Trevor Claringbold

Driving through the French Alps

It's worth taking time to explore the back roads through the French Alps, one of the most beautiful and dramatic regions in the whole of Europe Read the guide

Goa: an Indian gem

Goa's famous for its beaches - and rightly so - but this former Portuguese colony on India's west coast also has a wealth of other natural and cultural highlights that might surprise you Read the guide

Cancun: Mexico’s Caribbean paradise

Forget images of tumbleweed blowing across the desert: Cancun is the modern, sophisticated face of Mexican tourism - and it’s wonderful Read the guide

Touring Jordan

With a history stretching back 10,000 years, magnificent desert panoramas and the famous Dead Sea, Jordan is a fascinating place to visit, and surprisingly easy to travel round Read the guide

Cycling in the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic might not be the obvious first choice when it comes to a cycling holiday, but the countryside round Prague is beautiful, friendly and full of well-marked trails Read the guide