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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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Marettimo (© Adam Batterbee)

Chilling out on an Italian island

Destination: Sicily

Peace and calm await on Marettimo, the most remote of Sicily’s Egadi Islands, where Africa is closer than Europe

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Puerto Madryn Rugby Club sign

Whales and Wales in Argentina

Destination: Puerto Madryn

Argentinean Patagonia is the place to head for fantastic whale-watching and some unexpected Welsh connections

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Punts, pubs and good grub in Cambridge

Destination: Cambridge

It’s not all pulpits and professors in Cambridge - to see another side of this beautiful town, hop on a bike and follow my guide to the places where the locals like to eat, drink and play

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Altstadt and Schloss across the Neckar, ©Nichole Martinson

Tübingen, Germany: eating, drinking and thinking

by nichole

Destination: Tubingen

Tübingen is a retreat away from fast cars, Bier and Bratwurst where many of Germany's poets and thinkers waxed poetic and thought

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Grasmere (© Dave Willis)

The very best of the Lake District

Destination: Lake District

It’s a region of superlatives: England’s longest and deepest lakes (Windermere and Wastwater), its highest mountain (Scafell Pike)... and some of its finest hotels, restaurants, pubs, walks and views

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Le Yacham's Bar

Exploring southern Brittany

by malabar

Destination: La Roche-Bernard

Castles and art, boats and golf, southern Brittany has it all!

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Not old Amsterdam but the view from the broads of Norfolk

Broad-minded in Norfolk

Destination: Norfolk

Stretch those sea legs and say so long to stress, with a cruise around the riverside hostelries of East Anglia

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Taking it easy on the waterways of Burgundy

Destination: Burgundy

Pootling around Burgundy on a traditional French canal barge, with the water smooth and the wine slipping down well, is a green and pleasant way to holiday

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Capturing the Cook Islands

Destination: Aitutaki

It may mean travelling half way round the world, but the long haul to the tiny Cook Islands, deep in the South Pacific, is worth it if you want a honeymoon in paradise

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