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Eating croissants and drinking wine in Bergerac, France

Destination: Bergerac

Sample fine French food and exquisite wine in the romantic town of Bergerac

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Barga

Barga: Tuscany and the perfect wedding

Destination: Barga

Romance, serenity, culture and beauty are just some of the essential ingredients for that ultimate wedding - and we found them all when we tied the knot in the Tuscan hilltop town of Barga

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Plaza Risorgimento, Alba

Truffles and other delights of the Italian Piemonte

Destination: Alba

Would you buy a much sniffed at truffle? Well no, nor would I, but many flock to the Piemonte each autumn to do just that. But truffles aren't the only gourmet delight this beautiful area has to offer

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Krakow Castle

Dachshunds and dragons in Krakow

Destination: Krakow

Poland's second city Krakow offers architecture, history, great food, vodka and Europe's best dressed dogs

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Kalk Bay harbour wall - the view from Live Bait

Eating and drinking in Cape Town

Destination: Cape Town

Cape Town isn't just a beautiful city - it also has a great foodie scene, with strong European influences. From breakfast to sundowners and beyond, these are my favourite places to eat and drink

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The White Turf horse race takes place on the frozen St Moritz lake

Putting on the glitz in St Moritz (oh, and the ski boots)

by csenor

Destination: St. Moritz

It's home to the exclusive Cresta Run and Cartier polo matches, but there is more to St Moritz in Switzerland than posh sports, glamour and shopping. Intermediate skiers and foodies will love it

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Castelnau Vineyards

On the trail of fine wine and good food in the Languedoc

Destination: Agde

In the bewitching landscape of the Languedoc, with its vineyards and lagoons, the Wine-growers and Fishermen’s Route gets visitors acquainted with wines and seafood in the South of France

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The Cloth Hall in Market Square. Noworolski's is under the arches!

Krakow: past and present

Destination: Krakow

We did know a little about Krakow before booking a break there, but I have to admit that we didn’t really know about its history or that it had one of the largest Jewish communities in pre-war Europe.

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San Gregorio Museum

Valladolid: cafés, culture and sculpture

Destination: Valladolid

For an authentic Spanish experience off the tourist beat, spend a couple of days in Valladolid, home to one of Spain’s most important museums and also a bit of a gourmet hotspot

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Mmmm!

See Naples and dine: the best pizza in Italy

by rfield

Destination: Naples

Brusque service and a two-hour wait for a table hardly sound promising ingredients for the best meal ever - yet the dinner I had in a little backstreet pizzeria in Naples was exactly that

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