David Ross

Sherlock Holmes' Meiringen

Considering that it is just a town where a fictional character didn’t actually die, Meiringen certainly makes the most of its singular literary connection Read the guide

Seeing Everest the easy way

Fewer than 3,000 people have climbed to the summit of Mount Everest. I am not one of them, and I had thought that the Nepalese capital, Kathmandu, was as close as I was ever likely to get Read the guide