Five exhibitions to plan ahead for

An eclectic array of exhibitions to visit in the coming months

Plays to book ahead for

Secure your tickets for these upcoming theatre gems

Don’t sneer at selfies

Kim Kardashian and van Gogh have more in common than you might think

Recipe: Blackberry and bay leaf jam

Blackberry season is early so let’s make the most of it

A trip to Dracula’s birthplace won’t bleed you dry

The Transylvanian citadel that’s perfect for a budget break

Five unfashionable fish we should all be eating

Help support British fishing by trying alternatives to cod, salmon and tuna

The best museums outside London

From surgical secrets to archaeological treasures

Recipe: Sausage rolls with mango chutney

A fruity twist on an old favourite

How safe is a holiday to Turkey?

Political turmoil and terrorist attacks led to a decline in tourism, but holidaymakers are returning to the country

Edinburgh’s other festival

Venture beyond the Fringe for the excellent Edinburgh Art Festival

The Diary: Things to do in August

Your essential what’s on guide for the month ahead

The welcome revival of the revue show

As political life becomes stranger than fiction, the satirical revue is making a comeback