Beneath the surface: diving in Mozambique

Discover a whole other world in Mozambique’s waters.

The Darién conquest: crossing the gap

In this extract from his book, From Utmost East to Utmost West, John Blashford-Snell recalls his decision to cross the Darién Gap.

The best activities on the Carretera Austral

Attention adrenaline junkies!

Going underground: the world’s best caves

This isn’t one for claustraphobes.

Mesmerising St Helena: The five best postbox walks on the island

A series of ‘postbox’ walks take travellers on a round-the-island walking tour, showcasing the very best of St Helena’s scenic beauty.

The best lakes in Britain for paddleboarding

Highland lochs, Welsh mountain lakes and, of course, the Lake District itself – Britain is awash with vast bodies of water that are perfect for paddleboarding. 

A hike through history: climbing Le Morne Brabant

Exploring the island’s natural history and slave-trade past, Neal Sullivan summits the most iconic mountain in Mauritius.

A summer holiday in Iceland: welcome to the Highlands

From trekking in Landmannalaugar to exploring the Thorsmork Valley.

On your bike: exploring the icons of Flanders

From half-day jaunts to week-long rides, each of these cycling routes offers a unique insight into Flemish identity.

On the wild side: outdoor activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina

From mountain biking to white-water rafting, Bosnia and Herzegovina has it all.

A cyclist’s dream: Walberswick to Southwold Loop

This East Anglia cycling route offers a classic cross section of the Suffolk coast, heath and countryside.

Among the trees: Britain’s best woodland experiences

If you go into the woods today, you’re in for an unforgettable experience…

Traditional treasures: handicrafts in Oman

With artisanal skills handed down from generation to generation, Oman is home to a wealth of handmade crafts.

Fishing compliments: Visiting the Lünersee in Vorarlberg

Western Austria’s ‘Pearl of the Alps’ is angling for tourists’ attention.

A pilgrimage for the modern age: walking the Camino Ignaciano

Follow in the footsteps of St Ignatius on this little-explored pilgrim route.