Sally Dowling

Astounding Asturias – Spain’s Best Kept Secret

If you are looking for long sandy beaches combined with magnificent mountains, then Ribadesella in Northern Spain is the place to go. Read the guide

Exploring Santander and the Costa Verde - no flying required

Fancy joining the no-fly zone? Take the ferry to Santander and arrive rested and relaxed, ready to explore the stunning Cantabrian coastline. Read the guide

Arizona: tempting Tucson

Looking for heat and then some? Head off to Tucson in southern Arizona; I guarantee you won’t need to take a sweater Read the guide

Sanibel and Captiva Islands: barefoot paradise

With miles of soft sand beaches and warm shallow waters, a laid-back atmosphere and abundance of wildlife, you are sure to fall in love with Sanibel and Captiva Islands Read the guide

La Seu d'Urgell, Catalonia: a walking holiday in Spain

The Spanish Pyrenees are a walker's paradise during the summer months and La Seu d'Urgell is a perfect base offering spectacular views, an abundance of wild flowers and crystal clear rivers and lakes Read the guide