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The Eiffel Tower light show

New Year in Paris on a budget

Destination: Paris

How to take a three-night trip to Paris over New Year without breaking the bank

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Museum Plantin-Moretus

A weekend in Antwerp

Destination: Antwerp

All you need to know for the perfect city break in Antwerp

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Scarborough: a destination for the young and young at heart

Destination: Scarborough

You are never too young or too old to enjoy the great variety of attractions that Scarborough, England’s most picturesque holiday resort, has to offer

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Chef Christian Germain in his kitchen at Chateau

Montreuil-sur-Mer - a gourmet's delight in Northern France

Destination: Montreuil-sur-Mer

No longer on sea, this little walled town is a haven for those who relish the art of good living

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Eclectic decor is part of the appeal at the Federal Association of World Travellers

Bar-hop and boogie in Belgrade

Destination: Belgrade

Partied your way around Europe and looking for somewhere new to strut your stuff? Try a big night out, or two, in Belgrade

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Nottingham has plenty of buzzing bars to start your evening in style

Music and fashion in the Nottingham hood

Destination: Nottingham

It will forever be synonymous with everyone's favourite outlaw. But with a vibrant student scene, Nottingham is also an essential place to catch the latest top bands and the freshest fashion styles

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Luxe for less at Pennyhill Park

Destination: Bagshot

Pennyhill Park in Surrey has been voted England's leading spa resort, so you might expect it to cost an arm and a leg - but if you're savvy, you can enjoy a budget(ish) weekend of pampering.

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The E4 Purple Cow at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Udderbelly

Edinburgh's Classy & Stylish Hotels

by jay

Destination: Edinburgh

A guide to some of Edinburgh's better hotels, plus tips on how to make the most of your visit. Edinburgh is compact & walkable, and an ideal long-weekend destination. See the video!

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Exeter Quay, courtesy of Jon Meadows

Exeter's hidden gems

Destination: Exeter

From the quaint kissing gate to the lookout point with its spectacular valley view, here’s my guide to the best local knowledge spots in Exeter - and there’s no need to break the bank

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Plaque in Holy Trinity Chruch

Much Wenlock, Shropshire: home of the Olympic Games

by Neacht

Destination: Much Wenlock

With the 2012 Olympics just three years away, the story of the first modern Games held in Much Wenlock in 1850 is certain to be retold – but there's more to the Shropshire town than that…

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