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Marettimo (© Adam Batterbee)

Chilling out on an Italian island

Destination: Sicily

Peace and calm await on Marettimo, the most remote of Sicily’s Egadi Islands, where Africa is closer than Europe

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Folkestone’s picturesque harbour and historic railway bridge

White cliffs and more on the coast of Kent

Destination: Folkestone

They have welcomed travellers for thousands of years, but behind the famous white cliffs of Dover lies the beautiful Kent countryside, with a lot more to offer

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Gaudi's long bench at Park Guëll (© Adam Batterbee)

Feel the heat in Barcelona

Destination: Barcelona

Ever since Barcelona hosted the 1992 Olympics, there’s been a buzz to this lively Mediterranean port that just keeps on growing

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View across Cagliari, the buzzing capital city of Sardinia

Cagliari: Sardinian capital of the sea

Destination: Cagliari

Cagliari is Sardinia’s stunning capital city, perched on the rocks above a bustling port with the longest stretch of beach in Italy and guarded by medieval towers and walls

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Cycling by the river Aura, with the cathedral tower on the skyline

Turku: Finland’s first city

Destination: Turku

Finland’s first capital, Turku boasts a magnificent castle and cathedral; between them lies a beautiful stretch of river and a city full of charm and character

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