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#1/16
Rating:
5
(6 comments)
Explore North Wales on beautifully restored narrow-gauge steam trains. This guide takes you on an unforgettable journey on the Welsh Highland Railway ... read more »
#2/16
Rating:
4.8
(7 comments)
Steam engines, steep gradients, Pullman carriages and gorgeous scenery. Welcome to the Ffestiniog Railway; a wonderful way to explore North Wales ... read more »
#3/16
Rating:
4.8
(6 comments)
Destination: Mostar
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
The Mostar bridge is perhaps the most recognisable landmark in Bosnia Herzegovina. This makes it a busy place, but there is a way to see it without the crowds... ... read more »
#4/16
Rating:
4.25
(5 comments)
Travel on two of Wales' greatest little train journeys; the Conwy Valley line from mountain to seaside and the Great Orme Tramway to a nature reserve with white goats and wild flowers.... read more »
#5/16
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Paris
Montmartre is just a mile from the Gare du Nord where the Eurostar train will deposit you for a weekend of frankly shocking exuberance. There's a new dance in town which is not for the faint-hearted... read more »
#6/16
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Hampi, Hospet
It is a little like Kathmandu used to be, before the tourist numbers swelled. In Hampi, southern India, a laid-back, easy-going welcome awaits travellers at what is now a World Heritage site... read more »
#7/16
Rating:
4
(11 comments)
Destination: Zadar
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Take a rowing boat to Zadar's old town and discover medieval loveliness, Roman ruins, fine dining and an organ played by the Adriatic Sea! ... read more »
#8/16
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Agra
Some call it the most beautiful building on earth, the eighth wonder of the world – but without an expert's guidance, the Taj Mahal in India can leave visitors cold. Here are my insider tips... read more »
#9/16
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
An artistic weekend in Amsterdam designed to give you a taste for continental living. And how! Prepare to lose a few clothes and inhibitions along the way...... read more »
#10/16
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
Destination: Prague
It is one of Europe's best preserved medieval city centres, with a touch of Bohemian fantasy. If you have ever wondered what it's like to travel back in time, Prague is your kind of place... read more »
#11/16
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
You can tour the White House and Michelle Obama's vegetable patch if you wish, but there is more to Washington than political life – museums, art galleries and colonial Georgetown, for a start... read more »
#12/16
Rating:
2
(1 comment)
Destination: London
Spend a few days exploring the River Thames and you will get to know the true London from a unique perspective as unknown sides to the capital become gloriously clear. ... read more »
#13/16
Rating:
0
(0 comments)
The wild coast of California, with its long white sands, surfers and never-ending breakers, is familiar from song lyrics and movies. To experience it for real, check out these four San Diego beaches... read more »
#14/16
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With its 60 miles of coast, Goa in India has a beach (and a hotel) to suit every taste, from budget to super-luxury. It's not quite like the old days, but there are spots where you can truly chill out... read more »
#15/16
Rating:
5
(4 comments)
Destination: Prague
Experience the elegant café culture of a bygone era in the best of Prague’s sumptuous grand cafés... read more »
#16/16
Rating:
5
(7 comments)
Destination: Olomouc
Olomouc with its old town square, cobblestones and astronomical clock is like Prague, but without the crowds... read more »
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