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Lihou Island copyright Gilly Pickup

10 reasons to go to Guernsey

by gill19

Destination: Guernsey

From glorious beaches and fabulous food to witches' magic resting stones and spooky burial chambers (not to mention peace, perfect peace), Guernsey has all the ingredients for an ideal short break

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My son Harrison on an Icelandair flight with my husband Mark

Flying with babies – top 10 tips

Destination: Europe

With my in-laws living abroad, and a photographer-husband who loves to travel, I have taken my two-year old son on many flights since he was born. Here are my top ten tips on flying with the young

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Charming Steephill Cove on the Isle of Wight

Steephill Cove: a timeless hideaway

Destination: Ventnor

Prepare to be charmed by a secret and delightfully old-fashioned private beach, hidden at the bottom of a cliff on the Isle of Wight

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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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Aphrodite Hills: a villa with hotel perks

Destination: Cyprus

If the idea of a family villa holiday fills you with dread, fear not. At Aphrodite Hills in Cyprus, you can self-cater, be independent and enjoy the perks of a hotel – including a Roman spa treatment

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A colourful capital: Tobermory

A scenic drive around the Isle of Mull

Destination: Scotland

Do you want to find the best sights and places to visit while travelling on the Isle of Mull's winding roads? Read my guide as I take a trip through mountainous terrain and past cascading waterfalls

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The sign of a warm welcome as you enter Sedbergh

Start a new chapter in scenic Sedbergh

Destination: Sedbergh

Looking for a relaxing child-friendly holiday in one of England's most stunning spots? Then head to the quaint cultural town of Sedbergh in the rolling Yorkshire Dales

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Symphony of Lights, Victoria Harbour

Hong Kong on a tight budget

Destination: Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a unique place where east meets west and modernity subtly blends with tradition. Many of the city's attractions can be done for free and others cost just a few HK dollars

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Scotland - a short break in Angus

Destination: Angus

Often overlooked by holidaymakers intent on discovering the grander landscapes of the Scottish Highlands, the ancient county of Angus has lots to offer visitors at any time of the year

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Mt. Tiede

The Canary Islands: A Volcanic Masterpiece

Destination: Tenerife

Sprinkeld just west of Moroccan shores, the sun-kissed, pleasantly tempered Canary Islands abound in natural, cultural and archaeological wonders.

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