For a look at the history and warrior culture of Japan and to find out how the samurai became part of the world's imagination, head to these top original and recreated castles.
Australians might think they are sport mad in summer, but the Brits can give Australians a run for their money.
Apartment hotels can be dull places to stay, but this is a welcome exception.
You scarcely need to leave you car to admire some of Europe's most splendid scenery.
With a whopping 890 rooms, this is now the largest hotel in the country.
Five great drives that makes this the ultimate West Australian road trip.
You have to respect a place that serves steak sandwiches for dessert. Especially when that place is a seafood restaurant.
These untrammeled landscapes are postcard-perfect and free of photo-bombing tourists - but they won't stay a secret much longer.
The dogs have sensed it's on. I know this because about 100 huskies are howling, leaping and vying for attention .
There isn't a better way to have an active holiday with some homely comforts.