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Lincoln's bust in the Parque Forestal

Santiago in a day

Destination: Santiago

Even with only a short time to spend in Chile's capital Santiago, you can get a great impression of the lively city. Here's a walking tour of my favourite parts to help you cram in as much as possible

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French Cuisine:  Escargot

Surprising Strasbourg: eating, drinking and exploring

Destination: Strasbourg

Strasbourg is probably the ultimate European City, combining French and German cultures. Fine dining, fine wine and fine buildings are on offer

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Stained glass depiction of Chesterfield (Photo © Jon Bigg)

Chesterfield: historic time out from modern motorway madness

Destination: Chesterfield

Driving from Devon to Newcastle with fidgety children could have been a fraught experience. An overnight stop at Chesterfield in the Peak District relieved the tedium and refreshed body and mind.

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