Our favourite alternative ski bases

Forget the Alps – here are some of our favourite lesser-known ski resorts from around the world. 

Easter traditions in Europe

We take a look at how our European neighbours celebrate Easter – there’s not a hot cross bun in sight!

Christmas bakes

Tired of the traditional mince pies and Christmas pudding? Why not tempt your friends and family this Christmas with one of these festive bakes?

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Europe

Our favourite alternative European city breaks

You’ve been to Paris, Rome and Barcelona; so what next?

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Wildlife

Europe’s autumn wildlife highlights

Autumn is an intense experience for wildlife-watching in Europe

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Culture Europe

The best monasteries in Europe

From stunning landscapes to sites of historical and cultural importance, monasteries provide a wealth of interest for the avid traveller. Here is our selection of six of the best monasteries in Europe.

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Weird and wonderful

The world’s most unusual buildings

From UFO towers to churches made of icing, these are our favourite bizarre but beautiful buildings from around the globe.

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Active and Adventure Europe

14 European national parks that you’ve probably never heard of

There are many national parks in Europe that remain fairly unknown. Here you can discover 14 of the best. Why miss out on visiting somewhere spectacular?

The monasteries of Fruška Gora

The hills of Fruška Gora, in Vojvodina, are dotted with beautiful monasteries.

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Culture Slow Travel

Roma culture in Serbia

Serbia’s Roma are a marginalised community with a unique cultural heritage.