Travel and holidays

Travel: the lost world of the Ardèche
Travel and holidays

Travel: the lost world of the Ardèche

Most travellers from Britain pass this corner of the south of France by. That’s a mistake, says Chris Carter
15 Oct 2021
Sandon Hall: a very refined rural retreat
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Sandon Hall: a very refined rural retreat

Fancy having a country estate all to yourself? Sandon Hall is just the place, says John Stepek
8 Oct 2021
The style and glamour of the Goodwood Revival
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The style and glamour of the Goodwood Revival

Matthew Partridge talks to a motor-sports legend about the appeal of the Goodwood Revival car festival.
1 Oct 2021
Three dog-friendly hotels for a UK break
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Three dog-friendly hotels for a UK break

If you need a break and can’t leave your pet behind, try a dog-friendly hotel, says Natasha Langan
24 Sep 2021
Three top walking destinations in the UK
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Three top walking destinations in the UK

As autumn arrives, it’s time to get your boots on and head for the country, says Chris Carter
17 Sep 2021
Travel: four castles where you can live like royalty
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Travel: four castles where you can live like royalty

Hole up for the autumn in Warwick, Chillingham, Glenapp or at Versailles. Chris Carter reports.
10 Sep 2021
Edinburgh beyond the Fringe
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Edinburgh beyond the Fringe

The Edinburgh festivals, and the city itself, remain well worth a visit, says Matthew Partridge
3 Sep 2021
Four of the best boating holidays
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Four of the best boating holidays

From a gentle rafting trip in Oregon to a canoeing and meditation retreat in Devon. Chris Carter reports.
20 Aug 2021
The Mayfair Townhouse: a quirky, theatrical new hotel
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The Mayfair Townhouse: a quirky, theatrical new hotel

The characterful Mayfair Townhouse is a perfect base for exploring London
16 Aug 2021
Hotels with stylish swimming pools
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Hotels with stylish swimming pools

Enjoy a fruity cocktail from your pool in St Lucia, or a gentle pummelling in London. Chris Carter reports
6 Aug 2021
Where to find the best British seafood
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Where to find the best British seafood

From an informal bistro on the Gower Peninsula to a ramshackle cafe at Wyke Regis. Chris Carter reports
30 Jul 2021
Three great country house hotels
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Three great country house hotels

From a new opening in Somerset to a foodie haven in the Cotswolds. Chris Carter reports.
23 Jul 2021
Three Caribbean islands on the green list
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Three Caribbean islands on the green list

Barbados, Antigua and Anguilla have all been given the go-ahead by the government. Chris Carter reports
16 Jul 2021
The best new hotels in the Balearics
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The best new hotels in the Balearics

The Balearic islands haven’t rested on their laurels during the pandemic. Chris Carter reports on the new hotels opening up.
9 Jul 2021
Go on a surfing safari in Britain
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Go on a surfing safari in Britain

These isles are home to some of the world’s great spots for catching a wave. Chris Carter reports
2 Jul 2021
The Churchill: a London hotel fit for a prime minister
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The Churchill: a London hotel fit for a prime minister

Chris Carter checks in to a posh retreat in Marylebone with sumptuous décor and splendid food
25 Jun 2021
Five of the best British island escapes
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Five of the best British island escapes

From a historic castle in the Isles of Scilly to a secluded cottage in Scotland. Chris Carter reports
18 Jun 2021
Five of the UK’s best beaches
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Five of the UK’s best beaches

From the remote golden sands of Wales to the dunes of Lindisfarne, Chris Carter reports on the UK’s best beaches.
11 Jun 2021
Three overlooked Italian islands
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Three overlooked Italian islands

From an isolated spot for hiking to a cultural hotspot with a pretty harbour.
7 Jun 2021
A cruise to Antarctica, the last pristine wilderness
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A cruise to Antarctica, the last pristine wilderness

A cruise to Antarctica will change the way you see the world. Chris Carter reports.
28 May 2021
Travel insurance: are you covered for Covid-19?
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Travel insurance: are you covered for Covid-19?

Most travel insurance offers limited protection for holidaymakers, so if you’re planning a holiday, make sure your policy covers everything you need..
21 May 2021
The best holidays in Portugal as tourists get the green light
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The best holidays in Portugal as tourists get the green light

The government has given the all-clear for holidays in Portugal, a European favourite. Chris Carter reports
21 May 2021
Three of the best places to experience volcanoes
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Three of the best places to experience volcanoes

These are three of the hottest spots on the planet for “lava chasers”. Chris Carter reports
14 May 2021
Four dog-friendly UK holidays
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Four dog-friendly UK holidays

Not everyone loves your dog as much as you do, but he’ll be welcome at these UK retreats, says Chris Carter.
7 May 2021