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The Best Safari Camera Gear For Your Next Trip

Work out what you need and leave behind what you don’t with our inside guide to the best safari camera gear. The Best Safari Camera Gear Going on safari is, for many, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. And even if you’ve fallen in love with the savannah and return again and again, some things stay the same: … Read more

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One Night in Singapore: How to Make the Most of It

Have only one night in Singapore? Not to worry, you can do a lot. Of all the cities in the world, this one was made to be seen by the light of the stars. Here’s our travel guide and inside itinerary for how to spend one night in Singapore.

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31 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Sydney

Each time I visit Sydney, I feel a little thrill. Dressed in my favourite colours, white and a shimmering sea-blue green, she overflows with things to do. Many are lifetime highlights, like seeing the Sydney Opera House, climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge and even kayaking across Sydney Harbour itself (and learning to surf on Bondi.)

Desert Sands Al Wadi Nature Reserve Glamping in Ras Al Khaimah

The Mystery of the Al Wadi Nature Reserve in the Arabian Desert

Across the sand, something is moving. Slowly. Stuttering. But real.

An oryx, I think, white flanks caked in dust, horns piercing the air. It’s almost as though she’s following the sun, appearing with its quiet, dawn-like shift across the dunes.

It’s early, but as a new mum, I’m used to early.

I’m not that used to quiet.

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French Drinking Toasts: How to Say Cheers in Paris

Santé! That’s the quickest way to say cheers in French. But French drinking toasts are more complex than that. Get it wrong and you face seven years of bad sex luck, according to tradition.

Here’s an inside guide to toasting your French friends

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The 21 Best Things to do in Kalamata, Greece

Kalamata, you beauty, you. You’re not all about the olives. But they are some of the world’s best. With the towering green Taygetos mountain range, long seafront expanse and atmospheric old streets, it’s a wonder more people don’t know about you

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Berlin in One Day: The 24 Hours in Berlin Itinerary

If you only have one day in Berlin, it’s best to make the most of it. With a world of history that shook the world, an explosion of creativity and arguably the best sausages you’ll ever find, it’s time to narrow things down. Here’s how to build your 24 hours in Berlin itinerary.

Lech in Summer: the Green Ring of Austria

Lech Zürs am Arlberg is a small place that attracts big names to its ski slopes. The Jordanian Royal Family. Formerly, Princess Diana. But summer in Lech is often overlooked. New flavours, traditional herb walks and innovative art installations spice up these hiking routes in Austria. Locals call it “the door to pure nature.”