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Some of the ceramic art from Ardmore

South Africa - a Natal Midlands Meander

Destination: Midlands Meander

South Africa’s Natal Midlands region is bursting with unique places to visit and is well worth devoting a couple of days of exploration to

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Castell d'Alaro jutting out from the mountain crags

Mallorca – verdant valleys and majestic mountains

Destination: Alaro

Take a break from Mallorca's turquoise waters and drive inland to the heart of the Serra de Tramuntana mountains for breathtaking vistas, the best lamb and an idyllic boutique hotel to hide away in

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Silver service breakfast

Knee deep in mud – our wedding anniversary in Estonia

Destination: Muhu Archipelago

We wanted to celebrate our wedding anniversary with good food, relaxation and romance in a boutique hotel with a bit of a adventure thrown in. We got a bit more adventure than we bargained for!

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Changing guards

Windsor For Short Breaks

Destination: Windsor

Windsor has royal treasures but if you’d quite like to keep your head attached to your neck, I’d recommend trying out its other treasures too

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The infinity pool

The French Riviera - peace & seclusion near Nice & Cannes

Destination: Cannes

Fancy getting away from it all? Escape to a boutique hotel surrounded by olive groves and overlooking the French Pre-Alps. It's peaceful & secluded but just minutes from Nice and Cannes.

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The view of Clifton and the 12 Apostles from Kloof Road

Three days in Cape Town

Destination: Cape Town

If you are planning a short trip to Cape Town, pray for sunshine and pack your credit card. Expect scenery, good food, shopping and culture, and read my guide to find out what you must see and do

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The coastline near Raglan, the Waikato. Credit: Stephen Witherden

Chris Coubrough's Waikato, New Zealand

by Chris C

Destination: Hamilton

For a chef like me, the Waikato region of North Island, New Zealand, is an ideal destination. A benign climate and rich soil guarantee great produce, there's a vibrant café culture – and you can surf…

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