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Underwater world of wonders

Weird and wonderful: five top dive sites

Destination: Bahamas

From the world’s largest brain coral to the Vulcan bomber from Thunderball, scuba divers can get their fix. In the Bahamas, Iceland, Tobago, Mexico and Russia, I go underwater sightseeing

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Just one of the breath-taking views of New Zealand from your campervan

Campervan thrills and spills in New Zealand

Destination: Te Anau

There's no better way to explore the open roads of New Zealand than by campervan. But be careful: the road to paradise doesn't always run smooth...

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Puerto Madryn Rugby Club sign

Whales and Wales in Argentina

Destination: Puerto Madryn

Argentinean Patagonia is the place to head for fantastic whale-watching and some unexpected Welsh connections

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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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The beach at Turtle Inn, Belize

Coppola's playground: Belize and Guatemala

Destination: Belize

Not content with making the ultimate jungle movie, director Francis Ford Coppola has created three jungle paradises – in Belize and Guatemala – where guests can stay. Here, he explains their charm

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The road tae Drumbeg

Tranquillity and solitude in Scotland's far northwest

by Drifter

Destination: Scottish Highlands

The region of Assynt, in the highlands of Scotland, is pretty much a long way from anywhere - the perfect place for anyone in search of peace and perspective

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Cradle Mountain

Wildlife and wilderness in Tasmania

Destination: Tasmania

Australia's smallest state, Tasmania draws me back time after time to climb extinct volcanos, walk on deserted white beaches, visit waterfalls in pandanus groves and explore historic Hobart

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Hotel de Londres, Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Gavarnie and Lourdes in the Hautes Pyrenees: worlds apart

by zara

Destination: France

It's a small distance between Gavarnie and Lourdes but their attractions are so different; whether you come in search of wild mountain scenery or a place of religious pilgrimage you will find it here

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Qingcheng mountain

Pandas and pagodas in Chengdu

by biscuit

Destination: Chengdu

Watching baby pandas, visiting mountain temples, eating home-made dumplings and getting to know the locals... we may have had only a short time in the Chinese city of Chengdu, but we crammed a lot in!

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Kamchatka: skiing in the land of fire and ice

Destination: Kamchatka

Kamchatka's elemental landscape provides some of the wildest and most inspiring skiing on earth

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