Filter by



"activity" related travel guides

Weir on the River Wye at Bakewell

Buxton and Bakewell: the perfect break in the Peak District

by rfield

Destination: Buxton

The Peak District is one of England's rural highlights. By staying in Buxton, you can enjoy the best of town and country and discover some amazing food and drink on the doorstep of the great outdoors

Read more

The Dillon Garden, Dublin

Diarmuid Gavin's top five UK and Ireland gardens

Destination: Cornwall

The television and celebrity gardener talks about five of his favourite gardens from every corner of the UK and Ireland

Read more

Beaches on the Bay of the Somme

WAR AND PEACE - IN PICARDY

Destination: Amiens

New this year, 'Phantoms and Nightmares' exhibitions give further insight into WW1 - and Bay of the Somme has been recognised as one of the most beautiful in the world.

Read more

Dragon tree

La Palma: beauty and tranquillity in the Canary Islands

by Harry B

Destination: La Palma

A quiet, relaxed lifestyle in a pleasant climate, on a small island with stunning scenery and friendly people. If this sounds appealing, La Palma might be just the place for you

Read more

Stockholm from the Water

Stockholm – Cool, Clean and very Green

Destination: Stockholm

Summer in Stockholm is a breath of fresh air. This beautiful city on the water with its clean, crisp air and long summer days will leave you feeling invigorated and revitalised...

Read more

The Colosseum at night

Stepping through the history of Republic and Empire in Rome

by stokel

Destination: Rome

The Roman Empire was one of the largest the world has ever known, and is still famous today. Follow in the footsteps of the great Roman Republic in this tailor-made tour of the Eternal City.

Read more

View toward Wolstonbury Hill

Marvellous Mid Sussex: Windmills and Walks around Ditchling

Destination: Ditchling

Windmills, acres of space, quirky villages, numerous country pubs and miles of public footpaths are all on offer in this often overlooked part of the country.

Read more

Mysore Palace at night

What to see and do in the royal city of Mysore

Destination: Mysore

Mysore, an ideal starting point for visiting the beaches and mountains of the Western Ghats, pulls off perfectly the marriage of old and new. Read on to make the most of your visit…

Read more

Evening at La Scala (c) Fiona Bradley

Nightlife in Milan: opera and the performing arts

Destination: Milan

Milan has enormous cultural wealth, including opera, ballet and music, from classics to jazz, rock to heavy metal, theatre and festivals. Those who look can find world-class entertainment.

Read more