Inside the Exclusion Zone: is it right to visit Chernobyl?

What it’s like to be a tourist in the Exclusion Zone.

10 Feb 2020

The Northern Lights: what you need to know before you plan your trip

When it comes to sighting the Aurora Borealis, plenty of pre-trip research pays off.

7 Feb 2020
Ban Gioc Detian Waterfall at the Border of China and Vietnam

7 places to visit in 2020 that don’t require a visa

Visa-free travel on the continent may soon be a thing of the past, so where else in the world will a British passport take you?

6 Feb 2020

Where to see Caravaggio’s paintings in Rome

Lovers of Caravaggio are particularly well served by the Eternal City.

31 Jan 2020

8 of the best travel destinations for surfers 

Bondi Beach and Waikiki aren’t the only places serving up perfect waves.

29 Jan 2020
Mona Pavillions, Hobart, Australia

Gallery hotels: five of the best to stay in

Art fanatics are taking the gallery experience to a new level. Explore these stylish art hotels from Provence to St Moritz.

28 Jan 2020

Five exotic gardens to discover abroad

Gardener Non Morris brings you her pick of the world’s most exotic gardens – from an Islamic paradise garden to an Italian haven planted in a ruined village.

27 Jan 2020

How to see Borneo’s orangutans – while you still can

Malaysia’s orangutans are under threat – could eco tourism help save them?

24 Jan 2020
Great Clock in Rouen city, France

Five literary cities to visit in France

Visit the places that come alive in the pages of France’s best loved novels and poetry.

22 Jan 2020

The best spa breaks to buy her for Valentine’s Day

Beat the winter blues with a stay in one of these spa hotels, just a hop and a skip from London.

21 Jan 2020

Six painting retreats for 2020

Take your brush and palette on tour, from Tuscan villas to English country houses.

17 Jan 2020
SUMMERLY at The Hoxton

The best bars in New York

Whether you’re in NYC for work or sightseeing, here’s where to unwind at the end of the day.

15 Jan 2020

Spend the weekend in…Edinburgh

The Scottish capital is awash with top notch restaurants and galleries.

15 Jan 2020

7 staycations for stargazers

Britain boasts some of the most coveted dark sky reserves in Europe. Here’s how to explore them.

8 Jan 2020
Sean Connery rehearses a bedroom scene with actress Daniela Bianchi, for the James Bond film 'From Russia With Love' (Getty)

The best hotels for film lovers

From Bond to Lost in Translation, these seven hotels are sure to please the film lover in your life

7 Jan 2020

Mumbai and Madhya Pradesh: Heritage India in a week

From Mumbai’s Soho House, beloved by Bollywood’s stars, to an Indian fort hotel, add a dash of luxury to your sight seeing

7 Jan 2020

Spend the weekend in…a treehouse

Switch off amid the trees and reconnect with nature, from the Mendipp Hills to the Dordogne

3 Jan 2020
Bacchus Temple, Baalbek, Bekaa Valley, Lebanon

Off the beaten track in Lebanon

The Foreign Office has lifted its travel restrictions on the Bekaa valley, visited by everyone from Einstein to Ella Fitzgerald. Here’s how to explore it.

2 Jan 2020
Hierve el Agua, thermal spring in the Central Valleys of Oaxaca, Mexico

8 unusual travel destinations for 2020

Go off the beaten track this year – from gorillas in Uganda to wine-tasting in Georgia

1 Jan 2020
The Venice Simplon Orient Express

Six European rail adventures to go on from London

The resurgence of rail travel is one of the guaranteed trends we will be seeing more of the in the…

30 Dec 2019

8 undiscovered European cities to visit in 2020

From Bruges to Venice, from Amsterdam to Barcelona, Europe’s most popular destinations have become overrun with tourists – so if…

27 Dec 2019

How to holiday like a Jedi in the USA

Take the force with you on holiday with a visit to the key film locations from Star Wars

26 Dec 2019

Spend the weekend in the Highlands

As we dream of gawping at waterfalls half a world away, it’s easy to forget that Britain itself is full…

19 Dec 2019

5 reasons why Oman should be your next adventure travel destination

Perched on the edge of the Arabian Peninsula, Oman might seem an unlikely adventure travel destination. In contrast to most…

19 Dec 2019

Off the beaten track: Botswana

A favourite of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, here’s why Botswana should be on your travel radar

16 Dec 2019

Six new year getaways for the start of 2020

From Lisbon to Tokyo, kick off 2020 with an adventure

5 Dec 2019