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From extraordinary tales of derring-do to the memoirs of a Congolese author, Dan Lewis of Stanfords reveals his best books for a May getaway.

After unearthing three etchings in a soggy car boot sale, David Middleton goes in search of the place they depict and discovers Barbizon, France’s bohemian village.

Chris Allsop treks Speyside’s Malt Whisky Trail, once the stomping ground for smugglers and illicit distillers, now the beating heart of Scotland’s whisky industry.

10 years after the Danish government began ‘normalising’ Christiania, Alex Fahey heads to Copenhagen to see what has become of the free town.

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Just two and a half hours from London, Bridgend County offers great surfing, award-winning beaches, dramatic landscapes and peak-to-beach cycling.

A destination steeped in history, rich in culture and filled with some amazing sights and attractions, Athens is a hugely popular holiday destination. This is a bustling city soaked in glorious sunshine, with breathtaking sights, exciting adventures, and thousands of years of heritage.

For most people, the very thought of a trip to the Caribbean tends to conjure up images of turquoise waters, powder white beaches, sizzling sunshine and lush foliage. Happily, this is all quite close to fact. Include a laid-back atmosphere, tropical breezes, sumptuous local cuisine, and a...

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