Scotland's West Highland Way, one of the UK's best walks

Top of the Pops: Best UK Walks & Cycle Routes

The United Kingdom is an extraordinary place. For such a small area it punches well above its weight for walking and cycling destinations for active travellers. Every track or trail seems linked to a legend, so if it’s a rich experience you’re after here’s our countdown of the 10 best UK walks and cycle routes you should consider…

Cycling in Holland

Holland: Short Breaks that Are Easy to Arrange

Amsterdam & beyond: 6 active breaks that the new Eurostar service will make easier to arrange With the long-awaited service of the Eurostar to Amsterdam having had its inaugural ride in early April, it will be even easier to plan a visit to Holland for a short break. The new train to Holland that departs…

Decorations at a French Christmas fair in Strasbourg

Christmas Traditions Across Europe

Not every European country decks the halls with boughs of holly. The Christmas traditions across Europe are as varied as the landscapes that they are all set in. We were curious to learn about some of these celebrations and asked some of our friends across the continent what they looked forward to most at Christmas time. AUSTRIA…