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Few ever get to see all of Rome

Rome: off the beaten track in the city's ancient centre

Destination: Rome

A Roman holiday, whether romancing by the Tiber or standing fast with the gladiators, always excites and fascinates. My guide shows how to see the ancient centre without paying top tourist prices

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A quiet lane in Oltrarno, where few tourists tread

The other side of Florence

Destination: Florence

Cross the Arno, leave the Uffizi and other famous landmarks of Florence behind, and enter a world of real shops, bars full of locals, traditional food and artisan workshops. This is the Oltrarno

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Rue Alfred Sabatier, Pezenas (© Adam Batterbee)

Pleasures of the past in Pézenas

Destination: Pezenas

The Languedoc town of Pezenas was once home to Moliere, France’s most popular playwright, and the creative tradition carries on strong within its medieval streets

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