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The Travel Club Show : Join Stephen Scourfield in Ethiopia!

Staff Writer

Ethiopia is enjoying a renaissance and is taking a lead among African nations. And it's a country that Stephen Scourfield loves - join him on a tour of ebullient Ethiopia where you'll see the source of the Blue Nile, Axum -  the capital of the ancient Abyssinia and the churches hewn out of rock at Lalibela. 

Audio: Talking Travel: Ethiopia

Staff Writer

Stories run deep in Ethiopia and Stephen Scourfield will be leading a Travel Club Tour to this intriguing country. He tells Matt Layton how you can join him in a nation enjoying a real renaissance, along the way meeting fascinating characters such as Firew Ayele who overcame great misfortune to become a beacon of hope.  

Travel Story: Train travel tips: Get on track for adventure in Europe

Stephen Scourfield

Just the ticket: An efficient train network makes travelling a breeze.

Travel Story: Eurail passes well except for French gap

Jim Gill

Putting the famous train ticket to the test, in four small countries.

Arrivals & Departures: Luxury rail trips with spectacular views

Grace Millimaci

Rail Plus has released discounts of up to 50 per cent on two of the world’s most luxurious great train journeys.

Audio: Talking Travel: Europe

Staff Writer

Having returned from Austria, Stephen Scourfield tells Matt Layton why it pays to visit Europe in spring and autumn - just out of the peak season. And this week's secret sound captures the essence of Switzerland on a train!

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