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The Seychelles on a shoestring

This archipelago of 115 glittering islands is known more for its luxury resorts than its shoestring potential. But it is possible to experience The Seychelles’ paradisiacal beaches, laidback local life and extraordinary national parks for a pittance; <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine shows you …

10 weird and wonderful museums in Chicago

Sure, your friends will listen politely as you describe your trip to the Art Institute to see paint on the walls. But you'll stop them mid-yawn when you let loose with stories of visiting the Red Spanking Bench and the world's largest jug collection. Here are 10 beyond-the-norm museums in Chicago …

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Explore every day

Make every day an adventure in 2018<p>Which microadventure is right for you?<p>Everyday Adventures<p>From now until July, we’re flying the flag for microadventures.<p>Microadventures are fun, surprising and imaginative ways to rediscover somewhere familiar, like your hometown, and a great way to explore a new …

The Conspiracy To End Cancer

The hero scientist who defeats cancer will likely never exist.<p>No exalted individual, no victory celebration, no Marie Curie or Jonas Salk, who in …

The Ultimate 10-Minute Jump Rope Workout

Illustration by Shannon Orcutt<p>It’s time to take this playground staple to the big leagues. <b>Jumping rope can burn as many calories as running (and</b> …

5 Healthy Quinoa Recipes from Around the Web

Go against the grain with quinoa, the tiny seed that packs a big nutritional punch. Beloved by vegans, vegetarians, and bodybuilders alike, quinoa is …

The Best Makeup for Your Hair Color

Your prescription for the prettiest makeup shades for your hair, eyes, cheeks, and lips

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The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.<p>1. Standing V Raise<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand and stand …

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Eye Makeup Cheat Sheet

Simple tips and tricks for bright eyes and a come-hither gaze<p><b>Step 1: Primer</b><br>narscosmetics.com.<p><b>Step 2: Shadow</b><br>sca.shiseido.com.<p>sephora.com.<p><b>Step 3: Liner</b><p>bareescentuals.com<p><b>Step 4: Mascara</b><br>lorealparis.com

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No Gear Here

Get a total-body workout, totally sans gear. Do these body-weight moves twice a week, completing the recommended sets and reps with perfect form.<p><b>Pushups are proof positive</b> that gravity makes your body one hell of a workout tool. Which is fan-freakin'-tastic, because getting to the gym--or even …

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6 Quick Fitness Challenges to Test How Fit You Are

How fit are you REALLY? Take these fitness challenges to find out for sure<p>As a <i>Women's Health</i> reader, you obviously care about your health and fitness. But have you ever wondered just <i>how</i> fit you are? Just for fun, test your fitness and see how fit you really are by taking our series of fitness …

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Pictures: Green Walls May Cut Pollution in Cities

Island-hopping in Greece: five must-sees in the Dodecanese

Island-hop your way around the Dodecanese Islands in the southeastern Aegean Sea, from the raw natural wonder of Karpathos to the holy sites of Patmos. In this excerpt from a <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine article, we discover medieval castles, walled cities and exquisite beaches.<p>Karpathos: best …

Why I love the ‘other side of the river’ in Florence

When I was a student in 2005, the <b>‘other side of the river’ or ‘oltrarno’</b> to the locals was considered a scary place for us young <i>Americani</i>. All I knew …

Italian mountain activities: readers' travel tips

Winning tip Cycling and walking, Lunigiana<p>Walk ancient paths, swim in mountain gorges, see behind the closed doors of churches and palazzi … just …

Best Beach Towns in France To Spoil Yourself

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Don't miss out on savings of up to 50 per cent on your favourite escapes and hotels that have been tried, tested and recommended by our experts. New last minute hotel deals and restaurant offers are added every month.

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Escape to the sun: where to go now

<b>Majorca</b><p><b>Average high temperature in April:</b> 19C <b><br>Average hours of sunshine in April:</b> five<p><b>What the experts say</b><p>Annie Bennett, Telegraph Travel’s Majorca expert: “Although the beach holiday season gets going in May and winds down in October, the islands are beautiful in early spring when the almond …

Amsterdam attractions: what to see and do in spring

Popular songs have it that spring’s the time to come tulip-plucking. Here are my recommended events for the season.<p><b>Parks and gardens</b><p><b>Vondelpark</b><p>Amsterdam’s "green lung" is a pleasing profusion of forested patches, formal gardens, abundant shrubberies, open lawns, lakes and ponds. There are …

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5 Things To Do In Bologna Italy

Eat, Pray, Love your way through Italy

More than six million people have read <i>Eat Pray Love</i>, Elizabeth Gilbert's account of her year-long trip through Italy, India and Bali. But seriously, how did she ever make it past eating in Italy?<p>After sampling Rome's gelato, departures require serious discipline – plus maybe some non-refundable …

Rome’s Hottest ‘Hood (Hint: It’s Not Vatican City)

Two millennia ago, gladiators, prostitutes, and politicians—Julius Caesar, for one—rubbed shoulders in <b>Monti, Rome,</b> a red-light district adjacent to the Forum and Colosseum.<p>Today Monti is again red hot. In this zone where something new is always opening, Italians gather for animated conversations …

Rome’s Off-the-Beaten-Path Museums

Whether it’s your first trip or your fifth, there are plenty of good reasons to stray from the beaten path a bit in Rome. Yes, see the Spanish Steps, …

Holidays in Italy: gorgeous places to stay by coast and islands

Marulivo Hotel, Pisciotta, Salerno, Campania<p>Cool – in both senses of the word – metre-thick walls give the whole place a delicious ancient smell, a …