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May 28, 2021

Twelve of the world's best foodie destinations

Martha Hales

We've gathered together our top 12 foodie destinations, and it's up to you whether you choose show-stopping sushi in Japan, fresh tacos in Mexico, the delicately spiced dishes of the Middle East or the fiery flavours of India and southeast Asia... A whole world of flavour is yours to discover.

MexicoMalaysiaChina, +9
Food & Drink
Jul 17, 2019

Five of the best destinations for veggies and vegans

Martha Hales

There are lots of wonderful destinations that can offer great food to vegans and vegetarians! Whether they are simply understanding being part of a fasting culture themselves, or they just happen to have embraced vegetarian cuisine over time, these are our top 5 destinations for veggies and vegans.

MalaysiaEthiopiaJordan, +2
Food & Drink
May 23, 2019

Our top 10 destinations for the summer holidays

Martha Hales

From the blissful beaches of Zanzibar, Cuba and Malaysia, to the epic sights of Russia and the wonderful wildlife of Costa Rica and the Galapagos Islands.... discover which destinations we think are perfect for the summer holidays!

MoroccoCosta RicaRussia, +7
JulyAugustJune, +1
Nov 28, 2018

Get to know Penang

Martha Hales

The Malaysian island of Penang has everything you could possibly want from a holiday destination, with mouthwatering food, hidden beaches and magnificent temples. Read our blog post to find out more about this Southeast Asian paradise.

DecemberJanuaryFebruary, +1
CoastCulturalFamily, +4
Oct 1, 2018

Strange beasts and where to find them

Corinne Homer

The world is home to some weird and wonderful creatures, and here at TravelLocal we often come across them as we research destinations with our local experts. From the rarely seen pink fairy armadillo to the alien appearance of the snub nosed monkey, find out our favourite strange beasts and where to find them...

JordanMyanmar (Burma)Oman, +12
WildlifeOff the Beaten PathUnique to TravelLocal
Nov 22, 2017

Six fascinating temples in Asia

Heather Gursky - Ecophiles Magazine

Some of the world's most beautiful temples can be found in Asia. Here, discover which to visit from the mountains of Burma to the forests of Japan...

IndiaChinaMalaysia, +2
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
CulturalHistoryWonders of the World
Sep 15, 2017

Following in the footsteps of Alfred Russel Wallace

Samantha Fergusson

Follow in the footsteps of Alfred Wallace through Borneo and Indonesia, and catch a glimpse of the species that helped to prove the Wallace Darwin Theory of Evolution.

HistoryGreat JourneysWildlife
Aug 23, 2017

Follow in the footsteps of Zheng He

Martha Hales

Heralded figure of China, Zheng He lived an adventurous life, leading huge fleets across the globe to open China's trade routes. Follow in his footsteps with these destinations across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

VietnamIndiaSri Lanka, +4
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
AdventureCross BorderCultural, +2
Jul 24, 2017

Off the Beaten Track: Borneo

Corinne Homer

With elusive orangutans, towering mountains and acres of dense rainforest, there is so much Borneo is famous for. We take a look at some alternative excursions when visiting Asia's biggest island.

Off the Beaten PathWildlife
Feb 17, 2017

Street Food around the World

Yettio Travel Magazine

Yettio Travel Magazine give us their top tips on where to sample the best of the world street food scene...

SingaporeMoroccoVietnam, +2
Food & Drink
Dec 19, 2016

Top Travel Blogs: Cats and Backpacks and Hoff to Explore

Kati Taylor

TravelLocal loves the travel blogging community and is always excited to see new and diverse content. Read on to see our interviews with Seb and Hattie Jefferies and Jodie Bickhoff: our December favourites!

CambodiaThailandChina, +2
Food & Drink
Jun 14, 2016

"Prepare, Prepare, Prepare" - Travelling With Kids

Huw Owen

A few top tips to help guide you through travelling somewhere exotic with kids!