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Elizabethan drama and iconic theatres

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The proliferation of purpose-built playhouses in London was to change the face of drama in the later Elizabethan period.
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The tsar slept here

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St Petersburg’s Grand Hotel Europe and Moscow’s Radisson Royal survived, thrived and reinvented themselves in the likeness of modern Russia.
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America’s best cocktail bars

From Brooklyn to San Francisco, have a drink at one of these top cocktail bars.


A must-eat foodie checklist

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If you are a serious global foodie, this list will help you decide where to go to sample some of the world’s most iconic dishes.
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Hotel Haiku puts poetry into hotel booking

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A new website lets you browse for hotels via haiku and photos. It's the latest attempt to bring some art to the travel booking process.
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Welcome to Abbottabad

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Before the arrival of US Navy Seals and the world’s media, Lindsay Brown was one of the few Westerners to visit the town in Pakistan that had become home to Osama Bin Laden.
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