travelling

 
The nature of the beast
The nature of the beast
Forty metres is all that separates the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park from the site of a newly proposed mine along one of its perimeters. Africa's resource...
Cover your back when travelling
Cover your back when travelling
When 42-year-old John* arranged a trip to China, he had not even considered the need for travel insurance until his travel agent recommended that...
If swine flew ...
If swine flew ...
I knew the inordinate number of Piglet and Pooh Bear bags clutched by rug rats at the Frankfurt International Airport was a bad omen.
Mali's marvellous capital
Mali's marvellous capital
On first impression Bamako doesn't appear to be much more than a dust bowl city.
Are we there yet?
Are we there yet?
Getting to Timbuktu isn't a world-famous joke for nothing, as Lerato Mogoatlhe found out
Root canal sounds more fun
Root canal sounds more fun
Amsterdam's reputation as a seething, hot-boxed bordello does the city a disservice. It has a cultural side -- from contemporary hip-hop bands such...
A 'shroom with a view
A 'shroom with a view
The Hollywood look-alikes in the Katsu coffee-shop were in agreement: one must already have serious mental problems to dream even of committing...
Nomad's land
Nomad's land
I'm a hopeless dreamer at heart -- a sucker for mystery, history and romance. And if all three come wrapped up in heat rather than the pages of a...
Bauhaus boarding
Bauhaus boarding
For most Marseille residents, Le Corbusier is just another address -- shorthand for the architect's Unité d'Habitation, a nine-storey apartment...
Venice goes retro
Venice goes retro
When architects are asked to imagine futuristic buildings, they tend to come up with colourful sci-fi blobs, big swirling objects and intense...
Hats off to Panama
Hats off to Panama
A grubby billboard stands propped up against the kerb. La Casona de las Brujas, it reads, which loosely translates as the House of Witches. It...
Britain plunged into travel chaos
Britain plunged into travel chaos
Britain was plunged into travel turmoil on Friday as the country's third-largest tour operator went bust at the same time as the Channel Tunnel...

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