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#1/43
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4.666665
(3 comments)
South Africa has been in the spotlight recently for the 2010 World Cup - but it also deserves celebrating for its fantastic spa retreats. Here are my tried-and-tested personal top three ... read more »
#2/43
Rating:
4.5
(9 comments)
Destination: Manchester
Manchester more than lives up to the 'hedonistic party town' hype, but the city also has much to offer in the daytime. Read this guide to learn more about Manchester's lesser-known sober side...... read more »
#3/43
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Leicestershire
Trip type: Short Break, Spa
Great treatments, good food, unashamed indulgence... there are plenty of reasons to join the regulars at Ragdale Hall in Leicestershire... read more »
#4/43
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
If you're looking for the perfect honeymoon destination, it's hard to top the Seychelles, where the beaches are drop-dead gorgeous and the seas really are as turqoise as the brochures promise... read more »
#5/43
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Machu Picchu
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
If a four-day mountain trek in Peru seems too much like hard work, try it with the help of locals, the psychological reward of Machu Picchu – and a fabulous hotel at the end. This is how I did it... read more »
#6/43
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Sliema, Valletta, Comino, Mdina
Trip type: Short Break, Spa
You might think it’s just a big, hot rock in the Med, but there’s a whole lot more to Malta than meets the eye ... read more »
#7/43
Rating:
5
(3 comments)
Forget Majorca's package-holiday image - the island's capital, Palma, makes a decidedly chic choice for a short break, with a lovely old town, great bars and restaurants, and even a crowd-free beach... read more »
#8/43
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
From brave little trains tunnelling through the mountains of Norway to luxurious vintage carriages trundling east to Istanbul, Europe is criss-crossed with romantic railway rides... read more »
#9/43
Rating:
4.5
(5 comments)
The largest of the Ionian Islands, Kefalonia (Cephalonia) is the crown jewel among the surrounding gems of Corfu, Lefkas, Ithaca, Kythira, Zakynthos and Paxos... read more »
#10/43
Rating:
4.5
(4 comments)
The most romantic break of my life started with candlelit tapas and poolside sangria in Seville and ended in Extremadura, in a hotel so heart-breakingly beautiful we could barely step outside ... read more »
#11/43
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Bloomfield Lodge, hidden away in the rainforest of Far North Queensland, is the perfect destination to relax and unwind. Remote yet luxurious, it’s also a base for exploring the Great Barrier Reef... read more »
#12/43
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Havana
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Havana's historic centre is the atmospheric place to stay in the Cuban capital – just don't count on a room with a view... read more »
#13/43
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Manihi
Trip type: Beach, Honeymoon, Romance
Manihi in French Polynesia is a unique combination of the idylls of pure escapism: a largely undeveloped tropical paradise, but gilded with a touch of unassuming luxury that makes it hard to resist... read more »
#14/43
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Baden
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break, Spa
A town for all seasons - a break in Baden is a unique alternative to neighbouring Zurich... read more »
#15/43
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Las Vegas
Don't chuck your hard-earned cash away. Avoid over-priced meals, find free drinks, and save your money for your buy-ins... read more »
#16/43
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Scotland has no shortage of luxurious hotels - but here, after careful consideration, are the ultimate retreats that are guaranteed to impress... read more »
#17/43
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Paris
Seeking a romantic getaway? Look no further than Paris, city of lights, love and seriously swanky hotels... read more »
#18/43
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Times may be tough - but there are bargains to be had, even at the luxury end of the market. Here are my tips for top hotel breaks in Ireland that won't break the bank... read more »
#19/43
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Benidorm
Design might not be the first thing you associate with Benidorm, but the mega resort on the Costa Blanca is a microcosm of 1960s and 70s architecture. The contemporary buildings are pretty groovy, too... read more »
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Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Brussels
As well as being the headquarters of the European Commission, Brussels has plenty more to offer as the destination for an exciting business trip... read more »
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