The year-long honeymoon

Kath Kay decided to travel the world as a ‘flashpacker’ with her new husband James, three weeks after their wedding They started in Mexico city and visited Panama, New Zealand, Singapore and numerous other countries on the trip The pair avoided a series of natural disasters including Hurricane Paula in Mexico and earthquakes in New…

Size matters at Japan’s phallus festival Shinto Kanamara Matsuri

Shinto Kanamara Matsuri started as a small tradition but has grown into a large tourist attraction in the last 40 years The Festival of the Steel Phallus originated from prostitutes to pray for good business and protection from STIs Giggling festival-goers posed with phallus-shaped sculptures at this year’s festival, which took place on Sunday  By Becky…

How the A-Listers are shunning beach holidays for adventure this spring

Celebrities usually flock to exotic beach resorts for their spring break  This year, they have been spent their holiday in ‘bucket list destinations’ Locations include Montana, the California desert and Indonesian jungle By Caroline Mcguire for MailOnline Celebrities can’t resist a luxury beach holiday – the chance to get away from every day life is supplemented by…