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Five things you need to know about post-vaccine travel
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Five things you need to know about post-vaccine travel

When will borders reopen? And will we need a vaccine to fly? Your questions, answered

10 spectacular places to visit in Italy
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10 spectacular places to visit in Italy

Italy can never truly be done: there’s simply too great a variety of incredible places cities, lakes, mountains and islands

The world’s most iconic dishes, according to locals
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The world’s most iconic dishes, according to locals

One of the best parts of travelling is eating your way through a new city

Emerging European cities to check out in 2021
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Emerging European cities to check out in 2021

The continent is buzzing with off-the-beaten-track cities. Here are ten to discover

The bizarre and beautiful buildings of Pyongyang
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The bizarre and beautiful buildings of Pyongyang

A whistlestop guide to North Korea’s capital with writer and photographer Oliver Wainwright

Travel restrictions and tips

Where can you travel right now?
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Where can you travel right now?

Borders are finally opening up in a bid to reboot struggling tourism industries. Here are all the countries that have reopened for tourism so far – and the major destinations that haven’t

How safe is it to fly right now?
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How safe is it to fly right now?

From cabin air to shared surfaces, here are the health risks involved in flying – and how to minimise them

Is it safe to stay in a hotel?
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Is it safe to stay in a hotel?

Hotels are reopening for business all over the world – but you might want to take these precautions before (and after) checking in

How will travel change after Brexit?
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How will travel change after Brexit?

UK travellers, here are seven things that are changing from January 1

The world’s best hotels

The best hotels in Palm Springs
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The best hotels in Palm Springs

From intimate boutique hotels to lavish villas with five-star amenities – oh, and they all have pools

The best hotels in Soho, London
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The best hotels in Soho, London

If you’re looking for a sweet hotel room in London, Soho deserves a place at the top of your list

The best hotels in Midtown, NYC
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The best hotels in Midtown, NYC

Midtown isn’t much of a draw for those looking for hidden gems, but its hotels feel like they’re in the centre of the world

The best hotels in the Maldives
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The best hotels in the Maldives

This archipelago in the Indian Ocean is home to some of the best hotel accommodation on the planet

The best hotels in Morocco
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The best hotels in Morocco

From mountain-top kasbahs to enchanting city riads, with prices that are a total steal compared to Europe

The best hotels in Mykonos
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The best hotels in Mykonos

Chilled-out, classy and jaw-droppingly beautiful, Mykonos is studded with chic and delectable hotels

More travel inspiration

The best places on earth, according to travel writers
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The best places on earth, according to travel writers

What are the best destinations on earth? Who better to ask than a set of award-winning travel writers

The world’s most spectacular train stations
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The world’s most spectacular train stations

Railways have inspired some of the most iconic design of the past two centuries

Yukimi Nagano’s favourite places in the world
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Yukimi Nagano’s favourite places in the world

The Little Dragon singer plans her dream one-day travel itinerary, free from the shackles of time and space

Nine airports that make long layovers totally worth it
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Nine airports that make long layovers totally worth it

Indoor gardens, art museums and the world’s largest indoor waterfall: not all airports are created equal

Time Out City Guides: our insider travel guidebooks
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Time Out City Guides: our insider travel guidebooks

If you’re paying a visit to one of the world’s greatest cities, don’t miss our critically acclaimed series of City Guides

City guides: Europe

London

London

Free culture, huge parks and a pub on (almost) every corner

Paris

Paris

Bistros, romance and culture everywhere you turn: it can only be Paris

Barcelona

Barcelona

Modernista architecture meets Mediterranean beaches: result!

Lisbon

Lisbon

Delicious food, friendly people and 266 days of sun per year

Berlin

Berlin

Lose a weekend (and more) to raves and art in Europe’s hippest city

Istanbul

Istanbul

One city, two continents: never a dull moment

Discover Europe

City guides: North America

New York

New York

Amazing culture, amazing restaurants, amazing bars, amazing everything

Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Malibu to Venice Beach to Sunset Strip to Amoeba Records: LA has it all

Chicago

Chicago

Time Out readers voted the Windy City the best in the world

Miami

Miami

Beach days and late-night parties fueled by rum and cafecito

San Francisco

San Francisco

The rainbow flag flies over fog, the Golden Gate and a hippy/tech playground

Montreal

Montreal

Top culture and nightlife in a Euro-American hybrid, and that’s just to start

Discover North America

City guides: Asia

Singapore

Singapore

A sunny island city that’s a clean, green, modern machine

Tokyo

Tokyo

Traditional meets ultramodern (and it’s the world’s best city for food)

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

A colourful, frenetic city with a rich, East-meets-West heritage

Bangkok

Bangkok

Glittering temples meet huge skyscrapers and vibrant street life

Shanghai

Shanghai

A futuristic skyline looms over art deco beauty and quiet leafy streets

Beijing

Beijing

Imperial history, dumplings and counterculture in the Asian megacity

Discover Asia

City guides: South Pacific

Sydney

Sydney

Australia’s ‘Emerald City’ glitters with lush foliage and a famous harbour

Melbourne

Melbourne

This buzzy cultural capital never stops (except for cocktails)

Brisbane

Brisbane

A sunny sub-tropical city on a snaking river

Perth

Perth

60,000 years of continuous Noongar culture in a modern boomtown

Adelaide

Adelaide

Country meets city chic in the home of Australia’s largest fringe fest

Wellington

Wellington

Clean air, friendly people and beautiful vistas in New Zealand’s capital

Discover the South Pacific

City guides: Africa

Cape Town

Cape Town

Gorgeous beaches, a thriving restaurant scene and… penguins? Count us in

Marrakech

Marrakech

From hammams to haggling at souks, Marrakech is chilled one minute, full-on the next

Johannesburg

Johannesburg

South Africa’s biggest, buzziest city feels like it’s being reborn. Get around with our guide

Durban

Durban

Imagine a place where you’re warm all year round. Got it? Well, that’s Durban

Pretoria

Pretoria

Had it with the Jo’burg crowds? Low-key Pretoria offers a more local (and eclectic) experience

Accra

Accra

The people, food, music, nightlife, wildlife... just five reasons we love Ghana’s capital 

Discover Africa

City guides: South America

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires

This vast, football-mad metropolis is a melting pot of cultures, colours and cuisines

Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

From Carnival to the ubiquitous street parties, no one throws a bash like Rio’s cariocas

Bogotá

Bogotá

Locals’ undying lust for life infatuates visitors to the humming Colombian capital

São Paulo

São Paulo

Head to Brazil’s biggest city for five-star food, killer clubs and sumptuous skylines

Discover South America