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England - Swindon: a surprisingly interesting place

Destination: Swindon

Swindon, in Wiltshire, is famous for railways and Honda cars but must have more going for it - it has just been officially twinned with Walt Disney World in Florida

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Alderney: Holiday Highlights

Destination: Alderney

Blonde hedgehogs, beautiful beaches and brilliant birdlife are just a few highlights of the third largest Channel Island

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Looking down on the restaurant in The Station

Romantic Richmond and its "Ivory Tower"

A mighty castle,a huge cobbled market place,an original Georgian theatre where you can appear onstage,walks beside the tumbling brown River Swale- fine ingredients for a special break,don't you think?

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Trenčín Castle

Spas, castles and trains - daytrip from Bratislava, Slovakia

by cbaird

Destination: Slovakia

A day out on Slovakian Railways, dining in the restaurant car, visiting Spa Island and Trenčín Castle

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Catch of the day - fresh fish on sale at Leigh Fisherman’s co-operative

Essex: beyond the stereotype

Destination: Essex

South Essex has unexpected charms, from upscale shopping to good bird-watching - and not a white stiletto in sight!

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On the canal trail in Manchester

Destination: Manchester

Manchester may be “happening” but it also has a fascinating industrial past that's been rejuvenated in recent years

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The quirky charm of the Isle of Man

Destination: Isle of Man

It may only be small, but the Isle of Man has a huge heart and plenty to offer a visitor

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Babbacombe Beach in Torquay

Playing detective in Torquay

Destination: Torquay

Do a little investigating around Torquay and along the English Riviera and you’ll discover the South Devon delights that so inspired the world’s greatest crime novelist

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Les Bulles cable car and River Isere, Grenoble

Going off piste in Grenoble

Destination: Grenoble

Grenoble, capital of the French Alps and famous winter playground, has lots to offer all year round. So sneak off the slopes for a second and see what this fantastic town has in store

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