winter

Winter’s end belongs to Paris

In the last of his winter notebooks, Horatio Clare hails the beauty of late winter mornings in Paris

26 Feb 2019

The best walks close to London

Escape the city with a winter walk this weekend, from the elegance of Cliveden to the rugged landscape of Leith Hill

22 Feb 2019

Winter notebook: sailing the English Channel

This narrow stretch of water teams with ships in winter and possesses a language and character all of its own

14 Feb 2019

A winter notebook: Sicily

Acclaimed writer Horatio Clare on winter in Sicily – from snow-capped Etna to the Ballaro market in Palermo

5 Feb 2019

Winter: from Sicily to Paris – a new series by Horatio Clare

Acclaimed writer Horatio Clare explores four continental winters and reflects on his own psychological battle with the season

27 Jan 2019

Mountain-top dining: the best high-altitude restaurants

From Courchevel to Canada’s Whistler and Japan’s Niseko: how to dine in style with the mountains at your window

23 Jan 2019

Where to go for snow: six winter escapes

Snow much choice: from ice skating on a frozen Italian lake to skiing down the same slopes as 007 in Austria

14 Jan 2019

Nature notebook: what to look out for on your winter walks

Whether you are a city dweller or a country lover, Rachael Bell keeps you in touch with the season

26 Dec 2018

Why I’m looking forward to the clocks going back

We should all lighten up about the darkness

24 Oct 2017

The perfect white wines for winter

When it’s really cold, there is nothing better than a glass (or two) of white

2 Feb 2017

Where to go for winter sun

A selection of sun-drenched destinations to suit all budgets

19 Jan 2017

Books to get you through winter

A literary selection that will banish the winter blues

17 Jan 2017

The art of good mulling

How to make delicious and uplifting mulled wine at home

29 Nov 2016

Allergy risk ‘depends on your month of birth’

New research at the University of Southampton claims that the likelihood of developing seasonal allergies depends on your month of…