Whether spending time in quaint towns like Annecy or hitting the slopes at Les Trois Vallées, the Alps are the perfect spot for outdoor adventurers and urban culture-fiends alike.
Italy and France may have brought fame and fortune to the truffle, but this rare mushroom can actually be found all over the world if you know where to look.
Lille, Strasbourg and Perpignan showcase the best of the country, while giving a tantalising glimpse into the rest of Europe.
Join in the dawn to dusk art marathon known as “the white night”.
Where to catch some of the world’s most exciting competitions – from balloon racing in Reno to jungle rafting down the Amazon.
Photos & videos