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The Chelsea Hotel - Dylan Thomas Stayed Here

New York: food, drink and general tips

by Wiggy

Destination: New York City

New York throws up so many options that a visitor can be swamped with the endless possibilities of the place. Read my guide to help you decide where to stay, eat and drink, and what to see

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Stockholm from the Water

Stockholm – Cool, Clean and very Green

Destination: Stockholm

Summer in Stockholm is a breath of fresh air. This beautiful city on the water with its clean, crisp air and long summer days will leave you feeling invigorated and revitalised...

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The Colosseum at night

Stepping through the history of Republic and Empire in Rome

by stokel

Destination: Rome

The Roman Empire was one of the largest the world has ever known, and is still famous today. Follow in the footsteps of the great Roman Republic in this tailor-made tour of the Eternal City.

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Weir on the River Wye at Bakewell

Buxton and Bakewell: the perfect break in the Peak District

by rfield

Destination: Buxton

The Peak District is one of England's rural highlights. By staying in Buxton, you can enjoy the best of town and country and discover some amazing food and drink on the doorstep of the great outdoors

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Finally landing the catch of the day

Slovenia rocks - and the fly fishing is good too!

by Jimmyb

Destination: Bled

The best way to see what Slovenia has to offer is to get involved in the great outdoors. There are amazing fishing streams and challenging rock faces in stunning settings

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The Desert Express

Namibia – the wildlife and the wilderness

Destination: Windhoek

Namibia is a country of extreme wild beauty, unique landscapes and, of course, wildlife. But it’s not all about the big five; Namibia is where the desert comes alive – if you know where to look...

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The Dillon Garden, Dublin

Diarmuid Gavin's top five UK and Ireland gardens

Destination: Cornwall

The television and celebrity gardener talks about five of his favourite gardens from every corner of the UK and Ireland

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The Marlborough Sounds

Marlborough: wine, water and walks

Destination: Blenheim

It may be one of New Zealand's top wine regions, but there's more to Marlborough than just Sauvignon Blanc. Enjoy spectacular walks and exploring waterways in the stunning Marlborough Sound

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The resident otter at tobermory harbour.

The Isle of Mull - eagles, otters, dolphins and porpoise!

by sbritt

Destination: Isle of Mull

The Hebrides, Scotland - famous for its picture postcard scenery and an abundance of wildlife, Mull provides an excellent island escape

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