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View across the Golden Horn from the Anemon Hotel

Istanbul's top 10 rooftop bars

Destination: Istanbul

Istanbul's minaret-studded skyline is world-famous - and the city has some great rooftop bars that make the perfect place to soak up the view over a cold beer or two. Here are 10 of the best

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Dublin: the £100 stag-party weekend

Destination: Dublin

Is it possible to fly to Dublin and stay two nights for less than £100? On a budget stag-party weekend, I put that theory to the test – and discovered ways of saving money in the Irish capital as well

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24 hours in Belgrade

Destination: Belgrade

From war-torn capital to party town, Belgrade is emerging as one of the hottest city-break destinations in Europe

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The views of the city and the Tagus estuary from the battlements of the castle are spectacular

Lisbon: enough to put a smile on anyone’s face

Destination: Lisbon

Explore the many sides of Lisbon’s character and you'll find this beautiful, gleaming city has plenty to cheer even the famously reserved locals

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Innovative pintxos at Bar Zeruko

On a pintxo pub crawl in San Sebastian

The Belle Epoque seaside town of San Sebastian, in the Basque region of Spain, is the perfect place to take a gourmet trip

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Plaza Mayor, hub of much of Madrid's nightlife

A night on the tiles in Madrid

Destination: Madrid

Glazed tiles are a fine Madrid tradition – every bar worth its salt has a tiled façade or interior. Eat, drink, and learn Spanish culture the easy way by visiting the best tiled bars in town

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Prenzlauer Berg

Prenzlauer Berg: a slice of gentrified Berlin

Destination: Berlin

Since the Berlin wall came down, Prenzlauer Berg has been transformed into a happening hub of hip bars, cool boutiques… and trendy young families

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The area has become the hippest place for young sevillanos to meet up

A long night on the tiles in Seville

Destination: Seville

Adjust your body clock and join the locals as they party through the night in Seville’s up-and-coming Alameda district

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Banksy? The Highbury Vaults

A guide to Bristol's best pubs and bars

Destination: Bristol

Whether you're into cider, real ale, gourmet pies, Banksy or even Noel Edmonds, my pick of Bristol’s most interesting and hip hostelries should keep you entertained and well oiled

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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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