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The Top 5 Best Beachfront Hotels In Lombok

Escapism is at its best on the divine island of Lombok, Bali’s Indonesian neighbour; packed with stunning beaches, surfing spots, dramatic volcanos …

Asia Travel

The best restaurants in Bangkok

THE MUST-TRY DISH<p>Leaving Bangkok without eating at least one pad thai would be a crime, so make a pit stop at Thip Samai, widely considered one of …

Thailand

Top 20 family summer holidays in Europe

Want sea, sandcastles, adventure, a city break, camping, just a pool? Wepick holidays across Europe to keep everyone, from tiny tots to sulky teens, in a sunny mood<p><b>Campervanning,</b> <b>Portugal</b><p><b>Van hire</b> €1,302<b><br>Best for ages</b> 10+<b><br>Type of trip</b> Adventure<br>Road trips always make great adventures, especially with …

European Travel

The best TV soundbars to buy in 2018

Television lovers can easily be overawed by their set's specs and forget one of the most important aspects of time in front of the telly - sound.<p>Having a powerful sound system is vital to getting the most from your TV time, and television soundbars are one of the best ways of getting a quality …

Best things to do in Israel with kids

Israel, one of the world’s most kid-friendly countries, offers plenty for families to do, from adventures in birdwatching and cave spelunking to racing down water park slides and lazy days at the beach. Children are highly valued in Israeli culture, and locals will dote on little ones, even …

Tel Aviv

10 ways to fix your résumé when you're not entry-level anymore

It may not feel like it, but once you've got a few years of job experience under your belt, you're not an entry-level employee anymore — you're mid-level.<p>Your approach to finding a job will need to change accordingly.<p>No longer can you rely on what you did in college to impress potential employers — …

Employment

Portugal’s top 10 hidden beaches

Catch some late summer sun on Portugal’s stunning coast. The author of the new Wild Guide to the country, picks 10 beaches for adventure and solitude<p>Beach map<p><b>NEAR PORTO</b><p>1. Praia Forte do Paço<b>,</b> Viana do Castelo<p>In Portugal’s north-western district of Viana do Castelo, an hour north of Porto, wooded …

European Travel

The 13 Most Stunning Greek Isles to Visit

Greece is the most beautiful country in the world, says every Greek person ever. That famous pride aside, if you’ve ever been to the Greek islands, …

European Travel

This Seaside Town in England Is a Food Traveler's Dream

There's so much more than fish and chips.<p>Cornwall, you have to get lost—desperate and borderline panicky, ready to give up and go home—to let the food magic find you. You also have to cast aside your notions of what a restaurant should be. Because in this ocean-flanked southwestern tip of England, …

Travel

The 25 greatest Mediterranean islands for a family holiday

European Travel

Your Most Epic European Road Trip, Mapped

It's beginning to be that perfect time of year when you can grab a few friends, put a car in gear, and take off into the unknown. Road trips are …

European Travel

How to Skip the Line at the Eiffel Tower

These five tips will secure you a spot at the top of Paris' most famous landmark.<p>If you’ve never been to Paris before, or even if you have, you need to visit the Eiffel Tower, at least once. It may seem touristy and cliched but once you reach the top of this iconic wrought iron wonder, you'll see …

France

Revealed: here’s where to get the best baguette in Paris

A bakery in the 13th arrondissement of Paris will be making the daily bread for the Élysée Palace and the new French president Emmanuel Macron after scooping the illustrious annual Grand Prize for the best baguette in the city.<p>Baker Sami Bouattour of Boulangerie Brun saw off competition from almost …

France

Island hopping in Greece’s Dodecanese

Rhodes and Kos are the Dodecanese’s big names, but this new island-hopping trip focuses on the archipelago’s smaller gems, where visitors may have the gorgeous beaches to themselves<p>There is a blueness of sea that seems feasible only via Photoshop or an Instagram filter, but which is made real …

European Travel

The best cities for a weekend break in the UK

Ad feature<p>Before we get started, let’s just establish a key detail: driving gives you options, taking public transport is…fine, but also kind of …

14 Instagrams that will Convince You to Visit Scotland

Ah, Scotland. You might recognize this beautiful country from scenes of <i>Braveheart</i>, or fantasize about it in storied tales of the Loch Ness monster. …

Loch Ness

16 Beautiful European Cities You Can Actually Afford to Visit Right Now

We're as guilty of it as anyone: trotting out every ridiculously cheap flight from New York or Boston or Atlanta to some cool-ass European capital or …

European Travel

12 day trips that are less than an hour’s train journey from London

Do you need more time?<p>London has a habit of making everyone feel rushed. Whether it’s commuting from Tooting to White City or travelling from your …

How to road trip Scotland

Scotland is one of the best countries in the world to take a road trip. Here are some of my favourite routes, many of them easily linkable for longer …

Take the kids to … Tintagel, Cornwall

<b>In a nutshell</b><br>The home of legendary kings, beautiful queens and a powerful wizard, this craggy headland is one of Cornwall’s most iconic sites. Supposed birthplace of King Arthur, the Tintagel ruins and surrounding coast are steeped in stories. Kids enjoy playing knights or smugglers in the ruins, …

Travel

20 holiday destinations the experts say not to miss | CNN Travel

Travel

Revealed: the cheapest ski resort for families (but you've probably never heard of it)

The Eastern European resort of Kranjska Gora in Slovenia has been named the best-value family ski resort in a new survey, beating 15 others across Europe to claim the top spot.<p>The relatively unknown resort is the first to overtake Bansko, Bulgaria, as number one after 10 years of the Post Office …

Skiing

12 trips everyone should take in Europe in 2017

Europe is always a good idea.<p>However, some places might be a better idea than others next year.<p>We've put together the ultimate European bucket list for 2017. From celebrating Finland's independence to jetting to Bordeaux on a brand new high speed train, here are 12 trips everyone should take in …

European Travel

Top 10 winter city breaks in Europe

Winter is the time for exploring snowy European cities that are full of cosy cafes – such as Zagreb, Ljubljana and Tromsø – especially when they’re served by budget airlines with low-season fares<p>Poprad, Slovakia<p>Take one small city with a heart of medieval mitteleuropean quaintness at the foot of …

European Travel

Sicily’s best beaches: warm waters and stunning scenery

Boasting more than a dozen offshore islands and nearly 1500km of coastline on the Ionian, Tyrrhenian and Mediterranean seas, Sicily has beaches for every taste. While Sicilian beaches are often of the pebbly variety, with fewer sandy expanses than other Mediterranean hotspots, the coastal scenery …

Italy

The Best German Christmas Markets

Break out the glühwein!<p>The best German Christmas markets are easy to spot: hectic, open-air festivals in charming downtowns, where vendors sell …

Christmas Eve

The 12 European cities you should take your child to before they're 18

City breaks are the perfect family bonding experience – they’re a great low-stress option for half-term - and Europe is full of child-friendly restaurants, hotels and activities. Here are our favourite cities for children of all ages.<p>1. London<p>With playgrounds and glorious parks in every …

European Travel

Which Greek Island Is Best For You?

<i>For</i> <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i><i>, by Katherine LaGrave</i>.<p>Greece has more than 6,000 islands and islets, making the choice for where to go on your next vacation to the Mediterranean a competitive one. Looking for love? Adventure? Nothing but beaches? We’ve got you covered.<p><b>1. Hydra</b><p><i>Perfect for:</i> digital detoxers; …

Coastlines

Norway’s twisted Atlantic Ocean Road is named best summer drive in Europe

The beautiful and twisted Atlantic Ocean Road in Norway has been named as the ultimate summer driving experience in Europe following a survey designed to identify what appeals most to travellers.<p>The 5.2 mile stretch of scenic coastal road was chosen as top pick by Psychologist Dr. David Holmes who …

European Travel

Europe's 52 best secret beaches

The beach is the key to many a great holiday – from first childhood steps across the sand to teenage posturing and strolls <i>en famille</i>. But the perfect beach is rarely found by chance.<p>The coasts of the Mediterranean and the Atlantic are fringed with an overwhelming array of beaches - many of which …