Rome may have been the epicentre of the Roman Empire, but the reach of this vast civilisation was far greater than just the Italian capital.
We’ve all heard of Burgundy and Tuscany, but what about Kosovo and Israel?
From crumbling Persian empires to colossal Roman cities, here are some of our favourite ruined civilisations from around the world.
Who knew that Lebanon was one of the most ancient wine producers in the world?
This 470km mountain trail, passing through some 75 towns and villages, is one of Lebanon’s most exciting major developments.