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Gundlach Bundschu winery

A wine weekend in Sonoma

Destination: Sonoma

Spend a couple of days in California’s lesser-known wine region of Sonoma, a perfect short break from San Francisco for foodies and wine lovers

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Charming Le Panier

Marseilles - a gastronomic Mediterranean melting-pot

Destination: Marseille

This intriguing city captures the best of French cuisine, from exquisite to traditional, with rich Mediterranean and exotic North-African influences. Marseilles is simply a gastronomic delight

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Weltevrede, Robertson

Days of wine and roses in South Africa

Destination: Robertson

Arguably the most dynamic of South Africa’s wine regions, Robertson is a hugely enjoyable place to visit, with wineries and restaurants galore

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Overview of the city centre, with Papal Palace dominating

Aix-en-Provence vs Avignon

Destination: Avignon

Avignon has culture, history, good food and beautiful women. So does Aix-en-Provence. How on earth are we to choose? Allow me to explain

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Alameda High School Old Building, © Nichole M. Martinson, 2008 - 2012

Alameda, California: island getaway in the San Francisco Bay

by nichole

Destination: Alameda

Across the Bay Bridge, six miles from San Francisco, Alameda’s shores offer a day-trip retreat from the pulsating pace and constant stimuli of its big sister city across the water.

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Praia da Falesia near Albufeira. (© Pine Cliffs Resort Beach Club)

Sir Cliff's Algarve retreat

Destination: Algarve

When I need somewhere to really relax and unwind (and enjoy some fabulous food), I head to my villa in the Algarve

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Northern Croatia has it all

Destination: Istria

The sea is crystal clear, the scenery beautiful and the food fantastic - Tina Walsh reckons Croatia's northern coast is a step better than the Med

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The arches of the Mezquita mosque-cathedral

Cordoba: city of caliphs and kings

Destination: Cordoba

The narrow, winding streets of Cordoba's Old City hide treasures from a splendid past at the heart of European culture

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Felice absailing off Table Mountain

Thrills and swills in Cape Town

Destination: Cape Town

Whether you're an adrenaline junkie or a full-on foodie, Cape Town's got you covered

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Front at Katelios

Kefalonia: snorkels, seafood and sexy wine

Destination: Cephalonia

Surprises and contrasts are what some of us travel for, and there are plenty of both to be had on the lovely Greek island of Kefalonia, in the Ionian Sea

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