Slow Travel

Ditch your phone, tear up your plans and put on the brakes. Pico Iyer on the art of Slow Travel.

Less is more

Private-schools chief warns children are overloaded with structured extracurricular activities. Says let them “just go out and mooch about in the garden.”



The intensification of youth sports combined with ballooning waistlines is fuelling a spike in serious knee injuries among children.