Tina Walsh

Rare delights in Borneo

Rainforests, orang-utans, national parks... the often overlooked island of Borneo has much to offer those looking for something different Read the guide

Istanbul: where east meets west with fantastic results

If your image of Istanbul is all kebabs, headscarves and moustachioed men, prepare for a surprise - these days it's also super-cool clubs and Ozbek-clad babes Read the guide

Norway: naturally gorgeous

The southwestern corner of Norway is one of the country’s most beautiful areas, with stunning mountain scenery, magnificent fjords and pretty little towns and villages Read the guide

There's more to Transylvania than Dracula

The remote Romanian region of Transylvania is forever associated with vampires and spooky castles - but those who visit find an authentic charm that's all but disappeared elsewhere in Europe Read the guide

On the border: where England and Scotland meet

Once one of the most lawless parts of Britain, the so-called Debatable Land, on the English-Scottish border, is now a fascinating destination for anyone with an interest in history and legend Read the guide