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Travel inspiration

Discover your next dream destination. Explore unseen corners of familiar places and plan new adventures all over the world. Be inspired


Destination guides
3-minute read

A Breakfast at Tiffany’s guide to New York

Experience the iconic city through the eyes of one of cinema’s most famous females

Travel Stories
4-minute read

How I travel… as a matchmaker

Netflix’s Indian Matchmaking guru Sima Taparia talks love, life and long-haul flights

Europe
3-minute read

Europe’s best urban beaches

These incredible cities come complete with a prime beachside perch

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Travel Stories
5-minute read

Odes to hometowns

Travellers from around the world sit down with High Life to wax lyrical about why their neighbourhood is worth a visit

North America
1-minute read

Photo journal: San Francisco

Known for its steep streets, foggy vistas and a certain bridge, there’s more to Northern California’s cultural hub than meets the eye

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Travel Stories
4-minute read

A love letter to female filmmakers

Director Mark Cousins talks High Life through his 14-hour road trip movie about the history of female filmmakers

Inspiration
1-minute read

Photo journal: Ibiza

From wild walks to stunning seafood and skinny-dipping, Ibiza is heaven on earth

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North America
4-minute read

America looks forward to 2021

From an independent book shop in Portland to a high-octane theme park in Orlando, America has been missing its global travellers

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Opinion
4-minute read

How I travel... as an actor

Star of Steve McQueen’s new film, Mangrove, Shaun Parkes shares his stories of adventures around the world from throughout his career

Inspiration
3-minute read

Celebrities’ festive travel tales

Our famous friends gather around the virtual fireside to share heart-warming memories of Christmases abroad

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North America
4-minute read

The endless allure of New York

It’s one of the most iconic cities in the world, and one we keep going back to. Author Lara Thompson explains why she loves it

Europe
1-minute read

Photo journal: Canary Islands

From rocky coastlines to superb seafood and award-winning wines, the Canaries have it all 

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Family Travel
4-minute read

How to travel with teenagers

Parenting columnist, podcast host and mother of four Lorraine Candy talks about the pleasures and perils of holidays with adolescent offspring

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BA News
3-minute read

The world’s best rugby locations

Three England rugby union players select their favourite destinations around the globe to hit the turf

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Opinion
4-minute read

A love letter to community

Author Calum McSwiggan reveals how the LGBT+ community around the globe always makes him feel at home

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UK & Ireland
3-minute read

The best of the UK’s outdoor art scene

From futuristic sculptures to family-friendly trails, enjoy your local outdoor art exhibition