New DK Eyewitness Travel Guides launched

2018 marks the 25th anniversary of DK Eyewitness Travel Guides and the most in-depth redesign since the series launched in 1993; based on extensive global consumer research, these beautifully practical new books have been designed with the consumer in mind. Read More New DK Eyewitness Travel Guides launched

Edwina Pitcher chooses her favourite wild places of Portugal.

Edwina Pitcher is the author of the latest compendium of adventures, from the best-selling Wild Guide series The Wild Guide Portugal. This guide to Portugal, one of Europe’s fastest growing adventure holiday destinations, explores the hidden parts of its better known tourist areas, as well many more remote regions, rarely visited by tourists.
We asked Edwina to tell us about her favourite wild places of Portugal.

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Map of Lapland

There are two schools of thought as to where Santa lives. Some say the North Pole, while others claim he lives in Lapland. Perhaps he lives between the two and has a condo in Lapland and an estate in the North Pole. Although, how he manages to afford both of those and only work one night a year is hard to believe. But that is literally the only thing about him that is hard to believe. Right?

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Wish we were at Vienna’s Christkindlemarkte

In the run up to Christmas, markets spring up all over Vienna. The Belvedere Palace hosts a Christmas Village, the Schönbrunn Palace hosts a market selling handicrafts, the Spittelberg’s market sells things including art and ceramics and the Christmas Village in the Former General Hospital is the place to drink Glühwein. Read More Wish we were at Vienna’s Christkindlemarkte