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March 2016

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National Geographic Traveller (UK) - March 2016 cover
  • Cover Story: We delve into cities that make a lasting impression. From the streets of Havana to the best restaurants in Beirut, our experts write a love letter to the places that have stolen their hearts. More>>
  • Destinations: We also hop on a bike for a two-wheel trip across the Croatian islands, walk in the footsteps of Dr Jane Goodall in search of chimpanzees in East Africa, meet the cowboys of France’s Camargue region, discover Iceland’s friendly fishing villages and sample the Isle of Skye’s natural larder.

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Inside this issue

Columns

Extra time... and penalties: David Whitley

Meticulously planning that three-week trip down to the final hour… Read More»
Kayaks on the shore of fjord, Seydisfjordur, Iceland. Image: Corbis

Iceland

Long weekend: East Iceland

Often overlooked by visitors, Iceland’s east coast is a ravishingly… Read More»
Skylodge, Peru. Image: Skylodge

Features

Top 10: Adventure travel hotspots for 2016

Fed up of following the crowd? We asked the UK’s… Read More»
London’s archaeological dig. Image: Getty

Travel Talk

Sunken city: London’s archaeological dig

Due to Crossrail works, archaeologists are uncovering artefacts left by… Read More»
Chalet One, ski chalet

Travel Talk

Top 5: French ski chalets

During the bargain-heavy end-of-season, you needn’t be a Russian oligarch… Read More»
Fisherman's Bastion, a neo-Gothic folly overlooking Pest, Budapest. Image: Richard James Taylor

Hungary

City life: Budapest

Grand architecture, centuries of tradition and left field thinking have… Read More»
One Breath

Travel Talk

Bookshelf: One Breath

Dip your toes into the world of freediving with a… Read More»
The location of Helsinki's Flow festival. Image: Jussi Hellsten

Finland

Like a local: Helsinki

Once content to leave the limelight to its flashier Scandinavian… Read More»
Kids riding in a tuk-tuk through Chandni Chowk neighbourhood, Delhi. Image: Daniel Allen

India

City life: Delhi

Crowded, chaotic and cacophonous, the Indian capital can overwhelm. But… Read More»
Chimpanzee in East Africa. Image: Emma Gregg

Features

East Africa: Meeting Doctor Jane

The Albertine Rift, where East Africa meets the Congo, is… Read More»