Conor Power

Conor Power

Another shade of Burgundy

Another shade of Burgundy

Conor Power takes a river cruise through the heart of French wine country and finds plenty to adore . . . or perhaps that should be à d’Or

A tale of two Yorkshire cities

A tale of two Yorkshire cities

The quintessentially English towns of Leeds and York offer diverse charms

The sound of Salzburg

The sound of Salzburg

Conor Power can’t resist the urge to burst into song as he visits the breathtaking home of Mozart

A Nice weekend to go skiing

A Nice weekend to go skiing

The only thing separating a swim in the sea of the Côte d’Azur and a ski down the slopes of the French Alps is a short drive uphill, writes Conor Power

France’s hidden gem has got the Lot

France’s hidden gem has got the Lot

Though it's not one of France's best-known tourist spots, the Dordogne and its neighbouring Lot region amply reward those who investigate the area's scenic charms.

A magic destination

A magic destination

The imposing island commune of Mont Saint-Michel has the power to charm and impress, writes Conor Power.

Czeching in, Czeching out

Czeching in, Czeching out

Tucked away in the hills of Bohemia in the Czech Republic, the medieval town of Cesky Krumlov is one of the most magical and unspoilt corners of Europe, writes Conor Power.

A city for the ages

A city for the ages

Genoa's power as a port allowed it to grow from a Renaissance jewel into a bastion of 19th century elegance, and its inimitable style is still evident today, writes Conor Power.

A hidden gem by the Med

A hidden gem by the Med

French Catalonia has it all: sparkling seas, blue skies, scenic villages and majestic castles. But best of all is the lack of other tourists, writes Conor Power.

Visit a fab future now

Visit a fab future now

France's Futuroscope park is a stunning collection of buildings containing fabulous, interactive visions of the future, writes Conor Power.

A little bit of Italy in Croatia

A little bit of Italy in Croatia

From ancient Roman coliseums to Tito's former holiday home, there's plenty to see and enjoy in this tiny corner of Croatia, writes Conor Power.

A match made in heaven

A match made in heaven

Attending a wedding in the beautiful Umbrian countryside reveals just how special that big day can be when all the circumstances are just right, writes Conor Power.

Looking for Vincent

Looking for Vincent

Arles is famed as the place where Vincent van Gogh painted many of his greatest works, but the picturesque French town has plenty of other charms, writes Conor Power.

Well travelled

Well travelled

Retreat to a peaceful haven in the wilds of Clare

Well Travelled

Well Travelled

Ultimate luxury in a most dramatic setting