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Talland Bay, Cornwall

Talland Bay Hotel, luxurious and quirky, sits between Looe and Polperro. Michael Edwards explores the spectacular sea-swept South Cornwall coast.

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15th Apr 2019
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A New Forest break at Balmer Lawn Hotel

David Powell rediscovers peace, tranquility and relaxation during a short break to the New Forest and Balmer Lawn Hotel.

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8th Apr 2019
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5 unmissable South American highlights

From its vivacious culture to its unrivalled biodiversity – we’ll introduce you to the best of South America on a Peregrine small group tour.

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5th Apr 2019
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London’s Spy Hotel

St Ermin’s Hotel, Westminster, was at the heart of spying intrigue for much of the last century. Michael Edwards investigates.

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1st Apr 2019
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Mature travellers seek adventure

A recent Rough Guides survey shows that many older travellers have a growing sense of adventure. Michael Edwards reports on some ambitious travel plans.

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27th Mar 2019
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Egypt’s Red Sea Riviera

Michael Edwards relaxes at The Cascades Golf Resort, Spa & Thalasso on Somabay

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18th Mar 2019
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Mauritius in 10 tastes

The flavours of Mauritius tell the story of this Indian Ocean nation from colonial days through to independence. Michael Edwards tastes his way around the island.

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13th Mar 2019
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A walking safari

If you’re planning a safari don’t forget to include some time exploring by foot. Michael Edwards says there is much to be learnt from slow travel.

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4th Mar 2019
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Queen Victoria's Swiss Mountain

Following Queen Victoria’s ascent of 7,000 feet Mount Pilatus, Michael Edwards stays in the Hotel Pilatus-Kulm

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25th Feb 2019
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Singapore’s big year

Two centuries ago Sir Stafford Raffles “discovered” Singapore. Michael Edwards reports that 2019, packed with events and festivals, is a particularly good year to visit Singapore

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20th Feb 2019
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Flavours of the USA

What was JFK drinking during the Cuban Missile Crisis? Michael Edwards dines his way to the answer at POTUS Restaurant, at the Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment.

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11th Feb 2019
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Discover walking and the great outdoors with HF Holidays

Discover walking and the great outdoors with HF Holidays. With more than 100 years’ experience providing walking and activity holidays we’re the perfect choice to help you explore the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

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6th Feb 2019
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Nestled in the New Forest

Michael Edwards visits Rhinefield House Hotel. Not only is it a gourmet’s delight, this palatial property is also perfectly located for exploring Hampshire and Dorset.

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4th Feb 2019
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Charming and enchanting British hotels

We’ve picked out the wonderfully romantic hotels, intimate inns, mountain hideaways and island escapes for a perfect getaway.

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30th Jan 2019
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Majestic Muscat

The Intercontinental Hotel is in a prime location for relaxing between visiting Muscat’s sophisticated attractions. Michael Edwards reports from Oman’s capital

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28th Jan 2019
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Single traveller myths busted!

Travelling by yourself? It can seem like a daunting prospect, but, you don't have to be lonely travelling solo, in fact it could be life changing for you!

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21st Jan 2019
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Light up Lucerne

LILU was the first Light Festival Lucerne. Michael Edwards visits one of Switzerland’s most stylish cities and predicts that LILU will grow and grow.

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21st Jan 2019
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Is a coach tour of Italy right for me?

If you plan 2019 to include an authentic travel adventure, get off the beaten track and take a Cosmos coach tour through some of Italy's most stunning landscapes, sampling local produce and exploring the history behind the country's beautifully preserved ancient buildings.

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16th Jan 2019
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Winter sunshine

Michael Edwards escapes the British winter at the luxurious Jumeirah Dar Al Masyaf at the Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

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15th Jan 2019
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Make 2019 the year you travel in true comfort and style

Join the 1.5 million satisfied customers who enjoy an escorted touring holiday to some of the best destinations in Europe, whilst travelling by luxury coach.

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13th Jan 2019
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UK money saving trips

A few of the ways to make the most of your money and cut costs when travelling around the UK

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9th Jan 2019
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January travel - holiday health hazards

'Travel broadens the mind and loosens the bowels' - besides being a favourite quip of gastroenterologists, this statement represents the unfortunate truth for substantial numbers of travellers at home and abroad.

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2nd Jan 2019
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Jane Austen’s House Museum

A humble cottage in Chawton, Hampshire draws Janeites from all over the globe. Michael Edwards visits and investigates Jane Austen’s enduring appeal

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19th Dec 2018
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The other Dubai

There’s another side to high-rise digital Dubai. Michael Edwards stays at Al Seef Hotel by Jumeirah, in the heritage area, and learns how the Emirati are rediscovering their precious identity

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10th Dec 2018
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Historic Hampshire

Michael Edwards discovers a peaceful country retreat at Audleys Wood Hotel near Basingstoke.

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29th Nov 2018
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Reasons to walk the Camino de Santiago

The Camino de Santiago (or the Way of Saint James) is one of the most popular of the ancient pilgrimage routes to Santiago de Compostella. Here's everything you need to know about why you should try it.

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21st Nov 2018
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Haven a great time on NCL Epic

David Powell finds an exclusive ship within a ship as he samples The Haven, NCL's most luxurious, peaceful and discerning cruise experience.

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21st Nov 2018
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The Meerkat OAP

Few people would consider retiring to the remote inferno of the Kalahari, most prefer a cosy McCarthy & Stone apartment within walking distance of Waitrose. But 78 year-old Professor Anne Rasa is redefining the Real Marigold Hotel concept. Michael Edwards investigates

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12th Nov 2018
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Domaine de Perches

Many of us dream of that epic restoration project in rural France. Michael Edwards enjoys a sumptuous boutique hotel that escaped Grand Designs’ attention

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8th Nov 2018
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Discovering Mauritius

Mark Twain wrote that Heaven was modelled on Mauritius. Michael Edwards discovers that Tui’s all-inclusive Sensimar Lagoon Hotel has only improved things.

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25th Oct 2018
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