River cruising is rife with spine-tingling moments and this, it's safe to say, is definitely one of them.
Steve McKenna is based in the UK, but is usually drawn to sunnier climes. He has a special affection for Mediterranean Europe, south-east Asia and Latin America.
Billed as an 'affordable luxury lifestyle hotel', this hotel offers views that will leave you gobsmacked.
After years as a dodgy no-go zone, the area around London's King's Cross area is blossoming with chic eating and shopping - and Britain's most famous art and fashion college.
Hike up Cefalu's La Rocca to see ancient buildings from its Roman, Arab and Norman history.
Around hairpin bends and past mystic grottoes, the road to Monte Pellegrino is shared by pilgrims and tourists alike.
The neighbourhood of Sham Shui Po flies under the tourist radar and reveals an older grittier version of Hong Kong.
There could be an unforseen bright side to Brexit for travelling Australians.
Yuen Long has flat plains where you can pedal in comfort and admire the countryside and heritage sites.
Discover another Italy, from clifftop villas to rural farm experiences.
Indoor calorific delights and outdoor winter sports provide the perfect balance of Alpine charm.
It has stunning resorts, mountain villages and delightful piazzas but is also famous for something much darker.
Villa Massari could be the most atmospheric cycling pit stop ever.
From an eagle's eye perspective it looks a bit like a James Bond villain's lair masquerading as a top-secret science lab.
Despite its exotic appeal, with the exception of Cuba – which many of us see as a region in itself – few Australians visit the Caribbean. And we are missing out – big-time.
Its impressive restoration, and enviable location, makes the Admiral a smart base from which to explore the engaging Danish capital.