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The Travel Writer’s Bookshelf: books about people

In this new series, travel-writing trainer Jonathan Lorie introduces the classic travel books on his shelf and explains how these can inspire your own traveller’s tales. This week: books about people. The great travel writer Colin Thubron once told a classroom of my writing students that his books are not in fact about foreign places…

Nature notes: June’s wildlife highlights

There is abundant British wildlife to absorb in June, the month of daylight. 

Otherworldly landscapes: a photo story

Photographer of the Month Nickolas Warner shares his favourite alien landscapes from his travels.

Which National Trust properties are opening?

As the National Trust starts to open some of its parks and gardens, we take a look at some of our favourites.

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