In the heart of the Mediterranean

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When you have the likes of Rome and Venice to compete with, you could easily be ignored. But not so Apulia. Its history, legends and coastline make it impossible to miss.

Astrotourism, a Chilean speciality


Let us introduce you to the perfect setting to enjoy astronomic tourism, in perfect company....

“A ring that will win over any heart”


Frodo and Gollum would agree: there’s a better ring than Sauron’s and it’s in Ireland.

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Discover your own moment of pleasure in Istanbul: A cruise down the Bosphorus, a massage in a Turkish bath or a ‘meze’ dinner that ends smoking shisha.
Discover your own moment of pleasure in Istanbul: A cruise down the Bosphorus, a massage in a Turkish bath or a ‘meze’ dinner that ends smoking shisha.

“This is like climbing a tree in a hurricane”

She exchanged her office job to do acrobatics at more than 240km per hour, attached to a 1940s biplane. That is life in the clouds.
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Where cold comes from

In eastern Siberia, thermometers normally hover at around -50°C. It is a white steppe, where towns like Oymyakon, the coldest in...
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The cage of death

15 minutes swimming with one of the biggest marine crocodiles in the world. Terrifying or terrific? Only at Crocosaurus Cove, Darwin,...

On the Back of the Snakes of Kerala

The water of the lakes of southern India dances to the rhythm of ores. The...

The oases of the American Sahara

It’s not every day that we find water in the desert. The Lençóis Maranhenses National...

Six reasons why La Palma is the pretty island

Among volcanoes and black sandy beaches, the most north-westerly of the Canary Islands looks forever...

The Macau menu: fusion cuisine and Michelin stars


They take fusion cuisine to the next level. Only the Macanese are capable of condensing...

Five perfect places for a stag celebration


Whether you love or hate them, there’s a stag destination just right for you. It’s...

Minorca and the return to a slower pace

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Wellbeing for body and mind, detox getaways to disconnect from routine and noise. The island of Minorca is opting for serenity, and promoting the slow life.
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Lovestruck in Tuscany

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Destinations to surprise Cupid

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Intimate Ibiza

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Six feet under

The underground city in Edinburgh disappeared in the 19th century, but the stories about who...

Hangzhou, China’s Green City

The capital of Zhejiang can (and does) boast that it is the most sustainable city...

The most-feared wave in the world

Going into the Teahupoo tube is any surfer’s dream. Coming out standing from this Tahitian...

Doggy holidays


A break from routine, good food and relaxation in a top quality spa... Do you...

Oslo: cheap things to do in the most expensive city


Oslo, a frequent high-flyer on the lists of the most expensive European capitals, has a...

A love poem for Juliet

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Five centuries on and Shakespeare’s love story continues to inspire a host of lovers. Discover this romance at number 23 in la Vía Capello, in Verona.

The Mother of Water

Six countries, 4,000 years of history and home to 60 million people. The Mekong flows...

For real fans only

It’s not about being good at something; it’s about being the best. These shops and...

Pirates, caimans and other tales

Its beaches tell stories of pirate crews and treasures, and once a year, its streets...

The island of wooden churches


The wooden temples and houses of Kizhi Island, in the north of Russia’s Lake Onega,...

Muscle Beach: the cradle of fitness


The Muscle Beach gyms, in the United States, are the most famous outdoor gyms in...