The city break… Shanghai: From modern high rises to European-style buildings, see it all in 48 hours

Published in The Mail on Sunday on 11th February 2018

Also published on MailOnline

Shanghai is best explored through its architecture, from the modern high-rises that epitomise its economic boom, to the European-style buildings that serve as reminders of foreign occupation in its recent history…

Read more at MailOnline

There’s so much more to Jamaica than just beaches and Bob Marley – here’s what you should do instead

Published on on 6th February 2018

Think of Jamaica and images of stunning beaches and Bob Marley will probably enter your mind.

Quite right too – situated in the Caribbean sea, Jamaica certainly has an abundance of postcard-perfect coastlines to explore and Bob Marley is arguably the island’s best-known cultural icon.

But you may be more familiar with Jamaican exports than you think.


Do you need travel insurance? What should you look for when choosing the right cover?

Published on on 6th January 2018

Congratulations – you have survived your first week of 2018, hopefully relatively unscathed.

But with 51 more weeks to go this year, and some pretty dreary weather outside, you’re probably planning your next holiday.

The first Saturday of the year is often dubbed Sunshine Saturday because so many people book their breaks for the coming year, but it’s also a good time to think about something else important – travel insurance.