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Know the type of travel experience you’re after but looking for inspiration about where to achieve it?

From a good old fashion road trip to rewarding and memorable hikes; long days searching for elusive wildlife to uncovering the heartbeat of a city, explore the type of travel we love and write about.

Checkout some ideas in each section below.

/ curious

We try to dig beneath the surface of a destination, finding stories that tell the tale of how power, politics and belief has profoundly shaped the culture people find themselves living in.

Here are some stories to capture your travel curiosity.

We love cities with an odd-ball edge. A quirky neighbourhood, a regenerated industrial area or a thriving underground art scene. Historically rich old towns curled up against modern cities.

Here are some of our guides to help your plan your next city break.

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/ hiking

There’s nothing like standing on the top of a mountain enjoying a magnificent view you’ve just earnt.

Trudging through snow, skirting dusty trails in rocky canyons or marvelling at alpine scenery, here are hiking destinations to make your soul sing.

We’re no adrenaline junkies, but we do like to find unique ways to step outside our comfort zone.

From 4×4 drives over mountain passes to uncovering remote places for a wild swim, here are some mildly adventurous activities for your next trip.

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/ dramatic scenery

From mountain tops to canyon depths; coastal cliffs to desolate deserts, we love the spectacular scenery of our natural world.

Here is some inspiration for where to find jaw-dropping landscapes and Instagram-worthy photo opportunities.

We love a road trip. The feeling of wind in our receding hair. The joy of crossing wide-open spaces. The freedom to be where we want, when we want.

Here are our suggestions for where to hit the open road on an epic voyage.

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/ uk short breaks

Cool Britannia. From ancient towns where history seeps from wonky laneways to breath-taking scenery on spectacular coastlines.

Take a short break in Britain – the amazing country we call home.

A 4.30am alarm. Rugged up. Coffee in the thermos. Scanning the horizon groggy-eyed yet hopeful. Gentle ruffling in the foliage. Anticipation.

Explore our animal hotspots to help fuel your wildlife-seeking wanderlust.