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Our July Destination of the Month is Tanzania - find out why here.

We're celebrating the publication of our new travel-writing anthology Roam Alone: Inspiring Tales by Reluctant Solo Travellers. Click here for extracts from the book and interviews with intrepid solo travellers!   


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Hiking in Afghanistan’s Wakhan Corridor

One of the world's most remote landscapes, the Wakhan Corridor in Afghanistan has been attracting adventurous travellers for years. 


8 alternative European city breaks

You've been to Paris, Rome and Barcelona – so what next?


Bradt Travel Guides 'New Travel Writer of the Year' competition 2017

A stupendous opportunity for unpublished travel writers: the most exciting and valuable competition there is returns for its second year!  


The best places to see elephants

If you want to go in search of nature's giant, these are the best places to go.