Issue number: 172
New flights. New walking trails. New experiences. Discover the best places to travel in 2017
Make the most of the new direct flights launching from the UK to Santiago in January with our expert guide to the coast, desert, mountains and cities of Chile
Searching for author Bruce Chatwin's Songlines, 30 years after his legendary journey - in the Northern Territory's Aboriginal heartlands
Forget the winelands - head north from Cape Town to discover incredible birdlife, ancient rock art, wild rapids all without the crowds
Head underground for a subterranean adventure in Khammouane Province - home to the largest active river cave in the world and a whole raft of hidden wildlife and tiny villages
...beyond the beaches. Known best by fly 'n' flop holidaymakers, shake the sand from your flip-flops and head inland to discover why this former Portuguese colony is a world apart from the rest of India
Plus... Survive your first expedition cruise; comedian Bill Bailey talks birds; the best Aurora trips - with added adventure; How to spend an alternative first 24 hours in Iceland's Reykjavik; discover another side to the Canary Island of La Palma with a whole host of wild walking trails; Explore Bali's Mother Temple; long-sleeve baselayers - tested, and lots, lots more...
Finding clean H20 isn’t always a matter of simply turning on a tap. Dr Jane Wilson-Howarth filters the myths of drinking dirty water and explains how to keep safe and hydrated…Read more
Comedian, TV presenter and birder Bill Bailey talks birds, Brexit, paddleboarding the Thames and how he came to do the world’s most northerly gigRead more
On the 30th anniversary of Bruce Chatwin’s inspiring travelogue, Songlines, we delve into Australia’s Aboriginal heartlands to explore its ancient trailsRead more
Incredible birdlife. Ancient rock art. Wild rapids. We head north from Cape Town to discover there’s more to South Africa’s buzziest area than the eastern Winelands…Read more
Already visited Gullfoss Falls, the hilltop church and Blue Lagoon? Phoebe Smith befriends a local to find an alternative way to enjoy a short stopover in the capital…Read more
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