The 20 best autumn escapes in Europe

From cider tasting in Normandy to truffle fairs in Italy and painting breaks on Gozo, Annabelle Thorpe has the lowdown

20 best romantic hotels in Paris

LUXURY (more than €300 a night) 1 Saint James Paris, 16th arrondissement For wooing with wow factor, try the fabulous Saint James Paris: this stunning château close to…

Cool Canaries 20 boutique hotels

Tenerife 1. Hotel Rural La Quinta Roja, Garachico The heavy wooden shutters of this 17th-century baroque mansion open onto Garachico’s idyllic tree-shaded square, where backgammon battles and languid…

20 best places to stay by the French ferry ports

Caen/Le Havre 1 Hotel Vent d’Ouest Le Havre In the heart of Le Havre, among Auguste Perret’s now Unesco-listed postwar architecture, the Hotel Vent d’Ouest lives up to…

The Med’s 50 best boutique beach hotels

From a chic but cheap villa near St Tropez to a spectacular Victorian lighthouse perched on a clifftop in Sardinia Turkey 1. Bördübet Datca Peninsula Ideal for active…

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Simple Preparation Tips for a Peaceful Stay in a Dog Friendly Hotel

If you are travelling with your canine friend, there are multiple factors that you should think about for an ideal trip. One of the most important factors to…

Plan Your First Adult Holiday

Heading out on holiday is a rite of passage for many young adults. After having held down a full time job for some time, saving a little bit…

4 Ways To Pay For Your Dream Vacation

A lot of people have visions of taking their ideal dream vacation.  They close their eyes and can envision the perfect trip. Sandy white long beaches stretching for…

Hilton’s happy hugger is ready to welcome China’s big spenders

CHRIS NASSETTA doesn’t do handshakes, not once you’ve earned his respect. The American boss of Hilton Worldwide — in London for a meeting of the hotel chain’s top…

Watching For Risk Factors On the Road

When you’re traveling by car out on some expedition or other, there are always risk factors. Being in a vehicle, there are things that can go wrong. And…