Kevin Hughes

Ypres - the town that has never forgotten the brave

Every day a service to honour the thousands who made the ultimate sacrifice in the First World War takes place in Ypres, a Belgian town with a big heart and a lot more besides Read the guide

Walking in the footsteps of Kenya's Queen of Shaba

Shaba, in Kenya's arid north, remains relatively unvisited. Conservationist Joy Adamson, of Born Free fame, lived and died here - now you can safari in the same savage, beautiful land she called home Read the guide

Step back in time in Havana, Cuba

Relax by the pool of an all-inclusive hotel, take a dip in the warm turquoise Caribbean or explore the streets of one of the world's finest colonial cities. Nowhere quite beats that Cuban rhythm Read the guide

Iguazu Falls: a South American must-see

Iguazu, Iguassu, IguaƧu... however you spell their name, these awe-inspiring waterfalls on the border of Brazil and Argentina can justifiably claim to be the most spectacular in the world Read the guide

Historic Krakow, harrowing Auschwitz

The beauty and history of Krakow, with its magical town square and royal palace, is in stark contrast to the horrors of nearby Auschwitz. Visit both, and feel the ecstasy and agony of Poland Read the guide