Author: Emma Vince

Swimming with a view: the 5 lakes you need to visit

No beach? No problem. We’ve found five of the best lakes for a sun’n’swim break, without the saltwater. So, kiss goodbye to the coastline and…

5 of the hottest spots for September sun

The temperature is dropping, the nights are drawing in and the dreaded back-to-school vibe is lingering. It can only mean one thing: it’s time to…

Which island are you? We’ve found the best islands for every type of traveller

Maybe you’re up at 6am for a spot of yoga before hiking all day, or perhaps you just want to roll out of your beachside…

Seeing stars: 5 breathtaking destinations for stargazing

There are 15,000 stars in the night sky, but thanks to light pollution we only ever see about 500 of them. If you’re ready to…

5 stunning cities with hiking trails  

Can’t decide between a city break and a hiking holiday? Now you don’t have to. Lace up your walking boots, leave the city behind and…

5 vegetarian and vegan-friendly destinations around the world

Going meat-free has never been more popular, or tastier. That’s why we’ve rooted out the destinations where plants are the stars of the menu. Whether…

How to plan a group holiday (without the stress)

Whether you’re planning a wild stag do or rounding up the family for a multi-generational trip, we have tips and advice on how to plan, book, and…