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Top 5 Maya sites in Mexico

Mexico

Top 5 Maya sites in Mexico

The crumbling pyramids of the once mighty Maya empire loom above Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula — including the famed icon Chichén Itzá

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Where to stay in Delhi

India

Where to stay in Delhi

Delhi’s mix of modernity and Mughal monuments is set to a soundtrack of car horns, but with new hostels opening up alongside five-star properties, a stay in India’s capital can also be a breath of…

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Porto: Port in a storm

Portugal

Porto: Port in a storm

The São João Festival offers an intoxicating introduction to Porto and its native tipple, but no education in port would be complete without a journey upstream to the soulful quintas of Pinhão

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Chile: Patagonia Indomita

Chile

Chile: Patagonia Indomita

Lace up your walking boots and pack light. Down in the far-flung latitudes of Chilean Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park’s ‘W’ trail offers hikers a challenging five-day, 45-mile circuit through crescendoing peaks and hanging…

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Valletta: A capital idea

Travel Talk

Valletta: A capital idea

The Maltese capital is in the spotlight as one of two European Capitals of Culture for 2018 and is reeling in travellers with a slew of cultural celebrations and new openings

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An open book: Fez’s revival

Travel Talk

An open book: Fez’s revival

Following a glut of restoration projects and new openings, the medieval medina of Fez has inviting new propositions for tourists — among them, the world’s oldest library

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