10 of the world’s coolest neighbourhoods to visit right now

Keeping tabs on the local trends that keep city life so exciting is difficult – see this article for some ideas.

Regional know-how: the best websites for contacting local guides

The best way to explore a destination is with a local. These websites connect travellers with small, independent companies on the ground or individual experts to help plan the perfect trip

10 of the best boutique hotel websites

Whether it’s boutique B&Bs, budget pads, treehouses, or a glamorous hotel, these accommodation websites save you the trouble of trawling through endless internet listings

How 25 years of the Web inspired the travel revolution

The web has revolutionised the way we travel, allowing consumers to search, buy and share trips at the touch of a button. Kevin May, co-founder of Tnooz.com, traces the key developments since it began 25 years ago today http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/mar/12/how-25-years-of-the-web-inspired-travel-revolution