Author: Mike Sowden

Mike Sowden is an English travel writer and storytelling consultant, rather loosely based in the north of England. He blogs at Fevered Mutterings and is on Twitter as @Mikeachim

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World’s 7 most dangerous and remote islands

World’s 7 most dangerous and remote islands

Snorkels and beach towels stay at home. Death and dismemberment await (seriously) on this collection of forbidding islands
6 haunting battlefields of Scotland

6 haunting battlefields of Scotland

Mel Gibson's "Braveheart" renditions of Scotland's most famous battles are a sorry substitute; the real stories are far better and far bloodier
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From swanky oceanfront resorts to redwood-lined camping shores, the Golden State's 840 miles of coastline offer beaches for everyone

CULINARY JOURNEYS

San Sebastian's top restaurants show us why this small Spanish town is a global culinary capital