Dan Hipgrave

Island life in Malaysia

The island of Langkawi is part of a beautiful archipelago of tropical islands - just the place for a first-time fishing trip Read the guide

Doing Dubai in a weekend

If you're looking for a quick fix of luxury lifestyle and reliable sunshine, Dubai can definitely deliver the goods Read the guide

A surprising side of Ecuador

Ecuador might not leap to mind as a nightlife destination - but from the clubs of Quito to the full-on partying of Montanita, it's got more than its fair share of action going on Read the guide

Cannes: beyond the red carpet

Yes, Cannes is best known for its ritzy annual film festival - but for the non-A-listers among us, it makes a great weekend break destination at any time of year Read the guide

Party on in Rimini

Learn how to mix the coolest tunes and the smoothest cocktails on a party weekend package in Rimini, on Italy's Adriatic coast Read the guide