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Chef Massimo Bottura: The man who reinvented Italian cuisine

Chef Massimo Bottura: The man who reinvented Italian cuisine

The three Michelin-star chef from Modena, Italy, combines inspiration from art and music with gastronomic heritage to create new Italian dishes.
10 things Italy does better than anywhere else

10 things Italy does better than anywhere else

Beyond the clichés, you'll find plenty of other surprising ways in which Italy shines
Reach for the pies: London's original fast food

Reach for the pies: London's original fast food

Members of London's Pie and Mash Club compete against one another in London's original fast food restaurants
'Walking Dead' town: Buy it. Unless you can just take it

'Walking Dead' town: Buy it. Unless you can just take it

A Georgia town featured on the hit AMC show is for sale on eBay
The paradise where money doesn't matter and everyone's a friend

The paradise where money doesn't matter and everyone's a friend

In search of untouched destinations on the brink of embracing the modern world
Dubai with a difference: Travel posters satirize emirate's expats

Dubai with a difference: Travel posters satirize emirate's expats

Graphic artist Clare Napper's tongue-in-cheek advertisements gently mock expat life in UAE
Gratuity guide: Rules for tipping in the United States

Gratuity guide: Rules for tipping in the United States

Doling out gratuities can be a minefield. Here's your free guide to keeping everyone happy (service charge not included)
Most popular world wonders ranked

Most popular world wonders ranked

More than 8 billion people travel to national parks and reserves every year. A new study lists the most-visited ones
A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

Nominations for Design Museum's prestigious award have been revealed. Here are our top picks in each category
Drop the needle: Designer uses embroidery to capture beauty of travels

Drop the needle: Designer uses embroidery to capture beauty of travels

Singaporean Teresa Lim's mini works of travel art highlight some of the world's most famous destinations in thread form
Africa's amazing architecture: Do these buildings represent freedom?

Africa's amazing architecture: Do these buildings represent freedom?

An exhibition titled "Architecture of Independence: African Modernism" focuses on some of the most dynamic projects built in the wake of colonialism