12 Powerful Portraits Of Tribal Peoples Around The World

Each year, Survival International – a charity that lobbies for the rights of indigenous peoples – collate the best of their supporters’ pictures into an...

8 Amazing Treehouses From Around The World That Are So Cool

Staying the night in a treehouse – everyone’s favourite childhood fantasy – has now become a reality. Treehouse hotels have sprung up around the...

15 Photos most fascinating of India’s Naga tribes

Last year our roaming photographer Diana Jarvis took some time away from her usual stomping grounds in Europe and headed to the far northeastern...

Travelling alone in thailand

Thailand is the quintessential backpacker destination. Here you can make the first footprints on secluded sands, dance shoeless under a full moon and swim...

7 reasons you should visit North Sumatra in Indonesia

Sumatra in Western Indonesia is the sixth largest island in the world. While it doesn’t have the temples and beaches of Bali or Java,...

A Wild camper’s tips around the world

Fundamental to wild camping – or freedom camping – is self-reliance. Pitching a tent or throwing down a bivvy bag anywhere you like is...

The cheapest places to travel this spring

With the slightest hint of spring in the air we can all be coaxed from that winter hibernation and out into the world as...

Global Snow Sure Resorts and their Luxury Accommodations

For skiers of the world the annual challenge to find the best coverage begins almost as soon as autumn comes to an end. Great...

The 8 best Cities for creative people

Unsure where you’re going with your creative projects? Suffering from writer’s block? Travel is a wonderful way of picking up new ideas – but...

In pictures: the world’s most unusual ancient rituals

Renowned photojournalist Jeremy Hunter has spent 35 years travelling the world, photographing the most fascinating and obscure ancient rituals. His archive, Let’s Celebrate 365, holds more...

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Tips for Travelling by Trains in India

1. Book in advance Booking opens 60 days before travel, and long-distance trains get filled up quickly, meaning that only the shortest journeys can be...

The 10 best homestay experiences in Europe

If you want to discover a new side to your favourite cities, save money, learn the lingo, and eat, drink and dance like a...

Planning a First Trip to Hawai islands

The USA’s 50th state is considered a once-in-a-lifetime destination for good reason. Hawaii’s signature offerings ­– beaches, surfing, and luaus (parties) – all live up...