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National Geographic Traveller (UK) - Jan/Feb 2016 cover
  • 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

Author Series

Notes from an author: Paul Theroux

The winner of our Outstanding Contribution to Travel award sets… Read More»
Bryggen's colourful waterside buildings, Bergen. Image: Robin Strand


Eat: Bergen & the Sognefjord

Sweet brown cheese, sour soups, bitter berry ciders and seafood… 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»


Too good to be true: David Whitley

From disappointing weather to disobedient wildlife, few things ever go… Read More»
Image: Getty

Travel Talk

Tell it like it is: New flight delay ruling

New rules are making it easier to claim flight delay… Read More»
Future travel technology. Image: Getty


Technology: Future travel right now

There was a time not so long ago when the… Read More»
Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro. Image: 4Corners


The Cool List: 16 for 2016

We’ve scoured the planet for this year’s must-see destinations and… 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»
The Sangrada Familia, Barcelona. Image: Pól Ó Conghaile


City life: Barcelona

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

Czech Republic

City life: Prague

Ancient and intricate, Prague is Europe at its most picturesque… Read More»