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The Slow Cyclist Revisited

One of our favourite episodes is an interview with Oli Broom, who cycled on an overladen bicycle from London to Brisbane Music © Barney & Izzi Hardy 

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Will Community Tourism Have A Positive Impact?

Leah Whitfield of G Adventures explains that if you're travelling, you need to have a positive impact on the local people whose homes you're effectively going to stay in, and realise that you can have an incredible experience but also help change lives at the other end.

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How To Work In The Frenetic World Of Travel PR

Lynsey Devon of Heaven Publicity tells us about creating the images of hotels and tour operators,  resorts and even whole countries.

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How To Live An Offbeat Life As A Digital Nomad

Digital nomads are enterprising business people who travel the world with a laptop, settling wherever takes their fancy for days or for months at a time before moving on to fresh horizons. 

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Glamping at Marston Park in Somerset

For people who don't know the word, glamping is glamorous camping where you can stay in nature, but without the basic hardships that usually accompany a night in a tent. 

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Action Woman at Action Packed Travel

'For a few seconds, you don't know whether you're upside down or inside out,' says Louise Hall, who jumped out of a plane for the first time last week. She has also been ice-swimming, climbed and skied Mont Blanc, walked to the North Pole, and dived the Blue Hole in Belize.

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Time Well Spent On The Ultimate Holiday

This week's episode is about time and travel – not time travel, but how to spend your leisure time. We spoke to bestselling author, James Wallman, and to Gavin Copus of Air Charter Service. Music © Barney & Izzi Hardy 

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The Best Ski Solutions for This Winter

We asked ski industry specialist, Craig Burton, what the ski situation is in the world at present and whether we will be able to go skiing this winter.

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Colombia Is Cool

This week we're in Colombia or to be more exact, in the Coffee Region, the fruit bowl of this enchanting and ever-surprising South American country where we're talking to New Zealander, Bruce McLain. But how safe is it?

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Fly Fishing Revisited

We've revisited our popular episode, Fly Fishing: From Trout to Trevally. Peter McLeod's career as an extreme fly fishing expert has taken him from India and the Seychelles to Sudan and Christmas Island. Music © Barney & Izzi Hardy.

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