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Glen Mutel
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Today is World Book Day, so CountryByCountry.com has picked out 5 of the best travel books from the past six months — from John Waters' strange blend of fact and fiction to a collection of iconic #NationalGeographic covers.

#WorldBookDay #books  
To celebrate World Book Day, Halima Ali picks some out some of…
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So, here's my latest #column for +National Geographic Traveller (UK)  — on the thorny subject of tourism and the murky past: #NGTUK
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A recent column of mine for National Geographic Traveller (UK), on the sheer joy of cocktails!
Forget beer, wine and cider — the cocktail is the perfect companion for the discerning traveller
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My latest column for National Geographic Traveller, on the important difference between #luxury service and needless fussing. #NGTUK  
Head to a five-star hotel if you want a taste of the opulent. But, be warned, you might get more attention than you bargained for
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The tale of my trip to the #Harbin Ice & Snow Festival for #nationalgeographictraveller - and yes it was cold.
Each year, 7,000 sculptors use picks, chisels and saws to create an icy city of palaces, cathedrals and bridges from frozen river blocks. Welcome to China’s Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival
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Column for #nationalgeographictraveller - in praise of meandering:
As travel gets ever simpler and cheaper, it can sometimes be fun to make life hard for yourself
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And while I'm at it, here's my latest blog for +ABTA Magazine / CountryByCountry on the spectacular #postojna #caves in #Slovenia.
Glen Mutel dons his monk’s robe and heads down into Slovenia’s Postojna…
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I spent a long weekend in a couple of #Bavarian fortified towns — and I really can't recommend the experience enough...
For a taste of medieval Germany, head to Bavaria’s Rothenburg and Nördlingen — two of Europe’s most beautiful walled settlements
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Do you #travel regularly? Then the question you MUST ask yourself is this: Are you a #CWAC?
Travelsaurus Word of the Day “CWAC” abbrev. C*** With A Camera. (for unedited meaning, please see below). Pronounced “quack.” Acronym used to describe a holidaymaker who insists upon seeing everyth...
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I love Chicago - particularly this park.
 
Our #NGTUK #PhotoOfTheWeek is by Richard O'Donoghue, of Crown fountain, Chicago. To enter, join the Flickr group pool and share your best travel photos: http://www.flickr.com/groups/natgeotraveller/pool
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As cold as I ever want to be. My photo diary of the #Harbin Snow & Ice Festival, in #China, for #unintrepidtraveller
Every year, in China, not too far from the Russian border, the people of Harbin celebrate winter by creating a city out of ice. This is the entrance: Using blocks carved from the frozen Songhua riv...
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Today is the last chance to enter our Twitter #Competition! #Win one of 3 copies of @wildswimming Hidden Beaches. FOLLOW US & RETWEET this to enter. Full details: bit.ly/BeachesComp
We've teamed up with Wild Swimming to give away three copies of…
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