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Author Archives: Jamie Lafferty

Singing for ghosts in Svalbard

Norway

Singing for ghosts in Svalbard

Pyramiden is an unlikely tourist destination — an abandoned Soviet mining town in a remote corner of the Svalbard archipelago. But visitors are being drawn here in increasing numbers by the eerie desolation and stunning…

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Barcelona: Meet the locals

Spain

Barcelona: Meet the locals

You may come for golden beaches, Catalan gastronomy and Gaudí masterpieces, but the people of Barcelona are the real highlight — from museum curators and tour guides to architects and street artists, we discover the…

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Glasgow: Gin school

Features

Glasgow: Gin school

Gin is still having a moment so get to Glasgow and learn how to craft your own in a city distillery

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Jordan: Old Testament lessons

Jordan

Jordan: Old Testament lessons

Jordan’s ancient landscapes — from its limestone caves to its wild wadis — provide the ultimate adventurous terrain for brave novices to try some serious canyoning and climbing

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City life: Seville

Spain

City life: Seville

Layers of history are writ large across the Andalusian capital, and at its heart you’ll still find the true spirit of flamenco

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