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Our Destination of the Month for February is Sri Lanka - find out more here

Find out more about our big autumn releases:

A Cheetah's Tale by Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent  Britain's Best Small Hills by Phoebe Smith  Wild About Britain cover

New and forthcoming travel guides and other books

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The world’s most bizarre buildings

From UFO towers to churches made of icing, these are our favourite bizarre but beautiful buildings from around the globe. 


Our favourite UNESCO-listed towns

We take a look at some of the most beautiful UNESCO towns around the world. 


New Travel Writer of the Year 2017 – winner announcement

At a gala dinner at London Olympia's Pillar Hall, Hilary Bradt and Discover the World's Georgina Hancock announced the winner of our New Travel Writer of the Year competition, in association with the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards.


Bradt voted UK's top guidebook series

We are thrilled to annouce that we've been awarded the Best Guidebook Series award in 2018's Wanderlust Readers' Awards.