Aida Verdeal

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North Africa and the Middle East: where's safe for winter sun?

There is little doubt that much of the Middle East is stricken with problems that put our holiday decisions in the shade. Egypt, turbulent since the overthrow of former president Hosni Mubarak in 2011, has just reported that tourist arrivals in the first half of 2014 were 4.5 million – a drop of …

The 30 most beautiful cities in Europe (how many have you seen?)

From Iceland to Istanbul, from Scandinavia to Sicily, the European continent spans a mind-boggling multitude of cultures, languages, and styles. What …

Europe

10 great rail journeys

Want the romance of the railways, the thrill of the track? Whether you crave luxury or by-the-seat-of-your-pants adventure, these train journeys are …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

10 of the World's Greatest Ruins

Talk about a throwback: These 10 amazing ruins are thousands of years old, revealing much about lost and ancient cultures.