Tim Richards

Tim Richards fell into travel writing after living and teaching in Egypt and Poland. He’s a light packing obsessive, and is especially drawn to the former communist countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

Germany has long had a relaxed attitude to nakedness.

Why Germans are the champions of going nude in public

Unlike its Japanese equivalent, where each gender has its own section, a German bathhouse is a completely mixed-gender clothing-free environment.

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Kronborg Castle, the setting of William Shakespeare's tragedy Hamlet.


The place that shook Shakespeare

There's no better place to soak up some Shakespearean drama than the town and castle where the Bard chose to house his characters.

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