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Insider Tips: San Francisco

Insider Tips: San Francisco

Fresh from writing the lyrics and score for the new ‘Tales of the City’ musical, which premiers in San Francisco this month, Scissor Sisters frontman Jake Shears picks his favourite spots in the city by the Bay …

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I’ll start with a classic: The Endup (00 1 415 896 1075; www.theendup.com). (more…)

Food Festival in San Francisco

Food Festival in San Francisco

If you’re in San Francisco this weekend make sure you head to the San Francisco Street Food Festival – the event that brings together the city’s micro-entrepreneurs and renowned chefs to celebrate local and international food. (more…)

Off the beaten path

Off the beaten path

Many people equate Botswana with the Okavango Delta, but two-thirds of the country is actually covered by the Kalahari Desert. This is the setting of Jack’s Camp – the iconic, 1940s-style tented camp founded by conservationist Ralph Bousfield in the memory of his crocodile-hunter father – and San Camp, the sister property, which reopens this month for its first full season after a major revamp. (more…)

New pastures

New pastures

The Dolomites are famous for quality – exceptional hotels, a riot of Michelin stars. But this family-run retreat has a low-key brilliance all of its own.

A few years ago, Stefano Barbini and his wife Giorgia bid farewell to their urban existence working for fashion brand Escada, and escaped with their three children to the Dolomite mountains in northern Italy. (more…)

Strictly Puerto Rico

Strictly Puerto Rico

Fans of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing can join the show’s host Bruce Forsyth on a week’s salsa-dancing holiday in the Caribbean next year.

Puerto Rico is the home of salsa romantica. (more…)

San Francisco for foodies

San Francisco for foodies

Scott Macdonald is Group Executive Chef of City Cafe, Mint Hotel’s signature restaurant. A passionate advocate of fresh, local produce, he shares his foodie black book to San Francisco…

Describe the culinary scene in San Francisco. (more…)

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