20 of the best holiday cottages and cabins in Norway, Sweden, Iceland and Denmark

SWEDEN Kolarbyn Eco-Lodge, Västmanland FacebookTwitterPinterest Photograph: Lasse Modin Hidden under turf and grass, Kolarbyn’s charcoal huts, 30 miles from the city of Västerås, scream fairytale. They forgo electricity or running water in favour of old-fashioned pleasures: you drift off in front of a log fire and awake to birdsong. Beds are inflatable mattresses with sheepskin rugs,…

Top 10 yoga retreats in India

India is a dream destination for many yogis, but with so many ashrams and courses, how do you choose wisely? From the hardcore to the boutique, we select 10 of the best places to practise yoga. Though this list includes some of the best ashrams, retreats and shalas India has to offer, there are three…