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New Travel Writer of the Year

Entries are now open to our New Travel Writer of the Year Competition 2022, the world’s best competition for unpublished travel writers!

The theme this year is ‘It was strangely quiet’ and entries close 7 November 2021.

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Step into history: the best archaeological sites in Iraq

This is a land where clay tablets, ziggurats and temple ruins shed light on life in ancient times.

Summer in the Valley: a road trip through America’s desert highways

As part of the Bradt Travel-writing competition, Sylvia Dubery depicts her nail-biting road trip through Death Valley.

An expert’s view: travel photography tips from Jordan Banks

Expert advice on how to get the most out of your landscape photography.

Focus for Survival 2021: the judges’ shortlist

Voting is now open for the six shortlisted entries in this annual wildlife photography competition.

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A Hebridean island escape: a family holiday on Shuna

The best autumn activities in the UK

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The dark skies of the Cambrian Mountains

Cycling in Cornwall: the St Piran Trail

Guidebooks to Slow Travel and literature from around the British Isles

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A Connemara Journey
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Wild About Britain
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