The Maldives and the Barrier Reef are famous scuba spots, but here are some less obvious places for wrecks, weird fish and top diving companies
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Great hotels, gites and auberges in France.
From Picardy to Provence here is some recommended accommodation in chateaux, converted stables and cottages to suit all budgets.
Wild days out for Easter: UK walks, attractions and activities – without the crowds
Big-name attractions are heaving over the spring break but the UK has a wealth of spectacular, less-well-known days out.
It’s blooming spring! 22 great UK walks
Shake off the winter blues and enjoy longer, warmer days on one of these great country walks – all with pub stops – chosen by top British nature writers
Cycle, climb, run and relax … at Sheffield’s festival of outdoor activities
A celebration of all things active, the Outdoor City Weekender highlights the Steel City’s appeal to sport fans and its potential as a gateway to the great outdoors
Great country pubs in the UK
What could be better than a walk in the countryside followed by a visit to a rural inn with great food and drink?
The best new budget hotels in London
With smart tech and sharp design, a new wave of budget hotels is sweeping away grisly memories of dull functionality. We review a selection of the latest openings across London
Massive ancient undersea landslide discovered off Great Barrier Reef
Scientists were amazed to find remains of 300,000-year-old sediment slip while conducting 3D mapping of deep sea floor
20 UK hotels, rooms and hostels opening in 2017
New places to stay this year will include a cool hostel at Hadrian’s Wall, a Titanic hotel in Belfast and a Coal Exchange in Cardiff
It’s Twixmas time: family events in the UK between Christmas and New Year
Bored between Christmas and New Year? There’s no need to be with this selection of family-focused events, performances, tours and walks