Looking to do the Cinque Terre? Here's where you fly into and base yourself.
From the Galapagos to the Great Barrier Reef, there are some destinations you can't keep putting off for a visit, writes Michael Gebicki.
Alison Stewart scales the cliffs of the Cinque Terre and finds villages returning to life after devastating floods.
What happens when a seventysomething eschews escorted touring for an independent jaunt with family? Some might predict disaster. Dayle Green finds out.
Ben Hall wanders away from the magnificent monuments to unearth some true Italian culture.
Rosemarie Milsom works up a thirst hiking the rugged terrain of the Ligurian Coast's Cinque Terre.