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10 great train journeys you've (probably) never heard of

1: Coastal Pacific, New Zealand<p><b>Route:</b> Picton to Christchurch<p><b>Duration:</b> 5.5 hours<p>Taking the ferry from Wellington (North Island) to Picton (South) is a …

Trains

7 of Cambodia's best islands

<b>(CNN) —</b> The islands of Cambodia have finally started to get the attention they deserve, but they're still positively picturesque and far less developed than their popular Thai neighbors.<p>Whether you're looking for an all-night party or an underwater adventure among pristine coral reefs, Cambodia's …

Waste Management

Orient Express vs Interrailing: We put Europe's two classic rail experiences to the test

Canal routes<p>Though the next stage of the journey was not on the <i>Orient Express</i> route that I was roughly following, I’d wanted to experience an …

The best markets in London

There have been London markets since at least the Middle Ages – and thankfully given our fickle weather, some of them are covered. Of course, tastes …

England

25 of Latin America's best outdoor adventures

1: Boat or 4WD in the Pantanal, Brazil<p>Ignore that the public face of the Brazilian Pantanal is the piranha, and just dive (figuratively speaking) …

South America

The UK's best woods for bluebells

1: Ashenbank Wood, Kent<p>Ashenbank Wood comprises ancient woodland with a varied history. During World War II the RAF stationed five camps on site to …

Užupis: How 12 Lithuanian Artists Created an Independent Republic in Vilnius

16 of the world's scariest - but most beautiful - train journeys

Trains

7 Incredible travel experiences in Peru that will enrich your life

1: Soak up the colours of the Rainbow Mountain<p>“Is that real?” is a common question from anyone seeing photos of Peru’s Rainbow Mountain for the first …

This map shows the Christmassiest bits of London

Already cranking up Mariah? Then you probably live or work in one of the most festive bits of London, as revealed to us by music streaming service …

So you’ve never been to Wood Street Indoor Market?

So what is it?<p>It’s… well it’s an indoor market in Walthamstow. But it was the 650-seat Crown Cinema until 1955, before being turned into a space for …

19 banging things to do on Broadway Market

For a small street, Broadway Market’s got a big reputation. Neatly connecting London Fields to Regent’s Canal, it was home to a busy fruit and veg …

7 of the most beautiful places in Japan – and how to photograph them

1: Itsukushima shrine, Miyajima, Hiroshima Prefecture<p>Northeast of Hiroshima bay lies Miyajima, an island known for its enchanting forests and ancient …

Top Eco Travel Destinations for 2018

If you’re really passionate about green travel and living, your heart never stops yearning for eco-friendly experiences. The struggle is real. And …

Skalvija Review | Explore Vilnius Like A Local

Why locals love it?<p>This cinema is almost 50 years old. It is one of the few places in town that has consistently been successful over the years.<p>Why …

Top 10 Adventure Lodges Around the World

These accommodations blend adventure, comfort, and a one-of-a-kind experience into a stay you'll remember for the rest of your life.<p>Think you’re ready for check-in? If you’re headed to one of these lodges—built for adventurous travelers ready to hike farther, dive deeper, and climb higher—you might …

Costa Rica

The Ultimate Guide to Canada’s epic new ‘Trans Canada Trail’ network

The Ultimate Guide to Canada’s epic new ‘The Great Trail’ network<p>With Canada celebrating the cross-country connection of their 14,812-mile The Great …

10 top trips to discover wildlife and nature in the UK

Compact, diverse and packed with wildlife, the UK is one of the best and easiest places on the planet to experience the natural world. Here are ten …

Scotland

5 offbeat European rail adventures to take it slow and see more

Forget the busy high speed routes. Try these little-used rural routes and discover a Europe that's a little slower and a lot more interesting, as …

Top Ancient Sites for Stargazing

From petroglyphs to castles carved into hilltops, explore our night sky through our ancestors at these amazing archaeological sites.<p>The night sky is a time machine and so is archaeology. Since I was a teenager in Iran, a land filled with ancient sites, my passion for the night sky has blended with …

National Parks

Top 10 Machu Picchu Secrets

This ancient Inca site has centuries-old secrets trapped in its walls— and more recent ones that we spill here.<p>By Mark Adams, author of <i>Turn Right at Machu Picchu</i><p>1. It’s not actually the Lost City of the Inca.<p>When the explorer Hiram Bingham III encountered Machu Picchu in 1911, he was looking for a …

South America

12 great things to do on Greenwich Church Street

London has many ‘Church Streets’, yet few manage to pack in Hawksmoor architecture, a nineteenth-century clipper ship, one of the capital’s best …

England

Pitch perfect: the UK’s best tiny campsites

Love camping but not campers? In an extract from his book, Tiny Campsites, Dixe Wills picks Britain’s best miniature sites, where nature’s the star, nights are silent and even the loos have great views<p>‘Isolated strip of coastal loveliness’, Cornwall<p>Until 2016, the first thing visitors learned when …

Sea Level

Sights and Bites: New Orleans, Louisiana

With a cultural map in one hand and a culinary compass in the other, savor the sights and bites of the Big Easy.<p>When tucking itself in for the night after offering up another sublime dinnertime experience, the City That Care Forgot always remembers to offer a prayer to the talents who make New …

New Orleans

Five gorgeous London locations where you can watch outdoor movies this summer

Luna Cinema has announced its summer season of outdoor cinema, giving us the chance to sneak into gorgeous London palaces, Royal Parks and pools, …

England

7 of the best walks in London

1: 'The Jubilee Greenway' – Little Venice to Camden<p>Regent's Canal makes for one of the most pleasant canal walks in London. Although an almost direct …

ON THE TRAIL: 6 of the world’s greatest new hiking trails

From a desert wonderland to a Canadian epic, as well as a true innovator of adventure travel, these 6 new hiking trails are well worth lacing up your …

The Ultimate Guide to Pablo Neruda’s Chile, by Luis Gnecco

Chilean actor Luis Gnecco, star of the new Neruda film, on the legendary poet’s homes, the great desert that influenced his life and work, and …

10 of the best urban beaches and city riversides in Europe

From London to Warsaw, sand is being placed along rivers, reggae is pumping from cool cocktail bars, there’s beach volleyball and plenty of places for a swim<p>Paris<p>The French capital has put a lot of energy into developing its urban beach and riverside culture; the Paris-Plages have been a feature on …

Swimming Pools

Six London rooftop openings to get you excited for summer

<i>You show us a glimmer of sun, we'll show you our complete disregard for coats.</i><p>E8’s pub garden in the sky returns for its seventh summer in a row on …

England