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Cover of May/Jun 2011 issue - National Geographic Traveller (UK)
  • Cover Story: 50 Summer Alternatives — Travel stories from our writers and some of the best alternative summer European breaks, from touring to beaches, activity to adventure, camping and family ideas.
  • Destinations: Adventure America, community spirit in Namibia, on the edge of the west coast of Ireland, Nepal, a lesson in history in Syria, sleep options in Marrakech and cities: Rome, Berlin, and Copenhagen.
  • Real Life: Get back to your roots in Fiji with our author who traces her family history and a personal perspective on teaching abroad.


Inside this issue


American Adventure

The USA has enough adventure for anyone's lifetime Read More»


Like a local: Paris

Get under the skin of Paris, where fine food and… Read More»


Adventurer at Large

Benedict Allen feels a duty to explain places to people Read More»


Ireland: The dramatic west

The Irish coastline boasts dramatic scenery and age-old culture Read More»
Glen Mutel


Social working: Glen Mutel

When you’re travelling, you’ll find personal space is not always… Read More»


Fiji: Relative values

A pilgrimage home to Fiji proves to be an emotional… Read More»


Beyond the Sea

Portugal has one of the most diverse cuisines on earth Read More»


Tel Aviv: Miami of the Middle East

Tel Aviv's hedonism sets it apart from Israel’s holy cities Read More»


Take all the family: Maria Pieri

It's great to take the family - but sometimes hard… Read More»


Trek the Himalayas

Even the 'hills' of Nepal can be a real challenge Read More»