Mary Murtagh

Helsinki: a city for all seasons

Effortlessy cool Helsinki - the city where East meets West - is about sauna, Scandinavian chic and enjoying long summer days or cold winter nights Read the guide

Travelling coast to coast on a USA road trip

Watch pink grapefruit sunrises, play the slot machines in Las Vegas and camp out under a sky filled with a thousand stars. It's all part of a rough and ready but unforgettable Green Tortoise road trip Read the guide

Island hopping in Orkney

Take a walk on the wild side in Orkney, spotting puffins and seals, hopping between islands, and finding empty beaches with white sand and clear turquoise water Read the guide