City guide – Lisbon

Portugal’s vibrant coastal capital, Lisbon, is a pastel-coloured melting pot of cultures, history and culinary delights.

The best way to get high in Mexico City

Admire the awe-inspiring ancient city of Teotihuacán, near Mexico City, from the dazzling heights of a hot-air balloon.

City guide – Mexico City

Mexico’s capital is shaking off its reputation for danger and finally enjoying a moment in the spotlight.

The Tyrolean high life

Pinch yourself; this view is real. Discover the picturesque Italian Dolomites, in a village that punches above its weight gastronomically. 

City guide – Verona

The home of Renaissance palaces, a Roman arena and Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers, Verona is a compact jewel of Italian history, art and food.

Take your snow weekend to new heights

Stay on snow, avoid the crowds and take a hike in the backcountry.

City guide – Seoul

Neon-washed streets and centuries-old palaces. Day markets, night markets, high-end shopping malls and old-school bath houses. Seoul is a city that always has a surprise…

Paradise on red earth

Most people recognise the US state of Arizona by the red dust and cacti dominating the landscape. But in Sedona, a neighbouring city to the…

City guide – Phoenix

Phoenix is the capital and most populated city in the US state of Arizona. The greater city area connects to its neighbouring town Scottsdale, and…

City guide – Kolkata

The name may have changed, but Kolkata, formerly known by its British imperialist name Calcutta, remains India’s most inviting city. The former capital of the…