With summer temperatures averaging 30C, the Black Sea Riviera of Bulgaria is proving popular with sun-seekers. For guaranteed rays, sea, sand and nightlife on a budget, head for Sunny Beach resort
by Fifties traveller
This little-known Egyptian resort, just a five-hour flight from Gatwick, is the perfect winter escape. If snorkelling, scuba diving, golf or just lazing in the desert sun appeal, head for Taba Heights
The recently regenerated seaside town of Morecambe should not be overlooked. Take a stroll along the promenade, build sandcastles and admire the exhibitions and public artwork on display
Think you have to pay a fortune to enjoy world-class snorkelling, fishing and hammock-swinging in a pristine Bahamas hideaway? Think again!
Gushing blowholes, sandy beaches and picturesque coastal walks. Sydney's secret hideaway - Kiama, welcomes surfers and families alike.
Combine learning the martial art of Thai boxing with the sights and sounds of Thailand's third largest island, Koh Samui. Relax on the beach, train, and refuel with delicious Thai food
With volcanoes, mountains, forests and waterfalls, La Palma is a paradise for nature lovers in the Canary Islands
There is a beach to suit everyone on Fuerteventura, Spain's Canary Island closest to Africa with sunshine all year round
The charming city of Riga is a must have experience for anyone wanting to personalise a break to suit their own schedule and interests
by Tom J
Key West offers the perfect island life. From serene coffee shops to lively nightlife, crazy street performers to welcoming locals, it is a place everyone must visit at least once