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10 of the best travel podcasts

Join the world’s greatest adventurers and travel to the furthest corners of the globe (virtually, of course)

Brighten up your day with the world’s most colourful places

Sit back and enjoy this kaleidoscope of colours.

Plunged into darkness: experiencing the polar night in the Arctic Circle

It is, quite simply, magical.

Appreciation for nature: Harry Randell

"Growing up on a farm has helped me appreciate the work people do in the less urban areas of the vastly different landscapes of southern Africa."

A postcard from Valletta

Lilly Graves takes a self-guided tour of Valletta's churches, with not a tourist in sight.

11 travel shows to help you escape your sofa

From African lakes to the coastlines of Cornwall, these TV shows will help to ease your travel cravings.

The world’s most impressive geological features

Marble caves, salt lakes and rainbow mountains.

Yarsagumba: the magical Himalayan caterpillar-fungus

With its magical medicinal properties, this unique creature is a lifeline for communities in Tibet and Nepal.

Glaciers, ice caves and an infamous volcano: a winter adventure in south Iceland

Wild, remote and savage – Iceland truly is the land of the unexpected.

A musical tour of Latin America

Huw Hennessy shares some of his favourite tracks from across the Americas.

Introducing Lake Natron: Tanzania’s blood red phenomenon

Seemingly inhospitable by all accounts, except for the few million flamingos that flock to its waters every year. Intrigued?

Welcome to Bulgaria: a land of magnificent monasteries

While some are a carnival of colour, others are characterised by a serene tranquillity.

In photos: a Tanzanian adventure

Exploring one of Africa's most beautiful countries – without the tourists.

Tip-top travel deals for 2021 and beyond

Time to get planning!

Recipe of the Week: Gilly Robinson’s yule log

As festive as it is delicious, Gilly Robinson's chocolate Yule log is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser!

Bizarre buildings: the otherworldly architecture of Nur-Sultan

The Kazakh capital is packed with architectural delights.

Five reasons to visit North Macedonia

North Macedonia might not necessarily be on your list of European destinations to visit, but it certainly should be.

Personal space: The future of travel tech

The editor of National Geographic Traveller UK shares his thoughts on the role of technology in the future of travel.

One step beyond: the world’s most impressive lesser-known mountains

How many of these have you climbed?

A message to our readers: thank you!

The task of rising to the challenge of this year has been made easier by the wave of support that has washed over us.

Blooming spring breaks: the best European destinations for wildlife lovers

Hands up if you're already looking forward to spring.

The future of travel? An interview with Shane Dallas

The Travel Camel shares his thoughts on how the pandemic has shaped the way we'll travel in 2021.

The natural wonders of Dominica

With its swathes of undisturbed rainforest and clusters of active volcanoes, Dominica is a haven of natural beauty.

The 12 ways of Christmas: the most unusual festive celebrations

Discover a dozen unusual yuletide celebrations and traditions, from rollerskating to, er, a pooping log…

Photography for a purpose: Bharat Patel

Bharat's work helps him to document issues that are close to his heart.

The only way is slow: a life-changing trip in Chile’s Atacama Desert

I didn’t know anything about Slow Travel 15 years ago, but gently is the only way to do anything when above the 3,000m mark.

Burgas Wetlands: the birding Mecca

This area is attractive to birdwatchers all year round.

7 unusual things to do in Zurich

With an enviable lakeside location, Switzerland’s largest city has much to offer.

Where can I travel right now?

There are more travel options than you might think.

A true family Christmas pudding

Based in the Chilterns, this family-run pudding producer learned its tricks from Nanna.

Legends of the fell: Pony-walking in the Lake District

Six hours of solid rain and soggy feet did not dampen our enthusiasm for Tom Lloyd’s love of fell ponies.

The best winter activities in the UK

Winter doesn't have to mean the end of your adventures – these UK activities are worth braving the cold for.

Our favourite Christmas dishes from around the world

Not a mince pie in sight.

The true tale behind classic comedy caper Whisky Galore!

It's a story that has passed into common lore in the Outer Hebrides.

Who would write a travel guidebook in a pandemic? Lockdown in Tunisia

For Oscar Scafidi, the Bradt Guide to Tunisia has been no easy feat.

A walk in my home county: the Middlewood Way

Explore one of England's 'Walkers are Welcome' towns on this delightful 2½-mile circular route. 

Recipe of the Week: Mrs Beeton’s Bakewell Pudding

Try your hand at baking a firm British family favourite with this vintage recipe from a classic household handbook.

Wake up and smell the feathers: birdwatching in Colombia’s coffee zone

Why Colombia’s Eje Cafetero is a haven for more than just coffee lovers.

Where to see the Big Five in Botswana

Botswana is without a doubt one of the world's best safari destinations.

Climbing the Pico de São Tomé

São Tomé's tallest mountain is no walk in the park.

The Bradt Guide to Gods, Ghosts and Dead People – Voodoo in Benin

This animistic religion has over 50 million followers in West Africa.

Mesmerising St Helena: The five best postbox walks on the island

A series of ‘postbox’ walks take travellers on a round-the-island walking tour, showcasing the very best of St Helena’s scenic beauty.