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The Pillars of Hercules

London: a cultural pub crawl of Soho

Destination: London

Follow me as I walk in the footsteps of London's cultural and political elite for a stagger around Soho's legendary drinking shops and a visit to a history-making restaurant

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Portland Head Light, one of Maine’s lighthouses (© Maine Office of Tourism)

Island adventures in Maine

Destination: Maine

Rugged and rocky: that’s Maine, with a long coastline punctuated by islands large and small. Remote and romantic, most are accessed only by ferry – making them perfect getaways this summer!

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Agios Stefanos

Corfu retreat: the other Agios Stefanos

Destination: Corfu

Agios Stefanos, in northeast Corfu, is not to be confused with the bustling resort of the same name on the opposite coast. A peaceful hideaway, it has a pretty bay, good tavernas and a resident artist

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Cathedral seen from the bedroom window of The Astoria

The grace and grit of St Petersburg

Destination: St. Petersburg

Few cities match the classical elegance of St Petersburg, built on a grand, romantic scale, with extravagant palaces, ornate churches and millions of artworks

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Beyond Barcelona

Destination: Barcelona

Look beyond the normal Barcelona must-dos and you’ll discover lunar landscapes, Europe’s largest thermal spa and artist enclaves with eccentric offerings

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