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High Above the Southern Alps and Tips for shooting from fast-moving vehicles

How to take photos from high-speed vehicles in the daytime<p>The photo below is a good example of this, seeing as it is from a helicopter! It’s best get …

Lonely Planet reveal their top 50 secret travel locations in Europe

A renovated music hall in east London, a boutique pub in Wales and a peaceful inn overlooking Loch Ness are among five British locations chosen by Lonely Planet on its list of some of the best secret spots in Europe.<p>The travel guide brand asked its authors to select their choices for the best …

Travel picture quiz: islands

Each of these islands, big or small, can be recognised by a distinctive feature or landmark. How many can you identify? Scroll to the bottom for the answers

Travel Photo Contest Winners

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AfrikaBurn: the changing rhythm of Africa's festival circuit

South Africa’s vast, semi-desert Karoo region is the setting for AfrikaBurn, an offshoot of the Burning Man at the heart of the Africa's emerging music festival scene

Expert guide to Florence

Essential Information<p><b>British embassy in Rome</b>: 00 39 06 4220 0001; gov.uk<br>Tourist office and information: the main tourist information office is at Via Cavour 1r (00 39 055 290 832, firenzeturismo.it). Open Mon-Fri, 9am-6pm. There are also branches at the train station and the airport<p><b>Emergency</b> …