The Teign in North Bovey, Devon, is one of those gorgeous British rivers that’s trimmed with lovely big old trees whose exposed roots reach down the muddy bank, while its branches cast lacy s
Northern Cyprus is a step back in tourism time, to uncomplicated and undersubscribed hotels, beaches and beauty spots, where summer holidays are all about taking it easy, soaking up a generous help
'Ah, would you look at the wee Willy dog,' squealed our ruddy-cheeked landlady as we pulled up outside our Irish b&b and began unpacking.
The heavy door leading down to the dark cellar growled open, and the girl shuffled aside nervously, waving me towards the entrance.
Exquisite but strangely headless statues stand silently watching over the remains of what was a capital city way back in 1100BC. Salamis, 6km north of Famagusta, has been called the Pompeii
Once upon a time, Thebes was one of the ancient world’s greatest cities, capital of Egypt and renowned for the richness of its royal houses and many spectacular temples.