If your idea of a holiday involves plenty of sunshine, scenic vistas and a pinch of adventure, you will love these American short break ideas. See the other side of New York, from the thrill of deep-sea fishing off Long Island to tranquil hiking and paddling in the Adirondack Mountains. Try the deep south Louisiana, a state known for rich traditions and good times. Its calendar is filled with festivals and parties, most of which celebrate food, music or both or have great underwater adventures in the U.S Virgin Islands. Read more about Enjoy America's Great Outdoors
Malta has long been the Mediterranean's best-kept party secret, but a host of new festivals means the island is now dancing into the big league. As far back as the 1990s, Malta raves were attracting international superstars, such as DJ Carl Cox, with huge parties often in lush settings that put even Ibiza in the shade.
For most of us living in European countries, Autumn means shorter days and longer nights; the warmth and happy feeling of summer has started to fade. Sometime if we are lucky we get a prolong warm that comes around in the day, but when the nights draw in and we feel an autumn chill, many of us will be yearning for some warmth and sun. Read more about Malta, A Destination For The Autumn Season
Cosmopolitan Toronto, with its iconic CN Tower, the tallest free-standing structure in North America, world-class gastronomy and lively, yet easy-going vibe, is a great starting point to discover the natural wonders of Canada. From here, you can explore the thundering cascades of Niagara Falls – which have to be on everyone’s list of must-sees on a trip to this vast land of lakes, mountains, forests and rivers. Read more about Try Canada For A Short Break
For your next short break, try combining a hip city break, incredible natural scenery and star gazing in Alberta's City of Edmonton and Jasper National Park. The cool cultural city of Edmonton allows you to indulge in a vibrant food scene – dine at award-winning restaurants such as Corso 32, uncover some of the best Canadian cuisine such as the farm to table dishes offered at RGE RD, and sip on craft beers at Mercer Tavern, located in the new Ice District. Edmonton’s food landscape is inventive and diverse, just like the people who started the restaurants. Read more about Experience the Two sides of Alberta, Canada
Boasting gorgeous beaches, epic ancient sites and natural landscapes ripe for adventure, Antalya in Turkey has everything you need for a truly unforgettable holiday by the sea. For a holiday that combines stunning scenery, beautiful beaches, pine forests, fast-paced adventure and ancient sites look no further than Antalya, on Turkey’s Turquoise Coast. Boasting 300 days of sunshine per year, it’s the perfect destination for families and couples, sports enthusiasts, history buffs and sunbathers. Read more about Antalya, Turkey at its Best
Impressive for its compact size, Switzerland boasts a diverse array of historical attractions and natural wonders, making it the ideal destination for a show-stopping road trip. Travellers can explore some of Europe’s best preserved medieval villages, traverse giddy mountain passes, snowshoe across glacial plateaus and sip Grand Cru wines on the sun-drenched banks of crystal clear lakes. Read more about Take A Grand Tour of Switzerland
When Omar Sharif emerged from the shimmering desert mirages in arguably the greatest screen entrance in cinematic history, David Lean not only gave us a new matinee idol in his movie masterpiece, Lawrence of Arabia; the legendary film director also gave movie-going audiences a chance to see one of the most magnificent and magical landscapes in the world: Wadi Rum. Read more about Explore Wadi Rum, Like "Lawrence of Arabia"
It’s easy to feel energised when you’re surrounded by breathtaking wildlife, vibrant North African culture and enchanting ancient heritage. It’s even easier when you have clear blue skies, beating sun and perfect Mediterranean weather on your side. A brilliant balance of exotic adventure and unadulterated relaxation, Tunisia is elegant, inspiring and full of incredible secrets. Read more about Explore Tunisia
We all want a truly extraordinary holiday, but how often do we actually go one? In Oman, incredible sights and experiences are an everyday occurrence – from glimpses into ancient worlds to super-modern hotels, via unparalleled natural beauty that’s ripe for your next big adventure. Read more about Oman, A Land of Plenty