Cruising: shore excursions
I really didn't expect to find a large monastery in the middle of a small island.
Sarah Maguire Sarah Maguire sets sail around the Mediterranean on a ship for cruisers who like a bit of sparkle in their lives - be it sunshine or crystal.
Nick Harrison offers an essential cultural guide to Zadar, the city with the best sunset in the world.
Jane Reddy Travellers might be most grateful for the Suvanto lounges at the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport.
Croatia is striving to attract more of the world’s growing army of 'nakationers' to its nudist resorts like Kandarola.
A Bordeaux bolthole for $120 a night? A riverside retreat in Lisbon for the same? Here's our guide to some of Europe's best-value hotels and guesthouses this season.
Tripologist We are planning a trip to Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. Which places do recommend to visit?