Seven stellar astronomical sites

Find out how the ancients of the world interpreted the sky in this roundup of some of the most fascinating astronomical sites.

12 of the best ruins in England

From castles and abbeys to Roman ruins and RAF bases, England is rich in ruins.

The best art cities in Friuli Venezia Giulia

FVG is jam-packed with beautiful art and architecture. Find out which sites have made it into our top five. 

The best archaeological sites in Orkney

Orkney’s rich history is incredibly well-preserved in its abundance of archaeological sites — and most are free to enter.

Top five Classical sites in the Peloponnese

The Peloponnese has so many impressive ruins that it is difficult to pick which ones to visit, so we’ve drawn up a list of our favourites.

Prehistoric Malta: what not to miss

Malta’s temples are unique – here’s our pick of what not to miss.

Prehistoric Penwith

Take a day to explore the ancient sites of the Penwith Moors with our handy guide.

11 alternative Asian destinations

You marvelled at the Taj Mahal, partied in Phuket and wandered along the Great Wall of China. But there are plenty of other places to discover in Asia.

What not to miss in Israel

Israel may be small, but it is packed with treasures ranging from magnificent religious sites to natural wonders. Discover what not to miss with our handy guide.

What not to miss in Sri Lanka

Whether you’re a history lover, safari-goer or simply want to top up your tan, Sri Lanka has plenty to offer. Here is our pick of what not to miss.