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    Alaska: Bear necessities

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  • Long weekend: Alaçati

    Long weekend: Alaçati

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    City life: Beijing

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Destinations

Travel Writing Competition 2015

Flora Baker: Thailand

Travel Writing Competition

Flora Baker: Thailand

The winner of our Travel Writing Competition 2015, Flora Baker,… Read More »

Caroline Picking: Maldon Mud Race

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Caroline Picking: Maldon Mud Race

The runner-up in our Travel Writing Competition 2015, Caroline Picking,… Read More »

Kyle Cunningham: Madagascar

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Kyle Cunningham: Madagascar

In third place in our Travel Writing Competition 2015, Kyle… Read More »

Ian Wood: Ethiopia

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Ian Wood: Ethiopia

In fourth place in our Travel Writing Competition 2015, Ian… Read More »

Flossie Baker: Romania

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Flossie Baker: Romania

In fifth place in our Travel Writing Competition 2015, Flossie… Read More »

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In the footsteps of… JRR Tolkien

Travel Talk

In the footsteps of… JRR Tolkien

How Birmingham — not New Zealand — inspired the author Read More »

Food: Tulum

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Food: Tulum

You’ll find the freshest seafood and spiciest tacos in the… Read More »

Don’t miss: Galway Oyster Festival

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Don’t miss: Galway Oyster Festival

A shucking frenzy at the Galway International Oyster and Seafood… Read More »

Top 5: Lake beaches

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Top 5: Lake beaches

Just because you’re miles from the coast doesn’t mean you… Read More »

Top 5: Scuba diving spots for beginners

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Top 5: Scuba diving spots for beginners

Take the plunge, and visit some of the world's best… Read More »

Ask the experts: VIP airport transfers and lounges

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Ask the experts: VIP airport transfers and lounges

Our panel give advice on VIP airport transfers and lounge… Read More »

Rooms under £100: Leipzig

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Rooms under £100: Leipzig

Leipzig has earned itself the tag ‘new Berlin’ with a… Read More »

Carry-on luggage

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Carry-on luggage

As it grows ever more difficult for air passengers to… Read More »

Maglev trains: The future of high-speed rail?

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Maglev trains: The future of high-speed rail?

The new ‘floating’ Maglev trains in Japan have broken land-speed… Read More »