Sarah Baxter is part-time Associate Editor of Wanderlust travel magazine and a part-time freelance travel journalist and editor. She has written many features for The Independent, as well as for other newspapers, magazines, blogs and books. She loves exploring the great outdoors, and when she's not thinking travel, she's likely lacing up for a run instead.
14 August 2015 09:00 AM
You've got your exam results - what next? Here's how to plan your big (or short) break wisely
19 July 2015 12:00 AM
15 May 2015 11:45 AM
Enrich your trip with specialist knowledge, from wildlife to art, or even physical challenges. Sarah Baxter offers the inside track
England Coast Path is up and walking - Norfolk's first official stretch connects Hunstanton to Sea Palling
15 May 2015 11:25 AM
This segment of seaside hiking forms an early part of a trail that will trace England's shores
19 March 2015 10:02 AM
If one of your New Year's resolutions was to be more careful with your cash, Sarah Baxter has some great ways to reinvigorate your life and stay on budget
19 March 2015 09:50 AM
From overlanding trips to meeting the nomadic Moken tribe, now is the time to plan a visit, writes Sarah Baxter
16 March 2015 10:14 AM
The nightlife on this Caribbean island takes an unusual form. And, as Sarah Baxter found, it's best enjoyed with a paddle and a board
01 March 2015 12:22 PM
Cawl is a traditional Welsh chunky meat and vegetable soup
27 February 2015 10:51 AM
With literary luminaries descending on the city this week, now is the time to stroll the streets that inspired the likes of Austen and Dickens, says Sarah Baxter
No 33, Hunstanton, Norfolk: A Victorian renovation that shows why East Anglia could be the next big coastal getaway
17 February 2015 04:16 PM
Sarah Baxter visits the Victorian villa which claims to be Hunstanton's first boutique B&B
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Refugees welcome: More than 250,000 sign Independent petition calling for Britain to 'take its fair share'
- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan