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Montréal from the St Lawrence River (© Perry Mastrovito/Québec Tourism)

Montréal in 48 hours

Destination: Montreal

With its mixture of French and English, ancient and modern, tradition and innovation, Montréal is North America’s most cosmopolitan city – perfect for a short break

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Sherry Lehmann's

Shopping in New York City: 60th Street/East and uptown

Destination: New York City

Boutique and designer stores, everywhere you look

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The Gates of Dawn in Vilnius

A midsummer night's dream in Vilnius

Destination: Vilnius

Vilnius, the pretty capital of Lithuania, has 100 types of beer and a thousand and one different events to celebrate its title of European Capital of Culture 2009

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Spend a little, shop a lot - in Kuala Lumpur

Destination: Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur has shrugged off its image as a city for fake knock-offs, emerging as a hotspot for polished malls and designer goods

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Prenzlauer Berg

Prenzlauer Berg: a slice of gentrified Berlin

Destination: Berlin

Since the Berlin wall came down, Prenzlauer Berg has been transformed into a happening hub of hip bars, cool boutiques… and trendy young families

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A typically lavish performance of Turandot at the lakeside Puccini Festival in Torre del Lago

Hit a high note on Tuscany’s Puccini trail

Destination: Tuscany

For opera buffs, following in Puccini's footsteps around Tuscany and watching his works performed under the stars in Torre del Lago makes for a blissful break

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Antwerp street scene

Indulge a passion for fashion in Antwerp

Destination: Antwerp

With its Mode Museum and fabulous boutiques, the chic city of Antwerp is a magnet for fashion-lovers, and proves that cutting-edge style really can be accessible to all

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A new kind of York

Destination: York

Who needs its transatlantic namesake when the ancient city of York proves itself well qualified to compete in the Carrie Bradshaw shopping stakes?

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The colourful façades of the iconic ‘Cases de l’Onyar’ in Girona’s old town are reflected in the river

Girona: a year-round delight

Destination: Girona

Often overlooked in the Barcelona rush, Girona, the medieval second city of Catalonia, is a bustling cultural centre with a lively and creative attitude

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Faraglioni rocks, Capri (©Fototeca ENIT/ De Agostini Picture Library)

A perfect day in Capri… on the cheap

Destination: Capri

With its designer shops and fashionable bars, beautiful Capri is a favourite with the rich and famous – but a holiday there need not cost the earth. Here’s how to plan a day while saving your euros

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