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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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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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Mortsafe for protection from graverobbers - National Museum of Scotland

Edinburgh - In the footsteps of Dr Jekyll, Rebus and Holmes

Destination: Edinburgh

Come with me through the dark side of Scotland's capital and follow in the tracks of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Deacon Brodie, Burke and Hare, Sherlock Holmes and Inspector Rebus

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Happy customers at Dewars ice cream parlour, Bakersfield

Secrets of the Sierras: Kernville and Remington Hot Springs

by zara

Destination: Kernville

Remington Hot Springs and Kernville are off the beaten track, but those who find them will have a memorable time in the beautiful Sierra foothills of California

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Relaxed and Atmospheric San Diego

Destination: San Diego

Escaping the hustle of La for the relaxed, beautiful waterfront and historic park of the heavily latin influenced city of San Diego.

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Sunset over the Luangwa River

South Luangwa, Utterly Intoxicating and Virtually Empty...

Destination: Zambia

South Luangwa National Park, Zambia. One of Africa's great parks and still relatively undeveloped. The animals and vistas are breathtaking and you could be one of the few people enjoying them.

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Ginger Monkey Hostel

Mountains and Ginger Monkeys- Ždiar, Slovakia

by cbaird

Destination: Slovakia

The Ginger Monkey hostel in Ždiar is a fun and sociable base for exploring Slovakia’s High Tatras mountains

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Sunrise over Angkor Wat

Three days in Angkor

Destination: Siem Reap

Many backpackers in Cambodia do Angkor in a day – but its temples, reflected in lotus ponds and merging with the jungle, will keep you enthralled for three. Hiring a bike is the way to see them

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