Travel

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

A foodie’s guide to Amsterdam

Discover Amsterdam’s food scene, from Dutch classics to fusion dishes

28 Nov 2019

Spend the weekend in…Bath

It may have been built for leisure but Bath’s rich layers of roman and Georgian history make it England’s finest city

26 Nov 2019

Indonesia’s islands: from Bali to Bawah

Snorkel and surf your way around Indonesia’s most unspoilt islands

21 Nov 2019

The best hotels an hour away from London

Escaping the capital has never been easier with these six luxury boltholes just a stone’s throw away

19 Nov 2019

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