Looking to try somewhere new for your next holiday or city break? From sweet summer escapes to budget-friendly cities and winter sun hotspots, we've got all the inspiration you need right here.
Whether you jet in for the pizza, Pompeii or a scenic road trip around the Amalfi Coast, you’ll find Naples to be one of Italy’s most magical destinations. Read more about the city and Ben Holbrook’s roadtrip adventures in Naples here.
Zadar should be on your radar for more reasons than one – not least the amazing outdoor art installations and Roman ruins. Find out more about Zadar in Things to Do in Zadar and Beyond.
From the honey-coloured city of Mdina to tales of knights in Valletta, ancient cities and the turquoise waters of Gozo, the Maltese archipelago is a dream destination.
Listen to our Malta and Gozo podcast for inspiration on what to see and do when you get there.
The island that inspired Gerald Durrell’s book My Family and Other Animals (plus the popular TV series) is filled with pretty seaside villages, mountains, forests and white sandy beaches. Discover for yourself when you pay a visit to Corfu.
Fly into Ponta Delgada and explore the Azores, from whale watching to epic hiking trails, these paradise islands are most definitely one of our most exciting destinations. Learn more about the Azores in Are the Azores for You.
For somewhere completely different, choose Kosice for your next weekend getaway. It’s cool, creative, budget-friendly and one of Europe’s best kept secrets. Read more about Kosice in 11 Reasons Kosice is Europe's Best Kept Secret.
From beachside sundowners to hazy sunrise DJ sets, the biggest party island on the planet awaits. Read our guide to a week long Ibiza party.
There's more to Murcia than beaches. Expect amazing tapas, beautiful vineyards, scenic hiking trails and lively fiestas. Listen to our Murcia podcast and learn more about this beautiful city located in south-eastern Spain.
A recent makeover has seen Bordeaux transformed into one of France’s most elegant cities. Drink in the sights and sounds of Bordeaux with our podcast guide – listen here.
A trip to the Catalan capital never disappoints. From delicious tapas to non-stop nightlife and of course, Antoni Gaudi’s spectacular architecture, Barcelona offers a getaway to remember. Check out our guide to Barcelona’s coolest barrios.
With its pretty Venetian Harbour, lively old port and excellent restaurants, Chania is one of Crete’s most beautiful destinations and an excellent choice if you’re planning a sunshine getaway.
Sardinia’s capital is a whirl of vespas, delicious pizza and beautiful beaches. Take a break in Cagliari and discover this Mediterranean gem for yourself. P.S. Check out 5 of Cagliari's Best Beaches before you go.
The largest of the Ionian islands is a true paradise isle, filled with spectacular beaches and sparkling blue-green waters, pretty little fishing villages, oak forests and rolling vineyards.
Fall in love with the birthplace of Aphrodite. From scenic hikes to dips in the Blue Lagoon, a trip to Paphos offers more than just sun, sand and sea. Know before you go, read: What to do in Paphos.
France’s second city is a vibrant melting pot of food, culture and history – plan a city break in Marseille for good times galore.
For beautiful beaches, spectacular hiking trails and year-round warmth, jet into Lanzarote. Read more about Lanzarote in our Lanzarote travel guide.
The home of paella is ready and waiting to welcome you to its sunny shores. From its historic Carmen neighbourhood to its futuristic City of Arts and Sciences and excellent seafront restaurants, Valencia offers more than enough attractions for a short weekend break or longer sunshine getaway. Check out our Foodie's Guide to Valencia to find out more about the city's amazing gastronomy.