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Destination: Sydney
Energetic, vibrant, classy, chic... from its sleek towering skyscrapers at the heart of the city to its fabulous and fashionable beaches, Sydney is one of the most amazing cities in the world... read more »
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Destination: Sydney
Get away from the tourist clichés in Potts Point, one of Sydney’s trendiest and most vibrant of suburbs. ... read more »
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Destination: London
For centuries the site of an important market Covent Garden has been transformed into a modern, major tourist attraction where street entertainers and musicians add to the bustling market atmosphere. ... read more »
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Destination: Florence
We made our first visit to Florence with great anticipation. We hoped that we would find fabulous art treasures, a historic centre and great food in a stylish city. We were not disappointed... read more »
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Destination: Paris
Paris is increasingly expensive but my guide shows where, and how, a food-loving retiree (of limited means) managed to eat well on a 2-day culture trip!... read more »
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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 »
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Destination: Cairo
OK, so everybody wants to see the pyramids, but when you're in Cairo, the largest city in Africa, shouldn't you be able to think of something else to do afterwards?... read more »
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Destination: Oxford
Oxford is known for its great colleges with their beautiful quads and "dreaming spires", unique museums and water meadow rambles. Combine these with the annual literary festival for a memorable visit... read more »
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Destination: Bangkok
What to see in Bangkok? - a mesmerising selection in a short space of time. This guide may help you decide on the best places to visit during your short stay... read more »
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Famous the world over for his exquisite shoes, follow in the footsteps of Jimmy Choo as he shares his favourite parts of Malaysia - his treasured homeland... read more »
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Destination: London
Trip type: Cultural, Shopping
Think you have to be a millionaire to shop here? Think again. Everyone can find their own slice of luxury in this wonderful part of London... read more »
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Destination: Berlin, Germany
Germany: Berlin is an all dancing, all singing, vibrant city, sadly with a turbulent history. Taking a few hours out and walking the Berlin Wall is 'living history' and well worth the effort... read more »
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Destination: Tunisia
Trip type: Beach, Cultural, Family
Seeking a destination that’s easy to reach, not too harsh on your bank account and offers something for almost everyone? Try Tunisia! (Just watch out for the country’s many answers to Del Boy)... read more »
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Destination: Shanghai
10 little nuggets of information I wish I'd known before I travelled to Shanghai... read more »
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Destination: Istanbul
Istanbul is not just a treasure-trove of ancient wonders; it has a modern side and a vibrant art and shopping scene. The latest European Capital of Culture is a great place to spend a long weekend... read more »
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Destination: Bangkok
Trip type: Cultural, Eco, Shopping
Searching for something a little different to take home from your holiday? Fed up with haggling over the price of things? The regular Thai Craft Fair in Bangkok might just be the place for you ... read more »
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Destination: Glasgow
Scotland's Glasgow is emerging from its dark past into an era of stylish shopping, trendy designers, fantastic Victorian buildings and some top-notch food... read more »
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Destination: Exeter
Exeter, the historic capital city of Devon, has so much going for it that any visitor would be hard pressed to exhaust all the options during a weekend, or even a week. Read on for my recommendations... read more »
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Destination: Bath
A romantic night in Bath without the kids provided plenty of fun, plenty of food and a perfect, unique place to stay... read more »
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