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White asparagus, emmental and egg gallette

Vaison-la-Romaine: a perfect Provençal village

Destination: Vaison-la-Romaine

I have always dreamt of spending a year in Provence. Unfortunately for me, a week would have to suffice. Staying in the picture perfect village of Vaison-la-Romaine was some compensation though

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Jerash's Colonaded Street

A Jordanian day trip to the Roman ruins of Jerash

Destination: Jerash

A day trip from Jordan's capital Amman, the well preserved ruins of the Roman city at Jerash nicely rounds off any trip to Jordan. Explore temples, arches, theatres and streets

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Roman Temple at nightfall

Portugal - castles and culture in the Alentejo

Destination: Evora

With the opening of a new airport at Beja, the peaceful Alentejo region is all set to welcome new visitors. Share with me some reminders of a turbulent past and enjoy the serenity of the present

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The villa of Caecillius at Pompeii

Beyond Sorrento

by stokel

Destination: Sorrento

Once you've relaxed as much as you possibly can in Sorrento, it makes a great base for further exploration, with Capri, Vesuvius, Pompeii and Naples all just a day trip away

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Is Tunisia cooler than Morocco?

Destination: Sidi Bou Said

Beyond Tunisia's package tourist hotels awaits a land of stylish restaurants and cool places to stay

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Local vineyards produce world-famous wines

Gluttony Provence-style

Destination: Orange

France and gorging on food go hand in hand – and for a real foodie trip to paradise, the tiny Roman town of Orange is a surprising gem

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