Hotel Britomart: an Earth-kind escape

Stellar green credentials stay behind the scenes at this made-for-pleasure Kiwi crashpad in the heart of the city


As SAD starts to rear its raincoat-covered head, we take to the Balearics for a final slice of European sun

Why we love off-season Ibiza

Our start-of-the-season selection of the freshest slopeside stays

Ski lovers: where to stay in the Alps

We caught up with swim-short aficionado Adam Brown to talk sunshine, Slim Aarons and whether there's such a thing as too much navy

Meet the makers: Orlebar Brown
Hotel lovers

The fashion icon is touched by Didion, swayed by sweets, and forever enamoured with the decorative and handmade

In quotes: Lucinda Chambers

Singer-songwriter Rhys Lewis finds a stay on the legendary sands is just the thing for getting in harmony with LA

Venice V Hotel: the beat of the beach

It's an animal collective: our pick of up-close safari hotspots, immersive rainforest lodges and beach stays with bite

Wildlife lovers: where to stay in Costa Rica
Hotel lovers

The much-loved chef on the allure of old-school restaurants, the restorative powers of a swim, and why packing light could change your life

In quotes: Nuno Mendes
Food & drink

The Catalan capital is officially at the vanguard of modern mixology. Here are the bars to seek out for five-star sipping

Five of the best Barcelona cocktail bars

Off-season Tuscany is the Tuscany you should visit says Hannah Dace as she charts the perfect path through its rolling hills

An autumn road-trip through Tuscany

Writer Suzanne Bearne finds the perfect place to cocoon herself in the flowering Belgian city

Botanic Sanctuary Antwerp: a new leaf