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A drop in the ocean: discovering the islands of the Indian Ocean

Whether you’re a beach bum or in search of some intrepid adventures, there’s an island in the Indian Ocean with your name on it...

Winging It: The Isles of Scilly

Don't take this personally, but you look stressed. Luckily, you can get to some tropical, beach-laden islands to chill out without even leaving our fair country

The Horn Identity

The ‘Big Five’ of African game animals – lion, cape buffalo, leopard, elephant and rhinoceros – is what every safari-goer wants to see. Yet the term’s

Travelling to the North Pole: who goes there and how?

The North Pole is one of the most remote places on Earth, but for three months of each year, one boat travels there. We met some of the people on board

Outdoor Photographer of the Year: the best nature photos of 2018

The category winners have been announced in the 2018 OPOTY competition, showcasing some of the best landscape and wildlife photography of the last year

Best adventure holidays for 2018

Sun, sea, and scaling a mountain? If that sounds like your kind of holiday, here are some ideas for adventure trips that will take your break to new heights

The best island holidays for action and adventure

There's more to islands than beaches and beautiful blues seas: these idyllic isles are home to more adventure than you can shake a stick at

The most idyllic islands to visit right now

From tiny islets in the Thames to ultra-luxe private islands in the Caribbean, it turns out that there are a lot of seriously beautiful, bountiful islands out there. Here are 25 of our favourites for the year ahead

Winging It: Melbourne

Do: New Year's Eve FireworksIf you really want to brag about your New Year's Eve plans (well done you for getting organised early) – wing yourself over to Mel

We searched for the elusive auroras of northern Finland

We went into Finnish wilderness in search of the northern lights and found a lot more than pretty green glows to keep us entertained