On the road with… singer Julia Holter

The LA-based singer and songwriter on her life on tour, from memorable gigs in Warsaw to exploring India’s Varanasi

The world’s most hi-tech hotels

The days when we were wowed by power showers and complimentary Wi-Fi are long gone. Today’s hi-tech hoteliers have upped their tech game with robot concierges, android butlers and ‘smart glass’ showers, says Tamara Hinson

High Life 500: the way we travel in 2015

For three weeks, readers hashtagged their Instagram photos #highlife500 in a bid to showcase who the modern traveller is, where they’re going and what they’re doing. While not entirely scientific, the results form a curious snapshot of our travelling lives today. James Wallman elaborates

On the road with… Ella Eyre

British singer songwriter Ella Eyre talks rock ‘n’ roll nights out, her rider requests, and raucous crowds

Krakow’s jazz clubs

Louise Johnson takes a look at the thriving post-Soviet jazz scene in Poland’s second city

Weekend break: Warsaw

The historic Polish capital is the cultural heart of the country — and compact enough to digest on a short break. Alice Tate shows you how to pack the best of Warsaw into just 48 hours

Europe's alternative fashion capitals: where to shop and stay in Warsaw, Baku and Stockholm

European style is more than just London, Paris and Milan — just take a look at the shopping gems in Baku, Warsaw and Stockholm. Plus, four style makers pick their alternative fashion capitals

The curious guide to Europe

You're thirsty for discovery. You're keen to immerse yourself in someone else's world for a while. You are the curious traveller. Francesca Syz discovers Europe's most curious island, city and restaurants