Europe’s largest aquarium Nausicaa is just a swim across the Channel in Boulogne-sur-Mer

I BLAME Jaws. When actors could look like normal people and a malfunctioning piece of fibreglass could pass for a great white, we went shark crazy – and haven’t looked back since. How else can we explain all six Sharknado films? (Yes, that is a film franchise about a tornado of sharks.) Jonathan ALEXANDRE Located …

The Sunshine State Orlando has more to offer than just Disney theme parks

DANGLING 1,400ft above the Everglades in a wicker basket, I was fast discovering that you don’t need rollercoasters to get your adrenalin fix in Florida. The Sunshine State may be famous for its theme parks, but a sunrise balloon ride might be Orlando’s most magical experience — especially once the captain pops open the bubbly. …