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10 of the world's most beautiful perfume shops

Josephine Fairley, co-author of The Perfume Bible, picks 10 spots to find an exotic scent

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Singapore today

As this city-state celebrates 50 years of independence, its youthful population are forging a new national identity

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San Francisco: Maupin's real Tales of the City

With his final Tales of the City book in the bag, has the man who ‘invented San Francisco' moved on?

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Six new musicals in London

Evita is back, with CATS hot on its tail, but there are plenty of brand new musicals to enjoy too

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Food & Drink

A brief guide to Scotland's whisky regions

10 Oct 2014

When it comes to whisky, not all Scotch is equal, say the ‘Thinking Drinkers', Ben McFarland and Tom Sandham. Here's how to tell your Highlands from your Islands

Hotels & Spas

Turks and Caicos: Parrot Cay

8 Oct 2014

It's easy to see why this private Caribbean island is the hideaway of choice for Donna Karan, Keith Richards, Bruce Willis and many more, says Lucy Thackray

To Fly To Serve Blog

Tweet innovative city travel ideas to win a trip to London

3 Oct 2014

British Airways and Mashable have partnered to fly four lucky winners to London from Austin, Texas

Food & Drink

Five of the best places to taste rum in the Caribbean

7 Oct 2014

Ian Burrell, creator of London's RumFest, picks five great distilleries in the Caribbean to taste the local spirit


Singapore: an insider's guide

1 Oct 2014

Most tourists barely scratch the surface of what Singapore has to offer, but as it prepares to celebrate 50 years of independence, this island nation is blossoming in art, culture, food and drink. Faris Mustafa gets the locals' tips

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Letter from Baghdad

Find out what the world's most famous correspondent gets up to off duty

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The topsy-turvy travel planner: Montreal for river surfers

Surfing is not a sport usually associated with Montreal. For one thing, it's hundreds of kilometres away from the sea. But that won't be stopping David Whitley...

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On The Road

On the road with.... Paolo Nutini

Paulo Nutini talks karaoke, twerking and the unspoken rules of rock'n'roll with Ianthe Butt

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10 of the best travel beauty kits

Ellen Millard · 16 Oct 2014

Ellen Millard picks 10 useful mini multi-product kits for your adventures

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