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Destination: London
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Home to artists and intellectuals in the 1930s and the University of London today, Bloomsbury's Georgian garden squares, museums and galleries are well known, but there are hidden spots to discover... read more »
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5
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Planning a trip to Cornwall and unsure of where to stay and what to do? Here's how we managed to cram a little bit of everything the county has to offer in to a short first-time visit... read more »
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4.666665
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The television and celebrity gardener talks about five of his favourite gardens from every corner of the UK and Ireland... read more »
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5
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Destination: York
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break, Spa
Middlethorpe Hall hotel and spa in York is the perfect spot for a bit of luxury and a lot of mother-daughter bonding... read more »
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5
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Destination: Cornwall
Trip type: Cultural, Family
A tea plantation, swaying palms, giant banana trees… who knew Cornwall was so exotic? Welcome to a magical tour of the southwest's horticultural highlights... read more »
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4
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Destination: Paris
In summer, every Paris restaurant sprouts an outdoor table or two – but some have turned al fresco eating into an art. For a spot of people-watching in gardens and on terraces, here are my top five... read more »
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Destination: Madrid
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
If you're looking for a cultural weekend break, look no further than Madrid. Boasting over 70 museums, 30 theatres and 50 music venues, the Spanish capital has plenty to offer the art enthusiast ... read more »
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4
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Destination: Malaga
Málaga is often considered little more than a gateway airport to the sunny beaches of the Costa del Sol, but there's more to it than that - this is a city that oozes culture, history and Spanish style... read more »
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4
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Destination: Seville
Trip type: Cultural
Spring and autumn are the perfect times to visit the Andalucian city of Seville and explore the real Spain... read more »
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4
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Destination: Lucca, Pisa, Barga
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
There is a timeless quality to atmospheric Lucca. Perhaps it is the narrow street plan, unchanged since Roman times, complete with forum and amphitheatre footprint... read more »
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3
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When summer arrived we always headed for Europe. This time we forsook France and headed for a holiday cottage in the Cotswolds, by way of Dover and Kent ... read more »
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3
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By: Lyn Eyb
Destination: Pau, Biarritz, Arcachon
Trip type: Activity, Beach
In the southwest of France sits Europe’s largest sand dune - just one of the many attractions in the unspoilt region of Aquitaine... read more »
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3
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Destination: Hereford
Sample a taste of Herefordshire with a short break to this surprising English county... read more »
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Destination: Argyll and Bute, Oban
Trip type: Romance, Short Break
You can find baronial splendour, gourmet delights and rock’n’roll décor during a highland fling in Argyll... read more »
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Destination: Lake Como
On Como, one of Italy's loveliest lakes, Verdi wrote La Traviata, while Rossini and Liszt sought inspiration gazing across the peaceful waters to the mountains soaring up from the shore... read more »
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Destination: Loire Valley
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
With some of France’s most beautiful countryside, most stunning chateaux and finest wines, it's no wonder the Loire Valley is a perennial fave... read more »
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Destination: Ronda
Trip type: Short Break
Test your head for heights during a stroll round the picturesque and historic streets of dramatically located Ronda, in southern Spain... read more »
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Northern Italy’s most glamorous lake, Como has inspired countless artists over the centuries and still makes the perfect base for a lazy, laidback weekend... read more »
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Destination: Berlin
The German city is renowned for its world-class art and modern architecture… but did you know about its urban beaches, canals and exotic Balinese gardens? This is the fun side of Berlin... read more »
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Terra Botanica, a theme park about gardens, is France's hottest must-see. And it's just outside Angers, with its medieval streets, massive castle and a world-famous tapestry. ... read more »
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