Marina heads to Tuscany’s elite beach resort Forte dei Marmi’s culinary highlights include fritto misto, raw Chianina beef and octopus tentacles.
From late December, visitors flock to Harbin to experience one of the finest ice and snow festivals anywhere in the world.
From ice karting in Finland to snowkiting in Utah, alternative ways to fully enjoy the season without skis or a snowboard.
The best scenes for post-ski boozing, eating and ballyhoo.
Like any contemporary European city, it has fine museums, cosy cafés and top restaurants – plus surreal volcanic landscapes nearby.
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