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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.


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


To the ends of the earth: Easter Island

The Pacific outpost of Easter Island, known to its inhabitants… Read More»


The Azores: Atlantic escape

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

St Vincent

St Vincent: A life less ordinary

Discover an authentic slice of Caribbean life in the little-visited… Read More»


Eat: Piemonte

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


The really wild show

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


Babymoons: Expecting the best

The babymoon, a pampering break before the baby arrives, is… Read More»

Author Series

Notes from an author: Paul Carr

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


Paris: The good life

With a foolproof formula of innovative restaurateurs, artists, architects and… Read More»


Sleep: Berlin

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


The Beautiful South: Antarctica

Discover the no-mans land of epic landscapes and wildlife that… Read More»