From high-end luxury hotels to budget-friendly hostels, Mallorca has something to suit anyone's tastes.
The more intimate, low-key gatherings often provide the most memorable experiences.
Aoife O'Riordain picks five of the best hotels the UK has to offer, especially when it's bank holiday weekend.
It's been an uncomfortable time for French tourism - and officials worry that further trouble could damage the country's image.
Looming out of the misty forest like some mythological creature, this tree appears to have grown arms, legs and even a rather small head.
This picturesque 19th-century graveyard often attracts visitors hoping for a glimpse of a ghostly monk, but instead they ...
Large crowds from all over the world queue up to witness the extremely rare hatching of these mysterious olms in a cave in Slovenia.
For here, killer cocktails - or, by day, simply coffee and cake - are as much a part of the lifestyle as the sandy beach in view from its terrace.
Europe has plenty to surprise even the most well-travelled.
A new standard class only service from London to Edinburgh is set to overturn a tradition of luxury rail travel that began in Victorian times.
While terrorism fears are driving customers away from other Mediterranean destinations, Spain and Portugal are reaping a bonanza.
The plot for the next Star Wars film is guarded more closely than the Death Star, but it will feature plenty of Irish mist and rain.
Cannes is the ultimate festival town, where boat shows, regattas and concerts combine with a curvaceous bay, sandy beaches and dazzling light.
Greenwich welcomes throngs of tourists every year to mingle with a thriving community.
It's basically your own private island for a weekend - just make sure you go with some people you like!