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A jaunt into the depths of the Amazon Rainforest from Manaus

Destination: Manaus

Brazil's Manaus is the perfect place to begin your trip into the jungle. Once there, grab your camera, don your raincoat and bear witness to the array of ecological delights in the Amazon Rainforest

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Loch Ossian Youth Hostel

A wild weekend in the Scottish Highlands

Destination: Fort William

For a true taste of wilderness, retreat to Loch Ossian on remote Rannoch Moor in the Scottish Highlands

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Relaxation at The Scarlet Hotel

Cornwall - a green and friendly corner of England

Destination: Cornwall

Cornwall is taking the lead when it comes to being green. Eco-friendly hotels and restaurants serve walkers, surfers, cyclists and those visitng the superb beaches and cultural offerings

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The first sight of the Amazon in Belem

A journey in the Amazon: piranhas, dolphins and hammocks

Destination: Belem

Dolphins, storms, caimans, hammocks, knife-throwing: it may still be a tourist backwater, but there's nothing boring about journeys in the Brazilian Amazon

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Sunrise over Pedraces

The Dolomites: a different winter wonderland

by jillap

Destination: Dolomites

You don’t have to ski to enjoy the snow. Forget the flight, pass over the pistes, cut your carbon footprint and take the train to the Dolomites this winter

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Ranger at Turtle Island Marine Park

Sandakan: Borneo in a nutshell

Destination: Sabah

Get up close and personal with Borneo's wildlife. Then discover Sandakan's fascinating history

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Church Point

A wilderness escape from Sydney

Destination: Hawkesbury Valley

Join me as I leave the city’s bright lights behind and head to the dramatic Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, and one of Sydney's most beautiful, and most remote, hostels

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Breathtaking views along Newquay coast

Cornwall: discover a rainforest and ride the surf in a day

by nannyd

Destination: Cornwall

Where can you experience a walk through a rainforest while eating a Cornish pasty? Read on...

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Soak up the stunning scenery from your carriage window

All aboard! Great railway journeys in Europe

Destination: England

From brave little trains tunnelling through the mountains of Norway to luxurious vintage carriages trundling east to Istanbul, Europe is criss-crossed with romantic railway rides

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Macaque monkeys at Black River Peak Lookout

Eco-adventure in Mauritius

Destination: Mauritius

Away from its famous beaches, Mauritius offers adventure aplenty, from quad biking through a deer park to trekking up mountains and ziplining across rivers

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