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On the Road Video: Round the World Dinner - Great Rivers

Staff Writer

The spoken word, a specially written score and fine food and wine came together in perfect harmony during our latest Round the World Dinner - here's a taste of this celebration of literature, music and cuisine.  

Arrivals & Departures: Spirit of adventure comes to Guildford for travel film festival

Gemma Nisbet

Adventurous tales including the story of WA-born Ben Carlin, who circumnavigated the globe in an amphibious jeep in the 1950s, will come to fore when the Adventure Travel Film Festival arrives in WA for the first time. 

Travel Story: True grit and sagas tell Iceland's story

Steve McKenna

The hardy Viking spirit has tamed harsh conditions to tame this enthralling nation.

Travel Story: London built on sacred ground

Steve McKenna

Discover London's 'new' AD240 Roman temple of Mithras.

Travel Story: Romance in the castle ruins

Mark Thornton

Even as a pile of rubble, Corfe Castle in Dorset is vast and dominates the countryside.

Our World: Singapore travel guide: Food, Formula One & a futuristic forest

Stephen Scourfield

The Lion City has a mix of food, fun and futuristic technology that will keep the whole family entertained.

Travel Story: Rye times: Beauty and tradition in one of England's quaintest towns​

Steve McKenna

Top notch pub grub and colourful local events await in this Sussex town. Just don't forget to pack some sturdy footwear. 

Travel Story: Asia's most overrated (and underrated) UNESCO World Heritage sites

Ronan O'Connell

A continent steeped in history and rich in culture, Asia is home to more than 100 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. 

Travel Story: English country gardens: Under the spell of Sissinghurst

Mark Thornton

The former home of the writer Vita Sackville-West is one of the famous — and bewitching — gardens in this green and pleasant land.

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