Travel Feature Articles - Page 56

Japan's capital is a fast-paced modern city with surprisingly peaceful corners - a place where the latest technology sits comfortably alongside ancient shrines. Currently covered in cherry blossoms, spring has already started.

With festival season approaching, it's time to wax your wellies, dig out that novelty hat and check out our rundown of the world's top sonic shindigs.

With everything from gastronomic wonders, fairy-tale castles and stunning vistas, we steer you through the best ways to enjoy France.

Looking for eco-friendly activities, transport, accommodation and organic food in Ireland? We discover the Emerald Isle's many shades of green.

Tired of Thai green curry and teriyaki sauce? Then follow us on a culinary cruise peppered with the odder offerings from the world's kitchens.

Budapest has emerged from a communist-era time warp to become one of Europe's most vibrant new cities. Combining hot springs with history, the visitor gets two cities all at once.

Forget Elvis conducting your ceremony in Las Vegas or conforming to the traditional country manor or classic castle. If any engagement proposals come your way this St Valentine's Day, take a more unconventional approach.

There is nothing like a 400th birthday as an excuse for a party. That's why Québec City, the capital of Canada's largest province, is also the fun capital of Canada this year.

No longer just for daredevils, this extraordinary country has battled decades of turmoil to emerge as South America's hottest new destination, jammed with unspoilt mountains, coastline and jungle.

Whether you're planning to indulge in a luxury chalet, looking for the latest design hotel or are after something a little quirky, we show you some of the best places to stay on the slopes.

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