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4.57143
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Nicaragua is Central America's best kept secret. It offers volcanoes, lakes, culture and beaches. It will appeal particularly to the independent traveller and to all budgets... read more »
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4.666665
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Follow in Daniel Craig's footsteps at the opera in Bregenz. The scenery and the drama onstage will overwhelm any cinematic experience and the beauty of Lake Constance's towns will enchant you... read more »
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5
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Destination: Oslo
Jotunheimen (which means 'home of the giants') is one of the best places in Norway for lovers of the great outdoors, with magnificent mountains and beautiful lakeside trails to explore... read more »
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5
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It's worth taking time to explore the back roads through the French Alps, one of the most beautiful and dramatic regions in the whole of Europe... read more »
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5
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Stretch those sea legs and say so long to stress, with a cruise around the riverside hostelries of East Anglia ... read more »
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4
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Destination: Zurich
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Zurich may have an image of staunch conservatism but there are fun and games to be found on every street during a weekend break ... read more »
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4
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Destination: Japan
Trip type: Cultural
In the northernmost reaches of Japan lies Osorezan, or "Fear Mountain". Here, you can picnic with the dead and meet shaman priestesses, many of them blind, who commune with spirits... read more »
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4
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The canals that link Gothenburg and Stockholm, the North Sea and the Baltic, come alive when turn-of-the-century boats cruise along them, in a river trip unlike any other in Europe... read more »
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4
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Destination: Lake District
Trip type: Activity, Short Break
The Lake District doesn’t just have some of the best scenery in the world; it also has some of the best lanes and tracks for easy cycling... read more »
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4
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Destination: Stockholm
Forget Sweden's reputation for being expensive - with a weak Swedish Krona your holiday cash goes further in Stockholm than you might imagine... read more »
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3
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Away from the bright lights and tacky trinkets, it is still possible to experience the lakes, bush and mountains that were the original draw for visitors to the area.... read more »
#12/25
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3
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Within an hour of Geneva airport lies the hidden gem of Annecy, where spending a few days by the lake is the perfect antidote to a busy life and hectic work schedule... read more »
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Rating:
3
(3 comments)
Destination: Bansko
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
Bansko in Bulgaria provides budget winter skiing, but when the snow melts in early June the Pirin mountain range reveals a fantastic area of peaks and lakes, threaded with well-marked hiking paths... read more »
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3
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Toronto is the hub of the east coast of Canada and it can be used as a base to explore the rest of Ontario. It is multicultural, lively, interesting and, most importantly, easy to travel around... read more »
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2.5
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Destination: Slovenia, Bled
As a winter sports destination, Slovenia is often overshadowed by its more famous neighbours - yet the resorts here offer crowd-free slopes, plenty of variety and bargain prices!... read more »
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0
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Destination: Ladakh
Trip type: Adventure, Cultural, Eco
Known as Little Tibet, Ladakh is a bastion of Buddhist calm, located on the old Silk Route and home to remote villages that are just beginning to welcome tourists... read more »
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Destination: Quebec
Trip type: Activity
An exhilarating trip to Canada’s French province of Quebec leaves you breathless and panting for more ... read more »
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Destination: Tampere
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Finland’s first industrial city has moved smoothly into the 21st century. Compact, walkable and lively, Tampere flanks the rapids that gave it birth and still give it a special energy... read more »
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Destination: Joensuu
Trip type: Cultural, Eco, Short Break
If your knowledge of Finland is limited to Lordi and lakes, head for Joensuu in July to discover beautiful countryside and probably the greenest music festival ever... read more »
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The dark pine forests, deep valleys and cascading waterfalls of southwest Germany’s Black Forest region are a joy to explore... read more »
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