By Marcus.Waring

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

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.

Summer in Gstaad

Famous for its chichi ski scene, the Swiss resort of Gstaad also has some surprisingly active things to do when the snow and show have gone

Flying high in Florida

There are some things in life that just shouldn’t be faked, but is skydiving one of them? Florida is the place to find out

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

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