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“Spellbinding!” said a voice beside us, “absolutely spellbinding.” Sarah and I were enjoying after-dinner drinks on the river cruiser Amália Rodrigues as we gazed at the red-tiled rooftops, towers and bright facades of the medieval city of Porto in northern Portugal.  This was the final evening of our seven-day journey along the river Douro. Darkness
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Some say Andy Warhol invented everything that defines us today: ephemeral celebrity, art as a product and an all-round obsession with documenting the mundanity of everyday life. In design circles he is considered responsible for a revived obsession with art deco. Before he started collecting pieces in the Seventies, the Thirties was an unappreciated era
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In May, I will celebrate 10 years of living in California.  For those of you who haven’t been to California, it is one of the most beautiful places in the world to visit. There are also several facts about California that you probably don’t know about. From the unique sights and sounds of San Francisco to
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Why not let someone else take the strain this year and enjoy turkey and all the trimmings in the comfort of a spoiling hotel? Christmas in London is a magical affair, with uplifting carol singing in its beautiful cathedrals and churches, streets decorated with Christmas trees and fairy lights and shop windows full of goodies,
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When the summer days get too hot to handle, there is one thing sure to be the perfect treat: Ice Cream! In a city known for its gastronomy, there are an abundance of amazing shops offering the perfect dessert for every type of sweet tooth. Whether you like cones or cups, chocolate or fruity flavors,
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Just You is the UK’s single traveller specialist, organising holidays for independent globe trotters to over 65 countries, without charging a single supplement. Just You designs its holidays to offer the perfect balance between an escorted tour and independent travel. There is the option to stick with the group or head off and explore on
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Sydney Harbour is a stunning harbour. Dotted through the harbour are islands that offer a great day out, and even the chance to stay overnight. To get to the islands you need to either take a ferry, or a water taxi. These are some of the isalnds you can explore in Sydney: Shark Island This
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