Travel

Four snow-capped cities to visit this winter

Vienna, Oslo, Stockholm and St Petersburg all come alive in the winter months

11 Nov 2019

The 10 best German Christmas markets to visit this winter

Christmas is coming and the soulless chainstores in my local shopping centre are full of festive tat. It’s at this…

5 Nov 2019

The best hotels for book lovers

Step inside these six bookish hotels, from the Art Deco Devon hotel beloved by Agatha Christie to the classic Dublin hotel at the centre of Irish literary life

29 Oct 2019

On the road in Atlantic Canada

From whale spotting in Novia Scotia to the colourful houses of Lunenberg, Canada’s coastline delights at every turn

28 Oct 2019

Explore the Californian retreat favoured by Hollywood stars

Rancho Puerta near the Mexican border has hosted everyone from Aldous Huxley to Kate Winslet and Oprah Winfrey

21 Oct 2019

What to see and do in Athens

The original seat of democracy, with its ancient history and thriving hipster scene, is the ideal way to escape the murk of Brexit era politics

17 Oct 2019
Beautiful natural rock arch in Ayia Napa on Cyprus island

Spend the weekend in…Limassol, Cyprus

The Cypriot capital of Limasol boasts fine food and culture in equal measure

14 Oct 2019

London’s finest hotels for art lovers

When it comes to art, some of the capital’s big name hotels have just as much to offer as leading…

10 Oct 2019

Spend the weekend in…Berlin

Berlin is one of the few metropoles whose atmosphere rivals London

8 Oct 2019

Five go to Dorset: follow in the footsteps of Enid Blyton

Blyton’s favourite holiday spot inspired many of her stories and you can retrace her adventures today

7 Oct 2019

The best boutique country hotels to try this Autumn

From roll top baths to roaring fires, here’s where to escape to for a break as the leaves start to fall

4 Oct 2019

The 10 best movie-themed sights in LA

Visit these streets from the silver screen with our guide to Los Angeles

30 Sep 2019

Head to Nashville for Honky Tonk bars and music legends

The Deep South’s Music City has a truly infectious spirit

27 Sep 2019

Spend the weekend on…the isle of Sark

This car-free island off the coast of Normandy takes you back to a slower pace of life

16 Sep 2019

What to see and do in Palma

Majorca’s charm has been overlooked and nowhere is this more evident than Palma

12 Sep 2019

Spend the weekend in…Munich

There’s much more to Munich than Oktoberfest

9 Sep 2019

Beyond Bermuda’s beaches: uncover the archipelago’s colourful side

This unsung archipelago feels like a blend of Brighton and Jamaica

4 Sep 2019

Spend the weekend in…Oxford

Oxford has long been a day trippers’ favourite but here’s why you should stay for the weekend

3 Sep 2019
Plage de la courtade, Porquerolles

Discover the tiny French island that is paradise for art lovers

Porquerolles off the coast of the French Riviera boasts an art collection to rival that of any city-centre gallery

20 Aug 2019

Off The Beaten Track: Peru’s Sacred Valley of the Incas

There’s much more to the Peruvian Andes than Machu Picchu – here’s how to explore its ancient landmarks and cuisine

16 Aug 2019

Spend the weekend in…Bologna

Known as “the stomach of Italy”, Bologna is home to some of the country’s finest cuisine

14 Aug 2019

Explore Sørlandet: the ‘Norwegian riviera’ unknown to Brits

Discover the coastal honeypot in Southern Norway popular with Norwegian holidaymakers but almost unknown to Brits

12 Aug 2019

The five best new London hotels

The capital has seen a plethora of new openings this year, from heritage treats to modern skyscrapers and iconic American…

12 Aug 2019
Pentle Bay, Tresco, Isles of Scilly. Visit Isles of Scilly

Britain’s best beaches

From unspoilt dunes to turquoise waters, Blighty has a beach to suit every taste – here’s our pick of the best.

7 Aug 2019
Hungarian parliament

Spend the weekend in…Budapest

From thermal baths to nearby vineyards, Budapest is a weekender’s dream

7 Aug 2019

Italy’s Trentino: a weekend among wildflowers

The varied landscape of Italy’s Trentino is paradise for flower lovers and hikers alike

6 Aug 2019