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  • Cover Story: In this month’s cover story, we reveal the top 16 destinations for 2016. From election fever in Washington DC to new flights to Costa Rica, our experts uncover the places set to hit the headlines in the coming year.
  • Destinations: We also explore the freewheeling island of Grenada, with its larger-than-life characters; discover Vietnam’s rich diversity on a journey along the Northwest Loop; go snowmobiling in Swedish Lapland; meet the inhabitants of the Galápagos Islands; and tuck into Modena’s local produce.

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We asked 13 well-travelled teens and their families to talk about the trips that made their childhood something truly special. Elsewhere, we explore Paxos’ shores and Corfu’s heady heights; tour Vienna & Budapest by train; and introduce the kids to the Far East in Singapore. Get your free 68-page guide with the Jan/Feb 2016 issue.


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Inside this issue

Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro. Image: 4Corners


The Cool List: 16 for 2016

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USA, California, Valley view at Yosemite National Park. Image: Getty

Travel Talk

Ask the experts: US national parks

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Travel Talk

Best of the travel blogs: January 2016

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The Sangrada Familia, Barcelona. Image: Pól Ó Conghaile


City life: Barcelona

With everything from stylish shopping to Gaudí’s startling architecture, a… Read More»
Tintagel Castle, Cornwall. Image: Getty

United Kingdom

Family travel: Cornwall

Sword-wielding knights, baby lobsters and a Rick Stein restaurant are… Read More»
Europe rail: Széchenyi Baths, Budapest. Image: Getty

Travel Talk

Europe rail: A Viennese whirl and Budapest break

Let the train take the strain and head from Milan… Read More»
Rice paddies in Vietnam. Image: Getty


Vietnam: Among the mountain people

A hundred miles from hectic Hanoi, a journey along Vietnam’s… Read More»
Chicago Riverwalk. Image: Getty


Like a local: Chicago

It’s easy to linger on Chicago’s stunning skyline and bold… Read More»
Cave churches - Church of St John the Baptist, Turkey. Image: Alamy

Travel Talk

Top 5: Cave churches

Forget gazing at steeples and spires that reach for the… Read More»

Author Series

Notes from an author: Paul Theroux

The winner of our Outstanding Contribution to Travel award sets… Read More»