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Though somewhat inconvenient, becoming a castaway needn’t be a harrowing experience. Heed t...
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The Great British beach holiday is back in vogue. Ruth-Ellen Davis rounds up the best coastal resort...
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A little-known surf paradise in the Philippines is about to get a big wave of tourism. Emilee Tombs ...
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Basking near Australia’s continental shelf, Marie Barbieri loses herself among marine creatures of...
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We sent Daniel Fahey to the very cusp of the known world to catch some Chinese monsters. Here’s ho...
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Samantha Wilson heads to Útila in Honduras in search of Old Tom, the legendary barnacle-en...
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Self-professed musical enthusiast Jack Palfrey visits the Greek Sporades, setting of 2008 hit fil...
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Whether you want to tan on a beach all day or party the night away, there’s a Caribbean island to ...
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Wondering where to go on holiday this winter? Then make sure these destinations are on your radar...

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The green, low-lying, fertile island of Kos, is one of the 12 Dodecanese islands in the southeast Aegean Sea. The 'father of modern medicine', Hippocr...
Bustling Playa del Carmen has long attracted an international mix of young independent travellers, many of whom stick around to open restaurants, club...
The Black Sea's biggest and most popular resort, Sunny Beach lives up to its name and the huge swathe of powdery golden sand enjoys several undisturbe...
Heraklion on the Greek island of Crete is an industrial port city and has been the island's administrative capital since 1971. At first sight it is no...
A relative newcomer to the Costa package holiday market, until the early 1990s Roquetas de Mar was little more than a fishing settlement, typical of t...
Alghero is one of the most popular resorts in Sardinia, yet retains the charm and atmosphere of a working fishing village. It manages to cater for all...

Antibes and Juan les Pins are a tale of two cities located on each site of a peninsula (Cap d'Antibes): quiet, sensible Antibes is famous for its o...

Famed for its palm trees (7,000 of them apparently), Hyères, the most southerly city of Provence, was once the favourite summer resort of th...

Boasting a series of wide white beaches that stretch nearly uninterrupted for 56km (35 miles), Punta Cana has a well-deserved reputation as one of ...

Taormina is Sicily's most famous, upmarket and expensive resort, and it's all (or at least mainly) down to its fabulous location high up on Monte Taur...
Ipsos (Ypsos), on the island of Corfu in Greece, was one of the first villages on the island to develop into a holiday resort ...

Immortalised in the film of the same name, Casablanca has, for many, a romantic, mystical appeal. In reality, however, ...


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