High 5: Islands of Indonesia

September 19, 2014

From sunrise to sunset, Indonesia has plenty to offer those lucky enough to find themselves there. Whether you are a pro surfer in search of the best waves in the ...read in full

High 5: Boston’s Bounty

September 11, 2014

Before my recent visit to America’s east coast, I confess that I’d unfairly judged Boston, rudely dismissing it as New York’s slightly stuffy, Ivy League-educated, twin-set-and-pearls-wearing older relative. After a ...read in full

High 5: Must-see in the Languedoc

August 15, 2014

The Languedoc is a perfect French holiday destination with Mediterranean beaches, mountains and national parks, and offers a wonderful climate, fascinating wildlife, rich cuisine, a beautiful coast and chic resorts.  ...read in full

High Five: Fowey for families

July 31, 2014

I’d covered a lot of Cornwall over the years, but had never been to Fowey (pronounced ‘Foy’), a colourful, medieval harbour town at the mouth of its eponymous river on ...read in full

Turtle magic in Cyprus

July 25, 2014

Sue Ockwell was in Cyprus earlier this week and was both amazed and delighted to discover fresh turtle tracks and many turtle nests on one of the island’s many beaches. ...read in full