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Scotch Malt Whisky Society

A decadent day in Edinburgh

by revere

Destination: Edinburgh

If you’re on a day trip to Edinburgh, forget culture and instead indulge yourself. Go shopping, sample whisky and don't forget the Champagne

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Some of the ceramic art from Ardmore

South Africa - a Natal Midlands Meander

Destination: Midlands Meander

South Africa’s Natal Midlands region is bursting with unique places to visit and is well worth devoting a couple of days of exploration to

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Vineyards galore and a stunning panorama

A festive feast – Christmas in Bolzano

by slane

Destination: Bolzano

At Bolzano's Christmas market Italian and mitteleuropean cultures combine in a cosmopolitan mix

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The Blue Mosque is the most distinctive feature of Istanbul's skyline

Istanbul - Byzantium of old is now a cool capital of culture

Destination: Istanbul

Istanbul is not just a treasure-trove of ancient wonders; it has a modern side and a vibrant art and shopping scene. The latest European Capital of Culture is a great place to spend a long weekend

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Christmas lights in Florence

A Tuscan Christmas: winter magic in Florence and Pisa

Destination: Florence

Market stalls piled high with lovely food, trattoria waiters with time to chat and no queues (except at Tiffany's on Christmas Eve, but that's another story); Florence and Pisa are a delight in winter

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Say cheese at Place Monge

Shopping in Paris: a gourmet guide to street markets

Destination: Paris

Whether you're shopping for a picnic, counting the number of cheeses on sale or simply observing Parisians at play, head for one of the 80 street markets dotted across Paris. Here's where to find them

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Swindon Outlet Shopping Centre

England - Swindon: a surprisingly interesting place

Destination: Swindon

Swindon, in Wiltshire, is famous for railways and Honda cars but must have more going for it - it has just been officially twinned with Walt Disney World in Florida

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Sydney Harbour Bridge by night - see this from near Cafe Extra restauraunt.

Sydney – sightsee like a tourist, wine and dine like a local

by Monique

Destination: Sydney

Avoid tourist traps, like below average food at above average prices, by using this local knowledge of Sydney to discover great places to eat and drink while you're out on the sightseeing trail!

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Shopping in Berlin: Ku'damm, a famous city street

Destination: Berlin

The “Oxford Street” of Berlin, Ku'damm offers everything from high street brands to serious haute couture

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