The sights, sounds and smells of a city can be exhilarating; the buzz is hard to beat. Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway, a low-cost jaunt or a luxury city break, Inspiration has all your city travel needs covered


10 fun and colourful street art festivals this summer

22 May 2017

The grand Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca

Morocco beyond Marrakech: explore the country from north to south

Slovenia's mystical Lake Bled and the Gothic church on its island

14 monumental European attractions — part 2

09 May 2017

The Nan Lian Garden offers a moment of respite in a city famous for its buzz

What to do in Hong Kong for free!

25 April 2017

Languedoc city breaks: 5 cultural gems in Southern France

The 14 best family vacation destinations for 2017

Explore the best street markets in Hanoi, Vietnam

The best food cities for the hungry traveller

Curious about Montpellier? Read on for our local's tips for travelling to France's fastest growing city

An understated French pearl: our city guide to Montpellier

Spending a day in the park is one of the Montrealers' favourite activities

A local Montrealer’s guide to exploring Montreal

04 April 2017

Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of Valencia's historic Central Market

Where the locals go: favourite summer destinations most searched by its residents

"The best road in the world" – Transfăgărășan

Visit Transylvania: a 10-day road trip through Romania’s most charming region

Visit Hamra, one of Beirut's thriving districts, for a taste of the city's colourful nightlife

Sleepless in Beirut: a guide to the Lebanese capital

Dublin is the perfect destination for your next getaway

Through local eyes: a city guide of what to do while in Dublin

Mexico without walls: the real Mexican experience beyond the resort towns

Ait-Ben-Haddou might look familiar – that's because it was the backdrop for 20 films and a TV series

Lights, camera, action: visit the filming locations of 8 popular TV series

Crowds of tourists enter the site of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia

World famous landmarks and their lesser-known alternatives

Take on Western Australia with this epic road rip from Perth to Broome

The great Aussie road trip: cruising the West Coast of Australia

24 January 2017

Hot air balloons galore at the annual Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

Alternative America: underrated destinations across the USA

12 January 2017

What to do in Madrid: a list of attractions for the budget traveller

Make it a plan to go somewhere new at least once a year- might we suggest the vibrant city of Sibiu, Romania?

Next in travel: 11 destinations on the rise for 2017

Join Helsinki for LUX, a light show in January part of Finland 100

Global events worth travelling for in 2017

14 alternative summer holiday destinations to visit in 2017

A peaceful vacation by the sea awaits in Kalamata

The best budget vacation destinations of 2017

The Peak Tram towers over the Hong Kong skyline

15 tourist attractions you must see before you die

Lisbon is the perfect mix of beautiful scenery, delicious food and exciting history

Accessible cities: exploring Lisbon as a disabled traveler

The Argonaut Hotel has an excellent location and a stylish, maritime interior

7 stylish hotels in San Francisco

Cuba is an island of contrasts, as epitomized by the town of Trinidad

The Times They Are A-Changin’: travel to Cuba

18 October 2016

Accessible cities: a disabled traveller’s guide to Athens

13 October 2016

Dulwich Picture Gallery is one of London's many fantastic museums

An artful stay in London: 10 excellent art museums

Standing on the edge of the Iguazú Falls, on the border of Argentina and Brazil

Crossing the divide: 10 unique border crossings

Top 10 luxury ski resorts

Top 10 luxury ski resorts

The Colosseum is one of many visual delights in Rome

Architectural diamonds in Rome

Holiday season in Asia: our top 10 destinations to visit

A selection of smørrebrød from Aamann's

Chasing down Copenhagen’s best smørrebrød

London is one of Europe's busiest cities. Delve deeper though and there are plenty of green retreats to relax in

Hush: the calmest retreats in and around London