Mexico: What you need to know

Tasting authentic Mexican street food, exploring ancient Mayan ruins, relaxing by wild beaches and sampling tequila and mezcal where it's made is something you must do once in your lifetime. Mexico is a treasure trove of hidden (and not so hidden) gems that will have you wanting to stay longer than you might think.

A first timer’s guide to Cuba

The Caribbean island of Cuba is filled with history, culture, sunshine, music and beaches. Travellers can ride in one of Havana’s classic cars or check out historical colonial buildings, go for a swim at Varadero, or choose from a hike or a horseride in Vinales.