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A local’s guide to Brighton: the best galleries, museums, restaurants and pubs

Our writer swerves the tourists and shares her tips on the independent food and art scene, shopping and nights on the tiles Travel blogger Ellie Seymour (ellieandco.co.uk) has been based in Brighton for nearly 20 years. She is the author of the guidebooks Secret Brighton and Secret Sussex Continue reading... go to Article >

A local’s guide to Jaén, Spain: sunsets and sundowners in Andalucía

3 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Award-winning poet Begoña M Rueda reveals the best museums, bars and beauty spots in her quintessentially Andalucían home townJaén is one of the few cities in Spain where your tapa is included in the price of your drink – and if you want to eat... read more

Taweret the friendly hippo goddess was the best part of 'Moon Knight'

20 Days ago Tech Source: Mashable.com

What’s nine feet tall, gray, and has the best manicure this side of the Nile? That would be Taweret, Egyptian goddess of fertility and childbirth and the best new minor character in the MCU.After nearly four full episodes of slightly ponderous... read more

Maidstone

25 Days ago Culture Source: Diamondgeezer.blogspot.com

Gadabout: MAIDSTONEThe problem with advance rail tickets is that you can't come home early. For some reason I scheduled myself six hours in Maidstone, thinking Kent's county town ought to have a lot going for it, but instead ended up exploring a... read more

Southampton

28 Days ago Culture Source: Diamondgeezer.blogspot.com

Gadabout: SOUTHAMPTONSouthampton is a populous port city on the south coast where the Rivers Test and Itchen meet. Its deep water harbour proved ideal for medieval trade, military embarkation, liner launches, ferry terminals and most recently... read more

Visit Abbey Wood

7 Days ago Culture Source: Diamondgeezer.blogspot.com

Thanks to Crossrail thousands of Londoners are about to find themselves in Abbey Wood for the very first time. They might simply catch the first train back, they might go no further than the bus stop out front or they might just nip into the big... read more

A local’s guide to Rennes, France: Brittany’s medieval but vibrant capital

38 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Chef Arnaud Guilloux leads the way to the best street food, galleries, music hauntsRennes is a great place for foodies. The speciality is a galette-saucisse – Breton street food. It’s a sausage wrapped in a buckwheat galette, maybe with onions,... read more

A local’s guide to Brussels, Belgium’s relaxed, moules-and-frites flavoured capital

67 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Pierre Kompany, Belgium’s first black mayor, leads the way to the city’s best bars, food and a sporting landmark honouring his footballing son Vincent There is delicious Congolese food to be had in Brussels – a legacy of Belgium’s colonial... read more

A local’s guide to Angoulême, France’s cobbled-streeted comic book capital

81 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

Film-maker Isabelle Fougère on the best restaurants, festivals, murals and waterfronts in this artistic French town The culinary heart of Angoulême (which is about 120km north-east of Bordeaux in western France) is the grand 19th-century Marché... read more

Easter Holidays 2022: Ways To Entertain Kids That Don't Break The Bank

52 Days ago News Source: Huffingtonpost.co.uk

It’s finally the Easter holidays and if you’re a parent, this means finding things to do with the little ones. But it can be hard to entertain your children on a budget, especially now with rising bills and taxes. For many parents, life post-April... read more

Route 404

46 Days ago Culture Source: Diamondgeezer.blogspot.com

Route 404: Caterham-on-the Hill to Cane Hill, CoulsdonLocation: London south, outerLength of journey: 8 miles, 40 minutesThe 404 is a minor (and extremely twiddly) bus route scaling the foothills of extremely-south London. Two years ago its route... read more