Live like a local: Luxury holidays
6 Mins
They say if you really want to get to know a city, you should live like a local. So for your next holiday , forget checking into a generic chain hotel and instead opt for the ‘home-from-home’ concept but luxed up to maximum levels. In a nutshell, that’s essentially what onefinestay offers - stylish city pads, right in the heart of the action, with all the home comforts you can’t...
onefinestay / Holidays / Travel
Escape to Nicaragua
6 Mins
Don’t tell anyone but Siri Elise Dybdal just might have found your next dream holiday . Here's the lowdown on her secret escape to Nicaragua... Costa Rica has long been a popular tourist...
nicaragua / travel review / holiday
Best of both worlds at Gamefield
6 Mins
Want the luxury of a five-star hotel with the freedom of a self-catering rental? Look no further… Carrie Mitchell summons her girl gang for a few blissful days living like ladies of leisure...
gamefield / perthshire / travel review
Family adventures at Mains of Taymouth Country Estate
5 Mins
Taking four kids on holiday might sound like hard work but Laura Wood finds it’s not so taxing at Mains of Taymouth Country Estate in Kenmore. “Look at the size of the paddling pool… it’s...
Mains of Taymouth / Family holiday / travel review
Aikwood Tower – the height of luxury
5 Mins
New mum Nicky Howden embarks on her first holiday en famille at the rather grand Aikwood Tower in the Scottish Borders. The wish list was admittedly pretty long: a luxurious, atmospheric...
aikwood tower / scottish borders / travel review
The dream job: Travel commissioning editor
3 Mins
Going on holiday for a living might sound like the impossible dream, but it’s not. Meet The Sunday Times Travel Magazine’s Lucy Thackray... I worked hard to get my job. First, I did an...
Travel / careers / interview
The best walks in Edinburgh and Glasgow
2 Mins
We put our heads together to give you some of our favourite places to go a-wandering. Here are some of the best walks in Edinburgh and Glasgow. Edinburgh River Almond Walkway Suggested...
walks / Edinburgh / Glasgow
Vietnam: The ultimate travel guide
10 Mins
Anna Matheson discovers the best of Vietnam in an action-packed two-week trip . Check out her must-dos, must-sees and must-buys... Fly into capital city Hanoi The centre of Vietnam’s...
vietnam / Travel / review
Escape to Knock Castle Hotel & Spa
3 Mins
Rebecca McCosh travels to Knock Castle Hotel & Spa in peaceful Perthshire for some much-needed R ‘n’ R. Thanks to a wrong turn, what should have been an hour and a half journey from...
knock castle hotel / Travel / review
Time for a buggy revamp
1 Min
Laura Cully tries out the valet service at Edinburgh’s Buggy Repair Centre . Words I never thought I’d say: “I’m taking the Bugaboo for a service and valet.” But after eight years of...
prams / repairs / Edinburgh