Around the world in Shakespeare’s plays

To mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death this April, Sarah Drumm rounds up the best destinations to honour the Bard’s works and bring his plays to life

Dave Cornthwaite: five adventures for under £500

Dave Cornthwaite quit his job to skateboard across Australia. Since then he has pedalled a tandem bicycle from Vancouver to Las Vegas, paddleboarded the Mississippi River and trekked across the Atacama Desert... all on a budget. Here he suggests five bold, brilliant breaks that anyone can do — and that won’t cost the earth

Food from the fjords: Magnus Nilsson’s The Nordic cookbook

This new book by Swedish super chef Magnus Nilsson will effortlessly guide you through the best of Nordic cuisine

Keith’s Connections: Copenhagen

Our regular column by a frequent flyer*. This month, memories of Copenhagen

On the edge: Europe’s best border towns

Looking for a new way to travel around Europe? Head to its borders, where you’ll find towns that are vibrant melting pots of cultures with distinct identities of their own. Best of all? All you need is one flight to tick two or more countries off your list

On the road with… Flight Facilities’ Jimmy Lyell

One half of the Australian electronic outfit reveals his highlights of touring the world, from die-hard fans in Mexico to big nights out in Berlin

Six of the world’s best experimental restaurants

With more top chefs taking a scientific approach to cooking, food and travel writer Fiona Dunlop reveals the establishments that are leading the way in the cutting-edge food movement

20 of the world's coolest shops

If Fashion Week wasn't enough to satisfy your couture cravings, Harriet Walker sources the best burgeoning boutiques and full-on empires

14 innovative city design features

What will the super-efficient city of the future look like? Ianthe Butt tracks down some of the world's best urban developments so far

Six reasons we love Norrebro, Copenhagen

This youthful, edgy district of the Danish capital offers coffee shops and vintage clothes and furniture stores by day, while by night its basement bars come alive. It’s also the home of some of the best restaurants in one of Europe’s foodiest cities

Five of the world's best cycling cities

The author of My Cool Bike, Chris Haddon, picks five great cities to explore on two wheels

The Orient Express does Scandinavia

The most glamorous rail journey in the world is now adding routes from Stockholm to Copenhagen. Lucille Howe enjoys the view

Facehunter: five of the world's most stylish cities

Street style blogger Yvan Rodic, aka Facehunter, picks his five favourite cities for great fashion and style

Noma: is this the best restaurant in the world?

Welcome to Noma in Copenhagen, officially the world's best restaurant. Head chef René Redzepi takes Michael Booth on an exclusive culinary tour and tempts him with musk ox and smoked marrow, oysters and sea grasses, and langoustines with seawater

City secrets: Copenhagen

Insider tips from the people who really know -the locals. Compiled by Kristoffer Dahy Ernst