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5
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Destination: Lodeve
It's spring, and sleepy Lodeve is stirring, as visitors head for this corner of Southern France. Billed as the gateway to the Mediterranean, it's quite unique, and definitely worth stopping by... read more »
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New York is a uniquely idiosyncratic city - and it's almost impossible to chart in a simple travel guide. The only advice? Make sure you know Fifth and Seventh Avenues!... read more »
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5
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Destination: Lautoka
Trip type: Beach, Gap Year, Nightlife
A holiday in Fiji tastes sweeter during Lautoka's annual Sugar Festival. Find out what else to do in Fiji's second city, where the locals sway to a Bollywood beat... read more »
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4.666665
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Destination: Dorset
Fossil-strewn beaches, amazing drives, endless countryside and a foodie culture to whet your appetite - welcome to West Dorset, second home to Masterchef winner and New Zealander Mat Follas... read more »
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Destination: Chester
Welcome to my Chester - a small city crammed with history, great shopping, upmarket hotels, lively nightlife and a tasty food scene. Ideal for a short break in the north west of England... read more »
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5
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Lake Placid, in upstate New York, is not just a monster movie – it’s where the ski jumping career of "The Eagle" literally took off, and a stunning winter sports hotspot... read more »
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4.5
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Destination: Shropshire
Looking for a family day out in Shropshire? The streams, trails and heather-covered hills of the Long Mynd may be the answer. It's also a centre for sports, from riding and golf to hang-gliding... read more »
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4
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Destination: Orlando
Although Orlando is indisputably the world's theme-park capital, there is more to this part of Florida than Disney-esque magic, a colossal mouse and topsy-turvy rides for adrenaline junkies... read more »
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4
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Berchtesgaden is a small town nestling in the Bavarian Alps and is surrounded by mountains and lakes that offer visitors a variety of activities whatever the season, here is the best of summer...... read more »
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Destination: Hastings
Trip type: Beach, Family, Short Break
With a mix of stylish hotels, interesting shops, history and leisure, Hastings is a salty seaside town that's definitely on the up... read more »
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When time is short, how do you narrow down Europe's tourist sights to just a handful? From the Swiss Alps and London to Granada, St Petersburg and Versailles, here are five that will stir the soul... read more »
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4
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Destination: Newcastle
Combine healthy, physical, outdoor exercise with great entertainment, fine lodgings and homely food for that well-rounded weekend break or short holiday in Ireland... read more »
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Destination: Ethiopia
Ethiopia is one of Africa's most enticing destinations and one of the world's last great exotic spots. Travelling through by road reveals the its best kept secrets and makes your trip unforgettable... read more »
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3.5
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The ancient city of Persepolis, 'half the world' in Esfehan, and some of the friendliest people in the world await the intrepid visitor to ancient Persia... read more »
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3
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Destination: Colva
Trip type: Beach, Family, Winter Sun
This is one of the longest beaches in the world, and one of the most beautiful. Even though mass tourism has arrived it is still a place of wonder, magic and calm. As my return visit reminds me.... read more »
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3
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Destination: Biarritz
Trip type: Beach, Family, Short Break
Biarritz on the French Atlantic Coast is the perfect weekend get-away. For what to do during a three day break to make the most of this beautiful town (without spending a fortune), read on... read more »
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3
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Bavaria, the largest state in Germany, has a lot to offer – mountains, lakes and vibrant cities. 2010 boasts notable anniversaries and is the perfect time to visit... read more »
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3
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Destination: New York City
Here is my easy-to-read guide with a dozen tips on New York sightseeing, hotels, shopping, discounts, Thanksgiving, eating out, Broadway theatre shows, Abercrombie & Fitch and more…... read more »
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Destination: Stoupa
Trip type: Cultural, Family, Romance
Hidden on the southern tip of mainland Greece is the stunning resort of Stoupa; a traditional fishing village that simply oozes personality and charm.... read more »
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Rating:
3.333335
(5 comments)
Destination: Hong Kong
Among the neon signs, glass sky scrapers, frenzied street activity and fast, silent underground trains, remnants of a gentler age still exist in the form of rattly trams, cable cars, boats and trains... read more »
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