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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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Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls

Waterfalls, wineries and boat rides at Niagara Falls

Destination: Niagara Falls

The Niagara Falls, on the Canadian and American border, are surely one of nature's wonders. However, with a lovely old town and great wineries in abundance there's more to see than huge waterfalls

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Hit the heights on the Andorran mountains

Warm to Andorra in summertime

Destination: Andorra

Many people think of the tiny principality of Andorra, hidden on the border between France and Spain, as a ski destination. But there are plenty of pastures new to explore when the snow melts

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Angkor Wat at dusk

Saving Angkor

Destination: Siem Reap

Cambodia's famous Angkor temples are under pressure from mass tourism - but with a little care it's possible to enjoy them in a positive fashion

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Aerial view of Bedford Island with tee-pee

Answering the call of the wild in Canada

Destination: Manitoulin Island

Take a walk on the wild side in the Canadian wilderness of Manitoulin, the world’s largest freshwater island, where the First Nations people share their culture and traditions first-hand

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Soufriere Hills Volcano

Montserrat – the Caribbean Emerald Isle rises from the ashes

Destination: Montserrat

A visit to the tiny island of Montserrat gives a glimpse of a totally unspoilt Caribbean, as well as the chance to experience life in the shadow of an active volcano

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An Australian sea lion on Seal Bay

Australian safari

Destination: Kangaroo Island

A pelican’s tea party, surfing sea lions and a genuine woolly jumper: Kangaroo Island, in South Australia, is an undiscovered haven for wildlife-lovers

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Phu Tok Temple, Isan

Thailand's north east: the authentic road less travelled

by shantly

Destination: Udon Thani

We get away from the crowds and out into the countryside of Isan in north east Thailand to discover a fascinating culture, searingly hot Thai food and genuine hospitality

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Calypso cruiser

Blown away by the Great Barrier Reef

Destination: Port Douglas

It doesn't matter whether or not you can dive; anyone and everyone can experience Australia's Great Barrier Reef for themselves - and it's so incredibly stunning, it will take your breath away

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