Christy Spring

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Coworth Park: hotel review

Coworth Park has long been one of the premier British properties for luxury, but also offers plenty of activities to help guests reconnect with the outdoors, writes Christy Spring

'Breathe through your sphincter': a wellness retreat at BodyHoliday St Lucia

Sometimes adventure is trying something that’s completely novel, which is exactly what writer Christy Spring experiences on the island of St Lucia, where she immerses herself in breathwork and wellness on a BodyHoliday retreat

Sky high: skiing in the mighty Dolomites

The power of nature is on vivid display in the Dolomites. After a trailblazing flight to Bolzano, Christy Spring tucks into the Italian mountain range to test her boundaries on the slopes

Unique holiday homes to rent

From the villa featured in White Lotus and a floating Nordic cabin to one of the most exclusive Airbnb's in the world, these are the five coolest holiday rentals you need to check out

Hotel Beauregard, Paris: review

Touriste's latest budget-boutique hotel proves that a night in the lesser-known 15th arrondissement is exactly what you need on a Parisien getaway – here's why

Hotel Panache, Paris: review

Quirky and casual, Hotel Panache is a well-located and surprisingly affordable boutique hotel near the Grands Boulevard. Here's our verdict and recommendations for places to eat and drink nearby

The best creative retreats in the UK and abroad

Hone your craft while holidaying with our pick of the best creative escapes. From scriptwriting, cookery schools and wallet-making to ceramics, painting and photography, here’s our pick of the best

Mollie's Motel and Diner, Bristol: hotel review

The Soho House group opens its second budget-luxe motel and diner in Bristol in a bid to reinvent UK roadside stays. Here's our verdict

Thyme, The Cotswolds: hotel review

Thyme combines quintessential Cotswolds architecture with a thoroughly modern approach to hospitality, food and wellness. Check out our thoughts on the hotel


Head to the coastal town of El Gouna, Egypt for Sandbox Festival. An Arabian oasis of sandy beaches, world-class DJs and adrenaline pumping activities

Love International

Head to Croatia for Love International – the perfect marriage of festival and holiday. It's a week long sun-sation filled with legendary electronic DJs, boat parties and beachside bliss

We Out Here

We Out Here is a jazz and electronic festival with an iconic lineup curated by DJ legend Gilles Peterson. This year sees its relocation to Dorset for a guaranteed weekend of toe-tapping glee

Oasis: Into the Wild

A music festival in the magical Atlas Mountains with a floor filling lineup of legendary house and techno DJs? Sign us up

Primavera Sound Barcelona

Primavera Sound is Barcelona's biggest festival with one of the heaviest-hitting lineups in Europe. It's famous for a reason

Love Supreme

Love Supreme is Europe's largest outdoor jazz festival, promising a cockle-warming weekend of jazz, soul and R&B in the South Downs countryside


Hailed as Denmark's answer to Glastonbury, Roskilde promises eight days of unmissable rock, pop and activism

Iconic dishes from American destinations

The USA is famous for many legendary food exports, from the Philly cheesesteak to Chicago-style pizza. Check out our top signature dishes from four classic US destinations