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5
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When I decided to ask my girlfriend to marry me, I shunned proposal hotspots Paris and Venice as too cliché. Instead, we headed to Slovenia, where Lake Bled provided the perfect romantic backdrop... read more »
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Destination: Amalfi Coast
A few hundred tourists can turn the steep cliffs, coves and narrow roads of Positano and Amalfi into human cattle runs. For a taste of the Italian good life and how the peninsula used to be, head west... read more »
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5
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Destination: Paris
Paris by day is a wonderful place, but after dark the 'city of light' comes to life. The Eiffel Tower sparkles, the Seine is illuminated and the streets seem to glow as cosy cafés and bars beckon... read more »
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Base yourself in Port Stephens – home to 30km of sand dunes, wildlife spotting opportunities and lovely eco retreats – and explore the smaller, boutique wineries of the Hunter Valley... read more »
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4
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By: Jo Page
Destination: Ile de Re
Trip type: Beach, Eco, Family
Dune-backed beaches, chic shops, cycle paths and perhaps a glimpse of Johnny Depp... the Ile de Ré is one of France’s most alluring holiday islands - but pick your base carefully in high season... read more »
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Known as Red Bologna for its revolutionary past, and famed as the gastronomic centre of Italy, the ancient capital of the Emilia-Romagna region gives Florence a run for its money... read more »
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4
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Destination: Maldives
At the luxurious Huvafen Fushi in the Maldives, water is everywhere. From stilted villas, plunge pools and an underwater spa to stingray feeding times and snorkelling in the lagoon, it's hard to avoid... read more »
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4
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Destination: Paris
It's easy to work up an appetite strolling around the alluring city of Paris, but difficult to know where to eat. Read my guide to my favourite quaint and quirky eateries ... read more »
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4
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Destination: Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Trip type: Short Break
There’s no need to jet off to far flung places when you can get golden beaches, luxury hotels and gorgeous countryside right on your doorstep, in the Isle of Wight... read more »
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4
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Destination: Palmyra
Watching the sun set over the vast ruins of Palmyra, an ancient wonder miles from anywhere, in the middle of the Syrian desert, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience... read more »
#11/26
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4
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Market stalls piled high with lovely food, trattoria waiters with time to chat and no queues (except at Tiffany's on Christmas Eve, but that's another story); Florence and Pisa are a delight in winter... read more »
#12/26
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4
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Bruges has more to offer than just chocolate or beer, and can be just as romantic as the likes of Paris or Rome.... read more »
#13/26
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3.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Paris
Paris evokes images of l'amour, romantic dinners, strolls along the Seine, fine wines... and far too much to see and do. To make the most of a short city break, follow the tips of one who is smitten... read more »
#14/26
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3
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We wanted to celebrate our wedding anniversary with good food, relaxation and romance in a boutique hotel with a bit of a adventure thrown in. We got a bit more adventure than we bargained for!... read more »
#15/26
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3
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Destination: Prague
It's a fact that Prague has joined the stag weekend destinations. But choose the right time and, for a romantic weekend of sightseeing, history, culture, shopping and food and drink, it’s hard to beat... read more »
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Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Paris
Trip type: Short Break
Paris is often described as a city for romance, but it also makes the perfect getaway from your partner. Just don’t forget to go home afterwards... ... read more »
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3
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Destination: Baa Atoll
Trip type: Beach, Honeymoon, Romance
In the remote Baa Atoll, Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu has everything you could want from an affordable, luxurious, romantic and remote island with the serene natural beauty of beach, sea, vegetation and fish... read more »
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3
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Destination: Cayman Brac
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Honeymoon
Visitors are only just returning to Cayman Brac after hurricane Paloma hit in 2008. But its unspoilt, rugged charm, is drawing them back to this quirky and least developed island of the Caribbean.... read more »
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Rating:
3
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Destination: Rajasthan, Jaipur
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
In the most beautiful garden I've ever seen, the emerald feathers of a squawking parrot catch my eyes as I lift them from my notepad. I'm in India, in a place called Samode Bagh...... read more »
#20/26
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3
(1 comment)
Australia isn’t the first place people tend to think of for honeymoons but with incredibly varied landscapes and some amazing hotels, it’s actually perfect romantic break territory... read more »
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