By Sally.Davies

Majorca: the best hideaway hotels

The Majorcan countryside has some of the prettiest landscapes in Spain, and over the past few years some gorgeous places to stay have opened. Here are five of the best

The pick of Fez riads

The Moroccan sacred city of Fez is the unlikely setting for some sinfully luxurious accommodation - its traditional riads (boutique hotels) are great places to stay. Here are five of the best

Barcelona's best seafood restaurants

Barcelona's fishing district, Barceloneta, is the place for paella and heaped plates of shellfish. Here are some of the best restaurants in the area

Shopping in Barcelona: fashion and shoes

Whether it's a pair of Christian Louboutin leopardskin slingbacks you need or a nice thick cardie, you'll find it in Barcelona's easily strollable shopping streets

Shopping in Barcelona: gifts

If you're after a souvenir classier than a paella fridge magnet, you'll be spoilt for choice in Barcelona. You just have to know where to look