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How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Travel

How I quit my job to travel: The wedding photographer

Travel blogger Kirsten Alana explains how, and why, she left her life behind – without savings, much travel experience or even a backpack.<p>When I decided to quit my job to travel, I did the opposite of what I would recommend: I took the "just go!" quotes literally, read inspirational gobbledygook …

Wedding Photography

Southern India’s stunning secret

In the south Indian state of Karnataka, pristine backwaters lie untouched, dotted with sleepy hamlets, and the seaside beaches and fertile hill country remain equally undiscovered.<p>While Goa and Kerala have the most well known beaches and backwaters in India, today these palm-fringed lagoons teem …

India

How I quit my job to travel: The corporate lawyer

Travel and food blogger Jodi Ettenberg explains why she left a successful career behind – and no, it wasn’t to “find herself” or “pursue her passion”.<p>When people hear how I quit my job as a lawyer after six years of corporate work, they assume I burned out and fled the nine-to-five (or, more …

Ho Chi Minh City

Editor's Letter: Will LG get lucky with the G2?

<i>In each issue of Distro, Executive Editor Marc Perton publishes a wrap-up of the week in news.</i><p>It wasn't long ago that the electronics divisions of Samsung and Lucky-Goldstar, two massive Korean conglomerates, played second fiddle to Japanese competitors like Sony and Panasonic.<p>Today, of course, …

Essential travel apps for summer

<b>Editor's note, May, 2014:</b> Telegraph Travel's fantastic, free app, contains guides to destinations including New York, Rome, Paris, Edinburgh and Venice. <b>Download it directly from the iTunes store here</b><p>A smartphone app can do more than just find a cheap flight, a good meal and a bed for the night. It …

Samsung Galaxy S 4 Google Play edition: what's different?

Several days ago we received a Samsung Galaxy S 4 Google Play edition to play with and shared our first impressions. This week we take a closer look at what's different between this handset and its TouchWiz-equipped cousins by scrutinizing the benchmarks, battery life and camera performance. …

Alibaba Group Has Now Blown Past Facebook In Size And Growth

Last year, the tech media and most retail investors lost their minds over the Facebook(FB) IPO.<p>There was good reason for it. The biggest social network was going public. Its growth rate was astonishing. Many drew comparisons between Facebook and Google (GOOG).<p>Pre-IPO, it was common for investors …