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!).
Madagascar - Most travellers neglect the far north - writing it off as a beach destination - we venture there to discover lemurs, limestone and local life
Camino de Santiago - Want to tackle Spain's Camino de Santiago pilgrimage trail but only have a week to spare? Do the last 100km and skip the albergues to earn eternal forgiveness in unsaintly luxury... PLUS: Other paths to enlightenment from around the world
Bhutan - Join us as we trek homestay-to-homestay to discover unspoilt valleys and villages where life hasn't changed for decades
Best River Cruises - From drifting the backwaters of India to fording the Amazon's remotest reaches and ploughing the Mekong - we show you the best way to access the places the roads don't reach. Also includes: Rhine, Kerala, Nile, Danube, Yangtze, Chobe, Irrawaddy, Mississippi, Volga, Rhone, Murray, Caledonian Canal, Douro and Columbia
Wanderlust Travel Photo of the Year - Winners Revealed! - From the thousands of awe-inspiring images you sent in we reveal who is heading on a photo commission to Thailand and showcase all the finalists in 13 glorious pages
Be a tourist in your own backyard - Think you have to go overseas to have an adventure? We give you our expert tips on how to have the ultimate travel experience in your own country
Plus... How drones could be following you around on your next trip, The Eagle Huntress – Aisholpan Nurgaiv talks Mongolia and what next; The very best self-drive trips to take now; First 24 hours in New Orleans, USA - in time for the new BA flights; Discovering the newly hip city of Bordeaux; Ireland's iconic piety sites; Gear of the Year, and lots, lots more...