Category: Travel

10 of the best: feel-good summer getaways

Ready to book the ultimate summer break? Check out these incredible, sun-drenched spots, hand-picked by our partner Mr & Mrs Smith With the summer holidays fast-approaching, it’s time to book that well-deserved break. We ask the travel experts at Mr & Mrs Smith for the best spots around the world to soak up the sun…

9 of the best last-minute escapes to book this autumn

From the Scilly Isles’ white sands to leafy riverside walks in Slovenia, travel journalist Joanna Booth suggests the best short-haul escapes for sun and culture With peak holiday season over, the summer’s hordes have retreated and travel prices are cheaper – it’s officially the best time to book a last-minute break. Here are nine top destinations to explore,…

9 alternative festive cities to visit this Christmas

Move over Munich: we’ve discovered the most unusual Christmas markets and festivals around the world. From Hong Kong’s decorated skyscrapers to Gothenburg’s arty pop-up markets, book now for an amazingly different Christmas break 1. Dutch Ice Sculpture Festival Where: Amsterdam, Holland Why: For a cool way to celebrate the holidays, Amsterdam’s annual ice festival is the…