Let’s stop pointing our camera phones at every single thing

If you’re lucky enough to see something truly remarkable, keep your phone in your pocket

Indian trains: a survival guide

India’s railway is sprawling and complicated, but navigating it is worth the effort

The decline of the rock ‘n’ roll muse

Thanks to feminism and Instagram, girls don’t want to be groupies anymore

His fair lady: Givenchy on his devotion to Audrey Hepburn

The designer remembers the most elegant of creative friendships

Labour’s Game of Thrones

The power play to decide who will succeed Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader will be ruthless

Totnes, a Narnia for the New Age

What makes this Devon town such a magnet for mystics, activists and ‘cranks in edible footwear’?

How posh are the posh versions of Tinder?

The exclusive dating apps offering love at first swipe

A guide to London street art

How to explore the capital’s street art scene

The best French Riviera summer sojourns

An insider’s guide to the ultimate Côte d’Azur holidays

Gifts that dad will actually appreciate on Father’s Day

On June 18, say it with food, fitness gadgets or even flowers

The City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia

The Spanish city where Doctor Who touched down

Julie Burchill falls in love with Valencia

Eight exhibitions to see

From Rembrandt to Grayson Perry, an eclectic selection of exhibitions to visit in the coming months

French President Emmanuel Macron visiting Amiens during the election campaign

Amiens: The city that made Macron

The French president’s quiet hometown is a wonderful destination for a weekend break

Five films to see in June

What to watch in cinemas this month

How to do Paris with kids

The French capital isn’t just a holiday destination for smooching couples

The Poetry Lovers Garden. Designed by: Fiona Cadwallader at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Finding literary inspiration in the garden

How writers and gardeners are influenced by one another’s art

Why rare books are thriving in the digital age

One of London’s oldest antiquarian booksellers says young collectors have given business a boost

10 commandments for the public house

The perfect pub should provide an alcohol-abetted escape from the modern world

Prince Philip: a sartorial star

The retired Duke of Edinburgh has always had an eye for simple but outstanding suits

Exhibition preview: Alberto Giacometti at Tate Modern

The major retrospective features more than 250 works by the Swiss artist

Julian Barrett as Mindhorn

Five films to see in May

What to watch in cinemas this month

How I discovered Germans do have a sense of humour

Mentioning the war is actively encouraged in German comedy clubs