Arts & Life

Santo Maris: rest and renewal in Santorini
Santo Maris Santorini
The big trip

Santo Maris: rest and renewal in Santorini

Britain’s most expensive streets
Kensington Palace Gardens
The wish list

Britain’s most expensive streets

Best films of 2021
Benicio del Toro and Don Cheadle in Steven Soderbergh’s No Sudden Move
In Review

Best films of 2021

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Recipe: Karikari okoge no yakimeshi
Karikari okoge no yakimeshi (fried rice with crispy bits) recipe from Your Home Izakaya by Tim Anderson
On the menu

Recipe: Karikari okoge no yakimeshi

This fried rice dish is left to sizzle in the pan, untouched, so that it forms lovely little crispy bits
18 Oct 2021
Best wines: a cosmic 2016 Rioja that’s well worth the wait
Wine
Expert’s view

Best wines: a cosmic 2016 Rioja that’s well worth the wait

Wine expert Matthew Jukes gives his verdict on which bottles to enjoy this year
18 Oct 2021
Best properties: homes with lovely gardens
Houses with lovely gardens
The wish list

Best properties: homes with lovely gardens

Featuring stables, vineyards and acres of meadows
15 Oct 2021
Best podcasts: from Alan Alda’s science to Tim Dowling’s dog
Collection of podcasts
In Review

Best podcasts: from Alan Alda’s science to Tim Dowling’s dog

Featuring Science Clear+Vivid, Insult My Intelligence, In Our Time and Why Do I Feel?
15 Oct 2021
Book of the week: Crossroads by Jonathan Franzen
Jonathan Franzen
In Review

Book of the week: Crossroads by Jonathan Franzen

Jonathan Franzen’s new book is an absorbing look at the ‘last, confused years of the Age of Aquarius’
15 Oct 2021
Welcome to the metaverse 
Horizon Workrooms: the office of the future?
In Depth

Welcome to the metaverse 

The metaverse is Silicon Valley’s new obsession. Could it change the world?
15 Oct 2021
45 books for your must-read bucket list
Reading books in library
In Focus

45 books for your must-read bucket list

Ignore the outside world and immerse yourself in these life-changing novels
15 Oct 2021

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The Mirror and the Light on stage – what the critics are saying
Scene from The Mirror and the Light
In Review

The Mirror and the Light on stage – what the critics are saying

Adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s final book of trilogy pulls off ‘extraordinary achievement’ in ‘making history live’
14 Oct 2021
Turner Prize 2021: the ‘worthiest’ and ‘also, perhaps, the worst’ edition yet?
An assistant poses on an artwork by Cooking Sections
In Review

Turner Prize 2021: the ‘worthiest’ and ‘also, perhaps, the worst’ edition yet?

Herbert Art Gallery show features work by five fashionable ‘collectives’ committed to various social causes
14 Oct 2021
Cocktail recipes for Halloween parties
Violets Kill cocktail by Cut Spiced Rum
On the menu

Cocktail recipes for Halloween parties

Create some frightful, but delightful, drinks on 31 October
14 Oct 2021
Best films of 2021
Benicio del Toro and Don Cheadle in Steven Soderbergh’s No Sudden Move
In Review

Best films of 2021

This year’s top movies include No Sudden Move, Nomadland, and No Time to Die
14 Oct 2021
What is blackfishing?
Shot of Jesy Nelson with her hair in braids
In Depth

What is blackfishing?

Pop star Jesy Nelson embroiled in appropriation row following release of first solo music video since quitting Little Mix last year
13 Oct 2021
Inside Chevening House: Raab and Truss tussle over country estate
Liz Truss
Behind the scenes

Inside Chevening House: Raab and Truss tussle over country estate

‘Greedy babies’ forced to share 115-room country mansion in Kent
13 Oct 2021
The row over Sally Rooney’s Israeli translation boycott
Sally Rooney pictured during a panel event in 2020
Getting to grips with . . .

The row over Sally Rooney’s Israeli translation boycott

The author is refusing to sell rights to Israel-based publisher to print her latest novel in Hebrew
13 Oct 2021
Genesis GV70: what the critics say
Genesis GV70
Expert’s view

Genesis GV70: what the critics say

This ‘curious’ car feels ‘welcomingly unlike anything else in its class’
12 Oct 2021
The best water carbonators
Best water carbonators
The wish list

The best water carbonators

These machines will make your drinks sparkle
12 Oct 2021
Investments Unwrapped: What makes a book collectable?
Olly Mann and The Week Unwrapped podcast panel
Sponsored

Investments Unwrapped: What makes a book collectable?

Olly Mann talks to world-leading antiquarian book dealer Pom Harrington about rare and valuable books
12 Oct 2021
Santo Maris: rest and renewal in Santorini
Santo Maris Santorini
The big trip

Santo Maris: rest and renewal in Santorini

Take a restorative break on an island that knows a bit about struggle and healing
11 Oct 2021
Squid Games: the real-life crisis that inspired hit Netflix show
Netflix show Squid Game
Expert’s view

Squid Games: the real-life crisis that inspired hit Netflix show

Brutal survival drama portrays fictional victims of South Korea’s soaring household debt
11 Oct 2021
Dead ships, film strikes and pandemic travel
Oil pipeline
Podcast

Dead ships, film strikes and pandemic travel

Why is the UN worried about a supertanker in Yemen? Will strikes cause a streaming video shortage? And what next for the ‘zero-Covid’ success stories?…
8 Oct 2021
Best properties: houses mentioned by Pevsner
Bellington House
The wish list

Best properties: houses mentioned by Pevsner

Nine stunning homes which feature in the German-British historian’s monumental architectural guides
8 Oct 2021
Sleep in style: new hotels and places to stay
Orchard Hideaways
The big trip

Sleep in style: new hotels and places to stay

Check out some of this year’s most unique openings
8 Oct 2021
Book of the week: Black Gold by Jeremy Paxman
Miners pictured after their last shift at Kellingley Colliery, the UK's last deep coal mine, on 18 December 2015 in Knottingley, England
In Review

Book of the week: Black Gold by Jeremy Paxman

Paxman’s history of coal is told with ‘characteristic panache’
8 Oct 2021
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Summer Exhibition visitors looking at the collection
In Review

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

‘Refreshing’ show curated by Yinka Shonibare brings together 1,382 works created in every medium
7 Oct 2021
Dracula: The Untold Story
Image from performance of Dracula: The Untold Story
In Review

Dracula: The Untold Story

This ‘hypnotically’ watchable show presents an alternative history of the 20th century
7 Oct 2021
The Bond market: 007’s economic impact
Daniel Craig and Ana de Armas in No Time to Die
Expert’s view

The Bond market: 007’s economic impact

What the experts said about the film franchise’s latest blockbuster
7 Oct 2021
Britain’s most expensive streets
Kensington Palace Gardens
The wish list

Britain’s most expensive streets

New names sneak into list of priciest roads
7 Oct 2021
Woman bombarded with calls after number appears in Squid Game
Squid Game
Tall Tales

Woman bombarded with calls after number appears in Squid Game

And other stories from the stranger side of life
7 Oct 2021
Hyundai i20: what the critics say
Hyundai i20
Expert’s view

Hyundai i20: what the critics say

The i20 appears ‘half-inched from a Marvel villain’s costume’
5 Oct 2021
Best saucepan sets for hearty home cooking
Saucepans
The wish list

Best saucepan sets for hearty home cooking

Featuring detachable handles, chic designs and ‘Thermo-Spot’ technology
5 Oct 2021
The new simplified UK travel rules explained
Heathrow arrivals
Getting to grips with . . .

The new simplified UK travel rules explained

Pre-departure tests axed for fully vaccinated arrivals from non-red-list countries
4 Oct 2021
How Australia will begin reopening its borders from next month
Australians queue for vaccination outside the Melbourne Exhibition Centre
The latest on . . .

How Australia will begin reopening its borders from next month

Residents will be allowed to travel abroad after 80% of their home state has been vaccinated
4 Oct 2021
Fawsley Hall review: a sumptuous and historic staycation spot
Fawsley Hall exterior
The big trip

Fawsley Hall review: a sumptuous and historic staycation spot

With its authentic Tudor hall and uber-modern luxury spa, this hotel in rural Northamptonshire is one of a kind
1 Oct 2021
Beethoven’s unfinished symphony finished by AI
Beethoven statue in Germany
Stranger than fiction

Beethoven’s unfinished symphony finished by AI

Musicians, historians and scientists join forces to ‘create something that Beethoven himself might have written’
1 Oct 2021
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