The mythical mist-shrouded Rwenzori Mountains form Uganda's western border with the Congo. We embarked on a six-day trek to climb the 4619m peak Mount Weismann and explore the "Mountains of the Moon"
If ski resort runs are proving crowded, why not think about really sloping off this season and heading for the Vallee Blanche in France, Europe's longest ski run?
Forget what Orson Welles said about Switzerland – it’s much more than cuckoo clocks and cheese. Lucerne is a typical example: a super-modern city that fools the visitor into thinking it’s a village
by Johanna Bradley
The Polish town of Zakopane is a popular spot for winter sports holidays - and it's not hard to see why, with a superb backdrop of easy-to-reach mountain peaks and a wide range of activities on offer
Following a Bob Marley trail through Jamaica takes in the colourful capital, a lively beach resort and the fabulous countryside in between
Whilst the crunch continues, staycations have proved to be a popular choice this summer. So why should you consider North Wales for your budget break?
If you're looking for a short break, why not head to Scotland and have a Highland fling? Get into the heart of this landscape with whisky, waders and a fishing rod
Trekking in Nepal will, quite literally, leave you feeling on top of the world, and the Annapurna Circuit will challenge even the most enthusiastic walker
Off-season is a great time to head for the west of Ireland, to see Connemara and the Burren unencumbered by summer crowds
From snowy mountains to dusty desert, the stunning landscapes of the small province of Navarra, in northern Spain, are nothing if not varied