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The wooden dance floor at the Century Ballroom on Valentine's Day

Shopping, Starbucks and swing: live like a local in Seattle

Destination: Seattle

It's a US city renowned for its live music scene, a great farmers' market and cafés where you can chill out with a Grande caramel macchiato. Best of all, many of its cultural events are free

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A civilised short break in County Sligo

Destination: Sligo

Don't be fooled by the untamed scenery of Sligo. With its literary heritage, art galleries, fine food and pubs, this corner of north-west Ireland is anything but wild – unless you want it to be

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Canal cutting

A walk along the Shropshire Union canal

Destination: Staffordshire

Lazing on a sunny afternoon...taking a trip down the tow-paths of the Shropshire Union canal.

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African sunset

A road trip through the Cape

by MelV

Destination: Plettenberg Bay

After a bit of sun, sea and winelands? Better get down to the Western Cape region of South Africa

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Conservatory White Walls

Cornwall - a traditional family holiday

Destination: Constantine Bay

A family holiday in Constantine Bay with activities to suit all

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In the funky working-class neighbourhood of Zizkov, U Sadu is the place to share a Gambrinus with the locals - open 8am-4am!

Raise a glass to Prague's anti-stag pub crawl

by robbutt

Destination: Prague

Want to savour Prague's finest beers without bumping into stag parties and tourist traps? Simply follow this short and scenic route and you'll be shouting "Na zdraví!" with the locals in no time

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Belle Vallee gardens in winter

A chateau or two in enchanting Normandy

Destination: France

Experience the ultimate unwind when you explore the peaceful picture-postcard spa towns and villages of rural northern France

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Teddy Bear Rice

Visit Thailand with a food allergy? It's not nuts

by Lol

Destination: Bangkok

The locals sprinkle peanuts on even a simple salad in Thailand. But as long as you're sensible, food allergies shouldn't prevent you from visiting this ancient, exciting and friendly land

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The Moorish delights of a holiday in Granada

Destination: Granada

Granada offers a taste of the real Spain and a glimpse of the old Andalucia with its world famous tapas and incredible Moorish architecture

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The banks of the river Neckar provide a charming and beautiful place to rest for a while

Tübingen: for a taste of the Germany you don't know

by Rich

Destination: Tubingen

Set deep in the heart of rural Baden-Württemberg, Tübingen is a charming little market town that is just begging to be discovered

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