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At Cox & Kings we love everything to do with travel. Not just the A to B, but the many revelations along the way, from the grandest landscapes to unexpected minutiae. Compass is our online travel magazine, designed to inspire, inform and entertain. There are destination articles by travel writers, Cox & Kings experts and our well-travelled clients; celebrity interviews; travel tips & ideas; competitions; great photography, recipes; and much more besides.

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A photo blog… of Moscow & St Petersburg


5 Mar 19

Cox & Kings Europe expert Nick Field visited Moscow and St Petersburg in Russia for the first time.

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Unusual places to stay… in Europe


28 Feb 19

Lucy Pierce has collated a selection of Europe’s most exciting hotels to inspire your next adventure.

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A first-timer’s guide… to Jordan


22 Feb 19

What should you know before your first trip to Jordan? Cox & Kings' Roop Kumar covers the basics.

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First time in Chile… Santiago & Patagonia


20 Feb 19

Laura Dawson from our Agency Sales travelled to Santiago and Torres del Paine in Chile.

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The incredible vistas… of Chile


13 Feb 19

A land of spectacular beauty, we take you through some of Chile's most incredible views and experiences.

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48 Hours in …Palermo


12 Feb 19

Abigail Blasi takes a whistle-stop tour around the buzzing and authentic Sicilian capital of Palermo.

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Slower, greener and happier… in Costa Rica


12 Feb 19

Cox & Kings' Daniella Bassett finds out the secrets behind the Costa Ricans' happiness and longevity.

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An interview with… Kids Saving the Rainforest


5 Feb 19

Daniella Bassett quizzes sloth experts Jennifer Rice and Dani Dion about Costa Rica’s favourite animal.

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Tipping around the world… do’s and dont’s


1 Feb 19

Find out where and when you should tip in countries around the world, and when you definitely shouldn’t.

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Top 6 places… for penguin spotting


20 Jan 19

For all the penguin fans, here's our guide for the best penguin spotting destinations in the world.

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Namibia… the diamond of Africa


9 Jan 19

Our favourite things to see and do in Namibia including crystal mountains, wild horses & fairy circles.

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Botswana Travel Top Tips


3 Jan 19

Okavango delta The delta, one of the world’s largest inland water systems, has large numbers of animal populations, such as crocodiles, red

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