Lake Sorapis
Our complete guide to hiking to the turquoise waters of Lake Sorapis

Complete guide to hiking to Lago di Sorapis in the Dolomites, including a spectacular high mountain pass return.

9 Great Hikes in the Dolomites – Easy strolls to exhilarating hikes

Our guide to the 9 best day hikes in the Dolomites ranging from easy strolls to exhilarating mountain climbs.

Lisbon to Sintra Day Trip
Explore magical palaces on a Lisbon to Sintra day trip

Sintra is packed with fairy-tale palaces, hilltop castles and Moorish influences. Here's all you need to know about how to spend one day in Sintra.

best time to visit South Africa
Planning a trip to South Africa? Here’s the best time to visit

South Africa is a large diverse country with each region peaking at different times; here is our advice on the best time to visit South Africa.

South Africa Itinerary
Tips to help you construct your own South Africa itinerary

Trying to work out where to visit in South Africa? Here is our advice to help you construct the perfect South Africa itinerary.

Life in lockdown – New islands in our shrinking world

Journal from lockdown: finding unexpected opportunities in smaller and smaller islands of humanity.

Sharp Edge, Blencathra
Conquer knife-edge ridges on this exhilarating walk up Blencathra

How challenging are the ascents up Blencathra via Sharp Edge & Hall Fell Ridge? This article helps you assess if the walk is for you.

Enjoy a great day out kayaking or canoeing the River Wye

Navigate gently tumbling waters through wooden valleys and historic towns on a canoeing excursion on the River Wye.