DO I kick Luke the horse in the belly or not? I am balanced on top of Luke clopping through the picturesque Brecon Beacons, trying to summon my inner Vladimir Putin. But my shirt remains on and my horse refuses to take commands. I wouldn’t say I’m an
I HAVE a very carefully “Taylored” method for falling asleep on long-haul flights. Two large glasses of whisky and Taylor Swift’s album 1989 on repeat. That is a pretty embarrassing thing for a 30-year-old man to do, so I was happy to hear any alter
KYLIE Minogue has revealed that she doesn’t think she’ll ever become a mum after her split from ex-fiance Joshua Sasse. She says that she had considered having a baby on her own – but that she is now happier to be an aunt or step-mum in the future.
From remote islands to city skylines, seascapes to moorland outlooks, our readers share their favourite landscapesThere can’t be many views as far-reaching as this. George Fox climbed Pendle in 1652. He saw the silver line of sea bordering Lancashire an
These isles are alive with natural wonders – and experts who can get you close to the edge. From river-swims and packrafting to trail running and via ferrata, here are 20 great wilderness adventuresDifficulty: easy/moderateSuitable for 16-plus (with acc
FROM bee-sting therapy and snail facials to infrared saunas, I’ve seen wacky health fads come and go. Lying in a radioactive cave must be one of the strangest. Sweating in my swimsuit, I am among a dozen tourists in an abandoned gold mine. The Ga
HOLIDAYING by ferry can be a big money-saver for families. With no baggage costs or rental car, sailing can offer fantastic value. The open road and a spacious ship can float your boat more than a budget airline too. And if you book your accommodation and
FROM the comfort of a cabana on the adults-only Serenity Deck of the Carnival Horizon, I’m soaking up the Mediterranean sunshine. But I can’t pretend I’m not tempted by the squeals of delight that filter up from the Dr Seuss WaterWorks slides two de