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Neighbourhood: Los Angeles

USA

Neighbourhood: Los Angeles

Sun-drenched and spectacular, Los Angeles is a sprawling gallery of little starry cities. But when you pick a neighbourhood and get to know it better, you might find things surprisingly down to earth

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Berlin: Bottoms up

Germany

Berlin: Bottoms up

Germany’s beer laws mean that most pints have been brewed the same way for around 500 years, but there are a few microbrewers experimenting with new flavours

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How hostels got their mojo back

Features

How hostels got their mojo back

Once a byword for dormitories, chores and curfews, hostels have reinvented themselves for the 21st century as inclusive accommodation for travellers of all ages and demographics

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Amedee Island: Testing the water

New Caledonia

Amedee Island: Testing the water

In the middle of the South Pacific, the remote Amedee Island might be known for its lighthouse and semi-aquatic sea snakes, but the real magic happens in the water

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Neighbourhood: Sydney

Australia

Neighbourhood: Sydney

Australia’s largest city is more than just its iconic opera house and harbour bridge. Pick a neighbourhood and dive in to find craft beer, Asian street food and beachside modernism

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Isn’t it time you went around the world?

Travel Talk

Isn’t it time you went around the world?

Covering everything from puffed up Australian holidays to complex, Michael Palin-style adventures, round-the-world tickets are, at their best, an affordable way to see a huge swathe of the planet

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