APL Media’s Maria Pieri appointed new chair of BSME

LONDON, 12 February 2020 The British Society of Magazine Editors (BSME) has announced the appointment of Maria Pieri, editorial director of National Geographic Traveller (UK), as its 2020 chair, succeeding Alex Mead, content director at eric. Also the editorial director of APL Media, Maria Pieri will be supported by vice chairs Gaby Huddart, editor-in-chief at Good Housekeeping and group editorial …

NGT UK March issue 2020

National Geographic Traveller (UK) March 2020 available on newsstands now

LONDON (6 February 2020) — This issue of National Geographic Traveller (UK) sees the return of the annual Cool List: 20 destinations that are making a name for themselves this year. From Cumbria to Panama, Brisbane and Pakistan, we’ve scoured the globe for 2020’s most interesting destinations. From hiking trails and emerging culinary hubs to luxury lodges and landmark attractions, …

NGT Cool List 2020

National Geographic Traveller (UK) reveals The Cool List: 20 must-see destinations for 2020

LONDON (5 February 2020) — National Geographic Traveller (UK) has announced its Cool List 2020, highlighting the 20 must-see destinations for the year ahead. The hotly anticipated list of countries and cities is revealed in the March 2020 issue of the magazine — on sale on Thursday 6 February. Pat Riddell, editor of National Geographic Traveller, said: “From Cumbria and …

The Masterclasses by National Geographic Traveller 2020

Ten things we learned at The Masterclasses with National Geographic Traveller 2020

The Masterclasses with National Geographic Traveller returned on Sunday 2 February with a packed day of expert-led workshops and seminars on travel writing and photography. Following on from a successful first event in 2018, The Masterclasses saw more than 350 attendees gather to learn from 24 award-winning writers and photographers. The speakers and moderators included the editors and long-time contributors …

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This week's top travel trends

(Thursday 30 January) Here are our favourite trends of the week: Travellers increasingly embracing digital detoxes According to Black Tomato’s latest Travel Report, travellers are increasingly seeking digital detoxes — especially as nearly 70% of consumers admit to staying connected to work on their holidays. When it comes to switching off, the luxury travel company has seen an appetite for …

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This week's top travel trends

(Thursday 22 January) Here are the trends that caught our eye this week: Where to travel with the family in 2020 Berlin is the number-one city worldwide for family-oriented leisure activities. This is the conclusion of a study conducted by house removals and relocation platform Movinga, which analysed the median ratings of all activities labelled ‘family-friendly’ on Foursquare and ‘kid-friendly’ …