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Seven of the world’s best art hotels

When it comes to luxury hotels, savvy guests are seeking more than a great turn down service and a master chef in the kitchen – it’s all about the art on the walls.

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A guide to light bikes

Do you want a bike so pared back that it almost needs tethering in the wind? Richard Peace looks at the pros and cons of light bikes to see whether the benefits stack up.

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10 luxury ski resorts by train

There are plenty of fabulous ski resorts that you can reach by train, without needing to step foot in an airport. Rail-ski expert Daniel Elkan picks out of some of the most luxurious…

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The truth about complicated watches

Do you want a watch to just tell you the time or would you also like to know the altitude you’re flying? We look at the market for minimalist and function-rich watches to see which kind best suits your wrist.

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Why do wines go in and out of fashion?

A wine region and grape can be on the top table for years and then suddenly fall from grace. Wine writer Zeren Wilson charts the rise, fall… and rise again of the likes of Chardonnay and Merlot to find out why our tastes change.

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A guide to hassle-free cycling

Does the thought of fixing a puncture fill you with dread or are you happy to get your hands dirty? Cycling expert Richard Peace explains how to keep your bike in good order