Captain Cook's voyage up Australia's east coast abound in Cooktown where he and his crew were stranded for 48 days in 1770.
With Picasso's Guernica and other masterpieces from Spanish artists such as Goya and El Greco, along with European and US works, Madrid is a hub for art lovers.
From pancake-flipping marathons to startling plunges into icy cold water, here are 10 of the best ways New Year’s Eve is celebrated.
This southern US city isn't at risk of becoming a museum any time soon.
Dress like a pineapple and learn how to samba like a pro on a backstage tour of Rio's famous carnival.
A new guidebook, Destination Art: 500 Artworks Worth the Trip, pinpoints where to find some of the world's best artworks. Katrina Lobley has compiled this edited extract.
This truly feels like I've stepped back in time to another era – a time when rock stars ruled the world.
A walking tour gives visitors an insight into this northern British city's musical pedigree.
There's one thing every visitor to the sites of the Great War should know.
More than a third of Australians still visit attractions with captive or performing animals overseas.
This vast remote beauty has treasures you won't find anywhere else in the world.
Heiva allows its competitors to actually scald themselves with fire.