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Camino Primitivo: a different way to Santiago de Compostela

Destination: Asturias

For pilgrims in Spain, all roads lead to Santiago de Compostela. Ignore the crowded Camino Frances, take the "Primitivo" and tramp Spain's green provinces of Asturias and Galicia. Tough, but rewarding

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Ullswater from Glenridding

Ullswater - a whole new world

Destination: Penrith

The Lake District makes me feel happy purely by its very existence. Knowing that its always there, ready to transport me to its carefree alternate reality when the real world gets too much.

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Waterproofs are provided

North Berwick and Bass Rock: a great day out from Edinburgh

Destination: North Berwick

Bounce off the waves in a high speed boat on the way to Bass Rock, see gannets, seals and puffins, and enjoy a great pub lunch in North Berwick - all within an hour of the Scottish capital

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Durbar Square is at the heart of Kathmandu

A day in Kathmandu, Nepal

Destination: Kathmandu

Chaotic but colourful and vibrant, the very name of Kathmandu conjures up images of a mystical and alluring city. Here are just some of the not-to-be missed sights in the Nepali capital

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The view from Katikies Hotel, Oia, Santorini

Greek Islands: a choice selection

Destination: Greece

With more than 2,000 islands, islets and rocky outcrops to choose from, picking the right Greek island to go to is a tricky task. These are my favourites...

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Petra's Treasury in late afternoon

A Day Trip to Jordan's Fascinating Petra

Destination: Petra / Wadi Musa

Visiting Petra on a tourist trip? Paul Read discovers there is a lot of treasures and temples to see even without taking a long hike.

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Camping du Port,Remich,Moselle

Lake Garda and Lake Konstanz - Towing on a Shoestring

Destination: Lake Garda

Toll-Free roads to Lake Garda and Lake Konstanz for cash-strapped campers, and pound-stretched tourists with trailers in tow!

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Grand Cayman - Cayman Islands - Mainstay Sailing - A MUST DO

Destination: Grand Cayman

Visiting Grand Cayman and wondering what you should do, book a trip on board Mainstay Sailing. You will not be disappointed, if it be for a couple of hours or a couple of nights. It's a must do.

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Cross Street, Abergavenny

Fine food and mountain biking in Abergavenny

Destination: Abergavenny

If you're in need of a break from hectic city life, why not spend a weekend exploring the Welsh market town of Abergavenny by mountain bike, then indulging yourself in a gastropub or fine restaurant

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All aboard for trans-Siberian adventure in Russia

Destination: Moscow

Air travel might be quicker, but taking the Trans-Siberian Railway from Moscow to Beijing is an experience that few could forget

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