April 2015 issue • On sale from 19 March

In this issue

Special issue: The Ultimate Bucket List

USA, Kilimanjaro, Cuba, Trans-Siberian, Iceland, Machu Picchu – we pick the real must-do-before-you-die experiences... How many have you ticked off?


Join us as we follow in the footsteps of Shackleton on an epic Antarctic expedition encompassing the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and crossing the Antarctic Circle.


Be blown away by the incredible wildlife both in the water and on land as we head to the Galapagos Islands. PLUS: Mainland Ecuador highlights.

New Zealand

Grab your bike and get pedalling as we journey to the South Island to check out an old gold rush trail by bike.


All aboard the Maharajas' Express to experience the delights of India from Mumbai to New Delhi, including the Taj Mahal, tigers in Ranthambore, and more...

Plus... Reader Travel Awards – the winners! | Should you do a charity challenge? | First 24 hours in Ushuaia, Argentina | A short break in Essaoira, Morocco | Exploring Vietnam's Cu Chi Tunnels and lots more...

Additional content


Antarctica travel blueprint: 3 unmissable trips

Wildlife encounters in Antarctica

Antarctica travel guide


Change in the Galápagos Islands

Galápagos Travel Blueprint: the top island adventures 

Cruising the Galápagos with children

Galapagos Islands travel guide

Ecuador travel guide

New Zealand

Island hopping in New Zealand

New Zealand by bike

Travel icon: Milford Sound

4 of the best cycling routes in New Zealand


How to travel India by train

The Wanderlust guide to the best of India

Tips for tiger watching in India

India travel guide

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