• Top 10 travel destinations of 2014

    If you're like us here at HELLO! Online, you've already got itchy feet and are looking into the top travel destinations of 2014 to get your holiday plans off the ground. To help you along, we've trawled through the travel guides and studied this year's calendar to come up with the best countries and islands to discover in 2014 – click on the photograph below to see our top ten. Whether they're hosting the World Cup, celebrating landmark anniversaries as yet undiscovered gems or simply raising their game for travellers, these 10 countries and islands – from Bulgaria and Brazil to

  • Cate Blanchett and Amy Adams among stars paying their respects at Philip Seymour Hoffman's wake

    Some of Hollywood's biggest names, including Cate Blanchett, Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Joaquin Phoenix and Michelle Williams, joined the devastated family of Philip Seymour Hoffman on Thursday evening at a wake to mourn the passing of the Oscar winner. Mimi O'Donnell, Philip's partner of 14 years, was visibly distraught as she left her New York apartment for the ceremony with the couple's three children, Cooper, 10, Tallulah, seven, and five-year-old Willa.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO GO TO GALLERY She entered the Frank E. Campbell funeral home shortly before 5pm, followed moments later by the actor's mother Marilyn O'Connor. Philip's co-stars then began to

  • Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt touch down in LA ahead of the Oscars

    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt touched down in Los Angeles on Wednesday afternoon together with their six-strong brood, after their stint in Australia. The Hollywood power couple arrived at LAX airport in LA with Maddox, 12, Pax, ten, Zahara, nine, Shiloh, seven and five-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne. Their timely return Stateside means that the pair will be attending the Oscars on 2 March, where 12 Years a Slave, co-produced and featuring Brad, is one of the year's most-nominated films.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Angelina, 38, who has been based in Australia since the end of 2013 while directing her latest

  • David Beckham says Victoria and the kids are 'excited' about spending time in Miami

    Now that David Beckham has kick started his dream venture of creating an American soccer team, his UK-based family will be spending more time in the US. And they couldn't be happier. David has talked about how thrilled his loved ones are about the prospect of getting to know Miami, where his new Major League Soccer side will be based.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE "They're really excited," David told TV presenter Matt Lauer during a chat for the Today show on Thursday. "The boys are asking what the kits are going to be and what players are going to play and things

  • Kim Kardashian helps sing out iconic TV host Jay Leno on last Tonight Show

    Reality TV beauty Kim Kardashian was one of the surprise performers helping Billy Crystal deliver a special musical farewell to Jay Leno on his last ever Tonight Show. Kanye West's fiancée took part in a Sound of Music-themed Farewell song, with special lyrics just for Jay. Scroll down for video of Kim singing   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Her lines were: "So long farewell last night I told my folks, now I won't be the butt of Leno's Jokes," which drew laugh's and smiles from the TV host. Kim was just one of several stars taking part. Jack Black kicked off the ditty, singing:

  • New uncles Joe Jonas and Nick Jonas meet their niece Alena for the first time

    New uncles Nick Jonas and Joe Jonas have met their baby niece Alena for the first time. Nick and Joe, who along with their brother Kevin shot to fame as The Jonas Brothers, posted several touching pictures of the special moment on Instagram. "Welcome to this world Alena Jonas," wrote Joe alongside a sweet image of himself cradling the tot. "#littlebaby #shessosmall #woah." "My beautiful niece Alena Rose," Nick simply captioned his photo of the new arrival.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY   Nick's girlfriend Olivia Culpo also paid new parents Danielle and Kevin Jonas a visit. The 21-year-old, who was crowned Miss USA

  • Prince Charles charms blonde beauties at charity gala

    A host of beautiful blonde women brought glamour to a gala dinner hosted by Prince Charles this week. The royal warmly welcomed Joanna Lumley with a kiss as they greeted each other at the Prince's Trust Invest in Futures event at The Savoy Hotel.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY The elegant 67-year-old actress belied her years in an a black shirt dress, teamed with a broach, green jewelled earrings and matching nail varnish. She was evidentally delighted to catch up with the Prince, who she has met on a number of occasions, and the pair happily chatted together at the star-studded event.   No less

  • Heavily pregnant Teresa Palmer ties the knot — for the second time

    They were married in a ceremony in Mexico just before Christmas, and now Teresa Palmer and her husband Mark Webster have tied the knot again, this time in a legal ceremony. The 27-year-old Australian actress, who is now nine months pregnant with her first baby, tweeted the happy news to fans. "Today we were legally married and had a beautiful Christian ceremony led by our pastor @judahsmith Thank you god for the blessings," she wrote.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO GO TO GALLERY Warm Bodies star Teresa then shared a photograph on Instagram of the couple sharing a kiss immediately following the service. Mark, 33, also

  • Princess Mette-Marit, Princess Mary and Princess Eugenie: the week's best royal style

    Princess Mette-Marit of Norway made a stylish return to full-time royal duties this week. Following a neck operation at the end of last year, mother-of-three Mette-Marit stepped out in a chic cream blouse, a black skirt and black patent heels for the 'Too Young to Wed' exhibition opening. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY In New York, Princess Eugenie was spotted at a star-studded gala in a bright green number. Eugenie's dress was cinched in at the waist by a thin silver belt and the 23-year-old royal accesorised with a bronze-hued bag and shoes. It was also a stylish week for Princess

  • HELLO! Online's pictures of the week

    This week Beyoncé, Jessica Alba and Jessica Lowndes used #throwbackthursday to show us how adorable they used to be when they were younger. As well as these gorgeous photos HELLO! Online has put together the best celebrity Twitter and Instagram pictures of the week. Click on the photo to have a look...   CLICK ON PHOTO TO GO TO FULL

  • Super stylist Gemma Sheppard does New York Fashion Week

    Click on the photo below to see Gemma's New York Fashion Week Instagram diary...   Celebrity super stylist Gemma Sheppard is at New York Fashion Week, reporting exclusively for HELLO! Online. Follow the fashion guru as she goes backstage and front row, attends starry parties and snaps the best street

  • Cuban Fury stars Olivia Colman and Chris O'Dowd chat to HELLO!

    Olivia Colman, Chris O'Dowd, Nick Frost and Rashida Jones were among the stars who braved the wind and rain to attend the world premiere of their new film Cuban Fury on Thursday night. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO The romantic comedy, written by and starring Sean of the Dead star Nick, follows reluctant dancer Bruce as he steps back into the world of salsa to win the heart of the beautiful Julia (Rashida Jones). "I've known Olivia for a long while," Nick told HELLO! "We're really good friends and I love working with her because she's an amazing actress.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL

  • Breakfast Bruschetta

    Calories: 627 (per portion) Serves 4 Ingredients 750g cherry tomatoes 3 tbsp cold pressed rapeseed oil 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 oval rustic loaf, cut into 4 long slices lengthways 300g unsmoked bacon 4 medium eggs, poached 2 tbsp chopped parsley Method • Preheat the oven to 200oC, gas mark 6. • Place the tomatoes on a large baking tray and toss in 1 tbsp oil and balsamic vinegar, season and bake for 20 minutes until soft. • Meanwhile, brush the bread with the remaining oil, place on a baking tray and add to the oven for the last 10-12 minutes of cooking. • Place the bacon under a preheated grill for 7-8

  • Banana and blueberry porridge

    Calories: 469 (per portion) Serves 1 Ingredients 50g porridge oats 350ml semi-skimmed milk 1 banana, mashed 75g blueberries Method • Place the oats, milk and banana in a small saucepan and bring to the boil. • Simmer for 3-4 minutes, stirring occasionally. • Stir in the blueberries and serve. • A handful of frozen blueberries or a blueberry conserve would also work well. More info available at:

  • Boiled eggs with cheese soldiers

    Calories: 333 (per portion) Serves 2 Ingredients 2 large eggs 25g hard cheese i.e Red Leicester, grated 1 tbsp low fat mayonnaise ½ punnet cress 2 slices wholemeal farmhouse bread, toasted Method • Place the eggs in a small saucepan and cover with cold water, bring to the boil and simmer for 3 minutes for soft centres. • Meanwhile, mix the cheese, mayonnaise and cress, reserving a little to sprinkle over. Spread over the toast and cut into soldiers. • Serve with the boiled eggs. • Try scooping out the egg and spreading it on top of the cheese for a quick sandwich. More info available at:

  • Granola pancakes

    Calories: 380 (per portion) Serves 4 Ingredients 75g plain flour 50g wholemeal plain flour 1 large egg 350ml semi-skimmed milk 100g granola 2 tbsp rapeseed oil 2 pink grapefruit 2 tbsp honey Method • Place the flours in a large bowl and whisk in the egg, then gradually whisk in the milk to form a batter. • Stir in the granola. • Heat a little oil in an 18cm based frying pan and add a ladle of the batter until the base is covered, cook for 1 minute or until golden, flip over and cook the same on the other side. • Repeat to make 8 pancakes, keeping them warm, separated by squares of

  • Mini marmalade and poppy seed loaves

    Calories: 369 per portion Makes 8 Ingredients 150g butter, softened 150g caster sugar 2 large eggs 100g orange marmalade + 1 tbsp 100g self-raising white flour 75g plain wholemeal flour 1 tsp baking powder 2 tsp poppy seeds 25g toasted flaked almonds Method • Preheat the oven to 180oC, gas mark 4. • Place the loaf cases on a baking sheet. • Whisk the butter and sugar together in a bowl until pale and fluffy. • Whisk in the eggs, one at a time. • Gently whisk in the 100g marmalade. • Mix together the flours, baking powder and poppy seeds and stir into the butter mixture. • Fold in the almonds and spoon into the cases. • Bake

  • Breakfast sundae

    Calories: 177 per portion Serves 2 Ingredients 50g muesli ¼ tsp ground ginger 175g low fat Greek style natural yogurt 2 tbsp orange juice 2 tsp honey 50g raspberries 50g blueberries Method • Mix together the muesli, ginger, yogurt, orange juice and honey. • Spoon the fruit into 2 pots and top with the muesli mixture. More info available at

  • Poppy and Cara Delevingne are picture-perfect bridesmaids for sister Chloe

    Chloe Delevingne tied the knot with property broker Ed Grant in a romantic Mayfair ceremony on Friday. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Chloe, 28, whose bridesmaids were her famous sisters Poppy and Cara Delevingne, sported a stunning strapless gown and wrapped up against the cold in a cream fur cape. The bride accessorised her look with silver heels and a statement diamond necklace, wearing her brunette hair in an elegant half ponytail.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Groom Ed paid tribute to his new wife by writing a heartfelt message on Instagram. "I am the luckiest man alive to be marrying this incredible woman

  • Winter Olympics: the most talked-about uniforms

    Team U.S.A's uniforms for the 2014 Sochi Olympics games were designed by Ralph Lauren. In distinctly patriotic shades of red, white and blue, the talking point is the patchwork knit cardigan covered in stars, the American flag, the Olympic rings and 2014.   The uniforms are sold at Ralph Lauren stores nationwide and were manufactured in the United States and are constructed of domestically-sourced materials. It was a conscious decision by the fashion house to avoid the controversy it encountered in 2012 during the London games when Team U.S.A.'s uniforms had been produced in China.   Other notable uniforms include Germany's rainbow-coloured wares designed by

  • Simon Cowell 'thrilled' to be returning to the X Factor

    Simon Cowell has confirmed that he will be returning for The X Factor 2014. Ending months of speculation Simon excitedly announced that he will appear once again on the UK talent show when it returns for its 11th series this autumn. "I'm absolutely thrilled to be returning to The X Factor UK," said father-to-be Simon, who has been in the US working on the American version of the show. "It's been three years since I last judged the competition and I'm excited to find a global superstar again."   "The UK X Factor has set the benchmark in finding worldwide superstars over the