Marcus Waring

Capital ideas in Madrid

Madrid is world-famous for its cultural trio of heavyweight museums - but don’t get stuck in the past and forget to enjoy the Spanish capital's newer offerings Read the guide

A foodie weekend in San Sebastián

From Michelin stars to pintxo bars, the Spanish city of San Sebastián is a place to spoil your tastebuds silly, with something for all budgets and tastes Read the guide

West Sussex has good hotels sussed

Far from the madding crowd (or an hour and a half by train from London), West Sussex contains five great hotels to unwind in. And only one is by the seaside. Read the guide

Where to sleep in Madrid

The Spanish capital has thousands of hotels, hostels and pensions to choose from. To help make decision-making easier, here are five firm favourites Read the guide

Snowmobiling in the Arctic Circle

On an extreme snowmobile safari from Finland to the frozen wastes of Russia, a noisy 540cc beast soon becomes your new best friend Read the guide