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La Zucca

Restaurants in Venice: where to save and where to splash out

Destination: Venice

With its aggressive restaurant touts and eye-popping prices, Venice is fraught with dangers for diners. However, it is possible to find good, local food at a fair price. Just follow my advice

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Toronto beaches set on Lake Ontario

Toronto: sleeping, eating and shopping

Destination: Toronto

Toronto is the hub of the east coast of Canada and it can be used as a base to explore the rest of Ontario. It is multicultural, lively, interesting and, most importantly, easy to travel around

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Christ Church College, Oxford

The best of Oxford: town and gown

Destination: Oxford

Honey-coloured college quads, bicycling students in gowns and punts on the river – explore the stereotypes and more in Oxford, a great weekend break or a must-see on a trip around England

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The Compass pub

Angel delight: eating and drinking in London's Islington

Destination: London

London's Islington has a huge range of places to eat and drink to suit all tastes and budgets. Here are a few of my favourites, whether it's for a celebratory dinner, cocktails or just coffee and cake

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Samuel's Gorge cellar door

Door to door: food and wine in the McLaren Vale, Australia

by zara

Destination: McLaren Vale

This compact wine region in South Australia punches well above its weight when it comes to quality wines - and the food and scenery are rather fine too

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Hôtel Dieu des Hospices de Beaune

Beaune: food and wine in the heart of Burgundy

Destination: Beaune

At the heart of Burgundy's famous Cote d'Or wine region is the pretty and historic town of Beaune – the perfect base for a French food and wine break, and easily accessible from the UK by train

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Radcliffe Camera (from St Marys)

Degrees of excellence: Oxford and its literary festival

by zara

Destination: Oxford

Oxford is known for its great colleges with their beautiful quads and "dreaming spires", unique museums and water meadow rambles. Combine these with the annual literary festival for a memorable visit

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Laste, Brighton

Shopping in Brighton: The Lanes and North Laine

Destination: Brighton

Brighton's favourite shopping streets are lively, individual and fun to explore on foot. As a bonus, they're also stuffed with great little places to eat and drink. So go on, treat yourself.

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I Gigi, Hove

Shopping in Brighton: Kemptown, Hove and the Clocktower

Destination: Brighton

High street basics? Or something utterly unique? Whatever you're after, Brighton's eclectic shopping streets can deliver. I'll point you in the right direction.

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The half-timbered Maison d’Adam, Angers (© JD BIllaud/Angers Loire Tourisme)

Angers: France's hottest new destination ?

Destination: Angers

Terra Botanica, a theme park about gardens, is France's hottest must-see. And it's just outside Angers, with its medieval streets, massive castle and a world-famous tapestry.

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