Review by toiletoctopus
August, 04 2012
Pros: Excellent photography, Some articles of limited value
Cons: Advertisements, Meant for limited demographic, Most articles sleep inducing
Review by frankiecesca
April, 25 2008
Pros: Interesting, stunning photos and amazing trips
Cons: Some may find the price too expensive
Review by popsrocks
November, 20 2007
Pros: Some good articles and fine contributors.
Cons: Much too many ads. Poor photography as compared to the ads.
Review by awgeisler
March, 07 2007
Pros: The most efficient and charming way to see New Zealand
Cons: None that we can think of . . .
Review by chelledun
November, 11 2005
Pros: Great photos, interesting and varied articles about fascinating subjects, historical and cultural focus
Cons: Not budget conscious
Review by twoinluv
April, 01 2004
Pros: Nice pictures.
Cons: High priced vacations. Few articles on travel.
Review by Bryan_Carey
November, 13 2003
Pros: Longer stories are sometimes fascinating; Low Subscription price; Unknown gems of the world are uncovered.
Cons: Places and merchandise are often expensive; Inconsistency in magazine length; Fashion articles thrown in
Review by modernmarvel
August, 14 2003
Pros: Low cost subscription; 12 issues per year; some inspirational photos.
Cons: Very little travel information, almost no affordable travel information.
Review by kld718
January, 27 2003
Pros: intriguing articles and places to visit, large magazine, subscription price
Cons: large amount of advertising, issue price
Review by tombarnes
June, 21 2002
Pros: Some very informative sections like the Ombudsman, the Perrin Report et al....Colorful
Cons: Far too much emphasis on fashion photo shoots, advertising, and islands
Review by glomarrone
February, 16 2002
Pros: Well-researched, well-written articles, exotic or off-the-beaten-path locales, photography, traveler tips, Ombudsman & Perrin Report
Cons: Emphasis is on luxury vacations and accommodations. I can't afford these trips. Pricey newsstand issues
Review by alek_toronto
December, 14 2001
Pros: Photography, Small gems of good info for frequent travelers.
Cons: Snotty, Too Glam for it's own good, Wannabe chic.
Review by searchfortruth
November, 28 2001
Pros: Many well-written, world-encompassing travel articles, unique/fun/informative sections such as Ombudsman, isolated incidents of terrific photography...
Cons: Endless Top 100 lists, overwhelming luxury product advertisements, dedicated to travel or fashion/fantasy articles?
Review by RobinLynn
July, 02 2001
Pros: Photographs, helpful hints, ombudsman column
Cons: Often writes about only the most expensive hotels, too many ads
Review by mrkstvns
April, 06 2001
Pros: Occasional insightful and interesting articles
Cons: Excessive ads, poor idea of what constitutes "budget", useless articles
Review by jdrum
April, 04 2001
Pros: A dreamers magazine, always listing the best and most expensive.
Cons: Not practical for most travelers.
Review by moderngypsy
January, 06 2001
Pros: photography, good articles
Cons: a little text heavy
Review by skyrydr
January, 04 2001
Pros: Well worth the money
Cons: It is heavy to carry when travelling
Review by realtraveller
September, 03 2000
Pros: Good for fantasy vacations only
Cons: Poor for use by real people for travel planning
Review by joncaro
July, 04 2000
Pros: Glossy and Glitzy
Cons: Designed for the Rich and Prissy
Review by jander01
June, 21 2000
Pros: glossy creative and fun
Cons: what normal person can afford this.