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La Zucca

Restaurants in Venice: where to save and where to splash out

Destination: Venice

With its aggressive restaurant touts and eye-popping prices, Venice is fraught with dangers for diners. However, it is possible to find good, local food at a fair price. Just follow my advice

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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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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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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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Oysters and romance in the Ile de Ré

Destination: Ile de Re

Loveliest of French islands, Ile de Ré has all the ingredients for an idyllic, laidback holiday. Think long sandy beaches, retro charm, friendly people and superb seafood. Who needs St Tropez?

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Private beach at Nusa Dua

Bliss and beaches in beautiful Bali

Destination: Nusa Dua

With its colourful tropical flowers, spiritual temples, white sandy beaches, warm turquoise waters, smiling people and luxurious resorts, Bali is the perfect dream holiday destination

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The Friday St. Georges Market

Belfast: bold, brash and beautiful

Destination: Belfast

Ireland’s second largest city, Belfast has a big heart, embracing one and all. You'll find it very hard to let go...

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