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Molyvos harbour has a fantastic range of eateries

Greece - Lesbos or Lesvos? It's still a driver's dream

by jon

Destination: Lesbos

Quiet roads, beautiful countryside, fabulous beaches, friendly people - whether you're gay or straight, Lesbos has to be high on any must visit list!

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Moonstruck on Pringle Bay - Honeymoon suite

Pringle Bay: Cape Town's best-kept secret

Destination: Pringle Bay

An hour's drive from Cape Town, the seaside town of Pringle Bay feels like another country. If good food, a great hotel, beaches, wildlife and the fragrant fynbos of South Africa appeal, read on

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Pool at Can Furios

Majorca: the best hideaway hotels

Destination: Majorca

The Majorcan countryside has some of the prettiest landscapes in Spain, and over the past few years some gorgeous places to stay have opened. Here are five of the best

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 Neoclassical houses add to the natural beauty of Symi

Secret Symi: the best island in Greece?

by jon

Destination: Symi

Stunning scenery, fabulous food, the most welcoming people... and not a single replica football shirt! So don't tell anybody about the Greek island of Symi - we'll keep it to ourselves, OK?

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Slope Point

Chilling out in New Zealand's far south

by Harry B

Destination: Invercargill

While New Zealand's South Island tourists' flock to Queenstown and Fiordland, the Southern Scenic Route leads to a haven of peace and quiet on the Catlins coast

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Astor Hall, New York Public Library

The quiet side of New York City

by aoholly

Destination: New York City

New York is all about the buzz. But now and then you just want some quiet, a moment for reflection. And when you do that in New York, you discover a whole other side to the city

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Winter in Ibiza is generally mild

Discovering Ibiza in winter

Destination: Ibiza

When the hordes have departed and the sun has mellowed, the true magic of a holiday in Ibiza is yours for the taking during the laid-back winter months

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