The Travel Issue. Winter 2017


When the notion of “experience” has been diluted by the marketeers, good travel writing is both harder to come by and all the more important – for in an ever-changing world, we must be open to new perspectives. Departing to major destinations like Tokyo and Las Vegas, and arriving in the quieter climes of Anacapri and Scottsdale, Arizona, this issue journeys between capital cities and desert landscapes, promising to take you places.

  • A guided tour of Vicenza with the jewellery designer Madina Visconti di Modrone
  • Contributions from acclaimed novelists Adam Thirlwell and Katherine Rundell
  • Interviews with George Monbiot, Sally Rooney and Luciano Benetton
  • An appraisal of the tourist’s endearingly awkward gestures