Cycling in the Dordogne is like gliding into an impressionists' masterpiece, especially on an e-bike.
Sydney writer and author Alison Stewart loves all travel but is particularly attracted to wild places.
The depth and breadth of antiquities you can see on a stop off from a cruise ship is mind-boggling.
The gems of ancient art that were moved to make way for modernity.
For some, making a pilgrimage walk is a religious experience. But for others, it represents getting to a better place physically, spiritually and psychologically.
Tromso is famous for the Northern Lights but beneath its waters lies a WWII tomb.
We inadvertently invade the personal space of a pod of hippos, which erupt in a cacophony of chugs.
The shape-shifting land of Mexico is not without its challenges, particularly today, but its beauty, culture and other-worldliness will stay with you forever.
Visiting Bruges with the film In Bruges as a guide adds a light-hearted dimension to a tour of a magnificent chocolate box of a place.
Proud modern-day Vikings, the Lofoten Islanders make millions from cod and their cows give so much milk they have to wear bras.
Wars provoke strong emotion. The new $100 million Sir John Monash Centre is a case in point.
Mythical creatures must surely inhabit the forests and river glens in this delightful part of Norway.
Melbourne-born Percy Grainger held a lifelong enchantment with composer Edvard Grieg's music and the interest was reciprocated.
It's hard to choose just six in this country full of spectacular sites.
"Chalk cathedrals" spread like a subterranean metropolis beneath France's Champagne region.
Trondelag, and its capital Trondheim, wedged into the heart of the country, is Norway's quietly achieving region.