Dan Hutton

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Spain's Best Kept Secrets- 15 Most Beautiful Villages and Towns of Spain

The beauty of Spain lies in its sleepy, forgotten corners. This is where the real drama unfolds- mesmerizing sights and timeless heritage. If you’ve …

Find out how to live like a Local in Porto

The warmth of Portuguese people prompted Lonely Planet Local Emily McAuliffe to plant roots in Porto in 2016. In search of culture and adventure, she found a city that wore its heart on its sleeve and casually showcased centuries’ worth of history and tradition along compact streets.<p><b>When I have</b> …

In Spanish Basque Country, Sampling Cider and an Ancient Ritual

No one really tells you what to do when you first arrive at a sagardotegi, or traditional Basque cider house, especially if you don’t speak Basque. You’re simply given a glass, led to one of the long wooden tables in a vast room, and immediately served a plate of chorizo, followed by a cod omelet. …

On the Cider Trail in Spain's Basque Country

It’s not all pintxo bars and Michelin stars in Basque Country.<p>It’s January in the village of Hernani, Spain, and everyone is ringing in the start of cider season with a communal feast of salt-cod omelettes and fire-roasted ribeyes at Zelaia, a local cider house. From time to time, a resounding</i> …

A local’s guide to Porto, Portugal

Sitting in my customary Porto cafe, a non-descript place on Praça Carlos Alberto across from my kids’ school, a troupe of Asian tourists march by. They are sheltered under umbrellas, heads down, following their guide in an orderly step to the next tourist honeypot.<p>For a whistlestop visit to …

European Travel

How To Know If Priceline Will Accept Your Bid for a Hotel

How To Know If Priceline Will Accept Your Bid for a Hotel? There’s actually a very simple trick to know if your bid for a hotel will be accepted …

The South’s Coolest New Music Venue

Tennessee’s Bluegrass Underground finds a new home<p>Since first stepping foot in a cave on a tour of Tennessee’s Cumberland Caverns in 2008, Todd Mayo has spent a lot of time below ground. Inspired by the natural acoustics and otherworldly beauty, he established <i>Bluegrass Underground</i>, an Emmy-winning …

Topas Ecolodge

Perched on a hilltop in Hoang Lien National Park, the Topas Ecolodge is a serene way to experience North Vietnam. Accommodations come in the form of …

48 Hours in Asheville: Where to Eat and Drink

<i>This article originally appeared on Food & Wine</i><p>Asheville, nestled in western North Carolina’s picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, is a city that has it …

Portugal is a foodie's dream - both in the city and the countryside

It’s gridlock – but not as you know it. The car is brought to a stand-still in the northern mountains of Portugal, surrounded by goats. Hundreds of …

15 Castles in Portugal to Add to Your Bucket List

You could plan an entire vacation around visiting these castles.<p>There’s something romantic about castles that perfectly embodies the idea of …

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5 Best Hiking Destinations in Portugal

<i>This is a guest post by one of our favorite travel writers, Emma Higgins, from Gotta Keep Movin’. She has been up to some wonderful adventures</i> …

Hiking

Besalú, the most interesting Spanish village you've never heard of

Besalú may be the most interesting Spanish village you've never heard of. It has a cast of medieval characters you've probably never heard of either.<p>There was Wilfred the Hairy, who was the count of Besalú (among other titles) in the 9th century. Many consider him one of the founders of a unified …

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Sintra, Portugal: The Perfect Day Trip from Lisbon

Just 40 minutes from Lisbon is a fairytale land of castles and palaces.<p>Eighteen miles and a world away from Lisbon, it’s easy to see why Sintra—with its cool, lush hills and proximity to the Atlantic coast—is where Portuguese royals used to spend their summers. Today, the concentration of these …

10 Days in Portugal - Trip Itinerary from Lisbon to Porto

When we booked the flights for a <b>10 day trip to Portugal</b>, we had a very different trip in mind than the one we ended up doing. At first we thought to …

European Travel

Porto: Wine, hills and sunsets in Portugal’s ‘second’ city

PORTO, Portugal — I was lost, looking for port wine caves dug into hills across the bridge from Porto. I trudged up a hill and rounded a blind …

Porto: the best restaurants and bars

It used to be overlooked in favour of Lisbon, but slowly and surely, Porto is putting itself on the city break map.<p>And with Monarch's new flight …

European Travel

This map reveals Wi-Fi passwords at airports around the world

Is there anything more annoying than having to pay for Wi-Fi, that basic of human rights?<p>Anil Polat, a travel blogger and computer security engineer, …

A retiree’s no-hurry travel itinerary: Morocco via Portugal and Spain

<i>Our readers share tales of their ramblings around the world.</i><p><b>Who:</b> Denise Casey (the author) and her partner, Murray Browne, both of Decatur, Ga.; her daughter, Lizzie Casey of Los Angeles; and her son, Sean Casey of Medellin, Colombia.<p><b>Where, when, why:</b> A calendar photo seen decades ago was the …

Top 10: the most romantic hotels in Barcelona

An insider's guide to the most romantic hotels in Barcelona, including the best for sumptuous bedrooms, intimate restaurants and buzzing rooftop bars and pools, located in some of Barcelona's liveliest neighbourhoods.<p>Cotton House Hotel<p>Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain<p>9 Telegraph expert rating<p>As with so …

How to spend a weekend in Lisbon, Europe’s hottest capital

LISBON, PORTUGAL — If everyone you know is thinking about going to Lisbon, there’s plenty of reason for that. Its meteoric rise as a culture capital …

European Travel

Everyone Should Explore These 10 Stunning Places Around New Orleans At Least Once

The complete renovation of this art deco marvel was done so beautifully this building has become one of the most gorgeous in all of New Orleans.<p>For …

The Other Side of Venice

The city is beloved by tourists, and often besieged by them. But Skye McAlpine knows how to leave the crowds behind: by sailing to the little islands …

One Perfect Thing: Thule T2 Pro

I gave up on roof-mount bike racks about five years ago, after the strong winds of Colorado and New Mexico snapped the fork off one of my road bikes...for the third time. Since then, I’ve mostly been using hitch-mount designs—I even had a hitch installed on a car specifically for it—and given their …

Croatia Boat and Bike tour with Freedom Treks: review

Telegraph expert rating 9/10<p>Croatia’s island-spangled Adriatic coast is one of the most beautiful corners of the Mediterranean, a paradise for sailing holidays with a host of fascinating island and mainland ports to explore, from the long period of Venetian control. A well-planned and moderately …

How to Spend 1 Week Island Hopping in Croatia

Croatia perfect place to island hop<b><br>By Iva Šurjak</b><b>Whether its all the boss will allow you off from the office, or you have a tight schedule, seven days</b> …

European Travel

Exploring the Spectacular Dalmatian Coast of Croatia

One of the first things that visitors to Croatia notice is the country’s unique boomerang shape. The largest hunk sits at the top, stretching deep …

Croatia: A Paradise for Foodies

<i>PHOTO: Dubrovnik. (photo courtesy of Thinkstock)</i><p>Croatia — as this article on BuzzFeed points out — is insanely beautiful. And not just the Dalmatian …

The best place to stay in San Francisco is Marin County. Here’s why.

WHEN PEOPLE VISIT SAN FRANCISCO, they usually stay in the city itself. Yes, it’s one of the world’s most exciting metropolises, but that means …