There’s a ‘non-essential’ travel I’ll never give up

There’s a ‘non-essential’ travel I’ll never give up

When, early on Monday evening, Boris Johnson announced that Britons should avoid all non-essential travel to help beat back the spread of coronavirus, I did the same thing I do every time I receive bad news. I went in search of a pick-me-up. I went for a bike ride.  In the space of 20 minutes […]
There’s nowhere I’d rather be on lockdown

There’s nowhere I’d rather be on lockdown

‘The indomitable warmth and humour of the Italian people will find a way to shine through coronavirus lockdown’ On the first day of Italy’s lockdown I stepped out of my house in Tuscany to go for a walk. It’s been six months since I moved here, and there...
The best travel boxsets and shows to watch

The best travel boxsets and shows to watch

Stuck at home wishing you were somewhere else? Virtually escape around the world with these travel-heavy TV boxsets. Ranging from food and crime to time-travelling romance, all will make you feel as if you’re a million miles away. 1. Planet Earth Planet Earth...