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Toledo's cathedral dominates the old city

Toledo: city of steel with a soft centre

Destination: Toledo

It's well worth going on a quest to unearth the ‘real’ Toledo hidden behind a breathtaking collection of tourist-trap monuments

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Interior view of Canterbury Cathedral (© Britain On View)

Canterbury: a pilgrim's place

by Lyn.Eyb

Destination: Canterbury

With cobbled streets, a beautiful cathedral, and a fine castle just down the road, history comes alive in the city of Canterbury

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The amazing Roman bridge that still carries traffic today, two thousand years after it was built

Rimini: much more than a beach holiday

Destination: Rimini

Rimini may be well known as Italy’s major ‘sun, sea and fun’ destination, but there is another side to this popular and historic city that is too often missed by visitors

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The colourful façades of the iconic ‘Cases de l’Onyar’ in Girona’s old town are reflected in the river

Girona: a year-round delight

Destination: Girona

Often overlooked in the Barcelona rush, Girona, the medieval second city of Catalonia, is a bustling cultural centre with a lively and creative attitude

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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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Touring Jurmala’s huge beaches and dense forests on board a big old quad bike

A weekend in regal Riga

Destination: Riga

Tired of too many tourists and escalating prices? Head north for a weekend break in one of Europe’s most captivating and under-explored capital cities

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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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The Clifton Suspension Bridge spans Avon Gorge

The beauty of Banksy's Bristol

by doedahm

Destination: Bristol

Home to historic cathedrals, theatre, pubs galore and Britain's most celebrated street artist, Bristol is a friendly and affordable alternative to London

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Horse-drawn carriages are a great feature of the tourist trail in Seville

Off the beaten track in Seville

Destination: Seville

Head to La Macarena district, a little-visited corner of Seville, for a glimpse of an older Spain

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Eclectic mansions overlook the beach in Trouville

Brushing up in Normandy

Destination: Trouville

Even if you haven't held a paintbrush in years, the Normandy region of France can inspire you to start staring at apples and looking at cathedrals in a whole new light

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