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Finland: in search of Tove Jansson

As Finland celebrates the writer's centenary, Mark Jones explores her beloved getaway, Pellinki

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Qatar's storytelling tradition

Qatar is using its billions to try to buy a place on the cultural map. But it has its own unique heritage: storytelling

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What I'm reading this summer

Novelists, fashion designers, musicians and politicians share their summer reads

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Portugal's best beaches

With 1,000km of coast, Portugal has a beach for everyone

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Editor's Picks

Food & Drink Blog

Restaurant review: On the Roof with Q, London

22 Aug 2014

Colourful summer dishes served in a garden with a view of London's sprawling skyline — what more could you want? Katie Gatens reports

Culture

In pictures: Rock'n'Roll Fantasy Camp, Las Vegas

22 Aug 2014

Want to jam, record and perform with your musical heroes? One USA project is making rock fantasy a reality

Family Blog

Preview: This is the World: A Global Treasury

21 Aug 2014

A look at the new anthology of M. Sasek's children's series 'This Is...'

Shopping

Five of the best Middle East souks

21 Aug 2014

From imposing modern builds to chaotic medieval markets, Middle East expert Matthew Teller picks five of his favourite Middle Eastern souks to get lost in

Video

Video: Hong Kong's food scene with chef Ching He-Huang

20 Aug 2014

The Chinese chef and author tries some of the city's best dim sum, food markets and picks up some tips from local chefs

High Life People

Letter from Northern Nigeria

What the world's most famous correspondent gets up to off duty

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Marbella: a tale of two cities

From Ava Gardner and the jet set to The Only Way is Essex tribe, Marbella (or Marbs) has seen some sights in the last 60 years

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On The Road

On the road with... golfer Justin Rose

Champion golfer Justin Rose talks box sets, favourite courses and the importance of a firm pillow on the road

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Five of the best London pubs with rooms

Ellen Millard · 27 Aug 2014

As London's old-school pubs rejuvenate and rebrand as mini boutique hotels, Ellen Millard picks five places to enjoy designer digs with your Sunday roast

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