Kevin Hughes

Kenya's Masai Mara - far from the madding crowds

The Masai Mara, thanks to countless films and TV shows, is a magnet for tourists wanting that real safari experience. But stay at a camp outside the Reserve and enjoy the wildlife without the crowds 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

Relax in Mombasa before, or after, your safari adventure

Just an hour's flight from Nairobi you can relax at a Diani Beach luxury hotel overlooking the turquoise Indian Ocean. However, look below the surface and things are not quite what they seem. Read the guide

Central Park, the heart and lungs of New York City

If you're feeling exhaustion in New York - perhaps the world's busiest city - head for Central Park. There's so much to see and doing it justice will take far longer than you might think 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