Party in the sea – between the Isles of Scilly

The Low Tide Event is the ultimate pop-up, a mini festival held only twice a year when the sea recedes far enough to expose a sandbank linking Tresco and Bryher

Budapest’s Christmas markets: winter made cosy and cool

From gingerbread to bubblegum marzipan, music boxes to blackcurrant rum punch, Hungary’s capital is a great festive shopping destination

In love with winter swimming: ‘I like to feel the elements on my skin. It’s nourishing’

Three female swimmers share their passion – and lessons – for taking the plunge in the great outdoors in winter. All are profiled in films being screened at this year’s Kendal Mountain Festival