Who were the Lycians? It’s a good question. The short answer is they were a very important civilisation in Turkey, who were quite advanced for their time.
Why are these enormous drawings in the middle of Peru’s desert? It could be an ancient astronomical calendar… or perhaps they were made by aliens!
These opulent palaces were built to prove the power of the House of Savoy. I’m sure they needed to do it… but it worked!
The cultural capital of Chile in Valparaiso is one huge explosion of colour. It’s a city you can explore for days and getting lost here is a pleasure!
The French wine-making region of Saint-Emilion is one of the most famous in the world. But what’s it like to visit as a tourist?
The boom times hit Riga just as the Art Nouveau movement was sweeping across Europe. More than a century later, the style still defines the Latvian capital.
The stunning theatre at Epidaurus is the highlight of any visit to this Greek wonder. But the story behind the healing properties is also fascinating!
It may not fit the image you have of Belarus but the beautiful Nesvizh Castle is among the best you’ll find in Europe!
The Amalfi Coast deserves more than a day trip but, if you’re short of time, here are my tips for a day trip from Naples to Sorrento.