Colorful beach umbrellas and bathers on Ipanema beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

South America

Why I want to be in South America

No longer just the domain of backpackers and the brave, South America has something for everyone, writes Katrina Lobley.

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Spinnaker Tower   Portsmouth


On dock of Pompey

This island city has an extraordinary history as a naval port, writes Steve McKenna.

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Polar Pioneer


Trust the Zodiac

Visiting Antarctica is invariably described as a life-changing experience. Lynne Whiley heads there on a 10-day expedition and discovers why.

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