Helsinki is a compact, coastal Nordic capital that's packed with surprising contemporary architecture as well as plenty of heritage.  Whilst there's bucketloads to explore here, it is possible to get a good feel for this...

There are a hundred and one reasons to visit Spain's elegant, exciting capital city. My favourite? Eating and drinking. From street-food markets to traditional cafeterias, incredible Spanish produce to the sweetest treats there's something for...

Less than an hour from the Spanish capital, Madrid, there's fortified town crying out to be explored.  With winding cobbled streets, majestic churches, rugged countryside and authentic tapas, it's a perfect for an overnight stay....