By Mari.Nicholson

Hua Hin: Thailand's royal resort

It’s easier to define what Hua Hin is not, rather than what it is.  It is not overdeveloped, it isn’t overrun, and it hasn’t the brashness of Pattaya, where th

Sicilian splendours

The dark and dapper men with wraparound shades and Gucci loafers sitting at the Bar Mocambo in Piazza IX Aprile in Taormina looked just like members of the Mafia, but they turned

Midnight sun on a Swedish canal trip

With three cheeky toots on its whistle and a blast from the funnel, we glided out of Gothenburg on board the 90-year-old steamship Wilhelm Tham, destination Stockholm.