It's easy to forget that blazing African sunshine is but a sweet six-hour flight from London or Manchester – with zero time difference.
In quiet moments, Jared Blank likes to kick back by looking at reviews of the world's greatest hotels on TripAdvisor.
It could be you.
The hills around us shimmer in the late-afternoon sun and the meadow grasses bristle in the breeze as the notes to "Jubilee", a classic Kentucky tune, float from the log-cabin porch on which we sit.
Very much the new kid in town, the Ace's fourth outpost (there are also hotels in Portland, Seattle and New York) has aimed itself squarely at the younger crowd.
The dark nights are lingering on, and warm weather is only a distant memory. Fortunately, a life in the sun is only a flight away.
The railway hotel is enjoying a renaissance.
It's too often the negative experiences we remember. So we're loving concierge.com's series about what NOT to do in cities. Might just save us a little pain.
Nearly 10 years after his death, there is again great interest in the award-winning author Mordecai Richler and his vision of Montreal.
The ladder was unstable and covered in ice, fixed precariously into the snow wall above me.
Lewis and Harris, in the Outer Hebrides, has been ranked fifth best island in the world by TripAdvisor, as Scotland dominates lists with two more isles named in Europe's top 10
A hotel in Norway has launched a "dog taxi" service, giving customers a chance to be collected from the airport in style
As the debate over parents taking children on holiday during term time rages, we spot-check a range of holidays to find out how much prices increase during the school summer holiday