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National Geographic Traveller - November 2016 issue
  • Cover story: In our cover story, we’ve asked our writers to tell their best travel tales. From Bolivia to Oman, the sheer variety of experiences on offer across the world is all part of travel’s enduring charm.
  • Destinations: Join Andrew McCarthy in Hawaii to discover the beguiling island of Maui; head for a mother-and-daughter trip to Zambia; get to know the oddities in China’s Sichuan Province; and spend a long weekend in West Kerry. Our picture story, meanwhile, captures the preparations for the Day of the Dead festival in Oaxaca, Mexico.

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Free Alpine Guide

Pick up a copy of the November 2016 issue for your free Alpine Winter guide. we’ve put together our guide to the best peaks, parks and pistes that the Alpine region has to offer. In our cover story, we take a look at alternative ways to enjoy the powder, from kite skiing to gourmet ski safaris

Elsewhere, we look at the unique culture of Italy’s South Tyrol; learn to freestyle snowboard in Laax, Switzerland; and show how you can take the family skiing without breaking the bank, in France’s Serre Chevalier

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Inside this issue

Sher-Dor Madrassah, Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Image: Getty

Travel Talk

Ask the experts: A trip to the 'Stans

Need advice for your next trip? Are you after recommendations,… Read More»
The marina at Lake Te Anau. Image: Alamy

New Zealand

New Zealand: The kindness of strangers

The sheer unpredictability of travel is part of its enduring… Read More»
Son Doong cave

Vietnam

Vietnam cave craze

Vietnam is putting caves on the map — literally. This… Read More»
Locals protest in Cochabamba, Bolivia. Image: Alamy

Bolivia

Bolivia: Right place, wrong time

The sheer unpredictability of travel is part of its enduring… Read More»
Winding road through the Ontario forest. Image: Getty

Canada

Canada: Locked out

The sheer unpredictability of travel is part of its enduring… Read More»
Colony of white-fronted bee-eaters on the bank of the Chongwe River, Lower Zambezi National Park. Image: Emma Gregg

Zambia

Safari for 73-year-old beginners

It’s never too late to experience the wonders of the… Read More»
Passengers travelling on the Kalka-Shimla railway. Image: Alamy

India

India: Brief encounter

The sheer unpredictability of travel is part of its enduring… Read More»
Skellig Islands. Image: Pól Ó Conghaile

Ireland

Weekender: West Kerry

From Star Wars locations to a Dark Sky Reserve, Ireland’s… Read More»
Little Trentinney

United Kingdom

Rooms: Newquay

The countryside around Cornwall’s surf town offers unique places to… Read More»
Steamed pork xiaolongbao, Din Tai Fung restaurant, China

Travel Talk

A taste of China

Award-winning food writer Fuchsia Dunlop takes a fascinating culinary journey… Read More»