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What type of traveller are you?

Travel Talk

What type of traveller are you?

Perhaps you’re an intrepid adventure-seeker, who always packs a GoPro camera; or a spontaneous jet-setter, scouring the web for last-minute deals. Where do you fit into today’s travel scene?

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Verona: Opera for beginners

Travel Talk

Verona: Opera for beginners

Don’t know your Bizet from your Puccini? Can’t tell your Carmen from your La Traviata? Then perhaps a few open-air arias and a unique Italian setting will bring out your inner aficionado

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Eat: Valle d’Aosta

Italy

Eat: Valle d’Aosta

From floral Fontina cheese to cured ham for the connoisseur, you’ll find alpine foods that feed both the appetite and the soul — and inspire Michelin-starred chefs — in the mountain pastures of northwest Italy

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Technology: Future travel right now

Features

Technology: Future travel right now

There was a time not so long ago when the cutting edge in travel technology was trains, planes and automobiles. While those are still getting faster, comfier and more efficient, a host of more hidden…

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Travel like a local

Features

Travel like a local

The trend for doing things ‘like a local’ is not going away. But can technology break down the barriers between travellers and locals and bring them closer together?

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