Once known as a land “where rain seldom falls and there is no cold”, and an ideal place to treat tuberculosis, the southwestern US state has a rich history of therapeutic restoration.
Full of dance, devotees and body piercings, this celebration marks the day when the Hindu god of war was given command of the celestial forces to vanquish three Asura demons.
One Balearic island, one lightweight Porsche, one very short night. Ask yourself: what would you do?
A city insulated from the global financial crises, with great hotels, a gorgeous harbour, Mediterranean climate and a sophisticated food and wine scene.
Mapping out your favourite attractions will give you an idea of the best course to chart around town. Here are four free websites for planning an itinerary quickly.
SlideshowsThe many shades of Santorini
See the Greek isle through its volcanic hues
The land that inspires best-sellers
Discover one of the world’s greatest muses
Rome, behind the lens
Get a photographic take on the Eternal City
No ropes, no shoes and 300m drops
See centuries-old churches carved from cliffs
Our favourite images of the week
Breathtaking photos from around the globe
DestinationsPlunge into Wales’ newest sport
Navigate jagged rock faces – and then jump offWales