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Family travel: Lisbon

Portugal

Family travel: Lisbon

The Portuguese capital is one of Europe’s most atmospheric cities, and with beaches, surfing breaks and romantic castles just 25 minutes away, it’s a serious alternative to the Algarve

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Anguilla: Caribbean dream

Anguilla

Anguilla: Caribbean dream

It’s barely 16 miles long, but Anguilla combines luxury resorts, sizzling food shacks, sunset paddle trips and — of course — spectacular beaches in one of the Caribbean’s most unusual and authentic escapes

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Like a local: Belfast

United Kingdom

Like a local: Belfast

Belfast has swapped Troubles for tourism, reinventing itself as a foodie, shopping and culture hotspot. From the vibrant nightlife and galleries of the Cathedral Quarter to restaurants breathing new life into native cuisine, the city…

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City Life: Valencia

Spain

City Life: Valencia

Rich in history, stylish in appearance and rustic in nature, Valencia has shrugged off its under-the-radar image while retaining its ability to surprise

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Fermanagh Lakelands: Long Weekend

United Kingdom

Fermanagh Lakelands: Long Weekend

Venture out to this Northern Irish wilderness and be prepared for eclectic experiences, from kayaking through sheets of rain to having tea with a Hare Krishna and unexpected foodie finds

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Denmark’s Lake District

Denmark

Denmark’s Lake District

Explore Denmark’s little-known Lake District for everything from adventures on the water to heritage treats and the bustling towns of Vejle, Silkeborg and Aarhus

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Kansai: Kooky culture

Japan

Kansai: Kooky culture

Welcome to the Japanese region of Kansai, where the chaos of neon cities coexists in harmony with a traditional world of geishas, temples and lanterns

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