Set on the western banks of the estuary of Rio de la Plata (the 'river of silver') – a waterway so wide that many visitors mistake it for the sea - Buenos Aires is a romantic and vigorous city where life is lived to the full with all five senses. In the bustling neighbourhood of San Telmo, street musicians play the bandoneon – a type of concertina – and loose-limbed couples dance to the melancholy and sensual flow of the tango; top quality Argentine beef sizzles on the barbecue grill waiting to delight the taste buds, and the rich
Prince William was on hand this week to give a morale boost to Royal Navy submariners, nearly a week after HMS Astute ran aground off the Isle of Skye.
The 28-year old is the Commodore-in-Chief, Submarines and trained on the vessels as past of a two-month attachment to the Navy in 2008.
Presenting long-service awards at the Faslane naval base on the river Clyde, the Prince was seen joking and laughing with servicemen.
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Chief Petty Officer Stephen Irvine, one of the honourees, said: "I felt really privileged to be one of the first to get
1 strip orange zest, soaked in Hennessy
100ml ginger ale
Pre-soak a strip of orange zest in Hennessy before you start. Pour the Hennessy into a short broad tumbler over a couple of ice cubes. Add the ginger ale and garnish with the zest. Briefly spritz a slice of orange over the glass, stir furiously and
It was a case of mixed doubles for Andy Murray and long-time girlfriend Kim Sears this week.
The glamorous couple joined his brother Jamie as he wed his Colombian-born fiancée, Alejandra Gutierrez, in an intimate wedding in Scotland.
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Twenty three-year-old tennis superstar Andy was best man in what he described as a “small, private gathering attended by close family and friends”
Staying true to their Scottish roots, the brothers sported their family kilts with the beautiful bride donning a strapless ivory tiered gown with accompanying long-sleeved gloves.
The Murray’s proud mother