Checking in to Charleston Place Hotel, South Carolina

Touring the sites is an important part of travelling, but sometimes the experience of staying at a luxury hotel can be just as memorable, as SHARON SPENCE LIEB discovered when she checked in to Charleston Place Hotel in South Carolina.

The Cancun Hall Pass; permission to do whatever you want

Wearing a wristband guaranteeing him almost anything he wants PAUL BLEAKLEY lived it up in Cancun, and was surprised to find the experience much more enriching than he expected.

Mexico – more than meets the eye

While a high percentage of visitors to Mexico will explore the bars of Cancun, the beach in front of their hotel and possibly a day trip to some ruins, other travellers experience one of the most stunning, historical and culturally rich nations on the planet. RAQUEL MESSI took the plunge.