Once close to bankruptcy, Rovos Rail now employs 450 people and attracts trainloads of wealthy tourists to SA. Still, its dreamer-in-chief has no ...
Travel editor Paul Ash has the answer
Now that the countryside has gone that vivid green with the first flush of spring, it's time to pack a picnic basket, grab a blanket and enjoy a meal ...
Sunday Times Travel Paul Ash on how to take the train without putting strain on your wallet
A kayaking holiday is hard work, but it'll also make you deliriously happy. Go on, grab a paddle
Straddling Europe and Asia, the city formerly called Constantinople is one of the most alluring places on Earth. Paul Ash suggests some highlights
Sunday Times Travel editor Paul Ash says trains offer superior travel in every way. Use them to reach Rome, Milan, Sorrento, Naples and more
From the amazing architecture to its moody music, Paul Ash counts the reasons Lisbon, Portugal, is the next big tourist hotspot in Europe
From a wine tour in the Cape to a toy train in the hills of KwaZulu-Natal, Paul Ash finds South Africa’s best train trips
This former seminary in 'Alan Paton country is a perfect refuge in a lovely spot, with bird-watching, canoeing and a country-train ride nearby