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Getting Active in Bern, Switzerland

The Swiss love the great outdoors and in the capital, as well as hiking and biking, you can float down the river and end up in front of their parliament.
The Jacobite train

5 spectacular train journeys across Europe

Discover Europe by rail and zip past glacial lakes, jagged mountains and ancient cities using DK’s new ‘Unforgettable Journeys’ guide.
Covid safe

Can you stay COVID safe when you fly?

How do you stay safe. Here are some common-sense tips and a bit of myth-busting thrown in.

Road Trip to Hucking, Franking & “Fucking” by Camper Van in Austria – despite COVID-19

Great alpine driving, a field of weed and a village called Fucking. Pretty difficult to beat that one.
Piz Gloria at the Schilthorn summit

Piz Gloria and James Bond 007: licence to chill in Schilthorn, Switzerland

The revolving restaurant located on the summit of the Schilthorn was featured in the 1969 Bond film “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service”, and offers panoramic views of the Bernese Alps of Switzerland.

Bergamo, Lombardy: Six months on from the COVID 19 lockdown

Susie Boulton visits the beautiful city of Bergamo, to see how the symbol of Italy's battle against COVID is coping.
BA i360 and West Pier from beach

Brighton: What’s it like to travel in the BA i360 Observation Tower?

A trip on Brighton's vertical moving BA i360 is like catching a lift into the skies - well almost.

Travel in the COVID world – is there a way to stay on the move?

John and Tara Newby bought a van, converted it into a place they could eat and sleep, and set off in search of adventure.

Exploring Daugavpils, Latgale in Eastern Latvia

Latgale, meaning the “Land of Blue Lakes” borders Russia, Belarus and Lithuania, so far from the capital that it still retains its own language.

Want to hire a Tesla for the day? There’s an app for that. It’s contactless but is it reliable?

Can the electric Tesla Model S reliably be taken on a 210-mile road trip? We took on the challenge from London to Southwold with a modicum of range anxiety.

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