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Leeds Town Hall

How to spend a weekend in Leeds

Destination: Leeds

Once famous for its wool and textiles, Leeds is now a cosmopolitan and vibrant city ideal for a short break. The city is home to excellent shopping, culture, food and nightlife

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Lille is a cross-Channel flip for class... and chips

Destination: Lille

Eurostar has brought Lille within 100 minutes of London. A French city reborn and buzzing with prosperity, it would be silly not to take advantage

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In the heart of Trastevere

Rome, Italy : a feast of art, architecture and gastronomy

Destination: Rome

In Rome for another day, or on a return visit? Read my ideal itinerary for seeing the cultural sights, art and amazing architecture of the Eternal City – and sampling its foodie delights

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Belle Vallee gardens in winter

A chateau or two in enchanting Normandy

Destination: France

Experience the ultimate unwind when you explore the peaceful picture-postcard spa towns and villages of rural northern France

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Museum Plantin-Moretus

A weekend in Antwerp

Destination: Antwerp

All you need to know for the perfect city break in Antwerp

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The American Cafe, a tribute to Art Nouveau where Mata Hari had her wedding reception.

The delights of a short break in Amsterdam

by kozmik

Destination: Amsterdam

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...

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Porthmeor

St Ives: a haven for art, fine foods and fun in the surf

Destination: St Ives

St Ives boasts effortless charm and beauty. A perfect destination with everything you could wish for...and more!

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The highly influential 'modern' style of Toulouse-Lautrec promoting the Moulin Rouge and 'La Goulue'

France - a weekend in Paris to remember

by kozmik

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

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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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Mt. Tiede

The Canary Islands: A Volcanic Masterpiece

Destination: Tenerife

Sprinkeld just west of Moroccan shores, the sun-kissed, pleasantly tempered Canary Islands abound in natural, cultural and archaeological wonders.

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