A white-knuckle ride through Moab's starkly beautiful desert terrain is guaranteed to challenge your nerves and dazzle your senses.
After abandoning a sensible career in IT to travel and write, Rob McFarland now divides his time between Sydney, the US and Europe. He’s won six writing awards, including Australian Travel Writer of the Year, and regularly runs workshops for aspiring writers. While not averse to the charms of a 5-star hotel, his most memorable travel experiences involve adventure. Highlights include scaling the mist-shrouded mountain behind Machu Picchu and rafting the Futaleufu River in Patagonia.
If it was good enough for Shakespeare and Jane Austin ...
If you're keen to visit the US restaurant anointed best of the year, plan a trip to Birmingham in the country's Deep South.
The Chinese have elevated the relatively simple act of infusing tea leaves in hot water into a beautiful (and often bewildering) art form.
A 46-kilometre cycle path follows a disused railway between Waterford and the coastal town of Dungarvan.
London's canal system might not be the industrial thoroughfare it once was but there are still plenty of things to trouble the first-time boater.
About 7000 good-as-new items are transferred daily to the centre's nearby retail store, which covers an entire city block.
Welcome to the outrageously opulent L'Oscar Hotel in London.
European river cruising is no longer a holiday just for the over-50s.
Every aspect of the experience is a noticeable upgrade from economy making it a compelling proposition on a flight of this length.
Glorious views, sublime stops for sustenance and the trail named the best urban hike in all of Asia.
This tour begins at one of the city's most popular venues and with one of Hungary's most popular drinks.
From cheese to cheesecake, coffee to traditional Irish stew, Dublin's food scene is thriving.
A visit to Rwanda's genocide memorial shows how brutal this country's recent past has been, and how far it has come.
Here are six cool hotels that won't put too much of a dent in your wallet.