Nature notes: summer wildlife breaks in Wales

From red squirrels and rare wildflowers to seabirds and spider crabs, this country abounds with wildlife delights.

Giant tortoises, endemic palms and birds galore: the best of the Seychelles

Explore the islands’ extraordinary biodiversity.

East Africa’s best wildlife spots

Our pick of the best national parks to visit in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda.

Five reasons to visit Taiwan

From ornate temples to tranquil islands, Taiwan boasts both cultural and natural treasures.

The best places to see spring flowers in England

From woodlands cloaked in bluebells to valleys packed with daffodils.

Exploring the great outdoors in Taiwan

Read our best tips on how to make the most of the beautiful natural landscapes and unspoiled wildernesses of Taiwan.

The best wildlife experiences in Orkney

From greater skuas to grey seals, Orkney boasts a wealth of fantastic wildlife-watching opportunities. 

The best places to see whales in Britain

Once you’ve seen your first whale, you will want to see another… and another.

The best places to see puffins in Britain

These endearing creatures are everyone’s favourite North Atlantic bird.

The world’s most impressive geological features

Marble caves, salt lakes and rainbow mountains.

One step beyond: the world’s most impressive lesser-known mountains

How many of these have you climbed?

Blown away: Iceland’s natural wonders

A trip to Iceland is not complete until you see the unrivalled power of nature.

The best places in Africa to see elephants

We’ve scoured the African continent to find the best places to see the magnificent and beloved elephant in the wild.

King of cats: the best places to see lions

We’ve scoured the African continent for some of the best sites to get up close and personal with lions.

How bizarre: a celebration of the world’s most unusual animals

Bizarreness, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder.