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National Geographic Traveller - Jul/Aug 2016 issue
  • Cover Story: We’re splashing out this issue, and our ‘luxury’ cover story reveals the hotels that are redefining the high-end experience — the world’s finest rooms with a view.
  • Destinations: We also head to California’s Sonoma County, discover Madagascar’s botanical oddities, spend a long weekend on Capri, feast on the food of Stellenbosch and get to know the charming Cotswolds. Our picture story, meanwhile, captures the natural larder of New Zealand’s South Island.

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Inside this issue

Southern plantation. Image: Getty

Travel Talk

The (not so) rough guide to the Deep South

How to make the most of a trip to the… Read More»
Admiring artwork at Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi. Image: Getty

United Arab Emirates

City life: Abu Dhabi

An intriguing mix of global influences, Abu Dhabi is the… Read More»
Three charity hikers look out at Mount Kilimanjaro from the rocky ridge of Mount Meru. Image: Getty


Charity challenges: A cause for adventure

Would you sign up for an epic journey to raise… Read More»
Tokyo Station Hotel


Rooms under £500: Tokyo

Where to bed down in ultra-modern skyscraper style and comfort… Read More»
Yachts moored in Port Hercule, Monaco. Image: Getty


Like a local: Monaco

Thrust into the Hollywood spotlight by Grace Kelly, this small… Read More»

Author Series

Notes from an author: Stephen Moss

Difficulties of surviving on this harsh Hebridean island saw the… Read More»
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Travel Talk

Best of the travel blogs: July 2016

Read excerpts from our three favourite blogs this month, and… Read More»
Travel bookings in Krabi, Thailand. Image: Getty

Travel Talk

Tell it like it is: Travel booking platforms go ‘eBay’

Get the lowdown on a new generation of web marketplaces… Read More»
The Mapmakers

Travel Talk

Bookshelf: The Mapmakers

Splurge on this lavish new, cloth-bound, illustrated edition of The… Read More»
Lower Slaughter, Cotswolds. Image: Getty

United Kingdom

Cotswolds: The honeyed stone heart of England

The golden-stone villages, idyllic communities and spectacular landscapes — not… Read More»