North America

Exclusive guide to the best holiday destinations in north America, independent reviews from award-winning travel writers

Exploring Old Havana, Cuba

12/01/2021 by .

Greenwich Village Nooks and Crannies tour with Virtualtrips

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Hitting the Road in Georgia

03/01/2020 by .
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Rupert Parker takes a drive around Georgia’s musical roots taking in Macon, Savannah, Athens and Thomson.

I arrive in Atlanta by plane, not quite on the Midnight Train to Georgia, although Gladys Knight who had a hit with the song in 1973 was born here.

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Field of Light at Sensorio, Paso Robles 

18/12/2019 by .
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“Build it and they will come” could have been a command created for British artist Bruce Munro, for in whichever remote spot this alchemist of light weaves his magic the crowds follow in droves.

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Insider Guide to Grand Cayman

12/12/2019 by .
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One of the westernmost Caribbean islands, Grand Cayman enjoys a festival almost every month. Andy Mossack drops in during Culinary Month.

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The Undiscovered Dominican Republic

21/10/2019 by .

Mountains, mines, deserted beaches and the only vineyard in the Caribbean   – there is a side to the Dominican Republic most tourists don’t know about. Judith Baker takes to the country’s roads less travelled.

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Brooklyn Americana Festival Preview

21/09/2019 by .
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Pull on your cowboy boots, put on your Stetson and hitch up your jeans for four days of honky-tonkin’ country music deep in the heart of… New York City. Tim Cooper previews this year’s Brooklyn Americana Festival, taking place on September 19-22.

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Insider Guide to Bermuda

01/07/2019 by .
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Sitting on a terrace in Hamilton, Bermuda, afternoon tea is being served. The waiter is wearing immaculately pressed Bermuda shorts and there is an air of gentility and refinement.

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Amelia Island, North Florida

25/05/2019 by .

Missouri Music on Route 66

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