Europe is all about intimacy. It's about small villages with long histories, and cities that can be explored on foot in a few days.
Peace and fragrant loveliness inhabit the green hills of Austria's Wachau Valley on the Danube.
It turned French in 1681, German in 1871, French again in 1918, German in 1940 and French again in 1944. Welcome to Strasbourg.
Egypt's archaeological heritage has been carted off to foreign shores for centuries. What remains is extraordinary, but will it last?
Some harbours stand out for their natural beauty and easy access to cities and sights.
You can imagine Hansel and Gretel or Little Red Riding Hood trotting along the cobbled streets.
Nothing can prepare you for the reality of Tutankhamun's exquisite golden mask.
Experience the wild, visit the most remote and naturally beautiful lands on Earth, but why not do it in style?
It's a daybreak flight over Egypt's Valley of the Kings.
Myanmar's appeal seeps slowly into your consciousness, fuelled by the warmth of its people.
If it's not, it must come close ...
While Paris gets most of the love, Strasbourg deserves to be showered with affection.