Jenny McKelvie

Korčula's a jewel

According to local legend, Marco Polo was born in Korčula and chose to enjoy his twilight years there. It's easy to see how this lovely Croatian island could have captivated the great adventurer Read the guide

Cape Town: a natural beauty

Cape Town’s boast that it enjoys the most dramatic setting of any city in the world might just be true. This verdant oasis, sandwiched between mountains and sea, is, quite simply, stunning Read the guide

Montenegro: the real pearl of the Adriatic

With clean sandy beaches, well-preserved old towns and a coastline every bit as dramatic as Croatia's, it can only be a matter of time before the tourist hordes rediscover the magic of Montenegro Read the guide

South Africa's Kruger National Park is hard to beat

A South African safari is something that dreams are made of. Head for Kruger National Park, the country’s largest game reserve, and you can see a staggering array of animals Read the guide

Tallinn’s stunning Old Town

In 1997 UNESCO added the historic centre of Tallinn to its World Heritage Site list. Visiting today it is easy to see why: this well-preserved Old Town is one of Europe’s most charming Read the guide