Mayrhofen in the Austrian Tyrol has evolved into more than just an ideal family ski resort. It is Austria's capital of freestyle snowboarding – and, every April, becomes the Glastonbury of the Alps
A night out in Birmingham offers something for everyone, whether it be real ale, late night clubs or good restaurants
Ever fantasised about playing James Bond? For your license to thrill head for the millionaires' playground of Monte Carlo and its glamorous casinos
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
London's Islington has a huge range of places to eat and drink to suit all tastes and budgets. Here are a few of my favourites, whether it's for a celebratory dinner, cocktails or just coffee and cake
by Jane McDonnell
Set in the warm waters of the Ionian sea, this beautiful island has stunning beaches and breath-taking scenery. Your summer holiday starts here...welcome to Zakynthos (Zante)
Havana is a city of crumbling elegance and restored colonial beauty. But behind the faded façade an infectious energy and rhythmic back-beat suffuses the streets of the Cuban capital
by Madra Rua
Exploring a city built on hills and dancing the night away can take its toll on just about anyone. But I can assure you the pain is worth every minute spent in beautiful, seductive Lisbon
by Alison Craig
Real bars. No themes. No DJs. Just locals chatting with great beer, some live Scottish music and wild Scottish dancing.
Chirpy seafront bars, homely real ale pubs, swish cocktail joints staffed by supercool mixologists – whatever floats your boat, you’ll probably find it in this most convivial of cities.