November 2014 issue • On sale from 23 October

Issue number: 151

In this issue

Northern Lights for under £250! Yes - you can journey to see the legendary aurora on the cheap. We show you how...

Wild Canada: Think you've seen it all? Think again. Let us introduce you to Nunavik, Arctic Quebec, where Inuit culture, out-of-this-world landscapes and polar bears await.

Hidden Beaches: Forget battling over sunbeds, these are the world's well hidden coastal hideaways you need to visit now.

Crowd-free Brazil: Explore off-beat Bahia, home to endangered tribes and little-known villages.

North Korea: Come with us to enter this secretive and intriguing country to find out what lies behind the Demilitarized Zone.

Plus... Travel Secrets - the experts share their top destinations for your next trip; Meet the World Guide Award winners; Getting off the beaten track; How to be a ninja, Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Northern Ireland, the Berlin Wall and lots, lots more...

Additional content

Read your magazine cover to cover but still want more? Then the Wanderlust website is here to help. Bursting with trip ideas, inspiration, travel-planning advice and more, the website is here to suit your every need.

Below are a selection of articles from our online archive, plus travel guides relating to the features in this issue of Wanderlust (November 2014).

Northern Lights

Photography tips: snapping the Northern Lights | Advice

Aurora Borealis/Northern Lights travel guide | Destinations

5 warm ways to watch the Northern Lights | Inspire me

5 strange Northern Lights myths | Weird @ Wanderlust

North Korea

6 things I wish I’d known about North Korea | Inspire me

"Take me to your leader!" – North Korea, 2006 | Destinations

North Korea travel guide | Destinations


Self-drive along the St Lawrence River, Canada | Destinations

Road tripping in Atlantic Canada | Destinations

An Inuit adventure cruise in Arctic Canada | Destinations

Bunking down with the bears in Nunavut, Canada | Destinations


Brazil's Pantanal: jaguar central | Destinations

Discover Brazil's dune coast | Destinations

The Wanderlust guide to the best of Brazil | Blogs

Articles from this issue

Traveller's guide to: technical underwear

Travel underwear is often overlooked, but a bad pair can ruin your adventures - here's how to pick the best pants!

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How to be a ninja: a 5-step guide

Ninjas are not simply black-clad figures darting around at breakneck speed – they are experts in the Japanese art of warfare: ninjutsu

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How to get off the beaten track

We all love discovering lessen-known parts of the globe – but it can be easier said than done. Here's how to leave the tourist trail behind...

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Steve McCurry's 5 top tips for travel photography

What advice does legendary photographer Steve McCurry have to boost your travel photography skills? Read on for his expert tips...

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8 trips with the world's best guides

A guide can make or break a trip – but usually there’s no telling how good they will be. That is, unless you travel with one of the eight shortlisted Wanderlust World Guide Awards 2014 nominees...

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A quick guide to Japan's bullet trains

Want to whiz through Japan with the greatest of ease? Hop on board a bullet train to cover maximum ground for minimum Yen

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Pushing boundaries: Travelling to North Korea

You can’t go where you like. You must have a guide. You have to bow to the Great and Dear Leaders. But still: is restrictive, secretive, bizarre North Korea the world’s most intriguing country? M.A. Ryder investigates

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First 24 hours in Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Look beyond the negative headlines – the Haitian capital is an intoxicating blend of Latin and African culture tinged with French influences

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Discovering wild, wonderful Nunavik, Canada

Inuit culture, curious craters and wild caribou, musk-ox and polar bears: welcome to Nunavik – Québec’s secret Arctic wonderland

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Going off-grid in southern Bahia, Brazil

An off-the-map village, an endangered tribe and endless empty sands – travel to southern Bahia to discover Brazil's really wild side

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Short break: Newcastle, Northern Ireland

Lapped by the Irish Sea, shadowed by the Mourne Mountains and sprinkled with a little magic, Newcastle is the gem of County Down...

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