Once home to pirates, poets and gamblers, Havana is now known for rum, cigars and a stomping good time. Here are some of the top highlights.
Swap the winter blues with a get-away this spring. Lucy Woods presents five exciting Spring destinations.
Calais is only 90 minutes on a ferry from Dover. And within a short drive, you have a clutch of pretty towns. Here's our choice of five fabulous destinations just across the channel.
Hamilton Island in the Whitsunday archipelago enjoys tropical climate and is right off the Great Barrier Reef - perhaps the world's greatest natural wonder.
For the ultimate in waterside flexibility on Lake Päijänne, hire a houseboat and sail wherever you like and never have to worry about getting back home.
It's taken years to design and build, but after a lot of heartache, Tulia Zanzibar is a brand new beach side boutique resort overlooking the Indian Ocean.
When Sharron Livingston needed a change of scene, this holistic, community based retreat not only cleared out the mental cobwebs, it offered a new way of seeing things.
To get the sense of Paris, Martino downloaded Paris Monument Tracker and explored the monuments along the Seine.
Martino downloaded the London Monument Tracker app and went on the audio-guide discovery of monuments from Big Ben to The National Gallery.
Martino downloaded the Monument Tracker Rome app and went on The extravagances of the Baroque self-guided tour.