Issue number: 168
The middle of nowhere can be the most exhilirating destination of all - and well worth the effort needed to visit. We countdown the 25 must-visit destinations including: Galapagos, Easter Island, St Helena, Arctic Canada, Greenland, Alaska, Burma and many more...
From fashionable La Paz to the ruin-scattered islands of Lake Titicaca - join us to explore the spiritual home to the Aymara on a trip across Peru and Bolivia's wild antiplano
Discover the delights of the town at the top of the world - Longyearbyen - where hardy locals are working to offer more to intrepid travellers, from husky rides to gourmet food and even the chance to sleep INSIDE a glacier
Explore Australia's north-eastern tip at Cape York then indulge in a spot of island hopping on its Pacific outpost of the Torres Strait Islands
Get your tickets ready as we jump aboard the highest train in the world, going 3,750km from Beijing to Lhasa, to discover temples, Potala Palace and pilgrims
Journey with us to seek out hippos, local kings and ancient traditions in the islands and villages of West Africa's forgotten country
Plus... Survive your first wild camp, Nigel Marven on his wild life; Best festivals around the world, First 24 hours in Ubud, Bali; a Short Break in Macedonia's Lake Ohrid; Redeicovering Rome; Water treatment devices - tested, and lots, lots more...
Global air pollution is on the rise. With it comes the increased risk of respiratory illness. Dr Jane Wilson-Howarth explains how travellers might be affected – and how to copeRead more
From earthworm wrangler to driving David Attenborough across Spain, TV wildlife expert Nigel Marven talks early jobs and why it’s never wise to linger when surrounded by bull sharks...Read more
Festivals are a truly eye-opening experience that immerse us in a different culture. Here are 13 of the world's best festival trips.Read more
Bring a taste of Central Asia into your home with these 4 traditional rice recipes.Read more
The middle of nowhere can be the most exhilarating destination of all - well worth the effort to get there. Explore pirate islands, volcano villages, incredible wildlife and Arctic tundra in the furthest reaches of the world…Read more
Whisper it quietly: one of the world’s oldest lakes has become Europe’s latest secret escape, packed with mountains, history and magic, says Lyn HughesRead more
A dizzying 3,750km train ride divides Beijing from Lhasa – but beyond the checkpoints of the Tibetan capital’s Old City, you might as well be in another worldRead more
From fashionable La Paz to the ruin-scattered islands of Lake Titicaca... Explore the spiritual home of the Aymara on a trip across Bolivia and Peru’s wild altiplanoRead more
Dotted above Australia’s north-eastern tip are its Pacific outposts. We road-trip through rugged Cape York and then indulge in a spot of island-hopping through the Torres Strait for a real Oz adventureRead more
Guinea-Bissau is easily overlooked, but you can discover hippos, kings and ancient traditions in the islands and villages of West Africa’s forgotten countryRead more
Ice caves, reindeer, snowmobiles and the shed that might save the future of humanity. Wanderlust's Editor Phoebe Smith explores Longyearbyen in Svalbard, Norway: the town at the top of the world...Read more
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