Cultural (1007 community guides)

Sort by

#181/1007
Rating:
5
(3 comments)
Destination: Dubai
Trip type: Adventure, Beach, Cultural
Where can you slide down giant sand dunes, ski on snowy slopes, exhaust yourself shopping, swim in deliciously warm seas and enjoy sumptuous luxury - all in one day? It could only be Dubai! ... read more »
#182/1007
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Padstow, Rock
A break in the Cornish fishing port is a must. Not only does it have fine food, a perfect setting and suberb beaches nearby, it's home to England's quirkiest tradition - the Obby Oss... read more »
#183/1007
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Salzburg
As well as having a picture-perfect setting, Salzburg also boasts pretty buildings, natural beauty, culture galore, hearty cuisine and excellent shopping. And, of course, music, music, music!... read more »
#184/1007
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Jamaica
On the north coast of Jamaica, in Oracabessa, there are lots of villas fringed by lush gardens with a private beach. This one, called Goldeneye, is special. It's where Ian Fleming wrote the 007 books... read more »
#185/1007
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Hong Kong, China
Trip type: Adventure, Cultural
It may be famous for its skyline, its double-decker trams, its shopping and its fabulous Asian food – but the real attraction of Hong Kong is a mountain escalator made for commuters... read more »
#186/1007
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Tokyo
Harajuku, a district propelled into western consciousness by moody gothic Lolitas and a certain Ms Stefani, has much more to offer a visitor than a bizarre photo opportunity.... read more »
#187/1007
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Borneo is a land of mystery, an exotic, untamed destination. Following the headhunters' trail makes for a uniquely cultural experience, as modern life merges gently with ancient customs... read more »
#188/1007
Rating:
4.5
(4 comments)
Calm, clean and cultured, with an incredibly beautiful setting, Geneva is nothing short of gorgeous. It's also the perfect base for boat trips on the lake and scenic train rides high into the Alps... read more »
#189/1007
No image
Rating:
4.5
(4 comments)
Destination: Marrakech
If shopping's your thing, then head to Marrakech, where bartering for a bargain is an ancient art form. You can shop till you drop and then recharge in one of the city’s boutique riads... read more »
#190/1007
Rating:
4.5
(4 comments)
Destination: Venice
Wonderful holidays are created by wonderful experiences. I have distilled the best moments from over 30 trips to Venice so you can make the most of your short break... read more »
#191/1007
Rating:
4.6
(5 comments)
Destination: Chester
The Roman city of Chester boasts Britain's largest amphitheatre, the most complete city walls, the oldest sporting venue in continuous use and much more besides. Reborn, Chester waits to welcome you. ... read more »
#192/1007
Rating:
4.5
(5 comments)
Destination: Luang Prabang
Trip type: Cultural, Winter Sun
With its many ancient monasteries, riverside restaurants and mountain views, the World Heritage city of Luang Prabang is gaining a reputation as a centre for languid luxury... read more »
#193/1007
Rating:
4.4
(6 comments)
Destination: London
For centuries the site of an important market Covent Garden has been transformed into a modern, major tourist attraction where street entertainers and musicians add to the bustling market atmosphere. ... read more »
#194/1007
Rating:
4.4
(7 comments)
In elegant Jerez instead of wine, women and song, read sherry, flamenco and dancing horses... read more »
#195/1007
Rating:
4.4
(6 comments)
Castles and art, boats and golf, southern Brittany has it all! ... read more »
#196/1007
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Leon
A key stop on the pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela, León is the place to go for Romanesque, Gothic and Gaudí architecture. The past is palpable, but this is a throughly modern, vibrant city... read more »
#197/1007
No image
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Lyon
Lyon is supposed to be dreary and grey. So what is it about this surprisingly stylish and lively French city that will have visitors singing?... read more »
#198/1007
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Northumberland
Trip type: Activity, Cultural
OK, so following the full 73 miles of Hadrian's Wall might be pushing it, but if you just fancy a taster, this brief itinerary for a Northumberland day out should do the trick... read more »
#199/1007
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Porto
Few European cities can match the variety, the history and the sheer good value that are packed into Portugal’s charming northern capital of Porto. Here’s how to enjoy it, and where to stay... read more »
#200/1007
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Havana, Varadero
Trip type: Beach, Cultural, Family
Relax by the pool of an all-inclusive hotel, take a dip in the warm turquoise Caribbean or explore the streets of one of the world's finest colonial cities. Nowhere quite beats that Cuban rhythm ... read more »
Showing 181-200 of 1007 results
Syndicate content