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The scenic Hvar island at sunset. Image: iStock/mbbirdy

The best beaches, swim spots and beyond in Croatia

Mediterranean bliss, ancient-kingdom charm and stunning national parks are just some of the things that Croatia offers, as it slithers down the continent towards Montenegro. But would any holiday here […]

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Food & Drink

Terrace Restaurant & Bar at Swinton Estate, Ripon, North Yorkshire. Image courtesy of Terrace Restaurant & Bar

Must-visit British foodie destinations outside of London

Armed with a clean palate and a healthy appetite, head outside of the foodie capital and discover a plethora of gastronomic delights across the UK. Whether it’s dining on rustic […]

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Destinations, Food & Drink, Hotels

Port of Nice. Image: iStock/Eva-Katalin

Nice city guide: where to eat, shop, stay and more

From its coastline lapped by clear Mediterranean waters way out to its hilly outskirts, the city of Nice needs no introduction. The popular French Riviera gem is all about indulging […]

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Hotels

Image courtesy of 100 Rizes Luxury Seaside Resort

Our stay of the week – 100 Rizes Luxury Seaside Resort, Peloponnese Coast

The southern Peloponnese Coast of Greece is often overlooked by visitors, who flock to the islands or the Aegean-fronted region of Thessalonika instead. This relatively hidden part of the country […]

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Destinations

Loughrigg Fell, Lake District. Image: iStock/alex_west

From Windermere to Ullswater: the most scenic walks in the Lake District

Come wind, rain or shine, there is nowhere quite as beautiful in England as the Lake District, where soaring peaks, rich green valleys, lush forests and an infinite number of […]

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Destinations, Food & Drink

Oyster and shrimp po-boy sandwich. Image: iStock/MarkGillow

Six of the best foodie cities in the USA

Though the USA is famous for its food, it’s not all about how many McDonald’s there are per capita or how many wings a man can eat in 10 minutes. […]

by × April 1, 2019 × 0 comments

Hotels

Image courtesy of Hillthwaite

Hotel review: Hillthwaite, Lake District

As far as rural landscapes go, it’s difficult to beat the Lake District. Forming England’s largest National Park, it’s home to 16 lakes, rugged peaks and lush, sprawling forests, coloured […]

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Destinations

Sunrise in Bali, Indonesia. Image: iStock/Yarygin

From fire dances to waterfalls: the most extraordinary experiences in Bali

An island like no other, Bali is a dreamy jungle paradise with an undeniable spiritual atmosphere. As you walk along its streets, speckled with burning incense and offerings to the […]

by × March 25, 2019 × 0 comments

Culture, Destinations

Tiergarten, Berlin. Image: iStock/christianchen

48 hours in: Berlin

From WWI and WWII to the split of the city into East and West, Berlin has had more than its fair share of turmoil and tragedy. World-famous street art links […]

by × March 18, 2019 × 0 comments

Destinations

Etosha National Park, Namibia

Sensational safaris: which is the best one for you?

There’s nothing more bucket-list-ticking than a safari, whether it’s a thrilling game drive through famous Kruger National Park or a sand-strewing quad bike adventure with a camel ride across the […]

by × March 12, 2019 × 0 comments