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#1/39
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5
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You can travel to Morocco from the UK or anywhere in Europe without the need to fly. This guide shows you how to do it from London in about two days... read more »
#2/39
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5
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Take a trip to the Tunisian resort of Sousse and you'll find glorious beaches, superb seafood and an historic old city, with the ritzy new marina at Port El Kantaoui just a short ride away... read more »
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5
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The Masai Mara, thanks to countless films and TV shows, is a magnet for tourists wanting that real safari experience. But stay at a camp outside the Reserve and enjoy the wildlife without the crowds... read more »
#4/39
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4.6
(7 comments)
Shaba, in Kenya's arid north, remains relatively unvisited. Conservationist Joy Adamson, of Born Free fame, lived and died here - now you can safari in the same savage, beautiful land she called home... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Cape Town
Trip type: Short Break
There are two waterfronts in Cape Town, and one is definitely more exciting than the other... read more »
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5
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Destination: Fes
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
There's more to Morocco than Marrakech. Fes is largely ignored by British tourists, yet spending a few days here is a fascinating experience, like travelling back in time to the Middle Ages... read more »
#7/39
Rating:
5
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Destination: Marrakech
Trip type: Short Break
Marrakech has become a fashionable luxury destination, all boutique riads and fancy Moroccan cuisine. But you can still enjoy it on a budget, just as the hippies who flocked here in the Sixties did... read more »
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4.5
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Destination: Marrakech
If shopping's your thing, then head to Marrakech, where bartering for a bargain is an ancient art form. You can shop till you drop and then recharge in one of the city’s boutique riads... read more »
#9/39
Rating:
4.5
(10 comments)
Destination: Tangier
Trip type: Short Break
Hire a local guide to help you navigate the medina, sleep in a converted riad, enjoy Tangier cooking at its finest and sample the mint tea in legendary cafés... read more »
#10/39
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4.666665
(4 comments)
Namibia is a country of extreme wild beauty, unique landscapes and, of course, wildlife. But it’s not all about the big five; Namibia is where the desert comes alive – if you know where to look...... read more »
#11/39
Rating:
4.333335
(6 comments)
Destination: Namibia
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
Looking for somewhere remote with stunning scenery? An exclusive eco-friendly holiday in the wilderness? Visit Namibia's Skeleton Coast, its desert, dunes and wildlife and camp in a dry riverbed.... read more »
#12/39
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4.333335
(4 comments)
If you're a first-time visitor to Marrakech, this guide shows you where to eat and drink, and gives you tips to have a hassle-free time... read more »
#13/39
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4
(1 comment)
By: Lara
Destination: Marrakech
The magic of the Marrakech Medina lies in its twists and turns. However, there is no need to get lost, simply follow my advice to find the best sights ... read more »
#14/39
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Morocco
Trip type: Activity, Short Break
Morocco’s premier surf destination, Tagazhoute is a return to how surfing should be - but with developers eyeing up the coast, it won't stay that way for ever...... read more »
#15/39
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4
(1 comment)
No internet, no pollution, no hope for mobiles and no decisions about where to go for dinner - Namibia's the perfect place to get lost... read more »
#16/39
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Isalo
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
No pay, no news, no reviews. ... read more »
#17/39
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
The Moroccan city of Marrakesh is a frenzied, fascinating place, where the lives of the locals are played out like street theatre - go now for an incredible experience that will last a lifetime... read more »
#18/39
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Marrakech
Trip type: Short Break
Exotic, beautiful and just four hours’ flight away – what could be better than a magical weekend in Marrakesh?... read more »
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Rating:
4
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Destination: Essaouira
Head to Essaouira, on Morocco’s Atlantic coast, for some laidback beach life and the chance to feel the wind in your sails as you learn the art of kitesurfing... read more »
#20/39
Rating:
4
(5 comments)
Destination: Kenya
Trip type: Activity, Eco, Honeymoon
Experience Kenya between June and September as approximately two million wildebeest, zebra and gazelle cross the mighty Mara and Talek river... read more »
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