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Gift guide 2014: Gifts for the luxury traveller


Splash out on the glamorous globetrotter in your life with these five ideas, including an around-the-world private jet tour and designer luggage with a technical twist.

A peek into Malaysian tribal life

Indigenous tourism can be an incentive to keep traditions alive, but is too much tourism detrimental? The BBC's Henry Golding revisits his Malaysian tribal roots to find out.
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Africa’s path less sailed


The 50-year-old MV Umoja that crosses Lake Victoria operates on no set schedule, offering a nostalgic look back at the way travel used to be – painfully, delightfully slow.
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Thirsty Explorer

Mexico’s ancient drink makes a comeback


An ancestor of tequila that’s at least 2,000-year-old, pulque is enjoying renewed popularity – despite the warnings that accompany it.
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Is this the original hamburger?


Biting into a tasty question in – yes – Hamburg.
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A death-defying ride along Scotland’s Cuillin Range


Danny Macaskill takes on Scotland’s Cuillin Range – with a twist. He tackles the 13km-long range on two wheels.
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