Cathy Smith

Scotland: the road to the Western Isles

Exploring the rugged landscapes of Scotland's Western Isles will take you from desolate moors to deserted white sandy beaches Read the guide

A taste of Champagne

Drink your fill of fizz and explore pretty, flower-filled villages on a tour round France's famous Champagne region Read the guide

Helsinki: Finland's classy capital

Perfect for a short break, Helsinki is a pocket-sized metropolis and easy to explore on foot Read the guide