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Vancouver Waterfront

Enjoy budget days out in beguiling Vancouver

by Harry B

Destination: Vancouver

Make the most of an excellent public transport network to see the sights of the shining jewel of Canada’s West Coast

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Blue Mosque

Turkey: the best bits of Istanbul

by sgl4maj

Destination: Istanbul

Istanbul contains some fascinating areas; from the historical delights of Sultanahmet to the modern thrills of Beyoglu's bars. But what are the must sees on a short break to this enchanting city?

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The Chrysler Building was once the tallest building in New York, now number three.

New York - the lowdown on the high-rise city break

by kozmik

Destination: New York City

My guide reckons New York City has everything - does the Big Apple really have it all for the perfect break?

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Brooklyn Diner 212 West 57th

Breakfast in New York City

Destination: New York City

When staying in New York don’t pay over the odds for a standard hotel breakfast - eat out like a New Yorker and sample some of the best breakfasts in town

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Millennium Place at night (© Visit Coventry and Warwickshire)

Film fame: Coventry's starring role in Brit movie Nativity!

Destination: Coventry

A handy, short break guide to the set of 2009's hot British Christmas movie starring Martin Freeman and some Coventry kids

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The seaside suburb of Belem is worth a visit

Touring Lisbon by sidecar

Destination: Lisbon

If Wallace and Gromit ever left the UK, this is how they'd tour round Lisbon. Forget the Wensleydale, though - this chic city is more interested in coffee, caipirinhas and custard tarts

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St Nicholas Abbey plantation house, Barbados

The real Caribbean: island by island

Destination: Barbados

Not every Caribbean escape is a paradise of rainforest and fine white sand. To help you choose the best island for you, I weigh up the pros and cons of Cuba, Barbados, St Lucia, Antigua and Jamaica

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Santa Maria and Misericordia

Counting churches, eating cake - it's easy in Tavira!

Destination: Tavira

You're rarely more than a few minutes from a church or cake shop in any town in Portugal, but lovely Tavira in the Eastern Algarve takes the biscuit! Culture, cake, or a bit of both- it's your choice.

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Lights, camera, New York!

Destination: New York City

You've seen New York in the movies a thousand times but nothing beats the real thing. Here's where to add some film-star magic to your stay in Manhattan

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The Blue Moon Café

Cheap restaurants in Chester

Destination: Chester

Come dine with me around the Roman city of Chester and find out where you can find a bargain bite to eat during your city break

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