Discover Japan

The end of 2019 is jam-packed with sporting events in Japan as the Rugby World Cup runs through to the start of November and the Japanese Grand Prix takes place in October. Whether or not you’re lucky enough to be visiting for one of these events, we’ve got some top tips to make sure you make the most of your time in Japan and get the most out of your yen. Why visit? First and foremost, food! Japan is often regarded as the number one travel destination for foodies thanks to how they blend traditional and ultra-modern flavours, techniques and […]

Making the most of it: Nîmes for the Tour de France

If you crave a roadside view of this year’s Tour de France, but don’t want to join the crowds at the mountain sections or at the hectic Paris finish, then head to Nîmes, in south-eastern France. In fact, even if you couldn’t care two hoots about the Tour or cycling, you should still put this historical city high up on your travel wish list. Dubbed the ‘French Rome’, it provides a base to explore France’s stunning and often overlooked Languedoc Roussillon region. Whatever your reason for visiting, here is a taster of what Nîmes has to offer. Watch the Tour […]