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In Brief

One on one: Martin Randall

The Chief Executive of Martin Randall Travel on staving off complacency amongst his staff and which elements of tours least satisfy clients [READ]

Top 5: food markets

Josephine Price round up some of the best food markets to discover delicious ingredients and local delicacies [READ]

Air Passenger Duty: the case studies

As the debate over Air Passenger Duty (APD) rages, we look at four other countries who've experimented with the tax [READ]

Blog

New Zealand: Goat Island

Louise Dransfield gets to know the friendly fish off the coast of the North Island [READ]

Slovenia: Going underground

Glen Mutel dons his monk’s robe and heads down into Slovenia’s Postojna... [READ]

Paris: The mother of all markets

Josephine Price visits Marche aux Puces de Saint-Ouen flea market in Paris [READ]

Tried and Tested

Hotels

Fistral Beach by Natural Retreats

Glen Mutel enjoys a stay overlooking one of the most unspoilt stretches of coast in England [READ]

Travel

Eurostar to Geneva

Tamsin Wressell takes advantage of the new simplified service to the Swiss city [READ]

Hotels

Les Tissourds, Chamonix

Tamsin Wressell stays in a cozy chalet in the Rhône-Alpes region of southeastern France and enjoys amazing views [READ]

Destinations

Sri Lanka

Top 10: must-see Sri Lanka

From the sacred ancient city of Kandy to lush tea estates, Andrew Eames picks out Sri Lanka’s top 10 attractions [READ]

Ecuador

Ecuador: the total guide

It might be known as the gateway to the Galapagos but Ecuador’s cities and landscapes reward extended stays, says Chris Moss [READ]

China

Shanghai: the alternative guide

Lucy Grewcock goes beyond the Bund to seek out some of the lesser-known sides of this huge and complex city [READ]

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