How to make the Queen of Hungary's Water from common garden herbs
Splash around a little of this home-made herbal ‘water' for its lovely scent and remedial nature. Words: Kristina Jensen Open a vanity in any woman's bathroom and with very few...
2 days ago - NZ Life & Leisure
Experience: I found out that my aunt and uncle are my real parents
I felt shock at first. This woman suddenly wasn't Mum any more. Then I felt deceived and angry I was 24 and had just finished my undergraduate degree when, out of the blue, my...
2 days ago - The Guardian
Adventure in Albania: kayaking in one of Europe's final frontiers
With wild rivers, mountains and Unesco sites aplenty, Albania is emerging as an exciting Mediterranean destination - but its wilderness could be devastated by huge dam-building...
8 days ago - The Guardian
Upstairs at No 1, Cromer: ‘A damn fine mouthful' - restaurant review
Few seaside chippies would dare to offer such an amazingly varied menu, but here they pull it off remarkably well Upstairs at No 1, 1 New Street, Cromer, Norfolk NR27 9HP...
15 days ago - The Guardian
Exploring Crete on horseback
Sabine Ruijters from Odeyssia Stables takes NZ Life & Leisure's Yolanta Woldendorp for a horseback ride to remember in Crete and talks about her role as a guide. Words and...
24 days ago - NZ Life & Leisure
Two authentic Greek woodfired oven recipes: Coriander and Pork and Greek Chicken with Vegetables
Manolis Fragkakis of Restaurant Velani, Crete. A journey to the Greek Islands reveals new cooking techniques. Words and photos: Yolanta Woldendorp Woodfired ovens are a...
25 days ago - NZ Life & Leisure
Marcia Gay Harden Lost a Bet With Her Mother and Won an Oscar
The actress recalls her childhood growing up in California, Japan and Greece as the daughter of a naval officer and a mother who encouraged her to act.
26 days ago - WSJ
Exploring Crete on horseback
Sabine Ruijters guides NZ Life & Leisure's Yolanta Woldendorp for a horseback ride to remember in Crete.
27 days ago - NZ Life & Leisure
'Rodin and the Art of Ancient Greece' Review: Recasting History
At the British Museum, an exhibition juxtaposes the work of the French sculptor with selections from the Elgin Marbles.
28 days ago - WSJ
12 of the best beach towns in southern Europe
Quiet islands, Venetian harbours, sumptuous seafood and golden sands... these seaside towns in France, Spain, Italy, Croatia, Greece and Portugal are ingrained with the spirit...
1 month ago - The Guardian
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Getting a feel for the land helped an architectural firm create Annika Streefland's beautiful Central Otago home. Annika Streefland's home was designed by award-winning...
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Whilst staying at The Royal Pacific Hotel and Towers I decided to dine at the Pierside Bar & Restaurant which is part of the hotel. With a view if Victoria Harbour and Hong...
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25 Tasty and Healthy Kids' Lunch Ideas for Home or School
If your kids are picky eaters, you know that every meal can be a battle. Their growing bodies are in need of vitamins and nutrients, yet all they crave are unhealthy foods with...
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