worth the wait. The country boasts more than 3400km of coastline, with infinite stretches of powdery sand, coves, lagoons, impossible boulder formations and tropical islands ringed with yet more beaches. We can help you …

Thailand: curfew lifted at ten beach resorts

There are now ten islands and coastal districts where the nationwide curfew, effective from midnight to 4am each day following a military coup, will not apply.<p>These are Phuket; Ko Samui; Pattaya; Hua Hin district; Cha-am district; Krabi province; Phang Nga province; Hat Yai district; Ko Chang and …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

50 Incredible Travel Destinations to Consider for 2014

Where will you go in 2014? We can't plan your vacations for you, but we can certainly help you narrow your wish list of destinations with our annual Top 50 Travel Destinations list. No, we don't propose that you visit all 50 in a year -- although, hey, that's an admirable goal -- merely that you …

European Travel

What is it like to live in Nepal?

Is this what it’s like to live in Nepal? The streets of Patan offer a look at the two sides to life in Nepal<p>Living in Nepal as a foreigner<p>I usually …

Mountaineering

The perfect trip: Thailand

With some of the world's finest street food, ancient ruined temples amid rainforest and beaches of almost surreal beauty, the Southeast Asian country is a feast for the senses.<p>Cover the entire length of Thailand by car, taxi, plane and longtail boat, beginning in Bangkok, then heading north to the …

16 Creative Design And Décor Ideas For Limited Spaces

Decorating a small space is not easy. You have to find solutions for unexpected and unusual problems and you have to manage to fit all the basics and …

The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

California Institute of Technology takes the No.1 slot again this year in the 10th annual World University Rankings http://bit.ly/1c6fBG4

Billionaires' Tips For New Grads: Advice From Jobs, Oprah, Zuckerberg And More

College students across the country will accept diplomas and step out into the “real world” for the first time this month. Some have jobs, many don’t, but all are hopeful about what lies ahead.<p>As to their first steps beyond the comfort of campus, whose advice should they follow? What lessons should …

Use your loaf: which bread would get your vote? - Telegraph

The world's best places to see autumn colours

The dog days of summer are over. But despite the chill in the air, there’s no need to be downhearted. Autumn is the most spectacular season, a last hurrah before the bitter winds of winter take hold.<p>Pull on your walking boots and head to one of these stunning destinations to witness glorious autumn …