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.  My travel guide shows you what to do, and most...

Dublin is a crowd pleaser when it comes to weekend breaks - it's great value, architecturally beautiful and astonishingly good fun.  Whether you're looking to soak up the local culture, explore the fantastic selection of eateries and restaurants or want to catch a breath of...

There's a certain magic to being up and about before others are.  In a city, you'll get the streets to yourself - or get to share them with only a few.  Without crowds in your way, your eyes pick out details you would not otherwise...

The Georgian city of Bath might be best-known for it's graceful architecture and Roman heritage, but it's also a city break location that's packed with contemporary cafes, regional food and quirky shopping streets that'll keep you busy for days....

Europe boasts an incredible variety of ski areas, from delightfully cosy alpine villages to packed, crowd-pleasing purpose-built resorts.  Not only do they offer the opportunity to explore a beautiful winter wonderland, they're playgrounds for skiers and boarders looking to have more than a little fun....