Travel

From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

The Grog Shop, Cleveland: the ‘place to play’ for up-and-coming bands since 1992

We’ve been travelling across the USA with Northern-Irish singer-songwriter Foy Vance to discover some of the country’s best music, cuisine and culture. The journey continued in Cleveland,...

New transport links boost business and tourism for Hong Kong and Pearl River Delta

Hong Kong's new high-speed train station, along with the new Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macao bridge, have slashed travel times for millions of people throughout China’s Pearl River Delta region....

Matera, European Capital of Culture 2019: watch the opening ceremony live

Matera is celebrating its inauguration as the European Capital of Culture 2019 with a spectacular opening weekend of performance. Watch part of the ceremony live on this page – Saturday,...

The real 10-year challenge: how the hashtag is being used to raise awareness of...

How well have you aged? The viral 10-year challenge, that spread like wildfire on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter this week, gave anyone who has an online social...