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In Brief

Top 5: Beautiful French Cycling Routes

With the Tour de France almost upon us, Rosie Benson takes a look at some alternative cycling destinations… [READ]

Top 10: things not to do in London (and what to do instead)

Luke Abrahams steers away from the typical London to-do list and finds some hot alternatives [READ]

Top 10: Shakespeare play locations to visit

To celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday, Brionie Pereira proves that all the world’s a stage… [READ]


Palladio’s Vicenza

David Whitley visits an Italian beauty to discover the story behind the architectural legend [READ]

Hiking Lone Cone

Caroline Bishop braves the Canadian bears for a challenging climb with an incredible reward[READ]

The volcano miners of Java

An unusual stop off shows George Shankar another side to life in Indonesia [READ]

Tried and Tested


Escape Lounge, Stansted Airport

Jo Fletcher-Cross escapes the crowds and enjoys a relaxed start to her journey [READ]


Roba, London

Contemporary, welcoming and delicious, there’s a new place dishing up fine British food in central London, discovers Farida Zeynalova [READ]


Ellington Hotel, Berlin

This Berlin beauty with links to David Bowie and Ella Fitzgerald is an atmospheric place to stay in the city, finds Jo Fletcher-Cross [READ]


Costa Rica

Spotlight: Osa Peninsula

Jutting off Costa Rica’s southern Pacific coast, the Osa Peninsula is an unspoilt paradise of jungle, empty beaches and sleepy villages, says George Shankar [READ]


A first-timer’s guide to…Zimbabwe

Cities and wildlife, spectacular natural attractions and beautiful architecture – Zimbabwe has plenty to offer the first time visitor [READ]

Trinidad and Tobago

A first-timer’s guide to… Trinidad and Tobago

Small but perfectly formed, these two islands offer beauty, natural delights and the thrill of carnival [READ]

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