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Introducing the Camino to Rome

Introducing the Camino to Rome

What better way to celebrate love than by rambling through the land that practically invented romance? Become doe-eyed in the home of Chianti, lose yourselves along Tuscan hills or become the stars of your very own Renaissance painting.

The best places to experience fall in New York State

The best places to experience fall in New York State

Autumn in America, otherwise known as fall lasts until 20 December and transforms landscapes across the country into a spectacular array of vivid colours and New York State is no different.

Take a hike in Manitoba

Taking a hike in Manitoba might not give you altitude sickness but it will not be bland or boring.

First steps along the world's edge: The Three Capes Track

First steps along the world's edge: The Three Capes Track

When Lonely Planet rated Tasmania among the world's top regions to visit in 2015, there was one experience they said was not to be missed. A multi-day walk like no other – where dolerite chasms are crossed, tall eucalypts cast shadows and footprints are left along towering sea cliffs.

Discover Doc Martin's idyllic Cornish coast

Discover Doc Martin's idyllic Cornish coast

Stunning coastline, idyllic fishing villages and fresh, local food. You can be forgiven for craving a visit to Cornwall as curmudgeonly GP Doc Martin returns to our screens.

Time to get back in the saddle: Cycling in the Cultural Heart of Germany

Time to get back in the saddle: Cycling in the Cultural Heart of Germany

Not a beach bum? Bit of an active type? The Cultural Heart of Germany region of Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia might be the right summer holiday destination for you then, offering thousands of miles of cycling trails - off the beaten track and with the added bonus of cultural sites and picturesque towns along the way.

Caledonian sleeper to Fort William and Mallaig holiday

Caledonian sleeper to Fort William and Mallaig holiday

The Caledonia sleeper is perhaps one of Britain's most iconic rail journeys and over the last 12 months has seen new ownership and numerous operational changes.

Wales Trails encourages visitors to park the car and enjoy the Welsh scenery

Wales Trails encourages visitors to park the car and enjoy the Welsh scenery

Visitors to Wales are being encouraged to park their car and explore the fantastic country by train, cycle or on foot in a new sustainable transport and tourism initiative.

Flores voted among best in travel by Lonely Planet

Flores voted among best in travel by Lonely Planet

The island of Flores in Indonesia has been named one of the world’s top ten regions to visit in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015 yearbook.

Experience the seduction of rugged North Cornwall

Experience the seduction of rugged North Cornwall

For some, a summer holiday in Cornwall can conjure up thoughts of a throng of holidaymakers. Not so here in this friendly little hamlet where you will definitely escape the madding crowd and experience the seduction of North Cornwall's rugged beauty.

New Laura Ashley Hotel celebrates multi million pound refurb in glitzy Gatsby style

New Laura Ashley Hotel celebrates multi million pound refurb in glitzy Gatsby style

Laura Ashley's new luxury hotel showcased its multi-million pound refurbishment this weekend in a glitzy Great Gatsby extravaganza.

Art lovers package celebrates launch of new Mr Turner feature film

Art lovers package celebrates launch of new Mr Turner feature film

To celebrate the release of the new 'Mr Turner' moviestarring Timothy Spall, an historic inn just moments away from a famous scene immortalised by the 19th century painter J.M.W Turner is launching a new 'Art Lovers' break.

Wild Atlantic Way itinerary for an autumn holiday

Wild Atlantic Way itinerary for an autumn holiday

Irish Ferries has created a ten-day touring holiday along the south-west section of the Wild Atlantic Way, with prices from £434 per person including ferry travel.

Fall into winter - For a quieter, more tranquil Moab, Utah

Fall into winter - For a quieter, more tranquil Moab, Utah

As summer fades to fall and winter so does the barking lockers of 4x4's, the squeals of delight from rafters on the mighty Colorado River and the multitudes of people, and a softer side of Moab begins to immerge.

Autumn's natural fashion show gives 'wow' factor to Ontario, Canada

Autumn's natural fashion show gives 'wow' factor to Ontario, Canada

For a real 'wow' factor this autumn there is no better place to be than Ontario, Canada during its annual Fall Foliage.