Travel Feature Articles - Page 3
If spectacular footage of South Africa during David Attenborough’s BBC series Africa has somehow failed to inspire an African adventure, maybe the lure of an up-close-and-personal safari off the popular Garden Route will do the trick. We sent Jonny Payne to explore Gondwana...
Ski resorts the world over have a wealth of attractions off the slopes, none more so than the Portes du Soleil region on the French-Swiss border. Mark Frary discovers traditional villages, artisan industries and foodie delights during a visit to the charming area.
A day or two's drive from the much-visited Reykjavík, north Iceland's beautiful Mývatn area epitomises this volatile land of contrasts, especially in winter. Words and photos by Caroline Bishop.
Escape the grey skies of winter with a New Year break. Revitalise yourself by lapping up some sun on a tropical escape or choose an Arctic adventure to really kick start your way into 2013. You won’t regret it.
From culturally-loaded cities to exotic natural wonders, we’ve compiled our top 10 must-see destinations that should be on every traveller’s holiday wish list for 2013. Be inspired!
A volcanic island that juts majestically out of the ocean, the geographical tapestry of Madeira is amazing; sheer cliffs, ancient laurel forests, a jagged and rocky coastline and mountain tops cloaked in mist. Best of all, it’s cheap and easy to reach. Ankita Mahabir checks out the scenic isle...
Lapland and the Northern Lights is one of those lifetime trips on everyone’s travel wishlist. And with 2013 announced as one of the best years in over a decade to see the lights, now is a fantastic time to go. But is there more to Lapland than this weather-dependent natural phenomenon? Coralie...
With its coconut palms and white sand beaches, Tobago is the quintessential Caribbean island. In its cerulean waters are some of the world’s best diving sites replete with marine life. Ruth Styles is keen to take the plunge but faces one small problem: a fear of fish.
With the frosty winds and chilly temperatures in full force, December is a great month to escape the dreary weather on a fantastic holiday. Whether you’re an all-year beach bum, adrenaline junkie, or a snow bunny with a love of the slopes, we’ve found the perfect spots for a winter getaway.