A guided trek on Mount Forever helps protect endangered tigers and reveals an exotic array of other, less elusive, wildlife
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In the footsteps of Hokusai on Mount Fuji
Katherine Rundell explores the scenes immortalised in the artist’s masterpieces, from the chestnut fields of Nagano to Fuji itself
A backpacker’s guide to Ethiopia: a one-month itinerary
Full of natural wonders and ancient culture, this vast country is also home to booming cities and a youthful population.
Vivid colours and intimate portraits stand out in this selection of travel images from The Guardian.
China by train: tracks, tales and a snapshot of everyday life
Chinese new year signals major travel across the country, and railways are at the heart of many journeys. Author and BBC journalist Michael Bristow knows China well – and the insight time on board offers
The best sights and bites in Hong Kong: readers’ travel tips
This cinematic city offers iconic views, stunning rooftop bars and, a little further afield, pretty beaches and great hiking.
German cities to trial free public transport to cut pollution
Plan to be tested in five cities in effort to meet EU air pollution targets and avoid big fines
‘You could say I’m reluctantly retired from writing books’: travel writer Dervla Murphy
In a rare interview, the much-loved author of Full Tilt and Through Siberia by Accident, now 86, looks back on more than 50 years of pioneering, intrepid travel
Greece on a budget: locals’ tips on where to stay and eat
Still in the midst of its debt crisis, the notion of UK travellers on a budget in Greece might induce some black humour from locals, but tourists can help the economy – and save a few euros themselves
travel photography competition: February – the winners
From Fez and the Taj Mahal to Patagonia and Bondi