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  • Top 10 hotels made out of weird things
    Top 10 hotels made out of weird things

    This week we bring you some of the world's strangest hotels, from bright orange floating survival pods in the Dutch countryside to a room cut like a diamond ...

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  • 10 of the world's most frightful festivals
    10 of the world's most frightful festivals

    Witches hats and facepaints at the ready, the spooky and unexplained occurences of All Hallows Eve night are almost upon us. As a special Halloween treat, ...

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  • And you're a dirty rascal: 10 castles close to London
    And you're a dirty rascal: 10 castles close to London

    It is the stuff dreams are made of, where legends are made, where myths are created. Everyone loves a castle! Who as a kid (or even in later life) has ...

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  • Top 10 hotels to avoid around the world
    Top 10 hotels to avoid around the world

    How many times has a hotel left you feeling underwhelmed? There's nothing wrong with a hotel that's a bit rough around the edges - luxury hotels aside, ...

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  • 10 unmissable bonfire night celebrations around the UK
    10 unmissable bonfire night celebrations around the UK

    One of the most spectacular nights of the year is almost upon us so we've hunted down the 10 best places to watch the fireworks this Guy Fawkes' night. ...

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  • The cafés that have welcomed the stars
    The cafés that have welcomed the stars

    Al fresco, at the bar or sat at the table indoors; there are many ways to enjoy a good coffee. Cafés retain an important place in daily life, being a place ...

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  • Stately secrets: top 10 homes away from home
    Stately secrets: top 10 homes away from home

    This week we explore some of our favourite places to stay for taking some time out from the daily routine this May bank holiday weekend. From Istanbul ...

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  • Dead famous: 10 hotels where celebrities have died
    Dead famous: 10 hotels where celebrities have died

    The luxurious lifestyles of the rich and famous are often accompanied by controversy and scandal, and for us mere mortals, this leads to a sometimes disturbing ...

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  • Festival fever: festivals not to miss this summer
    Festival fever: festivals not to miss this summer

    With each summer comes festival fever as party-goers across the globe go in search of the music. Be it a beach party or field side affair, the list of ...

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  • Home grown ideas: embrace the staycation
    Home grown ideas: embrace the staycation

    Many of us are preoccupied with jetting away on holiday to exotic shores, but what about turning our attention to what we have at home? The Enjoy England ...

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  • The 10 best burgers in the world
    The 10 best burgers in the world

    There are very few dishes which have not only stood the test of time but which have also managed to appeal to taste buds right around the globe. Relatively ...

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  • Our top 10 three Michelin star restaurants
    Our top 10 three Michelin star restaurants

    With a week to go until European culinary capital, Copenhagen's food festival kicks off, our resident journalist and posh-food aficonado, Neil Kreeger, ...

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  • Ten hotels with a story to tell
    Ten hotels with a story to tell

    From Brazilian beaches to Russia's cultural capital - enviable locations and a host of famous faces have added to the allure of the world's most renowned ...

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  • A walk down the most expensive streets in the world
    A walk down the most expensive streets in the world

    Even just walking down these famous world thoroughfares makes ones feel chicer, richer and hipper, never mind having the means to actually go into any ...

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  • 10 Eggcelent UK spring time spots
    10 Eggcelent UK spring time spots

    With the bad weather (although not always) starting to make its way out and a number of bank holidays coming up, it's important to get yourself up and ...

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  • Affordable family holidays for the February half-term
    Affordable family holidays for the February half-term

    No sooner has the memory of Christmas and New Year faded than the next holiday period creeps up on us as the winter sets in. February half-term is just ...

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  • 10 places to go in the UK if you still don't have your passport
    10 places to go in the UK if you still don't have your passport

    While the government has promised to try and clear the backlog of passport applications, there is still no guarantee that you will receive yours in time ...

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  • Carnivals of the world: get your mask on!
    Carnivals of the world: get your mask on!

    Sequins, big skirts, feathers and masks, the carnival season kick-off is approaching. Religious in its origin, these costumed festivals begin just after ...

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  • Camp under the stars: this year's best festivals
    Camp under the stars: this year's best festivals

    Summer's approaching and all you want to do is sit back, relax and do nothing. Well think again! If you're passionate about music, are in need of escaping ...

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  • 10 place names you won't believe exist
    10 place names you won't believe exist

    The world is a rich and varied place, as is the English language. So it stands to reason that at least a handful of destinations, stunning as they may ...

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  • Last minute Mothers' Day ideas
    Last minute Mothers' Day ideas

    It's that time of the year again, when you bond with your mother and re-connect over Mothers' Day weekend. This year, Mothering Sunday falls on 18 March, ...

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  • Zoned in: top 10 design hostels
    Zoned in: top 10 design hostels

    Large five-star hotels are out this season as we welcome the boutique hostel with open arms. Hostels are no longer the grotty seedy joints with previous ...

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  • Open air cinemas
    Open air cinemas

    Now that the weather has finally stabilised and we are more or less in the middle of a sustained sunny stretch, the prospect of a night out at an open ...

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  • Our top 10 boutique hotels
    Our top 10 boutique hotels

    Forget about those towering concrete hotels boasting over 500 rooms, six pools and seven restaurants! Time to take a real break and head for tranquillity ...

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  • Top 10 themed weekends in France
    Top 10 themed weekends in France

    The cold weather is coming our way faster than we can say "Christmas" and what better reason to take to your heels for a quick weekend with our ...

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  • 10 world record-breaking hotels
    10 world record-breaking hotels

    The Guinness Book of World Records has been keeping track of the planet's longest and shortest, quickest and slowest, biggest and smallest for 60 years ...

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  • Real green hotels, none of that green wash
    Real green hotels, none of that green wash

    Forget the 'green wash' hotels you hear about with pseudo green initiatives and stay at a real environmentally-friendly place. Come along with us and island ...

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  • Best Weekend Getaways
    Best Weekend Getaways

    Self-care 2020? Make fabulous weekend getaways happen to live your best life!

    Society
    United States of America | 17/02/2020
  • Our top 10 European city breaks, no capitals!
    Our top 10 European city breaks, no capitals!

    TOP 10: Often over-looked in favour of their bigger, more alluring cousins, Europe's second cities have so much to offer. They may lack capital-city status, ...

    Culture
    Austria | 05/01/2015