Flying across London – on the new South Bank zip wire ride

Close to Waterloo, Zip World Southbank takes riders above the treetops and slides them across a city park at more than 30mph. Guardian Travel’s white-knuckle hero Will Coldwell tried it out

The world’s most extraordinary hotels – in pictures

The Lonely Planet’s inaugural list of the world’s most extraordinary places to stay can be found in this link http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/feb/18/worlds-most-extraordinary-hotel-lonely-planet-mihir-garh-rajasthan