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Night time looking towards the Historic Zone

Istanbul: a city on two continents

Destination: Istanbul

Standing on the very link between Europe and Asia, Istanbul also marries modern and ancient, and is one of the most amazing cities in the world

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Aleppo citadel

Aleppo: ancient sights and Arabian nights

Destination: Syria

The Syrian city of Aleppo makes a sensational destination for a short break, with an incredible souk to barter in, impressive citadels and castles to explore, and some great hotels and restaurants

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The view from the Ribat across the Great Mosque is breathtaking

Sousse: sun, sea and souks

Destination: Port El Kantaoui

Take a trip to the Tunisian resort of Sousse and you'll find glorious beaches, superb seafood and an historic old city, with the ritzy new marina at Port El Kantaoui just a short ride away

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The multi-coloured fishing boats in the picturesque harbour at Asmara

Exploring the Black Sea coast of Turkey

Turkey’s Black Sea coast is an amazing place, with picturesque towns, ancient fortresses and glorious beaches - so it's a mystery why so few visitors head there

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Turbans top the tombs of sultans and their sons

Walk with the dead in Istanbul

Destination: Istanbul

Istanbul's graveyards and mausoleums create little havens of peace in this bustling city

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Istanbul: where east meets west with fantastic results

Destination: Istanbul

If your image of Istanbul is all kebabs, headscarves and moustachioed men, prepare for a surprise - these days it's also super-cool clubs and Ozbek-clad babes

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