Extend your summer: 12 hot winter sun destinations

If the impending darker evenings have you desperate for a vitamin D fix, why not escape to warmer climes? From Marrakech to Mauritius, we’ve rounded up the world’s sunniest destinations that will banish the autumn and winter blues

The hottest foodie destinations of 2015

With Danish dining in Asia and Michelin star-spotting in Europe, there were some exciting contenders for the best foodie destination of 2015. Here are five places that pushed boundaries to become celebrated dining hotspots

Five ways to enjoy Tenerife’s South American vibe

It may lie off the coast of Africa and belong to Spain, but after generations of migration to and from countries such as Brazil, Venezuela and Cuba, Tenerife’s heart beats to a Latin drum, says Andrea Montgomery

Nine alternatives to the Rio Carnival

Because we can’t all be in Rio de Janeiro for the world’s largest street party, here are nine other places that will be getting into the carnival spirit this month

A video guide to Tenerife

High Life's contributing editor Jane Dunford travelled to Tenerife with TravelGuru TV and found stunning landscapes, paragliding and fascinating marine life

High Life's hotel and restaurant reviews: were we right?

For four decades we have deliberated, cogitated and digested the best restaurants and hotels across the globe. But were we right? Not always…

Canary Islands: food, art and partying in Santa Cruz, Tenerife

Once a hangout for The Beatles, Tenerife became a byword for package holidays. But, as Aimee Farrell discovers, this island is reclaiming its exotic appeal in culture and cuisine, with art to match Miami and music to rival Ibiza

Alain de Botton introduces Generation Curious

High Life magazine is nearly 40 years old. Its readers have changed from being a jet-set elite to a global, democratic and very mobile tribe. For the modern globetrotter, luxury has been supplanted by experience as the main goal. Alain de Botton is curious...