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Sprinkeld just west of Moroccan shores, the sun-kissed, pleasantly tempered Canary Islands abound in natural, cultural and archaeological wonders.... read more »
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Destination: Cefalu
After a week walking over the Madonie mountains in northern Sicily, there can be no better prize than the tantalising view of Cefalu... read more »
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Destination: Sardinia
Trip type: Beach, Cultural
Authentic Italian hospitality, wildlife, some of the most unspoilt beaches in Italy and a glimpse into the lives of the ancients - all this packed into a western corner of sun-drenched Sardinia.... read more »
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Destination: Penang
The island of Penang combines the diverse cultures of China, Malaysia and India with the history of the British Empire among beautiful architecture and sandy beaches.... read more »
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Destination: Amiens
New this year, 'Phantoms and Nightmares' exhibitions give further insight into WW1 - and Bay of the Somme has been recognised as one of the most beautiful in the world.... read more »
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Destination: Mombasa, Nairobi, Diani
Trip type: Beach, Cultural
Just an hour's flight from Nairobi you can relax at a Diani Beach luxury hotel overlooking the turquoise Indian Ocean. However, look below the surface and things are not quite what they seem.... read more »
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Destination: Cap Skiring
Enjoy the winter sun with a guaranteed wow factor. Apart from sun worshipping, you can go cycling, fishing or explore the local culture, which has an exotic African flavour... read more »
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From Britain's greatest novelist and a Victorian engineering genius to smashing seafood and an Italian ice cream heaven, the south coast resort of Broadstairs has got the lot ... read more »
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Destination: Frejus
Trip type: Cultural, Family
There's lots to see and do here as well as the beach. Fréjus is a great place to stay while discovering the rest of the Côte D'Azur and the kids won't complain about "another quaint litle village"... read more »
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Destination: Agadir
Take a short flight to Agadir from the UK or the rest of Europe and find yourself immersed in a unique culture. The beach is great too!... read more »
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Destination: Pondicherry
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Cultural
Pondicherry is synonymus with French heritage in India. Many of the monuments in Pondicherry bear an imprint of French influence. Just walk along the streets, you will feel the uniqueness of the city... read more »
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The combination of an exciting horse ride on the unspoilt beach of Holy Island, a cosy B&B and an excellent night out proved to be a fabulous introduction to the north east of England... read more »
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Destination: Hoi An
Trip type: Adventure, Beach, Cultural
Hoi An - totally captivating. This beautifully preserved, ancient town is rich in culture, character and charm... read more »
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Destination: Cape Town
If you are planning a short trip to Cape Town, pray for sunshine and pack your credit card. Expect scenery, good food, shopping and culture, and read my guide to find out what you must see and do... read more »
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Destination: Brighton
Brighton - this super-cool city by the sea has something for everyone; from the arts and culture to clubbing and pubbing....... read more »
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A week's budget travel by bus - with the occasional splurge - in Albania. Castles, ancient sites, historic towns and beaches create a heady mix of adventure... read more »
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Some visitors seem to see Auckland as the boring bit of New Zealand in between the airport and all those extreme sports opportunities, but it is a great holiday destination in its own right... read more »
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Tracking the origins of aviation at Kitty Hawk in the USA's North Carolina, while having a shot at hang gliding and exploring the Outer Banks - an uplifting holiday... read more »
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Destination: Havana, Varadero
Trip type: Beach, Cultural, Family
Relax by the pool of an all-inclusive hotel, take a dip in the warm turquoise Caribbean or explore the streets of one of the world's finest colonial cities. Nowhere quite beats that Cuban rhythm ... read more »
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Most people visiting Montego Bay in Jamaica hide themselves away in all-inclusive hotels, but there's plenty to discover if you get out and about... read more »
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