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#1/23
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4.9
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There is no better way to buy French wine than direct from the maker’s vineyard. Here’s how to swill, sniff, spit and talk like an expert, and the best hotels to stay in... read more »
#2/23
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5
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The Okanagan valley in British Columbia is home to more than 100 wineries that pull in plenty of tourists in summer. But other seasons have advantages for wine-loving tourists too... read more »
#3/23
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5
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Destination: Beaune
At the heart of Burgundy's famous Cote d'Or wine region is the pretty and historic town of Beaune – the perfect base for a French food and wine break, and easily accessible from the UK by train... read more »
#4/23
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4.666665
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Destination: Algarve
Trip type: Beach, Food and Drink
When I need somewhere to really relax and unwind (and enjoy some fabulous food), I head to my villa in the Algarve... read more »
#5/23
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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 »
#6/23
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5
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Destination: Ptuj, Ljutomer
Trip type: Activity, Short Break
Eastern Slovenia is strangely ignored by many, so be one of the few to enjoy the charms of the country's oldest town and take a bike trip on the gorgeous wine road... read more »
#7/23
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5
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In old England, autumn means dull brown leaves and misty mornings; in New England, fall signals a rash of brightly-coloured leaves, clear sunny days and crisp nights. Glorious!... read more »
#8/23
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4.5
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Spend a couple of days in California’s lesser-known wine region of Sonoma, a perfect short break from San Francisco for foodies and wine lovers... read more »
#9/23
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4.5
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Destination: Bordeaux
Bordeaux's city centre, with its 18th-century architecture, has recently become a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It's also a great base for visiting the local vineyards... read more »
#10/23
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4
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Emilia-Romagna: an Italian designer, a vintage wine or maybe even a type of cheese? Some might wonder, because this part of central Italy is not on the typical tourist circuit... read more »
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4
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Destination: Barcelona, Sitges
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
As well as being the birthplace of Spanish bubbly, Catalonia is also the place to discover some amazing modernista masterpieces... read more »
#12/23
Rating:
4
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Destination: McLaren Vale
Trip type: Food and Drink
This compact wine region in South Australia punches well above its weight when it comes to quality wines - and the food and scenery are rather fine too ... read more »
#13/23
Rating:
4
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Destination: Exeter
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Exeter is a convenient base to discover the West Country. I would explore a nearby port with its Dutch architecture, savour local wines and follow a canal for a pint at a local... read more »
#14/23
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4
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The Niagara Falls, on the Canadian and American border, are surely one of nature's wonders. However, with a lovely old town and great wineries in abundance there's more to see than huge waterfalls... read more »
#15/23
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3
(1 comment)
After a bit of sun, sea and winelands? Better get down to the Western Cape region of South Africa... read more »
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3
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Destination: Corfu
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
You can still find peace and rural beauty on Greece’s most popular island, Corfu - just look inland... read more »
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Destination: Martinborough
Trip type: Food and Drink
The tiny New Zealand town of Martinborough is a great place to spend a few days eating and drinking... read more »
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Destination: Navarra
Trip type: Road Trip
From snowy mountains to dusty desert, the stunning landscapes of the small province of Navarra, in northern Spain, are nothing if not varied... read more »
#19/23
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Spotting the plastic surgery round the pool, knocking back Appletinis and exploring the vineyards - it's all part of the fun on a road trip through California... read more »
#20/23
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Destination: Pezenas
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
The Languedoc town of Pezenas was once home to Moliere, France’s most popular playwright, and the creative tradition carries on strong within its medieval streets... read more »
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