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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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Blackpool has never had any airs and graces, and has managed, by hook or by crook, to maintain its status as one of the

Malia has been Crete's prime party resort since the late 1980s. Its reputation was, and still is, based on British 18-30s on package deals in search o...

Cannes is a glamorous resort on the Côte d'Azur. The sandy beaches of La Croisette attract sun-worshippers and people...

The Suffolk coast is the refined version of the English seaside experience, with pretty Georgian towns and tasteful piers. The main industry these ...

Famed for its palm trees (7,000 of them apparently), Hyères, the most southerly city of Provence, was once the favourite summer resort of th...

Puerto del Carmen is the biggest and busiest resort on Lanzarote. It divides quite discretely into 'ol...
Founded as a port by King Attalus of Pergamon in 158BC, Antalya has been owned by the Romans, Byzantines, Crusaders, Selçuk ...

Fort Myers is a subdued alternative to Florida's bustle-and-bling Miami.

Stunning Sorrento is one of Italy's most well-established resorts: relaxed, picturesque and sunny. Its location, on one of the ...
The self-styled 'Ultimate Island' certainly has plenty for everyone, from those looking for a relaxing beach holiday through to a cultural journey. It...

This very British resort, dominating as it does the Rance Estuary from its headland position, offers a magnificent panoramic view of both the Rance...

With 330km (200 miles) of coastline, Mauritius' sandy beaches (perfect for swimming) are its key attraction.

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