Europe and Middle East

Exclusive guide to the best holiday destinations in Europe and Middle East. independent reviews from award-winning travel writers

Insider guide to Larnaka, Cyprus

21/10/2020 by .

Often overlooked as a Mediterranean tourist spot in favour of the likes of pretty Paphos, Judith Baker explores Larnaca’s attractions, from flamingos to shipwrecks and new boutique hotels.

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Exploring the Cyclades, Greece – Amorgos

16/10/2020 by .

In his third Greek Island report, Rupert Parker walks the length and breadth of Amorgos, one of the most unspoilt of the Cyclades.

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Exploring the Cyclades, Greece – Naxos

15/10/2020 by .

In his second report from his Greek islands trilogy, Rupert Parker explores Naxos, the largest of the Cyclades in the Aegean.

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Exploring the Cyclades, Greece – Paros

15/10/2020 by .

On Foot In The Jungfrau Region, Switzerland

30/09/2020 by .

Rupert Parker survives summer snowstorms in this alpine region which has peaks rising to 4000m including the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau.

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Outdoor Adventures in Bern, Switzerland.

15/09/2020 by .

Nausicaá, France’s National Sea Centre, Boulogne

09/09/2020 by .

The National Glass Centre, Sunderland

02/09/2020 by .

Stuart Forster explores all things glass at the UK’s National Glass Centre in Sunderland, once the centre of glassmaking in Britain.

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Insider Guide to Latgale, Latvia

21/08/2020 by .

Rupert Parker explores this little known part of Latvia, the birthplace of artist Mark Rothko.

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Insider Guide to Daugavpils, Latvia

21/08/2020 by .

Stuart Forster is no stranger to destinations off the beaten track and on this trip to Latvia, he visits the country’s less familiar second city. 

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