Seven reasons to visit Uruguay

This laidback country can certainly stand up to its bigger, brasher neighbours.

A party like no other: Uruguay’s Carnaval

Uruguay has the longest carnival season of any country, lasting over 80 days.

Five reasons to visit Istria

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

Burns in Dumfries

Anyone with an interest in Robert Burns will find much to entertain them in Dumfries.

Adrenalin Rush: an extract from Gullible’s Travels

In an extract taken from his new book Gullible’s Travels, John Carter talks about his experience at the Pamplona’s bull run.

Naadam

This thrilling three-day sporting event has been happening for centuries.