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Carla Capalbo. Illustration: Jacqui Oakley

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Notes from an author: Carla Capalbo

From orange-coloured wines vinified in the ground to platters of oozing cheese-filled bread, there’s a feast for the senses at the crossroads of Asia and Europe Read more »

Garrett Carr. Illustration: Jacqui Oakley

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Notes from an author: Garrett Carr

The troubled past and uncertain future of the Irish borderland comes to life on an epic walking tour exploring the 300-mile divide between north and south Read more »

Samantha Wilson. Illustration: Jacqui Oakley

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Notes from an author: Samantha Wilson

A magical first dive with a whale shark in the waters off Honduras’ Bay Islands, an idyllic Central American cay, inspired a fascination with this leviathan of the deep Read more »

Sarah Outen. Illustration: Jacqui Oakley

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Notes from an author: Sarah Outen

Even for an elite kayaker, these remote Pacific islands are an intense place, challenging and inspiring in the same stroke, with back-breaking swells Read more »

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Notes from an author: Fran Bryson

A journey to Salvador reveals a deeply religious festival where Bonfim, the patron saint of the state of Bahia, is worshipped as a miracle worker Read more »

Jemma Wayne

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Notes from an author: Jemma Wayne

Israel’s capital is many things to many people, but Jemma’s first encounter with Jerusalem as a child has led to a life-long fascination with this complex city Read more »