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Richard Powell

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...

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.

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.

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.

Jamaica: A Dreadfully Good Getaway

Richard Powell | Posted 07.16.2011 | Travel
Richard Powell

The third largest Caribbean island, famed for its dreadlock Rastas, reggae music, and blue mountain coffee, is emerging as a top destination for both budget-conscious and high-rolling holidaymakers.

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.