From crumbling Persian empires to colossal Roman cities, here are some of our favourite ruined civilisations from around the world.
Travel back in time with a visit to these important historical sites.
Discover our favourite sights along one of the most important trading routes in history.
With infrastructure and trade routes dating back thousands of years, it comes as no surprise that Oman has claimed five inscriptions on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
How many have you visited?
Israel may be small, but it is a veritable treasure trove of wonders.
The county is blessed when it comes to impressive manor houses.
From crumbling castles to preserved palaces, this region offers an extraordinary insight into Portugal’s rich past.
We take a virtual tour of the UK’s literary landscapes.
Bratislava is a city filled with fountains and statues – some poetic, some quirky, some reverential
Although Bratislava has changed dramatically in recent years, you can still spy remnants of the socialist regime
A sustainable coffee advocate uncovers why Zimbabweans are true coffee afficionados
An insight into one of Namibia’s best-kept secrets
Windmills are an icon of this Portuguese archipelago.
Nick Molloy gives us the lowdown on Namibia’s famous Skeleton Coast, where the shipwrecks leave you with no doubt as to the inspiration behind its name.