Mark Rowe

Jersey: it's not just tax breaks and Bergerac

Closer to France than it is to the UK, but belonging to neither, Jersey is an ideal weekend break even if you’re not a tax exile Read the guide

A taste of old Shanghai

Shanghai's well on its way to becoming another Manhattan or Hong Kong - so you’d better be quick if you want to catch the more historic side of the city Read the guide

On the canal trail in Manchester

Manchester may be “happening” but it also has a fascinating industrial past that's been rejuvenated in recent years Read the guide

Sofia: a weekend break with a difference

Bulgaria’s capital will dispel a few misconceptions and is the best place to buy a vintage typewriter Read the guide

Cycling in Copenhagen

The Danish capital of Copenhagen – the location for the 21st century’s first major climate change treaty - is a joy to cycle around Read the guide