Lucy Oates

A dog-friendly short break in North Norfolk

With its vast deserted beaches, picture postcard villages and unique salt marshes, North Norfolk is a great place to enjoy the great outdoors Read the guide

Outdoor adventures in Queensland, Australia

Queensland is a nature lovers' paradise that gives visitors access to two World Heritage-listed wonders of the natural world - Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef Read the guide

Rest, relaxation and restaurants in unspoilt Alvor

The village of Alvor in the Algarve is charmingly unspoilt. Unlike some of its larger neighbours along the coast, it has retained its unique character and friendly feel Read the guide

Explore the untamed landscapes of Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Mass tourism has reached the once remote and inaccessible Cape Verdean island of Boa Vista but, for the time being at least, it remains refreshingly unspoilt and largely undeveloped Read the guide

Singapore: a unique blend of old and new

Steeped in history yet firmly rooted in the 21st century, Singapore is a multi-faceted city where East meets West and old contrasts with new Read the guide