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Food and Drink in the Azores

Food and Drink in the Azores

Although there is some tastes common to the whole archipelago, each island’s recipes have their own character.

England's hotspots for 2014

England's hotspots for 2014

Calm your FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) - VisitEngland's guide to the top 2014 holiday hotspots will ensure you don't miss a thing next year. From litera-tours through Hardy's Dorset and Shakespeare's Stratford to top cycle rides in the wilds of Yorkshire and the curves of the Olympic velopark, here's a sneak preview of England's top hotspots for 2014.

Pilgrim Country House Hotel launches cookery classes

Pilgrim Country House Hotel launches cookery classes

The Pilgrim Country House Hotel in the Wye Valley between Ross-on-Wye and Hereford, has announced a series of cookery classes for 2014, with its award-winning chefs Deepak Kumar – who is a member of the British Culinary Federation – and Brent Castle, who trained under Rick Stein, and who is a winner of a Michelin Bib Gourmand.

Food, festivals and natural phenomenon in the Faroes

For such a small destination, the newly-branded Faroe Islands present a range of experiences for the curious traveller.

Simon Taxacher: a new 4-toque chef for Austria

Simon Taxacher: a new 4-toque chef for Austria

Kirchberg in Tyrol. Published today, the authoritative 2014 Gault Millau guide awards dynamic Tyrolean chef Simon Taxacher and his restaurant 4 toques and 19 points, catapulting him to the top of Austria’s culinary elite.

New York State is America's epicurean king

New York State is America's epicurean king

New York State continues to be recognised as one of the best regions for fine dining, award-winning wine and creative cooking in the USA.

Season of mists and extra fruitfulness

Season of mists and extra fruitfulness

The latest Met Office figures show that England this year experienced its warmest, driest and sunniest summer since 2006.

Michel Roux Jr in residence at Cobblers Cove, Barbados

Michel Roux Jr in residence at Cobblers Cove, Barbados

Michel Roux Jr will be in residence at Cobblers Cove in Barbados between 9 and 18 January 2014. Michel, who has run Le Gavroche since 1991 and is a judge and presenter on BBC Masterchef, will be cooking a series of lunches and dinners as well as doing cookery demonstrations and book signings.

Culinary tours in India

Culinary tours in India

Winter is rapidly making its presence known, and there is no better time than now to plan an escape somewhere warm and welcoming.

Explore the Lot Valley this autumn

Explore the Lot Valley this autumn

Easy to reach by plane for a short break or by car for longer holidays, discover the autumn in the Lot Valley and its colourful sceneries.

Slope Food - “A Taste for Skiing” in Alta Badia

Slope Food - “A Taste for Skiing” in Alta Badia

Winter holidays are more than just skiing in Alta Badia, in the heart of the Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Abu Dhabi's first Gary Rhodes restaurant opens at The St Regis Abu Dhabi

The St. Regis Abu Dhabi has opened Rhodes 44, the capital's first restaurant by the Michelin-starred celebrity chef Gary Rhodes.

Stirring up a treat for Christmas at Lakeside Hotel & Spa

Stirring up a treat for Christmas at Lakeside Hotel & Spa

The Lakeside Hotel & Spa, located on the shores of Lake Windermere, is stirring up a fantastic weekend break for visitors to take part in a one off cookery class and learn how to make a traditional Christmas Pudding.

Atlantic Canada serves up a range of food delights

Atlantic Canada serves up a range of food delights

New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island (PEI) are the four provinces which make up Atlantic Canada and travellers looking to fill their tummies in 2014 will be delighted by a host of food festivals and celebrations.

Guernsey restaurants offer gastronomic £10 menus at Tennerfest

Guernsey restaurants offer gastronomic £10 menus at Tennerfest

From 1 October to 11 November, Guernsey will hold its 15th annual Tennerfest, which will see restaurants in Guernsey and its sister island Sark offer all inclusive menus starting from £10, with savings of almost 50%.