A record-breaking flight for St Helena

Defying the clifftop airport’s notorious wind shear, St Helena has welcomed its biggest ever passenger jet. The Boeing 757-200 landed on 31 July, carrying 51 passengers, at the end of its flight from Stansted Airport, UK. The Titan Airways chartered flight landed smoothly at St Helena airport, having routed via Gran Canaria and Ascension Island.…

How well do you know St Helena?

Test your knowledge of this little-known South Atlantic island.

A trip to St Helena

Photographer Scott Bennett shares his experiences exploring and capturing on camera one of the most remote places he has ever visited, the tiny island of St Helena. 

The world’s remotest islands

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Unusual dive sites

We’ve all heard of the Great Barrier Reef, but what about these more unknown dive sites?

Exceptional places to visit in 2018

Planning a trip for 2018? Take a look at our favourite destinations to travel to this year, as recommended by our expert authors. 

Welcome to the world, St Helena

After countless delays and postponements, the first flight to St Helena has finally touched down on rocky soil. There’s never been a better time to plan a visit.

Six reasons to visit St Helena

With flights to St Helena now departing from Johannesburg, there’s never been a better time to visit this remote British outcrop. 

The best adventure experiences in the world

From gorge jumping and sandboarding to wadi bashing and white-water rafting, these are the best experiences in the world for adrenaline junkies.

Interview with Tricia Hayne

To celebrate the release of the new edition of our St Helena guidebook, and ahead of the 200th anniversary of Napoleon’s imprisonment on the island, we chat to Tricia Hayne, updater of the new edition.