What is ice fishing? Wherever there's ice, there's ice fishing. It takes place all over the world, from the snowy wastes of freezing cold Siberia to the stunning, remote Canadian north, the northern USA, and of course the northerly parts of Scandinavia. Here's what you need to know about one of the ultimate snow-country sporting pleasures.

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You honestly never realised that shadows in snow were actually the most beautiful, magical blue. Lots of different blues, in fact, from the palest slices of baby blue to forget-me-not blue and the deep, dar...

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The Northern Lights – the famous Aurora borealis - are a magical sight, other-worldly and eerie, silent yet awe-inspiringly dramatic, a vast, multi-coloured, fiery curtain in the sky. Our fab holidays in the far north of Europe include Northern Lights excursions, so there's no need for you to handle all the arranging and organising, which is a complicated job at the best of times thanks to the unpredictability of the lights and the weather patterns that make them easier to see. It's our job to figure out where they're most likely to appear, and your job simply to enjoy them. Here's what you need to know about when to watch Northern Lights.

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