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Africa   2 Mar, 2019, 14:50
Turning blue in Morocco’s Western Sahara  
Blaine Bonham

Blaine Bonham meets the ‘Blue Men’, the ancient Berber tribe that inhabits the Sahara Desert. He meets them amongst the dunes of Morocco’s Erg Chebbi region.

Europe   1 Mar, 2019, 17:51
A winter trip to Italy  
Warren Bratter

It’s never too late to follow your travelling dreams. Septuagenarian Warren Bratter heads off to Italy, in winter, to explore Venice, Florence and Lucca.

Africa   1 Mar, 2019, 13:20
Morocco’s Red City’s hidden green heritage  
Lee Ruddin

Lee Ruddin finds oases of calm in Morocco’s most visited city. Along with the locals he takes refuge in the many public gardens that are part-hidden in Marrackesh.

Americas, Deals   19 Feb, 2019, 08:37
5 places to visit in New Jersey  
Paul Woollacombe

Paul Woollacombe finds plenty of reasons to visit America’s most glamorous State, Well, five, anyway.

Deals   17 Feb, 2019, 18:48
The Mophie Travel Stream: wireless phone charging, worldwide  
Jack Barker

Jack Barker reviews the latest bit of mobile-charging tech, the Mophie Charge Stream that powers your Qi wireless phone anywhere in the world.

Europe   17 Feb, 2019, 13:13
Shining lights of Sofia from Bulgaria’s fourth-highest mountain  
Lee Ruddin

There are many reasons to visit Bulgaria. Lee Ruddin adds climbing its fourth-highest mountain to the list.

Europe   15 Feb, 2019, 14:12
Andalusia’s Zahara de la Sierra, with its liquid gold  
Lindsay Salt

A visit to one of Spain’s ‘white villages’ introduces Lindsay Salt to narrow cobbled alleys, Christian festivals and the art of pressing the region’s ‘liquid gold’, freshly-pressed olive oil. Photos, as ever, by David Grimble.

Americas   1 Feb, 2019, 14:55
An insight into the street tacos of Mexico City  
Caleb González

Armed with a new University degree, Caleb González plunges into Mexican street food, unveiling a cuisine and a culture all at the same time.

Central Asia, Europe   1 Feb, 2019, 14:12
Fairy chimneys, cave churches and underground cities  
Elizabeth von Pier

Turkey’s Cappadocia region is an iconic destination. Elizabeth von Pier tours the world’s most indiosyncratic desert destinations.

Americas   1 Feb, 2019, 13:06
Pyramids, cenotes and cuisine: Yucatan for beginners  
Bonnie Lynn

Mexico proves an excellent winter getaway for Bonnie Lynn, who finds there’s plenty to do beyond the beach.

Europe   24 Jan, 2019, 16:33
Sunny Seville and its glittering highlights  
Lindsay Salt

A day-long tour of Seville gives Lindsay Salt an insight into one of Spain’s most captivating cities. Photographs, as ever, by David Grimble.

Africa   8 Jan, 2019, 16:44
A thoughtful stay in the not-so-Democratic Republic of Congo  
Ben Cooke

The DRC is a strikingly mis-named country, finds Ben Cooke. It’s undemocratic, for a start, and a republic only in name. He starts in Lubumbashi, heads into the hinterlands of small-town Kipushi and then braves the capital, Kinshasa. He finds the Congo’s reputation for being dangerous has been superseded by its capacity to relentlessly hassle any visitor – especially if carrying a camera – and he finds the unremitting focus on a lone white traveller forces his mind into solitary reflection.

Europe   8 Jan, 2019, 15:40
Falling in love with Lisbon  
Adam Jacot de Boinod

Adam Jacot de Boinod explores the entrancing backstreets of Portugal’s capital city.

Central Asia, Europe   24 Dec, 2018, 09:59
A taste of Turkish Delight in the markets of Istanbul  
Elizabeth von Pier

Elizabeth von Pier takes tea and time to explore the shopping opportunities in Turkey’s greatest city.

Americas   20 Dec, 2018, 17:20
Sailing round Tortola – well, almost  
Claire Shefchick

Hurricane Irma devastated Tortola, leaving yachts wrecked across the island. But Claire Shefchick reports that the local yachties refused to give up on their annual race.

Americas   14 Dec, 2018, 16:12
Across the Arctic Circle on the Dempster Highway  
Eric Whitehead

Eric Whitehead can’t miss the temptation of a good long road. Here he drives across Canada from Dawson City to Inuvik.

Central Asia   12 Dec, 2018, 17:37
Signs of colonialism fading in present-day Mumbai  
Lee Ruddin

Lee Ruddin finds history hangs heavy as he finds while he’s getting selfies against Bombay’s famous Gateway to India, everyone else chooses their background as the Taj. And that’s the Taj Hotel, not the wonder-of-the-world in Agra.

Europe   8 Dec, 2018, 18:31
Seville in Southern Spain, from Cathedral to Flamenco  
Lindsay Salt

Lindsay Salt visits Seville Cathedral, climbs the Giralda Tower, and chills out at a Flamenco dance display. David Grimble, as ever, takes the excellent photographs.

Deals, Europe   8 Dec, 2018, 12:27
Rental homes and holiday camps give you bargain France  
Jack Barker

As some who has often rented draughty character properties in France, Jack Barker is surprised by the value offered by newbuild French villas offered to the French, by the French.

Africa   6 Dec, 2018, 13:02
The boredom is broken defending Algeria’s colonial border  
Colin Wallace

In the Seventies while the Foreign Legion tries to suppress the resistance to French colonial rule, Colin Wallace finds a way to help at least one Algerian.

Editorials, Pole to Pole   23 Nov, 2018, 15:15
Freediving and photography – it’s a black and white issue  
James Monnington

Free-diver James Monnington has taken his camera all over the world, from the waters off the UK to the Galapagos Islands and the cenotes of Central America. He talks to the Travelmag about shooting black and white.

Africa   16 Nov, 2018, 12:52
Joining the Foreign Legion soon leads to violence  
Colin Wallace

Perhaps it’s bad luck that when Colin Wallace joins the Foreign Legion they happen to be fighting the Algerian War. He starts to realise he’s on the wrong side.

Deals, Europe   13 Nov, 2018, 14:45
Cefalù, Sicily: the perfect 3-day weekend trip  
Emily Jones

Emily Jones says the seaside town of Cefalù in Sicily is Italy’s ultimate answer for a perfect short sunkissed break.

Asia Pacific, Central Asia   12 Nov, 2018, 13:18
Panda-tracking tales from China’s Anzihe reserve  
Kyle Obermann

Photographer Kyle Oberman talks to the Travelmag about his expedition into China in search of the elusive – and endangered – panda bears.

Deals, Europe   9 Nov, 2018, 14:07
A family trip to Krakow – what is worth seeing?  
Lucy Barker

There’s no doubt Poland’s city of culture has plenty to attract the visitor. Lucy Barker examines the highlights of Krakow.

Editorials   8 Nov, 2018, 17:31
Charging your phone and devices when travelling abroad  
Jack Barker

In a world where USB chargers are ever-more important on the road, Jack Barker finds that Anker is the company providing what the traveller needs. Here, their four-port charger with a continental adapter built-in.

Africa   7 Nov, 2018, 15:28
Five convincing reasons to sponsor a Zambian child  
Karen Beattie

Karen Beattie introduces Project Luangwa, a ground-breaking charity working in one of Zambia’s most beautiful parks. This is a way to sponsor a child through school – and know there’s an actual child at the end of it. Click through and remember it’s Christmas.

Europe   6 Nov, 2018, 12:08
A car-smuggling scam told from a Spanish prison  
Colin Wallace

Back in the seventies Colin Wallace is tricked into crossing from Morocco in a fan stuffed with hash. He finds his fellow inmates also have tales to tell.

Americas   4 Nov, 2018, 17:22
Pura Vida on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast  
Adam Jacot de Boinod

The gem of Central America, Costa Rica, finds Adam Jacot de Boinod one of it’s most enthusiastic and appreciative guests.

Deals, Europe   2 Nov, 2018, 05:48
The hidden gems of Croatia  
Lucy Barker

Pretty little Croatia is one of Europe’s most underrated tourist destinations. Lucy Barker explores its highlights.

Editorials   24 Oct, 2018, 19:36
Adventure travel: a personal experience or a new industry?  
Stephanie van Es

Stephanie van Es examines the concept of ‘Adventure Travel’ and how it interacts with the commercial world.

Americas   23 Oct, 2018, 13:55
Wrangell, Sitka and glaciers on a cruise to Alaska  
Bhupender Gupta

Bhupender Gupta finds his Alaskan cruise an ideal way to reach Juneau.

Europe   18 Oct, 2018, 18:00
Lisbon and Porto: Portugal’s two cities of excess  
Bonnie Lynn

Bonnie Lynn finds her experience of Portuguese culture a thrilling, enriching experience.

Africa, Europe   16 Oct, 2018, 12:17
The moment a drugs mule realises he’s bust  
Colin Wallace

It’s also the moment Colin Wallace discovered his car had been stuffed with hash to smuggle from Morocco into Europe.

Central Asia   12 Oct, 2018, 12:09
Trapped between the border of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan  
Yuri Drobkov

There are 18 icy, wolf-infested kilometres between these two countries. Yuri Drobkov has the choice between freezing and getting eaten in the wastes of Central Asia.

Deals, Europe   11 Oct, 2018, 11:26
Why you should visit Palma, Mallorca  
Paul Woollacombe

Whether you spell it Mallorca or Majorca, this fantastic island is to Europe what Florida is to the States: a year-round haven of sea and sun. Paul Woollacombe provides a guide.

Central Asia   11 Oct, 2018, 10:30
‘Catch 22’ means no local SIM card for you in provincial India  
Teja

Everyone told Teja that English was widely spoken in India, and getting a SIM card would be easy. But when she flies into Varanasi she finds neither statement true.

Deals, Europe   10 Oct, 2018, 16:57
What to do in London in October  
Lucy Barker

There are plenty of reasons to visit London in October. Lucy Barker rounds up some options.

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