fine food - Treetop dining in the Maldives
Going for dinner in the Maldives isn’t as straightforward as you might think. It may be the world’s flattest country, with atolls fringed by abundant arcs of buttery sands, but that doesn’t mean the country’s chefs are content with their oceanfront beach bars and palm-fringed pool bistros. In pursuit of novelty, the most luxurious resorts are now taking fine dining to new heights: by moving their signature restaurants off the ground and into the trees.
Hammams of Marrakech
Hammams are central to Moroccan culture, and there is no better way to unwind after a day of sightseeing in Marrakech than with a vigorous scrub-down followed by tranquil relaxation in a traditional bathing establishment.
Family travel - Learning experiences
Family holidays can be great opportunities to learn about the world and its cultures, and there are now plenty of destinations where your trip can include unforgettable learning experiences. Travel expert Nichola West rounds up her top five educational family destinations.
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