Sailing, island hopping, swimming in crystalline seas, eating al fresco and being at one with nature: what could be better than chartering a yacht with friends and family this summer and making forever memories?
10 Most beautiful hotels in the world by the water
If you are looking for a long-haul holiday steeped in luxury with plenty of activities including sailing and water sports on offer, these idyllic hotels and resorts around the world will cater for all your needs to make it a break to remember
Inquest rules accidental drownings on boat trip to Blue Lagoon
A Birmingham dentist was the sole survivor of a group of three friends whose holiday in Malta ended in tragedy.
Autumn sun holidays: Crete, Lefkada and the Saronic Islands, Greece
There's still time to feel the sun on your face and dip your toes into a warm sea this year, and you don't have to travel long haul to do it.