Book-worms rejoice! We’ve rounded up the most beautifully memorable reading spots from across the globe.

History is rife with tales of creatives travelling to far flung places on the hunt for fresh ideas. Here are a few locations that have inspired some of our greatest works of art.

September doesn’t have to mean back to reality. There’s still a little summer left to chase. To inspire your next adventure we have scouted out the most wonderful places on earth to get lost in. What are you waiting for?

There’s nothing more thrilling than losing yourself in a new place, except perhaps losing yourself in a good book. We’ve compiled a list of novels that show how getting lost can help you find yourself. From quirky, fun fiction to beautifully moving memoirs, these stories are sure to inspire that wanderlust and take you somewhere you’ve never been before.

We sent French street photographer Joanna Lemańska to Marseille so she could experience the city, its people and UEFA Europa League football.

Rivalling the beauty of any Greek coastline, the beaches of Albania are some of the best kept secrets in the continent. Start your journey from the historic town of Butrint in the south and drive north to discover Albania’s jaw-dropping Riviera.

Photographer Sam Stockman drives with his family to the north-eastern tip of Scotland, documenting the changes of an old family holiday destination

Antique dealer, Toby Moy, has been running the family business for 35 years. Here, he discusses life in Greenwich and the true thrill of treasure hunting.

Jump out of the frying pan and into the fire with our list of locations that would make the Devil proud around the world.