Jill Phillip

Sulovske Skaly: the "rock city" of Slovakia

Climb, hike and cycle among the rock towers, gorges and ravines of this beautiful but unknown part of Slovakia - but hurry before everyone else discovers Sulovske Skaly too Read the guide

The Dolomites: a different winter wonderland

You don’t have to ski to enjoy the snow. Forget the flight, pass over the pistes, cut your carbon footprint and take the train to the Dolomites this winter Read the guide

Austria - a coffeehouse tour of Vienna

Winter is the perfect time to relish coffee as it was meant to be enjoyed: in the grandeur of Vienna's legendary coffeehouses Read the guide

Cakes and coffee in Budapest: a foodie guide

Take a tour of coffee houses on both sides of the Danube to discover the distinctive characters of Budapest's twin cities and sample the best of European confectionery Read the guide

Ditch the car - visit the Knoydart peninsula

Go to the Knoydart peninsula to escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Take in the scenery while bagging a Munro or explore the Scottish wilderness by boat and train Read the guide