September 2015 issue • On sale from 13 August

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With the country on the verge of a monumental change we swap hotels for homestays to find out what the locals really think…

Wildlife special

From Japanese monkeys in January to South Georgian penguins in December, your month-by-month expert guide to spotting wildlife on your travels

Seychelles on a budget

Paradise for less – we show you how to enjoy the best of the 155 islands on a shoestring

Climb Mt Fuji

We take you up the uncrowded route on Japan’s highest mountain PLUS 12 other must-climb peaks from around the world featuring Toubkal, Kilimanjaro, Mont Blanc and more…

Birdwatching in Tobago

Grab your binoculars to spot this Caribbean gem’s bounty of birds that thrive in its rugged rainforest

Plus... Take refuge in a beautiful British bothy; First 24 hours in Perth, Australia; Discover France’s iconic Mont St-Michel; Explore one of the USA’s oldest European settlements in Florida; Interview with TV presenter Dan Snow and lots, lots more...

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