Kathy Arnold

Kennedy Space Center: Florida’s best day out

Florida is all about theme parks and thrill rides, right? Wrong. For real lift-off, the most exciting day out is an hour from Orlando: Kennedy Space Center Read the guide

New England: leaf-peeping for beginners

In old England, autumn means dull brown leaves and misty mornings; in New England, fall signals a rash of brightly-coloured leaves, clear sunny days and crisp nights. Glorious! Read the guide

Celtic Canada: Nova Scotia's tartan treasure

Famed for its unspoiled scenery, world-class seafood and Celtic heritage, Nova Scotia was settled by the Scots, Irish and French. This summer, go for a fascinating pot-pourri of tradition Read the guide

Toronto in 48 hours

Canada’s largest city is also one of North America’s most vibrant communities. From bustling markets to some of the world’s outstanding art collections, Toronto has it all Read the guide

Cape Cod: where America goes to relax

Looking for a special summer holiday? Cape Cod is known as one of America’s favourite vacation destinations. Great beaches; romantic inns, fine restaurants and history that goes back 400 years Read the guide