Take the road less travelled with Bradt...

Welcome to Bradt Travel Guides – and our new website! Here at Bradt we have a reputation as a pioneering publisher: for tackling ‘unusual’ destinations, for championing the causes of sustainable travel, and for producing colourful guidebooks that are entertaining as well as useful. It’s an approach that, over the 40 years since the company was founded, has made Bradt one of the world’s leading travel publishers. (Yes, 2014 is our 40th birthday!)

Our new website includes comprehensive travel advice, articles from our expert authors, news, interviews and competitions, destination forums in which you can discuss travel issues and raise questions, and galleries where you can display your travel photos and view those of other Bradt users. And of course you can buy books too in the website shop (often at special prices).

New and forthcoming travel guides and other books

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Featured articles

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Lille3000 – the opening night

In the first of his reports from Lille – once again a capital of culture – Laurence Phillips enjoys the opening night of Lille3000.


Britain’s best rambles

Whether you're an avid hiker or just fancy a relaxing stroll, the UK has fantastic walking potential. 


Making the most of your aurora adventure

Northern lights specialists Discover the World give us their tips on getting the most out of your aurora adventure. 


Five reasons to visit Albania

Long isolated from the rest of Europe and buffeted by the vicissitudes of history, Albania has now emerged as one of the most entrancing corners.