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56 Essential resources for high-risk travel

Every journey starts with the first step. And if you’re heading to a high-risk or off-the-beaten-track destination, that first step should always be research. But...

Reporting from Hong Kong | The coronavirus and general travel advice

The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) originated in Wuhan, China but has since spread globally and become a global health emergency. Here's how people in Hong...

Two apps you need for the Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo is ready for the Olympics. Are you? These two apps can make your holiday feel as easy as a triple axel looks. Japan’s Tourism...

Travel medical and crisis response: a global safety net

Heading into the unknown is not something you take lightly. Does your insurance? But for every plan and checklist you create, a dozen unexpected crises...

Very Hungry Nomads | Conquering the world, one meal at a time

Travel broadens the mind, they say. But if culinary delights are your motivation for hitting the road, it’s the waistband you may need to...

5 ways NGOs can tighten safety protocols in 2020

NGO operating in a high-risk or remote environments

2020 Hong Kong travel tips

With protests taking place for the second half of 2019, we now know what to look out for in Hong Kong in 2020.

Your guide to the best intrepid travel destinations for 2020

Every travel mag worth a damn has been publishing its own must-see destinations in 2020 to round out the year.

10 great gifts for travellers

What to give the adventurous traveller in your life? If you're reading this, it's probably not a neck pillow, a designer passport cover or...

Monica Axelsson | The pleasures and perils of voluntourism

Where to go next, I don't know, but I will certainly not be here in winter.

Who fixes the fixers?

What happens to fixers when something goes wrong?