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Kate Middleton’s jewellery file: We decode the Duchess’s jewels

The heirloom brooches, the diamond tiaras! It’s fair to assume that the Duchess of Cambridge’s jewellery box is bursting with bling...<p>The heirloom …

Jewelry

15 Signs You May Be A Shopping Addict

The first step is admitting you have a problem...<p><b>1) Even after a few glasses of Prosecco, you can still recite your credit card numbers backwards.</b> Really, your credit card numbers are just as important as your social security number.<p><b>2) The bottom of your purse has enough receipts to wallpaper your</b> …

Social Security

Wedding make-up tips – the dos and don’ts you need for your big day

You've got the dress sorted, now it's time to think about wedding beauty...<p>Weddings<p>Looking for wedding make-up tips ahead of your own big day? Look …

Top five stops on a cruise down the Nile in Egypt

In-the-know travellers are seizing the opportunity to visit Egypt’s famous tombs and temples while there are no crowds – and the best way to do it is by following the mighty River Nile on a cruise.<p>Taking a cruise on the Nile is a time-honoured way to explore Egypt. For centuries, travellers have …

Our top 45 free things to do in New York City

Seeing New York City's biggest attractions can mean spending a hefty chunk of your trip budget on tickets. Empire State Building? $36. The Guggenheim and the Whitney both go for $25. Even the Frick is $22. But there's a lifetime of fun to be had without ever handing over a cent, and not just by …

In honor of Queen Letizia of Spain's coronation this week, W takes a look back at her best style moments from the past decade: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/195hn

The 10 worst tourism adverts of all time

Inspired by last month's awful effort from Singapore, here are 10 more embarrassingly bad tourism adverts<p>A contender for the world’s worst tourism advert emerged from Singapore last month.<p>The two-minute clip (shown above) was supposed to lure more Filipino visitors but ended up being widely …

Wedding Dresses Under £1000

<i>Thrifty brides-to-be listen up, we’ve rounded up the best wedding dresses under £1000 that’ll make you look and feel £1million dollars on your big</i> …

Weddings

Before you go: immunisation tips for world travellers

Mystified by array of immunisations and the maze of sometimes contradictory information available for travellers? This basic guide can help you sort through the confusion get you to the basic info you need to know before you go.<p>Immunisations help protect you from some of the diseases you may be at …

Wedding Dresses at the V&A – in pictures

Featuring the gowns of Kate Moss, the Duchess of Cornwall and numerous other women from across the years, the V&A's new exhibition will trace the development of the fashionable white wedding dress and its treatment by key designers, offering a panorama of fashion over the last two centuries. It …

How to conquer a fear of flying

I am terrified of flying. While others sleep soundly around me, my heart pounds and I am alert to the possibilities of a terrorist explosion, a wing falling off, engine failure, the pilot passing out, or lightning. I mostly continue to travel, enduring torturous flights to get to my destination, …

Nile cruises: the river where time stands still

I am standing at the picturesque Dome of the Winds, a rocky outcrop atop rose-red sandstone cliffs, on the west bank of the Nile opposite the city of Aswan. Far below me, Africa’s great river flows gently northwards, as it has for aeons, bringing life and fertility to the land of Egypt. Along its …

Beauty for dark skin: expert advice for 2014

When something works, it becomes a given. It's the one thing that's reliable when life, technology and Tinder become an unpredictable roulette of insanity. Having a signature (or safe) look is one of those certain things. It's the surest hand of cards that we know will always come up trumps. The …

Can you iron your husband's shirts and be a feminist?

A fully paid-up feminist, Angela Jackson says there’s a very good reason why she can sometimes be found ironing her husband’s shirts<p>I am not a domestic goddess: I have a cooking repertoire of precisely three dishes, and only buy clothes that can be worn straight from the tumble-drier. However, a …

Feminism

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Delhi rape: how can women travellers stay safe?

If the Indian government thought that the recent handing out of death sentences to those responsible for the gang-rape of a student in Delhi last year would deter a repeat of the assault, it was wrong. The latest case of a 51-year-old Danish woman, attacked and gang-raped this week, can only …

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Buyer beware: the hidden costs of budget air travel

Travellers are spoiled for choice when it comes to scoring a deal on a cheap flight. With budget carriers offering more routes around the world and websites like Jetradar, Skyscanner and Hipmunk making it easier than ever to compare the prices on offer, consumers are getting used to lower fares …

9 Fantastic Tutorials on Skin Retouching in Photoshop

One of the issues with photographing people is that cameras tend to pick up every imperfection and blemish on people's faces – far more than we tend …

Tutorials

Essential travel tech for work trips

Packing the right tech can help take some of the stress out of work trips and let you concentrate on the more enjoyable elements of business travel. Check off this list before you step on that plane, board the train or jump in the car, and you'll be ready for anything.<p>Pocket projector by Cheon Fong …

Weird and wonderful travel gadgets

Ranging from silly stocking fillers to useful travel items, these gadgets tackle problems that every traveller will recognise. Some of them just make us smile at their novelty, even if we won’t be using them. Oddly, no matter how ridiculous the items, they may still give you itchy feet for your …

Phones

Chinese tourism: 'Finally, we are seeing the world'

It's not the best afternoon to admire the view from the top of the observation tower in Pattaya, Thailand. The sky is thundery and the sea is a uniform shade of sludge. Shun-Wen Tong, a 22-year-old student from the Chinese city of Hangzhou, cranes his neck to look at the town 54 floors below: …

Chinese tourists in Thailand - in pictures

Last year the Chinese spent more on holidays than anyone else and are changing the face of tourism. Photographer Nana Chen joined the fun-seekers at their favourite destination in Thailand<p>Read Abigail Haworth on China’s tourism explosion here

World Leaders Who Killed Their Lovers

The allegation that Kim Jong-un had an ex-lover killed has echoes in history.<p><b>It's good to be the king. It's sometimes less good to be the king's paramour.</b><p>From England's Henry VIII, who notoriously had two of his wives beheaded in the 16th century, to current North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un, …

Which country is best seen by rail?

Aeroplanes are faster and cars are more convenient, but in many parts of the world trains still reach unexpected and beautiful places that would be inaccessible any other way.<p>Once the only way to easily cross long distances, today train travel has been mostly replaced by the speed of aeroplanes and …