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Tourist souvenirs, old DDR symbols and Soviet Russian uniforms for sale at stall next to Checkpoint Charlie. Image: Alamy

Germany

Berlin: Checkpoint Disney and beyond

Twenty-nine years since its fall, the Berlin Wall remains a… Read More»

Vaca Bruta

Africa

Guinea Bissau: Locking horns

In a corner of West Africa, on a chain of… Read More»

Cup Noodle

Japan

Yokohama: Edible history

For a taste of modern Japanese culture, head for the… Read More»

Nepalese breakfast

Nepal

Nepal: Carnivore cookery

In a second-floor apartment in Kathmandu, a rather gruesome breakfast… Read More»

Ardvreck Castle

United Kingdom

Scotland: Take the high road

A home-spun take on Route 66, the scenic new North… Read More»

Whale Shark

Australia

Ningaloo Reef: Diving with giants

A close encounter with a whale shark feeding-frenzy in Western… Read More»

Wolf Lodge

Norway

Norway: A wolf at the door

With the aim of educating both locals and visitors about… Read More»

Tijuca

Brazil

Rio de Janeiro: Return of the rainforest

Just 10 minutes from Rio city centre is Tijuca National… Read More»

Belvoir, Israel. Image: Alamy

Israel

Israel: The secret citadel

Twelve miles south of the Sea of Galilee you’ll find… Read More»

Elephant calf in Kenya. Image: James Draven

Kenya

Kenya: Lines in the sand

A patrol with the Kenya Wildlife Service – Kenya’s thin… Read More»