Want to try one of Israel's star beaches? In listings, Nahsholim invariably scores very highly. It is a popular day-trip destination for people in the north of Israel - and also the site of a quality hotel with a difference.
In the early morning sunlight, a chicken strolls between the elegant sun loungers at the pool of the brand new Zemi Beach House resort on Anguilla, summing up how this quaint Caribbean island uniquely combines the rustic with the sophisticated.
The town of Sermione on the southern shores of Lake Garda is probably the most popular seaside resort in northern Italy. It is also a spa with Roman origins - you will find the small town and its thermal springs on the tip of a protruding peninsula that divides the gulfs of Desenzano and Peschiera.
The greenery is so lush and the water is so plentiful that if it was allowed you would jump in. Welcome to Banias, one of the most impressive waterfalls in the Middle East. It is a bit of a schlep to the Golan Heights but it is worth it to see Banias and to hike along one of the trails in the large nature reserve.
The great William Shakespeare aka The Bard of Avon, will be commemorated across England this year to mark 400 years since his death in 1616. During his short 52 years on earth he penned stories that are still loved today. Here we round-up some of the best ways to celebrate Shakespeare's life and works, and where to discover the untold stories of England's Bard.
South Africa's Zimbali resort extends over 700 hectares and offers a rare combination of lush forest, soft-sand beaches and an 18-hole golf course on the lovely KwaZulu-Natal's Dolphin Coast, along the Indian Ocean.
"Zimbali" is the Zulu word for "valley of flowers" and this goes some way to describing the blossoming environment.