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Elephants drinking on the banks of the Chobe river, Chobe National Park

Botswana on a budget

Destination: Chobe National Park

From the elephant herds of Chobe National Park to the hippo-rich waters of the Okavango Delta, Botswana is a playground for lovers of wildlife

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Montenegro coastline

Montenegro: the real pearl of the Adriatic

Destination: Kotor

With clean sandy beaches, well-preserved old towns and a coastline every bit as dramatic as Croatia's, it can only be a matter of time before the tourist hordes rediscover the magic of Montenegro

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Canalside Pub

Successful Canal Holidays: It’s All In The Planning

Destination: Oxford

Forewarned is forearmed if you want to realise the dream of a stress-free holiday on the UK’s canals. Some of your most important decisions will be agreeing where to go and who to go with

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A vintage train steams its way through the Douro Valley

Trains and tipples in northern Portugal

Destination: Northern Portugal

In Portugal's Douro Valley, you can take a train tour round some of the best local vineyards, and discover that port isn't just for Christmas

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The Ring of Thanksgiving statue is known to locals as 'the thing with the ring' or 'Nuala with the Hula' (© Peter McVeigh)

Belfast: from Troubles town to city of craic

Destination: Belfast

Once known for bombs and bullets, now Belfast is all about cocktails and craic, not to mention black taxi tours to former trouble spots and an eye-opening experience on a big wheel

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The beautiful riverfront at Esch-en-Sure

Luxembourg: Europe’s big little country

Destination: Luxembourg

Luxembourg is often written off as little more than an expensive financial base - but with stunning scenery, centuries of history and a beautiful capital, that couldn’t be further from the truth

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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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