Malta for Beginners

Journalist and editor Andreina Cordani knows Malta well, from Fungus Rock to the Blue Lagoon.

Granada, Spain Essentials

Planning a trip to Granada? Andreina Cordani has the scoop. The sights Even if you’re not into historic monuments, the Alhambra palace is unmissable.

Christmas markets in Vienna

Andreina Cordani has a suggestion for next Christmas… Many cities around the world have copied the Christmas market idea, but their true home is in Germany and Austria, and it’s there that you can find the widest choice, and the best atmosphere.

Glencoe, Scotland

Andreina Cordani tries seafood out of a loch and avoids the hordes.

Chill by Lake Como, Italy

Andreina Cordani misses George Clooney but quite likes the local silk… There I was, trying to look relaxed and Italian, sipping coffee in the afternoon sunshine and reading a copy of Grazia (OK, it was British Grazia, but hey, that’s kind of Italian) when the waiters in the café all surged to the window.

Kerala, India

Nestling at the very tip of the Indian subcontinent, Kerala is a country of green and quiet backwaters, lively cities and glorious beaches, and quite different from the rest of India.