An ode to raki: a local describes what Turkey’s national drink means to him

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Drinking raki in Turkey
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01/05/2017 / By / , , / Post a Comment
It may be known as 'Lion's Milk', but Turkey's signature liquor is more than a (rather stiff) drink. Peregrine's own Caglar Gokgun describes the culture, history and tradition surrounding Turkish raki.
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Why the best travels of my life started after 50

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Now that I’m older, life is short, so short, and so precious, and each moment is to be savored. Because of this I see and feel things differently.

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A map of Jerusalem’s most iconic sights

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Explore Jerusalem's essential attractions with this interactive map of the ancient city.

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How a solo traveller embraced small group travel

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A once sworn solo traveller reconsiders his position...

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Five wonders of Israel outside Jerusalem

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Any once-in-a-lifetime trip to Israel should include a stop off in Jerusalem, but if that’s all you have planned, you’ll be missing out.

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Rome just got another beautifully preserved monument: the first ever aqueduct

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If you know Rome, you’ll know you can’t walk more than a few hundred metres in the Italian capital without stumbling over an ancient monument.

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Traveller stories: Crossing the Drake Passage

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On my recent Antarctica expedition with Peregrine Adventures, there was the big question. What would we find on The Drake Passage?

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Weekday Wanderlust: Himeji, Japan

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Japan's Himeji Castle is welcoming its first cherry blossoms of the year. And it's beautiful.

03/04/2017 / By / , , / Post a Comment
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Traveller stories: Kayaking with whales in Antarctica

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When a Minke whale surfaces within 15 metres of your kayak in Antarctica, you need to be ready, and not just with a camera in hand...

27/03/2017 / By / , , / Post a Comment
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How a local group is empowering women in Kenya through pig farming

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Meet the women supporting their families and communities through small business pig farming, and the organisation helping them do it.

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