Wanderlust is the UK’s leading magazine for independent-minded and adventurous travellers. Founded in 1993, Wanderlust combines the right mix of wildlife, activities and cultural insight – not to mention inspirational writing and photography – packed with truly impartial information and fresh ideas.
How far can you travel on £250? How about a week on Spain’s Camino de Santiago, a long weekend In Jordan, or six days in Kosovo or Morocco – just a handful of the budget adventures undertaken by Wanderlust readers for our 25 trips under £250 special feature. Find out how they all got on (including one rescue by coast guard) in our trial issue.
Also in the trial issue are two true trips of a lifetime: a 14-page guide to visiting Antarctica, and TV naturalist Mark Carwardine’s account of meeting mountain gorillas in Uganda.
walking the new Wales Coast Path,
city guides to Calcutta and
Vilnius, and a
visual guide to taking a Japanese steam bath (remember: naked is normal!).
25 Best European Rail Journeys
See Europe how it was meant to be seen. From mountain climbs to luxury sleepers, we pick the greatest train adventures to get you under the skin of the continent…
Having found fame in the Dynasties TV series, the painted wolves of Zimbabwe’s Mana Pools are still fighting for survival. But, with a little help, they might be winning
Guatemala is a land that doesn’t forget. Those hiking its remote villages and lakes will discover a world where the rituals¬ and ways of the Maya never truly went away…
Isles of Scilly
Marooned off¬ Cornwall’s coast, the Isles of Scilly are often overlooked, but as locals attest: set foot among its bird colonies, gardens and tombs and you may find yourself staying longer than you thought…
Interview with Alastair Humphreys
Having busked through Spain with a violin he can barely play for his latest book, the
microadventure pioneer talks about the fear factor and balancing his family life and his travels
Alex Robinson on all the tea in China…
Learning the intricacies of a Chinese tea ceremony is hard – centuries of tradition go into making the teapot alone. But it’ll give you whole new outlook on the humble cuppa, as our writer discovered…
An epic trek for two to Patagonia, worth £5,500
Plus… First 24 hours in San Diego, USA; a short break in Madeira; Travel Icon: Angkor Wat, Cambodia; Belizean cuisine with local chef Sean Kuylen; Hanoi vs Ho Chi Minh City; Go now: Iguazu Falls, Argentina; Dream sleeps in Three Camel Lodge, Mongolia; How to plan a rail trip and lots, lots more…