Tagged: history

How to Make the Most of a Short Trip to Iceland

How to Make the Most of a Short Trip to Iceland

Anew Traveller’s round-up of the top travel news, best stories, products, reviews and conversations from around the web this week, July 22 – 28 2017 What made headlines: How to make the most of a stay in Iceland, photos of...

Oldest traces of life on Earth were found in Quebec, Canada

Anew Traveller’s round-up of the top travel news, best stories, products, reviews and conversations from around the web this week, February 25 – March 3 2017 What made headlines: Oldest traces of life on Earth found in Quebec, creating a ‘World’ Park...

Reading in Halong Bay, Vietnam

Top 19 Travel Books to Read in 2015

1. Wild – Cheryl Strayed (recommended by: Nicola, editor of www.anewtraveller.com) “Simultaneously a physical and an emotional journey, this autobiography traces each painful, liberating step the author takes hiking the Pacific Crest Trail to find herself again after a series...

St. Gallen, Switzerland

St. Gallen: A Swiss Vignette

Crisscrossing Switzerland by rail on a ten-day Spring excursion, my husband Tom and I discover St. Gallen, an elegant medieval town in a high northeastern alpine valley just an hour out of Zurich. The city’s stunning Abbey cathedral and library complex are known...