Stuart George

Buddhas and bullet trains in Tokyo

With a population of millions, Tokyo can be a real assault on the senses but trips out to other parts of Honshu will give you a break from the relentless urban buzz Read the guide

On the Cape Town waterfront

There are two waterfronts in Cape Town, and one is definitely more exciting than the other Read the guide

Chill out in Kyoto

Kyoto is Japan’s prettiest city and an ideal base for exploring central Japan Read the guide

Vintage views in the Hunter Valley

With great countryside producing even greater wines, the Hunter Valley of New South Wales is a natural magnet for anyone with an interest in good food and drink Read the guide

Martinborough: where small is beautiful

The tiny New Zealand town of Martinborough is a great place to spend a few days eating and drinking Read the guide