15 of Britain’s best wild swimming spots and waterfalls

Seeking out a natural swimming experience is well worth its rewards; find yourself immersed in nature (quite literally), sometimes with a seclusion synonymous with far-flung island idylls, rather than rural-England walks. There is no way of letting loose quite like wild swimming, and Britain is host to a variety of wild swimming spots, catering for all manner of bathers between them.

The world’s most LGBT-friendly travel destinations

From LA to London and Berlin to Bangkok, there are pockets of love all over the world where LGBT+ people have made a home for themselves since the historic Stonewall Riots in 1969 and well before. If you’re looking for a getaway where you can live and love in the company of like-minded LGBT+ friends, look no further than these rainbow-filled destinations. Brighton Referred to …

Caribbean calling: our favourite islands and things to do

It’s no surprise that when you think of gorgeous island getaways, you think of the Caribbean. Here’s a list of our favourite islands and the things you need to do when you visit. Antigua A patchwork of colourful villages and sheltered coves make Antigua a stylish, sun-drenched getaway. Antigua was historically the premier Caribbean destination, now lesser travelled and therefore a truly serene outpost in …

The best beaches, swim spots and beyond in Croatia

Mediterranean bliss, ancient-kingdom charm and stunning national parks are just some of the things that Croatia offers, as it slithers down the continent towards Montenegro. But would any holiday here – whether a romantic weekend break or a marvellous long escape – be complete without some downtime kicking back on the beach? No matter where you visit – from Split to Zadar to Dubrovnik – …

Road trip: Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

500 miles | 6 days Two of the most iconic road trips in South Africa are here joined together for days of intrepid travels. Start in the buzzing city of Cape Town, before exploring the famous Winelands for a taste of South Africa’s most delicious export. Following the famous Route 62 onto the lauded Garden Route, you’ll be treated to some of the finest roads …