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USA: The Sagamore, Bolton Landing, New York

Scavenger hunts, indoor mini golf, tennis clinics, wakesurfing… you name it, this lakeside resort offers it, not to mention a stunning location and spacious rooms. Little surprise it’s been welcoming guests for over a century, says Sunshine Flint

Nine reasons to visit Aspen in summer

Philip Wilson goes off-piste – as well as off-road, off-the-ground and on water – as he experiences Aspen’s adrenaline-fuelled activities during the summer months

Five of the best day trips from London

Left your August Bank Holiday weekend plans to the last minute? Don’t fear. It’s the perfect time to escape the capital, and with so many great places on your doorstep, you don’t even have to stay overnight. Emine Saner suggest five that are just a short train ride away

How to spend 24 hours in London: August 2016

Where to head in this capital this month if you have seven, 12 or 24 hours to spare

50 states in 52 weeks: Three itineraries for Arkansas

Whether you’re a nature lover, keen history buff or want to discover the melodies of the Natural State, there’s an Arkansas itinerary for you

Greece: Elounda Bay Palace, Crete

This high-flying resort ticks all the dreamy Greek island retreat boxes with lush green gardens, a glittering spa and jaw-dropping sea views. Anisha Patel gets swept away

Richard E. Grant: returning to Africa

Memories of a Swaziland childhood – where vervet monkeys and cobras were the norm – have repeatedly drawn actor Richard E. Grant back to Africa. Here, he travels to Tanzania, and a former hunting hotspot that evolved to become one of the continent’s greatest conservation sites

Where to shop for kids in New York

Looking for a unique gift for kids this holiday season? From on-trend boutiques to iconic toy stores, shopping editor Tiffany Yannetta tracks down the must-shop places in the city

Now new next: Harry Potter experiences

Almost 20 years after the boy wizard first hit our shelves, Potter spin-offs are still going strong. Here High Life charts the trend

Greece: Ikos Olivia, Halkidiki

If you think ‘all-inclusive’ is not for you, think again, says Kate Chambers. Ikos Olivia redefines the often tired experience with its emphasis on understated elegance and serenity

50 reasons New Europe is taking over the world: Part 2

Europe may be a familiar continent, but it's also an ever-evolving environment to be considered afresh. Here, High Life reveals the next generation of European experiences and personalities

Six of the world’s best mountain villas

Hike through the hills or just enjoy the views. Issy D'Arcy Clark seeks out six villas sitting high up in the mountains

My life in travel: David Beckham

The iconic British sportsman and frequent flyer speaks to British Airways’ High Life about travelling the world, pub lunches, and his favourite city

Comedian Darren Walsh’s funniest travel puns

He won Dave’s Funniest Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe in 2015. Now the comedian is making High Life groan with his top ten travel puns

Hot hotels 2016: part two

From indulgent retreats to examples of pioneering design, Issy D’Arcy Clark reports on the best new hotels set to open around the world in 2016 and beyond

UK: The Rectory, Wiltshire

Originally built for a rector with 14 children, it seems only fitting this boutique bolthole warmly welcomes families. But with an inspired bar menu, first-rate restaurant and heated outdoor pool, there’s plenty for grown-ups too, says Sonia Klug

18 Christmas gifts that stand out from the crowd

Stuck for ideas? Whether you’re a 24-carat cyclist or a stylish sunseeker, Ianthe Butt has your Christmas gift list all wrapped up

Costa Rica: top five adventures for kids

Magical rainforests and long stretches of coastline make Costa Rica the perfect place to take the little ones. Emily Shea uncovers five of the best fun filled activities that all the family can enjoy

Six sure-fire ways to keep kids entertained on flights

Sarah-Jane Butler, founder of and mother of two, shares her favourite of travel games, toys and apps that will help keep your kids (and you) happy in the air — even on a long-haul flight

Place your bids: High Life’s charity auction 2015

The second High Life annual charity auction is packed with luxe and money-can’t-buy experiences, from meeting Jonathan Ross at his chat show to hanging out with Team Sky in Italy. All lots start from just £50 — so what are you waiting for?

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