WIN a 7 day holiday in Nova Scotia worth £4,500!

Tourism Nova Scotia and its long-time partner The Independent Traveller are pleased to offer the chance to win a 7 day holiday in Nova Scotia this summer

Winter Olympic Sports in the Great Lakes USA

With the Winter Olympics taking place 9-25 February 2018, all eyes will be on the sportsmen and women competing for medals on the snow and ice

Spot basking sharks and seabirds this spring in South East Cornwall

Spring in South East Cornwall means the return of basking sharks as the plankton starts to bloom

Visit Teignmouth

New Colin Firth film - The Mercy - puts coastal town of Teignmouth on the must visit list for 2018

La Gomera: The Land of Eternal Spring

When you feel the winter blues and need an escape to warmer ground, then visit La Gomera

The Devonshire Arms at Beeley

Devonshire Arms at Beeley is located on the Chatsworth Estate, which is owned by the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire

Macdonald Berystede Hotel, Ascot Berkshire

At the end of a long, dry January, it was a treat to stay at the Macdonald Berystede Hotel & Spa in Ascot

Easter Family Fun at London Transport Museum

Visit London Transport Museum this Easter for family-friendly activities that help young ones discover the fascinating world of STEM subjects in a playful fun environment, from building a tunnel using foam rings to creating new landscapes using recycled objects

Picasso's Masterpieces

50 works from the artist's private collection will be exhibited from November 10th 2017 to May 6th 2018 in Genoa, in cooperation with the famous Musee Picasso in Paris

Lake Como Becomes Europe's first electric lake

Italy's breathtaking Lake Como has become the first "electric" destination in Europe thanks to a pioneering new initiative designed to reduce pollution and facilitate the easy use of electric cars, bikes and boats for the first time

Discover hidden Italy

Head off the beaten track, avoid the crowds and see more of Italy in 2018 with HF Holidays

Five reasons to choose a canal boat holiday

Boating holidays on rivers and canals are becoming more and more popular thanks to TV shows such as Great Canal Journeys and Celebrities Go Barging, but what is it about life on the waterways that's capturing people's imagination?

Winchester summer festivals

Winchester is full of life throughout the year. And for those who love festivals, England's vibrant, ancient capital has a calendar full of them. From food and drink to music and culture, see the main events you won't want to miss this summer

Chatsworth sparkles

With its gold leaf and pale yellow stonework glinting in the spring sunshine, Chatsworth will reopen to visitors on 24 March, completing the biggest restoration and conservation of the house, garden and park since the 1820's

Free fun at JORVIK Viking Festival

With hundreds of Norse warriors due to start their annual invasion of York in a couple of weeks, the team behind JORVIK Viking Festival have revealed the best places to explore Viking culture completely free of charge

The Seychelles Islands: More accessible and affordable than ever

Fancy a holiday that won't cost a fortune? With new transport and accommodation options, the Seychelles is more affordable and accessible than ever. Now the whole family can enjoy 115 spotless islands, the planet's purest air, and a perfect climate year-round -without breaking the bank

Light my fire

Old and new romance is a reason to celebrate in the idyllic Seychelles

Ski-Daddle to the Slopes This Easter

With many schools enjoying two weeks' holiday over Easter, there is ample opportunity to hop, ski and slide over to the sunny French Alps

Whale watching tour

A visit to Iceland without a whale watching tour wouldn't be complete. Elding are a family company who have combined an interest in wildlife, the sea, and people, and have successfully united those interests to the advantage of both tourists and local people