A lovely stretch of white sand shoreline is only part of any beach holiday. Our Hidden Beaches specialists have therefore selected a number of spots from around the globe based on the best properties and experiences you can enjoy.
With the close of the 2016 Olympic Games, we take the spotlight off the seaside city of Rio de Janeiro and explore the destinations that lie beyond. Brazil specialist Rachel shared her recent experiences in the country and helped us compile our top suggestions for discovering the best of Brazil.
Seeing the cherry blossoms in Japan, or herds of animals on the move during Africa’s Great Migration may be your idea of the trip of a lifetime, but many people worldwide feel the same way. Our specialists offer their advice about planning in advance.
We asked our specialists what they think is the best city in the world, and they've gone head to head to defend their favourites. From Japan to Australia, find out what makes our specialists top picks worth a visit.