Alcohol doesn't just make lively our dull parties. It also plays a crucial role in strengthening our social ties.
In not always calling for shots, you can let your taste buds rule and liver thrive. New Year's is the exception, of course.
Even teetotallers will agree that journeys are more fun when you take the 'high' road.
Watching the centuries-old process of turning grain into a barrel of fine scotch whisky at the 193-year-old distillery in Scotland.
Trendy, classic, historic or quirky, there are watering holes here for travellers of all stripes.
Popular culture shows that booze can shorten any distance, even if it is galactic.