Robin McKelvie

Where to Stay in London in 2011

When you've spent much of your travel-writing life staying at London's rich bounty of hotels, you get pretty clued up on the best places to overnight in the capital Read the guide

Lisbon: Europe's Most Captivating Capital

Take a break in the Portuguese capital of Lisbon and you'll discover a impressive city that's awash with history. Read the guide

Krakow - The Ultimate City Break.

With a beautiful old centre and more than enough sights to fill a weekend, the Polish city of Krakow makes a charming short-break destination. Better yet, it's great value too Read the guide

Split - The Real Pearl of the Croatian Adriatic.

Head away from the Dubrovnik crowds and you'll discover that Byron's 'pearl of the Adriatic' moniker applies equally well to Dalmatia’s largest city, Split Read the guide

Get off the Beach and Walk the Spanish Costas

There is life beyond the beach in Spain: leave the bustling resorts of the Costas behind, and head for the rugged hinterland, where virginal mountains and unspoiled villages await Read the guide