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Three Cliffs Bay

Coast, culture and candy floss in South Wales

Destination: Swansea

Base yourself at a swanky boutique hotel in Swansea and you're in prime position to explore the glorious beaches of the Gower Peninsula in South Wales

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Arenal Lake and volcano

Cloud forests and volcanoes in Costa Rica

Destination: Costa Rica

Canopy walking in pristine cloud forests, kayaking on river rapids and bathing in hot thermal pools as red lava fills the night sky make a trip to Costa Rica an unforgettable experience

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Grande Plage, Biarritz (© Biarritz Tourist Office/Le Doaré)

Days of wine and oysters in Aquitaine

by Lyn.Eyb

Destination: Pau

In the southwest of France sits Europe’s largest sand dune - just one of the many attractions in the unspoilt region of Aquitaine

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Plastic ice cream cones at a stall on the Nakamise Shopping Arcade, Asakusa

Plastic sushi and peanut ice cream in downtown Tokyo

Destination: Tokyo

Tokyo is exquisite. There is an attention to detail that is utterly charming, and you feel like a child in a sweet shop as you walk the streets of Asakusa, finding treasure at every turn

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Folkestone’s picturesque harbour and historic railway bridge

White cliffs and more on the coast of Kent

Destination: Folkestone

They have welcomed travellers for thousands of years, but behind the famous white cliffs of Dover lies the beautiful Kent countryside, with a lot more to offer

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Estuary crocodiles inhabit the wetlands of Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

Wet and wild: the forgotten Singapore

Destination: Singapore

With monitor lizards, crocodiles and exotic birds, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve provides a welcome contrast to the busy shopping malls of Singapore city centre

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Classic Paris: the Eiffel Tower

Culture and chic cafes, my passionate guide to Paris, France

Destination: Paris

Paris evokes images of l'amour, romantic dinners, strolls along the Seine, fine wines... and far too much to see and do. To make the most of a short city break, follow the tips of one who is smitten

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Pollensa's Plaza Major - the main square

Pollensa: culture, calm and creature comforts

by Glynis

Destination: Majorca

Majorca was never on my travel wish-list - until a trip to the quaint, historic town of Pollensa revealed that there's far more to this Spanish island than sun, sea and sand (though they're there too)

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The town's most famous former resident: Eric Morecambe

Be wise and visit Morecambe

by Debstar

Destination: Morecambe

The recently regenerated seaside town of Morecambe should not be overlooked. Take a stroll along the promenade, build sandcastles and admire the exhibitions and public artwork on display

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Train to Soller

Soaking up sun and scenery in Soller

Destination: Soller

If you love the smell of orange blossom and the taste of home-made ice cream, invigorating mountain walks and gentle seaside strolls, the town of Soller in Mallorca will suit you down to the ground

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