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Seven reasons to visit Uruguay

This laidback country can certainly stand up to its bigger, brasher neighbours.

A party like no other: Uruguay’s Carnaval

Uruguay has the longest carnival season of any country, lasting over 80 days.

The Uruguayan gaucho

Author Tim Burford tells the story one of Uruguay's most iconic symbols: the gaucho.

A tour of Lake Luzern

Take a tour of Lake Luzern and the sights along its shores.

Exploring Sindh Province: a photo story

Adam Balogh shares his favourites shots from his trip to Pakistan's Sindh Province.

9 lost cities of the world

From crumbling Persian empires to colossal Roman cities, here are some of our favourite ruined civilisations from around the world.

12 reasons to visit Madagascar

Home to weird and wonderful wildlife, unique landscapes and a welcoming people, a trip to Madagascar has something for everyone. 

Madagascar’s famadihana – the turning of the bones

Visitors to Madagascar shouldn't miss this ceremony

Birding in Madagascar

Madagascar is a birdwatching paradise. These are the best places to go on the island to see its rare and colourful birds. 

The Maasai

Find out more about the Maasai, one of Africa's most famous pastoral tribes.

My Perfect Day winners 2017

Earlier this year we ran our My Perfect Day competitions to celebrate the release of two updated titles in our Slow Travel series. Read the winning entries here! 

Nature in the spotlight: birdwatching in Serbia

Serbia has a rich and varied fauna, with nearly 80% of European bird species being recorded in the country as either breeding or on migration.

The Great Migration

The annual migration of millions of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle across Tanzania's Serengeti Plains is the greatest wildlife spectacle of its type in Africa.

Tanzania’s gateway cities

Overnighting in Dar es Salaam or Arusha before starting your safari? Here's our pick of what to see and do in Tanzania's gateway cities. 

A definitive guide to Tanzania’s national parks

Tanzania is the ultimate safari destination, with dozens upon dozens of national parks teeming with magnificent wildlife, birds and hiking opportunities. 

5 essential destinations on a fly-drive through the Outer Hebrides

Fly-drive travel maximises your time in the Outer Hebrides and allows you to experience the magic of landing on the beach at Barra's one-of-a-kind airport.

The Tour de Yorkshire

Author Mike Bagshaw takes us on a tour of the towns and villages on the Tour de Yorkshire route for 2017.

What not to miss in Tanzania

Tanzania is truly a country of highlights, from unrivalled game-viewing to relaxing on the Indian Ocean coastline.

Cape Verde: a truly tasty melting pot

Author Murray Stewart talks about his time in Cape Verde and explains why it's worth a visit.

The best adventure experiences in the world

Your bucket list is about to get a whole lot longer.

Where to travel in April

From kite festivals to coastal hiking trails, here are our picks of the best places to visit in April. 

My Daughter’s Laugh

Winner of Bradt's New Travel Writer of the Year competition 2016, tells the story of his first trip away from his daughter.

A Slow day in Exeter

As cities go, Exeter is perfect for Slow travel. 

Lewis Carroll & Alice in Wonderland

There are many places and features around Oxford that crop up in Lewis Carroll’s books.

The Covered Market

The place to go for local produce in Oxford.

The Shakespeare Centre Library & Archive

So much Shakespeare-related history has been preserved and can be visited.

Shakespeare’s birthday

The Bard’s birthday is celebrated every April.

The first English aeronaut

James Sadler was a pioneer of flight in Britain.

Oxford Open Doors

An ideal time to visit Oxford.

The University of Oxford

Do you want to pay Oxford's famous colleges a visit?

Jane Austen in Bath

Jane Austen lived and wrote in Bath for a number of years.

Symbolism in Bath’s architecture

Bath’s architecture has more symbolic meaning than you probably first realised.

A man’s world – Bath’s big four

The four men who shaped the way that Bath looks and feels today.

A short history of bathing in Bath

Which royal visitors put Bath's bathing on the map?

The Woodchester Mosaic

A churchyard in Gloucestershire hides a Roman masterpiece.

Sussex firsts

Sussex has been first for plenty of unusual things!

The best little-known towns in the Cotswolds

Look beyond the obvious next time you visit this Area of Natural Beauty.

On the road in Patagonia – the Carretera Austral

Join MD Adrian Phillips on South America's most challenging road.

Burns in Dumfries

Anyone with an interest in Robert Burns will find much to entertain them in Dumfries.

Exceptional places to visit in 2017

As we move in to 2017, it's time to start planning this year's trips… but where should you be heading? 

TravelLocal’s top 5 experiences in Uganda

In honour of this diverse and vibrant country, here are TravelLocal’s top five adventure experiences to enjoy in Uganda. 

Unusual wildlife encounters

Bizarreness, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder.

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