Quirky Collections

Places with spark.


Places with spark.

The bare basics of having fun


The bare basics of having fun.

Boryeong Mud Festival @ Shawn Perez

Down in the dirt

Ten novel ways to imitate a hippo on your travels.

Brighton beach's burning of the clocks takes place on 21st December annually © Dominic Alves

‘Tis the season to be quirky

Our pick of bizarre British events this Christmas and New Year.

Les Trois Garcons © Ross Phillips

Quirky London restaurants

Eight of the capital’s most unusual and entertaining eateries.


Wacky races

Ten of the daftest races worldwide.

Duckzilla, Krakow © Eleanor Christie

The not-so shortlist

We had fabulous fun reading through entries to our ‘strangest thing’ travel stories competition. These are our 20 favourites.


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