Author: Lewis Packwood

Top 9 things to do in Washington DC

Where else on Earth can you find a park that’s home to a spaceship, the world’s tallest stone structure and a six metre-tall president?

Top 9 things to do in Florence

A dome no-one knew how to finish, a hidden painting by Leonardo da Vinci and a pig from Harry Potter are among Florence’s delights.

Top 9 things to do in Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is a bit like a European city marooned in South America, except with tango and a Jesus theme park.

Top 9 things to do in Helsinki

Helsinki is one of the most exciting destinations in Europe for culinary travellers. And not only that, it’s got a sea fortress!

Top 9 things to do in Tokyo

Giant robots? Mega towers? Ancient temples? Electronic sushi restaurants? Tokyo is like a peek into the future with a foot in the past.

Top 9 things to do in Marrakech

A plunge into the chaos of Marrakech is not for the faint of heart, but it’s worth it to be scraped clean with a rough glove. No, seriously.

Top 7 things to do in Prague

Absinthe, Kafka, fairy-tale castles, giant exploding statues of Stalin, mechanical urinating men – Prague really does have it all.

The Six Nations 48-hour pub crawl challenge

Six flights, six cities, six pubs, the Six Nations: take the ultimate rugby-related pub crawl challenge.

Top 10 things to do in London

London holds infinite possibilities for all tastes, from riotous nights out to fascinating trips back into history.