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In Brief

Brand values

As travel companies ready their big end-of-year campaigns, we look back at some of the sector's classic ads [READ]

One on One: Doreen McKenzie

The proprietor of Knock Travel on creating a company on April Fool's Day and surviving in travel. [READ]

5 of the best: Concierge services

Gary Noakes highlights the best and most unusual services offered by hotels around the world [READ]


Netherlands: Meandering through the Markthal

Stuart Forster explores the newly opened market hall in downtown Rotterdam A... [READ]

China: All quiet on the Great Wall

Alex Coxon escapes the tourists by heading to the lesser-known Jinshanling section of the Great Wall of China [READ]

Albania: Raki fever

Andrew Eames gets to grips with Raki, Albania’s potent and ubiquitous local spirit [READ]

Tried and Tested


Hualapai Lodge, Peach Springs, Arizona

Nicky Trup checks into a hotel on a Native American reservation [READ]


W Verbier, Switzerland

Pat Riddell checks out one of Switzerland's hottest new properties [READ]


The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, Bath

Maria Pieri checks out Bath’s iconic Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa [READ]



Under The Sea

Halima Ali gets closer than she expected with the marine life of Bora Bora on a trip to the Pacific island of Tahiti [READ]

South Korea

Gangnam Style

Seek sanctuary from Seoul’s hectic pace in Gangnam’s green and historic spaces [READ]

Czech Republic

Modern Prague: City guide

Take the time to explore the Czech capital and you’ll find a buzzing, modern city, says Chris Leadbeater [READ]

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