September 2017 issue • On sale from 3 August

In this issue

Affordable Iceland

Don't let the land of fire and ice's rich reputation put you off, we show you how to enjoy the country's wildlife, wild landscapes and walking trails without breaking the bank


Forget Angkor Wat - head to the far north to visit the crowd-less Preah Vihear, a fascinating temple that drove two nations to war


Discover dramatic history, tourist-free Maya ruins and wildlife-packed forests in Central America's best kept secret

South Africa

Think it's all about Cape Town? Think again, let our expert guide take you throught the very best ways to spend your visit from coast to city, savannah to mountains and more


Explore the Channel Island that is really making a splash with travellers, offering epic history, good food and blonde hedgehogs

Plus... How to travel hand luggage only; Mark Carwardine on why he loves whales; The best river cruises; First 24 hours in Fez, Morocco; Escaping politics in DC to discover the wild ponies of Chincoteague Island in Virginia; Challenging preconceptions in beautiful Berlin; best softshell jackets, and lots, lots more...

Additional content


South-East Asia in two weeks

Hunt the hidden temple

Cambodia’s Cardamom Mountains

Cambodia’s hidden treasures


Belize on a budget

Discover little visited Belize

Travel blueprint: The Maya Route

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