Five alternative wildlife experiences in Uganda

There’s much more to Uganda than tracking gorillas in the mist.

Day trips from Bratislava

In addition to being Slovakia’s capital, Bratislava is an ideal base for exploring the country

Bratislava’s Socialist relics

Although Bratislava has changed dramatically in recent years, you can still spy remnants of the socialist regime  

Should you go to Zimbabwe?

Although tourism in Zimbabwe is a shadow of its former self, you should still make the time to visit

Gabon: beyond the wildlife

From colourful canyons to ancient rock engravings, Gabon has so much to offer besides its incredible wildlife

Uzbekistan: beyond the Silk Road

Beyond the striking mosques, mausoleums and madrasas, Uzbekistan has plenty more to offer

The Azores: remotest of the remote

Want to get even more off-grid? Author Murray Stewart shares some of his favourite hidden locations in the Azores.

The best art cities in Friuli Venezia Giulia

FVG is jam-packed with beautiful art and architecture. Find out which sites have made it into our top five. 

Campanilismo Friulano

Friuli Venezia Giulia is a land of traditions, and its bell towers are amongst its most iconic. 

Star city

Friuli Venezia Giulia is home to numerous UNESCO sites, but one of the best is the star city of Palmanova.