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Antarctica: Men, Women and Children Wanted for Hazardous Journey

Richard Powell | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel
Richard Powell

Few travelers have visited the world's seventh continent, but now anyone can experience the most inhospitable place on Earth on a specialist tour. Ric...

Travel the Trans-Siberian in Luxury

Richard Powell | Posted 09.08.2016 | Travel
Richard Powell

Siberia, the vast region with the once terror-inducing name, was singularly failing to live up to its fearsome reputation this warm autumn afternoon on the banks of the Angara River.

Stick Around! Leave the Airport and Discover Qatar

Richard Powell | Posted 05.17.2016 | Travel
Richard Powell

The world's richest country per capita, lying on the north-eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, has traditionally been an unlikely place for a holiday.

Break the Bucket List: See the Greatest Light Show on Earth

Richard Powell | Posted 04.01.2015 | Travel
Richard Powell

Gazing out of the plane on the approach and spying the first indication of dry land for hours below revealed little more than a craggy, frozen coastline and an apparently inhospitable, snow-covered hinterland.

St. Kitts Sets the Bar for Caribbean Music Festivals

Richard Powell | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
Richard Powell

The 18th St. Kitts Music Festival has brought together some of the best-known Caribbean and International artists - including Kelly Rowland and Beenie...

The Fantastic Faroe Islands

Richard Powell | Posted 06.30.2014 | Travel
Richard Powell

It didn't take long before I was imaging myself staying there for a season, walking on Koltur's huge, overbearing hill and along the frothing swells of its coastline by day. A romantic dream, I guessed to myself. But then I remembered, that was what had brought me here in the first place.

An Adriatic Island Adventure, by Sail or Cycle

Richard Powell | Posted 05.05.2014 | Travel
Richard Powell

As I splashed about, taking in Zadar across the channel, and my new little island paradise off the beach, I vowed I would be back again next summer.

PHOTOS: Escaping Winter In Bermuda

Richard Powell | Posted 04.12.2013 | Travel
Richard Powell

Famous US residents you might see strolling along The Front in Hamilton could include the billionaire New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg or actor Michael Douglas with his wife, Catherine Zeta-Jones.

Masai Mara Mornings On Horseback

Richard Powell | Posted 01.10.2013 | Travel
Richard Powell

As we pull back on our reins to marvel in silent reverence at the vast landscape, dotted with wild animals, our guide decides to narrate the moment. ...

Alanya: St Tropez of Turkey

Richard Powell | Posted 09.02.2011 | Travel
Richard Powell

Alanya by day and Alanya by night are two very different places. By day, one passes the time soaking up the sun on golden beaches. By night, its harbor area resembles Ibiza's West End, with multi-story nightclubs dominating streets that pulsate with house music.

Turkey and Northern Cyprus Still Represent a Sound Property Investment

Richard Powell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard Powell

Confidence in the property potential of Istanbul is at an all-time high. And across the Mediterranean, sun shines on Northern Cyprus a total of 300 days a year.