From complex histories to spectacular architecture, castles have so much to offer.
You've been to Paris, Rome and Barcelona – so what next?
Branch out from the same overcrowded summer destinations with our guide to 8 alternative beach holidays for summer 2017.
From kite festivals to coastal hiking trails, here are our picks of the best places to visit in April.
Whether you're looking for a romantic break, wanting to roam alone, or seeking a family holiday over Easter, we know where to go.
Read an interview with Alex Robinson, author of our new guidebook to the Alentejo, an undiscovered region of Portugal.
The Catholic Church's ability to assimilate the sacred traditions of other faiths into its own.
Alex Robinson introduces two of the medieval world’s greatest philosophers: Averrões and Ali Ibn Arabi.
Vasco da Gama achieved what Columbus had failed to achieve – the establishment of a maritime passage to the Indian Ocean.
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