Kayaking in Durban, South Africa

November: Get active in Durban

Cape Town and Johannesburg are the most obvious destinations to visit in South Africa but why not look east and explore KwaZulu-Natal and its capital Durban? November is

Chott El Jerid salt flats, Tunisia

Six awesome sights around Tunisia

Tunisia lately... There's been much media coverage on Tunisia lately relating to the world of travel. First there was the shocking terrorist attack on the Bardo museum,


Shaoxing, China

Shaoxing is one of the most authentic cities in eastern China

One of the most interesting places I've been to is Shaoxing in eastern China. It's a small city, about half an hour by train from


Berlin Wall marker

Why you should always carry cash in Berlin

I'm the sort of traveller who always carries a credit card with me while I'm away, and rarely any cash - for most destinations, there's

Stag silhouette, Richmond Park

Spring in Richmond Park

Spring is one of the best times to visit Richmond Park, the largest of the royal parks in London. With any luck, we'll have had some