In BIG pictures: Burano island, Venetian Lagoon

When we took a trip to Venice last summer there was one place we had heard so much about but we just didn’t have the time to see. It maybe a small island, but Burano with its canals, colourful houses and traditional way of life, has a pretty big reputation. Thankfully for us our writer Lee had the time to venture a little further into the Ventian Lagoon earlier this year…

Beach hopping along the Turkish Riviera

Beach holidays and cultural adventures are not often two things that can be had simultaneously, unless of course you happen to be travelling the Mediterranean. The south west coast of Turkey, known as the Turkish Riviera, is a gorgeous mix of beautiful beaches and history. Start with the Lycian coast, making your way ultimately to Ölüdeniz for the ultimate Turkish beach-hopping holiday….

In BIG Pictures: Bruges, Belgium

Overcrowded and a little too cute to some and perfectly preserved romantic medieval city to others, Bruges seems to divide opinons. Although thousands of visitors can’t be wrong and with a collection of attractive market squares, steep-gabled houses lining dreamy canals and winding cobbled streets…..