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Ho Chi Min Mausoleum

Vietnam in 10 days for the Discerning Traveller

Destination: Hanoi

Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hoi An - Ho Chi Min City - Phu Quoc

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Paradise beach, Carriacou

A budget backpacker guide to Grenada and Carriacou

Destination: Grenada

A holiday in paradise for under £500

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Symphony of Lights, Victoria Harbour

Hong Kong on a tight budget

Destination: Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a unique place where east meets west and modernity subtly blends with tradition. Many of the city's attractions can be done for free and others cost just a few HK dollars

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View from Agnanti's restaurant in Glossa

All Greek to me: sailing the Sporades

Destination: Greece

A flotilla holiday is a relaxing way to sail – most of the time, anyway. Joining the fleet in Skiathos, we set a course for Loutraki, the bay of Pelagos and a hilltop restaurant high above Glossa

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Sydney harbour bridge, December 2009

Sensational Sydney, Australia

Destination: Sydney

Energetic, vibrant, classy, chic... from its sleek towering skyscrapers at the heart of the city to its fabulous and fashionable beaches, Sydney is one of the most amazing cities in the world

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Traditional Swiss buildings and medieval architecture on the banks of the Limmat river - Welcome to Baden

The Swiss spa Baden

by msolly

Destination: Baden

A town for all seasons - a break in Baden is a unique alternative to neighbouring Zurich

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The moment I had been waiting for  - the first glimpse of Everest

Can I make it to Mount Everest Base Camp?

Destination: Nepal

I fancied a holiday with a difference, I booked a trek to Mount Everest Base Camp. This was the biggest unknown I had ever faced in my life

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Scenic cycling in southern England

Destination: Hampshire

Get active, be kind to the environment and see some stunning scenery - check out these suggestions for some great routes to explore by bike on the Hampshire/West Sussex borders

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Sunset at Cap de l'Homy

South-west France for surfers

by r_lanc

Destination: Mimizan

With its quiet campsites shaded by pines, its beautiful people and glorious Basque cuisine, South-west France offers more than just good surf and beaches. Head for Mimizan, Hossegor and Guéthary

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The Spit

Sydney for free

Destination: Sydney

This guide is going out to those legions of skint backpackers Down Under, determined to make the most of their time in Sydney despite their shrinking wallets

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