Travelmag Banner
Archives
Search
 Features

Latest Headlines

Deals, Europe   21 Oct, 2019, 17:11
For a French luxury holiday, only a chateau will do  
Lucy Barker

Holiday rentals don’t have to be cramped apartments in tourist towns. Lucy Barker finds a new rental agency specialising in luxury rental properties in France.

Africa   16 Oct, 2019, 12:51
Lost – and then found – on the way to Lalibela  
Donal Conlon

Donal Conlon loses his bus in a small truckstop on the way to Ethiopia’s buried churches. With no Amharic he has little alternative but to (try to) hitch.

Europe   15 Oct, 2019, 10:04
A short cruise on the Norfolk Broads  
Anthony Toole

The flatlands of eastern England don’t have the greatest reputation. Anthony Toole, however, finds plenty to see and do on the border between Norfolk and Suffolk.

Americas   12 Oct, 2019, 13:57
Joy of Jasper – the Canadian Rockies’ gentle giant  
Bhupender Gupta

Bhupenda Gupta finds beautiful scenery and a light touch of tourism as he tours Jasper, one of Canada’s scenic wonders.

Editorials, Europe   12 Oct, 2019, 12:19
A broken phone is no disaster  
Angus Cunningham

When Angus Cunningham’s phone breaks during a visit to Seville he finds disconnection makes for reconnection as he is forced to interact with the culture of Spain and the people all around him.

Central Asia   6 Oct, 2019, 20:13
Looking for the Dalai Lama? Forget Dharamsala, he’s not there  
Sara McMurry

Sara McMurry finds few Tibeta deities in Daramsala, so she heads off, more usefully, to Mcleodganj,

Europe   4 Oct, 2019, 19:34
Scotland and us: a twelve-day immersion  
Chris Edwards

Chris Edwards avoids air travel for her 12-day immersion tour of Scotland, something other UK residents would be most unlikely to do. This is what it’s like.

Deals, Editorials   1 Oct, 2019, 15:23
Responsible tourism: the how-to guide  
Elinor Abraham

It’s a hard one. The rich seem to feel justified racking up any number of air miles but the rest of us don’t. Elinor Abraham says there’s a way to travel ethically.

Deals, Editorials   26 Sep, 2019, 12:17
Portable voice-over set up for travel  
Paul Woollacombe

Paul Woollacombe says voice-over work is one trade that is perfect for travellers on the move. This is what you need.

Americas, Deals   16 Sep, 2019, 13:14
4 Brazilian cities you should travel to  
João Santos

South America’s largest and most populous countries takes plenty of exploring. João Santos reviews four of the best cities to visit in Brazil.

Deals, Pole to Pole   13 Sep, 2019, 14:35
‘Not on Instagram’ – backlash against the perfect image  
Elinor Abraham

Flight and travel company Travelbag has started a fightback against idealised Instagram photographs. Elinor Abraham reports.

Central Asia   6 Sep, 2019, 19:40
Arranged marriages in India: can and do they work?  
Sara McMurry

Sara McMurry takes a considered look at arranged marriages, as they happen in Asia, and wonders whether they might just work.

Europe   2 Sep, 2019, 22:32
Slovenia: an unexpected jewel  
Bonnie Lynn

Bonnie Lynn finds one of Europe’s smallest – and newest – countries quite enchanting, as she explores Slovenia’s caves, castles and food.

Americas   2 Sep, 2019, 20:50
Discovering the natural beauty of Western Colorado  
Lindsay Salt

Lindsay Salt explores Colorado’s natural beauty, bought to life with photos by David Grimble.

Deals, Europe   1 Sep, 2019, 16:58
7 days of Croatian coast: make the best of your sailing charter  
Olly Kay

Ever fancied chartering a yacht to explore Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast? Olly Kay knows where to go – and why.

Central Asia   1 Sep, 2019, 15:28
Day 1 of a tiger safari in Ranthambore, India  
Bhupender Gupta

Bhupender Gupta heads from Mumbai to Rajasthan to see one of India’s most famous tiger reserves – and the very first day brings sightings.

Americas, Deals   1 Sep, 2019, 14:49
Costa Rica, Central America’s ‘Switzerland’  
Lucy Barker

Lucy Barker experiences La pura Vida

Asia Pacific   20 Aug, 2019, 21:02
Southeast Asia on crutches – do it now!  
Paul Michelson

Paul Michelson needs crutches to get around. Next year his health might be better – or not. So he travels to Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos and does it now.

Asia Pacific, Deals   13 Aug, 2019, 08:30
Top 3 things to do in Thailand’s Koh Chang  
Lucy Barker

One of Thailand’s largest islands, Koh Chang was late to be developed – and is all the better for it. Lucy Barker tells you what to see and do.

Asia Pacific   12 Aug, 2019, 16:04
A road trip from Brisbane to Sydney and Melbourne  
Ciarán Logue

Ciarán Logue finds and old Toyota Camry perfectly adequate to deal with Australia’s fearsome distances.

Deals, Europe   12 Aug, 2019, 13:46
Top 10 unusual foods to try when visiting Spain  
Sean Delaney

There’s more to Spanish cooking than tortillas and paella. Sean Delaney suggests some more unusual options.

Central Asia   6 Aug, 2019, 19:05
A few thoughts about Caste from an Indian village  
Sara McMurry

Sara McMurray wrestles with one of India’s most intractable problems: the enduring issue of caste.

Deals, Europe   26 Jul, 2019, 18:06
Planning a trip to Athens: 5 Tips  
Lucy Barker

The capital of Greece has plenty to offer visitors. Lucy Barker has a hotlist.

Central Asia   22 Jul, 2019, 09:29
Nothing and everything, spiritual India has it all  
Kip Brook

Kip Brook finds a visit to India a thoroughly transformative experience.

Central Asia   11 Jul, 2019, 12:42
In Bhutan’s Thunder Dragon’s Tigers Nest  
Will Ottley

Will Ottley ventures into the Himalaya’s ‘Secret Kingdom’, where happiness is a social aim and tradition is perfectly preserved.

Deals, Europe   11 Jul, 2019, 09:14
5 top attractions when visiting the UK  
Lucy Barker

There is so much to do on a visit to Britain it’s hard to know where to start. Lucy Barker has some suggestions.

Central Asia   6 Jul, 2019, 17:57
A shopping trip in Jaiselmer and how to test Pashminas  
Sara McMurry

Sara McMurry goes shopping in Jaiselmer and learns how to identify a genuine Pashmina.

Americas   28 Jun, 2019, 11:02
Arizona beckons on the ‘Go John’ trail  
Eric Whitehead

Eric Whitehead has visited every State in America, but Arizona is one of his favourites. So he returns to take a hike.

Europe   27 Jun, 2019, 20:39
Budapest, Prague and a mother-daughter bond  
Bonnie Lynn

No problems for Bonnie Lynn as she travels around Hungary and the Czech Republic while bonding with her daughter.

Europe   21 Jun, 2019, 15:30
The best week-long sailing routes in the Med  
Chloe Deans

Chloe Deans says that summer’s the time to head down to the Mediterranean for a sailing holiday of a lifetime. And has some ideas about where to sail and why.

Editorials   17 Jun, 2019, 15:51
Ditch your standard USB-C charger: Anker makes better  
Jack Barker

Apple are great at many things. But their charges are large, heavy, bulky and not even much good. Jack Barker says Anker has a better alternative if you need an USB-C charger for the new generation of mobile devices.

Deals, Europe   17 Jun, 2019, 14:35
8 hassle-free Luton Airport hacks  
Lucy Barker

Lucy Barker says Luton Airport is one of the easiest to use in the UK. Well it is if you’ve mastered these eight essential travel hacks.

Asia Pacific, Deals   14 Jun, 2019, 09:00
6 highly recommended travel attractions in Chiang Mai  
Lucy Barker

To see Thailand at its best, head to its northern capital, Chiang Mai. Lucy Barker has some tips for visitors.

Americas   14 Jun, 2019, 07:17
Riding Durango’s narrow-gauge railway in deepest Colorado  
Lindsay Salt

Lindsay Salt finds there’s still snow piled up when she visits Colorado’s historic narrow-gauge railway linking Durango with Silverton. Photos, as ever, by David Grimble.

Asia Pacific   9 Jun, 2019, 11:08
Koh Phrathong – Thailand’s secret island  
Philipp Meier

Thailand expert Philipp Meier says there’s still an island that’s off the electricity grid – and the tourist trail. Here he introduces Koh Phraphong.

Deals, Europe   8 Jun, 2019, 20:25
5 unusual things to do in the UK  
Paul Woollacombe

Paul Woollacombe says there are plenty of quirky activities in the UK – and you can always take part yourself. Here are some of the best options.

Central Asia   8 Jun, 2019, 13:44
In praise of Karnataka’s useful coconuts  
Adam Clapham

Adam Clapham’s portrait of small-village life in India includes a paen to the humble coconut – and it’s alcoholic potential.

Americas   8 Jun, 2019, 03:58
Haida Gwaii – and a sacred First Nation experience  
Eric Whitehead

From British Colombia Eric Whitehead heads west, to the isolated First Nations outpost of Haida Gwaii, an archipelago off the mainland where the past is allowed to hold sway.

Blast to the Past
After nearly 20 years online the Travelmag archive contains some real gems. Take a random leap into history here, here or here.
  Be in the Travelmag
Gotta travel book or blog? Send us an extract and we'll help you find a wider audience - and add links back to your site.
 Latest Headlines
Africa
Americas
Asia Pacific
Central Asia
Europe
Middle East
Pole to Pole
Editorials
Deals