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Welcome to Bradt Travel Guides – and our website! Here at Bradt we have a reputation as a pioneering publisher: for tackling ‘unusual’ destinations, for championing the causes of sustainable travel, and for producing colourful guidebooks that are entertaining as well as useful. It’s an approach that, over the 40 plus years since the company was founded, has made Bradt one of the world’s leading travel publishers. 

Our website includes comprehensive travel advice, articles from our expert authors, news, interviews and competitions and galleries where you can display your travel photos and view those of other Bradt users. And of course you can buy books too in the website shop (all with a 10% discount! ).

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Five reasons to visit Iran

Iran may not be at the top of your wish-list of destinations, but it’s worth thinking again. The country offers plenty to interest the discerning traveller. 


Painting the town red

Who doesn't love colourful houses? We've picked out some of our favourite destinations based on their multicoloured dwellings.


Wet-weather activities in Devon

Hilary Bradt gives her tips on what to do on a rainy day in Devon.


Stairways to Heaven – the ascensores

Valparaíso’s most distinctive feature is its ascensores, built over a century ago to link the flat harbourside district with the residential hills.