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Exploring the Lake District by electric bike

With its electric cars, bike-friendly buses, boats, trains and trails, the Lake District is also one of the best places for a great green adventure

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5 things you must do in the Lake District

It was voted Top UK region in our Reader Travel Awards – but what makes the Lake District so special? Here are 5 things to tick off your list next time you visit

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Why you'll want to return to England's Lake District too

You chose the Lake District as the UK's top destination in the annual Wanderlust Travel A wards. Our intrepid blogger, Helen Moat, reminisces about her first trip there. And looks forward to another one next month.

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Lake District: top 5 highlights

Often argued to be the UK's most beautiful terrain, the Lake District offers visitors rewarding walks, breathtaking views and cosy cottages to recharge in

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12 of the best walks in the Lake District

We reveal the best Lake District walks and climbs for every ability level, including hardcore hikes up Helvellyn and Blencathra to easier strolls through Coniston and Thirlmere...

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A battle in Britain: Lake District versus Peak District

Both the Lake District and Peak District are loved for their beautiful wilderness. But which one is best? We put them head to head, comparing their hiking, wildlife and cultural clout...

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5 reasons to visit the Lake District in Cumbria, just declared a UNESCO World Heritage status

The Lake District has just been announced as a new UNESCO World Heritage site. From artistic inspiration to outdoor adventure, here are 5 reasons why it made the grade - and why you should visit

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Short break in Lake District, Cumbria

Voted ‘Top UK Destination’ by you – it may have been hit by floods but, thanks to community spirit, the Lakes is very much open for business, says Phoebe Smith

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Lakes and volcanoes

Check out the hike-friendly volcanic peaks in Chile’s Lake District and learn about the indigenous Mapuche people...

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When Red Pike bites back

Helen Moat thought she'd conquered the Lake District's most notorious fell. But it had other ideas

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5 lesser known UK National Parks that deserve your attention

UNESCO World Heritage status has put the spotlight on the Lake District National, but lesser-known UK national parks have just as much to offer. Here are 5 you should spend time in this summer

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8 off-road cycling routes in the Peak District

No matter what your cycling ability, the Peak District is a superb spot to explore on two wheels. These routes showcase the district's abundant wildlife, stunning scenery and rich heritage

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Mini-top 5 guide: Peak District

Travel writer Phoebe Smith reveals her favourite places to eat, drink and sleep on a trip to the Peak District

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Monsal: The Peak District's best cycle trail?

After a rousing winter's day cycle ride, Helen Moat argues the case for what is arguably the Peak District's most spectacular ride

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Tribal gatherings: Lake Turkana Festival, Kenya

The remote Lake Turkana Festival is a vibrant, flirtatious, raucous, befeathered celebration of Kenyan tribal life. We join the party

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Transforming Delhi's Red Light District

Our Blogger of the Week, Adam Pervez, meets a remarkable woman changing the lives of children caught up in the Indian capital's sex industry

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Top 5 must-see sights around Lake Titicaca

Author Meriel Larken reveals the top five places you simply shouldn't miss on a trip to the iconic lake

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Great British Escape: Edale, The Peak District

80 years ago, Derbyshire’s hills were a battleground for walkers’ access rights. Phoebe Smith relishes her right to roam

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7 of the best walks in the Peak District

From hikes across high moorlands and vast gritstone ridges to gentle strolls through historic mill towns and stately homes, the Peak District offers walks for every mood and level of ability...

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Lake to lake: Top things to do from Interlaken to Lucerne

Lucerne sits on Switzerland’s fourth-biggest lake, shrouded by lush hills and peaks. Interlaken sits astride two beautiful blue lakes. It’s tough to pick a winner - so don't! Here's how to combine them...

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Short break in Lake Ohrid, Macedonia

Whisper it quietly: one of the world’s oldest lakes has become Europe’s latest secret escape, packed with mountains, history and magic, says Lyn Hughes

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Lake Toba and orang utans in Sumatra

Whether it's the old men of the village, or the Men of the Forest (Orang Utans), Sumatra in Indonesia is full of colourful characters

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Jeremy Wade's 5 most memorable lake monsters and water spirits

Dark Waters presenter Jeremy reveals the stand-out mysterious and mystical lakes and rivers he’s travelled to in his career, discovering Lake Garda’s hidden monster to the water spirits of the Zambezi...

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4 countries, 1 big adventure: Why you should visit Europe's enormous Lake Constance

Whether you’re a wine buff, hiker, cyclist or city tripper, you’ll find adventures aplenty on the shores of Lake Constance. This magnificent region deserves to be your next getaway. Here's why...

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