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Cover of Nov/Dec 2012 issue - National Geographic Traveller (UK)
  • Cover Story: On the edge — Strap yourself in for an intrepid journey across a handful of ‘edgy’ destinations, from Iran to Zimbabwe, Angola to Moldova.
  • Destinations: Explore the length of Chile in our guide to this ‘quiet South American’, discover the new Vietnam as it embraces the 21st century and make a pilgrimage to the Welsh town of Laugharne — the one-time home of Dylan Thomas.
  • Real Life: Read about the real Shirley Valentines in our holiday romance feature and discover if holistic retreats really do enhance your life.

 

Inside this issue

Features

Are you ready to retreat?

For an increasing number of travellers a holistic holiday brings… Read More»
Diving with manta rays, Maldives. Image: Eye Ubiquitous/SuperStock.

Maldives

Maldives: Into the deep

I’m several metres below the surface when a manta ray… Read More»

United Kingdom

Letter from Laugharne

Time-warped, drink-sozzled, tide-worn… Laugharne, in Carmarthenshire, is best known as… Read More»

Travel Talk

Kate Russell’s Tech Traveller

Technology reporter Kate Russell is a pro at finding the… Read More»
Image: Franz Marc Frei/Getty

Zanzibar

Zanzibar: Cinematic city

Strolling past the barbecues whose pungent smoke fills Stone Town’s… Read More»

New Zealand

Live like a local: Auckland

Sandwiched between two harbours, the sea dominates life in Auckland,… Read More»

Features

On the edge

Our band of intrepid travellers has pulled together a series… Read More»

Spain

City life: Seville

Seville does street life beautifully: whether propped up at an… Read More»

Vietnam

Vietnam: The rising dragon

From the commercial maze of Ho Chi Minh City to… Read More»

Columns

Curious curations: David Whitley

The great museums may attract the hordes with their grand… Read More»