Yes you read it right… black sand. Not yellow, not white, not cream – black. Well that might be pushing it a little. It was more like a dark grey in Mero beach in Dominica. But the point is this isn’t your ordinary beach.
In the blistering heat in the Caribbean there’s only one way to cool down, and that’s ice – lots of it. Enter the Magic Ice Kingdom, in the centre of St Thomas in the US Virgin Islands.
Think white sands, clear blue ocean, palm trees swaying in the breeze - welcome to Princess Cays, one of the private islands in the Bahamas.
Beach – check. Shops – check. Restaurants – check. South beach in Miami has everything a beach holiday needs, with the added bonus of being one of the most glamorous places in America with designer cars and A-list celebrities.
Travelling can get very expensive. From accommodation to food and attractions, the bills soon add up. Knowing how to travel on a budget is therefore an absolute must. But how? Follow these top ten tips...
If you’re already dreaming of summer but want something a little special to do this year then look no further. Italy is filled with some of the most unique and romantic places in the world…
Italy is famous for a lot of things. You’ve got leather from Florence, glass from Venice, then there’s lace and silk, pizza and pasta, art and the opera, and so much more. But what they’re famous for most is wine. And everybody loves wine.