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5
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Largely ignored by tourists, Ethiopia has some of Africa's most dramatic scenery and a wealth of fascinating cultural sights that reveal the mysteries of ancient civilisations... read more »
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5
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Iceland is delightfully surprising; it's pristine and beautiful, friendly and quirky. In summer, the sun never sets, and there’s plenty to do, whether you're feeling sporty, lazy or just plain hungry... read more »
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5
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Destination: Mossel Bay
Trip type: Activity
Lace up a pair of boots for some rewarding walking along South Africa’s beautiful Oystercatcher Trail. Champagne and oysters included...... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Churchill
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
Every year, as the ice freezes on Hudson Bay, polar bears gather near the town of Churchill in northern Canada. On my first day, I saw 10 or 12 of them – plus an abundance of other arctic wildlife... read more »
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4.5
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Venture to Australia’s Top End between April and October, and you can enjoy Darwin at its sunny, lively best, with everything from jumping crocodiles to didgeridoo drum 'n' bass... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Reykjavik
Trip type: Activity, Short Break
Collapsed banks, rude locals, an impossible language and less than tropical weather make Iceland seem like the holiday from hell. So what is the appeal?... read more »
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5
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Borneo is a land of mystery, an exotic, untamed destination. Following the headhunters' trail makes for a uniquely cultural experience, as modern life merges gently with ancient customs... read more »
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Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Destination: La Palma
With volcanoes, mountains, forests and waterfalls, La Palma is a paradise for nature lovers in the Canary Islands ... read more »
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4.333335
(6 comments)
Destination: Halong Bay
Halong Bay, Vietnam - a serene sea with thousands of limestone pinnacles and outcrops, stunning scenery, caves and a floating village. Read about my totally magical and surreal experience ... read more »
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4
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Destination: Western Cape
The Garden Route is South Africa's classic road trip, following the dramatic Indian Ocean coastline and taking in whales, walks and wine-tasting along the way... read more »
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4
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From artisan cheeses and blackberry wine to rooms in the trees and goats on the roof, these are the must-see highlights of a trip to Vancouver Island, on Canada's west coast... read more »
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Rating:
4
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Destination: Tucson
Looking for heat and then some? Head off to Tucson in southern Arizona; I guarantee you won’t need to take a sweater... read more »
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4
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While New Zealand's South Island tourists' flock to Queenstown and Fiordland, the Southern Scenic Route leads to a haven of peace and quiet on the Catlins coast... read more »
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Rating:
4
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Destination: Potes
Trip type: Activity, Cultural
The 22-kilometre gorge which separates Liébana, in northern Spain’s Picos de Europa, from the coast may explain why this stunning mountain landscape has escaped mainstream tourism... read more »
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Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Canyons, mountains and waterfalls; hearthlands, gum trees and old tin sheds; stalagmites, stalactites and an underground river. The Blue Mountains offers them all, with fine food and culture to boot... read more »
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Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Croyde
Trip type: Activity, Beach
South-west England is awash with places claiming to be surf heaven. Croyde Bay in North Devon is the genuine article, with a perfect beach, great waves, sheltering dunes – and a quiet village... read more »
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Rating:
3
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Destination: Pemberton, Perth
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
Nestled in a quiet valley, four hours' drive south of Perth, lies the little town of Pemberton. Surrounded by forests of the world’s largest hardwood trees, it's the perfect spot for a romantic break... read more »
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Rating:
3
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Lazing on a sunny afternoon...taking a trip down the tow-paths of the Shropshire Union canal.... read more »
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Rating:
3
(2 comments)
Destination: Bali, Sanur
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Beach
The water is warm, the corals are magnificent and marine life is varied and abundant. What are you waiting for? Bali has a large number of dive sites to be explored... read more »
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Rating:
3
(1 comment)
By: Lyn Eyb
Destination: Katoomba
Trip type: Activity
On Sydney's doorstep is one of Australia's most accessible wilderness areas, the Blue Mountains - well worth heading to for a breathtaking break from the city ... read more »
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