Food & Travel

  • NewsThe Telegraph

    Tenerife vs Madeira: The two jet lag-free islands vying for your attention this winter

    Sometimes, travel is not about the far-flung and the remote horizon, but the familiar destination and the firm favourite. One of those times is surely this time of year, when the days are short, the temperatures are dropping, and all you want is a little winter sunshine.

    12-min read
  • LifestyleThe Telegraph

    The 10 best alternative ski resorts to try this winter

    The French don’t call British skiers “Le Rosbif” for nothing. When it comes to ski holidays, just like our roast dinners, we know what we like. For a long time, that has involved choosing the same ski resorts year in and year out. But after a wallet-squeezing couple of years, increasingly unpredictable snow conditions and a desire to avoid long lift queues, skiers are looking for alternative resorts away from the tried-and-tested favourites.

    11-min read
  • LifestyleThe Telegraph

    Where did London’s hottest new members’ club go so horribly wrong?

    Last summer, I visited Birch Selsdon, a just-opened hotel and members’ club in a revamped De Vere property at the edge of London, where Croydon peters out into Surrey. In its restaurant, extended families ate breakfast bathed in the sunlight that flooded through its large picture windows.

    6-min read
  • LifestyleEvening Standard

    Munich city guide: why it's the perfect Christmassy break

    With its Christmas markets and the stunning new Rosewood hotel, there's no better place for a winter break than Bavaria's capital. Mary Lussiana shares her tips after spending time in the city

    6-min read
  • NewsThe Guardian

    Europe’s geography ‘kind of reshaped’ as Paris-Berlin night train returns

    Advocates for rail travel hope the revived connection will help people to experience ‘the joy of the journey’

    6-min read
  • LifestyleThe Telegraph

    How we fell in love with Premier Inn

    I tend to decline party invitations when they necessitate staying the night. If I’m at the host’s house, it will be ruinously late before I turn in (and I have no willpower to say no to nightcaps). If I’m staying at a hotel, then suddenly the whole thing has become an expensive minibreak.

    6-min read
  • LifestyleYahoo Canada Style

    This outdoor pizza oven is the perfect Christmas gift for foodies — save $41 on Amazon

    Shoppers agree that this on-sale pizza oven delivers "amazing pizza" that's sure to impress your family and friends.

    2-min read