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#81/159
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4
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Destination: Cape Town
If you are planning a short trip to Cape Town, pray for sunshine and pack your credit card. Expect scenery, good food, shopping and culture, and read my guide to find out what you must see and do... read more »
#82/159
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Destination: Cape Town
To avoid shopping mistakes in Cape Town, follow my advice and find well designed and unique African souvenirs... read more »
#83/159
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Destination: Cape Town
Cape Town isn't just a beautiful city - it also has a great foodie scene, with strong European influences. From breakfast to sundowners and beyond, these are my favourite places to eat and drink... read more »
#84/159
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4
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Destination: Marrakech
Trip type: Short Break
Exotic, beautiful and just four hours’ flight away – what could be better than a magical weekend in Marrakesh?... read more »
#85/159
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4
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Destination: Boa Vista
Mass tourism has reached the once remote and inaccessible Cape Verdean island of Boa Vista but, for the time being at least, it remains refreshingly unspoilt and largely undeveloped... read more »
#86/159
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4
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Destination: Midlands Meander
Trip type: Activity, Shopping, Spa
South Africa’s Natal Midlands region is bursting with unique places to visit and is well worth devoting a couple of days of exploration to... read more »
#87/159
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4
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From the elephant herds of Chobe National Park to the hippo-rich waters of the Okavango Delta, Botswana is a playground for lovers of wildlife... read more »
#88/159
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3.666665
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Destination: Cairo
OK, so everybody wants to see the pyramids, but when you're in Cairo, the largest city in Africa, shouldn't you be able to think of something else to do afterwards?... read more »
#89/159
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3.666665
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Setting off on a round trip from Cape Town to the Garden Route, we explored the heartland of South Africa along Cape Route 62, with its vast mountain ranges and pretty historic farming communities... read more »
#90/159
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3.666665
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Destination: Ethiopia
Ethiopia is one of Africa's most enticing destinations and one of the world's last great exotic spots. Travelling through by road reveals the its best kept secrets and makes your trip unforgettable... read more »
#91/159
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3.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Agadir
Take a short flight to Agadir from the UK or the rest of Europe and find yourself immersed in a unique culture. The beach is great too!... read more »
#92/159
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3.5
(3 comments)
Destination: Marrakech
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
If it’s true that Marrakech is mostly known as a mecca for architects and interior design enthusiasts, then it’s time to discover Sidi Ghanem: an up and coming area in the industrial part of the city... read more »
#93/159
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3.5
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By: Lyn Eyb
Destination: Johannesburg, Soweto
South Africa is gearing up for the 2010 FIFA World Cup – and there's lots to do in Johannesburg in between matches... read more »
#94/159
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3.5
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Destination: Silhouette Island
Trip type: Activity, Eco, Honeymoon
From swimming with whale sharks to hanging out with an ancient tortoise, there's a David Attenborough moment around every corner in the glorious Seychelles... read more »
#95/159
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3.5
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Tired of tourist-trap eateries when travelling? 'Eat like a local' guides point you towards fab, friendly, foodie local hangouts. First up: Cape Town, gastronomic capital of South Africa…... read more »
#96/159
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3.5
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Destination: Cairo, Giza, Egypt
Come face to face with the Sphinx in Giza, climb inside a pyramid, haggle for souvenirs in a souq and dodge the traffic in the 'city of a thousand minarets'. It's all part of the Egypt experience... read more »
#97/159
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3.5
(2 comments)
Trip type: Cruise
A Nile cruise is high on many people’s lists of must-do holidays, and with good reason - it's the kind of trip you'll never forget... read more »
#98/159
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3.5
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Destination: Malawi
Tears, tantrums, sunstroke, diarrhoea, cuts, bruises, and a fractured arm – and it was only day two of a week's pedalling along the shores of Lake Malawi... read more »
#100/159
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: South Africa
Trip type: Adventure, Romance
South Africa boasts some of the world’s finest trains, with rail experiences that are a million miles away from the daily commute... read more »
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