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As the Maldives opens its inhabited islands to tourism, Heidi Fuller-love island hops and meets loca...
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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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With its mix of faded Victorian grandeur and coastal kitsch, Scarborough has something of the fun-at-all-costs atmosphere that characterises classi...

Fuengirola sits conveniently between the two 'super resorts' of the Costa del Sol, Marbella and Torremolinos, within easy reach of their respective...

Devon's epically beautiful north coast is wilder, jagged and more remote-feeling than the south; perfect for blowing away cobwebs, escaping the dai...

You don't have to venture as far as the Hebrides or the northwest coast to find a beautiful Scottish beach. One of the most beguiling beaches is Se...

Since the days when Thailand's much-revered royalty had their palatial holiday escape built here in the 1920s, Hua Hin ha...

Playa Blanca has grown in leaps and bounds over the last decade from being a port and fishing village to the third biggest resort on Read more

A busy local market town with a large marina and relatively few hotels, Fethiye offers far more of a taste of real Turkey than...

The arid, mountainous island of Kalymnos, is one of the 12 Dodecanese islands in the southeast Aegean Sea. Historically, the local economy was base...

Widely described as the St Tropez of South America, this millionaires' playground for well-heeled South Americans is...

Relatively undiscovered, the United Arab Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah rewards holidaymakers who venture to its shores with long stretches of sun-kisse...

Coolangatta is a magnet for surfers and holidaymakers looking for the Gold Coast's quieter side. Safe, golden beaches, the best surfing on the Gold...

With its fantastic natural setting, a lively old town, art galleries and museums galore, numerous festivals (including its world-famous carnival) and ...

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