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Barley Hall, York

York on a budget

Destination: York

York has a lot to offer, from the Minster to the National Railway Museum. Here is how to eat, sleep and see the city on a budget

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Geisha at the tea party

Kyoto: a fascinating base from which to explore Japan

Destination: Kyoto

Japan is one of the most expensive countries in the world but with a few tips on saving money under your belt, you can still experience all the amazing culture on offer without breaking the bank

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The infamous Brooklyn Bridge

New York on a shoestring budget

Destination: New York City

One of the most popular cities in the world, New York is also one of the most efficient at separating tourists from their dollars. If money's tight, check out these tips for visiting on a budget

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Stop in Stoupa to discover a gentle side of Greece

Destination: Stoupa

Hidden on the southern tip of mainland Greece is the stunning resort of Stoupa; a traditional fishing village that simply oozes personality and charm.

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Wyoming and South Dakota - a short road trip

by Wiggy

Destination: Cody

If you're planning a trip to America's "Wild West", here's my brief guide to restaurants, sights and accommodation in Cody, Buffalo, Sundance, Deadwood and Keyston

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Granada - a tale of two cities

by Maffoz

Destination: Granada

Stay among Granada's fashion boutiques and broad Spanish avenues, or turn a corner and be suddenly amidst unfamiliar scents, winding, labyrinthine alleys and the hustle and bustle of North Africa.

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African sunset

A road trip through the Cape

by MelV

Destination: Plettenberg Bay

After a bit of sun, sea and winelands? Better get down to the Western Cape region of South Africa

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A cheap weekend in Prague

Destination: Prague

Spring is a beautiful time to visit Prague. We hoped that, with recession jitters and an exchange rate that looked dodgy, spending more time out in the sun would also save us money

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The Mourne Wall snakes along the mountain

Take a walk on the wild side: The Mountains of Mourne

Destination: Newcastle

Combine healthy, physical, outdoor exercise with great entertainment, fine lodgings and homely food for that well-rounded weekend break or short holiday in Ireland

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Cocktails with a view at Cafe Sydney

A foodie's guide to tourist Sydney

Destination: Sydney

Can sightseeing and good food go hand in hand? Find out how you can enjoy some of Sydney's best cuisine, without straying away from the tourist trail

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