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Five reasons why Lisbon is Europe's best-kept secret

Five reasons why Lisbon is Europe’s best-kept secret

Tucked away in the most western corner of Europe, Lisbon can often be overshadowed by its popular neighbours: Madrid, Paris and Rome. But now Europe's best-kept secret is quickly moving ...
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Nice, France: beaches, history and foodie-galore

Nice, France: beaches, history and foodie-galore

It’s a warm and sunny day as we head off from our hotel for a stroll towards the main beach in Nice, France when we sight our first eye-popping and ...
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An Official Game of Thrones Studio Tour is opening

An official Game of Thrones Studio Tour is opening

Anticipation for the final season of beloved TV show Game of Thrones is reaching a fever pitch, but it won’t be long until the realisation that it’s all well and ...
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Eurail pass 2019

Eurail introduces changes to rail passes

Europe’s extensive railway network means that travelling by train throughout the continent is one of the most convenient ways to get around. Eurail has long been the go-to when it ...
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Toulouse: a weekend in France's 'Pink City'

Toulouse: a weekend in France’s ‘Pink City’

The historical and fascinating city of Toulouse, France – also known as the ‘Pink City’ due to its distinctive pink stone used to construct many of the buildings – has a ...
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Greenland's Viking trail

Greenland’s Viking trail

The west coast of Greenland may be the most hospitable, but it is still wild enough that Viking settlements gave way to the original Greenlandic inhabitants that remain to this ...
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In the footsteps of Paul Cézanne

In the footsteps of Paul Cézanne

Cézanne was born in Aix-en-Provence 180 years ago, and his spirit is still evident in this Provencal town.  As I sip my aperitif on the terrace of Les Deux Garcons ...
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A day at the Château Cos d'Estournel winery, Bordeaux

A day at the Château Cos d’Estournel winery, Bordeaux

I have visited a few of the great wine regions of the world such as Napa Valley (USA), Stellenbosch (South Africa), Tuscany (Italy), Margaret River and the Barossa Valley (Australia) ...
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Ballintaggart Farm, Scotland review

Ballintaggart Farm, Scotland review

Some of the grandest views of pretty Scottish countryside can be seen from Ballintaggart Farm nestled in the rolling hillsides of Tay Valley at Grandtully, Perthshire. Located a 90-minute drive ...
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Cruise Croatia with Katarina Line

Cruise Croatia with Katarina Line

Experience the true Croatia with leading Croatian cruise and tour operator Katarina Line. The premier small ship cruise company offers weekly guaranteed departures from April to mid-October from major tourist ...
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