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4
(3 comments)
Most visitors will know Padstow for its famous resident chef Rick Stein and his myriad of eateries, but there is so much more to this charming Cornish harbour town than fruits de mare and fine wine. ... read more »
#2/93
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0
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Toll-Free roads to Lake Garda and Lake Konstanz for cash-strapped campers, and pound-stretched tourists with trailers in tow! ... read more »
#3/93
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4.666665
(4 comments)
Destination: Vancouver
Make the most of an excellent public transport network to see the sights of the shining jewel of Canada’s West Coast... read more »
#4/93
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4
(5 comments)
The tranquil middle Thames is Wind in the Willows country. My guide visits sites immortalized in Kenneth Grahame's book as well as Jerome K Jerome's Three Men in a Boat... read more »
#5/93
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: France
The Ariege is an oft-overlooked department of France, containing the Couserans region: nestled in the fresh mountain landscape of the Pyrenees, it has a timeless beauty and charm all of its own... read more »
#6/93
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4.333335
(6 comments)
The Flinders Ranges offer some of the most stunning outback scenery in Australia and a chance to glimpse another way of life by staying on the sheep stations. ... read more »
#7/93
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4.833335
(8 comments)
Enjoy a more leisurely cycle and appreciate seascapes, heritage and history rather than making a mad dash to reach Britain's northernmost point ... read more »
#8/93
Rating:
4.25
(4 comments)
Destination: Guernsey
Golden beaches, rolling hills, heavenly seafood - Guernsey has everything you could want from a far-flung island getaway. But this little slice of paradise is less than an hour's flight from the UK...... read more »
#9/93
Rating:
4.42857
(10 comments)
One day a gurgling waterfall surrounded by luxuriant oleanders,the next an endless sweep of golden sand. Countryside and beach co-exist beautifully here and you're absolutely spoilt for choice ... read more »
#10/93
Rating:
4
(7 comments)
Destination: Josselin, Malestroit, Lizio
Trip type: Activity, Family
Brittany is full of wonderful places. Do you want chateaux, modern history, coarse fishing, water activities, walking and cycling? Or do you want to chill out and eat well? Brittany has it all... read more »
#11/93
Rating:
4.57143
(14 comments)
Destination: Dalmally, Taynuilt
Trip type: Activity, Short Break
Enjoy the solitude of Loch Awe's single track road, stand in the spot where Scotland's first king was inaugurated and stay in a gourmet Bed and Breakfast with views of ancient standing stones... read more »
#12/93
Rating:
3.5
(3 comments)
Destination: Winchester
Winchester is famous for being the former capital of the UK and the setting for Keats' 'To Autumn'. Now the city provides the perfect setting for break away from it all... read more »
#13/93
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Southport, Hornsea, York
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
Are you up for a challenge? Why not have a UK adventure holiday with a difference and cycle or walk the width of England along the Trans Pennine Trail... read more »
#14/93
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4.666665
(4 comments)
The Peak District is one of England's rural highlights. By staying in Buxton, you can enjoy the best of town and country and discover some amazing food and drink on the doorstep of the great outdoors... read more »
#15/93
Rating:
4
(7 comments)
Cycle Scotland's most notorious mountain pass, visit a romantic castle, tour a whisky distillery, ride a steam train, and enjoy some of the best scenery in the country ... read more »
#16/93
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4
(1 comment)
Gloucestershire's Forest of Dean is one of the UK's lesser-known but most beautiful forests. With oak woodland full of walking routes, cycle tracks and waterways, it makes for a great activity break... read more »
#17/93
Rating:
5
(3 comments)
Destination: Oslo, Norway
Trip type: Activity, Cultural, Family
It’s a country known for fjords, midnight sun and blue-eyed blondes – and for extortionate prices, but don’t let that put you off. There are ways to see Norway on a budget... read more »
#18/93
Rating:
2.666665
(3 comments)
Destination: Rovinj
The pretty coastal town of Rovinj in Istria is such a chilled out place with cycling and easy boat travel. Hotel Park is in a superb location between the old town and Punte Corrente forest park... read more »
#19/93
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
Destination: Slovakia
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
Climb, hike and cycle among the rock towers, gorges and ravines of this beautiful but unknown part of Slovakia - but hurry before everyone else discovers Sulovske Skaly too... read more »
#20/93
Rating:
4
(5 comments)
It was difficult to climb Pyla's scorching sands, but when I arrived at the top, I had a strange feeling of peace and a 360 degree-view of blues and greens to rest my eyes on... read more »
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