Years ago, my family visited Lindisfarne and I remembered just enough about it to want to revisit it with the benefit of hindsight, so Northumberland became the destination, the Holy Island of Lindisfarne the intention.
Places to visit
It was not a question I had been asked before, but “have you turned the sauna off, darling?” became a daily catchphrase on a trip to the beautiful Scottish Highlands.
We really do have an amazing backyard, here in the Outer Hebrides.
The city of Edinburgh has remained at the pinnacle of Scotland’s history for generations, becoming one of the most visited destinations across the country.
At times, the pace of life becomes relentlessly hectic and something special is required in order to restore inner equilibrium.
It’s beyond expectations – and surprising: thousands of tropical plants, trees, flowers, wildlife, a waterfall amid almost 1,000 rooms and suites spread over 15 acres within minutes of bustling shopping malls and designer shops... Shangri-la Hotel, Singapore.
Skye has made it back onto one of the world’s most prestigious travel lists - despite being cited as “a place to avoid” by the same group in 2018.
As ’Superhenge’ is unearthed, Katie Wright rounds up other magnificent monuments to marvel at, all steeped in history ...