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Cover of Jul/Aug 2012 issue - National Geographic Traveller (UK)
  • Cover Story: Animal magic — There’s nothing more weird and wonderful than Mother Nature’s creatures. Follow the seemingly impossible tracks of Bigfoot and the elusive Bengal tiger, sling a ride on a husky sled in Greenland, and tour the wetlands of Argentina in search of black caiman and pythons, as we take you on an unforgettable tour of the unfamiliar, the terrifying and the beautiful.
  • Destinations: St Vincent & The Grenadines, Easter Island, Catalonia, the Azores and Antarctica. Plus Paris and Washington DC.
  • Real Life: The charity challenge — fancy tackling Kilimanjaro or Everest? And babymoons — the latest trend for expectant parents.

Supplement

Luxury 101

Our free 68-page luxury guide takes you on a whirlwind tour of 101 of the world’s most opulent and exciting destinations and experiences. Everything from eco retreats and barefoot luxury to expeditions, restaurants, spas, safaris and more…

Cover of the Luxury 101 Supplement Jul/Aug 2012 - National Geographic Traveller (UK)

 

Inside this issue

Columns

Room for improvement: David Whitley

So your hotel room looks cool but nothing works properly… Read More»

Italy

Eat: Piemonte

Discover the famed white Alba truffle, the ‘king of wines’… Read More»

Features

The charity challenge

The views from Kilimanjaro or Everest Base Camp were once… Read More»

Author Series

Notes from an author: Paul Carr

British author and columnist Paul Carr on why he fell… Read More»

Portugal

The Azores: Atlantic escape

Once a pit-stop for European traders on their way to… Read More»

United Kingdom

Live: East London

The Olympic torch is about to ignite in London’s East… Read More»

Travel Talk

Kate Russell’s Tech Traveller

Technology reporter Kate Russell is a pro at finding the… Read More»

Features

The really wild show

Follow Bigfoot and the Bengal tiger and tour Argentina in… Read More»

Germany

Sleep: Berlin

Whether you choose to bed down in a high-end hostel,… Read More»
Glen Mutel

Columns

Do believe the hype: Glen Mutel

The rules of expectation mean delight and disappointment can strike… Read More»