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"wine" related travel guides

Beautiful golden buildings are a feature of Dijon

Dijon: more than just mustard

Destination: Dijon

With its wealth of golden architecture, fantastic restaurants and proximity to some of Europe’s most coveted vineyards, Dijon is every Francophile’s and every gastronome’s dream

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The town of Boppard has a pleasant riverside promenade and many historic buildings.

Roaming down the Rhine

Destination: Rhineland-Palatinate

Wine, castles and a murderous blonde... an insider's guide to the Rhine, Germany’s most spectacular river valley

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Vines, pines and the deep blue sea © LCI - ADT Var Tourisme

In the Pink: drinking your way round Provence

Destination: Provence

The rosé wines of Provence are routinely rubbished by experts. That's because experts know nothing. In truth, the pinks heighten the sensuality of the sunlit south. We should get among them

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Maori carving at the start of State Highway 35

Go east: the wild side of New Zealand's North Island

Destination: North Island

Escape the crowds on New Zealand's North Island and head east to discover rugged coastal scenery, deserted beaches, spectacular lakes and authentic Maori culture

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Capture the castle at Tabiano

Enrich the senses in Emilia-Romagna

Destination: Emilia-Romagna

Emilia-Romagna: an Italian designer, a vintage wine or maybe even a type of cheese? Some might wonder, because this part of central Italy is not on the typical tourist circuit

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Fiesta time in Valencia province

Destination: Requena

One of Spain's more unusual celebrations, the Wine and Water Festival held each August in the village of Requena is an electric mix of culture, music and, of course, wine

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Panino con lampredotto

Shopping in Florence: for foodies

Destination: Florence

This walk is designed to inspire the foodies among you, which is not hard in Florence, a food and wine-lovers' dream where opportunities to shop for edible and drinkable goodies lurk on every corner.

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Paris street life after dark

Winter nights in Paris, France

Destination: Paris

Paris by day is a wonderful place, but after dark the 'city of light' comes to life. The Eiffel Tower sparkles, the Seine is illuminated and the streets seem to glow as cosy cafés and bars beckon

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Vigo art nouveau

Vigo – Spain’s hidden gem

Destination: Vigo

The port of Vigo in north-west Spain is a highly attractive city and offers some of the country's best seafood and wine

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Fishing boats, Ikaria (© sargasso-travelimages.com)

Ikaria: Greece's lost horizon

Destination: Ikaria

Ikaria used to be a well-kept secret, but the cat is out of the bag now. Beyond the rocky ramparts of this Greek island, you'll find verdant valleys and fine beaches

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