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Travel with strangers

Oct 12th, 2019 | By

All the tips and advice you need to travel on your own terms



Where the experts holiday: Sophia Constant, director at Sophia Rose Travel

Oct 8th, 2019 | By

Sophia Constant, director at Sophia Rose Travel – which specialises in organising luxury adventure travel in Africa & Latin America, talks travel



What’s hot: October 2019

Oct 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world right now These Kiwi boots were made for walking Do you love walking and New Zealand in equal measure? Then get excited for the new Paparoa Track, due to open on December 1 on South Island’s rugged West Coast. Crossing the Paparoa Range, the 35-mile trail takes in rocky landscapes, rainforests and alpine peaks. Newzealand-in-depth.co.uk All aboard for booze London has its first London Bar Bus, courtesy of The Original Tour
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Don’t stop travelling

Sep 30th, 2019 | By

The low-down on how to mix work and travel



Three hours from Tokyo

Sep 27th, 2019 | By

Headed to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup which runs until the 2 November? When you’ve had your fill of rugby, be sure to explore Tokyo and around



Puerto Rico for your pleasure

Sep 9th, 2019 | By

Puerto Rico (which Americans don’t even need a passport to reach) is back on the Caribbean travel map, with its promise of winter sun which won’t cost a fortune.



What’s hot: September 2019

Sep 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



Where the experts holiday: Mel Stephens, founder of Travel Queen

Aug 24th, 2019 | By

Mel Stephens, founder of Travel Queen – a UK based group tour operator specialising in adventures with style for women aged 25 to 60 – shares her travel experiences and insights with JAT readers



Airports are off their trolleys

Aug 17th, 2019 | By

my biggest bug bear is reserved for airport trolleys. If you ask me, Every self respecting airport should offer an array of trolleys but alas trying to find one can prove as elusive as a taxi on New Year’s Eve.



What’s hot: August 2019

Aug 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel gives you the low-down on what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



What’s hot: July 2019

Jul 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world right now



What’s hot: June 2019

Jun 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



World’s top 10 cocktail bars

May 28th, 2019 | By
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The lovely folk at Lonely Planet have put together a list of the best cocktail bars on the planet



Seven weird and wonderful spirits from around the world

May 25th, 2019 | By

Explore the exciting world of spirits with Lonely Planet The verdict is in: now is an exciting time to be a spirit drinker. Not so long ago, being a fan of liquor meant your go-to drink was a G&T, a rum and coke or a whisky on the rocks, rather than a beer or glass of wine. But times they are a-changing. The explosion of craft distilleries in the past five years has transformed the global spirits (and cocktails) landscape. This is in no small
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What’s hot: May 2019

May 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



Falling for food trucks: part two

Apr 7th, 2019 | By

Join us on a tour of the world’s tastiest food truck dishes



Falling for food trucks

Apr 6th, 2019 | By

Join us on a tour of the world’s tastiest food truck dishes



What’s hot: April 2019

Apr 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world right now



Where the experts: Robert Godwin, MD of Lamington Group

Mar 10th, 2019 | By

Robert Godwin, the brains behind room2 (an independent ‘hometel’ brand) talks travel



What’s hot: March 2019

Mar 1st, 2019 | By

The regular monthly column that keeps you abreast of some of the changes in travel starts with a story about Nicaragua



Remembering Bob Marley

Feb 6th, 2019 | By

Born Robert Nesta Marley in Jamaica in 1945, Bob Marley began his career in The Wailers in 1963 before an assassination attempt almost cost him his life. On what would have been the reggae legend’s 74th birthday – 6 February – JAT takes a look at some of Marley’s most inspirational, uplifting, and important quotes… “One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” “Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.” “The truth is, everyone is going to hurt
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Don’t worry, be happy

Feb 4th, 2019 | By

With Reggae month approaching and temperatures in the late 20s, there’s never been a better time to take a jaunt to Jamaica says Kaye Holland



What’s hot: February 2019

Feb 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world, right now…



What’s hot: January 2019

Jan 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world, right now…



Where the experts holiday: Vivian McCarthy, director of Acacia Africa

Dec 28th, 2018 | By

Vivian McCarthy, director of Acacia Africa (adventure tours experts specialising in overland African travel) shares his travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers…



Getting off the touristed path

Dec 14th, 2018 | By

It’s no secret that some of the world’s most amazing destinations are feeling the tourism squeeze. But that’s no reason to stay put: as communities cope with travellers’ all-too-loving embrace, being a good tourist just means getting strategic about where to go and when



Best new openings

Dec 7th, 2018 | By
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Just because you’re a seasoned traveller doesn’t mean you have any reason to get jaded in 2019. There are plenty of exciting new openings coming next year to inspire you to plan your next trip…



What’s hot: December 2018

Dec 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now