Around the world with the BGTW


26th of May 2016 01:17 PM

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Many thanks to our excellent speakers and award-winning travel writers Rosemary Bailey, John Harrison and Andrew Eames for sharing their travel experiences and top tips on narrative writing. Here are some photos of yesterday evening's event (images courtesy of Alastair McKenzie):

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26th of May 2016 12:47 PM

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#BGTW member Juliet Rix reports on how the people of Hiroshima feel about President Obama's imminent visit to the city via BBC Radio 4's From Our Own Correspondent:

26th of May 2016 12:15 PM

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#BGTW member Adrian Phillips reports on a new centre offering an interactive journey through pre-history via The Guardian:

25th of May 2016 03:08 PM

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It’s tough get published these days. #BGTW member and award-winning author Claire Scobie is getting her novel The Pagoda Tree published through Unbound, both a funding platform and a publisher. Help Claire reach her target by pledging now. All supporters get their name published in the book or can receive one of many other goodies: http://ow.ly/YS1Gt

25th of May 2016 12:57 PM

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Discover Corfu's laid back neighbour, Paxos, by #BGTW member Mary Novakovich via Weather2Travel.com:

25th of May 2016 11:10 AM

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Our beautiful #photooftheweek is by #BGTW member Stuart Forster: Kambala racing in Karnataka, India

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25th of May 2016 09:57 AM

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#BGTW member Gerry Benson has won Ireland’s prestigious Travel Media Lifetime Achievement Award. Congratulations, Gerry!

25th of May 2016 09:39 AM

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Need inspiration to get active? #BGTW member Stuart Forster shares some tips via MannedUp:

24th of May 2016 12:10 PM

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Versailles is the latest French TV series to hit TV screens in the UK. #BGTW member Mary Anne Evans tells us more via About.com:

24th of May 2016 10:32 AM

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Though Enver Hoxha’s hardline regime is long gone, Albania remains mysterious to many of us. #BGTW member Lottie Gross draws back the veil:

23rd of May 2016 03:31 PM

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Split and Dubrovnik both attract plenty of tourists. Where should you go first? #BGTW member Helen Ochyra tells us more via Rough Guides:

23rd of May 2016 11:49 AM

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Relics of Soviet occupation in Hungary are now tourist attractions by #BGTW member Adrian Phillips via The Independent:

22nd of May 2016 11:16 AM

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Do you really need to carry an SLR camera to capture stunning travel images? Or will a state of the art smartphone cut it? #BGTW member Stuart Forster decided to find out:

22nd of May 2016 09:07 AM

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Some great family holiday ideas around the world by #BGTW member Mary Novakovich via Rough Guides:

21st of May 2016 07:24 PM

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The recent #BGTW press trip to Estonia makes the front page in the Estonian national Meie Maa:

20th of May 2016 05:37 PM

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Take your photography to the next level with this all day workshop run by #BGTW member and award-winning photographer Nori Jemil. Aimed at beginner and intermediate levels. Saturday 25th June 2016. Sign up here:

20th of May 2016 07:36 AM

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#BGTW member Kirstie Pelling's pick of Europe's best cycle cafes via Lonely Planet:

19th of May 2016 05:45 PM

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#BGTW member James Lowen tells us where to find Britain's best wildlife on the May bank holiday weekend via Telegraph Travel:

19th of May 2016 12:36 PM

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#BGTW member Caroline Mills shares seven super ideas for the UK's best walking holidays via Practical Motorhome:

18th of May 2016 07:07 PM

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Congratulations to #BGTW member John Malathronas, runner-up for the Lata Online Blog Feature of the Year Awards! Here's his piece: http://www.roundtheworldflights.com/rtw-blogs/index.php/worldwide/latin-america/argentina/old-patagonian-express.html

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18th of May 2016 04:22 PM

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Check out this travel guide to active Italy by #BGTW member Kerry Christiani via The Independent:

18th of May 2016 02:45 PM

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Our lovely #photooftheweek is by #BGTW member Petra Shepherd, who recently visited Cuba: a classic American car, Trinidad, Cuba. Catch them whilst you can!

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18th of May 2016 02:43 PM

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17th of May 2016 11:39 AM

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The new edition of Bus Pass Britain, published by Bradt Travel Guides and edited by #BGTW members Nicky Gardner and Tim Locke, is out soon. Pre-order it here:

16th of May 2016 06:48 PM

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#BGTW member Stuart Forster takes a lunch seat 100 feet above ground by the Tyne over Newcastle and Gateshead via Go Eat Do:

16th of May 2016 08:13 AM

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A taster of #BGTW member Jeremy Hoare’s Bridges, a book on Japanese-British bonds:

15th of May 2016 05:55 PM

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#BGTW member Ferne Arfin explores the capital's foodie secrets via About.com:

15th of May 2016 09:13 AM

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15 amazing film locations around the world by #BGTW member Lucy McGuire via DK Travel:

14th of May 2016 09:02 PM

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The Queen's Birthday Tribute Tour: #BGTW member Caroline Mills tours six of Britain's hidden places linked to the Queen via Practical Motorhome:

13th of May 2016 09:35 AM

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An adults-only park with penis-shaped bumper cars, an erotic ghost train and a 7D vibrating cinema… #BGTW member Eleanor Aldridge tells us more via Rough Guides:

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