Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Where to travel off the beaten track in February

According to global travellers, these are the best places to head off the beaten track in February, alongside the highlights of each destination.* Chefchaouen, Morocco A typical street in Morocco's Blue City, Chefchaouen, where the old...

Berlin’s 7 most intriguing cinemas

Berlin is a city of cinephiles. From the smallest cinema in Berlin to the movie house that helped reunification efforts, here are seven of the most intriguing cinemas. International mingling at the Hackesche Höfe Kino The...

Why travellers love Campos do Jordão

Campos do Jordão is one of the top trending travel destinations in 2018. We asked international globetrotters what they love about this European-style city, high in the mountains of Brazil. Nature The green valleys of Campos...

5 luxury winter sun escapes

Nothing lifts the spirits in winter like a sunshine-filled holiday; add an element of luxury and you’ll be on cloud nine. Here are the ultimate luxury winter sun escapes. Vantage Over Byron, Australia Watch the sunset in...

Destination Inspiration: Füssen, Germany

Why go? Füssen looks like it’s been lifted from the pages of a bedtime story. Surrounded by lakes and the Alps, the town is famed for the fantastical castles of Ludwig II, the ‘Fairy-Tale King’. Hohenschwangau...

Holidays that harness creativity and community

As if travel wasn’t rewarding enough already, there are destinations that will also inspire your creative streak and help you give back to the local community. From designer campsites that you construct as a group...

Destination Inspiration: Abano Terme, Italy

Why go? Since Roman times, people have sought out Abano Terme's healing thermal waters. This spa town's curative reputation is summed up by its name, coming from the Greek term ‘à ponos’, which means ‘to...

5 cities that put makeup on the map

Natural beauty is all well and good, but there’s nothing wrong with a little enhancement now and then. Whether you line your eyes, contour your cheekbones or just like a bit of sparkle, make...

Focus on: the Faroe Islands

In the stormy depths of the North Atlantic, the Faroe Islands make up an archipelago of 18 islands, found midway between Iceland and Scotland, that are increasingly attracting savvy travellers aware of their off-the-beaten-track...

Destination inspiration: Dresden, Germany

Why go? Located close to the Czech border on the banks of the River Elbe, Dresden is home to some astounding Baroque architecture. The city – which can be traced back to 12th-century Slavic settlers...