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National Geographic Traveller - October 2016
  • Cover story: We’re off to New York to tell tales from the five boroughs — Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island.
  • Destinations: We head to Canada to explore the icy shores of Fogo Island; follow in the footsteps of David Livingstone across Botswana; journey through Antarctica on board the National Geographic Explorer; spend a long weekend in the Douro Valley; and tuck into the unique larder of Macau.

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Inside this issue

Public pool in Astoria Park, Queens. Image: Slawek Kozdras


Queens: A Greco-Roman holiday

Beyond the busy Manhattan streets, we venture to the laid-back… Read More»
Salmon bisque and iced coffee at Karl's Klipper, in St George. Image: Slawek Kozdras


Staten Island: Into the unknown

New York's most residential, least-populated borough is hardly known for… Read More»

Travel Talk

In the spotlight: Upcoming film festivals

Take your cue from the BFI London Film Festival and… Read More»
Alexander Hamilton's The Grange. Image: Alamy


Manhattan: Alexander Hamilton’s moving story

For a man who died in a duel over 200… Read More»
149th Street–Grand Concourse Subway station. Image: Slawek Kozdras


Top 8: The Bronx for beginners

No longer New York’s left-behind borough, The Bronx has more… Read More»
Grand train pop-up in northern Paris

Travel Talk

Pop-ups in Paris

Eat, drink and dance at Paris’s derelict railway site pop-ups… Read More»
Brooklyn Museum. Image: Slawek Kozdras


Brooklyn: Cobbled together

From happening brunch spots to key streets to explore, this… Read More»
Terraced vineyards of the Douro Valley. Image: Getty


Weekender: Douro Valley

Cocooned from the rest of the country, every nook of… Read More»
Rio neighbourhoods. Illustration: Nik Neves


Rio de Janeiro's neighbourhoods

There’s so much more to Rio than sun and samba.… Read More»
The Flushing Meadows, Munich

Travel Talk

Rooms: Munich

Germany’s beer capital gets frothily festive this month. Here’s where… Read More»