Enthusiastic swimmer Helen Walne has an island-hopping Greek holiday with a difference. Here’s how to have a wild swimming adventure in Mathraki.
Blog posts: Beyond Africa
Iceland is safe, intriguing, and has one of the most spectacular ring roads in the world. These three friends drove it in nine days.
A South African who lives in London shares where to find the fun – some of it for £5 or less, much of it for free.
Photojournalist and honorary insider Sam Reinders tells us why Nepal’s capital city, Kathmandu, feels like home.
A canal cruiser split between a group of friends can put a trip to France well within reach. Here’s how to do it on a budget.
Lonely Planet once called Qatar the most boring country in the world. I went to find out whether we were all missing a trick.
Love to dive into beautiful, natural pools of blue? A water addict found southern Italy’s most magical coves, caves and springs for swimmers.
Sri Lanka is the next big destination – it’s easier than India, cheaper and less busy. And it’s here Airbnb comes into its own in helping uncover its treasures.
Budapest might be the most uplifting, enchanting city in Europe – and its future is just as fascinating as its past.
Lisbon is famed for its long sunny afternoons, developing foodie scene, and beautiful beaches – and it’s one of the most affordable cities in Europe, making it a hotspot for South Africans.