Activity & Adventure

Travel guide to... Madeira

It’s been known as a destination for “newlyweds and nearly-deads”, but now Madeira is shaking off the shackles of its rather staid reputation and proving it’s got more to offer than just fortified wine and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Travel guide to... Mainland Greece

Going Greek needn't mean island-hopping - head to the mainland and you'll be rewarded with ancient sites, rugged landscapes and beautiful beaches

A search for South Africa's other Big Five

The country's land mammals draw crowds to wildlife reserves and national parks, but there are fearsome predators lurking just outside Cape Town, as James Litston discovered on a waterborne safari in False Bay