Travel adventures to the edge of the world

All stations go in New ZealandThe homestead pool at Flock Hill Station on New Zealand’s South IslandFlock Hill Station was founded in 1857, deep in the Southern Alps...

The world’s greatest ice-cream stores

Nardini’s, Ayrshire Nardini’s in Ayrshire © Alamy Set in the seaside town of Largs, Nardini’s is a gelateria with a history of excellence and internecine warfare. Founded...

Climate graphic of the week: Arctic warming four times faster than rest of the...

Scientists have warned that the Arctic is warming four times faster than the rest of the planet, and at a higher rate than previously thought, according to new...

Is the UK housing market at a turning point?

Anna Williamson has been hunting for a flat in London since January. In that time, average rates for new mortgages have jumped multiple times, each limiting the pool...

Trump versus the rule of law in 2024

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Spain says gas link to wider EU could be ready within months

Spain has said an additional link in a gas pipeline from the Iberian peninsula to France could be ready within nine months after Germany backed the idea of...

German nuclear operators push on with shutdowns despite rethink

Germany’s nuclear power operators will continue to decommission the country’s last three remaining plants, even as the government weighs whether to keep the facilities running over the winter....

Norse aims to crack challenge of low-cost transatlantic travel

Bjorn Tore Larsen is trying to crack one of the great challenges in aviation: creating a successful low-cost transatlantic airline. The chief executive of Norwegian start-up Norse Atlantic, which...

Russia rebuffs calls to allow access to Ukraine nuclear plant

Russia has said it will not yet allow international inspectors to access Europe’s largest nuclear power plant despite fears over the state of the Ukrainian facility under Moscow’s...

Martin Lewis is right: the cost of living emergency is already here

For a guy on holiday with his family, Martin Lewis looked and sounded anything but relaxed.The Money Saving Expert founder (and closest thing Britain has to a patron...

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All that separates the blue of the lake and that of the sky is a dark line of mountain peaks, serrated and snow-capped....