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Where to go for the ultimate European escape

The youngsters are headed to Croatia

01 August 2013

If you are fortunate enough to be able to go on a long summer holiday, use our guide to the perfect European destinations to while away the days.

Historic Wiltshire countryside on your doorstep

30 July 2013

Swindon is well known for trains, Billie Piper and the "Magic Roundabout" but here are some hidden Wiltshire gems.

Welcome to Benidorm... yes, really!

A lazy afternoon at Taperia

30 July 2013

Everyone knows Benidorm's reputation for boozing, but we discovered some attractions off the beaten track.

A park that’s not prehistoric

30 July 2013

Looking for a short break that appeals to three generations, Karina Barker thinks she may have found the answer on the North Devon Coast.

There’s a reason why they call their hometown ‘Legenderry’.

30 July 2013

A dozen monks ride Segways through the crowds. Amelia Earhart’s plane wobbles overhead. In the distance an enormous dragon slowly swims up the river.

TRAVEL SPECIAL: Singing the blues in Norway

Blue is the colour... towering delphiniums with our cruise ship in the distance

25 July 2013

The world’s northern-most botanical garden lies covered in snow for much of the year before bursting into life throughout the bright summer months.

A refreshing alternative to the traditional holiday park

Conservation ponds at Kelling Heath

24 July 2013

If your family likes a touch of adventure and the taste of outdoors, then Kelling Heath is a great place for you.

Teddy Bears' Picnic a great success

Ethan Knight, George Salustro and Georgia Knight

23 July 2013

Warm dry weather, plenty of well-dressed furry friends and lots of happy children helped make the Teddy Bears’ Picnic a big success on Saturday.

Emilia Romagna, Italy

12 July 2013

Anyone who travels from Venice to Florence on a grand tour of Italy is missing out if they don’t stop off in Emilia Romagna.

London shopping break

Westfield shopping centre at Stratford City London

08 July 2013

The Holiday Inn London Stratford City is the perfect base for a shopping break

Hotel Xenia gets 5-star rating in our review

Hotel Xenia, South Kensington

24 May 2013

Its famous neighbour, Alfred Hitchcock, might have cut a slimmer figure had Hotel Xenia been around during his residency.

The ideal British seaside destination

Families who visit Bunn Leisure this year will be the first to see the park’s fantastic new beach

30 April 2013

The Bunn Leisure park, in Selsey, with a host of free activities and entertainment programme, offers something for the whole family.

Go west to a land of dreams

Castles and fortifications can be found across the west coast of Ireland - such as this one on the banks of the River Shannon

30 April 2013

A visit to the west coast of Ireland proves the people are as friendly as the scenery is dramatic.

Try the Cote d'Opale for a taste of excellence

L'Atlantic Hotel in Wimereux

29 April 2013

If you think Paris is the only place in France for gourmet cooking and chic hotels, think again.

No question to stay or not to stay

Rooms at the hotel in Stratford

29 April 2013

There is no shortage of historic attractions to honour Shakespeare in the great writer's home town of Stratford-upon-Avon.

Brave the elements... see the beauty!

 A rugged scene in the Yorkshire Dales.

29 April 2013

The Yorkshire Dales is a land of huge contrasts and great beauty... but take a brolly.

Big Cheese joins new gastronomic haven

Calais Vins where a new fromagerie has opened

29 April 2013

Cheese expert Philippe Olivier is helping Brits savour the true flavours of France at a Calais store.

Calais... not just a getaway to the sun

The Calais Hotel de Ville

29 April 2013

Stunning food, rich history and shopping. And just a short hop from Kent. Norman Smith thought he knew it all about Calais...

Cottage ticked every box

Sweetpea Cottage in Mundesley, north Norfolk

04 April 2013

A country cottage on the Norfolk coastline in March springtime - what’s not to like?

The heart of a good holiday

Skiers have fun on the slopes

14 January 2013

Monarch Airlines’ new service to Friedrichshafen in southern Germany has opened up a new world of travel possibilities.

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