Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top house, the Lakes: ‘It feels like a game of Potter I-spy’ – review

Delve into the world of natural wonders that inspired the author and explore her home on a Lake District family day out

Prague’s cryptocurrency cafe: a perfect brew of beans and bitcoins

The terms espresso bar and ‘anarchic ethical hacker collective’ don’t usually go together but this radical bitcoin-only hub in the Czech capital is no ordinary cafe

Tale of Dickens’ fight to save Shakespeare house retold in exhibition

Events in which novelist helped save bard’s birthplace from clutches of US showman PT Barnum will be celebrated in Stratford

The Connecticut garden that inspired American impressionist painters

Florence Griswold’s house and garden, now a museum, has barely changed since the turn of the 20th century when artists escaped here to paint outside, says the director of a new film on American impressionism

A Brittany eco-home with extra gîte and yurt – in pictures

A geobiologist has built this complex of buildings out of eco-friendly materials around a wooden main house, with scope for tourist rentals

Brewing up in Banff: tea with altitude at Lake Agnes Tea House, Canada

The 3.5km mountain hike in Banff national park may be tough but the tea, and the views, are well worth it. And at least you don’t have to carry the ingredients up there – like the staff do