Discover Chicago through the movies made there.
The seven-star audacity of the city’s accommodation a decade ago has given way to boutique and budget options.
Interview with a Europe travel expert about the Value-Added Tax.
Raise your glasses and loosen your corsets: Venice Carnevale offers an extra weekend of parties in 2011, extending the city's marathon pre-Lent celebrations to three weeks.
Around the world, celebrators pummel each other with over-ripe tomatoes, engage in flash mob pillow fights, hurl multicoloured flour and turn chainsaws into noise-makers.
Fuelled by its unique past, Berlin is dominated by culture and art.
Cuba, the Caribbean’s wild island
Go in search of the rare Cuban crocodile
Top 10 North American gardens
Splendorous green from Montreal to Mexico
Top 21 under-the-radar destinations
Unconventional adventures from Canada to India
Las Vegas’ trendiest swimming pools
Five places to test the waters in Sin City
Our favourite images of the week
Stunning travel photos from the past seven days
Save time and money at Disney
Six sites help you find deals and avoid queues
Is crawly cuisine the future?
The Eastern delicacy could move west
Alfresco flicks with a twist in NYC
Watch indie films in intriguing city venues
Four apps encourage smarter detours
Tools that help you see the world with new eyes
Dine among past plays in London
Spot the prop at the National Theatre’s new cafe