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The Blue Nile Falls at Tis Abay

Hunting Hippos and History in Ethiopia

Destination: Ethiopia

Ethiopia has come a long way in the past few years and, as well as amazing wildlife and unique historic sights, offers a truly different experience for those prepared to seek it out

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Camel's head on a butcher's hook, Fes souk

Fes and Beyond: Apes, Romans and Giant Swimming Pools

Destination: Fes

An amazing city break in its own right, Fes can also act as a base for a week unearthing the mixture of history and landscapes nestling in the foothills of the Middle Atlas

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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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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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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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