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Sicily: culture and conquest

Sicily: culture and conquest

May 03, 2016 13:14 BST

​"To have seen Italy without having seen Sicily is not to have seen Italy at all, for S...

Walking (and snowshoeing and skiing) in a winter wonderland

Walking (and snowshoeing and skiing) in a winter wonderland

Apr 18, 2016 08:37 BST

Winter sports specialist Keith Maidlow has been around mountains for many years and has...

Stylish Umbria

Stylish Umbria

Apr 15, 2016 11:16 BST

RWH tour leader and Adagio holiday specialist Peter Watts is off back to Trevi again th...

The Jungle Book Revisited

The Jungle Book Revisited

Apr 12, 2016 11:16 BST

Rudyard Kipling’s classic Indian tale is about to be launched on April 15th in a new li...

​Walking in the Drakensberg Mountains part 2: The hike to Baboon Rock - Laurence Mitchell

​Walking in the Drakensberg Mountains part 2: The hike to Baboon Rock - Laurence Mitchell

Apr 12, 2016 11:12 BST

Our original plan for a hike up to Baboon Rock had been thwarted by heavy rain and low ...

​Walking in the Drakensberg Mountains - Laurence Mitchell

​Walking in the Drakensberg Mountains - Laurence Mitchell

Apr 05, 2016 12:25 BST

Laurence Mitchell, correspondent for Walk magazine, savours his first full day’s walkin...

A Roman holiday revisited

A Roman holiday revisited

Mar 30, 2016 09:34 BST

How to fit the best of the fascinations of Rome into a short visit is an ongoing challe...

New Zealand flag vote: stay with the old or go with the new?

New Zealand flag vote: stay with the old or go with the new?

Mar 23, 2016 09:02 GMT

New Zealanders are voting this month in a referendum to choose whether to change their ...

Walking in the Majorcan mountains

Walking in the Majorcan mountains

Mar 21, 2016 11:36 GMT

Christopher Somerville, Walking Correspondent from The Times, enjoys beautiful landscap...

A walk on the wild side in the Alpujarras

A walk on the wild side in the Alpujarras

Mar 18, 2016 10:46 GMT

Alan Wooding, Travel Correspondent for Premier Newspapers, shares his experience of his...