The best places to go in spring
Springtime is beautiful, with its big blue skies and flowers in bloom, so there may be no better time to travel. If you're thinking about getting away, here are…14 Feb 2017 • Rough Guides Editors camera_alt Gallery
St John’s sits on the northeast corner of the Avalon Peninsula, a jagged, roughly rectangular slab of land divided into four arms and connected to the rest of Newfoundland by a narrow, tapering isthmus. Highlights include the varied attractions along the Irish Loop; Heart’s Content, with its antique cable station; Castle Hill, from where there are panoramic views over Placentia Bay; and the sea-bird colonies of Cape St Mary’s. With the exception of the cape, which is a tad too far away for comfort, all make good day-tripping destinations from St John’s.
Travel offers; book through Rough Guides
The latest articles, galleries, quizzes and videos.
From ancient temples to hyper-modern skyscrapers, these are just a few of the world's most incredible architectural wonders. Whether you're looking to wander l…01 Feb 2017 • Rough Guides Editors camera_alt Gallery
Solo travel can be one of the most rewarding ways to explore the world. Whether you'd rather spend it on a desert island or in a frenetic new city, here are th…21 Dec 2016 • Rachel Mills camera_alt Gallery