Kayaking in Durban, South Africa

Get active in Durban

Skip Cape Town and Johannesburg and head east to explore KwaZulu-Natal and its capital Durban. This vibrant coastal city is designed for those who love being

Chott El Jerid salt flats, Tunisia

Six awesome sights around Tunisia

Tunisia lately... There's been a lot of media coverage on Tunisia lately. First, there was the shocking terrorist attack on the Bardo museum, which left 21 tourists


Shaoxing, China

Is Shaoxing China’s most authentic city?

One of the most interesting places I visited on my recent trip to China was Shaoxing. It's a small city, about half an hour by


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 of the year to visit Richmond Park, the largest of the royal parks in London. With any luck, there's