Feb 2018

53 Best Trips for 2018

Newly opened routes, little-visited peaks, expertly crafted itineraries - we pick the freshest and most exciting journeys to add to your travel list for the new year

Costa Rica

Discover the Pura Vida attitude in Central America's hotspot - going off season to enjoy rafting, walking and wildlife ...without the crowds


Your expert guide to Rajasthan - India's captivating mix of fairy-tale palaces, tiger-dense forests, traditional villages from the classic Grand Tour to the Lost Silk Road

Kate Humble in the Congo

The TV presenter takes us gorilla-watching - the affordable way - to learn how wildlife-watching is helping the region's oft-forgotten communities
PLUS: Other primate hotspots around the world from Borneo to Belize

Voyage to St Kilda

Jump on a traditional sailing boat with us and brave the Atlantic swell and high winds to explore Britain's most remote island and the Outer Hebrides

Plus... Know your Antarctica; 5 minutes with... Rick Stein; get ready to party our pick of the best festivals for 2018; First 24 hours in Salta (Argentina); Taking in the food and the mouth-watering scenert in France's Ireland's Cork County; Checking out the Cuban cigars and surrounding culture in Havana; best winter walking boots, and lots, lots more...