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#1/78
Rating:
4.75
(15 comments)
Destination: Vis
Trip type: Activity, Beach
Find out about shimmering seas, gastronomic treats and natural wonders. Then discover its fascinating history... read more »
#2/78
Rating:
5
(8 comments)
Destination: Isle of Mull
All at sea on the west coast of Scotland...what a wonderful place to be. The short break teeming with wildlife, walking, great food, equally great company and the best bit of all - relaxation... read more »
#3/78
Rating:
5
(4 comments)
Destination: Galapagos Islands
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Cruise
The Galapagos Islands are high on most people's travel wish lists, and no wonder. The experience is massively rewarding - especially with creature comforts to return to at the end of each day... read more »
#4/78
Rating:
4.75
(9 comments)
Destination: Iceland
Take the ring road around Iceland for a road trip like no other. Rent a car, buy a map, and discover this remarkable country for yourself... read more »
#5/78
Rating:
5
(3 comments)
Largely ignored by tourists, Ethiopia has some of Africa's most dramatic scenery and a wealth of fascinating cultural sights that reveal the mysteries of ancient civilisations... read more »
#6/78
Rating:
4.8
(5 comments)
Destination: Montserrat
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Eco
A visit to the tiny island of Montserrat gives a glimpse of a totally unspoilt Caribbean, as well as the chance to experience life in the shadow of an active volcano ... read more »
#7/78
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Trip type: Activity
Often hailed as the world’s best one-day walk, the Tongariro Crossing in New Zealand goes through positively Martian scenery, with active volcanic vents and multi-coloured lakes en route... read more »
#8/78
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Fraser Island
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Eco
With hardly any roads and an awful lot of wildlife, Fraser Island off Queensland, Australia, is not for timid townies. If you love nature, take a 4x4 tour and go camping – or take the luxury option... read more »
#9/78
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Katoomba, Sydney, Manly
Just because you're visiting Sydney as a backpacker doesn't mean you can't do romantic dates - try these three ideas for amorous outings that won't break the bank... read more »
#10/78
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Travelling alone in South Africa could not be easier. Using the Baz Bus route for backpackers, I visited Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, Swaziland, Durban, Lesotho and the Drakensburg Mountains... read more »
#11/78
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Cusco
If you want to avoid the Inca Trail crowds on your way to Macchu Picchu, Peru, there is a more challenging way: try hiking up and down mountains and camping in the open on the Salkantay Trail... read more »
#12/78
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Japan
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
Ever fancied climbing a 3,776m-high pile of ash? With a load of grannies and school kids? At night? It's safe to say that getting to the top of Japan's iconic Mount Fuji is no ordinary climb...... read more »
#13/78
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Sedona
Trip type: Activity, Road Trip, Spa
Whether you're in to outdoor pursuits or spiritual healing, arts and crafts or spa treatments, Sedona can deliver the goods, along with a magical setting in the heart of Arizona's red rock country... read more »
#14/78
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Winchelsea, Rye
Winchelsea in East Sussex, on the brink of Romney Marsh, is a beautiful centre for anyone wanting to mix hiking and history or birdwatching and beer... read more »
#15/78
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Borneo is a land of mystery, an exotic, untamed destination. Following the headhunters' trail makes for a uniquely cultural experience, as modern life merges gently with ancient customs... read more »
#16/78
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Destination: La Palma
With volcanoes, mountains, forests and waterfalls, La Palma is a paradise for nature lovers in the Canary Islands ... read more »
#17/78
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
North Wales not only has some of the most dramatic scenery in Britain, it also boasts pretty villages, historic towns, medieval castles, and a real welcome in the Snowdonia hillsides!... read more »
#18/78
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Scotland
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
The Southern Upland Way is a remarkable cross-country route that stretches all the way across Scotland, from the Atlantic Ocean to the North Sea... read more »
#19/78
Rating:
4.666665
(6 comments)
Everyone knows that the Grand Canyon is big - the size of Switzerland in fact - but what is it like hiking down (and up) one of its most popular trails? Read my guide to find out... read more »
#20/78
Rating:
4.333335
(6 comments)
Destination: Namibia
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
Looking for somewhere remote with stunning scenery? An exclusive eco-friendly holiday in the wilderness? Visit Namibia's Skeleton Coast, its desert, dunes and wildlife and camp in a dry riverbed.... read more »
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