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Glaswegian's love a good drink - myself included. It's rather fitting then that the city has the best choice of bars, pubs and clubs than you'll find anywhere else in Scotland. 'Mon and take a drink!... read more »
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Destination: Dublin
Traditional music is the rhythm of Dublin's streets and pubs, and this is complemented by a thriving festival scene... read more »
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Destination: Venice
Wonderful holidays are created by wonderful experiences. I have distilled the best moments from over 30 trips to Venice so you can make the most of your short break... read more »
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Destination: London
Trip type: Cultural, Nightlife
A short hop from the tourist-trap West End, there's a part of London brimming with galleries, street markets, gastropubs and converted industrial buildings. Head out on a Saturday and make a day of it... read more »
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Destination: Paris
Trip type: Cultural, Shopping
The Louvre is one of the world's great cultural destinations but the surrounding area also makes a perfect base for shopping and nightlife or simply lapping up chic Parisian life... read more »
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Destination: Leeds
Once famous for its wool and textiles, Leeds is now a cosmopolitan and vibrant city ideal for a short break. The city is home to excellent shopping, culture, food and nightlife ... read more »
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Destination: France, Provence, Avignon
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Savour the South of France on a trip to Avignon on the banks of the Rhone - a magical medieval town famed for its seven popes, ancient architecture and a beloved children's rhyme you may recall... read more »
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Destination: Berlin
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Kreuzberg is the heart of Turkish Berlin and the city's alternative centre, with an energetic mix of colourful buildings, funky eateries and exotic markets... read more »
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Spend a weekend city break in Newcastle Gateshead, and you can discover cupcakes, culture and a city that never sits still... read more »
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4.5
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Destination: Seville
Head to La Macarena district, a little-visited corner of Seville, for a glimpse of an older Spain ... read more »
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Destination: Paris
Cool off in the sticky Parisian summer by exploring one of the French capital’s historic waterways or relaxing by a 19th-century pleasure lake... read more »
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Destination: Glasgow
Always an exciting city to visit, Glasgow has upped its game even more in readiness for Scotland’s ‘Year of Homecoming' in 2009. There's never been a better time to go... ... read more »
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Destination: Berlin
Since the Berlin wall came down, Prenzlauer Berg has been transformed into a happening hub of hip bars, cool boutiques… and trendy young families ... read more »
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Destination: Havana
With music at every turn, you can't help but dance to the beat of the Cuban capital of Havana... read more »
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Destination: Dubrovnik
Dubrovnik’s walled old town may be tiny, but you’ll find enough buried in its nooks and crannies to keep you occupied for days... read more »
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Destination: London
Hoxton is the unofficial centre of contemporary art in London. Its bars, clubs, pool rooms and restaurants are also THE destination for Londoners on a big night out... read more »
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Destination: Madrid
Glazed tiles are a fine Madrid tradition – every bar worth its salt has a tiled façade or interior. Eat, drink, and learn Spanish culture the easy way by visiting the best tiled bars in town... read more »
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Destination: Valencia
Trip type: Beach, Cultural, Nightlife
Spain’s third city, Valencia has plenty of hidden treasures to explore by day, and a nightlife that lasts till dawn the day after... read more »
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Destination: Vilnius
Getting to grips with life in post-Communist Vilnius involves visiting a harrowing museum exhibition, shopping for amber and worshipping at the bust of Frank Zappa ... read more »
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