Essays

The secret joys of travel

When it comes to the benefits of travel, everyone knows about the big-ticket items, like plenty of relaxation and inspiration. But there’s a bundle of smaller delights that come free with every holiday, which often slip by unnoticed. Here are ...

Power Of The Palm

Just looking at this tree sends your mind on a holiday, but why?

The Small Secret

How getting big enjoyment from little moments equals happy travels.

Postcards

Lost Art of the Postcard

Expert advice to help master this old-school communication.

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The Upside of Downtime

Travel is transformative, but can getting stuck in transit make you a better person?

Tour of the Mind

Independent travel or organised tour? Why your brain prefers one over the other.