The great, the good and the quirky: art in Umbria and the Marche

On this art treasure hunt with a difference, Dana Facaros takes us through the hill towns of Umbria and the Marche in central Italy.

Getting crafty: handicrafts from around the world

From delicate needlework to intricate woodcarving: these crafts from around the world will inspire your next project.

Getting ready for Rwanda: what to read, watch and do before you visit

Get to know Rwanda before you travel there.

Mediterranean beauty: dive into Cannes’ newest art installation

Jason deCaires Taylor’s latest underwater art installation celebrates the sea’s fragile ecosystems.

Along the Via Emilia: exploring Italy’s most beautiful art towns

Discover some of the country’s finest architecture along this Roman road.

The amusing, creepy or just plain weird: a tour of Bratislava’s statues

Bratislava is a city filled with fountains and statues – some poetic, some quirky, some reverential

Bruegel, beer and the béguinage: a weekend in Belgium

From world-famous artists to the planet’s best beers, northern Belgium has plenty to offer.

Five reasons to visit Istria

Istria’s small size belies its many exceptional attractions and activities. Here are five of our favourites.

The Woodchester Mosaic

A churchyard in Gloucestershire hides a Roman masterpiece.

Rock on: Africa’s most impressive rock art

Africa has some magnificent centuries-old rock art — how many have you visited?

Kassena code

The houses of the Kassena are a unique marvel.