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Black sand and basalt cliffs where fulmars nest, Snaefellsess

Raw nature and hot tubs in Iceland

Destination: Reykholt

Land of fire and ice, Iceland is a destination truly deserving of the title 'awesome', ideal for lovers of dramatic landscapes, unspoilt nature, wildlife and above all space

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Castelnau Vineyards

On the trail of fine wine and good food in the Languedoc

Destination: Agde

In the bewitching landscape of the Languedoc, with its vineyards and lagoons, the Wine-growers and Fishermen’s Route gets visitors acquainted with wines and seafood in the South of France

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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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Gloucester Tree - you can climb up to the lookout post

Trees, trails and tranquillity in Western Australia

Destination: Pemberton

Nestled in a quiet valley, four hours' drive south of Perth, lies the little town of Pemberton. Surrounded by forests of the world’s largest hardwood trees, it's the perfect spot for a romantic break

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Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

Tea and trails in Malaysia's Cameron Highlands

by MelV

Destination: Cameron Highlands

When Malaysians want a break from big city bustle or lowland heat, they head to the Cameron Highlands, a gloriously scenic region of tea plantations, butterfly farms and beautiful hill walks

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Elephants at Old Mondoro

Zambia: where lions and tigers roam

by KOA

Destination: Zambia

Navigating round hippos, catching tiger fish, and getting up close and personal with elephants - it's all part of the experience when you're on safari in the Lower Zambezi National Park in Zambia

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Holy cows are everywhere in Jaipur.

The tastes, sights and sounds of Jaipur

by rwicks

Destination: India

It is Rajasthan’s most colourful city, guaranteed to leave your senses smitten. To navigate your way through the confusion, follow my advice on where to stay, what to eat and where to rest your soul

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Puerta del Pardon, Cordoba

Golden rewards in Cordoba and Cadiz

Destination: Barcelona

A pilgrimage by train from Barcelona to the mosque at Cordoba reaps a golden surprise. Then on to Cadiz, where the gold-domed cathedral looks down over a very different city

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Sunset from Kallso island

Kayaking and camping in Sweden

by kimsta

Destination: Sweden

Taking a kayak trip round the islands of St Anna's archipelago, in Sweden, is a real wilderness adventure, as you choose your own route, camp wherever you like and cook up feasts over an open fire

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