October 2018

Issue number: 190

In this issue

Lands of Snow & Ice

From sub-zero adventures and wintry escapes to journeys inspired by the Heroic Age of polar exploration, discover the Earth’s frozen reaches

Peru

The ancient roads across the Lares Valley are just part of a vast Incan web stretching 30,000km, offering not just wild views and rarely seen ruins but thrilling close-ups of local life

Hong Kong & Macao trip planner

Beneath the high-rises and casinos, these two very different Chinese regions hide a wealth of culture, tradition, food and history – and a new bridge is set to connect them both…

Chimps of Uganda

Visitors to Uganda’s Budongo Forest can now not only spend a whole day with its wild chimps but play a vital role in protecting their future… PLUS the best places in Africa to go chimp-spotting

Wales

A new hit TV show has put Wales’ wild southern coast in the spotlight. Yet from Dylan Thomas’ hometown to mysterious red skeletons, there’s always been drama to be found here…

Wanderlust Travel Photo of the Year 2018

The UK’s biggest travel photography competition is back! Enter and win a photo commission to Hong Kong and Macao


Plus... Top Christmas & New Year tripsKnow your… Takayama Festival, Japan; 5 minutes with... actress Sheila Hancock; How to try bikepacking; First 24 hours in Portland, Oregon USA; Short Break in Provence, France; gear guide to thermals; and lots, lots more...

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Warm for winter: The best thermals for travellers

Heading north to gaze at the aurora? South for an Antarctic expedition cruise? No matter how cold it gets, these cosy thermals will keep you toasty and warm...

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