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New Orleans to Memphis - USA Road Trip Part 3

 
We last left Jenny Lowthrop mid-mutton busting in Texas. Continuing her USA Road Trip, Jenny enjoys a whistle-stop tour of New Orleans before heading to the home of Elvis: Memphis, Tennessee. We left ...
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World’s Worst Travel Photographer 2012 – Simon Reeve tells us what he’s looking for

Throughout the competition, we'll have loads of hints and tips from our expert judges on how to AVOID bein...
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Chris Coe's Photography Tips (Part 1)

Travel Photographer of the Year founder Chris Coe tells us what it takes to NOT be the World’s Worst Travel Photographer. Do you marvel at the calibre of shots taken by some of the great travel photog...
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Story behind the picture: Anthony Cullen's Tomatina

 
Award winning photographer and judge of the World’s Worst Travel Photographer Competition Anthony Cullen reveals the story behind one of his famous shots. Today we launched a photography competition w...
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Are you the World’s Worst Travel Photographer?

 
We’re on a mission to find the World’s Worst Travel Photographer 2012. Is it you? Send us your worst travel snaps to find out! Do you marvel at the creative genius displayed by professional travel pho...
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Big Outback Adventure - Discovering Darwin

 
Close encounters of the reptilian kind: Jayne Gorman gets up close and personal with the Northern Territory’s more – intimidating – attractions and discovers there’s more to Darwin that it first seems...
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Malaysia: the Jewel of South East Asia

 
Looking for incredible food, pristine beaches and awesome diving? Get thee to Malaysia for all this and more - without the crowds. When you think of South East Asia you automatically think of countrie...
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Big Outback Adventure - The Winner's Story

Remember we told you about those 10 lucky people we were sending on a Big Outback Adventure in Australia's Northern Territory in association with Kiss 100? Did you see all our updates and images ...
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A North American City Hop

 
Guest blogger Tex Fisher explores New York, Toronto and Wasington DC and tries not to blow the budget in the process. Everyone I told I was going to America rolled their eyes and asked the same questi...
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First time in Upper Class with Virgin Atlantic

Susie Bearne talks us through her first experience of flying Upper Class with Virgin Atlantic and wonders how she will ever go back to Economy again! It’s 8.15am. I receive a text telling me the car i...
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Only in Texas… USA Road Trip Part 2

Continuing on her American Road Trip, Jenny parties in Vegas, meets the cowboys and cowgirls of Texas and finds out what Mutton Busting is! After spending a week travelling down the coast of Californi...
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California Cruising – USA Road Trip Part 1

An all-American road trip features high on many people's travel wish lists (remember Flight Centre consultant Eva Martin who spent her honeymoon on Route 66?) Travel blogger Jenny Lowthrop drove ...
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