Italy

Inside Vatican City

Get the inside scoop on Vatican City, where to get tickets and how to avoid getting ripped off, and sneak a peek inside the Sistine Chapel.

Italy

Packing for Rome in Summer

Basics, essentials, outfit ideas and things to consider when packing for a summer holiday in Rome – don’t forget a shoulder cover for the Vatican!

England

10 reasons to do the London Color Run

Running around Wembley while excited strangers throw coloured powder at you, dancing in a rainbow crowd, taking great photos …it’s called the happiest 5k on the planet for a reason!

Croatia

The Self-guided Game of Thrones tour of Dubrovnik

Here are all the tools you need to build your very own Game of Thrones walking tour of Dubrovnik for free, including West Harbour, Old Town and Lokrum.

Spain

Seville Photo Diary

See Seville through our eyes as we explore the leafy gardens of the Alcázar palace, climb up the Torre del Oro, and watch the sunset from the Metropol Parasol.

The Netherlands

What not to do in Amsterdam

Two consecutive boughts of the flu, bad weather and unlucky timing, redeemed by pretty canals and delicious Dutch gouda cheese tasting… may your trip be better than ours.

Portugal

7 days in Lisbon, Portugal

With baroque churches and Moorish castles, pastel painted buildings and historic tramways, not to mention a plethora of day trip options, there’s plenty to do in Lisbon.

Cyprus

25 things to do in North Cyprus

Lounging by the pool in the sun, exploring mountaintop castles and photographing beautiful ruins – this is a destination for heat and history.

Cyprus

Varosha: the Famagusta Ghost Town

Just outside the historic walled city of Famagusta in North Cyprus lies this once flourishing seaside resort, abandoned and left to rot.

Packing for a Week in the Sun

A week of chilling by the pool, going to the beach, exploring towns and eating at restaurants… but what to wear? Luckily there’s an app for that.

France

Versailles: A day trip from Paris

The golden chandeliers of the Hall of Mirrors, the 1.5km long Grand Canal, and the hidden gems in the maze-like hedges – Versailles is a historically interesting and aesthetically stunning day out.

Morocco

The Honeymoon Guide to Morocco

Surfing and sunsets, breathtaking mountain hikes, camping under the desert stars, and navigating the bustling medina… Laura’s Moroccan honeymoon is perfect for adventurous newlyweds.