Daily Archives: August 21, 2010

Gap year travel guide: what’s hot in 2010

The world’s list of must-see sights is constantly changing … we asked Lonely Planet’s Tom Hall to find this year’s hot tickets – the places where a visit will earn big backpacker bragging rights. Here are his picks, from a … Continue reading

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Pakistan flood victims need dignity as much as aid

The man stood so close to  me that I could feel the heat of his face. Each word he spit out rapid fire, his thoughts disjointed by rage. Every word follows the first so quickly I have trouble understanding him. That he … Continue reading

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