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!).
In this issue:
On hidden places, cultural gems, essential tips, remote walks, adventure, photography, gear, wildlife, money, transport and road trips are all covered in our special 200th feature – here’s what you don’t know, but should know, as revealed by a top team of travel experts and gurus
After more than a decade out of service, Cambodia’s railway lines are ready to take you on a journey of rebirth through the country’s rural heart and buzzing capital
A land of contrasts, Nicaragua’s unhurried island life is a world away from its fiery volcanoes and history of pirates, rebels and dark legends
Yellowstone NP, USA
From herds of bison to the elusive wolf, steaming geysers to diamond dust, Yellowstone National Park is a year-round destination, but in winter the few visitors get this wildlife-rich wonderland all to themselves
10 Alternative Secret Wildlife Experiences
From gorilla trekking in Gabon to tracking lions in India, and observing sperm whales in the Caribbean, Paul Bloomfield uncovers the best destinations to find some amazing animal magic away from the usual crowds
Interview with Steve Backshall
For his new book and television series, the BAFTA-winning adventurer seeks out unexplored
corners of the globe on ten world-first expeditions – to Mexico, Suriname, Bhutan and beyond
…An epic trek for two to Peru, worth over £3,000
…A short break for two to Jersey
…£500 worth of Craghoppers’ gear
…A trip to KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa worth over £9,400
…A photography trip to Texas by entering our annual Travel Photo of the Year awards