Editor's Picks

Editor's Picks

Our Editor's stories of the month

Our esteemed Editor has travelled the globe and has a fair few stories of her own. Here are a selection of her favourites.

  • CEO OF LONELY PLANET: "MY LIFE IN TRAVEL"

    Luis Cabrera is one man who has mastered the art of bleisure. The President & CEO of travel guide giant Lonely Planet talks to us about his life of travel

  • FLOWER MEN OF INDIA

    Danish photographer Ken Hermann toured the Malik Ghat market in Kolkata to capture the flower sellers at work

  • TREKKING THE EMPTY QUARTER IN OMAN

    Adventurer Alastair Humphreys and his friend Leon McCarron followed in the footsteps of Thesiger and hauled a homemade cart through the Empty Quarter in Oman. Humphreys tells us about their epic adventure

  • #FOLLOWMETO: OUR MOST ROMANTIC SHOTS

    When Nataly clasped the hand of her photographer boyfriend to show him the next sight on their tour, little did they know that the shot would kick start the #FollowMeTo photo series that is now followed by 4.4 million people.

  • THE WORLD'S OLDEST GYM IN IRAN

    In the time of the Persian Empire, zurkhanehs were dedicated places to train men as warriors. Local athletes have taken action to preserve this heritage and to pass it onto future generations. Jeremy Suyker discovers the world’s oldest gym

  • SEYCHELLES' ISLAND MARDI GRAS

    Cam Cope travels to the Seychelles to join the Carnaval des Carnavals where mardi gras groups from all over the world come to compete every year

  • CONGO'S FEMALE DANDIES

    Women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo are pulling on manly threads to teach guys how to be gentlemen once more

  • GIANCARLO FISICHELLA'S GUIDE TO ROME

    The former Ferrari F1 driver Giancarlo Fisichella knows about the finer things in life. So we asked The Podium Lounge’s celebrity DJ to give us his guide to the Italian capital

  • ISLAND HOPPING IN THE AEOLIANS

    Tamara Thiessen takes a whirlwind tour of the picturesque archipelago off the shores of Sicily