Experts share their tips for exploring the UK by campervan this summer

From the best booking sites and resources to the UK’s most van-friendly touring regions, our guide to campervan travels is the perfect tool for anyone looking for a unique way to explore the country’s wilder corners.

On the water: eight must-try activities in Sydney

Take to the water in Australia's largest city, savouring the charms of its inlets, islands and harbour on these eight adventurous tours — from scuba diving to whale watching and kayaking at sunrise.

A beginner's guide to wild camping

Forget canvas bell tents, and in fact forget canvas entirely if you like — go wild camping to enjoy the big outdoors in the purest way possible.

Antarctica: Wild camping

"So you're volunteering for self-inflicted pain?" teases our waitress, Charlotte, aboard the Oceanwide Expedition-owned Ortelius. "Sure are!" we chime, as confidently as possible, as we kit up to spend a night sleeping on the Antarctic Peninsula.

Kenya: Safari like a billionaire

Flying in low, over plains dotted with giraffes and lonely flat-topped acacia trees, our tiny aircraft touches down with a bump and in a haze of dust. Warthogs scurry away from the sandy landing strip, running as fast as their little legs will carry them

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